Public Safety

North Liberty man accused of threatening woman with a gun

NORTH LIBERTY - A North Liberty man is accused of a pointing a gun at a woman's head and threatening to kill her.North Liberty police said the inciden ...

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Marion police seek information on robbery of Verizon Wireless store

The Marion Police Department is seeking public assistance in its investigation of a Monday morning robbery of a Verizon Wireless story on 7th Avenue.A ...

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Cedar Rapids police help Anamosa teen replace collection of law enforcement items

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids police have helped an Anamosa teen replace a collection of police-related items after the teen's father, an Anamosa office ...

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Iowa City man threatened to set woman on fire, police say

IOWA CITY - An Iowa City man faces prison time after police say he entered an apartment without permission and assaulted a woman.According to Iowa Cit ...

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Cedar Rapids man faces charges after being caught with stolen items

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man faces multiple charges after he was caught with items taken from vehicles.Cedar Rapids public safety spokesman Greg ...

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Marion woman faces sex abuse charge

MARION - A Marion woman is accused of sexually abusing a 15-year-old boy in her home.According to the Linn County Attorney's Office, the victim said d ...

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Firefighting Brian Platz is North Liberty’s first full-time chief

NORTH LIBERTY - Next month, Brian Platz is returning to his volunteer roots.Platz, 46, grew up in the Dyersville Fire Department, a volunteer departme ...

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Driver in fatal Mount Vernon crash identified

MOUNT VERNON - Authorities have identified the man killed in a single-vehicle crash Thursday near Mount Vernon.According to the Linn County Sheriff's ...

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Cedar Rapids man who stole from Coralville hotel faces host of charges in Linn County

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man accused of stealing from a Coralville hotel - his former employer - earlier this month faces a host of charges for a ...

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Iowa City Police warn of counterfeit currency

Iowa City Police is warning residents and retailers about numerous recent incidents of counterfeit U.S. bills being used in Iowa City, according to a ...

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Cedar Rapids man accused of leaving Iowa City bar to break into his date’s car

IOWA CITY - There are bad dates and then there's, #x201c;My date left to go break into my car and bled all over my seats.#x201d;Iowa City police said ...

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Linn County Sheriff’s Office investigating fatal crash north of Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON - The Linn County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal, single-vehicle crash north of Mount Vernon.According to the sheriff's office ...

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University of Iowa hopes to launch college-in-prison program

CORALVILLE - The freedom of speech isn't just a Constitutional right guaranteed to American citizens; it's a human right - one of 30 - declared by the ...

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North Liberty man accused of stealing more than $50,000 from employer

CORALVILLE - A jewelry store manager is accused of stealing more than $50,000 from his store.According to A Coralville police criminal complaint, as o ...

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Marion man accused of leaving one-year-old in Taco Bell parking lot

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Marion man is accused of leaving his one-year-old child in a Taco Bell parking lot after being involved in a crash.According to the L ...

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