Public Safety

Hours after release, Coralville man returns to scene of break-in, assault

IOWA CITY - Hours after being released from jail, where he was held after allegedly strangling a woman in her home, Saleh Nasr was back at the scene o ...

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Wanted sex offender from Waterloo caught during eclipse in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Waterloo man wanted on sex offense charges was arrested Monday by the U.S. Marshals Service while attempting to view the solar eclips ...

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Coralville man accused of break-in, assault

IOWA CITY - A Coralville man is accused of breaking into a residence and assaulting a woman inside.According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, ...

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Three arrested after stolen ATV found in Solon

SOLON - Three people face charges after a stolen ATV was recovered in Solon on Saturday morning.According to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office, depu ...

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Friday morning crash near Robins sends one to hospital

ROBINS - One man was injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday morning.According to the Linn County Sheriff's Office, first responders were called to the ...

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Schlitter free after plea in death of his daughter

CEDAR RAPIDS - Zyriah Schlitter, convicted in the 2010 death of his 18-month-old daughter, pleaded to an amended charge Friday and remains free after ...

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Marion looks to researchers for better policing

MARION - University of Iowa researchers will be embedded with the Marion Police Department for half a year to help the force get ahead of crime trends ...

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Alleged Iowa City Pancheros thief arrested in connection with McDonald’s theft 24-year-old facing four felony charges

IOWA CITY - An Iowa City woman accused of stealing more than $3,500 from Pancheros has been arrested in connection with another restaurant theft. Acc ...

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Registration open for Cedar Rapids Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy

CEDAR RAPIDS - Registration is open for the Cedar Rapids Police Department's Citizens Police Academy.The 10-week academy starts on Wednesday, Sept. 13 ...

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Cedar Rapids man faces charge of interfering with railroad radio operations

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man was charged in federal court this week for using and interfering with radio transmissions involving railroad operati ...

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Follow up: Girl offender will remain in state after all

IOWA CITY - Juvenile court officers said Wednesday a 16-year-old Johnson County girl convicted of assaulting and injuring a treatment center employee ...

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Strong-arm robbery at Capitol Street ramp triggers UI Hawk Alert

UPDATE: The University of Iowa's emergency information site indicated Thursday that the campus is operating normally, and there are no known current t ...

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Authorities investigating stabbing at Iowa State Fair Teen taken into custody following incident Tuesday night

DES MOINES - A man is in stable condition and a teen is in custody following a stabbing Tuesday night at the Iowa State Fair.According to the Iowa Sta ...

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Zyriah Schlitter to take plea in 2010 child abuse death of 18-month-old daughter

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man, who was granted a new trial last year in the 2010 child abuse death of his 18-month-old daughter, will plead to a l ...

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Cedar Rapids man accused of burglary, harassment

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man is accused of breaking into a home and threatening to kill people inside.According to the Linn County Attorney's Off ...

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