Jackson County Sheriff

Fatal Crash in Jackson County

Apr 20, 2018

One person was killed in a single vehicle crash Thursday afternoon in Jackson County.

The Jackson County Sheriff's Office responded to the crash on Highway 51 near Traux Traer Road in Elkville.

The Jackson County Health Department and county sheriff's office are holding a medication disposal event Saturday.

They say the initiative addresses a vital public safety and public health issue.

A Grand Tower man is in custody after leading authorities on a slow speed pursuit through the Jackson County community.

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says 29-year-old Keith Ticer is jailed on two unrelated warrants, but additional charges are expected.

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says its continuing to investigate the death of a rural Murphysboro man.

At the Jackson County Sheriff's office, a certain officer will get some new equipment. But, it's not just any officer ... and it's not just any equipment.

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department is investigating a shooting incident.

Deputies say they received a report of gunshots fired near the intersection of Reed Station Road and Dillinger Road in rural Carbondale just before 8 p.m. Wednesday.