If you have any information about these crimes or any person(s) involved, you are urged to submit a tip via this website, call our TIPS line at 217-373-TIPS, or use our free P3 Tips mobile app.  Crime Stoppers doesn't want your name, just your information.  Crime Stoppers will pay a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest and you will always remain 100% anonymous. 

NOTE - The date listed in the title is the date of the posting, not the crime.

Disclaimer: The information on this page was provided to Champaign County Crime Stoppers by local law enforcement. The information was valid at the time it was posted but may be subject to change without notice.

Champaign Shooting - Posted 1/16/2024
January 16, 2024

Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a shooting. On December 31, 2023, at approximately 10:40 p.m., Champaign Police were dispatched to the 2400 block of North Neil Street in Champaign for a report of shots fired. As officers arrived on-scene, a 24-year-old woman arrived at a local hospital by personal transport suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to her leg. Officers learned the victim was seated in her vehicle when the vehicle and a nearby building were struck by gunfire. The victim is recovering from her injuries.
 
Police are asking any resident or business in the nearby area with exterior surveillance cameras and/or persons with cell phone video to review the footage for any suspicious persons or vehicles captured in the area around the time of the incident. It is believed video footage may be of investigative assistance.


Criminal Damage to Government Property - Posted 1/8/24
January 08, 2024

This week we’re seeking assistance from the public regarding criminal damage to government- supported property at several locations in the campus area.

On November 27, 2023, at 11:33 pm, an unknown subject went to several locations around the Main Quad (Illini Union, Altgeld Hall, Roger Adams Laboratory, Davenport Hall, Institute for Genomic Biology, Music Building) and damaged them with spray paint. The subject was captured on camera taking pictures of the vandalism after damaging the property. The estimated cost of damages exceeded $2,000.

Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect captured on video. The suspect was wearing a black and white hat, a black and white patterned cloth mask, a dark colored coat with a brown collar, blue jeans, white sneakers, white gloves, and a brown bag.

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Retail Theft in Champaign County - Posted 1/02/2024
January 02, 2024

This week Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a retail theft.

On November 24, 2023, at approximately 8:00 a.m., a female entered Menards at 620 West Town Center Boulevard in Champaign. The female selected a rotary laser level tool and proceeded to the exit making no attempt to stop and make payment. The stolen merchandise was valued at almost $850.00

Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect captured on video. The suspect was described as a black female, 5’3” to 5’9” tall, with an average build. The female fled in a gray Pontiac Grand Prix.

f you have any information regarding this or any crime in Champaign County, please contact Crime Stoppers at 217-373-TIPS, 373tips.com, or via the P3 Tips mobile ap

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Retail Theft - Posted 12/27/2023
December 27, 2023

On August 13, 2023, at approximately 5:54 p.m., two subjects entered Kohl’s at 109 Convenience Center Road in Champaign. The subjects selected numerous items and left the store with armloads of apparel making no attempt to stop and make payment. The stolen merchandise was valued at over $1,100.00.

Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects captured on video. The two suspects appeared to be black females with long braided hair, 18 to 25 years old. One female was wearing a black t-shirt, and the other female had glasses and was wearing a white/cream sweatshirt with a design on the front. The females fled the area in a black sedan, possibly a Hyundai.
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Retail Theft - 12/18/23
December 18, 2023

Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a retail theft. On November 12, 2023, at approximately 4:39 p.m., three subjects entered Dick’s House of Sport at 2000 North Neil Street in Champaign. The subjects selected numerous items and left the store with armloads of apparel without attempting to make payment. The stolen merchandise was valued at over $1,800.00. Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects captured on video.
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Shooting Investigation in Champaign - Posted 12/11/23
December 11, 2023

This week Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a shooting investigation in Champaign.

On October 29, 2023, at 4:20 a.m., police were dispatched to the 600-block of S. Third St. in Champaign for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers learned two college-age females had been injured. One victim sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the leg and the second victim was treated for minor injuries.

Police are asking any resident or business in the area with exterior surveillance cameras and/or persons with cell phone video to review the footage for any suspicious persons or vehicles captured.



Retail Thefts in Champaign - Posted 12/04/2023
December 04, 2023

On November 25, 2023, between approximately 6:45 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., two retail thefts occurred at Meijer, located at 2401 North Prospect Avenue in Champaign. The first involved two females who shoved a pile of clothes into a backpack. The females fled in a silver vehicle. The second theft involved a female who concealed clothing in a large bag, then tried on a coat and walked out wearing it. The females made no attempt to pay for the stolen merchandise. The total loss was nearly $800.00.

Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects captured on video. The first theft involved two black females and the second theft involved a white female. If you have any information regarding this or any crime in Champaign County, please contact Crime Stoppers at 217-373-TIPS, 373tips.com, or via the P3 Tips mobile app.

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Burglary in Urbana - Posted 11/27/2023
November 27, 2023

This week Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a burglary.
 
On October 25, 2023, just before midnight, Urbana police officers responded to Exotic’s Smoke at 1813 S. Philo Rd. for an audible alarm. Upon arrival, officers discovered broken glass to the front of the business. Officers discovered a brick had been thrown through the window of the smoke shop. Officers reviewed surveillance video and learned the suspect was a black male wearing a black Nike hooded sweatshirt, black sweatpants, black Croc style sandals and a Halloween-type mask. In the video, the suspect is seen looking around for a few moments and then throwing the brick through the window. An audible alarm sounds and the suspect fled on foot to the north.
 
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Shooting Investigation in Rantoul - Posted 11/20/23
November 20, 2023

Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a shooting investigation. On April 20, 2023, at approximately 10:40 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 1000 block of St. Andrews Circle, Rantoul for multiple reports of shots being fired. When officers arrived, they located two shooting victims, an 18-year-old female with non-life-threatening injuries, and a second victim, 17-year-old Preston Sullivan with serious injuries. Sullivan was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased from his injuries. Officers processed the scene, collecting multiple shell casings and other items of evidence.

2014 Homicide in Champaign - Posted 11-13-23
November 13, 2023

This week Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a homicide. On November 17, 2014, at approximately 10:00 p.m., Damian Henderson was believed to be shot and killed in the 0-100 block of Forsythia Drive in Champaign. The following morning, November 18, 2014, at 8:13 a.m., officers were dispatched to this location for a check welfare where Henderson was found unresponsive in a vehicle with an apparent gunshot wound. 
 
Investigators have followed multiple leads over the past several years and are continuing to seek the public’s assistance with locating any additional information related to the individual(s) involved in this incident.
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Use of stolen debit cards - Posted 11/06 / 2023
November 06, 2023

Local police departments are investigating several reports from the U of I Community Credit Union of customer’s accounts being compromised, and funds accessed. Each victim remained in possession of their respective UICCU debit/credit cards. The accounts were accessed through ATMs located primarily in CVS drugstores in Mahomet, Champaign, Savoy, Urbana, and Rantoul.

Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect captured on video after one of the thefts. The suspect appeared to be a white male with a goatee, approximately 30-40 years old. He was last seen wearing a blue adidas ballcap, blue jacket, khaki pants, and dark shoes.

If you have any information regarding this or any crime in Champaign County, please contact Crime Stoppers at 217-373-TIPS, 373tips.com, or via the P3 Tips mobile app.

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Retail Theft in Champaign - Posted 10/23/23
October 23, 2023

Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a retail theft.
 
On October 2, 2023, at approximately 7:38 p.m., three females entered Kohl’s at 109 Convenience Center Road in Champaign. The females split up briefly then two of them met up and relocated to the jewelry department. One female had keys and unlocked a fine jewelry display case, and the females loaded numerous jewelry items into a purse. The two females then moved to the fragrance department, unlocked a drawer, and stole several bottles of perfume/cologne. The two females exited the store then reentered and proceeded to the jewelry department where they met up with the third female. They again unlocked a jewelry display case, and the three females stole several more items. The trio fled in a silver sedan with merchandise valued at $24,053.00.
 
Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects captured on video. The suspects were described as black females between 35-40 years old. The first female was last seen wearing a white shirt and black shorts. The second female had long black/blonde braided hair and was wearing a navy blue floral scrub top and navy blue pants. The third female was wearing a white ballcap, black facemask, pink shirt, and white shorts.
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Aggravated Battery in Urbana - Posted 10-16-23
October 16, 2023

This week Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding an aggravated battery. On September 3rd at 11:05 a.m., police officers responded to the Crystal Lake Park Family Aquatic Center in Urbana for an aggravated battery report. Responding officers learned the suspect became agitated when she was not allowed to bring an outside beverage into the facility. The suspect made threatening comments and used inappropriate language in the presence of other patrons of the swimming facility. Based on the suspect's behavior, she was asked to leave the property. After being asked to leave, the suspect pushed an employee, threw her stainless-steel cup in the employees' direction, and threatened to fight the same employee. There were several witnesses to this incident and based on conversations heard prior to the battery, they

believed the suspect was possibly from the Tuscola area. The suspect was described as a white female approximately 27-35 years old, light brown hair, 5'06-5'08 and 165-190 lbs. The suspect was wearing a black swimsuit cover, black sandals, and large framed sunglasses with clear stones. She was seen leaving the property in a bronze SUV, possibly a GMC Acadia or Buick Enclave.

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Armed Home Invasion in Rantoul - Posted 10/09/2023
October 09, 2023

On October 2, 2023, at approximately 10:45 p.m., officers responded to the 100 block of North Chanute Street in Rantoul for a reported armed home invasion. The victims reported two, unknown race males had entered the residence armed with handguns. One suspect was reported to have watched over the occupants while the second suspect rummaged through the residence. One victim received a laceration to the head from being struck by a suspect.

Both suspects were described as males wearing facemasks, gloves, and black pants. One suspect was described as wearing a black shirt, the other wearing a black vest, and one spoke Spanish and one spoke English. The suspects fled with US Currency, jewelry, and various items of personal property.

If you have any information regarding this or any crime in Champaign County, please contact Crime Stoppers at 217-373-TIPS, 373tips.com, or via the P3 Tips mobile app



Shooting Investigation in Champaign - Posted 10/02/2023
October 02, 2023

On September 24, 2023, at approximately 2:24 a.m., Champaign Police responded to the 200 block of North Neil Street for a report of a shooting with injuries. Upon arrival, officers located an 18-year-old female and 25- year-old male, both from Texas, with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. Both were transported by ambulance to a local hospital. A third gunshot victim with non-life-threatening injuries, a 25-year-old male from Indiana, arrived at the hospital a short time later by personal vehicle. All three victims continue to recover from their injuries.
 
Police are asking any resident or business in the nearby area with exterior surveillance cameras and/or persons with cell phone video to review the footage for any suspicious persons or vehicles captured in the area around the time of the incident. It is believed video footage may be of investigative assistance.


Retail Theft in Champaign - Posted 9/25/23
September 25, 2023

Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a retail theft. On September 12, 2023, at approximately 5:35 p.m., a male entered Target, located at 2102 North Prospect Avenue in Champaign. The subject selected numerous items and proceeded to the exit making no attempt to pay for the merchandise. The suspect was reported to be a repeat offender at both the Champaign and Campustown Target locations. The total loss for both locations is over $1000.00.
 
Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect captured on video. The suspect was described as a white male, 35-44 years old. He had long brown hair pulled into a ponytail and tattoos on his arms and legs. The suspect fled the area in a blue sedan.
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Burglary in Champaign - Posted 9/18/23
September 18, 2023

This week Crime Stoppers is seeking information concerning a burglary. On July 2, 2023, at 11:53 p.m., a female came into the University of Illinois Veterinary Medicine Small Animal Clinic with an injured animal. The female left the building and returned moments later with a large bag. The female was then observed on camera stealing a donation box for the clinic that contained cash donations. The female placed the donation box in her bag and left the clinic. Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect, who was described as a black female, heavy build, with long black hair (possibly fake), a nose ring, and a tattoo on her left arm

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Shooting in Champaign - Posted 09/11/23
September 11, 2023

This week Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a shooting.

On September 3, 2023, at approximately 12:07 a.m., police responded to the 1200 block of Providence Circle in Champaign for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers learned two masked subjects drove up in a white or beige SUV and the passenger discharged a firearm. Several shell casings were located, and five vehicles were damaged by gunfire.

Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the vehicle and subjects involved in the shooting. The suspects were both described as black males. The first male was described as wearing a ballcap and mask, and the second wearing a full-face mask.

Police are asking anyone in the nearby area with exterior surveillance cameras and/or persons with cell phone video to review the footage for any suspicious persons or vehicles captured in the area around the time of the incident. It is believed video footage may be of investigative assistance.



Deceptive Practice- Posted 9/5/2023
September 05, 2023

This week Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a deceptive practice.

On August 24, 2023, police responded to the Walgreens at 302 East University Avenue in Urbana for a deceptive practice report that occurred the previous evening. Responding officers learned the suspect entered Walgreens on August 23, 2023, at approximately 7:14 p.m., to make a paper money deposit into a Cash App account. The suspect handed five $100 bills to the cashier assisting with the transaction. The store later learned the bills were counterfeit.

Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect captured on surveillance video. The suspect was described as a light-skinned black male with a medium build and short hair. He wore a multi-colored hooded jacket, blue jeans, and white tennis shoes. The male drove from Walgreens in a gray four-door sedan with black wheels.
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Retail Theft - Posted 8/28/23
August 28, 2023

Champaign County Crime Stoppers is seeking assistance from the public regarding a retail theft.
 
On April 24, 2023, at approximately 5:56 p.m., three subjects entered Old Navy in Market Place Shopping Center at 2000 North Neil Street in Champaign. The suspects selected numerous clothing items and stacked them in a staging area at the back of the store. One suspect then distracted an employee while the other two concealed the items on their persons and in a stolen bag. The trio left the store with over $800.00 in stolen merchandise.
 
Police seek the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects captured on video. The suspects were described as two black females and one black male. One female was seen wearing a pink sherpa-type jacket and blue shorts. The second female was wearing a silver puffer coat and black pants. The male was wearing a blue denim jacket, white shirt, and black pants. They fled the area in a grayish green SUV.
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