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Posted on: November 18, 2022

Fatal Fires in the State

There have been several fatal home fires in the state this past week. One of the fires, which killed four children, was caused by an overloaded power strip. If you are using a space heater, please plug it directly into an outlet. No extension cords or pow...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Marshalltown Man Arrested on Drug and Weapons Offenses

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On November 7, 2022, the Marshalltown Police Department received information concerning a threat involving a firearm. A police investigation subsequently revealed a Marshalltown man threatened two juveniles ages 17 and 14 on November 7 and displayed a fir...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Fire Department Starts Residential Knox Box Program

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The Marshalltown Fire Department, in conjunction with Marshalltown Rotary Club, Marshalltown Lions Club, The Ann Keyser Trust, and Alliant Energy, is pleased to announce a new program. The Residential Knox Box Program is designed to give the fire departme...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Online Sales Transaction Safety Reminders

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The Marshalltown Police Department frequently receives complaints or concerns regarding Internet fraud schemes. In an effort to protect community members from these types of crimes, the Marshalltown Police Department (located at 909 South 2nd Street) has ...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Marshalltown Snow Parking Reminders

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Winter is just around the corner.  The Marshalltown Police Department would like to remind everyone of parking regulations during winter storms. 

The city will typically declare a winter storm emergency if there is a forecast of two or mo...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

Winter Safety Reminders

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As the Thanksgiving 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 Weather C...

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Posted on: November 5, 2022

Marshalltown Police Department Investigating Fatality Motor Vehicle Crash UPDATE

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On Friday, November 4, 2022, at 11:12pm, public safety personnel responded to the 1800 block of South 6th Street for a single vehicle crash. Upon arrival, first responders found a vehicle that had collided with a utility pole. The vehicle was severely dam...

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Posted on: November 5, 2022

Marshalltown Police Department Investigating Fatality Motor Vehicle Crash

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On Friday, November 4, 2022, at 11:12pm, public safety personnel responded to the 1800 block of South 6th Street for a single vehicle crash. Upon arrival, first responders found a vehicle that had collided with a utility pole. The vehicle was severely dam...

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Posted on: October 13, 2022

Marshalltown Police Department Seeks Public Assistance

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The Marshalltown Police Department is seeking assistance in locating a wanted person.

Rashaun Jared Redhouse (AKA Shaun Redhouse), age 25, is wanted on the following warrants:

  1. Failure to Appear – Domestic Abuse Assault
  2. Animal Abuse
  3. Violation of a No Contact O...
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