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April 9,2015

At 2:17 pm on April 8, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Robert Arthur Williams, 30, of Oelwein. Williams was arrested on a charge of Domestic Abuse Assault-Serious Misdemeanor. This arrest was made after a report of a domestic assault in the 100 block of 3rd Avenue NE.

April 8, 2015

On April 6, 2015 at 6:17 pm Oelwein Police served a citation to Merle Rahe, 59, of Oelwein for Failure to Abate Nuisance at 1141 1st Avenue SW.

On April 6, 2015 at 6:09 pm Oelwein Police served a citation to Donald Forney, 58, of Oelwein for Failure to Abate Nuisance at 815 4th Avenue SW.

April 5,2015

At 4:24 pm on April 4, 2015 Oelwein Police Department Arrested Max Evan Meharry Stone, 40, of Oelwein. Stone was arrested on a Violation of Domestic Abuse No Contact Order-Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made after Oelwein Police Officers located Stone with the protected party in the 100 block of South Frederick Avenue.

At 10:16 PM on April 4, 2015 Oelwein Police Department arrested Crystal Marie Howard, 31, of Oelwein. Howard was arrested for Child Endangerment, an aggravated misdemeanor. The arrest was made after a report of a disturbance in the 100 block of 3rd Avenue NW.

April 1, 2015

On March 31, 2015 at 9:05 a.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a residence in the 10 block of 2nd Street NW in Oelwein for a reported domestic disturbance. Officers arrested Justin Kyle Green age 21, of Oelwein on a charge of Domestic Assault with Injury, a Serious Misdemeanor.

Oelwein Officers arrested George David Kirkbride II, age 46 of Hazleton on March 31, 2015. Kirkbride was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Simple Misdemeanor.

On March 31, 2015 at 9:50 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a residence in the 100 block of 7th Avenue SW in Oelwein for a report of an injured party. Officers arrested Gerald Eugene Greathead, age 66 of Oelwein on a charge of Domestic Assault with Injury, a Serious Misdemeanor.

March 31, 2015

On March 30, 2015 at 1:35 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested James Michael Riggs Dempsey, age 19 of Oelwein, on a Fayette County Sheriff’s Office warrant with original charges of Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Deliver-a Class “D” Felony.

March 30, 2015

On March 30, 2015 at 1:40 a.m., Oelwein Officers responded to the 10 block of 1st Avenue SW in Oelwein for a reported theft from a business. The suspects had left the area on foot. After an investigation, officers did arrest Michale Tyree Charles Ahmone Jefferson, age 18 of Waterloo on charges of Theft 5th Degree and Public Intoxication, both Simple Misdemeanors. Lontavius Capri Jordan, age 17 of Waterloo, will be referred to Juvenile Court Authorities on a charge of Theft 5th Degree.

March 28, 2015

At 0019 on March 28, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Samuel Michael Oberbreckling, 25, of Lamont. Oberbreckling was arrested on a charge of Eluding-Class D Felony, Criminal Mischief-Aggravated Misdemeanor, OWI-Serious Misdemeanor, Driving while License Suspended-Simple Misdemeanor and Reckless Driving-Simple Misdemeanor. More charges are pending in this case. This arrest was made following a brief vehicle pursuit that ended in the 200 block of 2nd AV NE.

March 27, 2015

On March 26, 2015 at 5:45 p.m., Oelwein Officers took a report of domestic assault which had occurred in the 200 block of 12th Avenue SE in Oelwein. Officers arrested Jimmy Milton Campbell, age 45 of Oelwein and charged him with Domestic Abuse Assault, a Serious Misdemeanor.

March 26, 2015

On March 25, 2015 at 11:40 p.m., Oelwein Officers went to a residence in the 500 block of South Frederick in Oelwein to attempt to serve a Fayette County Arrest warrant. Officers arrested James Melvin Rudolph, age 31, of Oelwein on the Sheriff’s Office warrant with an original Oelwein Police Department charge of Joint Criminal Conduct-Prohibited Acts, Conspiring to Deliver Controlled Substances (Marijuana), a Class “D” Felony.

March 25th, 2015

At 4:43 pm on March 16th, 2015 Oelwein Police conducted a search warrant at 408 4th AV NE. The resident of the home is Gerald Allen Price, 52. Price was charged with Theft in the 1st Degree, a Class C Felony, Ongoing Criminal Conduct, a Class B Felony, and Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, a Class D Felony. Anthony Allen Copley, 28, of Oelwein was charged with Theft in the 1st Degree, a Class C Felony. This incident was originally reported to police on February 9th, 2015.

March 25, 2015

On March 24, 2015 at 6:10 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to the 200 block of West Charles Street for a person causing a disturbance. Officers arrested Chad Mitchell Nelson, age 44 of Oelwein on a charge of Public Intoxication, a Simple Misdemeanor.

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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

4 Reserve (Volunteer) Police Officers

 

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

 

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