Woman stabbed several times, suspect hurt in Michigan City

  Michigan City Police press release The La Porte County E-911 Regional Dispatch Center received a 911 call on April 5, 2021, at 3:29 a.m. regarding a person who was stabbed in ... Continue Reading →

La Porte man dies in two-car crash on U.S. 35

  La Porte County Sheriff’s Office press release  On April 5, 2021, at 5:43 a.m., deputies were summoned to the intersection of U.S. 35 and CR-250S, rural Pleasant Township, ... Continue Reading →

Rider in traveling motorcycle group is killed in accident

  Press release from the La Porte County Sheriff’s Office On April 3, 2021, at 4:02 p.m., deputies were summoned to the intersection of CR-400W and CR-1000S, rural ... Continue Reading →

Speeding driver arrested after pot, 2 guns found in car

  A South Bend man was arrested April 2 after a La Porte County sheriff’s deputy found two guns and drugs in his car. Delmonte Campbell, 31, was stopped at about 2:30 p.m. ... Continue Reading →

Community briefs

  INDOT to hold virtual career fair Thursday The Indiana Department of Transportation will host an online, virtual career fair Thursday, April 1, from 11 a.m. to noon. INDOT is ... Continue Reading →

Chicago man arrested after car chase

  Information from La Porte County Sheriff’s Office A Chicago man was arrested after being spotted driving the wrong way on Ind. 2, then leading police on a chase. The La ... Continue Reading →

Michigan City man hit twice in drive-by shooting

  A 41-year-old Michigan City man was shot twice by someone in a car traveling past his on Sunday, March 28. The man, whose name was not released by Michigan City Police, is expected ... Continue Reading →

Felon who fled La Porte County is located in Arkansas

  Press release from La Porte County Sheriff’s Office On March 11, Timothy J. Bailey, 53, who was not in custody, appeared in person in La Porte County Superior Court 1 ... Continue Reading →

Police will be looking for violators of school bus stop-arm laws

  Both City of La Porte and La Porte County officers are ramping up enforcement this spring to protect students going to and from school. Over the next couple of months, police ... Continue Reading →

Pilot, passenger OK after emergency landing in LP County cornfield

  Photo and information from La Porte County Sheriff’s Office The pilot and passenger of a 1965 Piper Twin Comanche are OK after the pilot made an emergency landing in a ... Continue Reading →