Motor vehicle accident north of Sioux Center – March 24

On Sunday, March 24, at 9:23 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75; three miles north of Sioux Center, IA. Dennis Narro, age 23, of Rock Valley, IA, was driving a 2014 Ford Edge Limited southbound of Highway 75 when she lost control of the vehicle, … Read more

Disturbance in Hospers leads to arrest – November 9

On Thursday, November 9, at 11:37 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Cody Mulder, age 40, of Hospers, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report that Mulder was threatening to assault the occupant inside an apartment on Willow Creek Lane in Hospers. During the disturbance, Mulder also broke the front door of the apartment. … Read more

Two arrested as a result of a traffic stop south of Rock Valley – June 12

On Monday, June 12, at 5:06 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Angel Martinez, age 22, and Nathan Lee Hoiland, age 28, both of Rock Valley, IA. The arrests stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred on Elmwood Avenue, four miles south of Rock Valley.. Upon further investigation, Deputies discovered Martinez’ driver’s license was … Read more

Motor vehicle accident leads to arrest – June 4

On Sunday, June 4, at 3:38 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s office arrested Cameron Shellhammer, age 24, of Sioux City, IA. The arrest occurred following the investigation of a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 310th Street, two miles northwest of Boyden, IA. Shellhammer was driving a 2012 Chevrolet Tahoe Eastbound on 310TH Street when … Read more

Traffic stop in Sioux Center leads to arrest – May 25

On Thursday, May 25, at 2:14 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Edgar Chilel-Lopez, age 26, of Sioux Center, IA.  The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred on13TH Avenue SE in Sioux Center where he was driving a 2007 Toyota Avalon.  Upon further investigation, the deputy determined that Chilel-Lopez’s driver’s license was … Read more

A brief history of the seven point sheriff badge

Did you ever wonder about the history of the seven-point badge worn in 99 Iowa counties? If you ever did, you’re at the right place! I was at a one-day conference and this topic came up. Just in case you ever wondered, check out this poster…now you know! ❤️? In today’s world, it’s good to … Read more