Category: Scott County

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.…

One Killed by Victim in Attempted Robbery, Two Others Arrested

In a case that is still being investigated, Sheriff’s Deputies with the Scott County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a residence after two 911 calls referenced an incident with a firearm at that address. Early Saturday morning, the first caller told 911 dispatchers that an individual had been shot at the residence. The second 911…

Scott County Sheriff’s Office and Scottsburg Police to Increase Patrols

Scottsburg, IN. – As part of the Scott County Safety Partnership, The Scott County Sheriff’s Office and the Scottsburg Police Department announced today they will join efforts with over 250 Indiana state and local law enforcement agencies to increase education and enforcement around dangerous and impaired driving. From March 3 through March 26, 2017, officers…

Snowy Interstate Car Crash Claims the Life of Scottsburg Woman

Icy and Snowy roads have played a part in A vehicle crash which has caused the fatality of a Scottsburg Woman yesterday morning, shortly after 8:00 am, the Indiana State Police responded to a single vehicle crash on I-65 near the 55 mile marker in Jackson County. The initial investigation by Sgt. Stephen Wheeles indicated…