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July 9,2016

On July 9, 2016 at 7:20 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to an altercation in the 200 block of 12th Avenue SE in Oelwein.  Officers arrested Jimmy Milton Campbell, age 46 of Oelwein on charges of Assault, a Simple Misdemeanor and Enhanced Public Intoxication, and Aggravated Misdemeanor.

July 9, 2016

At 11:39 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Kristy Leigh Hall, 21, of Waukon.  Hall was arrested on 2 warrants out of Howard County on Original Charges of Failure to appear for Possession of Controlled Substance and Possession of Paraphernalia.  This arrest followed an incident in the 1100 block of 3rd st SW.

July 8, 2016

Oelwein Police investigated a motor vehicle accident in the 100 block of 2nd ST SE at 8:12p.m., on July 7, 2016.  A Black 2002 Honda Accord driven by David Perry collided with a White 2003 Buick Lesabre driven by Jade Nuehring. Perry was cited with Failure to Provide Security against Liability and Operating a Non-registered Vehicle.  The Oelwein Police were assisted by the Iowa State Patrol.

July 7,2016

On July 6, 2016 at 9:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers responded to an incident in the 300 block of East Charles in Oelwein.  Officers cited and released Christopher Benjamin Morris, age 37 of Oelwein for Driving While License Suspended.

July 4, 2016

At 7:29 p.m., on July 3, 2016 Oelwein Police arrested David Russel Watt, 44, of Oelwein. Watt was arrested on a charge of Simple Assault- Simple Misdemeanor.  This arrest was made following an incident in the 10 block of 5th St NW.

Oelwein Police are investigation a criminal mischief complaint.  Oelwein police received a report of criminal mischief at 9:15 p.m., in the 100 block of 3rd av nw.  This incident remains under investigation.

At 22:16 p.m., on July 3, 2016 Oelwein Police arrested Charles Lavern Wood, 37, of Oelwein.  Wood was arrested on charges of Eluding- Class D Felony and Theft 2nd-
Class D Felony.  This arrest came following an incident in the 10 block of 6th ST NW.  Charges are pending following further an investigation.

June 2, 2016

At 11:14 on June 2, 2016 Oelwein Police Cited Christopher John Kearns, 34, of Oelwein for Driving while License Suspended following traffic stop in the 200 block of S Frederick.

June 30, 2016

At 5:52 p.m., on June 29, 2016 Oelwein Police Arrested Gary Leroy Cummings, 43, Of Oelwein.  Cummings was arrested on a Fayette County Warrant on an Original Charge of Domestic Abuse- Serious Misdemeanor in the 100 block of 2nd Av nw.

June 28, 2016

On June 28, 2016 at 2:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 10 block of 1st Avenue NE in Oelwein.  Officers cited Nathaniel Dylan Bowser, age 26 of Oelwein for Driving While License Suspended.

June 25, 2016

At 8:59 p.m on June 24, 2016., Oelwein Police arrested Michael Allan Rickert, 39, of Oelwein.  Rickert was arrested on a charge of Theft 5th Degree- Simple Misdemeanor.  This arrest followed an incident in the 10 block of 1st AV SE.

June 24, 2016

AT 6:16 a.m., on June 24, 2016 Police arrested Bailey John Scheffert, 23, of Oelwein.  Scheffert was arrested on a Fayette County Warrant for an original charge of Domestic Abuse Assault in the 500 block of Rock Island Road.

June 23, 2016

On June 22, 2016 at 6:20 p.m., Oelwein Officers responded to an altercation in the 10 block of North Frederick in Oelwein.  Officers arrested Loyd Leon Williams III, age 29 of Oelwein on a charge of Assault Causing Injury-a serious Misdemeanor.

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Oelwein Police History

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

4 Reserve (Volunteer) Police Officers

 

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

 

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