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Intoxicated Motorist Found Passed Out on US 41 with 8-year-old in Vehicle
March 23, 2019

An Owen County man is in custody after passing out intoxicated while stopped in the middle of US 41 with his 8-year-old son in the vehicle.... READ MORE 

Driver Arrested after Fleeing Traffic Stop in a Stolen Truck
March 23, 2019

An Evansville man is in custody after fleeing from the Sheriff's Office in a stolen pick-up truck.... READ MORE 

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 16 New Officers
March 17, 2019

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

Evansville Man Tragically Killed While Trying to Move Vehicle
February 21, 2019

 An Evansville man was killed while trying to move his vehicle at west side home....READ MORE

Sheriff Wedding Appointed to Indiana Law Enforcement Training Board
February 18, 2019

Vanderburgh County Sheriff Dave Wedding has been appointed to the Indiana Law Enforcement Training Board (LETB) by Governor Eric Holcomb.... READ MORE 

Wrong Way Driver on I-69 Arrested after Causing Two Crashes
February 18, 2019

A Newburgh man is in custody this morning after causing two crashes on I-69 while driving against traffic.... READ MORE

Indiana Sheriffs' Association College Scholarship Program
February 04, 2019

 Vanderburgh County Sheriff David Wedding is pleased to announce the 2019 Indiana Sheriffs' Association College Scholarship Program....READ MORE

A Message from Sheriff Dave Wedding...
February 03, 2019

I was recently quoted in a Courier and Press article, entitled "Vanderburgh Sheriff Wedding Wades into Hot-Button Gun Rights Dispute".... READ MORE

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 19 New Officers
February 01, 2019

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office graduated nineteen (19) new confinement officers from the Indiana Law Enforcement Basic Jail Officers Course today..... READ MORE 

Six Jailed after Warrant Service Attempt Nets Unexpected Wanted Persons
February 01, 2019

Sheriff's deputies took six individuals into custody while serving an arrest warrant at a residence in the area of N. First Avenue and W. Franklin Street.... READ MORE 

Stranded Motorist Injured on I-69
January 31, 2019

The driver of a stranded vehicle was injured during crash on I-69....READ MORE

Alcohol Likely a Factor in Water Rescue
January 26, 2019

 The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has arrested two men after they had to be rescued by emergency personnel....READ MORE

Alcohol a Factor in Late Night Crash
January 11, 2019

News Release: A suspected impaired driver injures other motorists during crash on US 41....Read More

Sheriff's Office Recognition Ceremony Announcement
January 09, 2019

On Monday, January 14, 2019 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will host a public ceremony.... READ MORE 

Taser Used to Prevent Rambo Knife Attack After Pursuit
January 04, 2019

 The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office arrested an Evansville man after a pursuit in Northern Vanderburgh County yesterday evening....Read More

Early Morning Crime Spree Results in Arrest
December 31, 2018

 The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has arrested an Evansville man after a crime spree on  Evansville's west side....READ MORE

Forensic Evidence Opens Cold Case Burglary
December 22, 2018

Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office investigators used forensic evidence to link a Newburgh man as a suspect in a 2014 Burglary....READ MORE

Five Minutes, Two Pursuits on Evansville's West Side
December 22, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office was involved in two separate vehicle pursuits last night, both occurring within five minutes of each other.... READ MORE 

Man Arrested after Threatening Couple with a Handgun at Eastland Mall
December 14, 2018

An Evansville man is in custody tonight after threatening a couple with a handgun inside Eastland Mall.... READ MORE 

VCSO Begins 2019 Deputy Sheriff Applicant Process
December 13, 2018

Preliminary applications for the 2019 - 2021 Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Sheriff Candidate Pool are now available.... READ MORE 

Sheriff's Office Arrests Evansville Man Attempting to Solicit Sex from Juvenile
December 11, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested an Evansville man in the attempted online solicitation of a 16-year-old juvenile for sex in exchange for money.... READ MORE

Merit Board Executive Session Notice
December 10, 2018

Notice is hereby given of an Executive Session of the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Merit Board beginning at 4:30PM on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 in the Sheriff’s Headquarters Conference Room, 3500 N. Harlan Ave, Evansville, IN, for the purposes of.... READ MORE 

Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office Prepares to Shop Tomorrow
December 10, 2018

 The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office is prepping to shop tomorrow with the awesome kids from the Ark Crisis Care Center.... READ MORE

Suspected Northern Vanderburgh County Car Hopper Arrested
November 29, 2018

 An Evansville man has been arrested in connection with numeorus thefts from Northern Vanderburgh County neighborhoods....READ MORE

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 

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