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Four Iowa law enforcement agencies among those hit by ‘Blue Leaks’...

Four Iowa law enforcement organizations are among the 200 police agencies whose data was stolen earlier this month as part of the so-called "Blue...

Three Republicans join House Democrats in passing sweeping police reform

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House passed a sweeping police reform package Thursday night in response to massive civil unrest over police brutality. The package cleared...

AARP calls for immediate, mandatory COVID-19 testing in Iowa care facilities

AARP Iowa says it is "outraged" by 11 COVID-19 deaths at an Iowa nursing home where symptomatic employees worked alongside vulnerable seniors. The organization...

Des Moines Black Lives Matter leader arrested, accused of damage at...

A leader from Des Moines Black Lives Matter was charged with 1st-degree criminal mischief on Wednesday after he allegedly vandalized a police vehicle during...

Democrats block GOP’S ‘weak’ police reform bill

WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats blocked a GOP police reform bill Wednesday because they said it fails to adequately respond to police brutality against people...

Governor’s task force to study recommendations on racial profiling by police

Gov. Kim Reynolds’ task force on criminal justice will shift its attention toward issues related to racial inequities in policing, including possible legislative proposals...

Supreme Court rejects Trump administration challenge to DACA

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday salvaged an Obama-era program that has allowed hundreds of thousands of young, unauthorized immigrants known as...

Senate GOP unveils police reform bill that draws Democratic rebukes

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans unveiled a police reform bill Wednesday that takes a markedly different approach to legislation proposed by congressional Democrats. The Senate GOP...

Report: Reynolds says she will sign executive order restoring felon voting...

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said she will sign an executive order restoring felon voting rights, prior to the November election, according to Radio Iowa. Reynolds...

Trump signs modest police reform order; defends ‘brave men and women...

(opens in a new tab) WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed a modest police reform order Tuesday in response to massive civil unrest over...
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