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Report a Crime
The La Porte County Sheriff's Office is responsible for investigating crimes occurring in the areas of La Porte County, Indiana. Your options for reporting a crime are: Dial 9-1-1 in the case of an emergency.  Dial 219-326-7700 Ext-2210 to make a non-emergency report over the phone. You can also make a report directly at the La Porte County Sheriff's Office.

Amber Alert
An emergency response system that disseminates information about a missing person (usually a child), by media broadcasting or electronic roadway signs.

La Porte County Triad
LaPorte County TRIAD is an organization made up of law enforcement, community service organizations and seniors whose goal is to improve the safety and quality of life of older adults in the community.

State of Indiana Public Records Inquiry
This is the public access site for Odyssey Case Management System for Indiana Courts and Clerks.

VineLink - Victim Information and Notification Everyday
Indiana VINE system is a service through which victims of crime can use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the custody status of their offender and to register to receive telephone and e-mail notification when the offender’s custody status changes. The VINE toll-free number for the Indiana VINE system is 1-866-959-VINE (866-959-8463). This service is provided to assist Victims of Crime who have a right to know about their offender's custody status.

OffenderWatch - Search for Sex Offenders
OffenderWatch is the nation's leading registered sex offender management and community notification tool with hundreds of leading agencies in dozens of states utilizing it. LaPorte County's law enforcement utilizes OffenderWatch to manage and monitor the whereabouts, conduct and compliance status of the registered offenders in LaPorte County. OffenderWatch provides the most accurate and timely information available and now this information is available to you!

Handgun Permit Information 
Mon.-Fri. 8am-3:30 pm. Please remember that you must keep the information number that you are given when you finish the Handgun permit online application process. You also still need to come to the Sheriff's office front desk with that information number, your exact cash only fees, your photo identification, and receipt from your electronic fingerprints.  State Fees and Fingerprinting call 1-877-472-6917.

Medication Disposal 
The drop box is located at the front desk/lobby of the Sheriff's Department, which is open and available to the public 24 hours a day.  Please empty pills into a zip lock bag  No containers, needles, or inhalers.  The prescription drop box is for the disposal of unused or out-of-date prescription or over-the-counter medication  Animal medication is okay.  This is not for inmate medication drop off.


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