Sioux County Sheriff

UTV accident southwest of Sioux Center – October 24

On Monday, October 24, at 11:56 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a utility-terrain vehicle (UTV) accident that occurred near the intersection of 420th and Goldfinch Ave, three miles southwest of Sioux Center, IA. Kathleen Vonk, age 62 of Ireton, IA, was driving a 2015 Can Am Commander UTV westbound on 420th Street when she … Read more

Motor vehicle accident south of Sioux Center – October 10

On Monday, October 10, at 5:38 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, two miles south of Sioux Center, IA. Michael Glade, age 51, of Sioux Center, was driving a 2017 Ram 1500 southbound on Highway 75 when he struck a deer on the roadway. No … Read more

Traffic stop leads to arrest near Rock Valley – September 2

On Friday, September 2, at 4:53 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kanaan Centeno, age 25, of Alexander, IA. The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred on 310th Street, two miles northeast of Rock Valley, IA. Upon further investigation, the deputy discovered marijuana in Centeno’s possession. Centeno was transported to the Sioux … Read more

Report of harassment leads to arrest in Granville – August 31

On Wednesday August 31, at 9:42 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Ryan Betcke, age 58, of Granville, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report that Betcke was harassing employees working for the City of Granville. During the course of the investigation, Betcke called 9-1-1 reporting non-emergency matters. Betcke was transported to the Sioux … Read more

Domestic assault leads to arrest – July 13

On Wednesday, July 13, at 6:53 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Mark Plendl, age 72, of Orange City, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of a disturbance that occurred at a residence near Orange City. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Plendl assaulted a female victim during the disturbance. Plendl was transported … Read more