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Fulton County Jail Overview

Fulton County is in Illinois and as of 2010 it had a population of 37,069 and the county seat is Lewistown. The largest city in the County is Canton. Fulton County is part of the Peoria-Canton, IL Statistical Area.
The county was organized in 1823 from Pike County and is named for Robert Fulton inventor of the steamboat. Fulton County housed Camp Ellis during WWII. The county hosts the annual Spoon River Scenic Drive once a year. It is the site of the Ogden Fettie Site or one of the important sites in Havana Hopewell Native Culture. It also has the largest collection of Woodland Mounds in Illinois.

Fulton County has a total area of 883 square miles of which 17 square miles is water.
Fulton County Board Chairman
Bob Bucher
Phone: 309-547-3041 x 107
[email protected]
Zip codes in Fulton County are: 61536, 61563, 61477, 61482, 61484, 61415, 61501, 61519, 61520, 61524, 62644, 61427, 61431, 61433, 61432, 61543, 61441, 61542.

Fulton County Jail Overview

Fulton County Jail is a medium security and is directed by the Fulton County, Il. Sheriff’s Office. Offenders usually stay in the jail, until they are sentenced, acquitted or released on bail. It houses inmate for short period of time serving less than a year jail term. Most of the inmates in Fulton County Jail are convicted for misdemeanor offenses like drunk-and-drive, fight/assault, and theft. The Jail provides basic amenities to the inmates like bathroom facility, 3 times meals, education program and TV facility. It also provides a work release program and other specialized services to the inmates. There are 65 beds in the facility and 10 full time employees.
Fulton County, IL Jail
268 W. Washington Ave.
PO Box 269
Lewiston, Illinois 61542

Inmate Search

Fulton County Jail maintains an online inmate roster where one can find the list of detainees. The list is updated usually once a month. To check the inmate roster please visit:
You can also visit the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office directly to find an inmate.
If you cannot find an inmate through the Fulton County Jail Sheriff Department website, contact the state of Illinois at:

As of 2013, there were over 69,300 inmates incarcerated in Illinois.

Jail Policies and Procedures

Jail Visiting Hours and Rules
Visiting shall be conducted twice weekly. Inmates are allowed visitation for up to thirty minutes per week on Wednesdays or Saturdays unless that inmate has had disciplinary action taken for a jail rule violation. Visitors shall be selected by the inmate and their names placed on the authorized visitor’s list.
Women’s Visiting Hours
Wednesday 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am -11:00 am
In order to be allowed visitation you must be signed in no later than 3:00 pm on Wednesday and no later than 11:00 am on Sunday.
Men’s Visiting Hours
Wednesday 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In order to be allowed visitation you must be signed in no later than 8:00 pm on Wednesday and no later than 3:00 p.m. on Sunday.
Visiting Guidelines
Inmates serving a sentence of periodic imprisonment, such as weekends or work release, are not eligible for visitation privileges.
In cases where a relative and a friend arrive at the same time, the relative will be given preference.
Anyone on a visitation list that creates a problem for staff may have their visitation rights revoked.
Persons under the age of 17 shall be accompanied by an adult with picture identification.
Visitation between parties involving any known order of protection shall not be permitted.

All cash money be added through the kiosk in the lobby and money orders must be mailed to:
Fulton County Sheriff
268 W. Washington Ave.
P.O. Box 269
Lewistown, IL 61542
Phone: 309) 547-2277
Fax: (309) 547-2355

Working at the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office

To find opening at the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office or jail, contact the sheriff’s office at: 309-547-2277 or fax 3309-547-2355. Currently, no employment openings are listed for either the Sheriff’s Office or the jail.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

All registered sex offenders are registered on either a national or state sex offender database. The people on these databases have been convicted of a sex or kidnapping crime. The definition of a sex offender is a person convicted of a crime involving sex, including rape, molestation, and production or distribution of child pornography. You can access this information online for Fulton County, Illinois by going to:

but bear in mind that searches sometimes reveal primary last know addresses or, rather the block that they live on. You are also required to accept a disclosure to use the database.

County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in Fulton County, Illinois

Fulton County Sheriff’s Office
Jeff Standard, Sheriff
268 Washington Avenue
PO Box 269
Lewistown, IL 61542
Phone: 309-547-2277
Fax: 309-547-2355

Civil Process
Kathy Bull
Phone: 309-547-3041 x 102

The Sheriff’s Office has a staff of 52 full time employees including patrol, investigations, civil, K9, and criminal.

To search for active arrest warrants in Fulton County Illinois, physically go to the local sheriff’s office, pay a small fee and receive the report you need. You can find information plus links to the Illinois State Department of Corrections who have additional information o most wanted in Fulton Count at: City information on warrants and most wanted can be found at Fulton County City Police Departments. The website is:

A list of cities, police department’s address and phone number can be fund on this site.

Fulton County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Fulton County Probation Department
Location:100 North Main Street, Lewistown, Illinois, 61542
Fulton County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined 59
Avg Daily Population 63
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll 12
Full time total employees 12
Total salaries and wages 500835
Other operating expenditures 249238
Total construction costs 0
Equipment, furnishings, etc 0
Year of original construction 1983
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable


Fulton County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201615,774
Number Employed Annual Average, 201614,604
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20161,170
Unemployment Rate, 20167.4
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201544,649
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Fulton County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20144,874
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201514.9
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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