Cedar Rapids school board votes to reduce the number of school resource officers in schools from seven to five
Articles Tagged: Cedar Rapids Police Department
Education Jul. 7, 2022 3:46 pm261d ago
As a vote approaches on the school district’s school resource officer agreement with the Cedar Rapids police, the school board agreed to prioritize convening community stakeholders to identify solutions addressing the root causes to behavioral issues in schools.
Crime and Courts Jul. 3, 2022 11:53 am265d ago
On Tuesday, about two blocks away from Saturday’s shooting, officers found a juvenile who was suffering from a gunshot wound in his foot.
Local Government Jul. 2, 2022 6:00 am266d ago
As some school board members question whether police in schools promote a safer learning environment, city officials are unanimous in their backing of school resource officers. The school board has a work session Wednesday to guide its impending vote on school resource officers.
Crime and Courts Jun. 26, 2022 10:45 am272d ago
The shooting was a “targeted incident,” police said, and no arrest had been announced.
Crime and Courts Jun. 25, 2022 5:40 pm273d ago
No arrests were announced and Cedar Rapids police said they were scouring the area for surveillance video cameras that may have captured the incident.
Government & Politics Jun. 22, 2022 7:28 pm275d ago
A Republican National Committee field office in Cedar Rapids was vandalized over the weekend.
Crime and Courts Jun. 19, 2022 8:06 am279d ago
The injured officer, identified in a criminal complaint as Rod Schulte, is a 23-year employee of the department, according to the city.
Local Government Jun. 16, 2022 10:29 am282d ago
Council and school district proposals differ on keeping police in middle schools. “If we were ever going to be accused of overprotecting, overspending, wouldn’t we do it for our kids?” Mayor O’Donnell said as the council OK’d a new contract for school resource officers.
K-12 Education Jun. 10, 2022 3:58 pm288d ago
Incidences of Black and white students suspended in Cedar Rapids schools are almost equal despite Black students making up only 18 percent of student body
K-12 Education Jun. 3, 2022 6:58 pm294d ago
Cedar Rapids school board member Dexter Merschbrock asks for a delay in a vote expected later this month on a new school resource officer contract.
Crime and Courts Jun. 3, 2022 2:28 pm295d ago
The man and woman each face one count of first-degree theft after they allegedly charged a Cedar Rapids homeowner $30,540 for a new roof, solar panels and other home repairs which were never completed.
Crime and Courts May. 31, 2022 7:21 pm297d ago
Police said they received a report just after 5 p.m. about gunshots being fired in the 1500 block of Fourth Avenue SE.
Crime and Courts May. 27, 2022 4:20 pm302d ago
Cedar Rapids Police Chief Wayne Jerman was honored Thursday by the Iowa Police Chiefs’ Association as the Law Enforcement Executive of the Year.
News May. 24, 2022 1:17 pm305d ago
The Cedar Rapids Police Department is investigating a vehicle to vehicle shooting that happened Monday night.