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  • Campus Safety Update

    Two individuals were arrested Wednesday afternoon for their involvement in an incident which prompted a Campus Safety Notice earlier today.

  • Campus Safety Notice

    An attempted robbery took place at 11:56 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, outside of the Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., in Urbana. The student was not seriously injured, and nothing was stolen. 

  • Campus Safety Notice

    A U. of I. student was walking on the South Quad when he was approached by two people who struck him in the face and took his cellphone. No weapons were seen during the incident, and the student was not seriously injured.

  • Campus Safety Notice

    The University of Illinois Police Department has received a report that a woman was sexually assaulted in the early morning on Friday, Oct. 25, at a university residence hall. The offender is not a person known to the victim.

  • Community Safety Notice

    Between Aug. 24 and Sept. 18, a total of eight incidents of inappropriate touching or public indecency have been reported to three separate police agencies in our area, including the Champaign Police Department, Urbana Police Department and the University of Illinois Police Department. One person was arrested on Sept. 22 and charged with public indecency in connection with one of those incidents.

  • Community Safety Notice

    In the past several weeks, a higher than usual number of burglaries to residences and vehicles have been reported to the Champaign Police Department in areas close to campus. In the majority of these cases, the offender accessed the vehicle or residence through an unlocked door.

  • Campus Safety Update

    We would like to provide you with an update regarding a Campus Safety Notice we issued last week, when it was reported that an individual had entered a student’s room at Daniels Hall without permission. The offender in that case has been identified as a 13-year-old individual who does not live in Champaign County.

  • Campus Safety Notice

    It was reported that a U. of I. student was asleep in a residence hall room when awakened by an individual searching through the student’s dresser drawers. The offender abruptly left the room. It did not appear that anything was stolen.

  • Campus Safety Notice

    The University of Illinois Police Department has received a report that a student was sexually assaulted around 10:20 p.m. Monday, April 8, at Sherman Hall, 909 S. Fifth St., Champaign. The offender is a person whom the victim met through a dating app. Images of the suspect were captured on security cameras and can be viewed here.

  • Campus Safety Notice

    On Tuesday afternoon, a Campus Security Authority reported that a U. of I. student had been touched inappropriately around 4 p.m. Sunday at a fraternity house by a person with whom the student was acquainted.