Oelwein Police are investigating the theft of an antenna taken off of a vehicle on the 500 block of 5th Ave SE.
On 06-08-13 Oelwein Police arrested Justin David Miller, 27 of Elgin. Miller was arrested on a Winneshiek County warrant for failure to serve jail time for an OWI charge and for failure to appear for a compliance review.
Oelwein Police were called to Kwik Star for a report of a motor vehicle hit and run. Follow up investigation resulted in the arrest of 21 year old Luke Kenneth Meyer of Oelwein. Meyer was consequently charged with: Leaving the scene of an accident –simple misdemeanor; open container in a motor vehicle – simple misdemeanor; and Operating while intoxicated – serious misdemeanor.
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.