Sex exploitation trial for Anamosa teacher starts next week

ANAMOSA - A trial for an Anamosa middle school teacher charged with sexual exploitation of a female student will start Tuesday in Jones County Dist ... »

Nicholas Luerkens claims insanity, intoxication in fatal attack

CEDAR RAPIDS - The man accused of killing 29-year-old Lynnsey Donald in a Marion grocery store parking lot in April will claim he was insane or had ... »

Iowa City police respond to downtown fights

IOWA CITY - The Iowa City Police Department broke up multiple fights downtown involving juveniles Wednesday night.

According to a news releas ... »

Task force rounds up 10 federal gun offenders in Cedar Rapids

The Cedar Rapids Safe Streets Task Force is in its sixth year and officials say they continue to put gun offenders behind bars as the result of wor ... »

Fourth defendant in smuggling guns to Lebanon conspiracy pleads not guilty


CEDAR RAPIDS - The fourth defendant charged in a conspiracy to smuggle guns to Lebanon pleaded not guilty to 18 criminal counts in federa ... »

Bomb threat at Eastern Iowa Airport ends; suspect in custody

CEDAR RAPIDS - A man is in custody after a bomb threat at the Eastern Iowa Airport in Cedar Rapids early Wednesday morning.

Airport officials ... »

Coralville chief Bedford praises police response to Coral Ridge shooting

CORALVILLE - Coralville Police Chief Barry Bedford praised the multiagency response to Friday night's fatal shooting at the Coral Ridge Mall.


Suspect in Cedar Rapids bank robbery hid crack cocaine in medical boot, police say

CEDAR RAPIDS - The suspect in last week's bank robbery at Community Savings Bank faces additional charges after police found drugs in his medical b ... »

Three Cedar Rapids defendants in gun smuggling case plead not guilty

CEDAR RAPIDS - Three of the four family members charged with smuggling guns to Lebanon pleaded not guilty Tuesday in federal court to a 46 count in ... »

Branstad, Reynolds offer condolences to Coral Ridge Mall shooting victim’s family, friends

DES MOINES - Gov. Terry Branstad said Monday he was saddened by a fatal shooting incident last Friday at the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville and off ... »

Officials say they can’t comment on motive behind Coral Ridge Mall shooting

CORALVILLE - Authorities said Monday they cannot comment on why Andrea Farrington was the target of Alexander Kozak's fatal attack at the Coral Rid ... »

Coral Ridge Mall guard accused of killing employee

CORALVILLE - Andrea Farrington, a fun-loving young woman who found her "dream job" at the Coral Ridge Mall, was shot and killed by one of the peopl ... »

North Liberty man faces murder charge in Coral Ridge Mall shooting

CORALVILLE -- A man identifying himself as a Coral Ridge Mall security worker faces a murder charge in connection with the shooting death of a 20-y ... »

Sex offender sentenced to 40 years in prison

CEDAR RAPIDS - A teenager told a federal judge Thursday that what happened to her more than a year ago #x201c;drastically#x201d; changed her life. ... »

Four family members accused of smuggling guns to Lebanon face more charges 

CEDAR RAPIDS - The four family members charged with smuggling guns to Lebanon were indicted Thursday and now face 46 charges, including dealing and ... »