Jefferson County (IL)

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Jefferson County Government

Jefferson County 911

  • All Fire Departments are dispatched on 154.43 CSQ by County 911 except Mt. Vernon.

Jefferson County Sheriff's Department

  • Units (License Plates - S 41-xx)
  • "C" units - Corrections (Jail uses Motorola VHF CP1200s)

Sheriff patrols: Belle Rive, Bluford, Bonnie, Dix, Ina, Nason, Waltonville & Woodlawn

Jefferson County Housing Authority

EMS Agencies and Hospitals

Lifestar Ambulance (Mt. Vernon)

7/23/12 - Lifestar Ambulance has ceased operations in Jefferson County, Illinois Has operations in several areas including Centralia (Marion County), operations in Mount Vernon - now covering the city and county with 2 bases. Unknown frequency usage.

Crossroads Community Hospital (Mount Vernon)

  • WQQV321 - 50-40wt Mobiles on 461.4625, 461.85, 463.8125, 463.7625, 454.6625 (NFM)
  • WQRT237 - 467.2125 Mobiles/Pagers (NFM)

Municipalities and Districts

Townships and Water Districts

Dix-Kell Water and Sewer Commission (DKWS)

  • 5/13 FCC Application 0005764196 for 153.4775 Mobiles/Fixed Data (NFM Voice/Data at Dix/Mt Vernon) [Dismmissed 5/13]
  • 451.7625 WQIJ504 F DKW and SC: Data Telm [Expired 2018\

Jefferson Fire Protection District

Serves: Bonnie, Dix, Ina & Opdyke with 4 Fire Stations.


Webber Township Fire Protection District (Bluford)

Bonnie (Village?)

Police Department (Dispatched on Sheriff Repeater)

  • Units are Bonnie-1, Bonnie-2, Bonnie-8, Bonnie-9 and Bonnie-10

Litton Ambulance (Mt. Vernon)

Plates: 5 133 xx (07) Serves: Mt. Vernon, Kell (Marion Co.)

  • Units: L-1,2,7, "North Station"

Mt. Vernon (City)

Mt Vernon Police Department

  • new multi-site DMR system assumed for police
  • 154.9875R/159.4575 CC1 TG1 SL1 (located at Good Samartian Hospital, south side) DMR Bursts every 20 seconds?
  • 151.4750R/158.8800 (located at Crossroads Hospital, north side)
  • 151.2950R/158.9325 (located at Jefferson County Jail, north east side)
  • 155.94 is heard in area, with DMR bursts opposite the times that 154.9875 has bursts (1/21)
  • Units: 202,221 (dispatch is "Mt. Vernon")

Fire Department

  • 5132 (7/8/15)
  • Units: M-4 Pumper (old?)

Former Use 453.22500 WQWN763 F (OLD) Fire: Remote Link FMN 453.55000 WQWN763 F 703 DPL (OLD) Fire: Remote Link FMN


Waltonville Fire Protection District


Waltonville Fire Protection District

  • 458.00000 WPYS783 F Water Distribution Data (CSQ) [Expired 10/13] Telm
  • 451.15000 WPYS783 F Water Distribution Data [Expired 10/13] Telm



  • (OLD) 155.295 WNWA272 BM 136.5 PL Bluford Grade School Buses [Expired]

Mt. Vernon Schools

Mt Vernon Township High School

  • WQRS577 - 152.465R/157.725 in (2655 N Wells Bypass) (NFM) (rptd not in use 8/18)

Opdyke-Bel Rive School

  • 155.295 WPGV648 BM 127.3 PL Buses [Expired 3/15]

Rend Lake College (Ina)

  • 158.79R/153.815 WPVX384 RM Security (doesn't appear to be in use)
  • 151.685 WPXJ866 BM Maintenance (not in use?)

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