News Releases

Find the most recent news releases from the Owatonna Police Department here.   To view a desired news release, please click on the link below:

Bomb Threat-Federated Insurance 04 01 2014

Train Crash State Ave 03 12 2014

Belle Plaine Child Abduction 03 09 2014

Steele Waseca Cooperative Crash 12 12 2013

Aircraft Crash 04 29 2013

Media Release Level III Notification 10 31 2012

Motor Vehicle Crash 08 14 2012

2012 Night to Unite 06-26-2012

Thefts from Vehicles 6-20-2012

SCDIU Operation 3-12-2012

Park Damage 4-18-2011

Shooting Investigation 3-10-2011

December DWI Mobilization Pre Enforcement News Release 11 24 2010

Odowa Ali Ahmed Update 10 27 2010

Odowa Ali Ahmed Missing Person 10-26-2010

Tire Slashing Release 10-25-2010

Residential Arson-arrest 7-9-2010

Safe Summer 06 01 2010

Residential Burglary Arrest 5-7-2010

Traffic Initiatives 05 07 2010

Road Closure News Release 04 22 2010

Stabbing 2-16-2010

Operation Snowbowl 02 08 2010

Christmas storm parking 12 23 09

2009 OPD PUBLIC Graffiti 12 04 09

2009 Holiday Season Traffic Safety Enforcement Advisory 11 24 09

Owatonna High School Bomb Threat 11 17 09

Winter Parking Ordinance 11 06 09

Safe Neighborhoods Campaign 10 16 09

Suspicious male bulletin 9-18-2009

Safe and Sober-post wave annoucement 9-14-09

Fatality news release 09 04 09

Safe and Sober-pre wave annoucement-Labor Day 2009

Safe and Sober Post Wave Announcement

Injury Accident July 3 2009

2009 MN Night To Unite 06-22-09

Stabbing Arrest 3-6-09   

Stabbing 3-2-09

Residential Burglary Arrest 1-20-09

Child Fatality 12-31-08

Child Fatality 12-29-08

Property Damage 7-29-08