Sioux County Sheriff

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Trespass complaint in residence leads to arrest – June 29

June 29, 2021

On Tuesday, June 29, at 10:09 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Seth Van Kekerix, age 38, of Rock Valley, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of trespassing that occurred at a residence on 4th Street in Hull, IA. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Van Kekerix entered the residence without permission. When … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – June 28

June 29, 2021

On Monday, June 28, at 4:46 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 18 and Division Street, in Hull, IA. Marilyn Brummel, age 67, of Hull was driving a 2001 Chrysler Sebring westbound on Highway 18. Tristan Fraser, age 22, of Rock Rapids, IA … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – June 28

June 28, 2021

On Monday, June 28, at 10:13 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 10 and East Division Street in Alton, IA. Lori Schmit, age 62, of Sioux City, IA was driving a 2014 Toyota Sienna minivan westbound on Highway 10. James Stofferan, age 52, … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – June 27

June 28, 2021

On Sunday, June 27, at 4:29 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Harrison Avenue, one mile south of Sioux Center, IA. Tayla Kleinwolterink, age 24, of Hospers, IA was driving a 2002 GMC Sierra southbound on Harrison Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle, entered the … Read more

Disturbance leads to arrest – June 27

June 27, 2021

On Sunday, June 27,  at 1:55 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Andrew Bromander, age 39, of Sloan, IA.     The arrest stemmed from a report of assault that occurred on Jefferson Avenue, two miles south of Alton, IA.     Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Bromander assaulted a female victim causing … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – June 24

June 25, 2021

On Thursday, June 24, at 8:30 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 390th Street and Grant Avenue, in Sioux Center, IA. Alexis Kooima, age 14, of Sioux Center, was driving a 2008 Ford Explorer westbound on 390th Street when she attempted to turn right … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – June 22

June 22, 2021

On Tuesday, June 22, at 3:55 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 10, four miles east of Hawarden, IA. Katie Anderson, age 36, of Hawarden was driving a 2014 Buick Encore westbound on Highway 10 when she struck an Iowa Department of Transporation road construction barricade. No … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – June 22

June 22, 2021

On Tuesday, June 22, at 1:04 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, two miles north of Alton, IA. Jack Carter, age 72, of Santa Fe, NM was driving a 2002 Ford Econoline van southbound on Highway 60 when he struck a deer on the roadway. … Read more

Disturbance leads to arrest – June 21

June 21, 2021

On Monday, June 21, at 3:08 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Autumn Van Der Linden, age 34, of Alton, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of a disturbance that occurred at a residence on 440th Street, one mile north of Alton. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that Van Der Linden handled a … Read more

Jail Sergeant Charley Dibbet promoted to Lieutenant

June 21, 2021

Detention Officer Sergeant Charley Dibbet was promoted to the rank of jail Lieutenant. Dibbet was appointed to the position of Detention Officer (Jailer) at the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office in January of 2015 by Sheriff Dan Altena; he was promoted to Sergeant in June of 2017. In addition to his regular jail duties, Dibbet oversees … Read more