Items tagged: Officer Chris Oberheim

Funeral Procession Route Announced for Officer Oberheim

The public is highly encouraged to line the funeral procession route to show support   Officer Chris Oberheim, #703, end of watch May 19, 2021, will be laid to rest Wednesday, May 26, 2021, following a funeral service at the Maranatha Assembly of God Church. The funeral service is open to family, friends, invited guests, […]

Memorial Services for Officer Chris Oberheim Announced

The Champaign Police Department continues to mourn the loss of Officer Chris Oberheim, who was fatally wounded in the line of duty on May 19, 2021. Details for his visitation and funeral services have been confirmed by the family. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 25, 2021 from 1-7 p.m. at the Maranatha Assembly of God, […]

CGTV Oberheim Coverage

As the City came together to support the Police Department is it’s time of loss, CGTV was able to do its part by getting information out to the public. Wednesday’s press conference at the Police Station was recorded and played back on CGTV throughout the night. Police Chief Anthony Cobb, Mayor Deborah Frank Feinen and […]

Statement from the Family of Officer Chris Oberheim

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called children of God.” -Matthew 5:9 Chris Oberheim lived by this bible verse. He had a servant’s heart that revolved around  loving his family and protecting others. Chris was not only a police officer, he was also a son, brother, beloved coach, trusted friend, and respected leader. […]