Peoria City Councilman Zach Oyler Oyler Wants To Submit Polygraph As Evidence, Despite Doubt From Science Community By Tim Shelley & Dana Vollmer • Sep 18, 2019 Peoria At-Large Councilman Zach Oyler is trying to submit polygraph readings as evidence in his domestic battery case. Petition Alleges Zach Oyler Had History of Abusive Behavior By Tim Shelley • Aug 1, 2019 An emergency order of protection petition filed Wednesday by the wife of Peoria At-Large City Councilman Zach Oyler alleges a history of sexual abuse. UPDATE: Peoria City Councilman Zach Oyler Released After Domestic Battery Arrest By Tim Shelley • Jul 31, 2019 Peoria At-Large City Councilman Zach Oyler was arrested Tuesday for aggravated domestic battery. Peoria Tries To Reconcile Deficit By H. Wayne Wilson • Sep 27, 2017 The city of Peoria faces a projected budget deficit of nearly eight-million dollars next year. The city council Tuesday night agreed to offer a voluntary separation incentive to employees in hopes of reducing that deficit.