About Us

In 1973 the Lake County Sheriff’s Police FOP Lodge 66 opened it’s doors to sworn and retired police officers of various agencies within Illinois.

Lodge 66 actively donates money and merchandise to such charities and organizations as Special OlympicsthE WERTHy FoundationToys for TotsEaster Seals100 Club of Chicago, Shop With A Sheriff and other various youth and charity programs.

Lodge 66 member meetings are held quarterly. For a list of meeting dates and other locations go to the Members Login.

If you wish to be a part of Lodge 66, please visit our Membership page to find a membership that suits you.

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Board Members

Mark Vice, II


Mark Vice II, was elected as the President of Illinois FOP Lodge 66 in December of 2019. In 2006 Mark was hired as a Deputy by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office and completed his police training at PTI in Champaign, IL. Since 2006 Mark has served in the following units at the Sheriff’s Office – County Security, Highway Patrol, Lake County MEG, Lake County Honor Guard, and the Community Service and School Safety Team. In 2014 Mark became a union representative and is currently active in this position. Prior to Mark becoming a Lake County Deputy he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Law Enforcement and Justice Administration from Western Illinois University.

Timothy Fitch

Vice President

Gary Thommes


Scott Morrison


Joseph Seychel

Sgt. at Arms

Jonathon Pedraja



Delbert Krawczyk

Brad Meister

Jason Simone

Shawn Cailteux

Brian Kilpatrick