17th Judicial Circuit Court

The State of Illinois is divided into twenty-three judicial circuits, also known as trial courts. The Seventeenth Judicial Circuit is comprised of both Boone County and Winnebago County.

The judges of the Seventeenth Circuit hear all types of case, including but not limited to criminal charges, personal injury claims, commercial disputes, trust and estate issues, family matters, and landlord-tenant actions.

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.  

To this extent, all the judges and court staff strive to provide equal access to justice and ensure everyone is treated with dignity and respect.

You can visit the 17th Judicial Circuit Court website at www.illinois17th.com

Contact Us

601 North Main St. Phone #: 815-544-0371  
Belvidere, IL 61008 Fax #:  815-547-8129 Hours: M-F 8:30a.m.-4:30p.m.