Fundraiser aims to bring K-9 officer to Davenport PD

While on my internship at the Quad City Times, I wrote a feature story of the K-9 Dawn, who the Davenport Police Department was hoping to recruit. Davenport’s Modern Woodmen of America Chapter 26 partnered with the Davenport Police Department for its annual fundraiser in hopes of raising enough funds to donate a K-9 officer to the department’s Tactical Operations Bureau.

 

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XIANGNAN LI PLEADS GUILTY TO TONG SHAO MURDER

Xiangnan Li, a former University of Iowa, pleaded guilty to the murder of Tong Shao, a former Iowa State University student, according to a report by CNN. I reported on the breaking news for the Daily Iowan. Li appeared in court in China Wednesday for his trial.I talked to the commander of the investigation unit of the Iowa City police and Johnson County attorney Janet Lyness.

Here is the link to the clip: The Daily Iowan

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HEALTH HACK REACHES IC

I’ve always had a fascination with crime stories, especially after going halfway through my crime reporting and writing class. This story talks about a national epidemic of health-care hacking that goes local in Iowa City. The article also explores how network security experts anticipate the trend of cyber attacks to continue to rise at that time 

Here is the full story: Daily Iowan Link

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