Armed Home Invasion: LaPorte Co. Sheriff’s Department Seeking Assistance

June 14, 2017-The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Department is seeking information regarding an armed home invasion that occurred earlier today. According to a written statement, “Deputies from the La Porte County Sheriff’s Office responded to an armed home invasion earlier this morning. The call came in at 10:07 AM ( CST) from a residence in the… Read More »

South Shore Trains Delayed Due to Heat

June 11, 2017-The Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District, operator of the South Shore commuter rail line, has issued the following alert for riders: Extreme Heat Alert – From 2:30 PM to 8:00 PM Due to the forecast for extremely hot weather riders may experience delays of 10-20 minutes. It is necessary to operate our trains… Read More »

Shots Fired During Hammond Police Chase

Sue Dahlen contributed to this report High speed chase from Illinois through the heart of Hammond reached speeds in excess of 100 miles per hour according to officer in pursuit. June 11, 2017-A Hammond officer on routine patrol saw three cars travelling at speeds in excess of 100 miles per hour on 165th Street early… Read More »

UPDATE: Father in Custody After 9 Year Old Shot to Death in Hobart

Father of 9 year old Olivia Hummel is in custody; Police say the investigation is ongoing June 11, 2017-According to Lt. James Gonzales of the Hobart Police Department, the father of 9 year old Olivia Hummel is currently being housed a the Lake County Jail pending a full investigation into the child’s death. Lt. Gonzales… Read More »

Hammond Police Arrest One after Man Stabbed to Death

June 11, 2017-Hammond Police say a 19 year old resident is in custody after an argument turned deadly Saturday Afternoon. According to Lt. Steven Kellogg, Hammond Police were called to an apartment in the 6000 block of Hohman at approximately 1:40 a.m.* on Saturday in reference to a stabbing. “Upon arrival officers encountered several people… Read More »

9 Year Old Girl Shot to Death in Hobart

Sue Dahlen contributed to this report See the update here: UPDATE: Father in Custody After 9 Year Old Shot to Death in Hobart June 10, 2017-Hobart Police were called to the 100 Block of E. 10th Avenue at approximately 5:00 p.m. today. Upon arrival, Hobart Police discovered a 9 year old female had been shot… Read More »

19 Yr Old Gary Man Charged With Murder

May 31, 2017-A 19 year old Gary man is in custody and charged with murder as a result of a shooting that occurred May 22, according to Lt. Dawn Westerfield. On May 22, 2017 Gary Police responded to a call for service in the 2100 block of Carolina Street according to an earlier report. Upon… Read More »