Category: Police Department Press Releases

Champaign Police Investigate Shooting at Mobile Super Pantry, 1503 N. Neil St.

Champaign Police Detectives are seeking help from the public in identifying at least two men involved in a shooting incident that occurred at the Mobile Super Pantry at approximately 2:30 AM today. Officers responded to the business after receiving reports of multiple gunshots heard at the business and several cars leaving that area. At 2:40…
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OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING INVESTIGATION CONTINUES: CHAMPAIGN POLICE DEPARTMENT CONDUCTS INTERNAL REVIEWS

The Office of the State’s Attorney and the Illinois State Police have conducted initial reviews of the September 9th officer-involved shooting investigation and released their findings. “We are pleased with the pace of this investigation and the timely release of information. However, there are still internal reviews to be conducted,” says Chief Cobb. Per departmental…
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CHAMPAIGN POLICE ORGANIZES COUNTY-WIDE WARRANT SWEEP

Yesterday, area law enforcement agencies arrested 19 people during a county-wide sweep targeting individuals that have outstanding warrants. Both the City of Urbana and the City of Champaign have experienced shootings and/or homicides and police officers are responding to reports of shots heard, or encountering individuals in possession of firearms with increasing frequency. In addition,…
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Police Respond to Suspected Attempted Robbery at Central Illinois Credit Union (2106 W. John Street)

Yesterday, Champaign police officers responded to the Central Illinois Credit Union, located at 2106 W. John Street, for what employees suspected was an attempted bank robbery. At approximately 12:45 PM, credit union employees contacted police after witnessing suspicious behavior by two males who tried to enter the credit union. Employees reported seeing one male loitering…
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