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North Bench Street , Galena, Illinois 61036, United States
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Jo Daviess County County Court Cases

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About the County: Jo Daviess County, Illinois was founded in 1827. The county was named after Joseph Hamilton Daveiss (1774–1811), commander of the Indiana Dragoons at the Battle of Tippecanoe. The Jo Daviess County court complex is located in the county seat city of Galena.

Formed from portions of Henry, Mercer, and Putnam County, the county has a reported population of 22678 residents and comprises a total area of 601 square miles within the state of Illinois. In 2016, there was a reported unemployement rate of 7.8% in Jo Daviess County. A total of 10844 tax returns were filed in 2015.

Jo Daviess County Crime Case Data

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

  • Homicide/Murder: 0
  • Sexual Assault/Rape: 6
  • Battery & Assault: 15
  • Burglary: 64
  • Theft: 193
  • Vehicle Theft: 9
  • Arson 2
  • Drug-Related Cases / Offenses: 120

Jo Daviess County Civil Cases

In 2013, the county processed at total of 340 marriages, and 44 divorce cases.