Category: Police Department Press Releases

Champaign Police Make Arrest in Shooting Investigation

For Immediate Release October 30, 2015                                                         Contact:  Lieutenant Dave Shaffer 217-403-7030                david.shaffer@ci.champaign.il.us Champaign Police Make Arrest in Shooting Investigation On Monday, October 19, 2015, at approximately 5:30 PM, Champaign Police responded […]

Champaign Police Investigate Bank Robbery

For Immediate Release October 28, 2015                                                            Contact:  Lt. Dave Shaffer 217-403-7030          david.shaffer@ci.champaign.il.us Champaign Police Investigate Bank Robbery On October 28, 2015 at approximately 10:59 AM, Champaign Police responded to First Financial Bank, located at 1611 S. Prospect Ave. […]

POLICE INVESTIGATE HOME INVASION

For Immediate Release October 22, 2015                                               Contact:  Lt. Dave Shaffer 217-621-4647            david.shaffer@ci.champaign.il.us POLICE INVESTIGATE HOME INVASION Last night, at approximately 9:48PM, Champaign Police responded to the 1600 Block of Mayfair Rd. for a shots fired report. Upon arrival, […]

Police Investigate Shooting Incident

For Immediate Release October 19, 2015                                                   Contact:  Lt. Dave Shaffer 217-621-4647            david.shaffer@ci.champaign.il.us Champaign Police Investigate Shooting Incident At approximately 5:32PM this evening, Champaign Police responded to the 600 Block of W. Beardsley Ave. for a […]

Color Run 5-K – Street Closures

For Immediate Release October 14, 2015                                                            Contact:  Sgt Joe Ketchem 217-403-6981          joe.kethem@ci.champaign.il.us Color Run 5-K – Street Closures The Color Run will be making a stop in Champaign on Saturday, October 17, 2015. The race will have an […]

School Bus Incident at Duncan Rd. and Springfield Ave.

For Immediate Release October 12, 2015                                                            Contact:  Deputy Chief Joe Gallo 217-403-6926                joseph.gallo@ci.champaign.il.us School Bus Incident at Duncan Rd. and Springfield Ave. This morning, at approximately 7:15 AM, Champaign Police responded to the intersection of […]

City of Champaign Implements New Alarm System Requirements and Registration

For Immediate Release October 6, 2015                                                             Contact:  Deputy Chief Joe Gallo 217-403-6926                joseph.gallo@ci.champaign.il.us City of Champaign Implements New Alarm System Requirements and Registration In accordance with City of Champaign municipal code, residents and businesses […]

Champaign Police Conduct Death Investigation

For Immediate Release October 2, 2015                                                Contact:  Deputy Chief Troy Daniels 217-202-7355                troy.daniels@ci.champaign.il.us Champaign Police Conduct Death Investigation On October 1, 2015 at 10:04 PM, Champaign Police responded to the 300 Block of S. Country […]

Police Investigate Shooting

  For Immediate Release September 7, 2015 Contact: Deputy Chief Troy Daniels, 217-202-7355, troy.daniels@ci.champaign.il.us   Police Investigate Shooting On Sunday, September 6, 2015 at approximately 10:20PM, Champaign Police responded to the 1500 Block of Hedge Road for a report of shots fired.  Upon arrival, Police were alerted that two victims had been transported to the hospital.  A 29-year-old male […]

PUBLIC SAFETY ALERT: Robberies and Burglaries to Motor Vehicles

For Immediate Release August 26, 2015 Contact: Lt. Dave Shaffer, 217-403-7030, david.shaffer@ci.champaign.il.us PUBLIC SAFETY ALERT:   Robberies and Burglaries to Motor Vehicles  The Champaign Police Department provides this alert as notice to residents and our campus community of a rash of robberies and motor vehicle burglaries that have occurred during the month of August.  Citizens […]