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Welcome to the Jackson County
State’s Attorney’s Office

Joseph A. Cervantez

Jackson County State’s Attorney

Welcome to the Jackson County State's Attorney's Office


Joseph A. Cervantez
Jackson County State’s Attorney

Welcome to the Jackson County State's Attorney's Office


Joseph A. Cervantez
Jackson County State’s Attorney

Welcome to the Jackson County State's Attorney's Office


Joseph A. Cervantez
Jackson County State’s Attorney

Welcome to the Jackson County State's Attorney's Office


Joseph A. Cervantez
Jackson County State’s Attorney

Welcome to the Jackson County State's Attorney's Office


Joseph A. Cervantez
Jackson County State’s Attorney

As the Jackson County State’s Attorney, Joseph Cervantez has made the advancement of criminal justice reform part of the mission of the State’s Attorney’s Office, right alongside our  founding mission of public safety.

LATEST NEWS

Latest News

Jacob K. Spradling Charged with Animal Cruelty

Jacob K. Spradling Charged with Animal Cruelty

MURPHYSBORO — Jackson County State's Attorney Joseph A. Cervantez announced today that felony charges of animal cruelty have been filed against Jacob K. Spradling, age 22, of Murphysboro, Illinoi. Spradling was arrested on Wednesday pursuant to a warrant. He was...

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Homicide Investigation

Homicide Investigation

MURPHYSBORO — On May 28th, 2021 at approximately 5:40 a.m., City of Carbondale Police Department Officers responded to assist with an eviction in the 700 block of South Marion Street. During the investigation, officers located an adult, later identified as Melvin L....

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West Frankfort man charged with murder

West Frankfort man charged with murder

KVFS12 By Ashley Smith Updated: Jun. 2, 2021 at 5:32 PM CDT CARBONDALE, Ill. (KFVS) - A West Frankfort man was charged with murder in connection to a missing woman. Michael Moore, 44, was charged with first-degree murder and aggravated domestic battery in the death of...

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jackson county state's attorney

1001 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966

618-687-7200

Hours of Operation

8am - 4pm
Monday through Friday
Closed on all Federal
and State holidays.

Jackson County State's Attorney's Office