News and Press Releases

NOTICE:

A criminal charge is merely an accusation, and the defendant is

presumed innocent until proven guilty.


 

 


 


 

On 1/17/17 the BCSO arrested Matthew Steere, age 44, of Waverly for driving while license revoked.

 

On 1/17/17 the BCSO took Deidre Lee, 29, of Maquoketa, into custody at the Jackson County Sheriff's Office for a failure to appear warrant.  The original charge was possession of a controlled substance and possession of prescription drugs.

 

On 1/15/17 the BCSO arrested Anthony Bowser, age 37, of Janesville on a warrant for failure to appear. 

Bowser was transported to the Bremer County Jail where he was released on bond.

 

On 1/15/17 Bremer County Deputies arrested Christopher Edward Peyton, 40, of Fairbank on an arrest warrant out of Black Hawk County.  The warrant is for failure to appear for an arraignment hearing for the original charge of Driving While License Suspended.  His bail is set in the amount of $1000.

 

On 1/15/17 the BCSO stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.  Further investigation led to the arrest of Heather Leutzinger for second offense operating while intoxicated.

 

On 1/14/17 Bremer County Deputies took a report of a burglary at 1605 Tahoe Ave.  The incidnet is still under investigation.

 

On 1/14/17 at approx. 1519 hours Bremer County Deputies initiated a traffic stop in the 2400 Blk of HWY 63.  Brandon Apeland, 29, of Raliegh, North Carolina was subsequently arrested for POssession of Marijuana 2nd Offense and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

 

On 1/13/17 the BCSO stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.  Further investigation led to the arrest of Robert Hampton, 42, of Janesville, for second offense possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

 

On 1/12/17 the BCSO arrested Mindy Jo Riley on an outstanding Bremer County mittimus warrant.

 

On 1/12/17the BCSO stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.  Further investigation led to the arrest of Penni Hersh, 20, of Cedar Falls, for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

On 1/12/17 the BCSO stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.  Further investigation led to the arrest of Rocio Govea-Becerra, 19, of Cedar Falls, for operating while intoxicated, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

On 1/11/17 Bremer County Deputies took Travis Thompson, 42, of Cedar Falls into custody on two active warrants out of Bremer County.  Thompson's bond was set at $10,000.

 

On 1/9/17 Bremer County Deputies took Mackenzie Vasquez-Hoyle, 23, into custody on an active Linn County Warrant.

 

On 1/5/17 the BCSO arrested Matthew Bailey Boehmler, 23, of Cedar Falls, on an active Bremer County Warrant for Failure to Appear on the original charge of Driving While Revoked.

 

On 1/5/17 Bremer County Deputies took a report of theft in the 2400 blk of 260th St.  The incident is still under investigation.

 

On 1/3/17 Russell Novak, 33, of Tripoli was involved in a single vehicle rollover accident.  Novak was then charged with OWI 1st  Offense.

 

On 12/31/16, the BCSO received a call from the Butler County Sheriff's Office of a possible drunk driver leaving Shell Rock and heading to Bremer County.  Investigation led to the arrest of Danielle Lynn Norton, age 38, of rural Waverly, Iowa for OWI 1st Offense, a serious misdemeanor, and child endangerment, and aggravated misdemeanor.

 

On 12/30/16 the BCSO arrested Andrew Robert Shadow, 30, of Waterloo, for Driving While Barred.

 

On 12/28/16 Bremer County Deputies arrested Bobby Littrell Jr., 39, of Des Moines, for an arrest warrant.   The warrant is for willful injury with bail set in the amount of $5000.

 

On 12/26/16 the Cedar Falls Police Department took custody of Shane Edward Hillman.  Hillman was turned over to the BCSO on an active Bremer County warrant for Failure to Appear to answer Contempt of Court charges on the original charge of Theft 2nd.  Hillman was taken to the Bremer County Jail, wherehe was held on a $3000 cash bond.

 

On 12/24/16 the BCSO arrested Isaiah Michael Hunemuller of Readlyn for First Offense OWI.

 

On 12/23/16 Bremer County Deputies initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle at HWY 218 and North Maple St.  Dylan Meister, 19, of Tripoli was the passenger in this vehicle.  Meister was placed under arrest for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

 

On 12/22/16 at approx. 2:09 PM the BCSO responded to a rural Readlyn address for a deceased male.

 

On 12/22/16 the BCSO arrested Wyatt James Whipp, age 21, of Kingsley, Iowa on an outstanding arrest warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance-Marijuana.  Whipp is currently being held on $750 bond in the Bremer County Jail pending appearance with Magistrate.

 

On 12/21/16 the BCSO arrested Rachel Katherine Kroells of Cedar Falls on a warrant for Probation Violation.

 

On 12/19/16 the Bremer County Sheriff's Office arrested Sommer Marie Gates, of Evansdale on a warrant for probation violation.

 

On 12/15/16 the BCSO arrested Rachel Ann Hawbaker, of Tripoli for Second Offense OWI and Interference with Official Acts.

 

On 12/11/16 the BCSO responded to a report of harassment in Plainfield.

 

The BCSO referred a 16 y/o male from Tripoli to Juvenile Court for possession of prescription drugs.

 

On 12/9/16 Bremer County Deputies arrested Roger Lee King Jr., 44 of Council Bluffs on an arrest warrant to serve 10 days in jail for the original charge of Driving While License Barred.

 

On 12/8/16 Bremer County Deputies took a report of theft in the 2000 blk of 220th Street.

 

On 12/8/16 the BCSO served a probation violation warrant on Jason Clewell at the Bremer County Jail.

 

On 12/8/16 at approx. 2:24 PM the BCSO took Kimberly Banister of Plainfield into custody for operating a motor vehicle without owner's consent.

 

On 12/6/16 Bremer County Deputies received a complaint of a Money Gram scam.  The investigation is still ongoing.

 

On 12/3/16 Bremer County Deputies arrested Keenan Lenell Coleman, 27, of Waterloo on an arrest warrant for violation of a no contact order with bail set in the amount of $1000.

 

On 12/2/16 Bremer County Deputies took a report of trespassing in the 100 blk of Locust Street, near Waverly.

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 






 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

News and Press Releases

NOTICE:

A criminal charge is merely an accusation, and the defendant is

presumed innocent until proven guilty.



ON 6/21/18, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED CALEB ROBERT GREEN OF CHARLES CITY ON A WARRANT FOR PROBATION VIOLATION.

 

ON 06/18/18 AT 1:49 PM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JODI SHERMAN OF DENVER FOR THEFT 5TH. SHE WAS ALSO ISSUED A CITATION FOR TRESPASS.

 

ON 6/17/18 ROBERT HAMPTON, 43 OF JANESVILLE WAS ARRESTED ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.

 

ON 6/16/2017 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JERI MUELLER AGE 20 OF WATERLOO FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION. MUELLER WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE SHE WAS HELD ON $5000 BOND.

 

ON 6/15/18 PAUL MARUM, 33 OF QUINCY, IL WAS ARRESTED FOR OWI 1ST OFFENSE. MARUM WAS ALSO ISSUED TRAFFIC CITATIONS FOR EXCESSIVE SPEED AND POSSESSION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE.

 

ON 6/14/18, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE BEGAN AN INVESTIGATION INTO A FORGERY REPORT.

ON 6/12/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED ROBERT THOMAS DARTZ, 51, OF WATERLOO FOR PUBLIC INTOXICATION. THE INCIDENT TOOK PLACE AT THE BREMER COUNTY COURTHOUSE AT 415 E. BREMER AVENUE.

 

ON 6/11/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED JABARI JERUN MATHEWS, 23, OF WAVERLY ON AN ACTIVE ARREST WARRANT TO SERVE A 5 DAY MITTIMUS FOR CONTEMPT OF COURT.

 

ON 06/10/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF ANTHONY DANN, 28, OF SHELL ROCK FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED.

 

ON 6/10/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED HUNTER DALTON PERRY, 20 OF EVANSDALE ON AN ARREST WARRANT. THE WARRANT WAS FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION WITH BAIL SET IN THE AMOUNT OF $1000.

 

ON 6/9/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED TELLY SAVALIS WATERS, 44, OF WATERLOO FOR DRIVING WHILE BARRED AND UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF PRESCRIPTION DRUG.

 

ON 6/7/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A POSSIBLY THEFT. INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING

 

ON 6/7/18 CALEB GREEN, 25 OF CHARLES CITY WAS ARRESTED ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.

 

ON 6/6/18, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED BRIAN DOUGLAS MOHR OF WAVERLY ON OUTSTANDING WARRANTS FOR 5TH DEGREE THEFT, 3RD DEGREE THEFT, SERIOUS ASSAULT, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, AND POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE.

 

ON 6/3/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED SHAIN SLICK, 27, OF SUMNER FOR CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 3RD, OWI 1ST OFFENSE, ELUDING, AND PROVIDING A FALSE ID TO A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER.

 

ON 06/03/18 THE BCSO RESPONDED TO THE 3200 BLOCK OF 132ND STREET FOR THE REPORT OF A VEHICLE IN THE DITCH. FOLLOWING AN INVESTIGATION, ALEJANDRO FRANCO, 31, OF SUMNER, WAS ARRESTED FOR OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WHILE INTOXICATED 1ST OFFENSE.

ON 05/30/18 AT 1:04 PM ROSA RODRIGUEZ OF WATERLOO WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON HWY 63 FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE REVOKED, DRIVING WHILE LICENSE SUSPENDED, AND INTERFERENCE WITH OFFICIAL ACTS DURING A TRAFFIC STOP. SHE WAS ALSO ISSUED A CITATION FOR EXCESSIVE SPEED.

 

ON 05/30/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED PREDEATTA THOMPSON AGE 43 OF WADENA FOR CONTEMPT OF COURT. THOMPSON WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE SHE WAS HELD ON $750 BOND.

 

ON 5/29/18 JEFFREY MULFORD, 47 OF IOWA FALLS WAS ARRESTED FOR OWI 1ST OFFENSE AND DRIVING WHILE LICENSE REVOKED.

 

ON 05/29/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED NICHOLAS KING AGE 22 OF WATERLOO FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA. KING WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE HE WAS HELD ON $1500 BOND.

 

ON 05/29/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF AN ALLEGED ASSAULT WHICH OCCURRED AT A RESIDENCE SOUTH OF DENVER.

 

ON 05/26/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED TAHMEZ SPATES AGE 27 OF WATERLOO FOR OWI 1ST OFFENSE AFTER HE WAS STOPPED IN THE 200 BLK OF 3RD AVE IN FREDERIKA.

 

ON 05/24/28 THE BCSO ARRESTED WILLIAM KAYSER KEMP, 23, OF TRIPOLI, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR PROBATION VIOLATION ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGES OF OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED AND POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. KEMP WAS PICKED UP AT THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $5000 BOND.

 

ON 05/24/18 THE BCSO RESPONDED TO A REPORT OF A HOME BURGLARY AT 1139 130TH STREET. FOLLOWING AN INVESTIGATION, DANIEL DOUGLAS HOBERT, 38, OF WATERLOO WAS CHARGED WITH 2ND DEGREE BURGLARY.

ON 5/22/2018 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED SHAWDELL PHILLIP SMITH, 22 OF ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA ON FOUR ARREST WARRANTS. THE WARRANTS ARE FOR ELUDING A CLASS D FELONY, SPEEDING, RECKLESS DRIVING, AND NO VALID DRIVERS LICENSE. HE IS CURRENTLY BEING HELD ON A $6,200 BOND.

 

ON 05/19/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JEFFERY WILSON SR AGE 31 OF OELWEIN FOR DRIVING WHILE BARRED AFTER HIS VEHICLE WAS STOPPED IN THE 2900 BLK OF HWY 3.

 

ON 05/17/2018, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF A VEHICLE IN THE DITCH IN THE 1400 BLOCK OF 120TH STREET, NORTH OF HORTON, IOWA. INVESTIGATION MADE AT THE SCENE LED TO THE ARREST OF RUSSELL ALLAN CLEMENT, AGE 50, OF NEW HAMPTON, IOWA FOR OWI 1ST OFFENSE. CLEMENT WAS BOOKED INTO JAIL AND RELEASED ON HIS PROMISE TO APPEAR.

 

ON 5/13/18 DAVID DEWAYNE LENNIE, 59 OF OTTUMWA WAS ARRESTED FOR FAILURE TO AFFIX DRUG TAX STAMP, POSSESSION W/ INTENT TO DELIVER METHAMPHETAMINE OVER 5G BUT LESS THAN 5KG AND DRIVING WHILE LICENSE REVOKED.

 

ON 05/12/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE WAS DISPATCHED TO A PERSONAL INJURY ACCIDENT IN THE 2700 BLK OF WHITETAIL AVE. DEPUTIES INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF MCKENNA MEINECKE AGE 20 OF TRIPOLI FOR 1ST OFFENSE OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED. A PASSENGER IN THE VEHICLE, KURTIS WALVATNE OF TRIPOLI WAS TRANSPORTED TO COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL IN SUMNER WITH MINOR INJURIES.

 

ON 05/12/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JEAN GIENAU AGE 66 OF TRIPOLI FOR OWI 2ND OFFENSE AFTER THE VEHICLE SHE WAS DRIVING WAS STOPPED FOR SPEEDING IN THE 3000 BLK OF C-33.

 

ON 5/6/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO A DISPUTE AT 2624 JOPLIN AVENUE.

 

ON 05/09/18 THE BCSO CONDUCTED A TRAFFIC STOP ON A MOTORCYCLE TRAVELING AT A HIGH RATE OF SPEED. FOLLOWING AN INVESTIGATION, JUSTIN LINUS KUENNEN WAS ARRESTED FOR DRIVING WHILE BARRED.

 

ON 05/08/18 THE BCSO TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY TO A GARAGE IN FREDERIKA.

 

ON 05/08/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A STOLEN UTILITY TRAILER FROM THE 2300 BLK OF KILLDEER AVE.

 

ON 5/8/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED ANDREW MICHAEL ENGLER, 28, OF PLAINFIELD FOR ASSAULT WITH INTENT TO INFLICT SERIOUS INJURY.

 

ON 05/05/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF CURTIS DAVIS, 50, OF PLAINFIELD, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.

 

ON 05/05/18 AT APPROX. 6:53 AM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF AN ASSAULT

 

ON 5/4/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED CONNOR SMYTHE DREW, 27, OF JANESVILLE FOR CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2ND DEGREE, RECKLESS USE OF A FIREARM, AND OPERATING WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE 2ND OFFENSE.  

 

ON 05/03/18 AT APPROX. 12.35 AM BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES LOCATED AND STOPPED A VEHICLE, TRAVELING ON C33, WHICH HAD BEEN REPORTED AS STOLEN FROM ANOKA COUNTY, MN. THE VEHICLE WAS OCCUPIED BY TWO FEMALE JUVENILES WHO RESIDE IN MN AND WHO WERE RELEASED TO AN ADULT, PER MN LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES. THE VEHICLE WAS TOWED AND RETURNED TO THE OWNER. CHARGES AGAINST THE JUVENILES ARE PENDING IN MN.

 

ON 5/2/18 BRANDON NADING, 20 OF READLYN WAS ARRESTED FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED.