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 ... »

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 ... »

Credit card charges lead to Coralville prostitution arrest

CORALVILLE — Often described as a victimless crime, a Coralville man might feel differently about prostitution after a woman he hired racked ... »

Hills sex offender found in possession of child pornography

HILLS — A registered sex offender has been arrested on a warrant for possessing child pornography.

According to a Johnson County Sheri ... »

Nacho cheese, trail of snacks lead police to Iowa City burglary suspect

IOWA CITY — A cheese covered shirt and a trail of snacks implicated an Iowa City man in a Friday night burglary.

Iowa City police were ... »

North Liberty woman faces harassment charges for bogus eviction letters

NORTH LIBERTY — A North Liberty woman is accused of mailing eviction letters to an Iowa City family, despite having no authority to do so. ... »

Cedar Rapids police attribute arrests to bike patrols

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids police said three arrests this week were possible through an increase in bike patrols.

According to Cedar ... »

Marijuana grow operation discovered in Iowa City apartment

IOWA CITY — Police said they discovered a marijuana grow operation in an Iowa City man’s residence.

According to Iowa City poli ... »

Suspect in custody after Cedar Rapids shooting

CEDAR RAPIDS — A shooting resulted in an arrest Thursday night.

Around 9:23 p.m., officers responded to the area of 15th Street and Be ... »

Two face robbery charges after shoplifting, pepper spray incident at Cedar Rapids store

CEDAR RAPIDS — Two Cedar Rapids residents face robbery charges after a shoplifting incident Thursday evening.

Cedar Rapids police said ... »

One defendant in Cedar Rapids gun-smuggling case again pleads for release

CEDAR RAPIDS — Ali Herz, accused in a conspiracy to smuggle guns and ammunition to Lebanon, is making a second plea to get out of jail pendi ... »

Arrest made in Monday stabbing in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS — An arrest has been made in a Monday stabbing.

Cedar Rapids public safety spokesman Greg Buelow said 30-year-old Shayne ... »

Johnson County deputies deploy Taser on man who approached officers with hammer

NORTH LIBERTY — Deputies deployed a Taser on a man after he allegedly approached them while armed with a claw hammer.

According to co ... »

Ainsworth man faces attempted murder charge after shooting at hotel near Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG — An Ainsworth man is charged with attempted murder following a shooting at the Ramada Inn Hotel on Interstate 80 near Williams ... »

West Liberty man accused of abusing roommate’s cat charged with OWI, cocaine possession

IOWA CITY — A West Liberty man who pleaded guilty earlier this year to abusing and torturing his roommate’s cat has now been charged ... »