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Sobriety Checkpoint Results for Friday, October 20, 2017
October 21, 2017

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Friday, October 20, 2017 near the intersection of S. Green River Road and Tippecanoe Drive.... READ MORE 

DUI Checkpoint this Weekend
October 19, 2017

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership will conduct a sobriety checkpoint this Friday, October 20, 2017 from 11:00 pm until 2:00 am.... READ MORE 

Don't Fall for Harvest Season Hazards
October 18, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind motorists to exercise caution on our county roadways as fall harvest season gets underway.... READ MORE 

Teen Drivers will Sharpen their Skills at this Year's Rule the Road
October 11, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute (ICJI) will be conducting a teen driver safety event called “Rule the Road” on Friday, October 13, 2017 from 9:30am to 2:00pm.... READ MORE 

96th Annual West Side Nut Club Fall Festival Concludes Today
October 07, 2017

The 96th West Side Nut Club Fall Festival concludes Saturday night after a week of music, food, contests, rides, pageants and parades.... READ MORE 

Intoxicated Driver in Jail after a Pair of Early Morning Road Rage Incidents
September 30, 2017

An Evansville man is in jail on charges of drunk driving after a pair of road rage incidents resulted in one driver being assaulted and another driver having their vehicle struck and then pushed toward a moving train.... READ MORE 

Sheriff's Office to hold Recognition Ceremony
September 28, 2017

On Monday, October 02, 2017 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 

Law Enforcement Explorer Post Open House
September 26, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will host a Law Enforcement Explorer open house and Recruitment Night on Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 at 6 p.m..... READ MORE

VCSO Uses Firearms Ballistics and Forensics to make Arrest
September 21, 2017

On Thursday, May 4, 2017 deputies were dispatched to the 11000 block of Petersburg Road in reference to a residence being struck with gunfire.... READ MORE

VCSO Unveils Civic Center Security App
September 20, 2017

On Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 1:00 PM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and Evansville-Vanderburgh County Building Authority announced the release of a new Civic Center Security App for mobile devices.... READ MORE 

Child Seat Inspection Clinic and Bicycle Safety Rodeo this Thursday
September 18, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office will operate a free Child Seat Inspection Clinic this Thursday from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm in support of Child Passenger Safety Week. Deputies from the Sheriff's Office bicycle patrol will also be on hand to answer questions about bicycle safety.... READ MORE

Driver Strikes Building after Fleeing from Deputy
September 14, 2017

On Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at approximately 9:00 PM a Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office deputy observed a vehicle traveling in the area of N. Elsas Avenue and E. Iowa Street with no headlights on.... READ MORE 

Motorcyclist Killed on SR 65
September 06, 2017

On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 at 09:19 AM the Vanderburgh County’s Sheriff’s Office and Scott Township Fire Department responded to a motorcycle crash in the 14000 block of State Road 65..... READ MORE 

Flood Relief Donation Drive this Saturday
August 31, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has partnered with local businesses and civic organizations to provide flood relief supplies to the Houston area.... READ MORE 

Help the Sheriff's Office Identify these Theft Suspects
August 28, 2017

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

Sobriety Checkpoint Results for Friday, August 18, 2017
August 19, 2017

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Friday, August 18, 2017 near the intersection of North Saint Joseph Avenue and Buchanan Road.... READ MORE 

DUI Checkpoint this Weekend in Support of Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Blitz
August 17, 2017

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership will conduct a sobriety checkpoint this Friday, August 18, 2017.... READ MORE

Eight Vehicle Crash Closes I-69 for 4 Hours
August 14, 2017

On Monday, August 14, 2017 at approximately 7:07 AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office, Indiana State Police and the Scott Township Volunteer Fire Department responded to the area of I-69 north of Boonville-New Harmony Road upon report of a major traffic crash involving a tractor trailer and multiple vehicles.... READ MORE

Flaming Tire Leads to two Drunk Driving Arrests
August 13, 2017

A flaming front tire caught the attention of a deputy working Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over traffic enforcement early this morning. While investigating that driver for intoxication, a second intoxicated motorist was stopped trying to enter I-69 against traffic.... READ MORE 

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 12 New Officers
August 12, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office graduated twelve (12) new confinement officers from the Indiana Law Enforcement Basic Jail Officers Course last Friday afternoon. Officers from Vanderburgh, Spencer, Gibson and Posey counties completed the Basic Jail Officer's Course.... READ MORE

Sheriff's Office Preparing for Students Returning to School
August 04, 2017

In the coming days Vanderburgh County students will be returning to school for the 2017-2018 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 

Man Arrested after Intentionally Striking his Friend with a Vehicle
July 30, 2017

On Saturday, July 29, 2017 at approximately 1:23 PM, the Vanderburgh County Sheriff Office responded to the area of Shoshoni Lane and Cherokee Drive to investigate a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle..... READ MORE

Juveniles Arrested Overnight after Shooting Up Homes in Melody Hills
July 25, 2017

On Tuesday, July 25, 2017 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office responded to the area of Saint George Road and Oak Hill Road after receiving multiple 911 calls concerning shots fired.... READ MORE 

Sheriff's Office Investigating Drowning at Burdette Park
July 22, 2017

On Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 3:23 PM the Perry Township Fire Department responded to a report of a drowning at the Burdette Park Aquatic Center.... READ MORE

2017 Vanderburgh County 4H Fair Begins Monday
July 21, 2017

The 97th annual Vanderburgh County 4H Fair gets underway this Monday, July 24, 2017. With shows, music, rides, races, pageants, contests, exhibits and food the 4H fair truly has something for everyone.... READ MORE 

Man with Terminal Cancer Donates $2,000 to VCSO K-9 Fund
July 19, 2017

A donation to the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office K-9 Fund is always exciting, but David Hudson's generosity is particularly special.... READ MORE

VCSO Arrests Man who Bit his Wife's Children
July 18, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested an Evansville man on felony battery charges relating to an incident involving two young children..... READ MORE

Southern Indiana Sheriff's Recognized at ISA Summer Conference
July 17, 2017

This past week, elected Sheriffs from all over Indiana met in the City of Muncie for the Indiana Sheriffs' Association (ISA) Summer Conference.... READ MORE 

Darmstadt Crash Leaves One Dead
July 14, 2017

 At 15:15 on 07/14/2017 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 13000 block of Darmstadt Road regarding the report of a motor vehicle collision in the area... READ MORE

Motorcyclist Injured During Early Morning Crash
July 12, 2017

 At 07:00 on July 12th, 2017 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the intersection of St. Joseph Avenue and W Boonville-New Harmony Road due a crash involving a motorcycle... READ MORE

Sheriff's Office Announces New Video Surveillance System in Keystone Subdivision
July 07, 2017

At a news conference held earlier today at the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office, Sheriff Dave Wedding unveiled a new surveillance system that was recently installed at the Keystone Subdivision..... READ MORE 

Fake Deputy Scam now Targeting Local Doctors
July 06, 2017

An old scam is now trageting a new vicim, local physicians and dentists. The Sheriff's Office has received mulitple calls from local doctors reporting that an man identifying himself as a deputy from the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office.... READ MORE 

Arson, Intimidation and Recklessness among Charges Leveled against Man who Terrorized his Former Fiancé
July 04, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested an Evansville man on multiple felony charges following a series of incidents involving his former fiancé.... READ MORE

 

 

Sobriety Checkpoint Results for Monday, July 03, 2017
July 04, 2017

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership conducted a sobriety checkpoint on July 03, 2017 near the intersection of N. First Avenue and Lohoff Avenue.... READ MORE 

Sobriety Checkpoint Planned around 4th of July Holiday
June 30, 2017

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership, the Governor’s Council on Impaired and Dangerous Driving and the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute (ICJI) would like to remind all Indiana motorists to celebrate the Fourth of July responsibly by driving safe and sober.... READ MORE 

Serial Storage Unit Burglars Arrested
June 29, 2017

A pair of serial storage unit burglars has been arrested following a string of storage unit burglaries in Vanderburgh and Warrick Counties.... READ MORE 

Fireworks: Know the Law for a Safe and Legal Fourth of July
June 22, 2017

The Fourth of July is fast approaching and many area residents are stocking up on bottle rockets, sparklers and firecrackers. We've summarized Indiana's Fireworks Laws below so that you can stay safe and legal this Independence Day.... READ MORE

Woman Killed in High Speed Crash on N. St. Joe Ave
June 18, 2017

On Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 4:10 PM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff Office responded to an injury crash at the intersection of North Saint Joseph Avenue and Mohr Road.... READ MORE 

Overnight Motorcycle Crash on US 41 Results in Fatality
June 10, 2017

On Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 1:20 AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and Evansville Police Department responded to a motorcycle crash on northbound US 41 at the on ramp to eastbound I-69.... READ MORE

Sheriff's Office to hold Recognition Ceremony
June 08, 2017

On Monday, June 12, 2017 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will host a ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of several deputies, confinement officers and community members. Aditionally, four new deputy sheriffs will be sworn in.... READ MORE 

Two Unrelated Overnight Burglaries Result in Arrests
June 07, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office made two arrests last night after responding to a pair of unrelated burglaries that occurred just over ninety minutes apart.... READ MORE

 

Motorcyclist Killed on Orchard Road
June 03, 2017

On Saturday, June 03, 2017 at 4:31 PM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a motorcycle crash with injury at Orchard Road near Orchard Lane..... READ MORE 

Semi-truck Crash on Lloyd Expressway Results in Injuries and Spill
May 25, 2017

On Thursday, May 25, 2017 at approximately 4:57 AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of the Lloyd Expressway at the intersection at Boehne Camp Road upon report of a motor vehicle crash involving injury.... READ MORE 

Home Improvement Fraudsters Operating in Vanderburgh County
May 23, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has received reports of asphalt paving scammers operating in Vanderburgh County.... READ MORE 

Confinement Officer Arrested on Dealing and Trafficking Charges
May 22, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a confinement officer on charges of Dealing in a Scheduled Substance and Trafficking with an Inmate.... READ MORE 

Motorcyclist Killed and ATV Operator Injured in Separate Crashes Saturday
May 14, 2017

On Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 10:24 PM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and the German Township Fire Department responded to a motorcycle crash on Mesker Park Drive at the intersection of Kleitz Road.... READ MORE

“Click It or Ticket” Seatbelt Enforcement Blitz Begins Today
May 12, 2017

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership (which includes the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and the Evansville Police Department) will be participating in a statewide “Click It or Ticket” Seatbelt Enforcement Blitz beginning today.... READ MORE

Bicycle Patrol Visits North Junior High School
May 12, 2017

North Junior High School teacher Mr. Mike Flake invited the Sheriff's Office bicycle patrol to greet students as they arrived for class this morning.... READ MORE 

Driver Dies after Striking Building on North Saint Joe Avenue
May 11, 2017

On Thursday, May 11, 2017 at approximately 6:28 AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office responded to 4417 North St. Joseph Avenue upon report of a vehicle having crashed into the Safety Kleen building.... READ MORE 

Rollover Crash on US 41 Sends Four to the Hospital
May 08, 2017

On Monday, May 08, 2017 at 4:30 AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office responded to US Hwy 41 and E. Mt Pleasant Road upon report of a rollover crash involving injury.... READ MORE 

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