Dubuque at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
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Full-time law enforcement staff, Dubuque Police Department
- 97 Officers
- 7 Civilian staff
Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents
- 1.68 Dubuque
- 1.6 National average, cities with 50,000 to 99,999 population
- 2.2 National average
These figures reflect the Dubuque Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
|Amount||Start and end dates||Recipient and description||Awarding agency||CFDA program||Type|
|DUBUQUE, THE CITY OF (INC) THE EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT (JAG) PROGRAM ALLOWS UNITS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT, INCLUDING TRIBES, TO SUPPORT A BROAD RANGE OF ACTIVITIES TO PREVENT AND CONTROL CRIME BASED ON THEIR OWN STATE AND LOCAL NEEDS AND CONDITIONS. GRANT FUNDS CAN BE USED FOR STATE AND LOCAL INITIATIVES, …||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|COUNTY OF DUBUQUE TASK FORCE||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Sub|
|DUBUQUE, THE CITY OF (INC) EDWARD BYRNE MEMORIAL JUSTICE GRANT (JAG) PROGRAM FY 2021||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|DUBUQUE, THE CITY OF (INC) DUBUQUE 2020 LAW ENFORCEMENT PREVENTION INVESTIGATIVE AND TACTICAL RESPONSE PROJECT||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $1,800,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
The City of Dubuque will pay a $1.8 million settlement in a gender discrimination lawsuit after a former police captain alleged that the city and police chief created a culture of sexism within the department.
Abby Simon brought a suit against the city and Chief Mark Dalsing in 2019. Simon sued on grounds of gender discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. Additionally, Simon expressed in the lawsuit that she was passed over in 2016 and 2017 for promotion to captain although she had better test and interview scores than the men who were promoted.