City of Marion Iowa Police Department
|Dates of Service||2016 - March 2022.|
|Last Known Status||Terminated|
West Liberty Iowa Police Department
|Dates of Service||Hired May 3, 2022.|
|Last Known Status||Active|
Blocker was on leave due to COVID-19 and was asked to provide a doctor's release to return to duty.
Blocker claimed that he was being subjected to retaliation due to his medical condition.
In January 2022, Blocker was placed on administrative leave.
During an investigation into Blocker's claims, it was found that he had been dishonest with the city in reference to the physician's release and claims about his personal safety.
On March 29, 2022, Blocker was fired for multiple acts of dishonesty in violation of city policy.
- Clark Kauffman, Fired for dishonesty, officer is then hired by another Iowa police department, Iowa Capital-Dispatch, 2022-09-14
- Nicholas Blocker A, Police Officer, City of Marion, govSalaries