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.


police reports

Area Police Reports

Warsaw Officers with Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incident: 4:17 p.m. Thursday, June 22, 1100 block of Lakeshore Drive, Warsaw. A female reported fraud. Kosciusko Officers with Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incident: 12:43 p.m. Thursday, June … Read More


Warsaw Woman Lied About Her Name When Caught With Meth

WARSAW — A Warsaw woman provided officers with a false name when she was pulled over and caught with methamphetamine. Erin Briseno, 27, 47 West CR 250N, Warsaw is being charged with possession of methamphetamine, a level 6 felony and false informing, a class B misdemeanor. On June … Read More

police reports

Area Police Reports

Warsaw Officers with Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incidents: 8:03 p.m. Thursday, June 22, 3900 block of Corridor Drive, Warsaw. Brandon Michael Baxter reported theft of a cell phone and a bottle of prescription medication. 3:01 p.m. Thursday, June 22, 400 block of Argonne Road, Warsaw. Employees … Read More

Winiavski Sentenced On Charges Stemming From Gang Fight

WARSAW — Frankie Vernon Winiavski Jr., 5205 E. Pierceton Road, Pierceton, was sentenced Thursday, June 22, for charges stemming from a gang fight that occurred at Mcdonald’s last December. Winiavski was sentenced on charges of criminal gang activity, a level 6 felony, and battery resulting in bodily injury, … Read More

Valentine Sentenced For Multiple Violent Charges

WARSAW — A Syracuse man was sentenced Thursday, June 22, for a string of violent offenses that occurred over the course of the end of 2016 and the beginning of this year. Todd Valentine’s charges stem from several incidents in August and September of last year when Valentine … Read More

accident reports

Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accident: 7:52 a.m. Thursday, June 22, North Lake Street, south of Fox Farm Road, Warsaw. Drivers: Heena G. Thakkar, 23, Chamberlin Drive, Warsaw, and Curtis T. Click, 29, East CR 225S, Winona Lake. The vehicles collided in a roundabout. … Read More

Thompson Arrested After Threatening Officer While High On Heroin

WARSAW — A North Manchester man was arrested after threatening an officer while high on heroin. Kyle Colby Thompson, 30, 4801 East CR 1500N, North Manchester, is being charged with intimidation, a level 6 felony and resisting law enforcement, a class A misdemeanor. On June 16, an officer … Read More

court news

Kosciusko County Court News

Kosciusko County Judgments Kosciusko County Filings Small Claims The following small claim has been awarded in Kosciusko Superior Court III, Judge Joe V. Sutton presiding: Credit Bureau Collection Services v. Mitchell A. Eckert, Warsaw, $867.59 Lary Lipply, Claypool, $2,784.97 Crystal Lybarger, Warsaw, $2,746.17 Total Recovery Services v. Candon … Read More

accident reports

Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accidents: 1:48 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, South Detroit Street, south of East Winona Avenue, Warsaw. Drivers: Brenden M. Damron, 19, East High Street, Etna Green, and Steven D. Kelly, 33, Stonebridge Road, Warsaw. Damron struck Kelly’s vehicle as … Read More