At 12:54 a.m., on June 12, 2016 Oelwein Police arrested Ryan John Gunningham, 29, of Oelwein. Gunningham was arrested on a charge of Operating While Intoxicated-Serious Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 200 block of 2nd AV SE.
Oelwein Police are investigating a criminal mischief complaint. Oelwein Police received a report of Criminal Mischief at 12:19 p.m. on June 10, 2016 in the 100 block of West Charles. This incident remains under investigation
On June 7, 2016 Oelwein Officers arrested two people on Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office Warrants. In the 100 block of 9th Av SW, officers arrested Kristina Leann Dison, age 34 on an original charge of Failure to Appear for 1st Offense Possession of Controlled Substance-1st Offense. In the 400 block of 4th Avenue SW, officers arrested Fodie Leigh Nielsen, age 28 on an original charge of Theft 5th Degree.
Oelwein Police are investigating a motor vehicle accident in the 1000 block of North Frederick Ave at 1:58 p.m., on June 5, 2016. A black 2005 Audi A4 driven by Michael Burkey collided with a grey 2012 Chevrolet Malibu driven by Ann Sanderson. Oelwein Police Department was assisted by Mercy Ambulance, Iowa State Patrol, Fayette County Sherriff’s Department and Oelwein Fire Department. Both individuals were transported to Mercy Hospital. This incident remains under investigation.
At 9:31 p.m., on June 5, 2016 Oelwein Police arrested Ryan Zachary Martin, 34, of Oelwein. Martin was arrested on charges of Driving while License Suspended- Simple Misdemeanor, Possession of Drug paraphernalia- Simple Misdemeanor and Failure to File Sr22 Insurance- Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a traffic stop on 2nd st and 5th AV SE
At 7:23 p.m., on June 4, 2016 Oelwein Police arrested Maxwell Rolon, 45, of Oelwein. Rolon was arrested on a Parole Violation Warrant out of New York in the 10 block of 1st av se.
On June 3, 2016 at 8:20 p.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 10 block of 1st Avenue SE. Officers cited and released Tasha Marie Johnson, age 30 of Evansdale, for Driving While License Suspended.
Oelwein Officers stopped a vehicle in the 100 block of 1st Avenue NE on June 4, 2016 at 2:25 a.m. Officers arrested Madison Elizabeth Zesiger, age 20, of Ottumwa, for OWI 1st Offense, a Serious Misdemeanor. Zesiger was also cited for Driving Without a Valid License.
At 10:55 p.m., on May 5, 2016 Oelwein Police arrested Steven Michael Jones, 45, of Oelwein. Jones was arrested on a Fayette County Warrant for Parole Violation on original charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd or subsequent x2 and Eluding in the 100 block of 5th AV NE.
On May 28, 2016 at 9:00 p.m., Oelwein Officers took a report of a Violation of a No Contact Order. Officers arrested Ross Ian Rivers Cashen, age 35 of Oelwein for this violation. This is a Simple Misdemeanor.
On May 30, 2016 at 1:10 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Amanda Marie Rinehart, age 29 of Oelwein on a Fayette County Sheriff's Office warrant for Probation Violation with an original charge of Child Endangerment.
At 3:39 p.m., on May 27, 2016 Oelwein Police arrested Ross Ian Rivers Cashen, 35, of Oelwein. Cashen was arrested on a charge of Violation of No Contact Order- Simple Misdemeanor. This arrested followed an incident in 10 block of 7th AV NE.
At 2:32 a.m., on May 28, 2016 Oelwein Police arrested Joshua Gene Doudney, 26, of Oelwein. Doudney was arrested on a charge of Operating While Intoxicated-Serious Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 10 block of 8th av se.
On May 23, 2016 at 7:05 p.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a disturbance in the 100 block of 2nd Avenue NW in Oelwein. At 8:25 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Ross Ian Rivers Cashen, age 35 of Oelwein on charges, resulting from the incident, of Trespass, Simple Misdemeanor and Assault Causing Injury, a Serious Misdemeanor.
Oelwein police are investigating a criminal mischief complaint after receiving a report at 9:41PM on May 23rd, 2016, from the 10 block of South Frederick Avenue. This incident remains under investigation.
On May 22, 2016 at 7:09 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested William Margess Caston, 26, of West Union. Caston was arrested on 2 Blackhawk County Warrants for Parole violation and Failure to appear on an original charge of Rioting. This arrest was made following officers interaction in the 200 block of 4th AV SE.
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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