On August 29, 2013 at 1:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a two vehicle property damage accident in the 100 block of 2nd Street SE in Oelwein. Vehicle one, a silver 2003 Buick LeSabre, driven by Donna Evelyn James age 88 of Fayette struck a second vehicle, a Black 2002 Ford Taurus driven by Morgan Ann Derifield, age 19, of Oelwein. James was cited for Failure to Yield.
On August 29, 2013 at 7:40 p.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the area of 10th Street on Hwy 150 South. Officers requested, and received, consent to search the vehicle, resulting in seizure of drug paraphernalia. Officers charged Tara Ann Scott, age 19 of Hazleton on a Simple Misdemeanor charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
The Oelwein Police Department was established in 1903
Currently the Oelwein Police Department employs:
4 Reserve (Volunteer) Police Officers
The Oelwein Police Department is located at 501 Rock Island Road, Oelwein, Iowa 50662.