Catalytic Converter Theft – Iowa

Recent news stories about catalytic converter theft in Iowa



5 suspects accused of stealing 17 catalytic converters in Ankeny – KCCI News
Was your catalytic converter stolen in Ankeny? Here’s why police want to talk to you – We are Iowa

Cedar Rapids

Two arrested in Cedar Rapids, found to be connected to catalytic converter theft cases – CBS 2 Iowa News
Halloween catalytic converter theft in Cedar Rapids – KWWL News 7
Cedar Rapids Police arrest suspected catalytic converter thief – KCRG News

Council Bluffs


CRIME STOPPERS: Davenport police searching for catalytic converter thief – KWQC News
Three face felony charges after police say they planned to steal catalytic converters – Our Quad Cities

Des Moines

Catalytic converter thefts are on the rise in Iowa – KCCI News
Willkie House van targeted multiple times during surge of catalytic converter thefts – WHO13
Des Moines businesses warn of catalytic converter thefts – KCCI News

Iowa City

Sioux City


One arrested for catalytic converter theft in Waterloo – WCF Courier
Waterloo man arrested in connection to several catalytic converter thefts – KWWL News
Catalytic Converter Theft Arrest – KWAY Radio

West Des Moines

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