Category: Police Department News

Illinois Veteran’s Career Fair

Officer Ben Newell will represent the Police Department at the Helping and Hiring Hometown Heroes Veteran’s Career Fair at the National Guard Armory in Urbana on April 27, 2012. This event is being sponsored by the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs, Illinois WorkNet Center, the University of Illinois and Parkland College.

UIUC Sociology Majors and Minors Fair

Officer Katherine Thompson represented the Police Department at the 2012 Sociology Majors and Minors Fair on Friday April 20, 2012. The Fair highlights not only the Sociology major itself, but also UIUC campus resources, volunteer and internship opportunities in the Champaign-Urbana area, and post-graduation opportunities. Students attend the fair looking to learn more about their […]

Officer Westfield to Speak at “Bully” Documentary at The Art Theatre

Officer Jonathan Westfield will provide remarks to the audience viewing the PG-13 version of the documentary film “Bully” on April 27, 2012, at the Art Theatre. This powerfully moving film focuses on three children who face the torment of living with bullying each day as well as members of two families who lost their children […]

The Champaign Police Department Commemorates National Police Week

Each May during National Police Week (May 13-19, 2011), the nation pauses to recognize the service and sacrifice of U.S. law enforcement. Local law enforcement agencies in Champaign County will join the nation in honoring men and women who lost their lives in the line of duty. Champaign Police will pay a special tribute to […]

Champaign Police Department to Host Open House

The Champaign Police Department will host an Open House for the community on May 14, 2012. The event will be held during National Police Week (May 13-19, 2012), an event recognizing the service and sacrifice of U.S. law enforcement. WHAT:  OPEN HOUSE WHO:     This event is open to the public WHEN:  Monday, May 14, 2012 […]

CPD Officers Attend Danville Area Community College Job Fair

Officers Jonathan Westfield and Ben Newell represented CPD at the Danville Area Community College annual Career Connections Job Fair on Wednesday, April 18, in the Mary Miller Gymnasium. 50 Companies attended the Job Fair sponsored by the DACC Career Services Center, DACC Veterans Multipurpose Employment Center, the Illinois WorkNet Center, Neuhoff Communications, and the Commercial […]

Officer Thompson Speaks to Sociology Class at the U of I

Officer Katherine Thompson spoke to Dr. Nicole Holtzclaw-Stone’s Sociology Class at the University of Illinois on Wednesday, April 11 at 3 p.m. Officer Thompson discussed the ways her Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology helps her in her career in Law Enforcement on a daily basis.

Neighborhood Meetings

Lt. Jon Swenson attended the Beardsley Park Neighborhood Meeting on Tuesday, April 10 at 6 p.m. at Stratton School. Lt. Swenson also attended the Church and Hill Area Neighborhood Group Meeting on Wednesday, April 11 at 5:30 p.m. at the Don Moyers Boys and Girls Club.

Lt. Michael Paulus’ Article on Excited Delirium Published in Force Science Institute Newsletter

Lt. Michael Paulus authored an article on Champaign County’s Excited Delirium protocol for the Force Science Institute April 2012 Newsletter. The Force Science Institute is dedicated to the study of human dynamics in high stress, rapidly unfolding force encounters. Through classes and consultation, the Institute strives to facilitate the application of Force Science concepts during […]