| Feb 20, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Drew Peterson could be sentenced to up to 60 years in prison Thursday if a judge rejects defense team arguments that his former lead attorney's inept trial performance violated his constitutional rights to a fair trial.
Judge Edward Burmila is expected...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Drew Peterson’s new life as an Illinois Department of Corrections inmate has begun.
Peterson was transferred this morning to the Stateville Correctional Center near Crest Hill, where he was evaluated for placement based upon factors such as his...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Drew Peterson has been relocated to his third prison in less than a week.
The former Bolingbrook police sergeant is now at Menard Correctional Center, a maximum security facility that is currently on lockdown because of a recent assault on staff...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Drew Peterson's son deserved to lose his police badge for his actions following the 2007 disappearance of Peterson's young wife, a DuPage County judge ruled this morning.
Stephen Peterson, 33, was fired from the Oak Brook Police Department in 2011 after...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Prosecutors are taking issue with Drew Peterson’s defense team in the latest turn of the convicted murderer’s appeal.
Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow filed a motion this week drawing attention to what he considers a conflict...
| Dec 27, 2012
Make your predictions for 2013 by filling out the Change of Subject online survey A year ago, I didn’t predict that a book about predictions, “The Signal and the Noise,” would be one of the top selling non-fiction titles of......
| Feb 21, 2013
Retired Illinois police Sgt. Drew Peterson has been sentenced to 38 years in prison for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio....
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:37 PM
In May, 2009, WGN Radio, working with Karen Conti and the late Greg Adamski, produced a mock trial featuring closing arguments and jury deliberations using facts from the Drew Peterson case. As the real case is now reaching the trial phase, we thought it...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 7:02 PM
In attempting to get hearsay statements admitted in Drew Peterson’s murder case, Will County prosecutors today found themselves arguing against the very law they helped create.
Saddled with a botched police investigation several years ago, State&...
| Feb 19, 2011
| 10:55 AM
Oak Brook police and fire commissioners dismissed police officer Stephen Peterson today for obstructing an investigation into the disappearance of the wife of his father, Drew Peterson.
Commissioners voted 3-0 to terminate the 31-year-old officer, who...
| May 19, 2011
| 4:57 AM
Two years ago this month, Drew Peterson was arrested for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio. He is also a suspect in the disappearance of his fourth wife, Stacy Peterson.
Soon after his arrest, a judge prohibited him from talking to the media....