Lake County Indiana

Jason R. Cozmanoff, 42, of Crown Point, Ind. has been charged in connection with the hit-and-run incident that left a correctional officer dead. (Lake County Sheriff's Department)

Indiana Man Gets 12 Years In Crash That Killed Jail Officer

An Indiana man was sentenced to 12 year in prison for a hit and run accident that killed a corrections officer and three others two years ago.


Pile of money. (Photo credit should read ALI AL-SAADI/AFP/Getty Images)

Lake County Indiana Income Tax Passes

In a stunning reversal, commissioners in Lake County, Ind., failed to veto a planned 1.5 percent income tax for county residents.


David Lawson (Credit: Lake County, Ind. Coroner's Office)

Authorities Asking For Help In Finding Homeless Man’s Family

The Lake County Coroner’s Office is asking for help in finding the family of David Lawson, a homeless person found dead of natural causes in a vacant home in Gary on July 15, 2012.