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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 

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 11 New Officers
May 07, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office graduated eleven (11) new confinement officers from the Indiana Law Enforcement Basic Jail Officers Course last Friday afternoon.... READ MORE 

Sobriety Checkpoint Results for Friday, May 05, 2017
May 06, 2017

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Friday, May 05, 2017 near the intersection of NW 2nd Street and S. 3rd Avenue.... READ MORE 

Sobriety Checkpoint Scheduled for this Weekend
May 03, 2017

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

VCSO Begins 2017 Deputy Sheriff Applicant Process
May 01, 2017

Preliminary applications for the 2017 - 2019 Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Sheriff candidate pool are now available online.... READ MORE 

PHONE SCAM: Fake Deputy "Sergeant Russo" Tries to Extort Money
April 28, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has received multiple reports of attempted telephone fraud involving a caller claiming to be a Sheriff's Deputy.... READ MORE

Sheriff's Office Conducts High Stress Reality Based Training at Civic Center
April 22, 2017

 This week deputy sheriffs and civilian court screeners participated in training exercises focused on violent attacks within the Civic Center and Vanderburgh County Courts Complex.... READ MORE

Four Car Crash on Lloyd Hospitalizes One
April 15, 2017

On Saturday, April 15, 2017 at approximately 8:30 AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of the Lloyd Expressway west of the intersection at South Red Bank Road upon report of a motor vehicle crash involving injury.... READ MORE 

Help the Sheriff's Office Identify this Theft Suspect
April 12, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office is seeking your help to identify this theft suspect.... READ MORE

Increased Enforcement Scheduled for April Distracted Driving Awareness Month
April 01, 2017

Throughout April the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office and the Evansville Police Department will be participating in Distracted Driving Awareness Month.... READ MORE 

Southwest Indiana Sheriffs Visit the State House
March 30, 2017

This past Wednesday and Thursday a group of sheriffs from southwestern Indiana visited the Indiana State House and spoke with office holders and elected representatives about issues facing sheriff's offices across Indiana.... READ MORE 

Phone Scam: Fake Sheriff's Deputy Claims Victim has Arrest Warrant
March 30, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has received multiple reports of attempted telephone fraud involving a caller claiming to be a sheriff's deputy.... READ MORE 

New Microchip Reader Helps Reunite Missing Dog from Illinois with Owner
March 26, 2017

Thanks to newly acquired microchip readers, the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office was able to reunite a missing Illinois pet with his family.... READ MORE 

Woman Crashes Vehicle into Fire Hydrant while Fleeing from Sheriff's Deputy
March 24, 2017

An Evansville woman is in custody after crashing her motor vehicle into a fire hydrant while fleeing from a sheriff's deputy.... READ MORE 

Be Aware of Common Tax Scams this Tax Season
March 20, 2017

Tax season provides the ideal opportunity for scam artists to prey on unsuspecting tax payers. These scams come in many forms, the most frequent of which are described below.... READ MORE 

Intoxicated Habitual Traffic Violator Drives over Grave Stones, Flees from Deputy
March 09, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has arrested an intoxicated habitual traffic violator after observing him drive over grave markers at Sunset Memorial Cemetery.... READ MORE

Unscrupulous Scrapper Snared by Sheriff's Deputy
March 06, 2017

On Monday, March 06, 2017 at 8:24 AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office responded to Deig Brothers Construction in order to investigate a complaint of construction equipment theft.... READ MORE

Sheriff's Office Seeking Assistance to Identify Robbery Suspect
March 02, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identification of a suspect who robbed a convenience store last night.... READ MORE 

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