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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Marshalltown Police Department Investigates Sexual Exploitation Allegation

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On July 6, 2021, the Marshalltown Police Department received allegations concerning potential sexual exploitation and inappropriate sexual contact between a former school employee and former student. The school employee was working in the Marshalltown Com...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Stimulus Payment Scams

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Scammers always be scamming. They are now running scams to steal your stimulus payments from you. Scammers are sending text messages, emails, or making calls to you pretending to be government employees and attempting to steal your personal information or...
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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Marshalltown Police Department K9 Program Announcement

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The Marshalltown Police Department is excited to announce the selection of Officer Nick Svoboda as the next K9 Handler for our department.  Officer Svoboda has served the City of Marshalltown for nearly four years.  He is currently assig...

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Marshalltown PD Seeking Public Assistance - Theft Investigation

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On July 13, 2021, at about 9:00 am, an item was stolen out of the bed of a pickup while parked at Theisen's. The police department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the person in this photo who may have information about this crime.

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Suspicious Telemarketing Complaints

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MPD has received calls from concerned citizens regarding a telephone fundraising effort purportedly organized by local law enforcement. The Marshalltown Police Department is not making these calls. The Marshalltown PD FOP is not conducting telephone fundr...
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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Marshalltown Public Library Seeking Applicants for Library Board of Trustees

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The Marshalltown Public Library is seeking applicants for the Library Board of Trustees.  There are two anticipated openings in December 2021.  

The Library Board of Trustees of the Marshalltown Public Library sets policy and oversees the...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Marshalltown Police Department Investigates Sexual Exploitation Allegation

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On June 23, 2021, the Marshalltown Police Department received allegations concerning potential exploitation and inappropriate contact between an adult male and a thirteen-year-old juvenile. Further investigation revealed that the adult male has been a tea...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Burglary Investigation

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The Marshalltown Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying two subjects who were near a burglary scene on July 5, 2021, at 1:05am.

Tips may be submitted by calling Marshall County Crime Stoppers 641.753.1234, via text by te...

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Posted on: July 6, 2021

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Vieth Construction will be closing Olive Street from 2nd to 4th Street to install storm sewer and water mains.  This closure will begin Monday July 12th and will las...
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Posted on: June 30, 2021

Marshalltown Police Department Investigates Sexual Exploitation Allegation

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On June 24, 2021, the Marshalltown Police Department received allegations concerning potential exploitation and inappropriate contact between an adult male and a seventeen-year-old juvenile. Further investigation revealed that the adult male has been a te...

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Posted on: June 29, 2021

Marshalltown Municipal Airport DBE Program FY 2022-2024

The Marshalltown Municipal Airport hereby announces its fiscal years 2022, 2023 and 2024 goal of 0.00% for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) airport construction projects. The proposed goals and rationale is available for ...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Cemetery Headstone – Vase Theft Investigation

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On June 16, 2021, Marshalltown Police Department received a call regarding suspicious items had been turned in for scrap at Gervich and Sons Inc, 901 East Nevada Street.  Employees noticed that a large amount of grave monument vases were turned i...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Git-N-Go Robbery Suspect Arrested

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The Marshalltown Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred on Monday, June 7, at approximately 5:00am. The Marshalltown Police Department responded to the Git-N-Go convenience store, located at 3302 South Center Street, after an employee ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Marshalltown Police Department Investigates Early Morning Robbery - UPDATE

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The Marshalltown Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred on Monday, June 7, at approximately 5:00am. The Marshalltown Police Department responded to the Git-N-Go convenience store, located at 3302 South Center Street, after an employee ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

MPD Robbery Investigation - Suspect Photos

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The Marshalltown Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred on Monday, June 7, at approximately 5:00am. The Marshalltown Police Department responded to the Git-N-Go convenience store, located at 3302 South Center Street, after an employee ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

Marshalltown Police Department Investigates Early Morning Robbery

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The Marshalltown Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred on Monday, June 7, at approximately 5:00am. The Marshalltown Police Department responded to the Git-N-Go convenience store, located at 3302 South Center Street, after an employee ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Yard Parking Reminders

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As the weather turns from winter into spring, the Marshalltown Police Department would like to remind residents of the city code prohibiting parking in your yard.

City code 72.040 states, “It shall be unlawful for any person, corporation or legal...

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Amazon Account Telephone Fraud Scheme

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A new SCAM variation has appeared locally regarding Amazon.com. The scam works like this: a perpetrator(s), claiming to be an Amazon representative(s), call unsuspecting individuals over the phone and claim that the individual has made a purchase on their...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Marshalltown Fire Responds to 108 N 11th St

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For Immediate Release: 02/28/21 

On February 28, 2021, at 3:31 am, the Marshalltown Fire Department (MFD) responded with Marshalltown Police Department (MPD) and Unity Point EMS to 108 N. 11th Street on a reported house fire. The fire was called i...

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Posted on: February 15, 2021

Marshalltown Fire Dept Responds to Residential Fires

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PRESS RELEASE: 02/15/21

At 10:02 A.M. the Marshalltown Fire Department responded to a residential fire reported at 704 Union Street in Marshalltown. Upon arrival, fire department personnel found a small single-family house with light smoke issuing from the...

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Posted on: December 28, 2020

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Posted on: December 28, 2020

Marshalltown Fire Dept Responds to Fire 600 Blk W Main St

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PRESS RELEASE: 12/26/20

At approximately 2 P.M. on December 25, 2020, the Marshalltown Fire Department was dispatched to the 600 block of West Main Street for a structure fire. The fire was reported by a passerby. Upon the arrival of fire department person...

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Posted on: December 1, 2020

Fall Open Burning Period is Over

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News Release 11/30/20 

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In July 2019, the Marshalltown City Council adopted a new ordinance regulating open burning. As such, November 30, 2020, at 7:00 pm marks the last day for the fall open burning period. Open burning for t...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Marshalltown Fire Dept Responds to Second Fire at 719 N 4th Ave

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NEWS RELEASE: 11/23/20

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On November 23, 2020, at 12:02 am, the Marshalltown Fire Department (MFD) responded with Marshalltown Police Department (MPD) and Unity Point EMS to 719 N. 4th Ave on a reported trailer fire. On arrival, fire cre...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Marshalltown Fire Dept Responds to Fire at 719 N 4th Ave

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NEWS RELEASE: 11/22/20

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On November 22, 2020, at 5:02 am, the Marshalltown Fire Department (MFD) responded with Marshalltown Police Department (MPD) and Unity Point EMS to 719 N. 4th Ave on a reported house fire. On arrival, s...

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

MARSHALLTOWN FIRE DEPT RESPONDS TO FIRE AT 2000 E NEVADA ST

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PRESS RELEASE: 11/19/20

At 1119 hours on Thursday, November 19, 2020, The Marshalltown Fire Department responded to 2000 East Nevada Street for an unknown fire situation. Upon arrival, a large, well-involved fire is found in the middle of an approximately ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

How to Appeal a FEMA Decision

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Latino & Hispanic Heritage Month

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The City of Marshalltown is proud to celebrate Latino and Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 - October 15, 2020.  Community members and business owners participated in a round table discussion on September 14th on ways the City can support the...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Burglary Investigation

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The Marshalltown Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying two subjects who were near a burglary scene on July 5, 2021, at 1:05am.

Tips may be submitted by calling Marshall County Crime Stoppers 641.753.1234, via text by te...

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