March 20, 2014

On March 20, 2014 at 1:47 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a residence in the 10 block of 6th Avenue NE for a domestic disturbance. Officers arrested Kevin Allen Dixon, age 43 of Oelwein, on charges of Domestic Abuse Assault, an Aggravated Misdemeanor and Domestic Abuse Assault, a Serious Misdemeanor.

On March 20, 2014 at 11:20 a.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a residence in the 600 block of 2nd St NE for a missing juvenile. Officers arrested Margaret Ellen Larson, age 64 of Oelwein, on charge of Interference with Official Acts, a Simple 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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Non-Emergency Phone # 319-283-4311
Address: 501 Rock Island Rd, Oelwein, Iowa 50662




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