On August 11, 2013 at 3:45 a.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 10 block of 1st Avenue SE in Oelwein. As a result, Officers cited and released both Mitchel Evan Tafolla, age 21 of Oelwein and Christopher Allen Vanlaningham, age 42, also of Oelwein on a charge of Open Container as a Passenger.
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.