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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: April 1, 2021

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness month.  Now is a good time to focus public attention on the epidemic of sexual violence that plagues our communities.  The natural inclination for most of us is to say these problems occur somewhere else...

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Posted on: March 30, 2021

POLICE MAKE ARREST IN MITCHELL FAMILY FUNERAL HOME BURGLARY

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On March 6, 2021, at 9:14 am, Mitchell Family Funeral Home reported a burglary and theft which occurred sometime in the early morning hours of March 6, 2021.  Using evidence from the scene of the burglary, video surveillance from the funeral home...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Social Security Scams

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Not again?

The social security scam is making the rounds in our community. If you receive a call about your social security number being suspended, or the caller tells you there is a problem with your number, just hang up the phone. Do not press one. Do no...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

Marshalltown PD Recognizes Staff

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This morning, Chief Tupper recognized these fine officers with one of the department's highest honors, the Lifesaving Award. This award is presented for exemplary service, courageous action, and a commitment to the sanctity of human life.On May 7...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Marshalltown PD - Burglary Arrest Announcement

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On March 11, 2021 at about 3:15 am, a Marshalltown Police Officer was checking businesses on E. Southridge when he interrupted a burglary in progress. After a short foot pursuit, the suspect was captured and taken into custody.  

Upon investigatio...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Marshalltown PD - Burglary Arrest Announcement

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A burglary and theft report was filed with the Marshalltown Police Department on February 21, 2021. A combined investigative effort between the victim(s) of those crimes and the Marshalltown Police Department culminated with a search warrant being execute...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Marshalltown PD Seeking Public Assistance - Theft Investigation

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The Marshalltown PD is seeking to identify this female and vehicle responsible for the theft of packages.  The vehicle is described as possibly a Nissan Altima or Maxima and the female a white female in her 20's with brown hair. &nbs...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Lewis Murder Investigation – UPDATE Arrest Announcement

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Today, the Marshalltown Police Department, and the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation, filed criminal charges in connection with a March 25, 2020 shooting incident that seriously injured a 27-year-old Marshalltown man and killed Johnqwez Deanthony Le...

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

Vandalism Identification Assistance

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MEDIA RELEASE DATE: November 18, 2020

 Tips may be submitted by calling (641) 753-1234, via text by texting the word “marshall” followed by the tip to CRIMES (274637), or online at www.marshallcountycs.com. All tips are complet...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

MPD Officer Involved - Shooting Investigation

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MEDIA RELEASE: 05/13/20

RELEASED BY: Chief Michael Tupper

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OFFICER INVOLVED - SHOOTING INVESTIGATION

On Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at approximately 4:20 a.m., the Marshalltown Police Department responded to the 200 block of North 5...

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