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December 12, 2013

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On December 12, 2013 at 2:05 a.m., Oelwein Officers stopped a vehicle in the 100 block of 2nd Avenue NW, in Oelwein. As a result of the stop, Officers arrested Matthew Scot Davis, age 35, of Dundee, for a Fayette County Sheriff’s Office warrant for original charges of Burglary 3rd Degree. Davis was transported to the Fayette County Jail.


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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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Address: 501 Rock Island Rd, Oelwein, Iowa 50662



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