Johnson County Metro

Police: Iowa City man called protected party more than 900 times from jail

IOWA CITY - A man accused of assaulting a teenager earlier this year is now accused of trying to contact her more than 900 times while he was in jail. ...

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Felon arrested after Iowa City juvenile accidentally shoots himself

IOWA CITY - A juvenile accidentally shot himself earlier this month with a gun illegally possessed by a felon, police said.According to an Iowa City p ...

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North Liberty moves forward with new police station

NORTH LIBERTY - The City of North Liberty took the next step toward its goal of building a new police station during Tuesday night's city council meet ...

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Police investigate Iowa City restaurant robbery that left one injured

IOWA CITY - Iowa City police are investigating a robbery they say happened at a restaurant early Saturday.According to a news release, officers were c ...

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Police looking for missing North Liberty teen

UPDATE: Yoder has returned home and is safe.---------------- NORTH LIBERTY - Police are looking for a missing North Liberty girl. According to a new ...

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Medical examiner: Ecstasy, pre-existing condition killed University of Iowa student Sean Wu

IOWA CITY - A University of Iowa freshman who died last month consumed the party drug Ecstasy, which aggravated his existing cardiological disease, ac ...

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DNA, clothing lead to arrest in Iowa City break-in and sexual assault case

IOWA CITY - An Iowa City man has been arrested in connection with an April 15 break-in and sexual assault case.According to Iowa City police criminal ...

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Police say Iowa City man got five pounds of pot in the mail

IOWA CITY - An Iowa City man faces charges after 5 pounds of marijuana mailed to his home was intercepted by the U.S. Postal Service, police said.Acco ...

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Police arrest man discovered on roof of University of Iowa sorority house

IOWA CITY - An Illinois man faces a host of charges after police say he was discovered on the roof of a sorority house Monday evening.According to Iow ...

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Iowa City man accused of killing landlord in 2009 to take plea

IOWA CITY - An Iowa City man set to be retried this month in the fatal shooting of landlord John Versypt in 2009, has instead reached a plea agreement ...

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Victim of fatal motorcyle crash near Solon identified

SOLON - The victim in Tuesday evening's fatal motorcycle crash is a 22-year-old Solon man.According to the Iowa State Patrol, around 6:22 p.m., Glen E ...

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Update: No charges filed after Iowa City police find occupants in incident involving suspicious vehicle

IOWA CITY - Update 7:30 p.m.: According to a news release, Iowa City Police say they have located the vehicle in question. After police interviewed th ...

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Man accused of threatening to bring gun to University of Iowa ceremony

IOWA CITY - A University of Iowa student faces prison time after threatening to bring a gun to a University of Iowa ceremony.According to a University ...

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Report: Group jumped, robbed in downtown Iowa City

IOWA CITY - Iowa City police are investigating a report of a strong arm robbery.According to a news release, officers responded to the area of College ...

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Iowa City pet groomer faces animal neglect charge

IOWA CITY - The owner of an Iowa City pet grooming business faces an animal neglect charge.According to an Iowa City police criminal complaint, on Apr ...

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