Drug Crimes

Manchester man accused of importing cold pills to make meth

By Trish Mehaffey, The Gazette

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Manchester man has pleaded not guilty in federal court in Cedar Rapids to charges of i ... »

Kidnapping victim’s mother arrested, faces child endangerment charges

CORALVILLE — Shelly Johns, the mother of the girl abducted by her stepfather last month, is accused of abusing the girl and using drugs in fr ... »

Coralville man struggles with trooper on interstate, allegedly on heroin

JOHNSON COUNTY — A Coralville man is accused of struggling with a state trooper on the side of Interstate 380, allegedly while under the inf ... »

Hiawatha police find mobile meth lab

HIAWATHA — Police discovered active meth labs after making a traffic stop early Wednesday morning.

According to Hiawatha Police Chief ... »

North Liberty police find meth, marijuana after traffic stop

NORTH LIBERTY — A Beaman man was arrested on Monday after police found meth and other drugs in his truck.

According to North Liberty p ... »

ICPD finds pot in woman’s home after she requests search

IOWA CITY — Police said they found marijuana inside a woman's home after she requested police search it for drugs and weapons.

Accord ... »

Iowa City woman accused of selling marijuana

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City woman could spend up to 30 years in prison for dealing marijuana.

According to criminal complaints, on March ... »

Canadian man accused in Iowa marijuana trafficking ring denied release 

CEDAR RAPIDS — A man charged with marijuana trafficking in Iowa, who fought extradition from Canada for over three years, will remain in jai ... »

Police say Oxford man sold two pounds of pot to undercover officer

JOHNSON COUNTY — An Oxford man arrested Monday is accused of selling 2 pounds of marijuana to an undercover officer.

According to John ... »

Five accused of making meth in Marion motel room

MARION — Five people are accused of cooking meth in a Marion motel room.

According to Linn County attorney’s Office criminal co ... »

Four charged with retail distribution of synthetic drugs in Eastern Iowa

CEDAR RAPIDS — Three men are charged in federal court with conspiracy to distribute controlled substances, accused of selling synthetic drug ... »

Meth labs discovered during Cedar Rapids burglary investigation

CEDAR RAPIDS — Police said a man broke into a home under construction to cook meth.

According to Cedar Rapids public safety spokesman ... »

Wanted man leads Cedar Rapids police on brief chase

CEDAR RAPIDS — A wanted man led police on a brief chase Friday afternoon.

Cedar Rapids public safety spokesman Greg Buelow said that 3 ... »

Police find meth lab in Marion home

MARION — Marion police responded to a meth lab Thursday night.

Lt. Scott Elam said officers were called to 1349 Lincoln Drive around 1 ... »

Utah man caught with one pound of marijuana after Coralville crash

CORALVILLE — Police discovered more than a pound of marijuana after investigating a single-car crash Tuesday morning.

According to a C ... »