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Indiana State Police Announce Start Of Click It Or Ticket Campaign

The Indiana State Police announced Wednesday its participation in the national and statewide Click It or Ticket enforcement mobilization occurring Friday, May 15 through Sunday, May 31. Officers will join more than 250 state and local law enforcement agencies, and thousands more across the country, to conduct high-visibility patrols encouraging … Read More

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State Trooper Rescues Newborn Deer On I-70

Indiana State Police Trooper Mike Wood of the Putnamville Post responded to numerous calls Saturday morning regarding a fawn in the median of Interstate 70 that appeared to be alive but in danger on the busy highway. Wood was able to locate the deer in the median as … Read More

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VIDEO: Small Airplane Crashes Into Truck During Emergency Landing

A small plane crashed into the back of a truck while attempting to make an emergency landing according to Indiana State Police just before noon today near the Huntington Municipal Airport at US 224 and SR 5, Huntington. No major injuries have been reported. ISP is investigating. The intersection … Read More

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Officers Pull Man From Crystal Lake

An Indiana State Trooper from the Bremen Post and a deputy from the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department pulled a man from Crystal Lake Sunday evening after he refused to listen to police and jumped into the water. Shortly after 7 p.m. officers with the state police and the … Read More

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Sneeze Causes Semi To Crash

A semi driver who sneezed while attempting to navigate an exit ramp off I-94 in Burns Harbor, IN, lost control of his rig Monday, April 27, and ended up rolling it on its side. Edward W. McCallum, 48, of Hobart, IN, was driving his 1999 Peterbilt onto the … Read More

Jim Zeser feature

ISP Trooper Works To Ensure School Bus Safety In Elkhart County

Indiana State Trooper Jim Zeser recently set down his ticket book and took on a different role in an effort to make the streets a little bit safer for the children of Elkhart County. As the school year began last September, Zeser noticed a rise in the number … Read More

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Dash-Cam Video Released In Fatal Police Pursuit

The Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s Office has released dash-cam video from a high speed pursuit that ended with the death of the suspect, identified as Don Smith, 29, of Elkhart, April 9. The incident began with an armed robbery at a bank in Watseka, IL. The suspect fled when … Read More

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

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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

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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

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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