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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 

Sheriff's Office to hold Recognition Ceremony
February 02, 2018

On Monday, February 05, 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 

Help the Sheriff's Office Identify this Fraud Suspect
January 31, 2018

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

Fugitive Felon Facing Additional Weapons Charges after Arrest
January 30, 2018

A fugitive from Evansville is facing new weapons charges after an arrest in Henderson earlier today.... READ MORE

Intoxicated Motorist Arrested after Fleeing Crash on I-69
January 27, 2018

A Henderson man is in jail this morning after fleeing the scene of a crash on I-69.... READ MORE 

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 23 New Officers
January 26, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office graduated twenty-three (23) new confinement officers from the Indiana Law Enforcement Basic Jail Officers Course today.... READ MORE 

Jail Inmate Injured in Razor and Boiling Water Attack
January 22, 2018

A Vanderburgh County Jail inmate has been hospitalized after being attacked by a fellow inmate with a safety razor and boiling water.... READ MORE 

Motorist Arrested for Drunk Driving on USI-Burdette Park Walking Trail
January 21, 2018

An intoxicated motorist is in jail this morning after a sheriff's deputy observed her driving a Jeep onto the USI-Burdette Park Trial and then striking a concrete safety pylon.... READ MORE 

Serial Vending Machine Thief Caught in the Act
January 20, 2018

An Evansville man believed to be responsible for dozens of vending machine break-ins was taken into custody last night after being observed breaking into an RC Beverage Co machine at Burdette Park.... READ MORE 

Are You and Your Family "Ice Aware"?
January 13, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office wants you and your family to be "Ice Aware" this winter.... READ MORE

Confinement Officer Arrested on Felony Battery Charges
January 05, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a confinement officer on charges of Battery resulting in Serious Bodily Injury....  READ MORE

Cold Weather Pet Safety
December 29, 2017

With an overnight low this Saturday projected to be under 10 degrees, the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office would like to remind everyone that their pets should be kept inside during freezing temperatures.... READ MORE 

Suspect Captured After Late Night Pursuit
December 18, 2017

 The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has a arrested an Evansville man after leading deputies on a chase...READ MORE

VCSO will Ring the Bells for the Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign this Saturday
December 14, 2017

Members of the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office will volunteer to raise money for the Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign this Saturday.... READ MORE

Man Arrested on Charges of Rape and Incest
December 14, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has arrested an Evansville man on charges of Rape and Incest.... READ MORE 

Sheriff Holds Jail Overcrowding Meeting with Area State Legislators
December 12, 2017

On Friday, December 08, 2017 Sheriff Dave Wedding hosted a meeting between state legislators and area sheriffs concerning issues affecting local jails.... READ MORE 

Pedestrian Injured during Five Vehicle Crash on Lloyd
December 11, 2017

On Monday, December 11, 2017 at approximately 5:37 PM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and Perry Township Volunteer Fire Department responded to a crash involving multiple vehicles on the West Lloyd Expressway west of McDowell Road.... READ MORE 

Arrest Made after Deputies Respond to Home Invasion
December 07, 2017

A Vanderburgh County man is in jail today after committing a home invasion in Grandin Pointe subdivision.... READ MORE 

Suspects in Custody after Shots Fired during Old Henderson Road Burglary
December 04, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office and Evansville Police Department have arrested two suspects in connection with a home break-in that resulted in shots being fired and a subsequent vehicle pursuit.... READ MORE 

Sheriff's Deputies work annual Santa Clothes Club Telethon
December 03, 2017

Sheriff Dave Wedding along with deputies and confinement officers from the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office manned the phone bank tonight at the annual Santa Clothes Club Telethon.... READ MORE

Indiana Sheriffs' Association Awards Scholarship to Student from Vanderburgh County
December 01, 2017

Sheriff Dave Wedding recently presented a scholarship award to a student from Vanderburgh County.... READ MORE 

VCSO Prepares for Christmas with the Kids
November 30, 2017

On Monday, December 11, 2017, members of the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will participate in their annual “Christmas with the Kids” program.... READ MORE 

Bond Revoked for Man who Brought Meth into Courthouse
November 22, 2017

An Evansville man was taken into custody at the courts building this morning after he was caught carrying marijuana and methamphetamine.... READ MORE 

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Dealing and Weapons Arrest
November 20, 2017

An Evansville man is in jail after deputies discovered a handgun and synthetic drugs inside a vehicle during a traffic stop.... READ MORE 

Intoxicated Motorist Downs Power Pole, Disrupts Service to East Side Residents
November 19, 2017

An intoxicated motorist downed a utility pole late Saturday night, disrupting power to east side residents.... READ MORE 

Woman Struck by Train at Howell Railroad Yard
November 15, 2017

On Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 10:24 am the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and Perry Township Fire Department responded to the Howell Railroad Yard in southwestern Vanderburgh County in reference to pedestrian struck by a train.... READ MORE 

"Safe Family Travel" Traffic Enforcement Begins this Weekend
November 08, 2017

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership will be increasing patrols this November and December as part of the annual statewide “Safe Family Travel” seatbelt and drunk driving enforcement campaign.... READ MORE

Man Arrested for Stealing Copper Wire from Power Poles
November 07, 2017

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested an Evansville man for stealing copper wiring from utility poles.... READ MORE 

Help the Sheriff's Office Identify these Theft Suspects
October 31, 2017

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

Sheriff's Office Offers Halloween Safety Advice
October 29, 2017

This Halloween the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will be closely monitoring the residential areas of Vanderburgh County.... READ MORE  

Crash at Lloyd and Red Bank Results in Multiple Injuries
October 22, 2017

On Sunday, October 22, 2017 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and Perry Township Volunteer Fire Department responded to a crash at the intersection of West Lloyd Expressway and South Red Bank Rd.... READ MORE 

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 

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