As a result of an investigation of suspicious activity occurring in the 200 block of 1st Avenue NE, Oelwein Officers served a search warrant at a residence in the 100 block of 4th Avenue NE on September 15, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. This warrant resulted in the arrest of Benjamin John Campbell, age 28 of Oelwein. Campbell was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Simple Misdemeanor and Possession of Marijuana, an Aggravated Misdemeanor and Gathering Where Controlled Substances are Being Used, a Serious Misdemeanor.
Oelwein Police are investigating a criminal mischief complaint in the 200 block East Charles St. Oelwein Police received a criminal mischief complaint at 11:46 p.m. on September 15, 2013. This incident remains under investigation.
Oelwein Police are investigating a burglary complaint in the 200 block 2nd St NW. Oelwein Police received a burglary complaint at 12:23 p.m. on September 15, 2013. This incident remains under investigation.
The Oelwein Police Department was established in 1903
Currently the Oelwein Police Department employs:
4 Reserve (Volunteer) Police Officers
The Oelwein Police Department is located at 501 Rock Island Road, Oelwein, Iowa 50662.
The Oelwein Police Department is presently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.
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