ISP Remind Drivers To Celebrate Responsibly

By RICH MYERS Public Information Officer, Indiana State Police INDIANA — The Indiana State Police, in partnership with the Governor’s Council on Impaired and Dangerous Driving and the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute, reminds all Indiana motorists to celebrate this year’s Super Bowl responsibly by driving sober and safe. … Read More

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Accident Claims Lives Of Two Columbia City Residents

By SGT. RON GALAVIZ Indiana State Police Public Information Officer, Fort Wayne Post WHITLEY COUNTY — The Indiana State Police continues to investigate a two-vehicle crash which occurred Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 3, at the Whitley and Allen county line that claimed the lives of a 43-year-old woman and … Read More


State Police Serve Four Drug Warrants In Plymouth

By TRENT SMITH Public Information Section, Indiana State Police Bremen Post MARSHALL COUNTY — The Indiana State Police SWAT team raided four homes in Plymouth Friday and Monday after members of the Bremen Post Criminal Interdiction Team obtained search warrants for the residences. The state police were assisted by … Read More


New License Plate First To Combat Distracted Driving

INDIANAPOLIS — There are now more crashes related to texting and driving than drinking and driving. In fact, 80 percent of all crashes involve some form of driver distraction. In an effort to address this pressing issue, at 10:30 a.m. today, Thursday, Jan. 14, at the offices of … Read More

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Fulton County Courthouse Receives Bomb Threat

ROCHESTER — Fulton County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a bomb threat made to the Fulton County Courthouse this morning, Jan. 12. According to Fulton County Sheriff Christopher Sailors, no threat was found and the activities at the courthouse resumed at 1:30 p.m. At approximately 9 a.m. Fulton County … Read More

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Semi-Automatic Found While Police Investigated Tips

Several tips to police lead to the arrest of two people from Leesburg Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 5.Chase Allen Elder, 31, and Darci Lacher Munson, 23, both of 4447 N. Third Place, Leesburg, were arrested and each charged with dealing in meth, with enhancing circumstances, a level 3 felony; … Read More


Police Search For Suspects

MARSHALL COUNTY — Marshall County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public’s assistance in locating two individuals who are suspects in a attempted theft early Sunday, Jan. 3. Just after midnight officers from the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department, Argos Police Department and Indiana State Police responded to a residence … Read More


State Police Detective Retires After Serving for 36 Years

FORT WAYNE — The Indiana State Police is announcing the retirement of First Sergeant Mark A. Carunchia, District Investigative Coordinator of the Fort Wayne Post, whose career with the Department has spanned the last 36 years. Carunchia, a DeKalb County resident, was appointed as a Trooper in Aug. … Read More


ISP Now Accepting Applications For Recruit Academy

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — The Indiana State Police is now accepting applications for the 76th Recruit Academy. Visit this YouTube link to see a 15 second video with information on where to submit an application. Complete information on qualifying standards is located here. The deadline to submit an on-line application … Read More

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UPDATE: Accident At CR 1300N And Warner Road

SYRACUSE  — A two-car accident at CR 1300N and Warner Road in Syracuse resulted in no injuries. The accident occurred at around 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 14. The accident was caused by a failure to yield. A van, driven by Everett Beckham, 85, Cromwell, was heading southbound on … Read More


Off-Duty Trooper’s Actions Help Save Life of Huntington County Man

HUNTNGTON COUNTY — An off-duty Indiana State Trooper is credited with being not only in the right place at the right time this past Saturday night; he also had the proper lifesaving equipment needed to help save the life of a 48 year old Huntington County man outside of the Wal-Mart in Huntington.

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Police Warn Holiday Scammers Targeting Area Residents

KOSCIUSKO — Though the holiday season is typically filled with good will and gifts, area law enforcement agencies are warning of those with colder intentions targeting the unsuspecting this holiday season. According to First Sgt. Chad Hill, the Kosciusko County 911 Center has received numerous calls today reporting … Read More

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Indiana State Police IRS Calls Are A Scam

EVANSVILLE — The published public phone number of (812) 867-2079 for the Indiana State Police in Evansville is reported to have been spoofed over the last 24 hours. A person notified the Indiana State Police this morning that he received a phone call from (812) 867-2079 and the person calling identified himself as a police officer. The caller further explained that he owed money to the Internal Revenue Service and that if he didn’t pay he would be arrested. This is a common scam and Indiana State Police are not calling residents about their unpaid taxes.

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ISP Seeks Recruits For 76th Recruit Academy

By SGT. ANTHONY EMERY Human Resources and Administration Employment Services Section, Indiana State Police INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Police is now accepting applications for the 76th Recruit Academy. Individuals who are interested in beginning a rewarding career as an Indiana State Trooper may apply online. This website will … Read More