August 7, 2015

Oelwein Police investigated a Motor Vehicle Accident in the 100 block of 6th St SW at 3:26 PM on August 6, 2015. A Grey 1994 For Ranger driven by Ray Schuler collided with a Bge 1988 Buick Electra Park Avenue Driven by Michelle Renee Powers.

At 4:18 PM on August 6, 2015 at Oelwein Police arrested Jerry Linn Meyer, 54, of Oelwein. Meyer was arrested on a charge of Driving While License Barred-Aggravated Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 10 block of 13th Avenue SW.

August 5, 2015

AT 11:08 PM on August 4, 2015 Oelwein Police cited and released Justin Johnson, 29, of Oelwein. Johnson was cited and released on a charge of Driving while License Suspended-Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 500 block of North Frederick.

August 3,2015

Oelwein Police investigated a motor vehicle accident in the 10-block of 10th Av at 3:22 PM no August 2, 2015. A White 2003 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 driven by Dennis Patrick Carey collided with a Silver 2008 Nissan Altima Driven by Ashley Marie Saunders. Initial estimates of Damage were $2000 dollars to the car driven by Saunders.

At 01:27 AM on August 3, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Sandra Louise Mcmurrin, 25, of Oelwein. Mcmurrin was arrested for Driving while License Revoked-Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a traffic stop n the 1100 block of West Charles.

August 1,2015

On July 31, 2015 at 11:05 p.m., the Oelwein Police Department received a call of a female causing a disturbance in the area of the 700 block of South Frederick Avenue. Officers did locate Jordan Edna Brewer, age 20, of Oelwein. Brewer was arrested and charged with Public Intoxication, a Simple Misdemeanor.

July 31,2015

On July 30, 2015 at 10:00 p.m., a report came in to the Oelwein Police Department of an assault occurring in the 100 block of 3rd Avenue SE in Oelwein. Officers arrested Lonnie Jack Jordan V, age 27 of Oelwein on a charge of Assault with a Weapon, an Aggravated Misdemeanor.

July 28, 2015

On July 27, 2015 at 10:45 p.m., Oelwein Officers cited Matthew Richard Flower, age 41, of Oelwein for Failure to Abate Property in the 300 block of 3rd Avenue NW. This citation stemmed from an original abatement incident occurring June 10, 2015.

july 25, 2015

At 00:25 am on July 25, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Damien James Sibbetts, 18, of Greene, also arrested were John Norman Klink, 20, of Oelwein. Sibbets was charged with Disorderly Conduct-Simple Misdemeanor and Interference with Official Acts-Simple Misdemeanor and Klink was charged with Disorderly Conduct-Simple Misdemeanor and Assault-Simple Misdemeanor. These arrests were made following a reported disturbance in the 200 block of East Charles.

July 22,2015

On July 21, 2015 at 4:30 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to the 400 block of 4th Av NE for a person acting suspiciously. Officers arrested James Cody Simmons, age 21 of Bondurant on a charge of Public Intoxication, a Simple Misdemeanor.

On July 22, 2015, at 2:45 a.m., Oelwein Officers were patrolling the area of the 1400 block of South Frederick Avenue and checked an individual walking in the area. Officers arrested Thomas Wayne Bellendier-Kalkbrenner, age 30 of Postville on a Fayette County Warrant for Failure to Appear for Original Charges of Simple Assault.

July 20, 2015

AT 1:41 Am on July 20, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Aaron Jason Bunch, 39, of Oelwein. Bunch was arrested on charges of Violation of a No Contact Order-Simple Misdemeanor and Domestic Abuse Assault-Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a disturbance reported in the 100 block of South Frederick.

July 17,2015

On July 16, 2015 Clayton Dale Siegel, age 37 of Oelwein was cited on a charge of Dog at Large. This incident occurred in the 100 block of 5th St NW.

On July 17, 2015 at 2:30 p.m., Oelwein officers were called to a residence in the 100 block of South Frederick in Oelwein for a reported disturbance. Officers arrested Aaron Jason Bunch, age 39 of Oelwein for Violation of a Domestic Abuse No Contact Order, a Simple Misdemeanor.

July 19, 2015

At 11:21 PM on July 18, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Ryan Zachery Martin, 33, of Oelwein. Martin was arrested on a charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia-Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 10-blk of 5th AV NE. Oelwein Police Department was assisted by Fayette County Sherriff’s K9.

At 4:30 AM on July 19, 2015 Oelwein Police Cited and Released Raquel Neeley, 26, Of Oelwein. Neeley was cited for Driving While License Suspended-Simple Misdemeanor. This citation was made following an incident in the 2300 block of South Frederick.


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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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