Marion, Illinois Police and Jail Information

Marion is a city in Williamson County, Illinois. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 16.69 square miles (43.23 sq. km). The City of Marion had a population of approximately 17,193 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Marion, Illinois is Mike Absher. Mike Absher can be contacted at (618) 997-6281 and by email at

Mike Absher, Mayor
Marion City Mayor’s Office
City of Marion
Marion City Hall
1102 Tower Square Plaza,
Marion IL 62959
Phone: (618) 997-6281
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Marion City Mayor

Marion, Illinois Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2013 Marion: 20.2 U.S. Average: 204.3
Violent crime rate in 2011 Marion: 316.1 U.S. Average: 214.1

Facts about crime in Marion, Illinois:

  • The overall crime rate in Marion is 20% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.46 daily crimes that occur in Marion.
  • Marion is safer than 16% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Marion you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Marion has decreased by 6%.

Marion, Illinois Police Station Information

We have not found any police department in the city of Marion. As Marion is located in Williamson County, we have included the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office.

Marion Police Department

The Marion Police Department has 16 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 13,500 people.

Marion Police Department
1001 W Deyoung St,
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: (618) 993-2124
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Marion Police
Marion Police Facebook

Marion, Illinois City or County Jail Information

Williamson County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Williamson County Jail
404 N. Van Buren
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-997-6541
Fax: (618) 998-2296
Dispatch Fax: (618) 997-1301

Williamson County Jail Visitations Hours:

Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Williamson County Jail Visitations
Williamson County Jail

Police Records Request in Marion, Illinois

We have not found police records information on the Marion Police Department website. Instead, police records can be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office during normal business hours. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable FOIA Request form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Tammy Beasley, City Clerk/FOIA Officer
City of Marion
Marion City Hall
1102 Tower Square
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: (618) 997-6281
Fax: (618) 997-2028
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Marion FOIA Form
Marion City Clerk

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