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Drew Peterson Case

Testimony Wraps In Peterson Trial, Final Arguments Next Week

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.30.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — A judge sent jurors home after they heard the last testimony at Drew Peterson's murder trial on Thursday, saying they will return...

Drew Peterson's Son: 'I Believe My Dad Is Innocent'

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.29.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — Drew Peterson's son stepped up Wednesday as the last witness before the defense rested, telling jurors in a calm, confident voice...

Peterson's Attorneys' First Witness: Savio Died Accidentally

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.28.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — Forensic pathologists testified for the defense Tuesday that they believe Drew Peterson's third wife died of an accidental fall i...

Final Peterson Hearing Wednesday, Jury Selection Begins Next Week

Posted 07.18.2012 | Chicago

Former Bolingbrook police officer Drew Peterson will face a final hearing Wednesday before jury selection begins for his trial for the murder of his t...

Date Set In Long-Delayed Drew Peterson Trial

Posted 05.17.2012 | Chicago

After nearly two years of trial delays, former Bolingbrook police sergeant Drew Peterson will finally stand trial on the charge that he murdered Kathl...

Drew Peterson Returns To Court In Friday Hearing

Posted 05.04.2012 | Chicago

Updated story After nearly two years of trial delays, former Bolingbrook police sergeant Drew Peterson returned to court Friday. Peterson appear...

Drew Peterson Drops Appeal, Says He's Ready For Court

Posted 04.24.2012 | Chicago

Former Bolingbrook police sergeant Drew Peterson has reportedly decided not to appeal an appellate court's recent decision to allow for prosecutors' h...

Drew Peterson Lawyer Wants To Ban Jurors From Social Media

Posted 03.07.2012 | Chicago

The lead attorney for former Bolingbrook police sergeant and murder suspect Drew Peterson said in a recent interview that he may ask the judge in his ...

How Did Rob Lowe Do As Drew Peterson In 'Untouchable'?

Posted 01.22.2012 | Chicago

Saturday night saw the premiere of the highly-publicized Lifetime film "Drew Peterson: Untouchable," starring Rob Lowe. As expected, Twitter users ...

Drew Peterson Wants An Apology From State Police

Posted 12.14.2011 | Chicago

Former Bolingbrook police sergeant and murder suspect Drew Peterson believes that Illinois State Police should apologize for casting "a huge cloud of ...

Pending Appellate Court Decision Could Make Or Break Drew Peterson's Case

Posted 11.30.2011 | Chicago

The murder trial of former Bolingbrook police sergeant Drew Peterson has been further postponed following an Illinois Supreme Court decision Wednesday...

Drew Peterson Case In Jeopardy Following Hearsay Evidence Ruling

AP | By MICHAEL TARM | Posted 09.26.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The high-profile murder case against former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson, accused of killing his third wife, may never mak...

Drew Peterson Case: Drew Offered Co-Worker $25,000 To Kill Kathleen Savio, His Third Wife

Chicago Breaking News | January 28, 2010 1:43 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A co-worker testified today that Drew Peterson offered him $25,000 to kill his third wife. Jeffrey Pachter, 35, said the offer came up in the winte...

Drew Peterson's Attorneys Begin Legal Maneuvering As Publicist Filibusters On TV (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Drew Peterson's attorneys wasted little time jousting for the legal high ground following the former police officer's Thursday arrest on first-degree ...

Has the Drew Peterson-Kathleen Savio Story Awakened Will County Politicians and Law Enforcement?

David Murray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
David Murray

For four months I explored how authorities in Bolingbrook, Will County, and at the Illinois State Police managed to let a screaming woman slip silently through the cracks. So why couldn't I tear myself away from a week-old Sports Illustrated to watch the Drew Peterson arrest coverage?

Prosecutor Expects To Solve At Least One Of The Drew Peterson Wife Cases In 2009

Chicago Sun-Times | Dan Rozek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The new year should bring new information that will help investigators determine what happened to at least one of Drew Peterson's wives, Will County S...