Sioux County Sheriff

Disturbance leads to arrest – February 21

On Sunday, February 21, at 6:14 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Julie Borner, age 48, of Hospers, IA. The arrest stemmed from report a disturbance that occurred at a residence in Hospers. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Borner was in possession of illegal drugs. Borner was transported to the Sioux County Jail … Read more

Several charged with alcohol violations – February 21

On Sunday, February 21, at 12:36 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office received an anonymous Nixle Tip of an underage drinking party that occurred at 4176 320th Street, two miles east of Boyden, IA Upon further investigation, deputies discovered several people who were under the age of 21 and in possession of alcohol. As a … Read more

Report of disabled vehicle leads to arrest – February 19

On Friday, February 19, at 6:53 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Rayleigh Thomas, age 23, of Sioux City, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of a disabled vehicle that was partially on the roadway on Highway 75, three miles north of Sioux Center, IA. Upon further investigation, deputies determined that Thomas, a … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – February 18

On Thursday, February 18, at 6:55 a.m.., the Sioux County sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 430th Street, two miles north of Alton, IA. Rachel Vander Schaaf, age 24, of Alton was driving a 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix eastbound on 430th  Street when she lost control of the vehicle, struck a … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – February 17

On Wednesday, February 17, at 7:38 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor accident that occurred on Highway 75, two miles south of Sioux Center, IA. Jamie Hinken, age 33, of Hull, IA was driving a 2004 Ford F-150 southbound on Highway 75. Zulema Anzua, age 21, of Orange City, IA was driving a … Read more

Motor vehicle accident leads to arrest – February 17

On Wednesday, February 17, at 5:30 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Mark Kruid, age 42, of Hawarden, IA. The arrest stemmed from a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Coolidge Avenue and Highway 10, four miles east of Hawarden. Kruid was driving a 2011 Chevrolet Equinox southbound on Coolidge Avenue … Read more

Recent ALICE training sessions conducted

Our School Resource Officer, Deputy Waylon Pollema, continues to train our area schools in the ALICE Training concepts. ALICE stands for Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evaluate. ALICE Training offers a set of common-sense lifesaving options and proactive strategies that authorizes and empowers the use of existing building infrastructure, technology and human actions. Using those strategies … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – February 15

On Monday, February 15, at 6:42 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Main Street and Highway 18, in Hull, IA. Michael Harmsen, age 63, of Rock Valley, IA was driving a 2018 Toyota Corolla eastbound on Highway 18. Timothy Teunissen, age 42, of Hull … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – February 14

On Sunday, February 14, at 6:55 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, three miles west of Rock Valley, IA. James Van Surksum, age 71, of Rock Valley was driving a 2018 Subaru Forester eastbound on Highway 18 when he struck a deer on the roadway. … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – February 14

On Sunday, February 14, at 12:35 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 440th Street and Buchanan Avenue, one-quarter mile northeast of Hawarden, IA. Victor Guzman, age 17, of Sioux Center, IA was driving a 2014 Nissan Altima eastbound on 440th Street where he approached … Read more