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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Newton Police Department Completes March Seatbelt Survey

March Seatbelt Survey

The Newton Police Department recently conducted a seatbelt usage survey that showed seatbelt usage results by motorists in the community.On March 21, 2020, the Newton Police Department observed both vehicle drivers and their passengers for seatbelt usage....

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Protect You and Your Family From Becoming Victim to a Scam

Police - COVID-19 Scam Alert

The Newton Police Department continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation around the nation and state. We have become aware of coronavirus-related scams in other communities. It is terrible that people prey on fear. Still, we see this during and after ever...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Police Department Conducts Tobacco Compliance Checks

Police Department Conducts Tobacco Compliance Checks

On January 27, 2020, the Newton Police Department, in conjunction with the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division’s Iowa Pledge program, completed tobacco compliance checks on 19 retail establishments. The results of the compliance checks were that a...
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Posted on: January 1, 2020

2020 Pet Licenses Available for Purchase

The Newton Police Department has 2020 dog, cat, and miniature pig licenses available for sale. Newton pet owners are being reminded that 2020 animal licenses must be purchased by Tuesday, March 31, 2020, to avoid a late fee of $20.00.

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Snow Ordinance Parking Enforcement

Snow removal operations were declared on January 13th, 17th, 19th and 22nd.  Over 145 snow ordinance violation tickets were issued during that time period for vehicles illegally parked in residential and uptown business district areas. Snow ticke...

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