Police Beat 02/05/2020

University of Illinois Springfield Police Department reported responding to the following incidents for the period of Jan. 29th to Feb. 2nd


01/29/2020 1:34 p.m. at Public Affairs Center

Officers, fire department, and ambulance were dispatched to a report of an individual experiencing chest pain, shortness of breath, and dizziness. The subject was transported to the hospital via ambulance.

Odor Investigation

01/30/2020 3:11 p.m. at Student Affairs Building

An officer was dispatched to investigate a burning odor. The odor was found to be from a newly installed furnace in the building.


02/2/2020  5:35 p.m. at University / Shepherd

Officer was dispatched to Trillium Ct. to check on a subject in a vehicle. The officer performed a traffic stop on the vehicle as it left the area. The driver refused a field sobriety test, was arrested for driving under the influence, and transported to Sangamon County Jail.