The US Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois is serving the communities of the Central District of Illinois. The Central District of Illinois encompasses 46 counties across the state. The offices of the Central District are located in Springfield, Rock Island, Peoria, and Urbana.
The aim of the US attorney’s office is to prosecute federal criminal cases. The office is committed to defending the legal interests of the United States of America ethically and thoroughly. It also deals with the protection of public funds.
John C. Milhiser, the US attorney for the Central District of Illinois, says that his office strives to ensure the national security and work cooperatively with other federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies. The office also cooperates with community agencies to protect the citizens of central Illinois.