CPD Mission Statement
The mission of the Champaign Police Department is to serve our public by the unwavering protection of all citizens, through unconditional respect and collaborative efforts with our community.
CPD Values | Guiding Principles
Service through Trust, Integrity, and Respect
Service – providing the highest quality of service while considering the changing needs of our community
Trust – building trust by working in partnership with the community and working collaboratively within the department
Integrity – performing our roles with the highest level of integrity
Respect – consistently treating everyone we encounter with unconditional respect
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The Investigations Division investigates all criminal and juvenile cases. Fiscal Administration provides fiscal support to the department including accounts payable, payroll processing and budget coordination.
Patrol Operations provides the initial response to citizen calls for service and enforces criminal and traffic statutes. The Traffic Services enforces abandoned vehicle ordinances and provides crossing guard program. Animal Control enforces the animal control ordinances.
The goal of Professional Standards is to assist the department in achieving the highest standards in law enforcement. Three closely related functions are Officer Conduct, Training and Development and Illinois State accreditation.