Oelwein Police investigated a motor vehicle accident in the 100 block of 3rd Ave NW at 8:27 p.m. on October 30, 2014. A White 1998 Buick Park Avenue driven by Desiree Lynn Brachett collided with a parked Black 2009 Chevrolet Silverado owned by Ryan Matthew Haar. The Oelwein Police were assisted by Mercy Oelwein Ambulance.
On October 30, 2014 at 4:08 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a disturbance in the 300 block of 3rd Ave SE. Officers arrested Anthony Allen Copley, age 28, of Oelwein, on charges of Assault Domestic a Simple Misdemeanors.
On October 30, 2014 at 12:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers performed a traffic stop in the 400 block of 4th St NE. Officers cited and released Carrie Jo Smock, age 31, of Oelwein for Driving with a Suspended License.
On October 29, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., Oelwein officers were called to the 300 block of 8th Avenue SE. Officers arrested Victor Raymond Childers, age 17, of Aurora on a charge of Possession Of Marijuana, a Serious Misdemeanor.
On October 20, 2014 at 5:00 a.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a report of a dispute in the 100 block of 2nd Avenue NW in Oelwein. Officers arrested Jasmin Dupree Keys, age 17, of Waterloo on charges of Interference With Official Acts and Disorderly Conduct:Fighting. Keys was referred to Juvenile Court Authorities.
Oelwein Officers are investigating a hit and run accident occurring October 23, 2014 at 11:50 p.m. A vehicle was parked and struck in the 700 block of 1st Avenue NE in Oelwein. The suspect vehicle had left the scene upon officer arrival.
Reporting property nuisance violations just became easier. The Oelwein Police Department has created an online reporting system for the public to request possible nuisance/structural issues to be investigated.
Citizens may go to oelweinpolice.org and click on the red tab (Report Property Nuisance Violation) on the left side of the screen. This link will bring up a form that allows citizens to list the address and type of violation that they wish to have investigated.
“This process is being implemented to allow for citizens, at their convenience, to be able to report to us and guide us on areas of nuisance concerns” states Chief Jeremy Logan. “With this process, it is our goal to be able to streamline the reporting process and therefor assist with ensuring we have a clean and safe community.”
This new procedure is just another tool to be utilized in reporting these possible violations. Citizens may still report violations by calling the Oelwein Police Department at 319-283-4311.
On October 11, 2014 at 9:37 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a disturbance in the 200 block of 2nd St SE. Officers arrested Paula Monique Acosta, age 18, of Oelwein, on charges of Assault and Disorderly Conduct both Simple Misdemeanors.
On Monday, October 6th, 2014, Oelwein's Little Husky kindergartner classes toured the new Oelwein Police Department. Oelwein Officer's Chet Reagan and Bryce Bentley spoke to the children about wearing their seat belts, when to dial 9-1-1, what to do if they find a gun and other safety issues during the tour. Visit the Oelwein Police Department's Community page for other community events and activities organized by the Oelwein Police Officers.
Officer Reagan with the first group of Little Husky kindergartners that toured the new police department.
Officer Bentley with the second group of Little Husky kindergartners that toured the new police department.
On October 9, 2014 at 12:41AM in the 100 block of 1st St NW, Oelwein Officers arrested Miguel Daniel Sanchez, age 24, of Oelwein, on a Buchanan County Warrant with original charges of Theft.
On September 30, 2014 at 2:45 p.m., Oelwein Officers were called to a disturbance in the 200 block of 3rd Avenue SE. Officers arrested Jammie Allen Aldrich, age 27, of Oelwein, on a charge of Assault with a Weapon, an Aggravated Misdemeanor.
On September 30, 2014, in the 200 block of 2nd St SE, Oelwein Officers arrested Krista Rae Ellis, age 20, of Oelwein, on a Fayette County Warrant for original charges of Burglary 3rd Degree and Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree; Austin Paul Bellmer, age 19, of Oelwein, on a Fayette County Warrant with original charges of Burglary 3rd Degree and Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree; and Kyle Quentin Blumberg, age 18, of Oelwein, on a Fayette County Warrant with an original charge of Possession of Stolen Property.
On September 30, 2014, Oelwein Officers checked a residence in the 10 block of 2nd Street NW for a wanted subject. At 5:20 p.m., Oelwein Officers arrested Luis Alberto Pineda, age 31, of Oelwein for Fayette County Warrant original charges of Willful Serious Injury, a Class “C” Felony.
On September 29, 2014 at 10:15 p.m., Oelwein Officers responded to a disturbance in the 200 block of 1st St SE in Oelwein. Officers arrested Jammie Allen Aldrich, age 27, of Oelwein on a charge of Disorderly Conduct, a Simple Misdemeanor.
On September 29, 2014 at 4:57 a.m., Oelwein Officers covered a single car property damage accident in the 400 block West Charles St. A black 2009 Hyundai, driven by Nicole Marie Pingree collided with a telephone pole.
On September 29, 2014 at 2:21 a.m., Oelwein Officers received information of a Burglary in the area of 4th St SW. Officers arrested Christian Andrew Varela, age 21, of Oelwein, on charges of Burglary in the 3rd Degree a Class D Felony and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia a Simple Misdemeanor. Officers also arrested Kistler Earl Pritchett, age 20, Oelwein, on charges of Burglary in the 3rd Degree a Class D Felony.
On September 28, 2014 6:16 p.m., Oelwein Officers checked an address in the 900 block of 2nd Avenue NE for a male wanted on a Fayette County warrant. Officers arrested Clyde Wesley Stancil Jr., age 49, of Oelwein on the warrant, original charge of Domestic Abuse.
The Oelwein Police Department was established in 1903
Currently the Oelwein Police Department employs:
7 Reserve (Volunteer) Police Officers
The Oelwein Police Department is located at 501 Rock Island Road, Oelwein, Iowa 50662.
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