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Lake County Sheriff Candidates (D)

Lake County Sheriff Candidates (D)

Incumbent John Buncich, Richard Ligon and Oscar Martinez Jr. are the candidates (D) for Lake County Sheriff.

April 11, 2014 12:17 pm
RICH JAMES: Kumstar machine-guns Ligon's reputation

RICH JAMES: Kumstar machine-guns Ligon's reputation

Some people will go to any length to get elected.

April 06, 2014 12:00 am

Lake County taxpayers get new bill for rise in homicides

CROWN POINT | The cost of the recent rise in Lake County's homicide rate is still being counted.

April 03, 2014 6:00 pm

Lake County sheriff candidate forum slated April 8 at IUN

GARY | Lake County sheriff candidates will discuss issues in an April 8 forum at Indiana University Northwest.

March 23, 2014 12:00 am
Fate brings Angel to Carmelite home

Fate brings Angel to Carmelite home

After receiving a rescued American bulldog from Lake County Sheriff John Buncich in January, the Carmelite Sisters are helping Angel receive training to become a therapy dog for their young residents.

March 01, 2014 5:44 pm
RICH JAMES: We're in for a boring primary election season

RICH JAMES: We're in for a boring primary election season

When the dust settled Friday as filing closed for the May primary elections, I couldn’t help but think the Lake County Democratic Party had lost its swagger.

February 12, 2014 12:00 am

Man dead after U.S. 231 crash

A Hebron man died after a single car crash Saturday.

January 18, 2014 10:30 pm

Ligon files to run for Lake County sheriff

CROWN POINT | Richard Ligon, former Gary public safety director, filed his candidacy Tuesday for Lake County sheriff in 2014.

January 14, 2014 8:15 pm

EDITORIAL: Cline Avenue needs more than patches

We give the snowplow drivers from the Indiana Department of Transportation and elsewhere credit for their efforts in clearing this massive amount of snow, especially with the extreme cold and high winds. This was no minor snowstorm.

January 07, 2014 12:00 am

Gary man charged in theft of motorcycle; guns seized

GARY | A Gary man was arrested Friday on several charges, including possession of a stolen motorcycle and possession of a vehicle with an obliterated vehicle identification number.

January 03, 2014 10:23 pm

Lake County sheriff to speak Jan. 8 at chamber luncheon

HOBART | Lake County Sheriff John Buncich will be the guest speaker at the noon Jan. 8 Hobart Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the Elks Lodge, 3580 W. 61st Ave.

December 31, 2013 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Keep improving conditions at county jails

The Lake County Jail is moving closer to getting out from under the federal consent decree that required changes at the jail.

December 29, 2013 12:00 am

Lake Co. sheriff to talk Jan. 8 at Hobart chamber luncheon

HOBART | Lake County Sheriff John Buncich will be the guest speaker at the noon Jan. 8 Hobart Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the Elks Lodge, 3580 W. 61st Ave.

December 18, 2013 12:00 am
60 Something: The Bad Old Days, Part II

60 Something: The Bad Old Days, Part II

Around twenty years ago two tough little old ladies were having dinner and drinks in Crown Point, Indiana, talking about the good old days and the bad old days. "Think how much fun it would be," said one to the other. "You'd get your own director's chair, you'd have dinner every night with m…

November 18, 2013 5:21 pm
RICH JAMES: Dominguez needs more than a smile to win

RICH JAMES: Dominguez needs more than a smile to win

Former Lake County Sheriff Roy Dominguez is suggesting there is a hew and cry for him to run for county auditor.

October 02, 2013 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Raise your hands for razing buildings

Lake County Sheriff John Buncich has joined Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson's call for the state to help raze 10,000 abandoned buildings in the city. Those two voices need others locally to form a chorus of support for the effort.

September 25, 2013 12:00 am
RICH JAMES: Razy Gary buildings to address crime

RICH JAMES: Razy Gary buildings to address crime

Gary is a breeding ground for gangs, drugs and violence. It doesn’t need to hang out a welcome sign. The bad guys know.

September 22, 2013 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Mantra for Lake County: Just say no

The Lake County Council will hear many long-winded reasons for increasing spending for various departments, but the county's primary response should include just two letters: N-O.

September 04, 2013 12:00 am

Lake County police nab 6 in prostitution sting

CROWN POINT | Lake County police said they arrested six men Wednesday in Gary as part of a prostitution sting.

August 30, 2013 11:33 am
RICH JAMES: Pence's plan for Gary left out major players

RICH JAMES: Pence's plan for Gary left out major players

If I were Gary Police Chief Wade Ingram, I’d be embarrassed.

August 18, 2013 12:00 am
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