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July 26, 2017

On July 26, 2017 at 5:22 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Mathew James Fowlkes, 21, of Oelwein.  Fowlkes was arrested on a Fayette County Warrant for 3rd Degree Criminal Mischief.  This arrest took place following an officer’s interaction with the individual in the 500 block of Rock Island Road.

 

On July 26, 2017 at 6:06 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested David John Perry, 55, of Oelwein.  Perry  was arrested on a charge of Driving while License Suspended- Simple Misdemeanor and on two  Fayette County Warrants for Failure to Appear on an original charge of Operation without Owners consent and Failure to Appear on  an original charge of Assault.  This arrest took place following a traffic stop in the 100 block of 1st av nw.

 

On July 26, 2017 at 8:57 p.m., Oelwein Police arrested Cory Monroe Johnson, 35, of West Union.  Johnson was arrested on a charge of Driving while License Barred- Aggravated Misdemeanor This arrest took place following a traffic stop at Hwy 3 and Neon Road.

 

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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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