Will County Courthouse

Will County Courthouse (Credit: Village Of Frankfort Website)

Joliet Offers $12.3M In Incentives To Will County For New Courthouse

Will County and the City of Joliet have come to an agreement which will keep the county courthouse in downtown Joliet, including more than $12 million in incentives from Joliet.


Drew Peterson, Christopher Vaughn

Expert: Will County Can Handle 2 High-Profile Murder Cases

Will County prosecutors are now taking on two high-profile murder cases at the same time in the same courthouse.

WBBM Newsradio–08/13/2012

Christopher Vaughn is accused of killing his wife and three children in 2007. (Credit: Will County Sheriff's Office)

Jury Selection Begins In Vaughn Family Massacre Case

Jury selection begins Monday morning in another high-profile murder trial in Will County.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2012

Christopher Vaughn (back left) is accused of killing his wife and three children. (CBS File Photo)

Trial Set To Start Monday For Family Massacre Suspect Christopher Vaughn

As the Drew Peterson murder trial continues, another high-profile case begins this Monday in another courtroom at the Will County courthouse.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2012

Drew Peterson

Peterson Trial: Neighbor Weeps While Testifying About Finding Savio’s Body

In opening statements for Drew Peterson’s long-awaited murder trial Tuesday, Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow said Peterson once boasted that “he had learned enough to kill someone and make it look like an accident.”

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

Drew Peterson

Jury Selection For Peterson Trial Could Be Held At Wilmington Union Hall

The Drew Peterson murder trial – one of the biggest trials ever to take place in Will County – might not begin at the courthouse in Joliet.

CBS 2–06/05/2012