City of Bettendorf, Iowa

A premier city.

Vehicle Burglaries, Stolen Vehicles, Residential Burglary Reported in Northwest Bettendorf

POSTED: September 21, 2015

CONTACT:   Captain Keith Kimball, 563-344-4031 or

On the early morning hours of Monday, Sept. 21st just after 3:00am the Bettendorf Police Department received a call from a residence in the 1600blk of Prairie Vista Circle that 4 subjects, described as black males in their mid teens, entered the garage committing a residential burglary along with burglarizing the vehicles at the residence. The residents at this address were alerted and awakened by their dogs barking at which point the 4 black male teen suspects fled in a red sedan. Throughout this morning, there have been a total of 12 calls/incidents/reports of vehicle burglaries, stolen vehicles, and a residential burglary in the northwest section of Bettendorf. These do not appear to be related to the previous incidents of criminal mischief/vandalism that occurred the day before along Devil’s Glen Rd. and the Deerbrook residence edition. See below for summary.

As of now there have been 10 vehicle burglaries, two stolen vehicles, and one residential burglary reported. The following is a summary not in any certain order.

1600blk Prairie Vista Circle, vehicle burglary and residential burglary to garage

1600blk Prairie Vista Drive, vehicle burglary        

1400blk Prairie Vista Drive, vehicle burglary

4200blk Amesbury Drive, vehicle burglary

4200blk Amesbury Drive, vehicle burglary

1800blk Davenshire Drive, vehicle burglary

4200blk Squire Drive, vehicle burglary

4300blk Squire Drive, vehicle burglary

1300blk Terrace Park Drive, vehicle burglary

4400blk Amesbury Drive, vehicle burglary

4200blk Squire Drive, stolen vehicle

3600blk Wakonda Drive, stolen vehicle

The Bettendorf Police Department strongly suggests and urges that residents lock all their doors to their vehicles, garages and residences at all times as all these crimes may have been prevented if the doors were locked.

If you have any information regarding these incidents please call the Bettendorf Police Department at 563-344-4015 or Crime Stoppers of The Quad Cities at 309-762-9500.