MCPD seized 191 firearms in 2020

  Officers of the Michigan City Police Department worked hard in 2020 to investigate firearm violations to decrease firearm-related crimes and violence within the city. The MCPD ... Continue Reading →

Park department offers 3 ways to sign your kids up for tennis, baseball, softball and t-ball

  Get in the game! Register for Boys Baseball (ages 7-15), Girls Fastpitch Softball (ages 7-14), Girls Slowpitch  Softball (ages 7-17), T-Ball (ages 5-6) and Tennis (ages 4 and ... Continue Reading →

La Porte woman charged with dealing meth

  A La Porte woman was charged with Dealing in Methamphetamine (L4 Felony), Possession of a Controlled Substance (Class A-Misdemeanor) and Driving While Suspended (Prior Violation; ... Continue Reading →

Man shot and killed, woman wounded in Michigan City

  A man was shot and killed and a woman was shot and wounded Saturday night, Jan. 23, in downtown Michigan City. A 911 call came in to the The La Porte County Regional Dispatch ... Continue Reading →

Woman dies in Saturday morning crash

  A Knox woman died in a La Porte County crash Saturday morning, Jan. 23, according to a La Porte County Sheriff’s Office press release. Lorie A. Myers, 45, ... Continue Reading →

Sheriff’s scholarships open to qualified high school seniors and college students

  Sheriff John T. Boyd has announced that the Indiana Sheriffs’ Association will again be awarding college scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college students who ... Continue Reading →

Money, merchandise taken from Sunglass Hut at Lighthouse Place

  Information from Michigan City Police Department Money and merchandise were taken from the Sunglass Hut outlet store, 419 Lighthouse  Place, on Jan. 20 at about 10 a.m. The ... Continue Reading →

Drunk driver challenges officer to drag race; things slow down from there

    Information from La Porte County Sheriff’s Office A driver who challenged a La Porte County officer to a drag race was subsequently dragged to jail. Captain Andy ... Continue Reading →

Man sustains cuts during robbery in Michigan City

  A 40-year-old man was battered by a robber on Jan. 15 at about 7:30 p.m. in the 500 block of Center Street, Michigan City, police said. Michigan City Police responded to a call ... Continue Reading →

Gunfire hits several MC buildings, vehicles

  Michigan City Police report that shots fired in the 1700 block of Goldfinch Lane hit several buildings and vehicles on Jan. 17 at about 6:30 p.m. Officers found numerous spent  ... Continue Reading →