Edwards County Police Blotter (Illinois)


Edwards County Police Departments are law enforcement offices charged with maintaining peace and order through stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Edwards County, Illinois. Police Departments respond to numerous alleged crimes every day, and they record police actions in Edwards County police blotters. These police blotters list all police arrests and other police station events. Arrest listings include the name of the suspected criminal, the time and place of the incident, the name of the arresting officer, and the name of the victim. They may also list the suspect's address and any jail bookings or prior criminal history. Police blotters provide important information on local Edwards County crime as well as an individual's criminal record, and searching blotters is part of a thorough background check. Edwards County Police Departments may also provide crime maps showing the location of local criminal activity. These police blotter records are often available on the Police Department website.

Albion Police Department Albion IL 50 East Main Street 62806 618-445-4024

West Salem Police Department West Salem IL 111 West Church Street 62476 618-456-3525

West Salem Police Department West Salem IL 106 East South Street 62476 618-445-7849


Edwards County Sheriff Departments act as law enforcement agents, keeping order by stopping crimes and investigating reported criminal activity Edwards County, Illinois. Sheriff Departments keep detailed records on all of their actions, including arrest reports, and these activities are recorded in Edwards County police blotters. These police blotters list all Edwards County Sheriff Department arrests. Edwards County arrest reports include the name of the arrested person, the time and location of the crime, and the name of the arresting officer. Many also include the name of the victim or the person reporting the suspected crime, as well as the suspect's address and any jail bookings. Police blotters provide important information on local crimes, as well as a someone's criminal history, which can help perform an Edwards County background check. Sheriff Departments may also produce crime maps that show the location of criminal activity and arrests. These police blotter records are typically available to the public on the Sheriff Department website.

Edwards County Sheriffs Department / Edwards County Jail Albion IL 50 East Main Street, 1 62806 618-445-2721