Alternative Legal Resources

Cases on appeal are handled by the Appellate Defender's Office. You may contact this office at:
Appellate Defender's Office
3rd Judicial District
1100 Columbus Street
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-434-5531
Fax: 815-434-2920

If you are involved in a civil or non-criminal matter and need legal representation, contact one of the following agencies, or visit their websites:

  • Illinois Bar Association
    Springfield Office
    Illinois Bar Center
    424 South Second Street
    Springfield, IL 62701
    Phone: 217-525-1760 or 800-252-8908 
  • Prairie State Legal Services
    208 18th Street
    Suite 202
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    Phone: 309-794-1328 or 800-322-9804
    Fax: 309-794-0265
    TDD: 309-793-1302

If you want to check on the location and tentative release date of an inmate in one of the correctional facilities in the Illinois Department of Corrections, search the Inmate Locator.

Search to check on criminal, traffic, or ordinance violations in Rock Island County.