police reports

Area Incident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incidents: 5:16 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, 500 block of West CR 300N, Warsaw. Employees at Kohls, ULTA and TJ Maxx reported theft of merchandise by a juvenile. 5:59 pm. Monday, Nov. 16, 100 block of Tiger Lane, Warsaw. … Read More


BREAKING: Fire At Shamrock Mobile Home Community

WARSAW — Warsaw Fire Department, Winona Lake Fire Department, Warsaw Police Department and Lutheran EMS were called around 5:45 a.m. this morning, Sunday, Nov. 1, to the scene of a fire at Shamrock Mobile Home Community, near Lake City Highway, Warsaw.

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Accident at Main and Bronson

UPDATE: Accident At East Main, North Bronson

WARSAW — Two were injured yesterday, Monday, Oct. 26 in an accident at East Main Street and North Bronson Street, Warsaw. According to a report from the Warsaw Police Department, a vehicle driven by Ursula M. Holderman, 87, North CR 875W, Etna Green, was southbound on North Bronson … Read More


Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accident: 11:15 a.m. Monday, Oct. 26, East Main Street and North Bronson Street, Warsaw. Drivers: Ursula M. Holderman, 83, North CR 875W, Etna Green, and Barbara E. Shanes, 70, North Colfax Street, Warsaw. Holderman pulled out into the … Read More

Jail Bookings Oct 24

Jail Bookings

Kosciusko The following person was booked at the Kosciusko County Jail: Oct. 24 Kenneth David McGarvey, 22, 224 E. Market St., Pierceton, arrested for failure to appear. No bond noted. Ryan K. Wyman, 26, 3605 N. Riverlawn Drive, Warsaw, arrested for OWI with prior. Bond: $5,250 surety and … Read More


New Clandestine Lab Response Trailer And Equipment In Kosciusko County

WARSAW — Local police agencies recently obtained new equipment that allows certified clandestine drug lab officers the opportunity to respond quicker to clandestine labs (meth labs) where they can render them safe.

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UPDATE: One Injured In Lake City Highway Accident

WARSAW — A passenger in one of the vehicles was transported to Kosciusko Community Hospital following a two-vehicle accident at 2:42 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, at Lake City Highway and Orthopedic Drive, Warsaw. Sue L. Brown, 66, West Corlys Lane, Silver Lake, complained of pain to the neck. … Read More

Mayor Joe Thallemer administers the oath of office to Rogelio Navarro while his family watches on. In front are Robbie and Jarvis, while in back are Navarro, his wife, Jessica and children Carmen and Rolley. (Photo by Deb Patterson)

Navarro Sworn In As New Officer For WPD

WARSAW — Rogelio Navarro was sworn in as a new officer of the Warsaw Police Department at the start of the Warsaw Board of Public Works and Safety meeting Friday, Oct. 16. Warsaw Mayor Joe Thallemer administered the oath of office with Navarro’s family by his side. Navarro … Read More

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Local Departments Assist In Marshall County Police Chase

MARSHALL COUNTY — An early morning police chase today Thursday, Oct. 15, involved the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department with assistance from Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department, Bourbon Police, Bremen Police, and K9’s with Winona Lake and Warsaw police departments. The result was a female being taken to the hospital and then arrested.

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Pictured at the City of Warsaw Police Department are KLA Cadet Tiffany Kreider, DePuy Synthes; Brad Tandy, Kosciusko County Council; City of Warsaw Mayor Joe Thallemer; District 22 State Representative Curt Nisly; and KLA Cadets Heidi Miller, Grace College and Chris Koldyke, Zimmer Biomet

Local, County And State Government KLA Topic

By JONI TRUEX KLA Public Information Director Kosciusko Leadership Academy met at the city of Warsaw Police Department to learn about local and state government in Kosciusko County. Mayor Joe Thallemer, city of Warsaw, addressed the cadets and spoke about leadership. The community lost four men who truly … Read More


Two Juveniles Injured In Tuesday’s Accident

WARSAW — At around 8:46 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, officers from the Warsaw Police Department received a call about an accident that took place on South Buffalo Street near Winona Avenue. Once they arrived, the officers learned that Teresa B. Bakehorn, 44, North Buffalo Street, Warsaw, had been … Read More


No Major Injuries In Tuesday’s Car, Motorcycle Collision

WARSAW — At 3:54 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, officers with the Warsaw Police Department received a call that a passenger car and motorcycle had been involved in an accident. When officers arrived, they learned that Jack M. Higgins, 18, East CR 225S, Warsaw, had been making a lefthand turn … Read More


UPDATE: Rollover Near Discount Tire

WARSAW — At 12:49 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, a driver suffered a seizure that lead a collision at a nearby business. Timothy M. Hurst, 32, South Union Street, Warsaw, pulled out of the Menard’s parking lot to head south on North Parker Street. Hurst reportedly suffered a seizure, … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 8:46 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, West CR 400N, south of North CR 150W, Warsaw. Driver: Maria F. Mercedes Velazq, 25, East Levi Lee Road, Warsaw. Driver struck a deer. Damage up to $5,000. Warsaw Officers with … Read More