Oelwein Police have concluded an investigation and have arrested Gary Charles Johnson, 53, of Oelwein. Johnson was arrested in Oelwein on a charge of Theft 2nd Degree a class D felony. This incident was originally reported to the police on 10/31/14.
Oelwein Police investigated a motor vehicle accident in the Wings Park School parking lot at 0818 am on 01/26/15. A grey 2006 Dodge Durango driven by Deanna Brooks collided with a Blue 2011 Ford Fusion driven by Janet Ericson. Initial estimates of damages were $100 to the vehicle driven by Brooks and $1750 to the vehicle driven by Ericson.
Oelwein Police investigated a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of 1st Ave and 5th St NW at 0829 am on 01/26/15. A green 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix driven by Adella Ritter collided with a red 2001 Chrysler Town and Country driven by Lyonel Watkins. Initial estimates of damages were $3500 to the vehicle driven by Ritter and $4500 to the vehicle driven by Watkins. Ritter was cited for failure to obey yield sign. The Oelwein Police were assisted by the Oelwein Fire Department.
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.