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Ford County County Court Cases

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About the County: Ford County, Illinois was founded in 1859. The county was named after Thomas Ford (1800–50), eighth Governor of Illinois; served during the Illinois Mormon War. The Ford County court complex is located in the county seat city of Paxton.

Formed from portions of Vermilion County, the county has a reported population of 14081 residents and comprises a total area of 486 square miles within the state of Illinois. In 2016, there was a reported unemployement rate of 9.4% in Ford County. A total of 6445 tax returns were filed in 2015.

Ford County Crime Case Data

The following cases of crime were recorded in the county in 2015:

  • Homicide/Murder: 0
  • Sexual Assault/Rape: 8
  • Battery & Assault: 40
  • Burglary: 63
  • Theft: 133
  • Vehicle Theft: 5
  • Arson 2
  • Drug-Related Cases / Offenses: 168

Ford County Civil Cases

In 2013, the county processed at total of 91 marriages, and 26 divorce cases.