Iowa at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


States in this database with the most similarly-sized populations:

Full-time law enforcement staff in Iowa

  • 232 Agencies
  • 5,413 Officers
  • 2,903 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 1.76 Iowa
  • 2.2 National average

Federal grant funding


USA Spending grants to Iowa at the state level have not yet been reviewed, please check back soon. To see grant funding to cities and counties within Iowa, scroll down to the “Cities and counties we’re monitoring” section of this page. 

Military equipment transfers


We were unable to locate any military equipment transfers for this location using the LESO Property Transferred to Participating Agencies database published by the Defense Logistics Agency, or transfer data for this state has not yet been reviewed by our staff. This state may have also acquired military equipment for policing via other sources or programs which is not reported here.

Counties and cities we’re monitoring in Iowa

Data was last updated November 27, 2021


Counties

Counties monitored in: Iowa
Funding Misconduct and Settlements
County Population Grant funding found Military equipment value Consent decree Public misconduct database Settlements
No Counties monitored in state

Cities

Cities monitored in: Iowa
Funding Misconduct and Settlements
City Population Officers per 1000 people Grant funding found Military equipment value Consent decree Public misconduct database Settlements
Cedar Rapids 133125 2.1 $1,632,811.50 $0.00 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $8,000,000.00
Des Moines 214200 2.16 $7,553,119.00 $0.00 No 1 settlement with policy changes and compensation totaling $70,000.00
Dubuque 58052 1.9 $223,669.00 $0.00 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $1,800,000.00
Iowa City 75849 1.36 $1,050,312.00 $0.00 No None found
Waterloo 67671 1.9 $3,526,287.00 $166,974.00 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $400,000.00