State’s Attorney

James W. Kelley

James W Kelley
State’s Attorney
(618) 826-5000 ext 225
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(618) 826-5000 ext 193

(618) 826-3738

1 Taylor Street, Room 306
Chester, Illinois 62233

Beth Heaton
Assistant State’s Attorney
(618) 826-5000 ext 148
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Christal Thompson
(618) 826-5000 ext 147
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Angela Vasquez
Legal Assistant
(618) 826-5000 ext 145
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Office Overview

My office is proud to represent the citizens of Randolph County. Our office handles felony, misdemeanor, traffic and DUI offenses, as well as juvenile neglect/abuse and delinquency petitions. We also serve as the legal advisor of Randolph County. We welcome all questions you may have and ask you to call the office between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m., or 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Additionally, you can e-mail me directly at or

We also have part-time workers to serve as our violent crime victim advocate and bad check program coordinator.

We are here to serve you. Please do not hesitate to contact us at any time.

– James Kelley

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