ALICIA WASHINGTON SWORN IN AS JUDGE FOR 10TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT

Peoria attorney Alicia Washington

was sworn in as an Associate Judge of the Tenth Judicial Circuit

on January 29, 2016 at the Peoria County Courthouse.

Judge Alicia Washington

Judge Washington is the first African-American woman

to take the bench in the 10th Judicial Circuit Court,

which serves Peoria, Tazewell, Marshall, Putnam, and Stark Counties.

Judge Washington is assigned to Courtroom 121

and presides over traffic related matters.