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.
The University of Illinois Police Department is investigating a robbery that happened in the Illini Union on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at approximately 5:10 p.m.
The Champaign Police Department is investigating a string of batteries that occurred at various locations in the campus area on Saturday, October 11, 2014 between 3:30 a.m. and 4:10 a.m.
CRIME ALERT – UPDATE
As of August 7, 2014, the University of Illinois Police Department has identified and taken into custody two subjects involved in the robberies that occurred on July 26, 2014 in the 600 block of East Chalmers Street and the 600 block of South Sixth Street, Champaign. Both subjects were arrested and detained at the Champaign County Youth Detention Center as they are both juveniles. It appears that these subjects were the only two directly involved with these crimes.
The Champaign Police Department is investigating two robberies that occurred on July 26, 2014 in the campus area.
Champaign Police is investigating an attempted armed robbery that occurred on Friday, July 18, 2014 at approximately 3 A.M. in the 50 block of East John Street.
The Champaign Police Department is investigating a battery, possible attempted sexual assault that occurred at 304 East Daniel Street, Champaign.
The University of Illinois Police Department developed two persons of interest in the arsons that occurred on July 3, 2014, from security camera video at the Undergraduate Library. On July 4, 2014 a University of Illinois Police Officer made contact with two juveniles near the Illini Union whom he recognized from the security camera video. One juvenile admitted starting all three fires and both were taken into custody based on this investigation.