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UIPD issues Crime Alert 18-05

Trigger Warning: This warning addresses a report of sexual misconduct. Resources are available on and off campus to provide assistance. Contact RVAP for 24/7 support at (319) 335-6000; or at

In the interest of campus safety, we want everyone to be aware that...

University of Iowa officials received a report of a sexual assault that occurred on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at a west side residence hall by an acquaintance of the reporting party.

Iowa City Police Department makes two arrests in connection to Sept. 29 Hawk Alert

Oct. 4, 2018 update:  A second arrest has been made related to the early morning shooting incident that occurred near the intersection of Court and Gilbert Streets on September 29, 2018.

Lindsay A. Beyer, 24, Iowa City, was arrested on October 3, 2018, for acting as an accessory to a felony, an aggravated misdemeanor.

See charge here: Accessory to a Felony

The investigation regarding the shooting is ongoing. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Iowa City Police at 319-356-6800.  

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