Two weeks have passed since the LaPorte County Sheriff’s Department began collecting bottled water to help those in need; and the donations have been significant.
LaPorte County’s historian has seen a reappointment to the slot, just in time for Indiana’s bicentennial celebration.
An alleged burglar in LaPorte County got more than he bargained-for in the early hours, Friday morning.
A deputy with the LaPorte County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a bit of community involvement to help those affected by an infrastructure disaster.
A five month old infant is in stable condition after authorities say the child suffered beatings at the hands of his father.
A LaPorte man has been arrested after police believe he sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl.
LaPorte County Sheriff’s Police were called to a residence Wednesday evening following reports of gunfire.
Officers arrived on scene to the 8400 East block of Emory Road. While securing the scene, another gunshot was allegedly heard coming from the home. Deputies made entry to the home through an open door.
A crash is being investigated in LaPorte County after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle.
The LaPorte Police Department will be stepping up patrols during the Thanksgiving travel period.
42-year-old Shonda Shropshire was taken into custody on October 16th. She is accused of starting four separate fires that occurred in the 800 block of Clay Street in September of this year.
A LaPorte man is facing a couple of charges after allegedly threatening a family member with a knife.
Officers were called to the 300 block of Maple Avenue in LaPorte on Wednesday for a domestic incident. Officers arrived on scene around 11:40 a.m.
LaPorte Police are searching for a suspect after an armed robbery over the weekend.
According to information provided by the police department, the incident occurred in the 100 block of East Lincolnway on Saturday morning. Officers arrived on scene several minutes before 3:00 a.m. to the gas station.
LaPorte Police are investigating after several vehicles saw their tires slashed on Friday evening.
According to information provided by the police department, officers were called to the 200 block of Lincolnway around 8:20 p.m. on Friday. Investigators found that 31 tires were slashed on 12 different cars.
Thursday marked the end of the statewide “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign.
The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Department says a crash on U.S. 421 at County Road 1800 South near LaCrosse closed the road for about an hour on Friday.
The LaPorte Police Department responded to a domestic incident, but located heroin and a marijuana grow operation in the process.
A Union Mills man was arrested on Sunday when police allegedly located cocaine during a search of his person.
LaPorte Police officers were patrolling the area of 800 Clay Street when they spotted 25-year-old Stephen Murphy. He was said to be sitting on the front steps of the residence around 5:00 p.m. that afternoon.
A rural LaPorte County fire station is missing some equipment following a burglary.
The incident occurred at Coolspring Township Station #2 – that’s located on Shebel Road near County Road 100 North. LaPorte County Sheriff’s investigators say the fire station is unmanned and in a remote location.