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University of Illinois Police Department Crime Alerts

  • 7/18/2014
    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.
  • 7/12/2014

    The Champaign Police Department is investigating a battery, possible attempted sexual assault that occurred at 304 East Daniel Street, Champaign.

  • 7/7/2014
    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.
  • 6/20/2014
    On June 10, 2014 the University of Illinois Police Department arrested John Wilson for Public Indecency in contection with the incident at Grainger Library on May 14, 2014.
  • 5/15/2014
    The University of Illinois Police Department is seeking your assistance in identifying a suspect in Public Indecency at Grainger Library.
  • 5/9/2014
    The Urbana Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred in the 1000 block of West Main Street, Urbana. The victim was walking on the sidewalk when 7 to 10 subjects exited a van and started throwing rocks at him. As the victim attempted to leave the area the suspects approached the victim, battered him and stole several items of his personal property. The suspects re-entered the van and left the area going east from Harvey Street in the alley between Main and Clark Streets.
  • 4/25/2014

    The Champaign Police Department has issued the following:

    CRIME STOPPERS $1,000 REWARD

    At approximately 8 p.m. on April 25, 2014, at least 2 adult females and one male juvenile participating in the 5K race for the Illinois Marathon were reportedly injured by small objects, possibly glass, which was thrown from 309 E. Green Street, Champaign.

  • 3/15/2014
    The University of Illinois Police Department is investigating an Armed Robbery that occurred on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at approximately 12:45 PM near the Transportation Building (104 S. Mathews, Urbana).
  • 2/22/2014

    The University of Illinois Police Department is investigating a Criminal Sexual Abuse that occurred near the Soybean Research Building (1100 W. Pennsylvania Avenue, Urbana).

  • 1/14/2014

    UPDATE The University of Illinois Police Department is seeking your assistance in identifying persons of interest related to a robbery on January 14, 2014.

    The University of Illinois and Urbana Police Departments are investigating a robbery that occurred in the evening hours of January, 14, 2014. 

  • 11/22/2013

    The Champaign Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the early evening hours of November 21, 2013.

  • 9/13/2013

    UPDATE  The two suspects in robbery #2 have been identified.  One suspect is now in custody on a probation violation charge in another county.  The second suspect was arrested on 10/03/13 and transported to the Champaign County Jail.

    The University of Illinois and Champaign Police Departments are investigating two robberies and a theft that occurred in the early morning hours of September 13, 2013.

  • 8/21/2013

    UPDATE  On August 29, 2013, Todd Farthing of Macon, IL, was arrested regarding these incidents.

    The Champaign Police Department is currently investigating two cases of aggravated battery that occurred in the University of Illinois campus area, on August 20, 2013.

  • 8/18/2013

    The University of Illinois Police Department is invesigating a Robbery that occurred in parking lot B-21 on Saturday, August 17, 2013 ar approximately 8:30 p.m.

  • 8/17/2013

    UPDATE Two suspects were identified and warrants were issued.  One suspect has been arrested and the other is still outstanding.  The subject with the outstanding warrant is Arsenio D. Carter, black male, 25 years old, 7'01" tall, 245 pounds, black hair, brown eyes and is last known to live in Champaign, IL.  If you see Carter, please call 911. 

    On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at approximately 2:45 a.m., the victim was walking south on the Wright Street sidewalk, south of Springfield Avenue near Talbot Lab when he was approached by four subjects who were walking north. The victim was struck from behind and knocked to the ground. One subject attempted to steal personal property from the victim's pockets.