Items tagged: Officer 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, […]

Route Announced for Officer Oberheim’s Processional

At approximately 1 p.m. today, the procession for Officer Chris Oberheim, #703, will begin. He will depart the Coroner’s Office, 202 Art Bartell Rd, Urbana, and law enforcement will escort him as he departs our community to Decatur. Additional first responder personnel will position themselves along the route, and the Police Department encourages anyone wishing […]

Chief of Police Anthony Cobb Issues Statement on Fallen Officer

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart I announce Champaign Police Officer Chris Oberheim, 44, badge number 703, passed away due to injuries sustained while on-duty. Officer Oberheim was struck by gunfire while responding to a domestic disturbance. His only intention was to serve, protect and help provide care before he was senselessly […]