Cedar Falls Crime
Recent Crime News
Friday May 22 | via KCRG
Inside the Sanders Funeral Service building on East Fourth Street in Waterloo, the visitation for Jykeria Coffer, 15, shot and killed on May 15 by her 14-year-old brother. Investigators say her brother, Diyrun Coffer, accidentally shot his sister last Friday night in the chest inside a home at 908 Broadway Street. Comment?
Monday May 18 | via KWWL-TV Waterloo
A 15-year-old girl was fatally shot at her home in Waterloo, and now her younger brother is facing charges. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports the girl was shot Friday evening and died later at the hospital. Comment?
Sunday May 17 | via KIMT
A 15-year-old Waterloo girl has been shot and killed, and police say her 14-year-old brother has been arrested on suspicion of shooting her with a stolen gun. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that the girl was shot in her home Friday evening and died at a local hospital. Comment?
Tuesday May 5 | via Victorville Daily Press
A 30-year-old Iowa man has been arrested and is awaiting extradition to California almost exactly four years after he allegedly intentionally set a fire in an Apple Valley apartment that killed his 11-month-old son. Authorities said on Tuesday morning that Lucas Dingman, 30, was arrested on Friday in LaPorte City by San Bernardino County Sheriff's Specialized Investigation Division's Homicide Cold Case Team. Dingman is being held at a jail in Blackhawk County, Iowa. Comment?
Monday Apr 27 | via KWWL-TV Waterloo
Waterloo safety services director Dan Trelka says the pair were taken into custody Sunday. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that officers responded around 11:45 a.m. Friday to a report that two people had entered a woman's home, bound her, hit her with a hammer and threatened her. Comment?
Apr 21, 2015 | via KWWL-TV Waterloo
Two arrests have been made after a dive team recovers three stolen displays from the Bluedorn Science Imaginarium museum in Waterloo. The education space exhibit was stolen from a trailer parked under a Highway 218 overpass in Waterloo last month. Comment?
Apr 21, 2015 | via KCRG
The Cedar Falls Police Department released surveillance photos of individuals. The man and woman pictured may have information about a purse theft and fraudulent use of credit cards that happened in Cedar Falls earlier this month, according to a release from the Cedar Falls Police Department. Comment?
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