Edmonds re-elected to IL Board of Governors

Edmonds re-elected to IL Board of Governors
Tyler Edmonds was re-elected to the Board of Governors of the Illinois State's Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor.

UNION COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - Union County's State's Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds was re-elected to the Board of Governors of the Illinois State's Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor during a quarterly meeting held in Chicago on Wednesday, June 27.

As the only Union County State's Attorney ever to serve on the Board, Edmonds represents Union County and 36 other counties in the Fifth Appellate Court District, the largest in the state.

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The appellate prosecutor is the primary agency that represents Illinois residents in all criminal appeals outside of Cook County and acts as special prosecutor at the trial level when appointed by the court.

He will handle thousands of cases each year from drug offenses to murder.

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