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Synthetic Marijuana a Factor in Overnight Crash that Hospitalized Two
November 03, 2018

Synthetic marijuana is believed to have been a factor in an overnight crash that injured a driver and seriously injured a passenger.... READ MORE

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 14 New Officers
November 03, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office graduated fourteen (14) new confinement officers from the Indiana Law Enforcement Basic Jail Officers Course this past Friday.... READ MORE 

Sheriff's Office Raising Money for Local Charities
November 01, 2018

Sheriff Dave Wedding along with deputies and confinement officers from the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office will be conducting a charity drive at area Schnuck's grocery stores on Saturday, November 03, 2018.... READ MORE

Sheriff's Office Offers Halloween Safety Advice
October 29, 2018

This Halloween the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will be closely monitoring the residential areas of Vanderburgh County. Sheriff’s deputies will be watching for unsafe, mischievous and suspicious activity.... READ MORE 

Home Invasion in Northern Vanderburgh
October 19, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has arrested two Evansville men after an alleged home invasion in northern Vanderburgh County....Read More

Law Enforcement Explorer Open House
October 14, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will host a Law Enforcement Explorer open house and Recruitment Night on Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 at 6pm.... READ MORE

Secret Shopper Scam
October 04, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has received a report of a Secret Shopper Scam targeting Vanderburgh County residents.... READ MORE

Child Seat Inspection Clinic this Friday
September 24, 2018

In partnership with the Automotive Safety Program, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute, the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office will operate a free Child Seat Inspection Clinic this Friday support of Child Passenger Safety Week.... READ MORE 

Students Injured after School Bus Accident on St. Wendel Rd
September 24, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office investigated a school bus crash this morning that resulted in three students sustaining minor injuries.

Phone Scam: Fake Sheriff's Deputy Threatens Arrest
September 21, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has received a report that a telephone scammer pretending to be a sheriff's deputy attempted defraud an Evansville woman today.... READ MORE  

Fingerprints Link Suspect to Sexually Graphic Notes Left on Cars
September 20, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Newburgh man who left sexually explicit messages on the vehicles of female students at the University of Southern Indiana.... READ MORE 

New Crime Victim Resources Website for Vanderburgh County Unveiled
September 12, 2018

Community leaders in Vanderburgh County, IN, have collaborated to create an online resource for crime victims. 

Deputy Narrowly Escapes Serious Injury after being Run Over by Fleeing Shoplifter
September 09, 2018

A Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office deputy was injured after being struck by a vehicle driven by a fleeing shoplifter.... READ MORE 

Sheriff's Office to hold Recognition Ceremony
September 06, 2018

On Monday, September 10, 2018 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will host a public ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of several sheriff's deputies and confinement officers.... READ MORE 

Boonville Man Arrested after Pointing a Handgun at Homeowner and Pulling the Trigger
September 05, 2018

A Boonville man was arrested this past Monday afternoon after allegedly pointing an unloaded handgun at a northern Vanderburgh County resident and pulling the trigger.... READ MORE 

Sobriety Checkpoint Results for Friday, August 31, 2018
September 01, 2018

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Friday, August 31, 2018.... READ MORE  

Sobriety Checkpoint Planned for this Weekend
August 29, 2018

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership will conduct a sobriety checkpoint.... READ MORE 

Scooter Rider Killed in Crash on US 41 near Boonville-New Harmony Rd
August 24, 2018

An Evansville man was killed yesterday evening on N. US 41 after his motor scooter collided with an oncoming vehicle.... READ MORE 

Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office Deputies begin Full-Time USI Assignments
August 21, 2018

The University of Southern Indiana and the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office (VCSO) have announced that five deputies have been chosen for assignment to the USI campus. Four of these deputies began serving the campus on Wednesday, August 15.... READ MORE 

SCAM ALERT: Fake IRS Agents Calling the Evansville Area
August 21, 2018

A phone scam similar to one first reported by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) has once again hit Vanderburgh County.... READ MORE 

Intoxicated Motorist Arrested after Vehicle Rollover on Old State Road
August 08, 2018

On Wednesday, August 08, 2018 at approximately 5:07 PM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Old State Road and E. Evergreen Road upon report of a motor vehicle crash with injury.... READ MORE

Sheriff's Office Preparing for Students Returning to School
August 06, 2018

On Wednesday, August 08, 2018 Vanderburgh County students will be returning to school for the 2018-2019 school year. The Sheriff’s Office will be stepping up our presence and enforcement around county schools and bus routes to help make sure this school year gets off to a safe start..... READ MORE 

Motorcyclist Killed on N. Green River Road
August 02, 2018

A motorcyclist was killed this afternoon on North Green River Road after losing control of his motorcycle and crashing into a utility pole.... READ MORE 

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 17 New Officers
July 27, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office graduated seventeen (17) new confinement officers from the Indiana Law Enforcement Basic Jail Officers Course this Friday.... READ MORE

Help the Sheriff's Office Identify these Robbery Suspects
July 27, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office is seeking your help to identify a pair of robbery suspects.... READ MORE 

Suspects at Large after Robbing the Windmill Circle K
July 22, 2018

A pair of suspects are at large after robbing the Windmill Bakery Circle K at US 41 and Petersburg Road this morning..... READ MORE 

Wanted Felon from Pursuit Tracked by Sheriff's Office K-9
July 19, 2018

A wanted felon is in custody this evening after leading the Sheriff's Office on a pursuit through the southern part of the city.... READ MORE

Hundreds of Inmates Receive Hepatitis A Vaccine
July 18, 2018

Thanks to the efforts of the Vanderburgh County Health Department and the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office, several hundred inmates are now protected against the hepatitis A virus.... READ MORE 

2018 Vanderburgh County 4-H Fair Begins Monday
July 17, 2018

The 98th annual Vanderburgh County 4-H Fair gets underway this Monday, July 23, 2018. With shows, music, rides, races, pageants, contests, exhibits and food the 4H fair truly has something for everyone.... READ MORE  

Truck Driver Killed in Semi Crash Rollover on US 41
July 16, 2018

On Monday, July 16, 2018 approximately 2:00 AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and the Scott Township Fire Department responded to Highway 41 near the I-64 overpass for a crash involving a semi-tractor trailer.... READ MORE 

Serial Burglars Tricking Residents into Leaving Their Homes
May 03, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office, Warrick County Sheriff’s Office and Evansville Police Department are investigating a series of residential burglaries in which residents were lured away from their home by suspects.... READ MORE 

Wanted Felon Abandons His Child on the Roadside During Pursuit
May 01, 2018

An Evansville man being sought on a parole violation warrant is in custody and facing new charges after abandoning his 5-year-old son on the side of the road during a pursuit.... READ MORE

Good Samaritan Loans Deputy Bicycle to Pursue Fleeing Felon
April 30, 2018

A Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office deputy recently took a citizen up on an offer to borrow their bicycle in order to chase down a fleeing felon.... READ MORE

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 16 New Officers
April 30, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office graduated sixteen (16) new confinement officers from the Indiana Law Enforcement Basic Jail Officers Course last Friday.... READ MORE  

Wanted Violent Felon Rams Sheriff's Office Cruiser
April 26, 2018

A Gary, Indiana man being sought on a probation violation warrant is in custody and facing new charges after ramming a Sheriff's Office cruiser in an attempt to escape arrest this morning.... READ MORE 

Alcohol Suspected Factor in Crash that Hospitalized Motorcyclist
April 21, 2018

A motorcyclist was severely injured this evening after being struck by a motorist who had been drinking just prior to driving.... READ MORE

Alcohol a Factor in Early Morning Crash on St. Joe Ave
April 15, 2018

On Sunday, April 15, 2018 at approximately 3:09AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office responded to North Saint Joseph Avenue near Glenview Drive in reference to a motor vehicle crash.... READ MORE

Sheriff's Office Investigating a Pair of Injurious Crashes
April 05, 2018

     During the afternoon and evening of April 5th, 2018 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office investigated two injurious motor vehicle crashes.... READ MORE

Intoxicated Motorist Strikes a Sheriff's Office Cruiser
March 25, 2018

An intoxicated motorist was arrested Friday evening after crashing his vehicle into the back of a Sheriff's Office cruiser.... READ MORE 

Intoxicated Motorist Strikes Power Pole, Disrupts Service to West Side Residents
March 12, 2018

An intoxicated motorist struck a utility pole Sunday evening, disrupting power to several west side residents.... READ MORE

Wanted Violent Felon Rams a Patrol Car, Crashes Truck During Pursuit
March 10, 2018

An Evansville man wanted for Aggravated Battery is in custody and facing new charges after leading sheriff's deputies and police officers on a vehicle pursuit Friday night.... READ MORE 

Fake Deputy Scam Targets Local Doctors
March 09, 2018

Phone scammers are continuing to target local physicians and dentists. The Sheriff's Office has received multiple calls from victims reporting that a man identifying himself as a deputy from the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office.... READ MORE 

Sobriety Checkpoint Results for Friday, March 02, 2018
March 03, 2018

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Friday, March 02, 2018 near the intersection of N. First Avenue and Lohoff Avenue.... READ MORE

March Dangerous & Impaired Driving Enforcement Blitz will include DUI Checkpoint
February 28, 2018

During a news conference earlier today at the University of Southern Indiana, representatives of the Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership along with the Indiana State Police announced details about and answered questions related to the upcoming statewide March Impaired Driving Enforcement Blitz.... READ MORE 

Crash on Broadway Ave Injures Two
February 25, 2018

On Sunday, February 25, 2018 at approximately 3:05 PM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office and Perry Township Fire Department responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash with injuries on Broadway Avenue west of Franklin Road.... READ MORE 

Student Arrested after Threatening North Junior High School
February 20, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a 13-year-old North Junior High School student after determining she posted threatening messages on Snapchat.... READ MORE

Indiana Sheriffs' Association Scholarship Program Accepting Applications
February 12, 2018

The Indiana Sheriffs’ Association will again be awarding college scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college students who are pursuing a degree in criminal justice studies.... READ MORE  

Three days, Three Intoxicated Motorists Arrested Double, Quintuple and Sextuple the Legal Limit
February 11, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has arrested three intoxicated motorists in three days time, all with blood alcohol content levels two to six times the legal limit.... READ MORE 

Teacher Arrested after Allegations of Child Molestation
February 09, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a local teacher on charges of Child Molesting.... READ MORE 

VCSO Announces Passing of K-9 Bosko
February 05, 2018

Today the Sheriff’s Office said goodbye to an outstanding four-legged member of our office.... READ MORE 

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