Coming to Court

Make Payment

Self Rep

Search Court

Local Rules

Accessibility

Current News

  • Candidates for Winnebago County Public Defender Position Announced 02-25-2021

    Following the announcement of the planned retirement of Winnebago County Public Defender David J. Doll, Chief Judge Eugene G. Doherty announced the following list of candidates who have applied to fill the position: Erin C. Hannigan Bradford K....

  • Notice of Vacancy Posted For Winnebago County Public Defender 02-04-2021

    Eugene G. Doherty, Chief Judge of the 17th Judicial Circuit, has officially posted a notice of vacancy for the position of Winnebago County Public Defender.   This vacancy is based on the planned retirement of Public Defender David J. Doll on April 23,...

Employment Opportunities

Notice of Vacancy: Project Manager for the Improving Criminal Justice Responses to Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking Grant Program

The 17th Circuit Court is accepting applications for the position of Project Manager for the ICJR.  This posting will remain open until March 5, 2021.

Notice of Vacancy: Winnebago County Public Defender

The 17th Circuit Court is accepting applications for the position of Winnebago County Public Defender.  This posting will remain open until February 24, 2021. 

Learn More

ADMINISTRATION OFFICE OF THE 17TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT COURT

The mission of the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Court is to serve the public by providing access to a fair and efficient system of justice in accordance with the law that fosters public trust and confidence.

Statement of Professional Aspirations for the 17th Circuit Court

WINNEBAGO COUNTY
COURTHOUSE

400 W STATE ST, ROCKFORD, IL

winnebago county courthouse

WINNEBAGO COUNTY
CRIMINAL JUSTICE CENTER

650 W STATE ST, ROCKFORD, IL

winnebago county criminal justice center

WINNEBAGO COUNTY
JUVENILE JUSTICE CENTER

211 S COURT ST, ROCKFORD, IL

winnebago county juvenile justice center

BOONE COUNTY
COURTHOUSE

601 N MAIN ST, BELVIDERE, IL

boone county courthouse