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May 17, 2013

On May 16, 2013 at 11:00 p.m., Oelwein Officers executed a routine traffic stop at 10th St and Hwy 150 South in Oelwein. Officers arrested the driver Carol Lou Steiner, age 57, of Maynard on OWI 3rd Offense a Class D Felony and subsequently arrested Matthew Daniel Joyce, age 41, of Cedar Rapids on a charge of Open Container as a Passenger, a Simple Misdemeanor and Possession of Controlled Substance Marijuana a Serious 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

7 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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