– A deal with Peoria County could mean Macon County
juvenile criminals traveling further from home.
A recent deal between Macon
and Sangamon Counties
ended, because the Sangamon
County jail can no longer
afford to house juvenile offenders from outside that county.
Macon County Justice Committee approved a
resolution to send juveniles to Peoria
County. The deal has to
be approved by both County
Boards before it moves