Category: Crime

Man Found on Michigan Road with Ankle Monitor Detached, Meth on Hand

A man was found holding the illegal substance methamphetamine as well as his removed ankle monitor. On April 18th, 2017, according to police reports, Detective Kurtis Wallace of the Madison Police Department reviewed a list emailed to Officers in Jefferson County from Central Dispatch in reference to individuals with active arrest warrants, which showed Robert…

Man Snorting Suboxone Near Crystal Beach Arrested with Meth

A concerned citizen called the Jefferson County Dispatch to report a man that was snorting a white powder substance and was yelling at passersby from his car. According to official reports, Madison Police Officers found Joseph Rice parked near the entrance of Crystal Beach near Vaughn Dr. When an officer approached Rice and told him…

Man Found in Freezing Semi-Trailer Arrested in Ripley County

On Wednesday April 12, police in Ripley County received a call Joel Schumacher from his parked semi-truck on I74 at the 152 mile marker. Schumacher reportedly stated that there was someone in back of his trailer containing frozen meat. The trailer was set at a -10 degrees. Upon arrival, police found a man locked in…

Operation Pull Over Nabs Seven Suspects in Scott County

Operation Pull Over Nabs Seven Suspects in Scott County The Scott County Sheriff’s Office and Scottsburg Police Department have finished their month-long dangerous and impaired driving enforcement campaign, during which 76 tickets were written, and 7 arrests were made, according to official reports. In the words of Sheriff Dan McClain: Dangerous and impaired driving kills.…

Menacing Man with Knife Enters Church during Sunday Service

Menacing Man with Knife Enters Church during Sunday Service At Faith Covenant Church Madison, Indiana on Sunday churchgoers were frightened by a man armed with a knife, also claiming to have a gun, that was making threatening statements. Police Chief Dan Thurston adds more to the story, saying Eugenio Mendoza, 44, while under the influence…

Forged $100 Bill Investigation Leads to Drugs and Multiple Arrests

Forged $100 Bill Investigation Leads to Drugs and Multiple Arrests On Friday Hanover Town Marshall Josh Taylor assisted in an investigation that led to three arrests in relation to a forgery case that is currently being investigated in multiple counties. Taylor says that there have been reports of counterfeit currency in surrounding counties. Police officials…