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Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401
Public safety reporter for The Gazette.
Latest Articles by Kat Russell
Crime and Courts Sep. 2, 2021 4:06 pm
Police say 44-year-old Nestor Lagunes Dominguez should be considered armed and dangerous. He is accused of shooting and killing Jose Florentino Ramirez Landin Sunday in the 4000 block of 21st Avenue SW.
Crime and Courts Sep. 2, 2021 2:41 pm
Police said Kendall C. Johnson, 36, of Cedar Rapids, stabbed a 35-year-old man at least eight times in the neck, torso and extremities during an altercation last week at a residence in northwest Cedar Rapids.
Crime and Courts Aug. 30, 2021 12:18 pm
Police said 19-year-old Caleb Solomon walked into Best Buy in northeast Cedar Rapids and concealed multiple Apple product floor models on his person and walked out of the store without paying.
Crime and Courts Aug. 27, 2021 6:55 pm
In Iowa, 12 federal, state and local law enforcement agencies in Iowa conducted 10 operations throughout the state, during which officers executed 10 search warrants, identified five businesses involved in sex trafficking, made 11 arrests and seized a large quantity of cash.
Crime and Courts Aug. 25, 2021 6:00 am
Additionally, the Corrections Department said about 61 percent of the state’s prison staff have reported being fully vaccinated — again, higher than the rate for the state’s overall eligible population.