Probation & Court Services

Contact Information:

13th Judicial Circuit
LaSalle, Bureau & Grundy County
119 W. Madison Street, Room 404
Ottawa, IL  61350
Phone:  (815) 434-0736
Fax:  (815) 433-3628

Hours:  Monday – Friday, excluding legal holidays
8:00am – 4:30pm

Probation & Court Services is the largest component of the community corrections system.  In Illinois, Court Services is under control of the judicial branch of government.  Each county’s Court Services department is responsible to the Chief Judge of the judicial circuit.


Mission Statement:

The MISSION of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court Services is to provide an effective and efficient system in order to achieve Justice for everyone.

Vision Statement:

The VISION of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court Services is to be a unified system working in collaboration with the community where:

  • Appropriate decisions are made
  • Community Resources are developed
  • Offenders are held accountable in the most appropriate manner
  • Community input is valued


Contact Information:

William Pfalzgraf, Director of Court Services

Mark Krueger, Director of Probation Services

Susan Dobbs, Supervisor of Adult Probation

Charles Goodwin, Supervisor of Adult Probation

Tracy Burke-Carriere, Supervisor of Juvenile Probation


Phone Numbers

LaSalle County  815-434-0736     Fax:  815-433-3628

Bureau County  815-872-8951      Fax:  815-879-0012

Grundy County  815-941-3266     Fax:  815-941-3267


Circuit Clerk

Greg Vaccaro

Phone / Hours

Child Support Division:

Phone: 815-433-0774
Fax: 815-433-9198
119 W. Madison Street, Room 200
Ottawa, IL 61350

Civil Division:

Phone: 815-434-8671
Fax: 815-433-6647
119 W. Madison Street, Room 201
Ottawa, IL 61350

Traffic/Criminal Division:

Phone: 815-434-8271
Fax: 815-434-8299
707 Etna Road, Room 141
Ottawa, IL 61350

Office Hours:

8:00am - 4:30pm
Monday - Friday

Walk-in Divorce

Mon, Wed, Fri
9:00am - 10:00am

Walk-in Probate/Guardianship

Tues, Wed, Thurs
9:00am - 10:00am