Press Releases

Motor vehicle accident east of Hawarden – June 12

June 13, 2024

On Wednesday, June 12, at 5:45 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 10; three miles east of Hawarden, IA. Luis Mora, age 42, of Hawarden, was driving a 2014 GMC Sierra eastbound on Highway 10 when he struck a deer on the roadway. No injuries were … Read more

Suspicious vehicle report south of Sioux Center leads to several charges for juvenile – June 8

June 10, 2024

On Saturday, June 8, at 6:26 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a suspicious vehicle complaint parked at a public water works lot located at 3129 420th Street, one mile south of Sioux Center, IA. Upon further investigation deputies discovered a juvenile that was operating the vehicle had an outstanding Sioux County arrest warrant … Read more

Motor vehicle accident west of Hull – June 8

June 10, 2024

On Saturday, June 8, at 1:15 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 310th Street (Highway 18) and Highway 75, two miles west of Hull, IA. Israel Sanchez-Matute, age 33, of Rock Valley, IA, was driving a 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee eastbound on Highway 18. … Read more

Commercial motor vehicle accident south of Hospers – June 7

June 10, 2024

On Friday, June 7, at 11:43 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one mile south of Hospers, IA. Singh Grupal, age 24, of Sacramento, CA, was driving a 2023 Freightliner semi-tractor pulling a trailer southbound on Highway 60 when he lost control of the vehicle, … Read more

Assault on child north of Hospers leads to arrest – June 7

June 10, 2024

On Friday, June 7, at 8:41 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Julio Gaspar, age 31, of Hospers, IA. The arrest stemmed from an assault report that occurred six miles northwest of Hospers, IA. Upon further investigation, it was determined that Gaspar assaulted a 15-year-od family member, causing bodily injury. Gaspar was transported to … Read more

Motor vehicle accident north of Sioux Center – June 7

June 10, 2024

On Friday, June 7, at 12:27 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Hickory Avenue, two miles north of Sioux Center, IA. Avary Dekkers, age 18, of Ireton, IA was driving a 2013 Honda CRV southbound on Hickory Avenue when she struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries were … Read more

Traffic stop in Boyden leads to arrest – June 6

June 8, 2024

On Thursday, June 6, at 3:20 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kelvin Sales-Garcia, age 20, of Cincinnati, OH. The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred on Highway 18 in Boyden, IA. Upon further investigation, the deputy discovered illegal drugs in Sales-Garcia’s possession. Sales-Garcia was transported to the Sioux County Jail where … Read more

Traffic stop in Hawarden leads to arrest for several charges – June 6

June 8, 2024

On Thursday, June 6, at 10:31 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Parrish Slover, age 58, of Hawarden, IA. The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred in Hawarden, IA. Sioux County K-9 Rocky was deployed and positively indicated to the presence of narcotics in Slover’s vehicle. A subsequent search of the vehicle … Read more

Motor vehicle accident north of Alton – June 5

June 5, 2024

On Wednesday, June 5, at 5:50 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, two miles north of Alton, IA. Saundra Craven, age 64, of Sheldon, IA was driving a 2021 Kia Seltos southbound on Highway 60 when she struck a deer in the roadway. No injuries … Read more

Registered Sex Offender arrested for indecent exposure – June 5

June 5, 2024

On Wednesday, June 5, at 4:38 a.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Shawn Noble, age 36, of Maurice, IA. The arrest stemmed from a call earlier that same date when deputies responded to a report from Noble who was threatening to harm himself. Noble was transported to Orange City Area Health where he voluntarily … Read more