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Champaign Police move forward with request for taser implementation

KRT SOUTH STORY SLUGGED: FL-TASERGUNS KRT PHOTO BY RED HUBER/ORLANDO SENTINEL (July 31) A Taser gun administers a non-lethal shock to subdue criminals. (OR) NC KD 2002 (Horiz) (gsb)

By Aaron Navarro

September 22, 2015

In 2004, unsteady relations between the Champaign Police Department and the community showed as a proposal from the police for Tasers was met with a hostile reaction and negativity. Eleven years later, the Champaign Police are requesting Tasers once again. This time, things are a little different.Cham...

Open access research policy under review

February 11, 2015

In an effort to increase the accessibility of research, University committees are reviewing a policy which would make University published research available to the general public free of cost.In August 2013, former Gov. Pat Quinn signed the “Open Access to Research Articles Act,” which aims to ma...