May 30, 2015

At 5:30 PM on May 29, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Luis Alberto Pineda, 31, of Oelwein. Pineda was arrested on a Fayette County Warrant for Assault Causing Bodily Injury and Disorderly Conduct in the 10 block of 2nd ST NW.

Oelwein Police are investigating a Criminal Mischief complaint. Oelwein Police received a report of Criminal Mischief at 7:23 Pm on May 29, 2015 from the 900 block of 7th AV NE. This incident remains under investigation.

At 00:02 AM on May 30, 2015 Oelwein Police Arrested Kyle Quenton Blumberg, 19, of Oelwein. Blumberg was arrested on Fayette County Warrants for Disorderly Conduct and Assault while Displaying a Dangerous Weapon in the 600 block of South Frederick.

At 2:11 AM on May 30, 2015 Oelwein Police arrested Daniel Lee Wilson, 31, of Stanley. Wilson was arrested on a charge of Interference with Official Acts-Simple Misdemeanor, DWLS-Revoked- Serious Misdemeanor and OWI 2nd Offense- Aggravated Misdemeanor This arrest was made following a traffic stop in the 200 block of 3rd ST SE


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Oelwein Police Department Frequently Asked Questions

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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The Oelwein Police Department is presently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.


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