Peoria County Sheriff’s Office: Detectives
The Peoria County Sheriff's Office's Detective Division reviews approximately 13,000 reports annually and investigates approximately 1000 of these reported incidents. One lieutenant and six detectives are responsible for investigating everything from runaways to homicides. The deputies assigned to this division work first and second shifts, and a detective is on call 24 hours a day. The detectives are supported by administrative staff who handle record-keeping, data entry, records searches, and phone calls.