Public Safety

Police assist leads to discovery of marijuana, bongs in Iowa City woman’s home

IOWA CITY — Police said they found marijuana and bongs after helping an Iowa City woman get into her apartment.

Iowa City police respo ... »

Monticello police looking for missing teen

MONTICELLO — The Monticello Police Department is looking for a teenager missing from a juvenile treatment facility.

According to polic ... »

Man accused of stealing SUV from Iowa City homeless shelter

IOWA CITY — A Chicago man is accused of stealing a sport utility vehicle from a homeless shelter.

According to an Iowa City police cri ... »

Officials investigate Iowa City house fire

IOWA CITY — A house fire caused $15,000 in damages to an Iowa City home Thursday.

Iowa City firefighters were called to 716 Fairchild ... »

Fayette Police Chief on leave

FAYETTE — The Fayette Police Chief Brad Gardner has been placed on leave, the mayor confirmed Friday.

Fayette Mayor Andrew Wenthe said ... »

Cedar Rapids man faces burglary, willful injury charges

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man is accused of breaking into a home and assaulting a woman and her son.

According to a Linn County Attorne ... »

Police investigating armed robbery at Wendy’s in northeast Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids police are investigating an armed robbery at Wendy’s.

Authorities say the robbery was reported at 1 ... »

Spate of car thefts hits Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Cedar Rapids Police Department is dealing with a rash of car thefts, one that has picked up in the last week.

Publ ... »

Coralville man accused of stealing computer from library then destroying it

CORALVILLE — A Coralville man is accused of stealing and destroying a computer because he viewed inappropriate material.

According to ... »

Two attorneys nominated to fill district judge vacancy

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Cedar Rapids attorney and an Iowa City attorney were selected Wednesday by the 6th Judicial District Nominating Commission ... »

DHS worker charged with assaulting two children

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Department of Human Services child protective worker in Linn County was recently charged with assaulting two children, ages ... »

Iowa man arrested after driving to White House with gun in car

WASHINGTON, D.C. — An Iowa man was arrested near the White House on Wednesday after driving across the country with a gun and a knife in his ... »

Judge allows Null to hire expert witness for resentencing 

A judge will allow a 20-year-old Cedar Rapids man convicted as a juvenile in a fatal shooting and robbery to hire an expert witness to testify at h ... »

Settlement reached in Coralville woman’s wage theft case

CEDAR RAPIDS — Kossiwa Agbenowossi finally has been paid.

The 38-year-old Coralville woman received a check Monday for nearly $2,200 f ... »

Local police prepared for Ferguson decision

IOWA CITY — While the state of Missouri has been placed in a state of emergency in anticipation of a decision on whether to indict Ferguson, ... »

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