Porter County Sheriff's Deputy Fires Shots After Motorcycle ChaseA Porter County Sheriff’s deputy fired shots at a motorcyclist who pointed a gun at him early Monday, after fleeing a traffic stop and crashing into a sign.
Surveillance Photos Released After Skimming Device Found At A Porter County Gas StationThe Porter County Sheriff's office has just released surveillance photos of four people wanted for questioning after a credit card skimmer was found at a gas station.
Cops: Car Hits Truck, Then Utility Pole; Driver Seriously InjuredA driver seriously injured when a car crashed into a utility pole Monday afternoon in northwest Indiana is believed to be the same driver involved in a hit-and-run crash moments earlier.
Former Porter County Sheriff’s Officer Charged With Battering SonCurtis Jones is charged with battery resulting in serious bodily injury to a person less than 14 years, aggravated battery, and neglect.
Passed-Out Motorist Leads Indiana Cops To Meth LabElliot Koss had slurred speech, “great difficulty answering questions” and appeared to be under the influence of narcotics, police said.
Chicago FBI Employee Charged With Sexual AssaultJames Luttinen, 33, faces a level 3 felony count of rape, according to the Porter County sheriff’s office.
2 Joggers Struck — 1 Fatally — By Corvette In NW IndianaThe two women were jogging east on County Road 1200 North near 370 East about 2 p.m. in unincorporated Jackson Township when the Corvette came over a hill from the west and the driver lost control when he saw them in his path.
NW Indiana Man Saves In-Law After His Pickup Rolls Into PondHerbert Nowak, 61, had parked the gray 2013 Ford F-150 by a pond near his home in the 700 block of North 50 West in rural Liberty Township earlier this month.
Storms Cause Flooding In Northwest Indiana, Hail Hammers Southern SuburbsMore rain was expected in the Chicago area on Monday, on the heels of a storm that caused flash flooding in some areas of northwest Indiana, caused hail damage in the south suburbs, and sparked and a possible tornado near DeMotte, Indiana.
Police: Two Killed In Northwest Indiana CrashAbout 11:40 p.m. a Dodge Caliber and Ford Windstar were involved in a crash near 285 S. State Road in Valparaiso, according to a statement from the Porter County sheriff’s office. The Dodge was traveling south and drove left of the center line to pass other vehicles when it collided with the northbound Windstar.
Up To 6 Inches Of Snow Possible In NW IndianaSnow, frigid temperatures and 45-mph winds could make for a grisly Thursday morning in parts of northwest Indiana, the National Weather Service warned.
Deputy, 2 Others Injured In Scuffle In Porter CountyA Porter County deputy and a bystander who tried to help him were both injured in a scuffle with a man “acting irrationally” in northwest Indiana on Thursday.