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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Public Safety Open House is set for Sunday (Oct. 2)

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – A popular event will return to Muscatine this weekend as the Muscatine Fire Department, Muscatine Police Department, Muscatine Sheriff’s Department, and Muscatine County Joint Communications (MUSCOM) join forces to host the 2022 Public S...

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

Muscatine Firefighters train on two scenarios this week

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Imagine falling down into one of the many ravines that dot the Muscatine landscape, or being trapped inside a home filled with smoke. These were two scenarios used by the Muscatine Fire Department for training exercises this past week.

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Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News
Posted on: September 26, 2022

Muscatine Police K9 Dexter to receive protective vest

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MUSCATINE, Iowa - Muscatine Police Department’s K9 Dexter will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. 

K9 Dexter’s vest is sponsored b...

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Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Firefighters conduct training in vacant home

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Fire Department continued their training regimen Wednesday morning conducted a training exercise in a vacant home on Cedar Street. Various pieces of equipment were brought to the scene for the exercise and staged ...

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Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Efforts to revive unconscious child are unsuccessful

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MUSCATINE, Iowa - Members of the Muscatine Police & Fire Departments responded to Eversmeyer Park, in the 1100 block of Orange Street, at approximately 6:06 p.m. Friday (Sept. 16) for a two-year-old child who had gone unconscious and was no longer bre...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Man charged after school parking lot argument

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MUSCATINE, Iowa - The Muscatine County Joint Communications Center (MUSCOM) received multiple 911 calls at approximately 2:38 p.m. today (Sept. 19), of a subject who was creating a disturbance in the parking lot of McKinley Elementary School. There were a...

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