U.S. Prosecutors in Illinois Collect Millions
The Southern District of Illinois with offices in East St. Louis and Benton brought in nearly $9 million. And the Central District of Illinois based in Springfield collected over $4.5 million. Nationwide, federal prosecutors' offices collected a total of $13 billion. That doubles the $6.5 billion collected in fiscal year 2011. The $13 billion is also six times the appropriated budgets of the 94 offices combined.
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