Public Records

All information herein is provided by the official police sources that serve Kosciusko County.

Crimes reported here are preliminary investigations, taken in the field by patrol officers, and may or may not be assigned to a detective for further investigation. The information provided may be found after further investigation to be incorrect or false. Certain details of these incidents have been removed due to potential follow up investigation into the incident and / or for privacy rights.

UPDATE — Driver Identified In Claypool Fatal Crash

KOSCIUSKO — Kosciusko County officials are currently investigating a motor vehicle traffic crash on CR 700S at CR 600W near Claypool. One male subject has died from his injuries which resulted from the crash. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Deputies and emergency personnel responded Friday afternoon, Aug. 18, at 2:11 … Read More

accident reports

Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accident: 7:15 a.m. Friday, Aug. 18, North SR 15 and West CR 400N, Warsaw. Drivers: Tristin L. Brown, 31, Country Club Road, Warsaw, and Bryan D. Hernandez, 18, Saint Mary’s Drive, Warsaw. Both vehicles were stopped for construction. … Read More


Police Investigate Rock Thrown Through Window

BREMEN — Marshall County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a case of criminal mischief which caused damage to an apartment complex near Bremen. Police were called at 2:14 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, to the West Shore Drive Apartment Complex in the 4500 block of West Shore Drive, Bremen. During … Read More


Police Asking Public’s Help In Thefts

PLYMOUTH — Marshall County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the theft of electronic items at two Plymouth businesses. Police were called to the 1600 block of Lincoln Highway, near Queen Road, Plymouth at approximately 10:01 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16. Officials at Wheels Showcase and International RV reported an unknown … Read More

Mentone Man Arrested On Counterfeiting, Theft Charges

MENTONE — Franklin Lamar Sherrod, 34, 2774 S. 900W, Mentone, was arrested and charged with two counts of counterfeiting, level 6 felonies, and two counts of theft, class A misdemeanors. Court documents state Warsaw Police responded to reports of counterfeit bills being used at Clearwater Carwash and at … Read More

Official Charges Filed Against Waid In Auto Thefts

WARSAW — Steve A. Waid Jr., 41, 6687 E. Old Road 30, Pierceton, has been charged with two counts of burglary, one a level 4 felony, the other a level 5 felony; two counts of auto theft, both level 6 felonies; and resisting law enforcement, a level 6 … Read More

Charges Filed Against Franklin In Counterfeiting Crime

WARSAW — Details and charges have been released on the actions of Shawndrell Malik Franklin, 21, 244 W. Butler St., Fort Wayne, following his arrest Saturday, Aug. 12, on counterfeiting charges. He was held on $5,250 surety and cash bond. Documents filed Aug. 17, in Kosciusko Superior Court … Read More

accident reports

Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accident: 2:36 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13, East Eli Lilly Road, west of North Bishop Road, Syracuse. Drivers: Courtney B. Moore, 22, North CR 600W, Ligonier; and Jonathon M. Skordos, 29, Gerke Avenue, Fort Wayne. Skordos was loading … Read More

police reports

Area Police Reports

Syracuse Officers with the Syracuse Police Department investigated the following incidents: 7:56 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, 100 block North Medusa Court, Syracuse. Police located a 2008 Nissan Altima. 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, 600 block West North Street, Syracuse. Crystal M. Munson reported an incident of criminal recklessness … Read More