Robert Berlin sworn in as DuPage Co. state's atty

December 14, 2010 7:16:12 PM PST
DuPage County has new top prosecutor. Robert Berlin, 48, was sworn in as state's attorney Tuesday.

The swearing-in ceremony took place immediately after the county board approved his nomination.

He replaces Joe Birkett who is now an Illinois appellate court justice. Berlin will serve the remainder of Birkett's term which runs until 2012.