Davenport Police Department

Roberts Murder Reward

Jun 12, 2018

Authorities are asking for our help in solving a recent homicide in Davenport. Tuesday, Crime Stoppers of the Quad Cities offered a reward of up to $5,000 for information regarding the death of Jason Roberts.

Holiday Shopping Safety

Nov 24, 2017

The holiday shopping season begins in earnest this weekend, and police have some advice on how to enjoy it and survive it safely.

Davenport schools were open Wednesday as usual despite possible threats posted on social media. 


As tax season approaches, local police are warning residents of a phone scam targeting tax-payers. Yesterday, the Davenport Police Department announced people should be cautious when accepting calls from the Internal Revenue Service, or IRS.

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A 27 year veteran of the Davenport Police Department will be its next chief. Tuesday, interim city administrator Corri Spiegel announced the appointment of Paul Sikorski, pending approval by the Civil Service Commission. 

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One of the two people accused of damaging 75 cars in Davenport last fall has pleaded guilty. Yesterday, 26-year-old Shane Wheeler pleaded guilty to first-degree criminal mischief in Scott County District Court. 

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A woman who sued Davenport claiming she was beaten by a police officer may settle the case out of court.

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Davenport police officers will spend their weekend making Christmas a little brighter for children who are victims of abuse. Tomorrow and Sunday, officers will hold the annual Domestic Violence Toy Drive, at NorthPark Mall. 

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Another person has died due to a three-vehicle crash last month in Davenport. On October 25th, two cars were drag racing when they collided with another, and killed the backseat passenger, 80-year-old Erma Mooberry. On Saturday, police were informed the front seat passenger, 90-year-old Robert Mooberry, has also died, from injuries attributed to the crash.

The drivers of the other two cars, 37-year-old Timothy Bell of Davenport, and a 17-year-old, are both charged with two counts of homicide. Additional charges are pending against both drivers.

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Police are blaming drag racing for a crash that left one person dead, and four others hurt, in Davenport. Yesterday, Davenport police responded to a three-vehicle crash on Kimberly Road.

The crash involved two cars heading west on Kimberly Road. Both vehicles struck a third car, turning east onto the road. The third car's driver and front passenger were taken to Genesis East Medical Center for injuries. The back seat passenger, an adult female, died at the hospital.