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

Department Divisions

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Operational Support

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

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.

Professional Standards

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.