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Portage police to begin carrying heroin antidote

Portage police to begin carrying heroin antidote

PORTAGE | Portage police officers will be adding another tool to their arsenal.

May 28, 2014 4:19 pm Photos

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Portage police seek suspect in sexual assault

PORTAGE | Police are seeking help in finding a man who bound, then sexually assaulted a woman in her apartment early Sunday morning.

May 27, 2014 11:47 am
FBI talking to man following alleged attack on Portage police

FBI talking to man following alleged attack on Portage police

PORTAGE | An initial hearing was continued until Friday morning after the FBI showed up at court Wednesday to talk to a Wisconsin man, accused of violently attacking Portage police officers during a traffic stop Tuesday and shouting God is great in Arabic.

May 21, 2014 2:15 pm Photos

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Local bartenders, servers learn role in preventing DUIs

Local bartenders, servers learn role in preventing DUIs

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP | Bartenders, servers and liquor store clerks gathered Tuesday at the Porter County Expo Center to learn how to balance responsibility with the ability to make money.

May 06, 2014 11:35 am Photos

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Cops: Men had 12 pounds of pot in car

Cops: Men had 12 pounds of pot in car

PORTAGE | Two Ohio men were charged with felony possession of marijuana with the intent to deal after Portage police found 12 pounds of raw marijuana in their car following a traffic stop last week.

April 30, 2014 12:37 pm Photos

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Naked man spotted on roof of BMV arrested in Portage

Naked man spotted on roof of BMV arrested in Portage

PORTAGE | Portage police arrested a man reportedly running naked in the area of Willowcreek and Lute roads early Tuesday evening.

April 02, 2014 4:48 pm

Missouri man arrested during Portage SWAT raid

PORTAGE | A Missouri man wanted on three warrants for dealing cocaine by LaPorte County officials was arrested after a SWAT team raid on a local home early Sunday morning.

March 31, 2014 8:58 am
Valpo, Portage police share video training device

Valpo, Portage police share video training device

VALPARAISO | A police officer responding to a suspicious person call approaches a man standing next to his car. The car's hood is up, and the man says something to the officer, who turns and begins to walk away when the man suddenly whips out a gun and prepares to shoot at nearly point blank range.

March 17, 2014 5:45 pm Video Photos

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Portage police arrest five on drug, neglect charges

Portage police arrest five on drug, neglect charges

PORTAGE | Five people were arrested on multiple drug and neglect charges Wednesday afternoon.

February 13, 2014 9:50 am Photos

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Two new Portage police officers take oaths

Two new Portage police officers take oaths

PORTAGE | The Portage Police Department welcomed its two newest rookies Tuesday morning.

February 11, 2014 7:20 pm
Portage men facing criminal gang activity charges

Portage men facing criminal gang activity charges

PORTAGE | Four members of the Invaders Motorcycle Club face criminal gang activity charges following the beating of a man in a local bar.

February 05, 2014 5:40 pm Photos

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Woman drives without glasses, smashes into Portage cop car

PORTAGE | A Portage Township woman was cited Tuesday morning for driving without her glasses after she smashed into the back of a Portage police car.

February 05, 2014 5:30 pm
Gunman robs Portage Family Express

Gunman robs Portage Family Express

PORTAGE | Portage police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Family Express Gas Station, 5901 U.S. 6 at 4:20 a.m. Friday morning.

January 31, 2014 1:00 pm Photos

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Man arrested after getting van stuck on median

Man arrested after getting van stuck on median

PORTAGE | A man arrested for allegedly driving drunk told police he wasn't drinking and driving because the bar and his home were less than a mile apart.

January 27, 2014 6:33 pm

Man arrested, charged with stealing booze, cookies, condoms

PORTAGE | A 19-year-old Brownsburg, Ind., man was arrested early Sunday after allegedly stealing alcohol, munchies and condoms from the Portage Walmart.

January 20, 2014 2:17 pm
Portage police seek assistance to identify theft suspects

Portage police seek assistance to identify theft suspects

Portage police are looking for help in identifying the two people in these surveillance photos.

January 16, 2014 3:30 pm Photos

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Portage police take officer applications in January

PORTAGE | Application packets for the position of probationary police officer with the Portage Police Department will be available from 7 a.m.  Jan. 6 through 4 p.m.  Jan. 18.

December 22, 2013 5:55 pm

Portage police release new details on Little Caesars robbery

PORTAGE | Police released additional information on the suspect involved in the Wednesday night robbery of Little Caesars Pizza, 6321 Central Ave.

December 20, 2013 9:10 am

Armed men break into Portage home, crash car in Lake Station

PORTAGE | Two men, one of them armed, reportedly broke through a door of a Portage home late Monday night, robbing those in the home, before fleeing and crashing their car in Lake Station.

December 17, 2013 10:30 am
Portage man charged with battery, fleeing officers

Portage man charged with battery, fleeing officers

PORTAGE | A Portage man was arrested Wednesday morning after police said he battered another man, then fled from officers.

December 05, 2013 7:30 pm
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