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 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.


ON 08/31/18 THE BCSO ARRESTED BLANE EVERETT BROCKA, 53, OF RURAL DENVER, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF ACCESSORY TO THEFT.  BROCKA WAS PICKED UP AT THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $500 BOND.


ON 08/30/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SERVED A PROBATION VIOLATION ARREST WARRANT ON DAVID LEE STAAKE.


ON 08/29/18 THE BCSO TOOK A COMPLAINT OF A POSSIBLE DRUNK DRIVER TRAVELING SOUTH ON U.S. HIGHWAY 218 NEAR PLAINFIELD.  FOLLOWING A BRIEF INVESTIGATION, BOBBI LYNN WEEDMAN, 38, OF WATERLOO, WAS CHARGED WITH OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WHILE INTOXICATED 3RD OFFENSE AND DRIVING WHILE REVOKED.


ON 8/29/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A CALL OF THEFT, INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING.


ON 8/28/18 ANTHONY FLEENER 41, OF WAVERLY WAS ARRESTED FOR DOMESTIC ASSAULT. 

       

ON 08/27/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED THOMAS GRAY AGE 45 OF SUMNER. GRAY HAD AN ARREST WARRANT FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION. HE WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE HE WAS HELD ON $1000 BOND.


ON 08/24/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE TOOK A REPORT OF THEFT FROM A RESIDENCE IN FREDERIKA.


ON 8/23/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED JENNA RAE STUBBERUD ON TWO ACTIVE ARREST WARRANTS FOR VIOLATION OF PROBATION. SHE WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE SHE WAS HELD ON A $4000 BOND.


ON 08/18/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED MADISON MCEANANEY-LIEN AGE 18 OF DECORAH FOR OWI 1ST OFFENSE.


ON 08/16/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED SAMUEL LANE AGE 22 OF SUMNER FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF CRIMINAL MISCHIEF. LANE WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL WHERE HE WAS HELD ON $750.00 BOND.


ON 8/15/18, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE INVESTIGATED A THEFT OF A SKID LOADER FROM A RURAL SUMNER RESIDENCE. INVESTIGATION CONTINUES.


ON 08/14/18 THE BCSO ASSISTED THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE IN LOCATING A BURGLARY SUSPECT AT 2712 LARRABEE AVENUE IN RURAL DENVER. DURING THE SEARCH FOR THE SUSPECT, DEPUTIES ARRESTED HAYLEY MAE KINGSLEY, 19, OF RURAL DENVER, FOR ACCESSORY AFTER THE FACT FOR KNOWINGLY AIDING A FELON AVOID APPREHENSION. THE BURGLARY SUSPECT WAS ARRESTED BY BCSO DEPUTIES A SHORT TIME LATER AND TURNED OVER TO THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE.


ON 08/14/18 THE BCSO ARRESTED JUSTIS RYAN SOPER, 39, OF CEDAR RAPIDS, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR PROBATION VIOLATION ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF FORGERY. SOPER WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AT THE LINN COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $5000 CASH BOND.


ON 08/12/18 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF HARLEY MILLER, 28, OF WAVERLY, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 8/10/18, GALEN LLOYD NUSS OF READLYN WAS ARRESTED FOR PUBLIC INTOXICATION, 1ST OFFENSE.


ON 8/8/18 GENE SHAY, 36 OF OKOBOJI VILLAGE WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT.


ON 7/27/18 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES TOOK A REPORT OF A BURGLARY AT 1738 YUKON AVENUE. THE CASE IS STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION.


ON 08/07/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED MICHCAL MESCH, 33, OF CHARLES CITY FOR POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE - 2ND OFFENSE, AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.


ON 08/05/2018 BREMER COUNTY DEPUTIES TOOK A REPORT OF THEFT FROM 411 CENTER STREET IN PLAINFIELD.


ON 08/05/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. FURTHER INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF SIERRA EDWARDS, 29, OF ALTOONA, FOR OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED.


ON 08/04/2018 THE BCSO CONDUCTED A TRAFFIC STOP ON A SPEEDING VEHICLE IN THE 1700 BLOCK OF 190TH STREET. FOLLOWING A BRIEF INVESTIGATION, JEFFREY MARVIN SCHAEFER, 27, OF WATERLOO, WAS ARRESTED FOR OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WHILE INTOXICATED 1ST OFFENSE.


ON 08/04/2018 THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RESPONDED TO A REPORT OF A ASSAULT AT THE BREMER COUNTY FAIR. DEPUTIES INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF NEIL FOLKERTS AGE 48 OF WAVERLY FOR SERIOUS ASSAULT CAUSING BODILY INJURY.


ON 08/03/2018 THE BCSO ARRESTED ALEJANDRO FRANCO, 31, OF SUMNER, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF OPERATING WHILE INTOXICATED. FRANCO WAS TAKEN TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $750 BOND.


ON 08/02/2018 THE BCSO ARRESTED MON-TIAIR DUPREE SANFORD, 25, OF WATERLOO, ON AN ACTIVE BREMER COUNTY WARRANT FOR PROBATION VIOLATION ON THE ORIGINAL CHARGE OF FORGERY. SANFORD WAS PICKED UP AT THE BLACK HAWK COUNTY JAIL AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BREMER COUNTY JAIL, WHERE HE WAS HELD ON A $5000 CASH BOND.


ON 08/02/2018 AT APPROX. 12:42 PM THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ARRESTED KATREENA MARIE NEWHOUSE OF WAVERLY ON THREE WARRANTS. THE WARRANTS WERE FOR POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, METH & MARIJUANA, FORGERY, AND THEFT 4TH DEGREE.


ON 8/1/2018, THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE RESPONDED TO A HOUSE ON FIRE AT 2555 HILTON AVENUE IN RURAL DENVER, IOWA. JANESVILLE FIRE AND RESCUE RESPONDED TO THE SCENE AND EXTINGUISHED THE FIRE BUT NOT BEFORE THE HOUSE WAS A TOTAL LOSS. NOBODY WAS HOME AT THE TIME OF THE FIRE. THE BREMER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE WAS ASSISTED BY JANESVILLE FIRE AND RESCUE, JANESVILLE 1ST RESPONDERS AND DENVER AMBULANCE SERVICE. THE CAUSE OF THE FIRE IS UNKNOWN AND STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION.