Macon County
Democratic Party

                   

Re-Elect Jay Scott State's Attorney
Vote for Experience
An Experienced Prosecutor Keeping Macon County Safe

for Over 28 years

 

 

Since Jay Scott was elected in 2012 his office has led the state in prosecuting serious offenders

More violent felons sentenced to prison per capita than any other Illinois county    # 1

More felons sentenced to prison per capita than any other Illinois county  # 1

More serious property crime felons sentenced to prison per capita than any other Illinois county  # 1

Under Jay Scott’s leadership:

The office’s felony jury trial conviction rate has increased 29 %
The office’s felony sex crimes jury trial conviction rate has increased 203%
Jay has fought hard to protect our Senior Citizens, establishing the Elderly Victims Crime Unit and the Elder Fraud Hotline

 

   Improved prosecution at a reduced cost to taxpayers
Jay reduced the size of the office and its budget
Jay cut office expenses by more than $148,000




Jay is a Member of the Macon County Law Enforcement Team that

has Reduced Crime in Macon County

 

During the Last 20 Years Macon County Crime Rates Have Decreased:

 

Murder -  90%

Sexual Assault -  83%

Arson -  65%

Robbery -  57%

Theft - 56%

Burglary - 55%

Effective prosecution is the reason Decatur’s violent crime rate is:

55% lower than Springfield

26% lower than Peoria

23% lower than Champaign-Urbana

Effective Prosecution is the reason Decatur’s total crime rate is:

40% less than Springfield

28% less than Peoria

6% less than Champaign-Urbana

Effective prosecution is the reason Decatur’s Murder and Sexual Assault rates are the lowest among Bloomington-Normal, Champaign-Urbana & Springfield

Effective prosecution is the reason Jay Scott was voted #1 all four years of the Best Lawyer category in the Herald & Review Reader’s Choice Awards

 

                                                                                               

 

                         

Re-Elect Jay Scott Macon County State’s Attorney
Vote to Keep Macon County Safe – Vote for Experience
Committee
Mark Cheviron - Chairman
Kathy White - Treasure
Jennifer Ballinger
Kevin Breheny
Jerry Dawson
Pat McElroy
Lisa Stanley
Verzell Taylor
Ron White
Harvey Williams


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