The Cedar Rapids Police Department is committed to identifying, arresting and prosecuting those individuals who have thus far eluded arrest for the crime of murder.
The Cedar Rapids Police Department has a volunteer investigator who works exclusively on unsolved homicides. This investigator works closely with other investigators from both the Cedar Rapids Police Department and other law enforcement agencies. If you have any information about an unsolved homicide that has occurred within the City of Cedar Rapids, please contact the Cold Case Unit.
The current investigator assigned to the Cold Case Unit is J.D. Smith, a retired Agent for the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation.
To view all the unsolved homicides in Iowa, visit Iowa Cold Cases..."where hope is never laid to rest."