July 1, 2013

On 06-29-13, Oelwein Police were called to a disturbance in the 200 block 3rd St NW. Roger Dean Hall, 26 of Oelwein, was later arrested and charged with two counts of violation of a no contact order. Both charges are simple misdemeanors.

On 06-27-13 Oelwein Police arrested Todd A. Johnson, 33, on charges of Public Intoxication and Fifth Degree Criminal Mischief, both charges are simple misdemeanors.

On 06-25-13, Raymond Joseph McNamara, 50 of Oelwein, was arrested for Violation of a No Contact Order.

On 06-25-13 at approximately 6:00 pm, Oelwein Police were called to a residence in the 400 block of 6th Ave SE for a reported disturbance. John Joe Dison Jr, 31 of Oelwein, was subsequently arrested and charged with Interference with Official Acts. This charge is a simple misdemeanor.


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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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Non-Emergency Phone # 319-283-4311
Address: 501 Rock Island Rd, Oelwein, Iowa 50662




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