Dick Pellitier adjusts a helmet on a participant,

Annual Kids Safety Day May 2

  By TYLER MCLEAD Program Director, Syracuse Parks And Recreation Syracuse Parks Department is hosting its Third Annual Kids Safety Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at the Syracuse Community Center, North Long Drive. This annual event is designed to educate kids on how … Read More

SR 13-and-CR 500

BREAKING: Multiple Vehicle Accident On SR 13/CR 500N

  North Webster Fire and EMS along with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department are en route to a multiple vehicle accident on SR 13 at CR 500N, south of North Webster. Initial reports are there are minor injuries, but no entrapment. According to Chelsea Los, reporter for The … Read More

Greg McDaniel, Lafayette City Police Department, places a marker on a vehicle.

Warsaw PD Hosts Photogrammetry Class

  Warsaw Police Department is hosting a photogrammetry class for 10 officers from around the state this week. The class is offered through the Indiana Association of Certified Accident Investigators. Warsaw Police Department Lt. Kip Shuter is president and National Regional Director. The course is instructed by Indiana State … Read More

Death Investigation

ISP Investigating Death Of Whitley County Inmate

Investigators from the Indiana State Police in Fort Wayne are investigating the death of a male inmate of the Whitley County Jail after he was found unconscious and unresponsive in his cell early this morning. Preliminary investigation by Detective Andrew Mills indicated that during a routine check at … Read More

scam alert

ISP Warns Of IRS Scam

The IRS calling scam is making the rounds through Indiana again. As with past warnings on alleged government representatives calling to threaten immediate jailing for not cooperating with the person calling, please remember to never give personal information to the caller. Such personal information to never give over … Read More


Several Local Troopers Honored At Awards Ceremony

Last Friday afternoon, April 10, the Indiana State Police Department held an awards and recognition ceremony in Indianapolis. The ceremony publicly recognized the achievements, deeds of self sacrifice and accomplishments that all too often go without the proper recognition. Ninety employees from Indiana State Police Department from around … Read More

Police LIghts

North Webster Man Races At 111 MPH While Impaired

Stephen Ledgerwood, 25, North Webster, is in the Miami County Jail on preliminary charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated (narcotic), participating in a speed contest, and auto theft. He was arrested after police clocked his vehicle traveling 111 miles per hour on US 24 Thursday evening. Indiana … Read More

cows on I-69

Cows In Road Cause Traffic Jam On I-69

Indiana State Police were called out to I-69 near Pendleton to corral a group of cows walking along the side of the busy interstate earlier today. Officials with Madison County Emergency Management said the incident occurred in the southbound lane near the 229 mile marker. Traffic was slowed … Read More

Police LIghts

Search At Tippy Schools Has Clean Results

There was an unusual amount of officers in the Mentone area this morning causing some residents to wonder what was transpiring. Jon Hart, Tippecanoe Valley School Resource Office, reports four K9 units were brought in to search the hall ways and locker areas at the high school, middle … Read More

IMPD officer saves cat

Indianapolis Officer Saves Injured Cat From Busy Interstate

Thanks to an Indianapolis Metro Police officer, an injured cat stranded in the middle of I-465 is safe and recovering now. IMPD Officer Dodd spotted the cat huddled against a barricade in the middle of the busy interstate last Friday morning. He worked with Indiana State Police to … Read More

Indiana State Police - Stacey Page Online

ISP Bremen Post To Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint

By TRENT SMITH Public Information Section, Indiana State Police Indiana State Police Sergeant Ryan Lebo has announced a sobriety checkpoint that will be held in St. Joseph County by Bremen Post Troopers. The checkpoint will start during the evening hours of Friday, March 27. The checkpoint is in … Read More


One In Custody, One Dead In Pierceton

One individual is in custody and a second is dead after an early morning pursuit in Pierceton. The Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department and the Pierceton Police Department are currently investigating a pursuit and shooting incident that occurred this morning on the west side of the Town of Pierceton. … Read More


Elkhart County Deputy Involved in Three Vehicle Crash

The Indiana State Police is investigating a three vehicle crash that occurred earlier this afternoon which involved an Elkhart County Sheriff Deputy and sent two people to the hospital. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Ben Werner indicated that at approximately 3:36 p.m. a 2009 Ford Crown Victoria police car … Read More

Madison Jones infant

UPDATE: Infant Released To Foster Parent

An infant battered by his/her 18-year-old mother was released from Lutheran Hospital Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Fort Wayne, on Sunday and is now in the care of a licensed foster parent in another county. The infant was transported to Lutheran Hospital by Multi-Township EMS on Friday afternoon, Feb. … Read More

Trooper of Year Winters

Lafayette Trooper A Finalist For National Award

Senior Trooper Ryan Winters of the Lafayette State Police post is one of four finalists for the International Association of Chiefs of Police/Motorola trooper of the year award. An award ceremony will be held March 27 in Alexandria, VA, to honor the finalists and name the trooper of … Read More

woody arrest

Syracuse Murder Suspect Was Arrested At Gunpoint In Mishawaka

Brandon Thomas Woody, 22, 605 W. North St., Syracuse, was booked into the Kosciusko County Jail at 4:42 p.m. Thursday, by Indiana State Police. His arrest was made after information was provided by citizens throughout the community being channeled to officers. Woody was a person of interest in … Read More