State's Attorney's Office: Civil Division
The Civil Division of the State's Attorney's Office acts as the legal advisor for Peoria County agencies and officials. The Civil Division attorneys represent county officials and agencies in legal disputes and actions. The Civil Division also serves as the voice of the State's Attorney before the Peoria County Board. The Civil Division is responsible for enforcing county building and zoning ordinances, defending the legal position of the County, drafting ordinances and legal documents, and protecting the financial and legal interests of the County.