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Fifth District

Criminal and Civil Caseload Statistics & Total Pending

Fifth District - Mt. Vernon

14th & Main Street
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864    
(618) 242-3120

John J. Flood, Clerk
Michael D. Greathouse, Research Director

District Population: 1,270,953

Civil & Criminal Caseloads Civil** Filed Civil** Disposed Criminal Filed Criminal Disposed
2019 271 305 230 219
2018 271 249 221 241
2017 254 277 213 163
2016 331 306 199 185
2015 313 312 238 197

** 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 704
2018 726
2017 720
2016 765
2015 717

* Beginning in 2017, totals do not include Illinois Worker’s Compensation Commission Cases
Source: 2019 Annual Report of the Supreme Court of Illinois