Map. History of Iowa conflict

23 February 2018
A car crashed on railroad tracks in Council Bluffs early Monday morning, and police said the passenger ran off. Council Bluffs police were trying to pull over the Monte Carlo near 12th Street and 5th Avenue when the driver said the passenger grabbed the steering wheel and crashed the Chevy on the tracks. The male passenger then ran away, police said.
Cedar Rapids: One person is dead after a single vehicle accident early Monday morning on I-380 Southbound near Highway 30. Cedar Rapids Police were dispatched at 2:38 a.m. on Monday the 8th. Officers saw the accident and the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
1 month ago
Iowa City authorities are looking for a man they say robbed an adult toy store. Police were sent just after 1 a.m. Sunday to Romantix at 315 Kirkwood Ave. Officials said a white male, approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall, wearing a black and yellow striped sweater and beanie, was browsing through the store when he displayed a weapon.
1 month ago
A house fire in Centralia has caused $70,000 in damages. Dubuque County Sheriff's Office says that multiple fire agencies responded to the call of a fire at 2172 Jericho Road. This was at 3:52 a.m. Saturday.
Early morning fire at the Valley West Inn. Everyone was evacuated. Fire under control now
Firefighters in West Des Moines, Clive and Urbandale battled an early morning fire at the Valley West Inn. The 911 call was placed just before 3 a.m. Firefighters reported heavy black smoke and flames coming from the building at 3535 Westown Parkway, which is just north of Interstate 235 and west of Valley West Mall.
1 month ago
Iowa City police suspect dangerously cold weather played a part in the death of a man whose body was found Tuesday. Officers were sent to area around 2 p.m. Tuesday after 24-year-old Paul Biagas was found dead in the snow near the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center. Police say foul play in not suspected.
1 month ago
An Oakland, Iowa, a woman died in a house fire New Year's Eve. According to an investigator with the Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Office, firefighters received a call about a fire at the home near Highway Route 6 and Oakland Avenue around 5:30 p.m. on New Year's Eve
A former Geneseo teacher accused of sexual misconduct with a student plead not guilty in court Tuesday, January 2nd. Jayme Farrell faces eight counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
Investigators Find Body Inside Osceola Home Destroyed by Fire1 month ago
Investigators Find Body Inside Osceola Home Destroyed by Fire
1 month ago
Fire crews were called to1510 Ridge Top Drive in Swisher for a chimney fire just after 6:00 p.m. New Year’s Day. Jefferson-Monroe (Swisher) Fire Chief, Glen Heims, says everyone was out of the home before crews arrived.
1 month ago
Waterloo fire officials said one was taken to an area hospital, Saturday night after a residential fire. Authorities responded near 11:15 p.m. to 126 Madison Street to find smoke pouring out of the home.
The Cedar Rapids Police Department confirms shots fired on Bever Street in Southeast Cedar Rapids. Authorities have set a perimeter around 15th and 17th street.
1 month ago
Council Bluffs, Iowa shooting at 2701 23rd Ave: 1 injured
1 month ago
Muscatine, Iowa shooting at Hershey Ave and Clinton St: no casualities
1 month ago
Authorities have released the names of four family members killed by an early Christmas morning house fire in eastern Iowa. The blaze erupted a little after 12:30 a.m. Monday in Blue Grass.
1 month ago
A Waverly teen went to the hospital following a single vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon, according to the Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said it happened about 12:30 p.m. in the 5600 block of East Cedar Wapsi Road.
The Polk County Sheriff Department responded to a serious two vehicle crash near Bondurant Sunday afternoon. The crash happened near Highway 65 and N 72 Street around 2:15 p.m.2 month ago
The Polk County Sheriff Department responded to a serious two vehicle crash near Bondurant Sunday afternoon. The crash happened near Highway 65 and N 72 Street around 2:15 p.m.
2 month ago
A Monmouth man has been charged with first-degree murder following an overnight shooting. Monmouth Police say they responded to 118 W 4th Avenue shortly after 7:30 Sunday morning where they found a 27-year-old man dead with a gunshot wound
Cedar Rapids police say a man was shot during a robbery. This was on Friday just after 2:15 a.m. Police tell TV9 that it happened on M St. and 12th Ave. SW. They say a man was injured during the robbery and was taken to St. Luke's hospital.
One adult and two children died Thursday night in a fire at the Five Seasons Davenport, while two other children were taken to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in critical condition. CBS affiliate WHBF reported that the fire broke out shortly after 9:30 p.m. on North Fairmount Street. The Davenport Fire Department said there was heavy smoke and fire when firefighters arrived at the scene.2 month ago
One adult and two children died Thursday night in a fire at the Five Seasons Davenport, while two other children were taken to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in critical condition. CBS affiliate WHBF reported that the fire broke out shortly after 9:30 p.m. on North Fairmount Street. The Davenport Fire Department said there was heavy smoke and fire when firefighters arrived at the scene.
2 month ago
Des Moines, Iowa shooting at 910 E. Hull Ave: 1 injured
Independence Avenue was closed for about two hours due to a fire in Waterloo on December 21. Around 3:40 p.m. the Waterloo Fire Rescue responded to a fire at 2230 Independence Avenue.2 month ago
Independence Avenue was closed for about two hours due to a fire in Waterloo on December 21. Around 3:40 p.m. the Waterloo Fire Rescue responded to a fire at 2230 Independence Avenue.
Des Moines police said a woman was injured from a gunshot in an overnight bar brawl. Officers were called to the Triple Double at 910 Hull Avenue just after 2 a.m. Police said there was a fight outside the bar, where a bouncer tried to break it up and was assaulted. According to police, one suspect even bit him on the head2 month ago
Des Moines police said a woman was injured from a gunshot in an overnight bar brawl. Officers were called to the Triple Double at 910 Hull Avenue just after 2 a.m. Police said there was a fight outside the bar, where a bouncer tried to break it up and was assaulted. According to police, one suspect even bit him on the head
A man who assaulted a police officer after a traffic stop in eastern Iowa has been sent to federal prison. Prosecutors say 36-year-old Erwin "Duffy" Bell, from Clinton, was given 20 years and eight months during sentencing Thursday in U.S. District Court in Cedar Rapids. He'd pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition.
Police have charged a Des Moines man after he led authorities on a high-speed chase in a stolen Mini Cooper, according to online court documents.2 month ago
Police have charged a Des Moines man after he led authorities on a high-speed chase in a stolen Mini Cooper, according to online court documents.
Police say they were called to a bank robbery in Cedar Rapids at 12:47 p.m. The Wells Fargo Bank at 3570 1st Avenue NE was robbed and police say no one was hurt. The Cedar Rapids Police Department and Sheriff's Office are searching for a suspect.
Officials were in a standoff at a Council Bluffs home around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday that ended around 12:45 p.m. Council Bluffs police said the U.S. Marshals were on the scene to serve a warrant. When officials knocked, there was no answer but they could hear voices inside.
Investigators will bring in special forensic equipment to look for the cause of the Plaza Lanes fire. The Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms has investigators at the scene, noting the fire conditions and surroundings.2 month ago
Investigators will bring in special forensic equipment to look for the cause of the Plaza Lanes fire. The Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms has investigators at the scene, noting the fire conditions and surroundings.
An Ottumwa man is accused of impersonating a police officer in order to break into a home. Police say 31-year-old Joshua Barnes vandalized several vehicles outside an apartment building late Saturday night. He is accused of then pretending to be a police officer and trying to get inside one of the apartments.2 month ago
An Ottumwa man is accused of impersonating a police officer in order to break into a home. Police say 31-year-old Joshua Barnes vandalized several vehicles outside an apartment building late Saturday night. He is accused of then pretending to be a police officer and trying to get inside one of the apartments.