Rogalla Sentenced to 15 Years
Amber Rose Rogalla, 37, of Balsam Lake, Wisconsin, was sentenced to 15 years in prison with a mandatory minimum of 3 years prior to parole eligibility in the Iowa District Court for Buchanan County on September 29, 2021.
A jury found Rogalla guilty of Burglary in the Second Degree, a Class C Felony, and Theft in the Second Degree, a Class D Felony, on August 19, 2021. Rogalla stipulated to being a Habitual Felony Offender due to her prior felony convictions in Wisconsin and Minnesota.
Rogalla was also ordered to pay victim restitution and submit a physical specimen to the State for DNA profiling.
The charges against Rogalla arose from a residential burglary and theft of a motor vehicle in rural Independence on July 29-30, 2020.
See official Buchanan County Attorney's Office Press Release.