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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.

Licenses are availab...

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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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Posted on: February 3, 2020

Cops & Neighborhoods United Meetings

The Police Department will once again be hosting zone meetings in an effort to improve communication with residents and reduce crime or problems within neighborhoods. Officers will present the latest crime stats for the community and the specific zone the...

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

Officer Miller Sworn in to Newton Police Department

Officer Kurtis Miller

Congratulations to Officer Kurtis Miller on being sworn in as our newest police officer.

Officer Miller earned a bachelor's degree from Coe College and graduated from the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy in 2017. Officer Miller served nearly 3 years with the F...

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