CRIME & SAFETY
Person brought loaded gun into Genesis East
DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Davenport Police clarified Monday, there will be no charges for the incident. Police said a person brought a loaded gun into Genesis East early Monday morning. TV6 followed up on a tip brought to us by a TV6 viewer. In a phone call, police told TV6...
Davenport man arrested in connection to October motorcycle crash
A Davenport man was booked into the Scott County Jail Friday after police say he struck a motorcycle rider back in October.
Criminal probe into Davenport building collapse almost finished
DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Iowa’s top law enforcement agency is wrapping up the criminal investigation into The Davenport building collapse. Special Agent Ryan Kedley is in the Major Crimes Unit at the Department of Criminal Investigations. He told TV-6 Investigates on Monday that an investigative report is being finalized.
Investigation Underway into Cause of Early Morning Mobile Home Fire in Moline
Discover more about an early morning mobile home fire in Moline, just north of Flip's Pancake House. Two occupants escaped unharmed, and firefighters extinguished the blaze within 10 minutes. The Fire Marshall is now investigating the cause of the fire.
Iowa Man Injured on One Vehicle Accident Near Wells on Friday
An Iowa man was injured in a one vehicle accident 3 miles north of Wells on Friday afternoon. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, at approximately 3:35pm, a 2022 Peterbilt Tractor driven by 66 year old David Allen Fuller of Davenport, was northbound on Highway 22, near 200th Street, when it entered the ditch and rolled.
Moline Fire urging caution this holiday season, provides tips to prevent fires
Departments across the country are participating in the "Keep the Wreath Red" campaign. Every time a fire occurs, one of the lights will turn white.
Moline firefighters respond to mobile home fire
MOLINE, Ill. — On Monday, Dec. 4, around 7 a.m., Moline firefighters responded to an active structure fire. When first responders arrived on the scene, two residents of the mobile home had already evacuated and smoke could be seen coming from the structure. The fire took about 10 minutes to extinguish. The structure had working smoke detectors.
DCSD and Davenport police issue statements on Davenport West
Davenport Community School District and the Davenport Police Department has issued responses to reported incidents at Davenport West High School.
Weekly Safety Report: Gunfire, Crash, Drug Distribution, OWI, and Building Collapse impact Davenport, Iowa
This week in Davenport, Iowa, several incidents occurred that raised concerns for public safety. Gunfire was reported at an apartment building on West 29th Street, resulting in a police response and a nearby elementary school being placed on lockdown. A serious injury crash took place on the Centennial Bridge, causing a significant traffic backup. A Davenport man was sentenced to federal prison for his involvement in a cocaine distribution conspiracy. Davenport Police are searching for Keith Debacker, who is wanted for OWI 3rd Offense. The owner of a collapsed apartment building in Davenport is facing DUI charges.
Davenport Man Leads Police on High-Speed Chase
Zavaan Patrick Mueller, 20, faces multiple charges after police say he led them on a high-speed chase early Friday.
2 injured in motorcycle/car crash at Centennial Bridge, Davenport
UPDATE: Two people were injured in a crash between a motorcycle and a car at West 2nd and Gaines streets in Davenport on Thursday night, according to an Iowa State Police crash report. Police allege in the report that 28-year-old Dayshaun Rias, of Davenport, was driving a Suzuki motorcycle while...
Illinois man reportedly found with fake ID when arrested for public intoxication
A Quad City-area man was arrested early Sunday morning after his alleged intoxicated behavior caught the eye of police. Arrest reports indicate that as an Iowa City Police officer was heading north on Gilbert Street just before 1am, he observed 19-year-old James Toland of Silvis Illinois staggering southbound. The officers stopped his vehicle and attempted contact, but Toland allegedly fled. He ran across railroad tracks east of First Street and fell twice before the officer caught up to him.
Ralls County rollover crash injures teen driver on Route H
An automobile accident occurred on Route H, approximately three miles south of Rensselaer, on December 2, 2023, at 9:35 a.m. Jacob A. Gutierrez, an 18-year-old driver from East Moline, Illinois, was injured in the single-vehicle crash. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Gutierrez was traveling southbound in a 2003...
Pursuit leads to a crash and injuries in eastern Iowa
(Davenport, Iowa) – A pursuit in eastern Iowa’s Scott County, Thursday night, resulted in a crash and two people injured. According to the Iowa State Patrol, a 1988 Suzuki motorcycle operated by 28-year-old Dayshaun Rias, of Davenport, was actively eluding law enforcement, when Rias failed to yield the right-of-way to a 2016 Dodge Dart, driven by 25-year-old Ryan Harris, of Davenport. The motorcycle and car collided at the intersection of W. 2nd and Gaines Streets, in Davenport, at around 10:20-p.m., Thursday.
Juvenile Arrested for Firing Shots in Davenport, Schools Placed on Lockdown
• A 15-year-old male has been arrested in connection to a shooting incident in Davenport, Iowa. • The incident occurred on Wednesday, November 29, and involved shots being fired during a physical disturbance at a residence.
CRIME STOPPERS: Pair steal $380 of liquor from CVS hidden under dress
MOLINE, Ill. (KWQC) - Moline Police are trying to identify two women who stole more than $380 worth of liquor from a Moline CVS. Police say that while the woman dressed in black distracted a store clerk, the other woman grabbed liquor and hid it under her dress on Oct. 24 at 7:45 p.m. She walked out of store without paying, and the pair drove off in a white sports car.
No one injured from Park View home fire
No injuries were reported from a home fire in Park View. On 11/30/2023 at 09:01, The Eldridge Volunteer Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire in the 200 block of Shawnee Cir. in Park View on Novemer 30 at 9:01 a.m. Firefighters arrived at the scene of a single-family home with dense smoke and flames coming from the structure. Fire crews put out the fire and were able to extinguish hot spots. All residents of the home escaped uninjured.
CRIME STOPPERS: $20K reward to find who killed Corey Harrell
MOLINE, Ill. (KWQC) - Do you know who killed him?. It has been five years since Corey Harrell was shot to death, and no arrests have been made yet. Police are asking for the public’s help to find who killed Harrell. He was shot and killed while driving his vehicle in front of Moline City Hall at about 10 a.m. on Oct. 31, 2018.
6 months since the Davenport collapse: A look back at the tragedy
DAVENPORT, Iowa — Nov. 28 marks six months since the apartment building at 324 Main St. in Davenport partially collapsed, with many in the community still seeking answers. Three men died and one survivor was left with a life-altering injury from the collapse after needing to have her leg amputated at the scene. Dozens of others were displaced as well. In the months before the west wall fell, engineers and city officials visited the building nearly a dozen times and cited numerous issues prior to the tragic event on May 28.
Have you seen these suspects? Crime Stoppers wants to know!
Crime Stoppers of the Quad Cities wants your help catching two fugitives. It’s an Our Quad Cities News exclusive. You can get an elevated reward for information on this week’s cases:. JOSEPH ELDRIDGE, 30, 5’8″, 160 pounds, brown hair, blue eyes. Rock Island Police Department warrant failure to...