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Stacy Peterson

Drew Peterson: 'I Did Not Kill Kathleen!'

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 02.22.2013 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. -- Drew Peterson showed nearly no emotion during his trial, yet the once famously jocular ex-Illinois police officer screamed out his inn...

Drew Peterson Sentenced To 38 Years In Ex-Wife's Murder

Posted 02.22.2013 | Chicago

After being denied a retrial, ex-Bolingbrook police sergeant Drew Peterson was sentenced to serve 38 years in prison in the 2004 death of his third wi...

David Lohr

Top 12 Crime Stories Of 2012

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.27.2012 | Crime

There were many high-profile cases that captured headlines in 2012 –- too many. Jerry Sandusky, Drew Peterson and Joran van der Sloot all garnere...

FBI Deploys Helicopter, Boat In Search Of Drew Peterson's 4th Wife

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.05.2012 | Crime

Illinois State Police and FBI officials with search dogs, a helicopter and boat, combed through a wooded preserve Monday in hope of finding Stacy Pete...

Hearsay Evidence In Peterson Trial

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.09.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. -- Prosecutors relied on normally barred secondhand hearsay statements to convict former Illinois police officer Drew Peterson of killing...

Drew Peterson Conviction Hinged On Hearsay Evidence, Juror Says

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 09.10.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. -- The final juror to agree to convict Drew Peterson of murder in the death of his ex-wife says he "barely slept" one night during the pr...

Peterson Could Still Be Charged In Fourth Wife's Disappearance

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 11.07.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — Jurors said Friday that comments Stacy Peterson made before her 2007 disappearance played the decisive role in convincing them to...

Drew Peterson Murder Trial Now In Jury's Hands

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 11.05.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — As they began deliberations Wednesday, jurors in Drew Peterson's trial immediately zeroed in on the case's trickiest issue: wheth...

Closing Arguments Begin In Drew Peterson Trial

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 11.04.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — Prosecutors in Drew Peterson's murder trial implored jurors Tuesday to use common sense in assessing the circumstantial case agai...

Jury Wears Coordinated Outfits Throughout Bizarre Peterson Trial

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 09.03.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. -- One expects coordinated outfits from cheerleaders, fast-food workers, military units – clowns even. It fosters unity of purpose,...

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...

Testimony: Ex-Wife Said Peterson Asked Her 'Why Don't You Just Die?'

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.09.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — Drew Peterson's third wife told a friend a year before she was found dead in her bathtub that the former suburban Chicago police ...

Former Police Officer Says Stacy Peterson Upset Over Savio's Death

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.08.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — Just two days after his third wife's body was found in a bathtub, Drew Peterson sat on a card-table chair next to his tearful fou...

Jury Selection Complete In Drew Peterson Murder Trial

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 09.23.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. -- A poet, letter carrier and motorcycle enthusiast made the final cut Tuesday onto the jury for former suburban Chicago police officer D...

Jury Selection Begins Monday In Drew Peterson Trial

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 09.22.2012 | Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. — Drew Peterson formally introduced himself to would-be jurors Monday in his long-delayed murder trial, but it was clear many of th...

SHOCKING Name On Witness List For Drew Peterson Murder Trial

Posted 07.20.2012 | Chicago

Attorneys for former Bolingbrook police officer Drew Peterson have made a shocking move in advance of Peterson's trial for the murder of his fourth wi...

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...

Court OKs Hearsay Evidence In Drew Peterson Murder Case

| Joseph Hosey | Posted 04.12.2012 | Chicago

By Joseph Hosey The 14 statements supposedly spoken by Drew Peterson's dead third wife and missing fourth wife can be used against him at his murde...

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 ...

'Untouchable' Brings In Record Ratings For Lifetime

Posted 01.24.2012 | Chicago

The Lifetime original movie based on the life of suspected murderer Drew Peterson pulled in the highest ratings for the cable network since "The Pregn...

Drew Throws Stacy Into The Television, On 'Drew Peterson: Untouchable'

Posted 01.23.2012 | TV

Former police officer Drew Peterson is currently is currently awaiting trial in the death of his third wife Kathleen Savio, and he is also the prime s...

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 ...