September 13, 2013

On September 12, 2013 at 2:35 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to the 700 block of East Charles in Oelwein for a female creating an issue in a parking lot. Officers arrested Lisa Anne Burgos, age 49 of Oelwein on a charge of Public Intoxication, Simple Misdemeanor.

On September 13, 2013 at 1:50 a.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a disturbance in the 300 block of 7th Street SW in Oelwein. Upon arrival, officers arrested Erik Dwayne Hardin, age 49 of Oelwein on charges of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Interference with Official Acts, both Simple Misdemeanors, and Driving While License Revoked, 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

4 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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