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July 6, 2014

On July 7, 2014 at 3:38 a.m., Oelwein officers responded to a report of a disturbance in the 800 block of 1st Ave NE in Oelwein. Officers arrested Penny Sue Fink, age 45, of Oelwein on charges of Domestic Abuse Assault a Simple Misdemeanor.

Oelwein Police are investigating a criminal mischief complaint in the 300 block 1st Ave NW. Oelwein Police received a criminal mischief complaint at 9:47 a.m. on July 6, 2014. This incident remains under investigation.



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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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Address: 501 Rock Island Rd, Oelwein, Iowa 50662



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