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St. John Police Chief Fred Frego was selected Friday to be president of the Northwest Indiana Major Crimes Task Force executive board.
GARY | Indiana and Illinois law enforcement officials will meet Thursday in Gary to discuss the flow of guns from Indiana to Chicago's deadly streets.
Several local agencies and federal officials conducted an operation Wednesday targeting the arrest of fugitives in LaPorte County.
GARY | Marquis Young hung his head as police high-fived one another after placing him in the back of a squad car.
GARY | A sweep of northern Lake County communities Friday night quickly turned toward the city of Gary when a 19-year-old was gunned down in front of his home.
HAMMOND | A Gary man pleaded guilty Tuesday to distributing heroin, federal court records show.
HAMMOND | Burglars stole 33 firearms from a Hammond gun range early Thursday morning, and officials are offering up to several thousands of dollars to anyone with information.
GARY | Law enforcement officials teamed up Saturday night and arrested 16 people during an eight-hour sweeps operation, police said.
GARY | Authorities nabbed at least 14 people during a seven-hour sweep over the weekend and issued 22 traffic citations, police said.
Trinidad Robles, 42, of Cedar Lake, will be sentenced Nov. 4 in federal court in Hammond in connection with a drug charge.
HAMMOND | A federal indictment recently was handed down, charging a local duo with intentionally selling a convicted felon a handgun, officials said.
SCHERERVILLE | The cause of last week's fire at Baldwin Farm is undetermined and the case is considered closed, Fire Chief Joseph Kruzan said Friday.
SCHERERVILLE | The cause of a four-alarm fire that destroyed two barns on a horse farm Thursday night may never be known, because the destruction left behind so little evidence, fire and town officials said Friday.
HAMMOND | Three men were indicted in federal court this week, U.S. attorney's office officials said.
One, and maybe more, of the players in the investigation of corruption in the Lake County Sheriff's Police Department has agreed to cooperate with federal investigators, a source says.
Hey, Lake County taxpayers! Did you notice your wallet was lighter by $120,000?
When you open a can of worms, the only question is how many worms are in the can.
CROWN POINT | A federal investigation into Lake County police may focus on improper Internet resale of machine gun and other restricted firearm components acquired under the department's name.
CROWN POINT | Former Lake County Police Chief Marco Kuyachich denies he is a target of a reported federal investigation of illicit gun sales within the Sheriff's Department, according to his attorney.
How much political fallout comes from the federal investigation into six Lake County sheriff's police officers remains to be seen.
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