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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
On June 21, 2016 at 12:35 p.m., Oelwein Officers checked an address in the first block of 5th St NE for a wanted person. Officers arrested Myles Jeffrey Cornwell on a Fayette County Sheriff's Office warrant with original charges of Violation of a Domestic Abuse Contact Order. At that time Cornwell was also charges with two additional Violation of No Contact Order Charges.
On June 21, 2016 at 9:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Jeffery Wayne Bales II, age 27, of Oelwein on charges from a Pettis County, Missouri warrant with original charges of Statutory Rape-1st Degree.
Originating with an incident on June 2, 2016 at 5:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers filed a complaint for Driving While License Suspended for Randall Lee Meike, age 44 of Oelwein, on June 21, 2016
On June 20, 2016 at 11:30 a.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a report of an incident in the 700 block of 2nd Avenue NE in Oelwein. Officers arrested Skylar Joseph Buhr, age 26 on a charge of Enhanced Domestic Assault, an Aggravated Misdemeanor.
Oelwein Officers arrested Natasha Linn Coonradt, age 26 of Calmar, on June 20, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. on a Winneshiek County warrant for original charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance-2nd Offense, Assault on Persons in Certain Occupations, and Unlawful Possession of Prescription Drugs. Coonradt was also charged with Oelwein Police Department charges of Theft 5th Degree and Interference with Official Acts, both Simple Misdemeanors.
On June 20, 2016 at 8:15 p.m., a driving complaint in the 100 block of 1st Avenue NW was reported to the Oelwein Police Department. Officers located the vehicle and the driver, David John Perry, age 54 of Hazleton, was cited for Reckless Driving.
Oelwein Police are investigating a criminal mischief complaint. Oelwein Police received a report of Criminal Mischief at 8:35 a.m. on June 19, 2016 from the 400 block of 4th St NE. 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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