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 11/10/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY AT THE 720 MAIN STREET IN PLAINFIELD.


ON 11/8/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE PICKED UP LEANN T CHRZANOWSKI FROM MONROE COUNTY JAIL IN SPARTA, WI ON TWO WARRANTS. THE FIRST WARRANT WAS FOR 2 COUNTS OF FORGERY, 3 COUNTS OF THEFT 2ND DEGREE, AND IDENTITY THEFT. THE SECOND WARRANT WAS FOR FORGERY, THEFT 2ND, AND IDENTITY THEFT.


ON 11/04/18 THE BCSO ARRESTED KAILEY JUSTINE SWACKHAMMER, 22, OF EVANSDALE, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY MITTIMUS WARRANT. SWACKHAMMER WAS PICKED UP AT THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE SHE WAS HELD TO SERVE 15 DAYS.


ON 11/3/18, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE INVESTIGATED A REPORT OF VANDALISM TO A MAILBOX.


ON 10/30/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED SAMANTHA JO ROBINSON, 25, OF IOWA CITY ON AN ARREST WARRANT TO SERVE A 2 DAY MITTIMUS. THE ORIGINAL CHARGE WAS OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 10/30/18 AT APPROX. 12:08 PM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF THEFT FROM THE WILLOW LAWN CEMETARY IN PLAINFIELD.


ON 10/29/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF BURGLARY TO A VEHICLE IN PLAINFIELD.


ON 10/28/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF ARTHUR OTTERS III, 32, OF NEW HARTFORD, FOR POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.


ON 10/25/18, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF STOLEN PROPERTY.


ON 10/25/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SERVED AN ARREST WARRANT ON ALEX RICHARD WOLTER OF WATERLOO REGARDING FAILURE TO APPEAR FOR PROBATION REVOCATION HEARING.


ON 10/22/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S TOOK MICHAEL GOODWIN INTO CUSTODY AT THE DES MOINES COUNTY JAIL IN BURLINGTON FOR A BREMER COUNTY WARRANT


ON 10/20/18 AT APPROX. 1:44 PM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED ANWAR YAMINI OF MASON CITY FOR INTERFERENCE WITH OFFICIAL ACTS WHILE CONDUCTING A TRESPASS INVESTIGATION.


ON 10/10/18, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE INVESTIGATED A REPORT OF A STOLEN FLATBED TRAILER.


ON 10/18/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED EASLIN HAHN, 19 OF CEDAR FALLS FOR POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE - 1ST OFFENSE. 


ON 10/16/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES TOOK A REPORT OF VANDALISM AT 2019 MIDWAY AVENUE.


ON 10/16/18 AT APPROX. 1554 HRS. THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF' OFFICE RECEIVED A CALL OF A THEFT FROM A CONSTRUCTION SITE OF A NEW HOUSE IN RURAL DENVER.


ON 10/16/18 AT APPROXIMATELY 10:36PM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ATTEMPTED TO STOP A VEHICLE AT A HIGH RATE OF SPEED ON HWY. 218.  AFTER A PURSUIT AND FURTHER INVESTIGATION JACOB MASKER, 20, OF TRIPOLI, WAS ARRESTED FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED SECOND OFFENSE, ELUDING, AND ISSUED CITATIONS FOR SPEED AND TWO STOP SIGN VIOLATIONS.


ON 10/15/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES TOOK A REPORT OF A CAR BURGLARY AT 109 ARROWHEAD RIDGE ROAD.  THE INCIDENT IS STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION.


ON 10/15/18 THE BREMER CO SHERIFF’S OFFICE TOOK TODD ROBINSON INTO CUSTODY FOR A BREMER COUNTY WARRANT. 


ON 10/13/18 THE BREMER CO SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK MICHAEL LOFSTUEN INTO CUSTODY FOR A BREMER COUNTY WARRANT


ON 10/13/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JASMINE MEJIAS, 23 OF CEDAR RAPIDS FOR POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE - 1ST OFFENSE. 


ON 10/12/18 AT APPROX 2:25 P.M. THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED AMANDA MAE KELLOGG ON A PROBATION VIOLATION WARRANT FOR OWI 2ND OFFENSE.


ON 10/12/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED BRIAN MERRICK, 52 OF TRIPOLI FOR OWI 1ST OFFENSE.


ON 10/12/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF STOLEN TOOLS FROM A BUSINESS IN RURAL DENVER.


ON 10/09/2018 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY AT 2607 NAVAHO AVENUE.  THE MATTER IS STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION.


ON 10/11/18, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE INVESTIGATED A REPORT OF THEFT FROM A BUILDING NEAR TRIPOLI.


ON 10/09/18 THE BCSO ARRESTED ANNETTE SUE HAGEN, 48, OF CHARLES CITY, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR PROBATION VIOLATION. HAGEN WAS PICKED UP AT THE FLOYD COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE SHE WAS HELD ON A $1000 CASH BOND.


ON 10/09/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK DEREK BARNEY AGE 18 OF CEDAR FALLS INTO CUSTODY AT THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL. BARNEY HAD A WARRANT THROUGH BREMER COUNTY FOR SIMPLE ASSAULT. BARNEY WAS TRANSPORTED BACK TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE HE WAS HELD ON BOND.


ON 10/06/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF AXEL DONDIEGO, 20, OF CEDAR FALLS, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 10/06/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK CAREY WALKER, 31, OF WATERLOO, INTO CUSTODY FOR A MITTIMUS WARRANT.  


ON 10/05/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY TO A VEHICLE AT 205 LEONARD LN.


ON 10/05/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY TO A VEHICLE AT 205 LEONARD LN.


ON 10/5/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY TO A RESIDENCE IN RURAL DENVER.


ON 10/4/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED SHALAY DESTINY COLE, 23, OF WATERLOO FOR POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, NO VALID DRIVERS LICENSE, AND FAILURE TO PROVIDE PROOF OF FINANCIAL LIABILITY.


ON 10/04/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED DANIEL JAMES CALDARA II ON A WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR ON A CHARGE OF ASSAULT CAUSING BODILY INJURY OR MENTAL ILLNESS.


ON 10/1/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECOVERED A STOLEN TRAILER FROM A RURAL SUMNER RESIDENCE. INVESTIGATION TO CONTINUE.


ON 09/24/2018, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RESPONDED TO AN ASSAULT IN PROGRESS AT 106 LOCUS STREET APT. 31; IN RURAL WAVERLY, IA. TWO SUSPECTS FLED THE SCENE PRIOR TO DEPUTIES ARRIVAL. THE INCIDENT IS CURRENTLY UNDER INVESTIGATION AND CHARGES ARE EXPECTED.


ON 09/27/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SERVED AN ARREST WARRANT ON SAMANTHA GABRIEL MATHENIA OF WATERLOO REGARDING CHARGES OF BURGLARY AND DOMESTIC ABUSE ASSAULT.


ON 9/24/18 PATRICK JACKSON, 45 OF WATERLOO WAS ARRESTED FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED.


ON 09/23/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED NOAH DANIEL ROACH FOR FIRST OFFENSE OWI AFTER RESPONDING TO A DISTURBANCE AT "CLIFF'S PLACE" IN HORTON.


ON 09/23/2018, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RESPONDED TO A SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE PARKED IN THE TRAVELED PORTION OF THE ROADWAY ON THE NORTHBOUND ON-RAMP TO HWY 218 AT HWY 3. INVESTIGATION MADE AT THE SCENE LED TO THE ARREST OF ERIKA FENNA DRALLE, AGE 21, OF CHARLES CITY, IOWA FOR OWI 1ST OFFENSE. DRALLE WAS TAKEN TO THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE WHERE SHE WAS BOOKED INTO JAIL. DRALLE WAS LATER RELEASED ON HER PROMISE TO APPEAR.


ON 09/21/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK GUNNER WAYNE AGE 27 OF ROCKFORD INTO CUSTODY FOR A PROBATION VIOLATION. WAYNE WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE HE WAS HELD ON BOND.


ON 09/19/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK JERRY GLOVER INTO CUSTODY AT THE JOHNSON COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY IN NEW CENTURY, KANSAS. GLOVER HAD TWO OUTSTANDING WARRANTS FOR THEFT THROUGH BREMER COUNTY AND WAS TRANSPORTED BACK AND HELD ON BOND.


ON 9/18/18 JANESSA FOX, 23 OF SUMNER TURNED HERSELF IN TO THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE FOR ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANTS.


ON 9/17/18 CHANTEL L BOLDEN 35, OF WATERLOO WAS ARRESTED FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED.


ON 09/14/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF THEFT.


ON 9/14/18 ANTHONY FLEENER 41, OF WAVERLY WAS CHARGED WITH VIOLATION OF NO CONTACT ORDER AND ASHLEY FLEENER 30, OF WAVERLY WAS CHARGED WITH VIOLATION OF NO CONTACT ORDER.


ON 09/12/18 THE BCSO ARRESTED MICHAEL DAVID ALDERSON, 37, OF SUMNER, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF CONTEMPT OF COURT FOR VIOLATION OF A PROTECTIVE ORDER.  THE BCSO TOOK CUSTODY OF ALDERSON FROM THE CHICKASAW COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE AND TRANSPORTED HIM TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $2000 BOND.


ON 09/10/18 THE BCSO RESPONDED TO A FIGHT BETWEEN INMATES AT THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL.  FOLLOWING A BRIEF INVESTIGATION, LAMONTE DIOR DICKENS, 30, OF CEDAR RAPIDS, WAS CHARGED WITH SERIOUS ASSAULT.


ON 09/10/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF THEFT FROM 2630 310TH ST.  THIS CASE REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION.


ON 09/09/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION.  FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF JORDAN KRULL, 25, OF SHELL ROCK, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 09/08/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION.  FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF NICHOLE YOUNG, 29, OF WAVERLY, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.

ON 9/8/18 GABRIELLE SELLS, 21 OF OAK GROVE, KY WAS ARRESTED FOR POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA 1ST OFFENSE.


ON 09/06/18 AT APPROX. 1:48 PM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF AN ATTEMPTED BURGLARY TO A MACHINE.


ON 9/5/18 MARK MACINNIS, 34 OF WEST UNION WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 9/4/18 PETER STEWART, 24 OF CEDAR FALLS WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 09/04/18 THE BREMER CO SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK DAJONIQUE HARRINGTON INTO CUSTODY AT THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL FOR AN OUTSTANDING ARREST WARRANT


ON 09/04/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A BAD CHECK.


ON 09/03/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK MICHAEL ALDERSON, 37, OF SUMNER, INTO CUSTODY ON TWO WARRANTS FOR HARASSMENT, CARRYING WEAPONS, DOMESTIC ABUSE, AND TWO COUNTS OF VIOLATING A PROTECTIVE ORDER.