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

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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

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Saturation Patrol Nets Drug Arrests in Plymouth

Last Thursday the Indiana State Police, working in conjunction with the Plymouth Police Department, the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department and the Marshall County Prosecutor’s Office, arrested four individuals on various drug charges in a criminal saturation patrol in Marshall County. Area agencies are continuing to battle the meth … Read More

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UPDATE: Multi-Vehicle Crash On US 30 Involving Up To 20 Vehicles

UPDATE: According to a release from the Whitley County Sheriff’s Department, the original crash occurred when a car rear-ended a semi on US 30. The car then turned into another semi in the other lane of traffic and slid into the guardrail. While that was happening, another car became lodged … Read More


Arrest Made In Milford Meth Lab Investigation

An arrest has been made following a meth lab investigation at a residence in Milford. Warsaw Police Narcotics and Kosciusko County Drug Task Force officers arrested Richard Paul Lattea, 48, Milford, on preliminary charges of felony dealing methamphetamine. On Jan. 14, police received an anonymous report that meth … Read More


Indiana State Police Remember Fallen Trooper

Today the Indiana State Police remember the loss of Trooper Jason Beal who died on Jan. 15, 2000. Trooper Beal died three days after being struck by a vehicle. Beal was assisting a tow truck driver who was removing a vehicle from a ditch on SR 14 in … Read More

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BREAKING: Meth Lab Found In Vacated Milford Home

Kosciusko County officers are currently searching for two individuals in connection with a meth lab located in the northern portion of the county yesterday. (See Officers Respond To Possible Meth Lab In Milford) Officers from the Milford Police Department, Indiana State Police and the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department … Read More

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Osceola Man Killed In Three Semi Crash

By ANN WOJAS Public Information Office, Indiana State Police A three-semi crash in the early morning hours today took the life of one of the drivers. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Erik Kocinski revealed at approximately 3:45 a.m., Friday, a 2010 Kenworth tractor bobtail with no trailer, driven by … Read More


Whitley County Trooper Recognized For 20 Years Of Service

By SERGEANT RON GALAVIZ Public Information Office, Indiana State Police A Whitley County trooper, Sergeant Aaron W. Cook, was recognized recently for 20 years of service. Cook was appointed as a trooper on Dec. 4, 1994, as a graduate of the 51st Indiana State Police Recruit Academy. During … Read More

National LE Day

Jan 9 National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

On Friday, Jan. 9, partnering organizations in support of law enforcement officers nationwide will promote a National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. In light of recent negativity directed toward law enforcement nationally, there is a need to show law enforcement officers that our citizens recognize the difficult and sometimes … Read More

Police LIghts

Week Of ‘Blue’ To Honor Fallen Officers

During the week of Jan. 1-7 the Blue Alert Foundation will be sponsoring a National Blue Light For The Fallen campaign. The campaign encourages individuals to burn a blue light bulb either on their front porch or in their driveway to honor fallen police officers who were killed … Read More

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Officers Involved In Plymouth Shooting Identified

The names of the two officers involved in the shooting that occurred in Plymouth on Monday night have been released. (see related) According to information provided by Indiana State Police and Plymouth Police Department, Trooper William B. Ennis, ISP, and Officer Matthew Emenhiser, PPD, were the two officers … Read More


Marshall County Crash Claims Life Of Bremen Woman

Mary E. Durlin, 62, Bremen, died as a result of injuries she suffered in a one-vehicle accident shortly before 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 26. The accident was on US 6 near Rose Road. Two small children, in the vehicle, were not injured. They were in car seats in … Read More

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74th Indiana State Police Recruit Academy Graduates

The 74th Indiana State Police Recruit Academy held its graduation ceremony, last evening, Dec. 23, in the south atrium of the Indiana State Capitol Rotunda in Indianapolis. Indiana State Police Superintendent Doug Carter addressed the graduating recruits, followed by a keynote address from William Westfall, a nationally recognized law … Read More