May 24, 2015

AT 5:59 PM on May 23, 2015 Oelwein Police Arrested Michael Ray Pickens, 30, of Elk Run Heights. Pickens was arrested on a Black Hawk County Warrant for an original charge of 2nd Degree Theft in Black Hawk County.

At 8:42 PM on May 23, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Todd Wayne McCloud, 36, of Oelwein. Mccloud was arrested on a charge of Disorderly Conduct-Simple Misdemeanor. This arrest was made following a disturbance in the 100 block of West Charles. Further Charges are pending.


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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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Emergency # 911
Non-Emergency Phone # 319-283-4311
Address: 501 Rock Island Rd, Oelwein, Iowa 50662




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