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.




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BREAKING: Car Crashes Into Building

Warsaw Fire Department and Multi-Township EMS are en route to an accident at the Heart Plaza, 2509 E. Center St., Warsaw. According to a Warsaw Police Department officer at the scene, the driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries and is currently being evaluated by EMS. The city’s … Read More

Monday arrests

Jail Bookings

Kosciusko The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Kosciusko County Jail: Nov. 25 Randy Lee Engle, 59, 10090 N. Turkey Creek Road, Syracuse, arrested for driving while suspended. Bond: $300 cash. Nov. 24 Christopher Bartz, 36, 221 S. Wray St., Warsaw, arrested for operating a vehicle … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accident: 5:33 a.m. Monday, Nov. 24, North Syracuse-Webster Road, west of North CR 700E, Syracuse. Driver: Jennifer N. Irwin, 24, North Syracuse-Webster Road, Syracuse. Irwin hit the accelerator instead of the brake when she saw a deer … Read More

Area Incident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incidents: 4:16 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 25, 5100 block Heron Boulevard, Warsaw. Nathan Nicholas York and Michael Lee Ford reported a battery. 3:42 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24, 600 block Walter Way, Warsaw. James Chester Shuster reported a burglary of … Read More

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Teen Pleads Guilty In Arson Charge

A 13-year-old female entered a guilty plea to the charge of arson recently. The change of plea was entered during a juvenile delinquency hearing in Kosciusko County Superior Court 1. Judge Duane Huffer stated he found factual basis for the admission of guilt and ordered a pre-dispositional report. … Read More

Whitley County Arrest

Churubusco Police Locate 17 One Pot Labs

Churubusco Town Marshal Mike Engle, Deputy Marshal Garry Jones and Reserve Officer Zach Bell discovered not one, but 17 one-pot methamphetamine labs during an investigation of a suspicious vehicle. Police responded at 11:05 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, to a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot in Churubusco. They found … Read More

Weekend arrests

Jail Bookings

Kosciusko The following individuals were arrested and booked into the Kosciusko County Jail: Nov. 23 Natasha Ann Brunner, 25, 675 W. Business 30, Columbia City, arrested for possession of paraphernalia. Bond: $750 cash. Adam Wayne Booher, 31, 1760 E. CR 700S, Claypool, arrested for operating a vehicle while … Read More

Area Incident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incident: 1:11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, 7400 block West SR 25 and South Tinkey Road, Mentone. Jordan M. Fraser reported a traffic accident where the driver of the other vehicle had left the scene. Warsaw Officers with … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 6:50 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, Eight Square Road, east of North CR 175E, Warsaw. Driver: Sheila S. Swinehart, 37, South Edgewater Drive, Syracuse. Hit deer. Damage up to $1,000. 5:41 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, East CR … Read More

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UPDATE: Accident on Syracuse-Webster Road

Jennifer N. Irwin, 24, North Syracuse-Webster Road, Syracuse, signed off on medical care at the scene of a one-vehicle accident Monday morning. The accident was at 5:33 a.m. on North Syracuse-Webster Road, west of North CR 700E, Syracuse. Irwin told police she was eastbound when she saw a … Read More

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UPDATE: Accident On South SR 25

Haley Koser, 15, West Monoquet Road, Warsaw, complained of pain to the knee/lower let/foot, after the vehicle was was a passenger in went off the road Saturday, Nov. 22. Koser was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Betty M. Trump, 66, West Monoquet Road, Warsaw. The accident … Read More

Jail Bookings Friday

Jail Bookings

Kosciusko The following individuals were arrested and booked into the Kosciusko County Jail: Nov. 22 Ryan Christopher Meadows, 30, 3001 S. CR 625W, South Whitley, arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. No bond listed. Daniel Dwayne Clark, Jr., 20, 115 Steury Ave., Goshen, arrested for illegal consumption … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 2:15 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, West SR 25 and South CR 900W, Mentone. Drivers: Kelli J. Michael, 34, West Holderman Road, Silver Lake and Troy Ricker, 46, Colony Point Drive, Punta Gorda, Fla. Michael came over … Read More

Area Incident Reports

Milford Officers with the Milford Police Department investigated the following incident: 3:16 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, 400 block North Higbee Street, Milford. Jeri L. Brown reported her vehicle struck by an unknown vehicle, causing damage. Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incidents: 5:36 p.m. … Read More

Jail bookings

Jail Bookings

Elkhart The following individual was arrested and booked into the Elkhart County Correctional Facility: Nov. 20 Michael Chad Engle, 41, 4762 N. CR 700, Leesburg, arrested for contempt of court, possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia, false informing, resisting law enforcement. Bond: $3,750. Kosciusko The following individuals were … Read More