Porter County Sheriff

Police Investigating Pig's Head Left At Front Door Of Indiana HomeThe Porter County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an unusual discovery.
Firefighter Crashes Van Into Indiana Home, Suffers BurnsA battalion chief with the Hobart Fire Department was taken to a Crown Point hospital Tuesday morning with severe burns after crashing a minivan into a house near Hebron
Indiana Man Arrested After 8-Hour Standoff With PoliceThe capture came about 9 p.m., about two hours after police sent a robot into the his home to search for him.
Dog To Spend 10 Days In Pound For Nipping CopHeidi, a 10-pound black and white terrier mix, has a bite worse than her bark.
1 Home Invasion Suspect Commits Suicide, 3 Arrested After Indiana ChaseOne person is dead, and three others are in jail, after a home invasion turned into a dramatic police chase in Northwest Indiana.
Drunk Man's Blood-Alcohol Level Might Be A RecordA northwest Indiana man was hospitalized for alcohol poisoning, after being found unconscious along the side of the road with a blood-alcohol level of 0.552 percent, the Post-Tribune is reporting.
Suspect In Custody In 19-Year-Old's DeathPolice in northwest Indiana have a suspect in custody in the death of a 19-year-old woman who went missing a few days ago.
Missing 19-Year-Old From Portage, Ind., Found DeadThe body of 19-year-old Portage, Ind. woman who had been missing since early Friday has been found in Porter County, authorities said Saturday night.
Sheriff’s Police Officer Hurt In CrashA Porter County, Ind., Sheriff’s deputy was injured in a Tuesday evening crash when the police car he was driving collided with a pick-up truck.
Child Predators Target Boy On YouTube A 10-year-old boy was apparently targeted by child predators on a popular website.