Johnson County Metro

Iowa City Fire Department announces promotions, new hire

IOWA CITY - The Iowa City Fire Department announced a series of promotions and a new hire on Tuesday.According to a department news release:Brian Plat ...

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Former Iowa City business owner sentenced in assault of employee in 2015

IOWA CITY - A former Iowa City business owner accused of assaulting one of his employees nearly two years ago was sentenced this week to up to four ye ...

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Fight between women preceded Pheasant Ridge shooting in Iowa City

IOWA CITY - A fight between two women preceded a man being shot at Pheasant Ridge Apartments in Iowa City last week.After the Feb. 6 fight, one of the ...

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University of Iowa police adding more student security officers

IOWA CITY - University of Iowa junior Delia Teichman is a self-professed night owl.The biomedical engineering student from Fresno, Calif., said she sc ...

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Defendant in Iowa City sexual assaults now ruled competent to stand trial

IOWA CITY - His competency now allegedly restored, attorneys will discuss on Friday how to proceed with an Iowa City man accused of groping women on t ...

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Marshall’s attorney wants change of venue in Iowa City landlord death

IOWA CITY - The attorney for a man scheduled to be retried next month in the slaying of an Iowa City landlord in 2009 is seeking a change of venue.Acc ...

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Man faces attempted murder charge in Iowa City shooting

IOWA CITY - A man faces an attempted murder charge following a shooting investigation Sunday morning.Iowa City police were called to the area of Wayne ...

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Suspect sought in Iowa City strong arm robbery

IOWA CITY - Iowa City police are investigating a report of a robbery.Around 1:13 a.m. Sunday, police took a report of a strong arm robbery that had ha ...

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Iowa City woman arrested after courthouse tirade

IOWA CITY - An aggressive outburst directed at an alleged domestic assault victim at the Johnson County Courthouse has led to charges for an Iowa City ...

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Iowa City fire under investigation

IOWA CITY - No one was injured in a Wednesday evening house fire in Iowa City, fire department officials said.According to an Iowa City Fire Departmen ...

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Police: Person shot at Iowa City apartments in stable condition

IOWA CITY - The person injured in Monday night's shooting at the Pheasant Ridge Apartments remains in stable condition.Iowa City police Sgt. Scott Gaa ...

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Coralville police asking for help in Scheels theft

CORALVILLE - Coralville police are asking for the public's help in identifying two theft suspects.Police said two women - shown in images distributed ...

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Cedar Rapids woman accused of breaking into sister’s Lone Tree home

LONE TREE - A Cedar Rapids woman is accused of helping to steal from her sister's home.According to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office, on Aug. 25, 2 ...

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Iowa City man arrested after two robberies

IOWA CITY - An Iowa City man was arrested in connection with two robberies.According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, around 2 a.m. on Jan. 23 ...

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Three Iowa City robberies under investigation; two may be related

IOWA CITY - Iowa City police responded to a trio of robberies Tuesday night into Wednesday morning and authorities are exploring whether at least two ...

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