It should be noted a criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.


September 18, 2018


A single vehicle accident was reported on 125th Pl. when driver swerved to avoid an animal on the road and lost control. Driver was checked out by the Dallas County EMS. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $5,000.


September 19, 2018


A 25 year old female Des Moines resident was arrested at the intersection of Hickman Ave and NE Dartmoor Dr., for driving while barred.


A 33 year old male West Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for OWI.


A 43 year old male Rippey resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while license suspended.


A 49 year old male Vinton resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of burglary.


A 19 year old male Adel resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of possession of a controlled substance.


A 36 year old female Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for forgery.


A 32 year old Dallas Center resident was arrested in the 100 block of 14th St., Dallas Center for trespassing.


September 20, 2018


A 48 year old male Urbandale resident was arrested on a warrant for theft.


A 24 year old male Dallas Center resident was arrested for driving while barred.


A two vehicle accident was reported at the intersection of Highway 6 and R Avenue causing minor damage to both vehicles. No injuries reported.


September 21, 2018


A single vehicle accident was reported in the 17000 block of Highway 141 diagonal when driver lost control and began swerving. Driver went off onto the gravel shoulder losing control and entering the ditch, striking a power line pole. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $4,000. Driver was cited for failure to maintain control.


September 22, 2018


A 26 year old female Adel resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while license suspended.


A 41 year old male Churdan resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of domestic abuse assault.


A single vehicle accident was reported near the 141 mile marker of Highway 141 diagonal when driver fell asleep at the wheel and went off onto the shoulder going into the north ditch rolling several times. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $3,000.


A two vehicle accident was reported on Seminole Ave., Woodward. Estimated damage to both vehicles was $18,000. One driver was checked by the Dallas County EMS. One driver was cited for failure to yield upon left turn.


September 23, 2018


A 24 year old male Grimes resident was arrested at Ute Ave. & High St., Booneville for public intoxication.


September 24, 2018


A deer-vehicle accident was reported near the 117 mile marker of Interstate 80. No injuries reported. Damage to the semi estimated at $6,000.


A deer-vehicle accident was reported in the 25000 block of N Avenue. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $3,000.


A 59 year old male Redfield resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of possession.


A 21 year old male Perry resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of domestic abuse.


A 25 year old male Altoona resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of domestic abuse.