Champaign Police Department to Host Open House

The Champaign Police Department will host an Open House for the community on May 14, 2012. The event will be held during National Police Week (May 13-19, 2012), an event recognizing the service and sacrifice of U.S. law enforcement.

WHO:     This event is open to the public
WHEN:  Monday, May 14, 2012
TIME:    9:00 AM – 1:00 PM (Group Tours by appointment only)
1:00 PM – 7:00 PM (General Public)
WHERE: Champaign Police Department
82 E. University Avenue, Champaign, IL 61820

The event is a great opportunity to have fun, meet the Police Chief and police staff, and learn more about the police department. There will be tours of the police department, presentations and demonstrations from the K-9 Unit, SWAT team, Hostage Negotiations team, Crime Scene Technicians and Explosive Ordinance Disposal units. There will also be a historical display and activities planned for the whole family. Group tours can be scheduled by contacting Mary Mullen at 217-403-6911.