It should be noted a criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.


February 26, 2019


A 26 year old male Waukee resident was cited and released at 801 Court St., Adel for possession of drug paraphernalia.


A 32 year old male De Soto resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of possession of a controlled substance.


A 32 year old female Ankeny resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of theft.


A 22 year old male Redfield resident was arrested on a warrant for theft.


February 27, 2019


An 18 year old male Adel resident was arrested on a warrant for theft.


A 28 year old male Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for dominion/control of firearms/offensive weapon by a felon.


February 28, 2019


A single vehicle accident was reported on I Court when driver lost control on the icy roadway striking a plastic pole. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $2,500.


A single vehicle accident was reported in the 36000 block of I Ave., when driver over corrected and spun out across the south lane and entered the west ditch. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle was minimal. Driver, a Newark, NJ resident, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance after marijuana was found in his vehicle.


A 41 year old male West Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of OWI.


A 28 year old male Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for operating a vehicle with no consent.


March 1, 2019


A 50 year old male Woodward resident was arrested on a warrant for fraudulent practice.


A 41 year old male Des Moines resident was arrested in the 28000 block of Highway 6 for driving while barred, operate without an interlock and improper use of lanes.


A 23 year old male Des Moines resident was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of theft.


March 3, 2019


A 36 year old male Johnston resident was arrested at 6450 Raccoon River Dr., West Des Moines for OWI.


March 4, 2019


A deer versus vehicle accident was reported near the intersection of H Ave and Hwy. 141. No injuries reported. Damage to the vehicle estimated at $1,500.


A 38 year old female Orient resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while license suspended.


A 44 year old female Perry resident was arrested on a warrant for theft.


March 5, 2019


A 49 year old male Carroll resident was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear-original charge of driving while license suspended.