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.


Trial Of Woody And DeHart Scheduled To Begin Thursday

WARSAW — Nineteen months and 10 days after the murder of Tara Thornburg and Josh Knisley at a Main Street residence in Syracuse, two of the three accused will stand trial. The joint murder trial of Brandon Thomas Woody, 24, and Kyle David DeHart, 24, both of Syracuse, … Read More


Four Arrested For Repeat Thefts From Walmart

WARSAW — Four North Manchester residents are arrested after stealing over $1,600 of merchandise from Walmart on at least four separate occasions. John Leonard Glenn, 61, 308 S. 1st St., North Manchester, was arrested for corrupt business influence, a level 5 felony; theft, a level 6 felony; three counts … Read More


Jail Bookings

Kosciusko The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Kosciusko County Jail: Marshall The following individual was booked in the Marshall County Jail: Elkhart The following individuals were booked in the Elkhart County Detention Facility: … Read More

police reports

Area Police Reports

  Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incidents: 8:44 a.m. Monday Sept. 26, 700 block West Winona Avenue, Warsaw. Doralee Buell reported fraudulent activity to her Mutual Bank account. 11:21 a.m. Monday, Sept. 26, 300 block North Indiana Street/East Canal Street, Warsaw. City of … Read More


Couple Arrested On Fraud and Forgery Charges

WARSAW — A couple has been arrested on theft and fraud charges. Ashley Lynn Caprarotta, 30, 59725 CR 3, Elkhart, was arrested on Sept. 26, for one count of fraud, a level six felony and one count of attempted fraud, a level six felony. Chad Markham, 30, 901 Mervin … Read More


Gasaway Charged With Battery With a Deadly Weapon, Criminal Recklessness

WARSAW — A Warsaw man was arrested after chasing down two men and trying to run one of them over with his truck. Daven Paul Gasaway, 19, 5774 North 2nd St., Warsaw, is being charged with battery while armed with a deadly weapon, a level 5 felony; criminal recklessness … Read More


Warsaw Man Facing OWI, Resisting Charges After High-Speed Chase Over State Lines

WARSAW — An OWI car chase that crossed over Indiana and Michigan state lines Saturday evening landed a Warsaw man behind bars. Cory Thomas, 39, of Warsaw, faces fleeing and eluding, resisting and obstruction, OWI, possession of marijuana and open intoxicants charges. He will face these charges out … Read More


Man Charged with Stealing From Nunez Automotive

WARSAW — A man has been identified in the June burglary of Nunez Automotive. James Hillard Hurd III, 29, 10376 South Edgewater Drive, Silver Lake, is being charged with burglary, a level 5 felony, and theft, a level 6 felony. According the the affidavit of probable cause, a Kosciusko … Read More


Jacob William Meyer Sentenced For Possession of Narcotic Drug

WARSAW — Jacob William Meyer, 27, 356 E. Birchwood Court, Warsaw, was sentenced on Monday, Sept. 26, on a count of possession of a narcotic drug, a level six felony. One count of dealing a narcotic drug was dropped, per the plea agreement. According to the affidavit of … Read More


Warsaw Woman Charged with Domestic Battery

WARSAW — A Warsaw woman is being charged with domestic battery after jumping on her father’s back. Angela D. Prater, 38, 1822 La Vista Drive, Warsaw is being charged with domestic battery to a family or household member with a child under the age of 16 present, a level … Read More