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Posted on: July 28, 2022

Citizens Leadership Academy Applications Now Available

Learn more about your local government agencies and departments during our annual Citizens Leadership Academy, hosted by the County of Peoria and City of Peoria. This free program will be held Tuesday and Thursday evenings from September 6-October 13, 202...

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Posted on: July 18, 2022

Upcoming Learn with Peoria County Programs

Peoria County invites the public to join us for our upcoming Learn with Peoria County classes and tours, made possible in part through Illinois Central College’s Adult Community Programs curriculum.

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Posted on: July 8, 2022

Sheriff Chris Watkins

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Sheriff Watkins has devoted his entire life to serving others, whether serving in the United States Air Force or as a 18-year veteran of the Peoria County Sheriff’s Office.

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Posted on: July 8, 2022

Peoria County Sheriff Asbell to Step Down, Capt. Chris Watkins Designated to Fill Duties in Interim

Peoria County Sheriff Brian Asbell has notified the Peoria County Board and County Clerk of his intent to resign as Peoria County Sheriff. He has designated Captain Christopher M. Watkins, current Field Commander of the Sheriff’s Patrol Division...

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