Steve Stovall announces campaign for Stephenson County Sheriff
January 14, 2022
For Immediate Release
Stephenson County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Steve Stovall Announces
Candidacy for Stephenson County Sheriff
Stephenson County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Steve Stovall has announced his Republican candidacy for the Office of Sheriff in the 2022 election. Chief Deputy Stovall joined the Sheriff’s Office as a sworn deputy in 2014, serving in the capacities of Assistant Jail Director and Jail Director before becoming Chief Deputy in 2021. His professional law enforcement began in 1994 when he served as a patrol officer, detective and narcotics officer for the Freeport Police Department for 14 years. Prior to joining the Police Department, he served with the Freeport Auxiliary Police Unit for 3 years. He also was employed by P4 Global LLC for 7 years. His duties included that of instructor and subject matter expert for weapons training, hostage rescue, high risk warrants, street officer survival, home defense and active shooter response.
Stovall is a lifelong Republican and resident of Stephenson County. He is married and has 2 daughters.
Stovall is committed to continuing proactive law enforcement leadership for the Sheriff’s Office as well as maintaining the strong relationships that currently exist between the Sheriff’s Office and the people it serves. The Primary Election is June 28, 2022.