Des Moines County Attorney

All Interviews Complete
11:15 am
Tue January 20, 2015

Autopsy Results Pending from Burlington Shooting

The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) needs a little more information before it can release the results of its investigation into a fatal officer-involved shooting in Burlington this month.

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16 Years with Department
5:31 am
Thu July 10, 2014

Beavers Named Des Moines County Attorney

New Des Moines County Attorney Amy Beavers

Des Moines County’s new top prosecutor is already planning to make some changes.

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On Leave Two Months
7:23 am
Tue June 24, 2014

Des Moines County Attorney Stepping Down

Des Moines County Attorney Pat Jackson is stepping down June 30 for medical reasons.
Credit Des Moines County

Des Moines County will soon be in need of a lead prosecutor as County Attorney Pat Jackson's last official day on the job will be Monday, June 30.

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Crews Replacing Courthouse Steps
5:23 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

Des Moines County to Hire Attorney

The Des Moines County Courthouse

The Des Moines County Board of Supervisors has agreed to fill a vacancy in the prosecutor's office.

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Now in Former US Bank Building
10:09 pm
Thu February 27, 2014

DMC Attorney Moves to New Office

The new home of the Des Moines County Attorney's office

One Des Moines County department is now operating out of its new home, the former US Bank building in downtown Burlington.

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Departmental Move Rather Smooth
9:47 pm
Wed February 12, 2014

Lower Raises for DMC Elected Leaders

Des Moines County Courthouse

Des Moines County's elected leaders will not be receiving the types of pay hikes they might have been anticipating in the upcoming fiscal year.

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Charges Still Pending Against Another
7:06 am
Thu June 27, 2013

Charges Dropped for 1 in Fatal Boat Crash

A Burlington man no longer faces criminal charges in connection with a fatal boat crash that occurred in May 2012.

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