Man fails to show up for child molesting trial, later kills himself at park

Press release issued by LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office: “On Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at approximately 7:43 a.m., a sheriff’s office deputy was dispatched to Luhr County ... Continue Reading →

Gas leak in Hudson Lake closes 2 road portions, stops South Shore service between SB and MC

The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office is assisting with a gas leak in the area of Hudson Lake in northeastern LaPorte County. A 3-inch gas line near the intersection of John Emery Road ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte woman killed, son OK after train strikes pickup at Tyler Street

A LaPorte County woman and her son, 10, managed to get out of their pickup truck on the Tyler Street railroad tracks as a train approached Sept. 9, 2016, but the train’s impact ... Continue Reading →