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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Antoinette and Shelley Shooting

Sunday, September 16, 2018, at approximately 3:32 am, Peoria Police responded to multiple ShotSpotter alerts in the area of Antoinette and Shelley.  A total of six ShotSpotter alerts were reported between 3:32 am and 3:34 am. Upon arrival to the ...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Route 24 Pedestrian Fatality

On Tuesday, September 11, 2017, at 8:13pm, the Bartonville Police Department, Fire and EMS responded to Route 24 and Mendehall Rd in Peoria County for a pedestrian that had been struck by a car. 

The unidentified pedestrian was transporte...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

North Columbus Street Death

On September 9, 2018, at around 8:15pm, the Peoria Police responded to a residence in the 4000 block of North Columbus on a report of a man down.  

Upon arrival, officers located the male down inside of a detached garage. The male had visible inju...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Suspected Drug Overdoses

On Saturday, September 1, 2018, at 06:50am, the Peoria County Coroner was notified by the Peoria Police Department of a female who was found unresponsive and not breathing in the alley off Evans Street and the 1000 block of NE Adams Street. 

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Motorcycle Fatality 09-02-2018

On Sunday, September 2, 4:15pm the Woodford County Sheriff’s office, and EMS responders were called to 10-Mile Creek Road near the intersection of North Nancy Street for the single-vehicle motorcycle accident with injuries. On EMS arrival, they ...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

2-year-old Drowning Death

On August 27, 2018, the East Peoria Police Department and Fire Department EMS received a 911 call for a 2-year old male who had been found lifeless in the pool at 306 Gem Street, East Peoria. 

When EMS arrived, they found the child’s gra...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Peoria Street and Archer Shooting

Sunday, September 2, 2018, at approximately 02:48 am, Peoria Police responded to a ShotSpotter alert of multiple rounds fired in the 2300 block of North Peoria. Upon arrival, officers located a crime scene at the intersection of Peoria and Archer.

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Smithville Road Fatality

At approximately 3:07pm on Thursday, August 23, 2018, the Peoria County Sheriff’s Office, Logan-Trivoli Fire Department, Advanced Medical Transport and LifeFlight were called to Smithville Road, just east of Martin Weber Road, on a motorcycle ac...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Hakes Road Railroad Crossing to Close Until September 21

Peoria County was advised that the BNSF Railroad is closing the N Hakes Road railroad crossing until approximately the afternoon of Friday, September 21. The crossing is located near Edelstein, between W Oertley Rd and Illinois Route 90.

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Appointment of Commissioners to the Peoria County Election Commission

At the Peoria County Board of Election Commissioners Annual Board Meeting held August 22nd Chief Judge Paul Gilfillan swore in three new Commissioners.  David Collins, a Republican, was sworn in for a 3-year term.  This will be his secon...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Election Commission Moving and Early Voting Locations

The Peoria County Election Commission office is moving to 4422 Brandywine Dr, Ste 1, in Peoria IL on Thursday, September 13. The Election Commission will vacate the Municipal Services Building (542 SW Adams in Peoria) on Wednesday, September 12 at 5 pm.

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Real Estate Taxes Due September 5

Peoria County Treasurer Nicole Demetreas would like to remind Peoria County taxpayers that the second installment of real estate taxes is due on Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Please plan accordingly, as most banks and the Courthouse will be closed Monday,...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Community Classes Offered by Peoria County

Peoria County Government is pleased to announce a new “Learn with the County” educational series taking place at area libraries. Peoria County employs experts in fields such as law enforcement, emergency preparedness, death investigati...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Peoria County looks at Potential Partnership with OSF HealthCare for Heddington Oaks

The Peoria County Board voted Tuesday, August 28, to explore a partnership with OSF HealthCare regarding the administration of Heddington Oaks.

The county is looking at two agreements with OSF, both of which have yet to be negotiated. One is a 120-day agre...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Shoulder Repair on Cedar Hills Drive

Cedar Hills Drive, from Allen Road to Legion Hall Road, will be under construction for shoulder repair work beginning Thursday, August 30, 2018. Flaggers will control one lane traffic from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm daily. This project is anticipated to last two ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

National Preparedness Month at Peoria County

Would you be prepared for an emergency, whether a tornado, flood, or just the electricity going out for a few days? In recognition of September as National Preparedness Month, Peoria County hopes to educate residents through social media, classes and medi...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Cottage Grove Road/Princeville Jubilee Road Closure

Cottage Grove Road, also known as Princeville Jubilee Road, will be closed beginning on Monday, August 27, 2018 for road construction. The closure will occur between IL Route 90 and Douglas Street in the Village of Princeville. A detour will be posted on ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Akron Road Partially Closed for Bridge Construction

Beginning Monday, April 2, 2018, a section of Akron Road (CH D22), between IL Route 40 and IL Route 91, will be closed to all traffic for construction of a new bridge crossing a branch of Kickapoo Creek. The construction site is located between Section 26...

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Posted on: December 22, 2017

2018 Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption

The Peoria County Supervisor of Assessment’s will be sending out over 13,000 senior freeze notices to eligible individuals.To qualify the following conditions must be met:

  • establish age, ownership and residency, by applying for the Senior Homeste...
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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Now Hiring Correctional Officers

Details can be found on the employment page.  Applications must be complete when submitted.  Once a completed application is received the applicant will be contact to schedule testing and interviews.

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Now Hiring Records Clerk

Details can be found on the employment page.  Applications must be complete when submitted.  Once a completed application is received the applicant will be contact to schedule testing and interviews.

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