Fourth District Appellate Court
Criminal and Civil Caseload Statistics & Total Pending


Fourth District - Springfield

201 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62708
(217) 782-2586

Carla Bender, Clerk
Cynthia Laudeman, Research Director

District Population: 1,270,690

Civil & Criminal
Caseloads
Civil **
Filed
Civil **
Disposed
Criminal
Filed
Criminal
Disposed
2019 371 315 471 472
2018 314 338 470 418
2017 363 374 471 455
2016 422 442 503 496
2015 510 504 498 477
** Totals do not include Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission Cases
Source: 2019 Annual Report of the Supreme Court of Illinois
Total Pending Caseload*
All Case Categories
Pending
2019 959
2018 924
2017 931
2016 1,062
2015 1,099
* Beginning in 2017, totals do not include Illinois Worker’s Compensation Commission Cases
Source: 2019 Annual Report of the Supreme Court of Illinois