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Northern Iowa man busted with 2.75 pounds of pure meth faces 145 months in prison

Northern Iowa man busted with 2.75 pounds of pure meth faces 145 months in prison

SIOUX CITY – A Northern Iowa man who with 2.75 pounds of pure meth was sentenced on November 22, 2021, in federal court in Sioux City. Cory Mackey, 34, from…

Fort Dodge man involved in distribution of more than 100 pounds of meth pleads guilty to federal crimes

Fort Dodge man involved in distribution of more than 100 pounds of meth pleads guilty to federal crimes

SIOUX CITY – A man who conspired to distribute methamphetamine pled guilty on November 18, 2021, in federal court in Sioux City. Demarcus Foy, 31, from Fort Dodge, Iowa, was…

Britt’s Dollar General store evacuated after prank bomb threat

Britt’s Dollar General store evacuated after prank bomb threat

BRITT – Britt’s Dollar General store was evacuated after a prank bomb threat. According to the Britt, Iowa police department: At approximately 5:45 pm the Britt Police Dept. was notified…

Waterloo woman sentenced to a decade in prison for her role in a large-scale meth trafficking ring

Waterloo woman sentenced to a decade in prison for her role in a large-scale meth trafficking ring

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Waterloo, Iowa, woman who was involved in the importation and distribution of over 4,000 grams of methamphetamine was sentenced today to ten years in federal prison.…

Iowa cop took teen girl to police station, fondled her, put her in sleeper hold

Iowa cop took teen girl to police station, fondled her, put her in sleeper hold

DES MOINES – An Iowa police officer earlier arrested after picking up a teen this month and taking her to his house to commit lewd and dangerous acts faces more…

Algona officer fires gun at and chases suspect from hotel

Algona officer fires gun at and chases suspect from hotel

ALGONA – An Algona officer this morning fired his gun at and chased a suspect from a hotel. On Thursday, November 25, 2 021, at 12:15 a.m. Algona Police Officers…

Cops nab two suspects on attempted murder charges after brutal stabbing in Fort Dodge

Cops nab two suspects on attempted  murder charges after brutal stabbing in Fort Dodge

FORT DODGE – Earlier this month, a woman was brutally stabbed in Fort Dodge and now, police have announced they have two suspect out of Minneapolis in custody, charged with…

Iowa authorities investigating after man shot and killed by law enforcement

Iowa authorities investigating after man shot and killed by law enforcement

CENTERVILLE, IOWA – Iowa authorities are investigating after a man was shot and killed by law enforcement over the weekend. On Sunday, November 21, 2021, at 3:43 p.m., Centerville police…

Kid jailed after bringing gun to Iowa school

Kid jailed after bringing gun to Iowa school

WAUKEE, IOWA – A kid was jailed after bringing a gun to an Iowa school in a Des Moines suburb. The incident took place just after noon in Wake, Iowa.…

Cedar Falls couple arrested for kidnapping and torturing man

Cedar Falls couple arrested for kidnapping and torturing man

CEDAR FALLS – A Cedar Falls couple was arrested for kidnapping and torturing man over the weekend. Kidnapping – On November 21, 2021 at approximately 5:22 AM Cedar Falls officers…

Mason City Man sent to federal prison for 10 years dealing “large quantities” methamphetamine

Mason City Man sent to federal prison for 10 years dealing “large quantities” methamphetamine

MASON CITY – A Mason City man who distributed large quantities of methamphetamine around the Mason City area was sentenced November 19, 2021 to 10 years in federal prison. Jacinto…

Iowa man sentenced to federal prison for making over $250,000 in phony postage

Iowa man sentenced to federal prison for making over $250,000 in phony postage

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Iowa man who forged and counterfeited over $250,000 in postage and made false statements on international customs forms, was sentenced on November 12, 2021, to three…

Mason City man and accomplice guilty of armed robbery in Waterloo

Mason City man and accomplice guilty of armed robbery in Waterloo

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Mason City man and his accomplice who worked together to rob two people at gun point in Waterloo were convicted by a jury  after a four-day…

Wanted Northern Iowa man lies to cops, is busted for drugs and eluding

Wanted Northern Iowa man lies to cops, is busted for drugs and eluding

CLARKSVILLE – A wanted Northern Iowa man lied to cops, then was busted for drugs and eluding officers. On November 21, 2021 the Clarksville police department initiated a traffic stop…

Iranian nationals charged for using internet to spread disinformation to fool gullible, low-information Americans and influence 2020 U.S. Presidential election

Iranian nationals charged for using internet to spread disinformation to fool gullible, low-information Americans and influence 2020 U.S. Presidential election

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Two Iranian nationals are charged with federal crimes for using the internet to spread disinformation in order to fool gullible, low-information Americans and influence the 2020 U.S.…

Iowa law enforcement nabs Texas man with woman and her baby, 4 pounds of meth for dealing

Iowa law enforcement nabs Texas man with woman and her baby, 4 pounds of meth for dealing

SIOUX CITY – A Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal meth possession in Iowa after cops caught him with 2 young children and 4 pounds of meth in the…

Authorities investigating after Iowa man is shot

Authorities investigating after Iowa man is shot

PLEASANT HILL – Authorities are investigating after an Iowa man was shot over the weekend. On Sunday November 14, 2021, at approximately 0435 hours, the Pleasant Hill Police Department responded…

Oelwein man pleads guilty to conspiring to distribute methamphetamine

Oelwein man pleads guilty to conspiring to distribute methamphetamine

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Oelwein man has pleaded guilty to conspiring to distribute methamphetamine following an investigation by the Oelwein Police Department, the Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement, and the…

Two people shot at Fort Dodge bar, no arrests made

Two people shot at Fort Dodge bar, no arrests made

FORT DODGE – Two people were shot at a Fort Dodge bar Monday morning, but no arrests were made in the incident. Early Monday morning at approximately 1:03 A.M., the…

Estherville man faces numerous charges following traffic stop

Estherville man faces numerous charges following traffic stop

ESTHERVILLE – An Estherville man faces numerous charges following a traffic stop. On Tuesday, November 9th, 2021 at about 4:52 pm, an Estherville Police Officer conducted a traffic stop on…

Iowa man sentenced to 16 years in prison for his role in bringing methamphetamine from Mexico

Iowa man sentenced to 16 years in prison for his role in bringing methamphetamine from Mexico

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Des Moines man, who was involved in the importation and distribution of multiple kilograms of methamphetamine was sentenced today to 16 years in federal prison. Rogelio…

Stephen K. Bannon indicted for contempt of Congress

Stephen K. Bannon indicted for contempt of Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Stephen K. Bannon was indicted today by a federal grand jury on two counts of contempt of Congress stemming from his failure to comply with a subpoena…

Police investigating broken windows in Clarksville, seek tips to catch vandals

Police investigating broken windows in Clarksville, seek tips to catch vandals

CLARKSVILLE – Police are investigating broken windows in Clarksville, and are seeking tips to catch the vandals. The Clarksville Police Department announced that they are “aware of and currently working…

Cops nab two men with stolen property at Northern Iowa salvage yard

Cops nab two men with stolen property at Northern Iowa salvage yard

SAC COUNTY, IOWA – Cops nabbed two men with stolen property at a Northern Iowa salvage yard. On November 3, 2021, at 9:18AM, the Sac County Sheriff’s Office responded to…

Armed, intoxicated illegal alien busted after pointing gun at former employer’s house, leading cops on car and foot chase

Armed, intoxicated illegal alien busted after pointing gun at former employer’s house, leading cops on car and foot chase

SIOUX CITY – An armed, intoxicated illegal alien was busted after pointing a gun at his former employer’s house, then leading cops on a car and foot chase. On June…

Man shot in Fort Dodge, airlifted for injuries

Man shot in Fort Dodge, airlifted for injuries

FORT DODGE – A man was shot this weekend in Fort Dodge, and was airlifted for his injuries. Early Sunday morning, November 7, 2021 at approximately 4:21 A.M., the Webster…

Estherville woman arrested after allegedly pointing gun at people in car

Estherville woman arrested after allegedly pointing gun at people in car

ESTHERVILLE – An Estherville woman was arrested after allegedly pointing a gun at people in a car driving down a street. On Friday, October 29th during the early morning hours,…

Iowa man accused of murdering Wisconsin woman

Iowa man accused of murdering Wisconsin woman

DES MOINES – An Iowa man is accused of murdering a Wisconsin woman and is behind bars awaiting court appearance. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest in an…

Waterloo drug user who possessed thirteen firearms sentenced to a decade in federal prison

Waterloo drug user who possessed thirteen firearms sentenced to a decade in federal prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Waterloo drug user who unlawfully possessed multiple firearms was sentenced today to ten years in federal prison. Chandrique Day, age 21, from Waterloo, Iowa, received the…

Illegal alien who returned to America busted in Iowa after domestic abuse

Illegal alien who returned to America busted in Iowa after domestic abuse

SIOUX CITY – An Illegal alien who returned to America was busted in Iowa after a domestic abuse arrest. Gabriel Grima-Sanchez, 47, from Mexico, received the prison term after an…

Northern Iowa couple arrested after cops find drugs when responding to beating

Northern Iowa couple arrested after cops find drugs when responding to beating

LYTTON, IOWA – A Northern Iowa couple was arrested after cops found drugs when responding to a beating at their residence. The Sac County Sheriff’s Office responded to 530 6th…

Cops investigating after juvies caught shooting up Fort Dodge

Cops investigating after juvies caught shooting up Fort Dodge

FORT DODGE – Cops are investigating after some apparently wild juveniles were caught shooting up Fort Dodge recently. On Saturday, October 30 at approximately 12:25 P.M., the Webster County Telecommunications…

Former school principal in Iowa guilty of wire fraud for fake purchases and schemes, faces prison and fines

Former school principal in Iowa guilty of wire fraud for fake purchases and schemes, faces prison and fines

CEDAR RAPIDS – A former curriculum and technology director and principal who stole at least $250,000 from the private school system in which he worked pled guilty today in federal…

Northern Iowa man arrested for sexual abuse

Northern Iowa man arrested for sexual abuse

FAYETTE COUNTY – A Northern Iowa man was arrested for sexual abuse. After a two week investigation the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at the residence of…

Humboldt man sentenced to federal prison for being a felon in possession of a stolen firearm and ammunition

Humboldt man sentenced to federal prison for being a felon in possession of a stolen firearm and ammunition

SIOUX CITY – A Humboldt, Iowa man who possessed a gun and ammunition as a felon was sentenced November 4, 2021 to more than 2 years in federal prison. DJ…

Iowa authorities investigating Wright county homicide

Iowa authorities investigating Wright county homicide

DOWS – Iowa authorities are investigating a Wright county homicide. On November 2, 2021, Wright County Communications received a call requesting assistance at 305 Park Avenue in Dows for an…

Iowa woman who sold heroin laced with fentanyl faces up to 20 years in prison

Iowa woman who sold heroin laced with fentanyl faces up to 20 years in prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Iowa woman who sold heroin laced with fentanyl faces up to 20 years in prison. A woman who sold fentanyl in Cedar Rapids pled guilty today…

Ames police say young man shot and killed at local bar

Ames police say young man shot and killed at local bar

AMES – Police in Ames say a young man was shot and killed at a local bar. On October 29, 2021, at 11:57 p.m., the Ames Police Department responded to…

Fort Dodge police investigating brutal stabbing that leaves woman in critical condition

Fort Dodge police investigating brutal stabbing that leaves woman in critical condition

FORT DODGE – Fort Dodge police are investigating a brutal stabbing that left a woman in critical condition. On Tuesday, November 2 at approximately 2:08 A.M., the Webster County Telecommunications…

Posing on social media with guns and drugs leads Waterloo man to federal prison

Posing on social media with guns and drugs leads Waterloo man to federal prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who made several social media posts posing with guns and marijuana was sentenced today to nearly three years in federal prison. Joshua Adam Rode, age…

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