Victim/Witness Program

The Henry County State's Attorney's Office has a Victim/Witness Program with a full-time victim/witness advocate. This advocate assists victims and witnesses following a violent crime.

The advocate will serve as your liaison between law enforcement, the State's Attorney and the judicial system. Victims and witnesses are encouraged to contact the office on the next business day following the incident between 8 am and 4:30pm, at 309-937-3582.

You can also contact via email at

**Any suspect arrested will have a Detention Hearing within 24 or 48 hours of their First Appearance in Court. You have the right to attend this hearing and may qualify to obtain an Order of Protection.