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Audit Hotline

Please contact us to report activities that you believe are or may result in waste, fraud, abuse or non-compliance or significant violations of Will County policies, regulations or rules.


Example of reportable offenses:

theft, fraud, bribery, and kickbacks

conflict of interest

misuse, waste or abuse of county property or time

misappropriation of county resources


3 ways to report


1) You can submit an independent online reporting form:

2) You can call independent Hotline by phone:


3) You can mail a letter and evidence to:

Will County Auditor's Office

302 N. Chicago St.

Joliet, IL 60432

Whistleblower Protection

Click to view: Will County's Whistleblower Protection Ordinance.


Click to view:  Illinois' Whistleblower Protection Act.



*Reports relating to building code and planning department related violations must be filed with the Will County Land Use department. 815.722.5515


Additional Hotlines:

County contacts

Election Fraud Hotline - County Clerk

Ethics Advisor for Will County - Rolanda Mitchell

Code enforcement - Land Use Building Division

Legal Self-Help Center - Will County Circuit Court

Emergency - Sheriff

Non-Emergency  (Submit a crime tip) - Sheriff

General Frequently Asked Questions - State’s Attorney


State contacts

Fraud Hotline - Auditor General of the State of Illinois

Consumer Fraud Hotlines - Illinois Attorney General

Tax Fraud - Illinois Department of Revenue

Welfare Fraud - State of Illinois HFS Inspector General

Medicaid Fraud - Illinois State Police Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

Child Abuse Hotline - State of Illinois Healthcare and Family Services

Elder Abuse Hotline - Illinois Department on Aging


Other contacts

Better Business Bureau - Chicago and Northern Illinois 

Internet Fraud - FBI

Identity Theft - Federal Trade Commission

Tax Fraud - Internal Revenue Service

Social Security Fraud - SSA

Mail Fraud - United States Postal Service - Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force

Phone Numbers

(815) 727-8872

(815) 726-7422

(815) 727-863



(815) 727-8575

(815) 727-8405


Phone Numbers

(855) 217-1895

(800) 386-5438 

(800) 243-2811



(866) 800-1409

(800) 25-ABUSE


Phone Numbers

(312) 832-0500 

(415) 553-7400

(877) 438-4338

(800) 829-1040

(800) 269-0271

(877) 876-2455

(202) 514-2000

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