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May 4, 2015

On May 2, 2015 at 7:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers received a report of juveniles smoking in the area of the 300 block of 6th Avenue SW in Oelwein. Officers cited Ian Nathaniel Morgan, age 14 of Oelwein, for Possession of Tobacco Underage, a Simple Misdemeanor.

On May 3, 2015 at 12:45 a.m., Oelwein Officers stopped a vehicle in the 10 block of 5th Avenue SW for a traffic infraction. Officers referred the passenger, Sara Lynn Hamblin, age 16 of Hazleton, to Juvenile Court Authorities for Possession Of Alcohol Under the Legal Age.

Oelwein Officers were called to the 200 block of 3rd Avenue NW on May 3, 2015 at 4:30 a.m., for a reported disturbance. Officers arrested Linda Marie Lau, age 42 of Maynard, for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Interference With Official Acts, both Simple Misdemeanors.

On May 3, 2015 at 6:00 p.m., Oelwein Officers responded to an assault in the 100 block of South Frederick Avenue in Oelwein. Officers arrested Humberto Catalino Renteria-Martinez, aged 42 of Oelwein on a charge of Sexual Abuse in the 3rd Degree, a Class “C” Felony.

On May 4, 2015 at 3:10 a.m., Oelwein Officers attempted to stop a vehicle heading south bound at a high rate of speed on highway 150. Officers did stop the vehicle and arrested and charged the driver, Dean Adelbert Stone II, age 38 of Oelwein with Driving While License Revoked and Failure to Refile SR22 Insurance, both Serious Misdemeanors. Stone was also issued additional citations for a speed violation and Failure to Yield to an Emergency Vehicle.

May 2, 2015

On May 1, 2015 at 9:01 PM, Oelwein Police served a citation to Adam Michael Butters, 35, of Oelwein, for Failure to Abate Nuisance at 22 4th Av Ne.

On May 1, 2015 at 9:23 PM, Oelwein Police served a citation to Shawn Aaron Louis Rocha, 33, of Oelwein for Failure to Abate Nuisance at 26 6th Av Ne

At 1:35 AM on May 2, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Jacob James Victor Miller, 16, of Oelwein. Miller was arrested on charges of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia-Simple Misdemeanor and Possession of a Controlled Substance-Serious Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 10-blk 7th ST SE.

April 30, 2015 Suspicious Vehicle

On April 30th, 2015, at approximately 6:25 p.m. the Oelwein Police Department received a third party report of a suspicious person and vehicle in the 1300 block of South Frederick. The reporting party advised that a friend reported a male subject, in a white van, acting suspicious and possibly photographing her.  Upon investigation it was discovered that the male subject was a transport service for the Amish and that he had transported several Amish persons to the area and he was waiting for those persons to be ready to return to Wisconsin. It was further discovered that due to a recent medical procedure, this person had to hold their phone in a manner that they could see the messages clearly. This subject was cooperative with police and there was no evidence observed that would indicate that he was photographing people.

April 29,2015

On April 28, 2015 at 9:40 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to the 300 block of 3rd Avenue SE in Oelwein to check on a reported suspicious vehicle. Officers located the vehicle and occupants and arrested Felicia Mae Klein, age 27 of Hazleton on a Fayette County Sheriff’s Office warrant, original charges of Probation Violation for Dangerous Drugs.

April 27, 2015

At 7:40 pm on April, 26th, 2015, Oelwein Police cited and released Ernestine Marie Vance, 68, of Oelwein. Vance was cited for Theft in the 5th Degree-Simple Misdemeanor, following an incident reported in the 100 Block of West Charles.

April 24,2015

On April 23, 2015 at 11:20 a.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a business in the 100 block of South Frederick for a reported shoplifter. Officers located and charged suspect, Michale Tyree Jefferson, age 18 of Waterloo, on a charge of Theft 5th Degree, a Simple Misdemeanor.

April 23,2015

At 11:56 p.m. on April 22rd, 2015, Oelwein police cited and released Cathy Lynn Wright, 55, of Oelwein. Wright was cited for driving while license suspended – a simple misdemeanor, following a traffic stop in the 700 block of South Frederick Avenue.

April 22,2015

At 10:45 pm on April 21, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Daniel Scott Padgett, 37, of Oelwein. Padgett was arrested on a Fayette County Warrant for an original charge of Domestic Abuse Third Offense.

At 11:22 pm on April 21, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Larry Edwin Shannon, 49, of Oelwein. Shannon was arrested for Driving while License Barred-Aggravated Misdemeanor, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia-Simple Misdemeanor and Interference with Official Acts-Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 700 block of 1st Avenue SW.

April 21, 2015

On April 20, 2015 at 4:25 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a business in the 10 block of 1st Avenue SE in Oelwein, for a report of a suspected shoplifter. Officers arrested Dwight James Davis, age 43 of Oelwein on a charge of Theft 5th Degree, a Simple Misdemeanor.

On April 21, 2015 at 12:40 a.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 1 block of 1st Avenue SE in Oelwein. Officers cited and released the driver of the vehicle, Megan Elise Owens, age 22 of Fredericksburg, on a charge of Driving While License Suspended, a Simple Misdemeanor.

April 19, 2015

At 2:31 PM on April 18th, 2015, Oelwein police arrested Thomas Wayne Bellendier-Kalkbrenner, 30, of Oelwein. Bellendier-Kalkbrenner was arrested on a charge of Simple Assault, a simple misdemeanor. This arrest was made after a disturbance was reported in the 1100 block 1st Ave SW.

At 4:40 PM on April 18th, 2015, Oelwein police cited Larry Alvin Larson Jr, 50, of Oelwein for disturbing the peace, a simple misdemeanor. Larson was cited after a citizens report of loud music in the 10 block of 2nd St NW.

At 1:30 AM on April 19th, 2015, Oelwein police cited David Allan Lorenzen, 21, of Oelwein for open container, a simple misdemeanor. Lorenzen was cited after officers found him walking in the 500 block of North Frederick Avenue.

At 1:49 AM on April 19th, 2015, Oelwein police cited Jarred Lemond Edmonds, 20, of Cedar Rapids for possession of alcohol under legal age, a simple misdemeanor. Edmonds was cited following a traffic stop in the 10 block of 1st Ave NE.

April 17, 2015

Oelwein Police Department is investigating a motor vehicle theft complaint. Oelwein Police received a report of a motor vehicle theft at 6:25 pm on April 16, 2015 from the Dollar General Store. The vehicle was described as a 2009 Silver in color Saturn Sport Utility Vehicle. This vehicle was recovered at 7:11 pm in the 300 Block of 5th Avenue SW. This incident remains under investigation.

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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
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7 Reserve (Volunteer) Police Officers

 

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

 

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