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  • Monday, November 26, 2018

    At 3:05 p.m. Nov. 17, at Memorial Stadium, 1402 S. First St., Champaign, Richard J. Wright, 22, of Urbana, was issued a state of Illinois notice to appear in court for theft. A witness saw Wright, a concessions employee, take $20 from a cash register.

    Bryce A. Nowak, 22, of Fairbury, Illinois, was arrested at 12:21 a.m. Sunday in the parking lot of a restaurant at 1900 S. First St., Champaign, for battery. Nowak was arguing with another person when two women approached to intervene. Nowak swung his fist and struck one of the women in the face.

  • Wednesday, November 21, 2018

    At 2:40 p.m. Monday at Swanlund Administration Building, 601 E. John St., Champaign, Marian E. Berek, 31, of Urbana, was issued a state of Illinois notice to appear in court for trespassing on state-supported property. Police were called by someone who recognized Berek and was aware that he previously had been issued a no-trespassing notice for U. of I. property.

  • Tuesday, November 20, 2018

    Two U. of I. students reported that their belongings had been stolen between 5:45-8 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Activities and Recreation Center, 201 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign. In both cases, the belongings, which have a total estimated value of $350, were left unattended in an unsecured locker.

    A U. of I. student reported that his bicycle had been stolen around 1 a.m. Thursday from the Mechanical Engineering Laboratory, 105 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana. The bicycle, which has an estimated value of $90, was locked to a rack.

    A U. of I. student reported that he had paid $500 on Nov. 10 to an unknown vendor on an auction website to purchase a cellphone. When the packaged arrived Nov. 13, it was empty.

    A U. of I. employee reported that someone had painted a swastika between Friday and Monday in a basement tunnel between Roger Adams Laboratory and Noyes Laboratory in the 600 block of South Mathews Avenue, Urbana. The estimated cost to repair the damage was not available at the time of the report.

  • Monday, November 19, 2018

    Nothing to report.

  • Friday, November 16, 2018

    Nothing to report.

  • Thursday, November 15, 2018

    Nothing to report.

  • Wednesday, November 14, 2018

    A U. of I. student reported that cash had been stolen from an unlocked locker between 5:50-6:40 p.m. Tuesday at Campus Recreation Center East, 1102 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana.

  • Tuesday, November 13, 2018

    A U. of I. student reported that some of her belongings including a $80 mini-fridge and a $30 microwave had been stolen between Nov. 2-4 from Wassaja Hall, 1202 S. First St., Champaign. The student had moved from one room to another, and her previous roommate left the items in the hallway for the student to pick up later. The items were stolen before they could be moved.

  • Monday, November 12, 2018

    A woman reported that her parked vehicle had been scratched while unattended around 7 p.m. Friday at the Art and Design Building, 408 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign. An estimated cost to repair the damage was not available at the time of the report.

    A U. of I. student reported that her wallet had been stolen from an unlocked locker between 7:30-8 p.m. Sunday at the Activities and Recreation Center, 201 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign.

  • Friday, November 9, 2018

    A U. of I. employee reported that a $123 sign had been stolen overnight Tuesday or Wednesday from outside the Gender and Women’s Studies building, 1205 W. Nevada St., Urbana.

    At 5:22 a.m. Thursday at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center, 1400 W. Park Ave., Urbana, U. of I. student Natalia B. Villa, 19, of Urbana, was issued a state of Illinois notice to appear in court for domestic battery. It was reported that Villa struck another student earlier that morning at Allen Hall, 1005 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana.

    It was reported that a man touched a U. of I. student inappropriately around 1:45 p.m. Wednesday at the Natural History Building, 1301 W. Green St., Urbana. The man followed the student up a staircase and squeezed the student’s buttocks. The man was later identified and issued a no-trespassing notice for all U. of I. property.