Press Releases

Motor vehicle accident north of Ireton leads to arrest April – 27

April 28, 2024

On Saturday, April 27, at 6:27 a.m.,  the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Karla Bohle, age 59, of Hudson, SD. The arrest stemmed from a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Eagle Avenue, three miles north of Ireton, IA. Bohle was driving a 2013 Jeep Wrangler northbound on Eagle Avenue when she lost control of the … Read more

Motor vehicle accident southwest of Rock Valley – April 24

April 25, 2024

On Wednesday, April 24, at 9:20 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 360th Street, 10 miles southwest of Rock Valley, IA. Tamara Steen, age 32, of Hawarden, IA, was driving a 2018 Nissan Altima eastbound on 360th Street when she struck a deer on the roadway. No … Read more

Driver fails to stop for deputy near Orange City, arrested for eluding and several other offenses – April 20

April 23, 2024

On Saturday, April 20, at 4:18 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested, Angel Manuel, age 24, Remsen, IA. The arrest stemmed from a pursuit that began when a deputy attempted to stop a vehicle traveling at a high speed on Jackson Avenue north of Orange City, IA; the vehicle continued eluding the deputy, driving … Read more

Traffic stop east of Sioux Center leads to arrest – April 20

April 22, 2024

On Saturday, April 20, at 11:42 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Santos Chilel-Lopez, age 34, of Huron, SD. The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred on 400th Street, four miles east of Sioux Center, IA. Upon further investigation, it was determined that Chilel-Lopez provided the deputy with false identification information; it … Read more

Motor vehicle accident south of Orange Citty – April 19

April 22, 2024

On Friday, April 19, 2024, at approximately 10:12 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Jackson Avenue and 470th Street, one mile south of Orange City, IA. Guillermo Gonzalez, age 20, of Fremont, NE, was driving a 2018 Toyota Camry northbound on Jackson Avenue. Angelina … Read more

Information sought in vandalism to residence mailboxes north of Boyden – April 17

April 17, 2024

On Wednesday, April 17, at 8:03 a.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated two reports of  vandalism that occurred on 300th Street, two miles north of Boyden, IA. Sometime during the overnight hours, two mailboxes were damaged and discarded in the ditch. If you have any information about this crime, please contact the Sheriff’s Office.

Information sought in motor vehicle accident east of Rock Valley – April 15

April 16, 2024

On Monday, April 15, at 10:48 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Chestnut Avenue, five miles east of Rock Valley, IA. Wyatt Timmer, age 16, of Alcester, SD, was driving a 2017 Ford Focus northbound on Chestnut Avenue when he reported that an unknown make or model … Read more

Motor vehicle accident east of Hull – April 15

April 16, 2024

On Monday, April 15, at 4:00 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, one mile east of Hull, IA. Emily Miranda, age 28, of Alton, IA, was driving a 2015 Nissan Altima eastbound on Highway 18. Colton Van Beek, age 21, of Rock Valley, IA, was … Read more

Motor vehicle accident north of Orange City – April 14

April 15, 2024

On Sunday, April 14, at 11:34 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 370th Street, six miles north of Orange City, IA. Brady Covey, age 33, of Hull, IA, was driving a 2016 Ford Pickup eastbound on 370th Street when he lost control of the vehicle, left the … Read more

Sharing inappropriate photos on Snapchat leads to arrest of Rock Valley man April 13

April 14, 2024

On Saturday, April 13, at 12:30 p.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office arrested Justin Van Noort, age 36, of Rock Valley, IA. The arrest stemmed from a report of inappropriate photos posted by Van Noort of a person on Snapchat without their consent. Van Noort was charged with first degree harassment.