Police looking for wanted man after Friday night chase

Information from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office Police are looking for a wanted man after he drove away from a traffic stop and led police on a two-county chase Friday night, ... Continue Reading →

2 charged with beating man found by car

Press release from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office Shortly before 4 a.m. on Sunday, June 4, 2017, deputies from the sheriff’s patrol division were dispatched to the 3100 north ... Continue Reading →

3 local college-bound students receive scholarships from sheriff’s office

Photo and information provided Three students from LaPorte County received scholarships named in honor of fallen LaPorte County Sheriff’s Patrolman Neil Thompson on June 8, 2017. ... Continue Reading →

Deputy, firefighters rescue ducklings (all together now: awww!)

Photos and information provided From the LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office: “Unfortunately, we have had several sad posts due to recent crashes, so we wanted to cheer things up ... Continue Reading →

Man distracted LaPorte woman while 2 others robbed her home June 4

A LaPorte woman was the victim of a scam June 4, 2017, when two men entered her home and stole a pair of diamond earrings while a third man distracted her outside. The crime happened ... Continue Reading →

UPDATED JUNE 5: Two more major crashes occur within 24 hours June 3-4

Information from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office UPDATES JUNE 5: Regarding the car-vs.-train crash: The driver of the car has been identified as Crystal Hill, 37, of Kingsford Heights. ... Continue Reading →

(UPDATE JUNE 5: Cyclist’s condition upgraded) Police seek driver who hit, critically injured bicyclist Saturday morning

Photos and information from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office UPDATE JUNE 5: The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office has learned that the condition of the cyclist, Gregory ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte police issue photo of Marathon station robbers

The LaPorte Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying the two men in the photo above, which is from an armed robbery that occurred at the east-side Marathon ... Continue Reading →

Semi driver dies in rollover on I-94 in MC

Indiana State Police press release A semi pulling double trailers crashed early Wednesday morning, May 31, 2017, on I-94 eastbound at the 36 mile marker (2 miles east of US 421/Michigan ... Continue Reading →

South Bend man killed, LaPorte man hurt in U.S. 20 crash Tuesday morning

Information from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office  A South Bend man was killed and a LaPorte man injured early Tuesday morning, May 30, 2017, when their vehicles collided ... Continue Reading →