On October 16, Champaign Community Coalition and the Champaign Police Department met at Apostolic Faith Church and conducted a “Walk as One” event in the Bristol Park Neighborhood. The coalition canvassed the neighborhood to share important crime prevention and safety information and discussed ways to address neighborhood concerns with neighborhood residents.
Category: Police Department News
Champaign Police Officer Shelly Dominguez represented the Police Department at Champaign County’s 6th Annual Disability Resource Expo at Lincoln Square Village on October 13 from 9am to 2pm. This family friendly event is a valuable community resource for families and individuals with disabilities seeking the support and services they, or a loved one may need […]
School Resource Officer Jonathan Westfield and Rene Dunn, Assistant to the Chief of Police for Community Services, attended the Northeastern Illinois University Fall Diversity Community Job and Volunteer Fair in Chicago on October 9. This event promotes career information, as well as employment, internships and volunteer opportunities to University students and alumni, as well as […]
Champaign Police Chief Anthony Cobb attended the International Chiefs of Police Annual Conference in San Diego, California September 29 through October 3. The Annual Conference provides top-notch education on the most pressing law enforcement topics of the day along with an opportunity to learn, network and problem solving. The Conference featured renowned keynote speakers, forums […]
Champaign Police Lieutenant Tod Myers and Sergeant Dave Griffet represented the department at the Western Illinois University Law Enforcement and Justice Administration Career Fair on October 2, 2012, from 10 am to 2 pm.
The “Get on the Bus” program through Weston Exploration within University Housing will tour the Champaign Police Department on Friday, September 21, 2012. This event allows for many first-year college students to explore different careers throughout the community. The tour and talking with officers will help students to understand the careers available in the Champaign […]
Champaign Police Officer Katherine Thompson will represent the department at the University of Illinois Sociology Internship Fair on Friday, September 21, 2012, in Lincoln Hall. The purpose of the fair is to recruit college students for internships, primarily from the Sociology Department, but from other departments as well.
Champaign Police Detective Joe Johnston represented the department at the Eastern Illinois University Job Fair on Wednesday, September 19, 2012. “Career Network Day,” is an ideal opportunity for the department to connect with potential candidates seeking full time and internship opportunities.
Chief of Police Anthony Cobb made a presentation: “The Role of a Police Officer” to Cub Scout Pack #11 at Dr. Howard Elementary School on September 10, 2012. Officer Jonathan Westfield made an Anti-Bullying presentation to adults at St. Matthew’s School on Tuesday, September 11, 2012. Officer Jonathan Westfield will attend the Disability Expo […]
Officer Jaceson Yandell took the Oath of Office for the position of Sergeant at the September 4 Council Meeting. In addition, three new police officers took the Oath of Office: Montrell Coleman, Jerad Gale and Ed Sebestik. Jaceson Yandell took the Oath of Office for the position of Sergeant by Mayor Gerard Montrell […]