DANVILLE — Initial autopsy results for a man involved in a car chase and shootout with Danville police indicate that the man was not shot by a police officer, authorities said Monday.
URBANA — Two Champaign teens who a prosecutor said stole new guns from the Champaign Rural King last summer were arrested Monday by Champaign police.
They came from nine states, 15 cities and 47 colleges, including four other Big Ten universities and the University of Illinois.
And they'll be coming again this Friday for Unofficial St. Patrick's Day.
"We've seen more people on Facebook this year saying they're coming to the event," said Lt. Jim Clark of the Champaign police department.
Ease of access to forgeries has prompted police to step up their enforcement efforts
Bouncers in Campustown are veterans at spotting fake IDs.
They know the signs — the logo isn't quite right, the color is off, the card just doesn't have the right feel.
Q: I got a no-insurance ticket. Will getting insurance make any difference at this point?
A: Yes, if this is your first offense. If you didn't have insurance, getting it can reduce the fine from $500 to $100.
CHAMPAIGN — Champaign County sheriff’s deputies arrested two men early Saturday for burglarizing a truck after its owner chased them.
URBANA — Two men have been criminally charged with having cannabis intended for sale at a Champaign apartment where police seized several thousand dollars.
Idel Martinez, 20, and Christian Cler, 24, were arrested by University of Illinois police Thursday night at Martinez's apartment in the 300 block of East John Street.
URBANA — A Champaign man out on bond for possession with intent to deliver cocaine has been arrested for the same offense again.
Charles D. Meeks, 29, who listed an address in the 600 block of East Vine Street, Champaign, is being held in the Champaign County Jail on $500,000 bond after being arraigned Thursday on eight drug-related counts.
Third man was killed by police during gunfire
DANVILLE — Two men involved in Wednesday morning's deadly shootout with Danville police are scheduled to be formally charged Friday in connection with the incident.