Public Safety

Student uses stun gun on another during fight at Jefferson High

CEDAR RAPIDS - A 16-year-old female student deployed a stun gun on a 15-year-old male student Thursday morning at Jefferson High School in Cedar Rapid ...

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North Liberty shooting was accidental, police say

NORTH LIBERTY - Officials from the North Liberty Police Department say a shooting that took place Monday at the Golfview Mobile Home Court was acciden ...

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Former Cedar Rapids police chief Graham reinstated as Ocala police chief

Former Cedar Rapids police chief and current Ocala, Fla. police chief Greg Graham has been cleared of wrongdoing following an investigation into a for ...

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Iowa City police investigating armed robbery

IOWA CITY - Iowa City police are investigating an armed robbery.Officers responded to the 400 block of South Governor Street at 8:16 p.m. Monday for a ...

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Eastern Iowa still dealing with icy roads

CEDAR RAPIDS - Icy roads continue to cause issues for motorists throughout Eastern Iowa.Cedar Rapids police reported a vehicle slid into Robbins Lake ...

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Coralville man faces prison time for assault with condiment bottle

NORTH LIBERTY - A Coralville man faces prison time for a condiment bottle assault.According to North Liberty police criminal complaints, officers were ...

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Man shot in leg in North Liberty trailer court

NORTH LIBERTY - North Liberty police are looking for information after a man was shot in the leg Monday afternoon at Golfview Mobile Home Court.Office ...

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Williamsburg man faces charges after landfill crash

IOWA CITY - A Williamsburg man faces multiple charges after police say he drunkenly drove through a fence at the Iowa City Landfill.According to Iowa ...

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News Track: SET Task Force close to final report

BACKGROUNDIn late January 2016, the City Council formed the Safe, Equitable and Thriving Communities Task Force. Co-chaired by Mary Wilcynski and Stac ...

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One suspect arrested in Iowa City robbery; another still at large

IOWA CITY - Police took one person into custody Sunday after a man reported being robbed in his car in Iowa City, but a second suspect remains at larg ...

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Residents displaced after fire at northeast Cedar Rapids home

CEDAR RAPIDS - A fire Sunday morning displaced residents of a northeast Cedar Rapids home. According to a news release, fire crews were called to a t ...

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After traffic stop shooting in Cedar Rapids, growing chorus for change

UPDATE: Due to pending inclement weather, the Iowa Justice Alliance has rescheduled its demonstration meeting to 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, at Mount Zion ...

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16-year-old girl arrested while other suspects escape in early morning Iowa City robbery

IOWA CITY - A 16-year-old girl has been arrested and police are searching for more suspects in an early morning robbery investigation.According to the ...

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Late night fire on Vermont St. SW, Cedar Rapids under investigation

CEDAR RAPIDS - A late night house fire remains under investigation in Cedar Rapids.The Cedar Rapids Fire Department was called to 5623 Vermont St. SW ...

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Cedar Rapids man faces more prison time after prosecutor yanks plea deal

CEDAR RAPIDS - A prosecutor withdrew a plea deal Thursday for a man accused of assaulting two deputies by throwing his urine at them on two separate o ...

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