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September 14th - 20th is Child Passenger Safety Week

As part of Child Passenger Safety Week (September 14th-20th), the Dubuque Police would like to remind parents/guardians of the following safety recommendations:Keep children rear-facing as long as possible (experts recommend at least 2 years of age) Children under 13 should ride in the backseat when possible. Children should remain in a booster seat until they are 4’09” tall. All children under 18 must be properly restrained, regardless of seating position in the vehicle. Never Continued...

Dubuque Dispute Resolution Center Open

DUBUQUE, Iowa -- The Dubuque Dispute Resolution Center (DDRC) is a community mediation program coordinated by the City of Dubuque Human Rights Department and staffed by community volunteers who have received training in basic mediation skills.On Monday, Sept. 15, an article appeared in the Telegraph Herald with the headline “Dubuque Dispute Resolution Center Closes.”  While the DDRC is facing challenges, as noted in the article, the center has not closed and this service is stil Continued...

Identity Released in Shooting Investigation

On September 10th, 2014, at 12:32 p.m. Dubuque Police responded to several reports of a man injured in the 1600 block of White Street. Upon arrival, officers located the man and verified he had been shot in the leg. He was transported to Mercy Hospital for treatment. Officers and investigators believe an altercation developed on the second floor of 1628 White Street and culminated in the shooting. He then fled the building and out into the street while the other subjects involved fled the scene Continued...

Shooting Investigation Ongoing

On September 10th, 2014, at 12:32 p.m. Dubuque Police responded to several reports of a man injured in the 1600 block of White Street.  Upon arrival, officers located the man and verified he had been shot in the leg.  He was transported to Mercy Hospital for treatment and his injury is not life-threatening.  Officers and investigators on scene believe an altercation developed somewhere inside 1628 White Street and culminated with the man being shot.  He then fled the building Continued...

Recent Scam Fraud Activity Reported in Dubuque

Dubuque Police continue to receive numerous complaints of attempted (and sometimes successful) scams in the area. Recent examples include a relatively new activity often called “cracking cards”. The schemer(s) put stolen, counterfeit, or closed account/insufficient funds checks in bank accounts belonging to other people (usually via ATM deposit). They then “borrow” the cardholder’s debit card and PIN to withdraw money from the account, usually promising the cardhold Continued...

Flashing Yellow Left Turn Arrow Traffic Signals Introduced to Dubuque Streets

DUBUQUE, Iowa – Dubuque motorists may have noticed a new type of signal added to two traffic lights on Ninth Street as part of recent construction projects. The flashing yellow left-turn arrow signal is a new traffic management tool aimed at keeping traffic moving, increasing safety, and reducing fuel consumption. The new signals were installed at the intersections of Ninth and Locust and Ninth and White streets in Dubuque and are being added to intersections across Iowa. The new signal f Continued...

City Amends Sidewalk Ordinance

DUBUQUE, Iowa – On Sept. 2, Dubuque City Council members amended a section of City of Dubuque ordinance addressing sidewalk repair and liability. The amended ordinance shifts financial liability to property owners in most cases when people are injured as the result of a defective sidewalk. Prior to the amendment, the City was able to delegate responsibility for sidewalk repair to the abutting property owner by ordinance, but not delegate liability to the abutting property owner for failur Continued...

New Waste Receptacles Deployed on Central Avenue

DUBUQUE, Iowa -- Through a partnership between the Washington Neighborhood Development Corporation (WNDC) and the City of Dubuque, five new trash and recycling receptacles are being installed along Central Avenue this afternoon at the following locations:22nd & Central (SE Corner)20th & Central (NE Corner)18th & Central (NW Corner)16th & Central (NW Corner)14th & Central (NE Corner)A committee of Washington Neighborhood businesses has been meeting monthly to plan ways to addr Continued...

Arrests Made in Recently Publicized Cases

At 2:13 a.m. on Sunday, August 24th, 2014, Dubuque Police responded to the 1300 block of Iowa Street on the report of a disturbance involving shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located evidence indicating shots had been fired, but the shooter was not immediately located and no one was injured. The subsequent investigation led to the shooter being identified as Blake M. Maurer, 24, of Freeport, IL. A warrant was issued for Maurer on August 25th and he was arrested in East Dubuque on August 26th. Continued...

Special Enforcement Project Planned

By utilizing grant funding obtained through the Dubuque Police Department’s partnership with Helping Services for Northeast Iowa, officers will be conducting special foot/vehicular patrols and enforcement specifically focused on underage, alcohol-related, social gatherings.  This project will span several weeks, with officers being increasingly vigilant for gatherings that appear to promote social disorder, underage/excessive alcohol consumption, disturbing the peace, and similar issu Continued...

Phone Scams Reported in Jo Daviess County

The Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public of two phone scams currently occurring in Jo Daviess County. The first scam is a phone call being placed via Midwest Medical Center’s main phone line of 815-777-1340, to area residents. The scammer is advising that they can lower a person’s credit card payments. Midwest Medical Center is not affiliated with this service and is working to correct their phone issues immediately. The second scam is a phone call inform Continued...

Dubuque Drug Task Force Investigation Results in Arrest

On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, at approximately 1:00 P.M., the Dubuque Drug Task Force conducted a narcotics investigation at the Kevin Deutmeyer residence, located at 617 2nd St. N.E., Dyersville, Iowa. During a search of the residence, Drug Task Force investigators located items commonly used in the manufacture of methamphetamine, via the One Pot Method. Deutmeyer was arrested for Possession of Precursors with Intent to Manufacture, a class D felony, punishable by up to 5 years in prison. De Continued...

Downtown Streets Become Two way on Monday

DUBUQUE, Iowa – Conversion of four downtown Dubuque streets from one-way to two-way will take effect on Monday, Aug. 25. In preparation of this switch, the City of Dubuque is asking motorists to practice caution this week while one lane of all affected streets will be blocked off for new pavement markings and to acclimate motorists to driving in the right lane. The one-way to two-way conversion of Ninth Street (between Locust Street and Kerper Boulevard), 11th Street (between Central Aven Continued...

Shooting Under Investigation in Dubuque

On August 15th, 2014, at 1:39 a.m., Dubuque Police responded to Mercy Hospital on the report of two subjects there seeking treatment for gunshot wounds.  The subjects had been transported by private vehicle and their wounds were not life-threatening.  They were identified as Ryan P. McMahon, 21, of 17684 S. John Deere Road and Cody Allen Richey, 23, of 1600 Butterfield Road #119.  The shooting allegedly happened in the area of 20th and Elm Streets, and involved at le Continued...

Counterfeit 20 Dollar Bills Circulating in Dubuque

Dubuque Police have been informed of numerous counterfeit twenty-dollar bills circulating in the community. The bills appear authentic but seem to have a thicker feel in comparison to legitimate currency. They do not pass the counterfeit pen test and also do not have a denomination strip visible inside when held to light. Thus far, two serial numbers have been identified: JB19936678F and JG46657565C, but it is possible that other serial numbers are, or will be, used. Police are asking consumer Continued...

Back to School Safety Tips

With the start of school rapidly approaching, the Dubuque Police Department would like to remind parents/guardians and students of the following safety tips: Motorists are reminded to slow down and increase vigilance, especially in and around school zones and crosswalks. Do not pass a school bus (from either direction) while red flashing lights are engaged and the stop arm deployed. A violation of this law now requires a mandatory court appearance and may result in a fine up to $625 and 30 days Continued...

Jule Transit Sees 30000 Ride Increase Over Last Year

DUBUQUE, Iowa – The Jule’s crosstown Express service, west-end Shopping Circluator routes, Nightrider evening service, and new service along Jackson Street to Terrace Heights have led to significant increases in ridership for Fiscal Year 2014. These new services, in addition to partnerships with Clarke University, Loras College and University of Dubuque, led to an increase of 29,932 rides or a seven percent increase from July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014. This year’s increase Continued...

Law Enforcement Project Results in 19 Citations 10 Warnings

On 08/12/2014, the Dubuque Police Department, along with the Dubuque County Sheriff’s Department, conducted a joint traffic enforcement project in downtown Dubuque. The enforcement project focused on seatbelt compliance. During the project, several traffic stops were conducted with the following enforcement actions: Citations: 10 Seatbelts4 Speed1 OWI1 Unsafe turn1 Open container2 No insurance Warnings: 3 Seatbelt1 No insurance1 Headlight2 Registration1 Window tint2 OWI testing

Steines recommended for Dubuque Fire Chief

DUBUQUE, Iowa -- Dubuque City Manager Michael Van Milligen is recommending Dubuque Assistant Fire Chief Rick Steines to be the next fire chief for the City of Dubuque. Van Milligen’s recommendation must be approved by the City Council and will be presented for consideration at their Aug. 18 meeting. If approved, Steines’s appointment will be effective on Monday, Aug. 18, and he will succeed retiring Fire Chief Dan Brown. “Rick has the attitude, work ethic, knowledge and leade Continued...

Sutton Pool Closes for the Season Saturday

The last day for open swimming at the Nicholas J. Sutton Swimming Pool is Saturday, August 16th. Hours that day are as follows: Adult lap swim and waterwalking from 11:00 a.m. to 12:55 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.; Open swim from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. On Sunday, August 17th, adult lap swim and water walking is scheduled from 11:00 am to 1:00 p.m. prior to the family dog being invited to take a dip in Sutton Pool. The Doggie Dip will be held from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. The $5.00 admission fee per dog Continued...

Ride The Jule to School - Students Ride Free

DUBUQUE, Iowa – Dubuque Community School District and Holy Family Catholic Schools students can ride The Jule to and from school and other activities and events free of charge. All K-12 students ride for free, but high school students must show their school ID to board. The Jule provides public transportation to students to and from school on regularly scheduled routes that are open to the general public with buses stopping at regular bus stops along those routes. Buses operate Monday-Fri Continued...

Local Teacher Named Iowa DARE Educator of the Year

For the past eighteen years, Dubuque Roosevelt Middle School science teacher Joe Carter has promoted the core values of D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education Program) in his classroom, school, and community.  Despite facing much adversity as a youngster growing up in Chicago, Joe managed to persevere and has become a role model for countless children and adults in the Dubuque community.  On August 4th, 2014, in Carroll, Iowa, Joe was proclaimed as the 2014 Iowa D.A.R.E. Educator of Continued...

Eagle Point Park Vandalism Case Solved

  On or about November 4th and 5th, 2013, approximately $11,540 worth of criminal mischief was done to various structures within Eagle Point Park.  During the investigation, police received and pursued 2 anonymous tips provided through Dubuque/Jo Daviess County Crime Stoppers.  As a result of the tips and subsequent investigation, 4 juvenile suspects were identified and charged with Criminal Mischief 2nd Degree (a Class D Felony).  The juveniles are identified as Ethan E. Pe Continued...

Arson Reported at Dicks Sporting Goods

 On July 24th, 2014, at 11:45 a.m., Dubuque Police and Fire Departments responded to Dick's Sporting Goods at Kennedy Mall (555 JFK Rd.) on a report of arson.  Prior to emergency responders' arrival the fire was extinguished and it's believed the suspect or suspects fled the immediate area.  No injuries were reported but property damage and lost revenue (due to the store being closed for approximately 2 hours) will likely exceed $3,000 as assessment continues.  A joint invest Continued...



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