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Blotter: December 1

Blotter: December 1
December 1, 2020

Vy Nhat Dinh, 20, was charged on Nov. 30 with extortion.  Austin Robert Hudson, 32, was charged on Nov. 30 with driving while barred – habitual offender.  Laron William Johnson, 19, was charged...

University of Iowa student accused of extortion

University of Iowa student accused of extortion
December 1, 2020

A University of Iowa student has been accused of extortion.  Vy Nhat Dinh, 20 was charged with extortion for allegedly telling the victim she would accuse him of sexual assault unless he paid her...

Blotter: November 29

Blotter: November 29
November 30, 2020

Draper David Lavarr Lewis Sr., 37, was charged Nov. 29 with interference with official acts and eluding. 

Blotter: November 27 – 29

Blotter: November 27 - 29
November 29, 2020

Rashaud Lamar Lee, 32, was charged Nov. 26 with driving while barred and fourth-degree theft.  Crystal Andrea Porter, 34, was charged Nov. 26 with public intoxication.  Nathaniel Lavert Lemons,...

Blotter: November 17

Blotter: November 17
November 17, 2020

Marshall Philip Bohlmann, 28, was charged Nov. 16 with operating while under the influence, first offense, and possession of a controlled substance.  William Gerald Hall, 32, was charged Nov. 16...

Blotter: November 16

Blotter: November 16
November 16, 2020

Megan Anne Adams, 22, was charged Nov. 15 with assault of a peace officer, interference with official acts, and public intoxication. Ronald Eugene Anderson, 22, was charged Nov. 15 with public intoxication. Brooke...

University of Iowa Reimagining Campus Safety Action Committee to hold town hall meetings

Iowa City Police Department vehicles are seen on July 9, 2019.
Earlier this month the UI released data from 2017 to 2019, the UIPD has seen a gradual decline in situations where officers implemented use of force, coinciding with the recently created Reimagining Campus Safety Action Committee.
November 12, 2020

A 26-member committee tasked with “reimagining” campus safety will hold a series of public townhall meetings in February 2021. The UI created the Reimagining Campus Safety Action Committee,...

Blotter: November 11

Blotter: November 11
November 12, 2020

Gregory Hills, 56, was charged Nov. 10 with third-degree sexual abuse. Laron William Johnson, 19, was charged Nov. 10 with fourth-degree criminal mischief.  Pamela Ann Simpson, 24, was charged...

Michigan man charged with sexual abuse

Michigan man charged with sexual abuse
November 12, 2020

A Michigan man was charged with sexual abuse. Gregory Hills, of Pontiac, Michigan, 56, was charged Nov. 10 with third degree sexual abuse in Iowa City.  According to the arrest affidavit, the...

Blotter: November 9-10

Blotter: November 9-10
November 10, 2020

Delbert Earl Casey, 52, was charged Oct. 8 with driving while habitually barred. Linda Elizabeth Eagans, 31, was charged Oct. 8 with assault. Michael Wesley McKinney, 33, was charged Oct. 8 with...

Iowa City man charged with burglary

Iowa City man charged with burglary
November 10, 2020

An Iowa City man has been charged with second-degree burglary. James Thomas Perry, 54, was charged Oct. 9 with violation of protective order and second degree burglary. According to the arrest...

House fire causes $50,000 in damage, no injuries reported

(The Daily Iowan/file)
The average cost for most fires in 2019 was just over $6,000.
October 26, 2020

The Iowa City Fire Department responded to a residential house fire in an east-side neighborhood on Oct. 25 that ended up causing $50,000 worth of damage. No injuries have been reported.  According...

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