Category: General Press Releases

Employees Recognized at Champaign Police Awards Ceremony

Yesterday, the Champaign Police Dept. held its annual awards ceremony to honor a number of its employees who earned recognition over the past year. Chief R.T. Finney recognized employees for various accomplishments ranging from great investigative work to diffusing a potentially deadly situation. Many of these employees have worked closely with the citizens in resolving…
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Champaign Police Charities Association Calls for Donations

The Champaign Police Charities Association may be calling you for donations during its fundraising campaign for the Champaign Cops for Kids program. The campaign, scheduled to run for approximately six weeks, is designed to assist area children. Some past recipients of the program include Olympic Medalist Katherine Reutter, speed skating champion Bonnie Blair and local…
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Campus Move-Out Cleanliness

The City of Champaign Public Works and Neighborhood Services Departments will be working together to keep the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus as clean and attractive as possible during the upcoming two weeks when students move out of their dwelling units (i.e. apartments, fraternities, sororities, houses, etc.). The City has been very pleased with…
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Champaign Officers Proudly Wear Sesquicentennial Badges

Over the next year, Champaign police officers can be seen wearing gold or silver plated commemorative badges in honor of the City’s 150th anniversary. The sesquicentennial badges, purchased by the officers, are worn to promote this important milestone in Champaign’s history and to celebrate the history of the police department. The badges are a replica…
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Mable Thomas, longtime coordinator of neighborhood groups for the City of Champaign, passed away April 13, 2010 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. A Community Memorial Service will be held for Mable at 1:00 pm, Saturday, May 8, 2010 at Douglass Park in Champaign. Rev. Larry Lewis, Pastor of Bethel AME Church, will…
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Champaign Police Celebrates Olympic Champion

The Police Benevolent & Protective Association Hosts a Meet and Greet for Olympic Champion Katherine Reutter WHO: Katherine Reutter, Olympic Speed Skater The Champaign Police Benevolent & Protective Association (PBPA) Champaign Police Department Employees WHAT: The Champaign Police Benevolent & Protective Association (PBPA) Unit #7 is hosting a meet and greet for Katherine Reuter at…
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