Category: Police Department Press Releases

Dog Fatally Wounded During DUI Arrest (1000 Block of W. William)

On February 7, 2013, at approximately 11:26 PM, officers responded to the 1000 block of W. William Street for a report of a female driving under the influence. It was reported that a vehicle had “cut off” the reporting person near the area of Prospect and Springfield Avenue. The driver then continued driving and disregarded a […]

Champaign Police Make Arrest During Drug Investigation

On February 1, 2013, at approximately 7:57 PM, officers arrested Adam M. Mailloux, 20, of Champaign, for a delivery of a controlled substance. Champaign Police subsequently served a court ordered search warrant in the 1100 block of West Springfield at Mr. Mailloux’s residence. This search warrant was obtained as a result of an on-going investigation […]

Champaign Police Conduct Shooting Investigation (2000 Block of Cynthia Drive)

The Champaign Police Department is currently investigating a shooting incident that occurred in the 2000 block of Cynthia Drive on February 3, 2013, at 10:30 PM. At 10:36 PM, officers responded to the area and made contact with a 40 y/o male victim who reported being shot at by two known males. The victim reported […]

Champaign Police Make Three Arrests in Copper Thefts

Champaign Police, the Champaign County Sherriff’s Office, and the Urbana Police Department served a search warrant in the 500 block of W. Beardsley Friday, January 18 in connection with the recent incidents of criminal damage and thefts of copper from various businesses and residences within Champaign County.  The warrant resulted in the recovery of numerous items suspected […]

Police Serve Search Warrant & Recover Two Handguns

On January 15, 2013 at approximately 2:25 PM, the Champaign Police Investigation Unit served a search warrant for weapons in the 1500 block of Holly Hill. As a result of this warrant, police seized two handguns, drug equipment, packaging, and approximately 2 grams of a substance suspected to be heroin. Prior to serving the warrant, […]

Champaign Police Investigate Accidental Shooting

Champaign police detectives are investigating a shooting incident that occurred on January 11, 2013, at the Super 8 Motel located at 202 W. Marketview Drive, at 3:01 AM. Officers responded to Carle Hospital for a report of a shooting. After interviewing both the victim and suspect, police received preliminary information to indicate that 20 year-old […]

Champaign Police Respond to Multiple Reports of Gun Violence

The Champaign Police Department is investigating multiple reports of gun violence after responding to a shooting and several reports of shots fired on January 6, 2013. The first report came in at 4:30 AM, when a resident in the 1400 block of Holly Hill reported to police that several rounds were fired into the home. […]

Champaign Police Continue Death Investigation (1500 Block of Honeysuckle)

On December 31, 2012, at approximately 6:22 AM, Champaign police officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 1500 block of Honeysuckle. Upon arrival officers located two individuals with what appeared to be gunshot injuries. One subject was transported to Carle Hospital but both were later pronounced dead by the Champaign County Coroner’s […]