MCPD offers safety tips when using A/C units

Shortly after announcing the arrest of a man in connection with three separate incidents of sexual assault and home invasions, the Michigan City issued the following window air conditioner ... Continue Reading →

Wheatfield man seriously injured in early morning crash

The La Porte County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a single-car crash that resulted in serious injury to 36-year-old Noah H. Serynek early Saturday morning. At 2:14 a.m. ... Continue Reading →

Bulletproof service windows installed at police station

The La Porte city police station now has bulletproof service windows that will not only allow open access to the public but will also protect staff, city officials have announced. Pictured ... Continue Reading →

Michigan City man arrested following three reports of sexual assaults and home invasions

  Three calls to the Michigan City Police Department within a two-hour period early Thursday morning resulted in the arrest of a Michigan City man on charges of attempted rape, ... Continue Reading →

Recipients of the Neil Thompson award named

Four students from La Porte County have received scholarships in honor of fallen La Porte County Sheriff’s Patrolman Neil Thompson. The students were presented with the scholarships ... Continue Reading →

“After I heard the audio from this policeman’s last words, I felt compelled to write…”

Column by WNLP’s Mike Kellems      On Saturday, July 4 Toledo, Ohio police officer Anthony Dia was dispatched to a call at a local Home Depot. It was reported that a ... Continue Reading →

Sheriff’s Deputy Hahn promoted to rank of sergeant

La Porte County Sheriff John T. Boyd today announced the promotion of Deputy Andrew D. Hahn to the rank of sergeant, effective July 4, 2020. Sgt. Hahn is a 2001 graduate of Michigan ... Continue Reading →

La Porte man shot to death near Michigan City’s Washington Park

Michigan City Police reported early Monday evening that a 22-year-old La Porte resident, Antonio Jesus Rivera, was found shot to death Saturday night, July 4, in a car on the city’s ... Continue Reading →

Update: Silver alert canceled

     The statewide silver alert for 29-year-old Shane G. Cooper, has been canceled, the La Porte County Sheriff’s Office has announced.    The alert was originally issued ... Continue Reading →

Police investigating two separate shootings in Michigan City

The Michigan City Police Department is investigating two separate shootings that have occurred within the city limits in the last several days. At about 11 p.m. Monday, June 29, officers ... Continue Reading →