Mission & Duties

Mission Statement
The mission of the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Ogle County is to serve the citizens of Ogle County and the participants in the Judicial System in a timely, efficient, and ethical manner. In accordance with statutes, all services, information, and court records will be provided with courtesy and cost efficiency.

Duty of the Clerks
Illinois state statutes state that the Duty of the Court Clerk is as follows:
The clerks shall attend the sessions of their respective courts, preserve all the files and papers thereof, make, keep, and preserve complete records of all the proceedings and determinations thereof, except in cases otherwise provided by law, and do and perform all other duties pertaining to their offices, as may be required by law or the rules and orders of their courts respectively.

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