March 2, 2021

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Cedar Rapids police officer involved in the February 20, 2021, shooting has been identified as Kyzer Moore, a three-year and six-month veteran of the Cedar Rapids Police Department. Moore voluntarily interviewed with the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation.

Moore remains on paid administrative leave pending the investigation. Upon completion of the investigation, Moore’s interview along, with the investigative facts, will be forwarded to the Linn County Attorney.

Previous Press Release: Cedar Rapids Homicide Suspect Identified - February 23, 2021

Previous Press Release: Cedar Rapids Homicide Victim Identified - February 22, 2021

Previous Press Release: Investigations Underway In Cedar Rapids Homicide and Officer-Involved Shooting - February 20, 2021


The Iowa Department of Public Safety (DPS) is the largest law enforcement agency in the state. It includes six divisions and several bureaus, all working together with local, state and federal government agencies and the private sector, to keep Iowa a safe place by following our core values: leadership, integrity, professionalism, courtesy, service and protection. Divisions within the Iowa DPS: Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation, Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement, Iowa State Patrol, Iowa State Fire Marshal Division, Iowa Division of Intelligence and Fusion Center, and Administrative Services Division. The Department of Public Safety is led by the Commissioner who is appointed by the Governor.

Iowa Department of Public Safety
215 E 7th St
Des Moines IA 50319