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July 15, 2015

Oelwein Police are investigating a Criminal Mischief complaint. Oelwein Police received a report of Criminal Mischief at 4:58 Pm on July 14, 2015 from the 400 block of South Frederick. This incident remains under investigation.

July 10, 2015

AT 6:49 Pm on July 9, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested John Thomas Siders, 45, of Manchester, Siders was arrested on charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance-Serious Misdemeanor and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia-simple misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a report of Suspicious Odors in the 100 block of 1st AVSE

AT 0224 AM on July 10, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Aaron Jason Bunch, 39, of Oelwein. Bunch was arrested on charges of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia- Simple Misdemeanor and Driving While License Suspended- Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 10 block of 6th AV SW.

July 9, 2015

On July 8, 2015 at 7:10 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Robin Rae Fortsch, age 56, of Oelwein on a charge of Criminal Mischief 5th Degree, a Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was a result of an incident occurring in the 200 block of 3rd St NW on July 7th, 2015.

On July 8, 2015 at 6:45 a.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance in the 300 block of 1st Av SW in Oelwein. Officers arrested Charles K. Bell, age 35 of Oelwein on a charge of Domestic abuse Assault, a Simple Misdemeanor.

July 6, 2015

Oelwein Police are investigating a Theft Complaint. Oelwein Police received a report of a theft at 12:15 PM on July 5, 2015 from the 200 block of 5th ST SW. This incident remains under investigation

July 2, 2015

AT 9:25 pm on July 1, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Trenton Reed Cabell, 18, of Independence. Cabell was arrested on a charge of Theft in the 5th Degree- Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a report of shoplifting in the 100 block of 1st AV SE.

July 1, 2015

At 8:18 PM on June 30, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Harry Edward Schultz Jr, 34, of Oelwein. Schultz was arrested on charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver-Class B Felony and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia-Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following traffic Stop on 100 block of 7th ST SE.

June 30, 2015

On June 17, 2015 at 4:35 p.m., Oelwein Officers took a report of theft from a business in the 100 block of East Charles in Oelwein. Kristen Marie Arends, age 19 of Fairbank was arrested on June 29, 2015, in conjunction with this investigation, and charged with Theft 5th Degree, a Simple Misdemeanor.

June 28, 2015

On June 28, 2015 at 1:30 a.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Jeffery Richard Woods, age 50, of Oelwein on a Fayette County Sheriff’s Office warrant with original charges of Burglary 3rd Degree, an Aggravated Misdemeanor.

June 26, 2015

AT 8:46 PM on June 25, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Michelle Walter, 52, of Arlington. Walter was arrested on a charge of Driving While License Suspended-Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 200 block of South Frederick. Walter was cited and released at the scene.

June 25, 2015

On June 24, 2015 at 12:20 p.m. Oelwein Officers responded to a domestic disturbance in the 500 block of 3rd Avenue NW. Officers arrested James Logan Baird, age 23 of Oelwein on a charge of Domestic Assault with Intent to Injure, an Aggravated Misdemeanor.

On June 24, 2015 at 9:30 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested James Uluaki Wright, age 40 of Oelwein on a Fayette County Sheriff’s warrant for Failure to Appear on a charge of Harassment 3rd Degree. Wright was arrested after presenting himself at the Oelwein Police Department.         

June 24, 2015

At 00:51 AM on June 24th, 2015, Oelwein police arrested Benito Alejandro Trevino, 26, of Oelwein. Trevino was arrested on a Fayette County warrant for failure to appear on a charge of probation revocation in the 10 block of West Charles Street.

Oelwein police are investigating a complaint after receiving a report of a theft at 10:38 AM on June 23rd, 2015, from the 10 block of 1st Ave SE. This incident remains under investigation.

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The Oelwein Police Department was established in 1903

 


The Oelwein Police Department was established in 1903 as the recognized law enforcement for the City of Oelwein

Currently the Oelwein Police Department employs:
10 Full Time Police Officers
4 Full Time Communications Operators
1 Administrative Assistant

7 Reserve (Volunteer) Police Officers

 

The Oelwein Police Department is located at 501 Rock Island Road, Oelwein, Iowa 50662.

 

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