The mission of the State's Attorney's Office is to serve the
interests of the people of Winnebago County by vigorously and
fairly prosecuting the violations of the Illinois Criminal Statutes
and Winnebago County ordinances, by being attentive to the concerns
of victims and witnesses that arise from those violations, and by
providing legal services to all offices of Winnebago County
While the most recognizable function of the Winnebago County State's Attorney's Office is to uphold the law regarding the commission of crimes within the county, the powers of the Winnebago County State's Attorney's Office has a broad range of duties. The office's underlying mission is the "pursuit of justice."