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Posted on: February 19, 2024

MARSHALLTOWN MAN CONVICTED OF MURDER

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On Friday, March 17, 2023, at 4:03pm, law enforcement responded to 618 West Boone Street after receiving a 911 call reporting someone had been injured at this location and was not breathing. Upon arrival, officers found a 27-year-old male deceased. The vi...

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Posted on: February 18, 2024

Local Teacher Arrested for Assault

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On February 13, 2024, the Marshalltown Police Department initiated an investigation involving an assault allegation that occurred at Miller Middle School on February 12. A 13-year-old, male student reported he had been assaulted by his teacher while in cl...

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Posted on: January 25, 2024 | Last Modified on: August 10, 2018

Civilian Response to Violent Incidents Training

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The Marshalltown Police Department will be hosting a Civilian Response to Violent Incidents training on Thursday, February 29th, 2024 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  This training will help prepare attendees on how to react should they be involved in a...

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Posted on: January 24, 2024

2024 TOBACCO COMPLIANCE CHECKS & ENFORCEMENT

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The Marshalltown Police Department has taken a pledge to keep tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products out of the hands of Marshall County underage persons.

Known as I-PLEDGE, the program is a partnership with the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division ...

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Posted on: January 15, 2024

Traffic Stops Leads to the Recovery of a Stolen Firearm and Drugs

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On January 11, 2024, at approximately 10:47am an officer with the Marshalltown Police Department made a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation in the 1500 block of South 2nd Avenue. During the traffic stop the officer noticed a strong odor of m...

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Posted on: December 27, 2023

MPD Announces 2024 Citizens Police Academy

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The staff at the Marshalltown Police Department is seeking community members to participate in the up-coming 2024 Citizen Police Academy.  The curriculum and teaching methods are similar to the traditional police academy, but its students are not...

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Posted on: December 12, 2023

Imposter Scams

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SCAMS, SCAMS & MORE SCAMS

Talk to your parents, talk to your grandparents, talk to your elderly friends and neighbors.

Imposter scams are very common. These scams frequently target the elderly.

An imposter scam involving the FTC has been sweeping Iowa. S...

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Posted on: November 4, 2023

Winter Reminders

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As the winter season approaches, I continue to be thankful for the wonderful fall weather we have enjoyed.   However, like it or not, winter weather will soon be upon us.  That means winter weather driving conditions.  The Weath...

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