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Campus crime unchanging from past years

Campus crime unchanging from past years

May 9, 2016

Crime on campus this year has been consistent with previous years, according to the University of Illinois Police Department. Like previous years, they have constantly made efforts in keeping crime rates down. Pat Wade, UIPD spokesman, said that the most occurring crime on campus is theft. “We see...

Family of UI student offers $10,000 reward for information about assault

By Joe Longo

February 10, 2016

daily illini staff reportThe family of a University student assaulted on Dec. 13 near campus is offering a $10,000 reward for information about the assailants. The reward is being offered until May 31.The student was struck in the back of the head and subsequently collapsed around 1:14 am in the 700 ...

Campus Safety Notice issued for attempted robbery

Security cameras near Gregory and Dorner drives captured a photo of the car the offenders were driving. According to the report, the vehicle is a newer model sedan and possibly a Pontiac.

By Daily Illini Staff Report

September 5, 2015

A Campus Safety Notice was issued Saturday, following a robbery that occurred earlier in the morning. According to the notice the robbery took place at approximately 2:39 a.m. near the corner of Dorner and Gregory drives in Urbana. A group of people walking north on Dorner Drive were approached by a g...

Police Blotter for Sept. 3, 2015

By Jason Chun

September 2, 2015

ChampaignResidential burglary was reported in the 2100 Block of Ivy Court around 2:30 p.m. Sunday. According to the report, a bicycle and computer accessory was stolen after the offender burglarized the victim’s motor vehicle and garage.Retail theft was reported at Premier Sound and Design, 1104 N. ...

Chabad menorah knocked over, UIPD seek public help

By Daily Illini Staff Report

August 21, 2015

The University police department asked for the public’s help on Wednesday after a man was recorded knocking over the menorah displayed outside the Chabad Jewish Center at 509 S. Fourth St., Champaign. In the security camera footage, the man approached the menorah around 6 a.m. Wednesday. He pushes the menorah until it breaks ...