Davenport Police Department works on new sexual assault case tracking system

Captain Brent Biggs statement comes after report of Iowa's rape kit backlog

DAVENPORT, Iowa - Davenport Police say they are working to create a new tracking system for sexual assault cases.

Captain Brent Biggs released a statement today.

It comes a day after Iowa's attorney general addressed a statewide backlog of more than 4,200 rape kits.

Biggs says the department has been constantly reviewing their protocol for the past year and, "the criminal investigation division is establishing a comprehensive case tracking system which includes case review and consultation with the Scott County Attorney's office specifically regarding sexual assault cases."

More Stories

Don't Miss

Trending Stories

Latest News

Video Center