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 03/13/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SERVED (2) ARREST WARRANTS ON GARRETT KEITH SMITH REGARDING CHARGES OF DOMESTIC ABUSE ASSAULT AND CONTEMPT OF COURT.


ON 3/12/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED NICHOLAS ANDREW EMBRING, 22 OF WAVERLY FOR PUBLIC INTOXICATION.


ON 03/11/19 THE BCSO ARRESTED JAMES GREGORY LANGRECK, 27, OF WAUCOMA, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR SEX OFFENDER REGISTRY VIOLATION AND PROVIDING FALSE INFORMATION. LANGRECK WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AT THE FAYETTE COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $4000 BOND.


ON 3/7/19 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED AARON MICHAEL THURM, 31 OF DENVER, ON AN ACTIVE ARREST WARRANT FOR VIOLATION OF PAROLE. THURM WAS HELD WITHOUT BOND.


ON 3/6/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED PEYTEN PATRICK SEXTON, 22 OF CEDAR RAPIDS FOR POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.


ON 03/05/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED CHRISTOPHER MCCLAIN AGE 25 OF WAVERLY FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED.


ON 03/05/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED CHARLES MCMANEMY AGE 47 OF WATERLOO FOR TRESPASSING 1ST OFFENSE.


ON 03/04/19 THE BCSO RESPONDED TO THE REPORT OF A PERSON OUT OF CONTROL IN PLAINFIELD. FOLLOWING A BRIEF INVESTIGATION, CHRISTOPHER BYRON VOGES, 36, OF PLAINFIELD, WAS ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT CAUSING INJURY.


ON 03/02/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF DREW MILLS, 23, OF WAVERLY, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 2/28/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED RODNEY JAY SMITH, 46 OF CLARKSVILLE WITH OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED AND FAILURE TO MAINTAIN CONTROL.


ON 2/27/19 ARIELLE PETERSEN, 24 OF DENVER INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 02/26/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RESPONDED TO A VEHICLE IN A DITCH. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF GRAHAM PRITCHETT, 26, OF HAMILTON, MS, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 02/19/19 THE BCSO TOOK A REPORT OF A RESIDENTIAL BURLGARY IN RURAL TRIPOLI. THE INVESTIGATION IS CURRENTLY ONGOING.


ON 02/17/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SERVED A MITTIMUS ARREST WARRANT ON TODD CHRISTOPHER MANN OF CEDAR RAPIDS REGARDING AN ORIGINAL CHARGE OF DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED.


ON 2/13/19, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED DANIEL DOUGLAS HOBERT OF WATERLOO FOR CONTEMPT OF COURT.


ON 02/11/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A DOMESTIC ABUSE SITUATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF ANGIE LOCKEY, 47, OF WAVERLY, FOR DOMESTIC ABUSE ASSAULT.


ON 02/10/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JEREMY MICHAEL WILSON OF SUMNER FOR FIRST OFFENSE OWI.


ON 02/10/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SERVED AN ARREST WARRANT ON NICHOLAS ALEXANDER DANIEL KING OF WATERLOO FOR PROBATION REVOCATION REGARDING ORIGINAL CHARGES OF OWI AND POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE.


ON 2/10/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED KALEB MATTHEW STAACK, 23 OF JANESVILLE FOR OPERATING WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE 1ST OFFENSE.


ON 2/9/19 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED JOSE ANTONIO ROSARIO DIAZ, 19 OF WEST LIBERTY. THE ARREST STEMMED FROM A TRAFFIC STOP IN THE 1000 BLOCK OF HIGHWAY 3. ROSARIO DIAZ WAS CHARGED WITH DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED, DRIVING WHILE LICENSE SUSPENDED, FAIL TO FILE SR-22 INSURANCE, PROVIDING FALSE IDENTIFICATION, AND EXCESSIVE SPEED.


ON 2/8/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED DEANDRE DEJUAN BECTON, 26 OF MARION ON A WARRANT FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION ON AN ORIGINAL CHARGE OF DOMESTIC ABUSE CAUSING BODILY INJURY.


ON 02/08/19 JEFFREY FOWLER WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY IN ROCKWELL CITY FOR OUTSTANDING WARRANTS.


ON 2/6/19 CALVIN L BRADFORD, 56 OF WATERLOO WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 2/5/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A VEHICLE BURGLARY IN RURAL WAVERLY. THE INCIDENT IS BEING INVESTIGATED.


ON 2/5/19, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED REED ALAN KAHLER OF WAVERLY ON OUTSTANDING WARRANTS FOR CHILD ENDANGERMENT AND ASSAULT CAUSING BODILY INJURY.


ON 2/5/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF HARASSMENT.


ON 2/3/2019, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF VANDALISM/CRIMINAL MISCHIEF AT 1066 238TH STREET; SHELL ROCK, IOWA. THE REPORTING PARTY ADVISED THAT WHEN HE GOT HOME FROM WORK, HE NOTICED THAT SOMEONE HAD WENT INTO THE DITCH AT ATLAS AVE AND 240TH STREET AND DROVE THROUGH HIS FENCING TO HIS HORSE PASTURE/HAY FIELD.


ON 01/30/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK DANA DANA, 36, OF WATERLOO, INTO CUSTODY ON A NO BOND PROBATION VIOLATION WARRANT.


ON 1/29/19 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED SAMANTHA LOUISE UNGER, 34 OF NEW BRIGHTON, MN ON AN ACTIVE ARREST WARRANT OUT OF BREMER COUNTY FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION. HER BAIL IS IN THE AMOUNT OF $5000.


ON 1/29/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED JUAN URIBE-GARCIA, 37, OF MAYNARD FOR INTERFERENCE WITH OFFICIAL ACTS, NO VALID DRIVERS LICENSE, FAILURE TO OBEY TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICE, AND FAILURE TO MAINTAIN CONTROL.


ON 01/29/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SERVED A MITTIMUS ARREST WARRANT ON JAIME ELLYN BECKER OF RAYMOND.


ON 01/26/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK BREANNA DYSERT, 24, OF CEDAR RAPIDS, INTO CUSTODY AT LINN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE FOR A FAILURE TO APPEAR WARRANT FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE BARRED.


ON 1/26/19 THE BCSO ARRESTED JONATHAN RICHARD BUNGER FOR OWI- 2ND OFFENSE AND POSSESSION OR CARRYING OF DANGEROUS WEAPONS WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE.


ON 01/25/19 THE BCSO ARRESTED BRANDEN WAYNE DAWDY, 34, OF JANESVILLE ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR PAROLE VIOLATION. DAWDY WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AT THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD WITHOUT BOND.


ON 01/25/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED TEVON RETTIG AGE 29 OF TRIPOLI FOR THEFT IN THE 5TH DEGREE. RETTIG WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE HE POSTED BOND AND WAS RELEASED.


ON 01/18/19 THE BCSO ARRESTED JEDEDIAH RAY FRATZKE, 38, OF VINTON ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR PROBATION VIOLATION ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF THEFT 2ND. FRATZKE WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AT THE BENTON COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $2000 CASH BOND.


ON 01/18/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A VANDALISM REPORT IN THE 1300 BLOCK OF 120TH ST ON 1/17/2019 AT APPROX. 1225 HRS. THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE PICKED UP KAILA MARIE JOHNSON FROM BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL ON TWO WARRANTS. THE WARRANTS WERE FOR THEFT 3RD AND TRESPASS.


ON 01/16/19, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED GARRETT JOSEPH ARNOLD OF WASHBURN ON AN OUTSTANDING WARRANT FOR TWO COUNTS OF SEXUAL ABUSE 3RD DEGREE.


ON 01/15/19 THE BCSO ARRESTED DIANA LYNN BROTEN, 52, OF WATERLOO, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY MITTIMUS WARRANT. BROTEN WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AT THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE SHE WAS HELD TO SERVE A 60-DAY SENTENCE ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF THEFT 3RD.


ON 01/16/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK TY STARK, 27, OF WATERLOO, INTO CUSTODY ON A BREMER COUNTY FAILURE TO APPEAR WARRANT.


ON 01/16/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S TOOK RYAN HACKMAN, 33, OF WAVERLY, INTO CUSTODY ON A BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR VIOLATION OF PAROLE.


ON 1/15/19 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED VINCENT JOHN MOHLING, 39, OF WATERLOO ON TWO ARREST WARRANTS. THE WARRANTS ARE FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION AND VIOLATION OF A NO CONTACT ORDER. HIS BAIL IS SET IN THE AMOUNT OF $2500.


ON 01/14/19, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED COURTNEY RENEE VERMEER OF MASON CITY ON A WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR, DRIVING WHILE BARRED.


ON 01/14/2019 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S TOOK A REPORT OF THEFT FROM A CONSTRUCTION SITE IN THE 1000 BLK OF TAHOE AVE.


ON 01/13/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF ALEXANDRA LAHR, 23, OF WAVERLY, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 01/12/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF DEBRA NICHOLS, 43, OF WAVERLY, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 01/09/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE RESPONDED TO A HIT AND RUN ACCIDENT IN WAVERLY. DEPUTIES WERE ABLE TO LOCATE THE RUN VEHICLE AND DURING THE COURSE OF THE INVESTIGATION BYRAN STREICH AGE 43 OF WAVERLY WAS ARRESTED FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE REVOKED. STREICH WAS ALSO ISSUED CITATIONS FOR FAILURE TO YIELD TO A EMERGENCY VEHICLE AND FAILURE TO OBEY A STOP SIGN.


ON 1/9/19 JASMINE DONALD, 18 OF WATERLOO, WAS ARRESTED ON A WARRANT FOR THEFT 3RD AND TRESSPASS.


ON 1/8/19 KATLIN WOODS, 24 OF SUMNER WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 1/8/19 ANTHONY KNUDSEN WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY FOR A BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 01/07/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY TO A VEHICLE IN FREDERIKA.


ON 01/05/19 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF THEODORE KRUEGER, 41, OF JOHNSTON, FOR SECOND OFFENSE OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.