Drug Crimes

Iowa City woman accused of manufacturing meth

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City woman faces 25 years in prison for allegedly manufacturing meth in her home.

According to criminal complaints, members of the Johnson County Drug Task Force served a search warrant at 1257 Slothower Ave. in Io [...]

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Cedar Rapids police find pot, stolen motor after traffic stop

CEDAR RAPIDS — Police said a Cedar Rapids man had pot and a stolen outboard motor in his car when he was pulled over.

According to Iowa City Police Department criminal complaints, 19-year-old Jake L.J. Dickinson was stopped at the 96 [...]

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Cedar Rapids council takes on synthetic drug sales

CEDAR RAPIDS — Sellers here of synthetic drugs with murky, changing chemical recipes that are falsely packaged as incense, potpourri, plant food or bath salts don’t need to wait for a big federal drug sting and investigation before t [...]

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Dubuque man accused of selling crack cocaine from candy store

DUBUQUE — A Dubuque man is accused of selling cocaine out of a now-closed candy store there.

According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Iowa, on four occasions in January and February, 35-year-old Dway [...]

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Police say Coralville man sold drugs to undercover officers

CORALVILLE — A Coralville man faces numerous charges after allegedly selling drugs to undercover officers earlier this year.

According to Johnson County Sheriff’s Office criminal complaints, on February 10, 21-year-old Dominic [...]

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Iowa City man accused of selling pot, cocaine

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City man is accused of selling pot and cocaine from his home.

According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, at 10:30 p.m. Thursday, officers served a search warrant at 1419 Plum St. Keenan P. Mayhugh, 21; and [...]

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Police find man with meth-making ingredients at Iowa City apartment

A North Liberty man faces up to 10 years in prison after being found with meth-making ingredients back in April.

Members of the Johnson County Drug Task Force served a search warrant at 1257 Slothower Ave. in Iowa City on April 7, according [...]

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Task force finds marijuana grow operation in Iowa City home

A marijuana grow operation was discovered in a home in Iowa City last month.

Members of the Johnson County Drug Task Force were called to a home on Mineral Point Lane in Iowa City on June 27 after a Department of Human Services home visit un [...]

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Federal charges filed against man accused of starting meth fire

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — A Cedar Rapids man accused of starting a fire while cooking meth now faces federal charges.

Online court records show that state charges manufacturing of meth, first-degree arson, two counts of meth precursors, po [...]

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Drug charges filed against Cedar Rapids bank robbery suspect

One of the Cedar Rapids brothers accused of committing a series of bank robberies now faces several drug charges.

According to a Linn County Attorney’s Office complaint, 22-year-old Timothy L. Broderick has been charged with possessio [...]

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Fight leads to multiple charges for West Branch man

A West Branch man faces multiple charges after fighting at a party in Solon.

According to Johnson County Sheriff’s Office criminal complaints, around 2:25 a.m. Saturday, 23-year-old Mitchell D. Slocum was at a party with several other [...]

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Mushrooms, explosive found in Iowa City residence

Psilocybin mushrooms and a homemade explosive were discovered in an Iowa City man's residence.

According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, members of the Johnson County Drug Task Force served a search warrant at 624 Brookland Park D [...]

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Cedar Rapids man leads police on chase

A Cedar Rapids man led officers on a brief chase Wednesday night.

According to police, the chase began around 11 p.m. when officers spotted a man, later identified as 35-year-old Keith C. Spahn. When the officers attempted to pull Spahn over [...]

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Tipton Police Department introduces K-9 unit

TIPTON — Rolled over on her belly, Bullet was welcomed by a cluster of Tipton residents Friday.

On a respite from training, the Belgian Malinois and her handler were introduced as Tipton’s mayor and police chief celebrated Ced [...]

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Iowa City men face numerous drug charges

Two Iowa City men face numerous drug-related charges after police found pot, cocaine and psilocybin mushrooms in their residence.

According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, officers executed a narcotics search warrant at 209 E. Bloom [...]

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