On June 6, 2013 at 3:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to the 500 block of 4th St SW to assist the Oelwein Fire Department with an Illegal Burn. Officers arrested Michael Joseph Vargason, age 55, of Oelwein on charges of Interference With Official Acts and Illegal Burning, both Simple Misdemeanors.
Oelwein Officers performed a routine traffic stop on June 11, 2013 at 7:55 p.m., in the 300 block of 3rd Avenue NE. Officers cited Cameron Jon Wilson, age 18 and James Jack Riggs Dempsey, age 17 for Possession of Alcohol Under the Legal Age.
Oelwein Officers issued a citation to Steven Michael Johnson, age 26, of Rowley, on a charge of Open Container, a simple misdemeanor. The citation stemmed from a traffic stop in the 200 block of 10th Street SE at 5:30 p.m., on June 11, 2013.
On June 12, 2013 at 6:50 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a business in the 100 block of South Frederick for a shoplifter. Officers arrested Ashley Ann Reson, age 17 of Fayette on a charge of Theft 5th Degree, a simple misdemeanor.
Oelwein Officers responded to a report of a verbal dispute in the 500 block of West Charles, on June 12, 2013 at 2:55 a.m.. Officers arrested Matthew Allan Winter, age 24, of Oelwein on a charge of Public Intoxication-Open Container, a Simple Misdemeanor.
On July 8, 2013 at 4:40 p.m., Oelwein Officers responded to the 1000 block of South Frederick for a report of a person at that location who was wanted. Officers arrested Adam Dean Nichols, age 23 of Hazleton, on a Department of Corrections Warrant.
On July 8, 2013 at 4:35 a.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Roger Allen Kline, age 48, of Oelwein on charges of Violation of a Domestic No Contact Order, Criminal Mischief 5th Degree, and Harassment 3rd Degree, all Simple Misdemeanors. These charges stemmed from an incident occurring on July 6th, 2013.
On July 9, 2013 at 5:45 p.m., Oelwein Officers performed a routine traffic stop in the 500 block of 7th Street SW. As a result of this stop, Officers arrested Bruce Wayne Krum, age 42 of Independence, on a charge of Driving While License Suspended, a simple misdemeanor.
On July 10, 2013 at 11:45 a.m., Oelwein Officers cited Brad Maillie, age 39 of Oelwein on a charge of Failure to Abate-Junk Vehicle. The citation stemmed from service of an abatement notice on a property in the 200 block of Lincoln Drive, on April 10, 2013.
On July 24, 2013 at 11:30 p.m., Oelwein Officers performed a routine traffic stop in the 10 block of 8th Street SE in Oelwein. As a result of the stop, the passenger, Jessica Jean Sales, age 30, of Oelwein, on a Delaware County Warrant for an original charge of Failure to Appear for OWI 1st Offense.
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.