Champaign, Illinois Police and Jail Information

Champaign is a city in Champaign County, Illinois. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 22.73 square miles (58.88 sq. km). The City of Champaign had a population of approximately 81,055 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Champaign, Illinois is Deborah Frank Feinen. Deborah Frank Feinen can be contacted at (217) 403-8720 and by email at

Deborah Frank Feinen, Mayor
Champaign City Mayor’s Office
City of Champaign
Champaign City Hall
102 N. Neil St.
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 403-8720

Champaign City Mayor

Champaign, Illinois Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 Champaign: 393.4 U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 Champaign: 418.1 U.S. Average: 215.2

Facts about crime in Champaign, Illinois:

  • The overall crime rate in Champaign is 14% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.06 daily crimes that occur in Champaign.
  • Champaign is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Champaign you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Champaign has decreased by 26%.

Champaign, Illinois Police Station Information

Champaign Police Department

The Champaign Police Department has 118 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 64,700 people.

Anthony Cobb, Chief of Police
Champaign Police Department
82 E. University Ave.
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-8911 (Chief) or (217) 351-4545
Fax: (217) 403-6904

Champaign Police Dept
Champaign Police Facebook

Champaign, Illinois City or County Jail Information

Champaign Police Warrant

The most wanted offenders are listed according to last name, first name, middle name, DOB, sex, race, hair color, eye color, height, weight, convictions, etc.

The City of Champaign is located in Champaign County. Therefore, we listed the county jails and inmate visitation information for Champaign County.

Champaign County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Champaign County Jail/Satellite Jail
502 S. Lierman Avenue
Urbana, IL 61802
Phone: (217) 384-1243

Downtown Jail
204 E. Main St.
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: (217) 384-1240

Champaign County Jail Visitations Hours:

Video Visitation:

Sunday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 11:30 am, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Champaign Jail Visitations
Champaign County Jail

Police Records Request in Champaign, Illinois

Police records can be obtained from the Records Bureau/Division/Section/Department of the Champaign Police Department during normal business hours. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable Police FOIA Request form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

Champaign Request Form

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Champaign Police Department – Records Bureau/Division/Section/Department
Attn: Christene Minor, Police Information Resource Specialist
Champaign Police Department
82 E. University Ave.
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 351-4545

Champaign FOIA Request

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