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November 25, 2021

PLEASANT HILL, Iowa - This is not a press release from the Iowa Department of Public Safety. It is being shared on behalf of the Algona Police Department as a result of the Division of Criminal Investigation's assistance with this…

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At the request of Appanoose County Sheriff Gary Anderson and Centerville Police Chief Tom Demry, the Division of Criminal Investigation conducted an investigation into the November 21, 2021, officer-involved shooting in rural Appanoose County. All investigative findings will be forwarded to the…

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November 24, 2021

Marion County, Iowa - On November 23, 2021, the DCI filed additional criminal charges against Alec Veatch, a former Pleasantville police officer. Veatch was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Mahaska County Jail.…

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November 22, 2021

Centerville, Iowa - DCI agents continue to investigate the circumstances that lead to the November 21 officer-involved shooting in rural Appanoose County. 

The DCI has identified the person killed as 45 year old Kevin Arbogast of…

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November 22, 2021

Centerville, Iowa - On Sunday, November 21, 2021, at 3:43 p.m., Centerville police officers were dispatched to a domestic assault in the 21000 block of 560th Street outside Centerville. While investigating the incident, two Centerville…

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November 19, 2021

Des Moines, Iowa - Thanksgiving weekend, millions of Americans will hit the roads, eager to spend time with family and friends.  It is one of the busiest travel times of the year, and unfortunately, that may mean more crashes.  It…

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November 19, 2021

Waterloo, Iowa - On November 16th, 2021, the Waterloo Police Department requested the assistance of the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation to investigate an officer-involved shooting that had occurred at about 3:34 am on this date…

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November 16, 2021

DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Department of Public Safety is pleased to announce the launch of its new state crime database, I-CRIME. This…

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November 16, 2021

DES MOINES, Iowa - On November 12, 2021, at the request of the Pleasantville Police Department, Division of Criminal Investigation agents began a criminal investigation into allegations of sexual contact between a then-police officer…

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November 14, 2021      
         
WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa –
On November 14, 2021, at approximately 3:14 PM, West Burlington Police were dispatched to Pat Klein Park, 631 Swan Street, West Burlington, Iowa, for a report of shots fired.  Upon arrival, police discovered…

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November 14, 2021

PLEASANT HILL, Iowa - This is not a press release from the Iowa Department of Public Safety. It is being shared on behalf of the Pleasant Hill Police Department as a result of the Division of Criminal Investigation's assistance with this…

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November 4, 2021

FAIRFIELD, Iowa - This is not a press release from the Iowa Department of Public Safety. It is being shared on behalf of the Fort Madison Police Department as a result of the Division of Criminal Investigation's assistance with this…

Twitter Post: 2021-11-27T08:01:37

🦃As friends and family gather in this season of #Thanksgiving, be the best host you can be by making sure all your guest have a sober 🚗ride home or safe place to stay put. The power is in your hands. 👍 https://t.co/BG2EuVklSs

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Twitter Post: 2021-11-27T07:01:19

In Iowa, more than 95% of front-seat passengers buckle up. That sounds like a great percentage, but it’s not enough. Of the 338 deaths in 2020, 99 were unbuckled and in the front seat. Take two seconds to save your life. Buckle up. The power is in your hands. https://t.co/6z2ETGbvod

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Twitter Post: 2021-11-25T09:21:35
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Twitter Post: 2021-11-25T07:03:20

There’s never a good reason to drive aggressively. You put yourself and everyone else on the road in danger. Being a few minutes late is always going to be better than not arriving at all. You have the power to slow down. #ArriveAlive #SlowDown #LateIsOk https://t.co/sjVUpBUeNr

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Twitter Post: 2021-11-24T14:13:21

BREAKING UPDATE: DCI filed 4 additional criminal charges in Marion County against Alec Veatch, a former Pleasantville police officer. He is being held in the Mahaska County Jail. See those charges here: https://t.co/QqSyDoQux6 https://t.co/Jn31zAsxPb

Twitter Post: 2021-11-23T08:02:26

🦃As friends and family gather in this season of #Thanksgiving, be the best host you can be by making sure all your guest have a sober 🚗ride home or safe place to stay put. The power is in your hands. 👍 https://t.co/a0qbPNaDSN

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Twitter Post: 2021-11-23T07:02:08

Next time you jump in the car to run to the store or go pick up your kids at school, make sure everyone, no matter where they are seated, is buckled up. The power is in your hands. #BuckleUp #EverySeat #EveryTime https://t.co/QPMWzfon8Q

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Twitter Post: 2021-11-22T11:16:57

BREAKING: DCI is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Centerville on Sunday, Nov. 21. The shooting resulted in one person killed. The law enforcement officers from Centerville PD and Appanoose Co. Sheriff's Office were not injured. For more: https://t.co/tFCafb2qyZhttps://t.co/wAxEazJsP8

Twitter Post: 2021-11-22T10:46:06

🦃As we prepare for this year's Thanksgiving celebration, we count among our many blessings a team dedicated to serving and protecting Iowans who will be on duty this holiday so that we may all be safe in our homes and travels. #GratefulHearts #Sacrifice #ThanksgivingSpirit https://t.co/OIrIzNaO8F

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