Peoria County Sheriff's Office Jail Tours

SheriffPeoria County Jail Main Entrance Asbell will be offering weekly public jail tours on Monday nights starting at 6 pm.  The tours are designed to educate citizens about the role of law enforcement in Peoria County, encourage transparency of the facility, foster public engagement about the local criminal justice system, and deter criminal behavior. 

Tours generally last 60 - 90 minutes.

Space is limited.  Reservations are REQUIRED.  Children 14 - 17 years of age are welcome when accompanied by a parent or guardian.

To make a reservation, please Apply Online. If you have questions you can contact Ellen Balagna at (309) 697.7858 or Email Ellen

*** Security requirements will be informed at the time of reservation.

Daytime tours available for civic groups, organizations, and school groups may also be scheduled by contacting Ellen.

Apply for a Tour Online