Classes & Programs

The office of the Circuit Clerk collects fines and fees therefore to pay on traffic or criminal cases. Cash, money orders and cashier checks accepted (NO PERSONAL CHECKS).



Traffic Safety School & Court Supervision
T: 618.244.8008



Victim Impact Panel (VIP)
T: 618.244.8025

Evaluation Classes
Michael Thompson
T: 618.242.4290

Legal Assistance

To See Filing Fees Click This Link /sites/default/files/Filing%20Fee%20Chart.pdf

Thee below organizations can assist in various legal matters.

Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance
T: 618.457.7800 or toll free 800.642.5335 (hotline number) 1-877-342-7891
Click here to visit the LOLLAF website.

Expungement Program

Office of the Appellant Defender



T: 1.866.431.4907
F: 217.782.5385
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 5240
Springfield, IL 62705-5240


Traffic/Criminal Assistance


DUI: 217.782.3619

SOS: 217.782.3720

Traffic: 217.785.8619

Click here to visit the Illinois Secretary of State website for more information.

Local Drivers License Facility: 618.244.1183

Circuit Clerk's Recommended Links

Click here to link to counties on the Judicial System

Click here to use the Jefferson County Case Seach through Judici or make a payment.










Child Support

Click here to visit Illinois Child Support Services.

Illinois Public Aid Assistance
T: 1.800.447.4278

Courthouse Phone Directory

Circuit Clerk: 618.244.8008

County Board: 618.244.8000

County Clerk: 618.244.8020

Court Chambers: 618.244.8005

Public Defenders: 618.244.8013 (also 8014 and 8015) 

States Attorney: 618.244.8025

Supervisor of Assessments: 618.244.8016

Treasurer: 618.244.8010

Crime Stoppers: 618.242.8477

Contact Circuit Clerk






       T: 618.244.8007 or 8008
       F: 618.244.8029
       Office/Mailing Address:
       100 S. 10th St.
       P.O. Box 1266
       Mt Vernon, IL 62864


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