Here is a look back at the top two shocking, scandalous stories that made the headlines in Cedar Rapids:  

CRPD Officer Lucas Jones cleared in shooting of Jerime Mitchell

A grand jury decided there would be no charges filed against Cedar Rapids Police Officer Lucas Jones for the shooting of 37-year-old Jerime Mitchell after a police chase in November. The shooting left Mitchell paralyzed and the release of the dash cam video of the incident became a hot topic story for 2016. [source: CBS2 News]

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24 year old Mary Beth Haglin found guilty of sexual exploitation

The substitute teacher at Cedar Rapids Washington High School was found guilty of sexual exploitation by admitting to having sex with a student. She now faces two years in prison and will be sentenced in early 2017. [source: CBS2 News, You Tube]