2018 homicides

Peoria Public Radio

Four hundred and forty. That’s the number of potential years of life lost in Peoria County last year to homicides. 

Peoria County Coroner's Office

The woman whose body was found in a north Peoria ditch last year died from strangulation.

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ROUND LAKE - A coroner says a pregnant suburban Chicago woman who was allegedly shot by her husband died from her injuries days after the shooting killed her unborn child.

Peoria County Sheriff's Office

The son of two missing Bradley University employees is facing murder charges as the search shifts to recovery.