Press Releases

Detloff arrested for DWLS

September 12, 2022

On September 6, 2022, Plymouth County Sheriff’s deputies were requested in the area of Marble Avenue and 160th St for a one vehicle roll-over accident.  Upon arrival on scene there were no injuries.  The driver of the vehicle, Kaden Detloff, age 20 of Ireton, was eastbound on 160th when he  failed to negotiate a turn…

Norrod arrest on warrant

September 9, 2022

On 09/09/22 at 12:05 p.m., the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office arrested Steven Matthew Norrod, age 27, on a valid Plymouth County warrant.  The warrant is for criminal mischief 3rd degree (original charge) and violation of probation.  Norrod was booked into the Plymouth County Jail and held on bond.

Lander arrested for DWLR

September 9, 2022

On September 8, 2022, a traffic stop was conducted at the intersection of Highway 3 and Evergreen. It was learned the driver, Britt Arthur Landers, age 41 of Akron, Iowa, did not have a valid driver’s license. Britt was placed under arrest for driving while license revoked. He was transported to the Plymouth County Jail…

Hoffer arrested for OWI

September 7, 2022

On September 6, 2022 a traffic stop was conducted on a white Pontiac Grand Prix at the intersection of Central Ave and Edward Drive in Le Mars, Iowa. During the course of the traffic stop the driver Shawnda Lee Hoffer, age 28 of Sioux City, Iowa, was placed under arrest for OWI first offense and…

Vander Meulen 10-50 PI

September 6, 2022

On 09/03/2022 at 6:36 a.m., the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a car crash at 33124 Hwy 12 in Plymouth County.  During the investigation it was determined that a 2006 Chevy Equinox being driven by Michael Vander Meulen of Sioux City, Iowa was traveling south on Hwy 12.  At some point the…

Hoonhorst arrested for DWLR

September 6, 2022

On 09/02/2022 a Donald Hoonhorst, age 44 of Le Mars, Iowa, drove himself to the Plymouth County Jail to serve a mittimus. Hoonhorst was found to have a revoked Iowa driver’s license due to OWI test failure. Hoonhorst was additionally charged with driving while license revoked.

Speed Enforcement Project

September 1, 2022

From August 18th to August 31st,  the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office conducted targeted speed enforcement patrols. During that period five deputies worked a total of 32 hours on the project. The goal was to reduce excessive speeds in Plymouth County thereby reducing the number of serious injury or fatality accidents. The speed enforcement will continue…

10-50 PI

August 31, 2022

On August 30, 2022 at approximately 1804 hours the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a car vs semi accident on Highway 75 near C80 in Plymouth County. Officers, deputies and ambulance crew arrived and determined a Peterbilt semi was attempting to turn at a gravel turnaround from the far lane causing a collision…

Cripe arrested for public intoxication

August 30, 2022

On 08/30/2022 a Kyle Cripe, age 25 of Sioux City turned himself into the Plymouth County Jail to serve a 21 day mittimus. Upon his arrival he was found to be intoxicated. Cripe was additionally charged with public intoxication.

Campbell arrested for Public Intox

August 29, 2022

On 8/26/2022 at approximately 6:12 p.m.,  Matthew William Campbell, DOB 7/31/183 of Le Mars, Iowa, reported to the Plymouth County Jail to serve a sentence.  Upon arrival he was found to be under the influence of alcohol.  He was charged with public intoxication and booked into the jail.

Main/Kim 10-50 PD

August 25, 2022

On August 23, 2022 at approximately 0755 hrs., the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office responded to an accident at the intersection of Hwy 12 and C38.  Kelsey Kim, age 25 of Westfield, Iowa, was southbound on Hwy 12.  Colby Main, age 18 of Sioux City, Iowa, was northbound on Hwy 12.  Kim failed to see the…

Carreto/Daly arrested for PCS, Paraphernalia, OWI and DWLB

August 24, 2022

On August 22, 2022 a traffic stop was conducted on grey Toyota Corolla for speeding. During the traffic stop it was found the driver, Shenise Elizabeth Carreto, age 28 of Marcus, IA, and passenger Bill Allen Daly, age 43 of Marcus, were in possession of illegal substances. Both were booked into Plymouth County Jail for…