With classes beginning, it is important that we all take a moment to review some basic guidelines that can help protect us while we’re on campus. Given that there have been several crimes reported near campus within the past two weeks, we want you to have the information you need to take the appropriate precautions.
On Tuesday, July 7, the person who reported the crime admitted to fabricating the details of the report. No armed robbery occurred, nor was there an offender armed with a gun.
On May 14, U. of I. Police investigators arrested a 17-year-old male who, after being questioned by police, admitted that he was the third offender involved in the May 1 incident.
At 9:30 p.m. on Friday, May 1, the University of Illinois Police Department responded to an armed robbery near Lincoln Avenue Residence Hall, 1005 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana.
The Champaign Police Department has informed the University of Illinois Police Department of a robbery which occurred just after 2 a.m. Monday, April 6.
The person who reported a sexual assault March 12 in the 500 block of East Green Street, Champaign, informed the Champaign Police Department on March 16 that the incident never occurred. The University of Illinois Police Department would like to remind community members of the resources available to survivors of sexual assault and reiterate its commitment to identifying and arresting perpetrators of sexual assault.
The Champaign Police Department has informed the University of Illinois Police Department that a sexual assault occurred about 12:35 a.m. Thursday, March 12, in the 500 block of East Green Street, Champaign.
The Champaign Police Department has informed the University of Illinois Police Department of an aggravated assault and possible robbery that occurred around 12 a.m. Wednesday. According to the report, a student was walking near the intersection of Fifth and Daniel streets, Champaign, when he encountered two men who asked him where he was going. When the student answered, one of the two men hit him in the mouth. The victim momentarily lost consciousness and sustained minor injuries. He later discovered his cellphone was missing.
We can report to you that police have arrested two men who will be charged with homicide: Daniel Gonzalez, 21, of Cicero, and Reginald Scott, 21, of Champaign. Neither is a current U. of I. student.
We write unfortunately to inform you of a campus tragedy, the death of Vicente Mundo, an undergraduate student from Chicago studying Statistics. All of us are deeply saddened by this news, and our thoughts are with his family and friends. We are reaching out to make sure they have the support they need following this unimaginable loss.
The University of Illinois Police Department is informing you of this missing person in hope that you might provide information that could lead to his safe return. We believe this to be an isolated event, and the situation poses no immediate threat to the safety of the general public
The Champaign Police Department notified the University of Illinois Police Department of a robbery that occurred on Monday, December 15, 2014, at 8 p.m. The victim was walking eastbound on the north sidewalk of Green Street near Wright Street.
Multiple reports of knife-wielding assailants on the University of Illinois campus this week proved to be nothing more than bad judgment by a pair of brothers from Urbana, Illinois.
The Champaign Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred near First and Daniel Streets, Champaign.
The Champaign Police Department has arrested a suspect in connection with two separate sexual abuse and sexual assault incidents
The Champaign Police Department is investigating two incidents of sexual assault or attempted sexual assault that occurred at 309 East Green Street, Champaign.