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New Crime Victim Resources Website for Vanderburgh County Unveiled
September 12, 2018

Community leaders in Vanderburgh County, IN, have collaborated to create an online resource for crime victims. 

Deputy Narrowly Escapes Serious Injury after being Run Over by Fleeing Shoplifter
September 09, 2018

A Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office deputy was injured after being struck by a vehicle driven by a fleeing shoplifter.... READ MORE 

Sheriff's Office to hold Recognition Ceremony
September 06, 2018

On Monday, September 10, 2018 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will host a public ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of several sheriff's deputies and confinement officers.... READ MORE 

Boonville Man Arrested after Pointing a Handgun at Homeowner and Pulling the Trigger
September 05, 2018

A Boonville man was arrested this past Monday afternoon after allegedly pointing an unloaded handgun at a northern Vanderburgh County resident and pulling the trigger.... READ MORE 

Sobriety Checkpoint Results for Friday, August 31, 2018
September 01, 2018

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Friday, August 31, 2018.... READ MORE  

Sobriety Checkpoint Planned for this Weekend
August 29, 2018

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership will conduct a sobriety checkpoint.... READ MORE 

Scooter Rider Killed in Crash on US 41 near Boonville-New Harmony Rd
August 24, 2018

An Evansville man was killed yesterday evening on N. US 41 after his motor scooter collided with an oncoming vehicle.... READ MORE 

Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office Deputies begin Full-Time USI Assignments
August 21, 2018

The University of Southern Indiana and the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office (VCSO) have announced that five deputies have been chosen for assignment to the USI campus. Four of these deputies began serving the campus on Wednesday, August 15.... READ MORE 

SCAM ALERT: Fake IRS Agents Calling the Evansville Area
August 21, 2018

A phone scam similar to one first reported by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) has once again hit Vanderburgh County.... READ MORE 

Intoxicated Motorist Arrested after Vehicle Rollover on Old State Road
August 08, 2018

On Wednesday, August 08, 2018 at approximately 5:07 PM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Old State Road and E. Evergreen Road upon report of a motor vehicle crash with injury.... READ MORE

Sheriff's Office Preparing for Students Returning to School
August 06, 2018

On Wednesday, August 08, 2018 Vanderburgh County students will be returning to school for the 2018-2019 school year. The Sheriff’s Office will be stepping up our presence and enforcement around county schools and bus routes to help make sure this school year gets off to a safe start..... READ MORE 

Motorcyclist Killed on N. Green River Road
August 02, 2018

A motorcyclist was killed this afternoon on North Green River Road after losing control of his motorcycle and crashing into a utility pole.... READ MORE 

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 17 New Officers
July 27, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office graduated seventeen (17) new confinement officers from the Indiana Law Enforcement Basic Jail Officers Course this Friday.... READ MORE

Help the Sheriff's Office Identify these Robbery Suspects
July 27, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office is seeking your help to identify a pair of robbery suspects.... READ MORE 

Suspects at Large after Robbing the Windmill Circle K
July 22, 2018

A pair of suspects are at large after robbing the Windmill Bakery Circle K at US 41 and Petersburg Road this morning..... READ MORE 

Wanted Felon from Pursuit Tracked by Sheriff's Office K-9
July 19, 2018

A wanted felon is in custody this evening after leading the Sheriff's Office on a pursuit through the southern part of the city.... READ MORE

Hundreds of Inmates Receive Hepatitis A Vaccine
July 18, 2018

Thanks to the efforts of the Vanderburgh County Health Department and the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office, several hundred inmates are now protected against the hepatitis A virus.... READ MORE 

2018 Vanderburgh County 4-H Fair Begins Monday
July 17, 2018

The 98th annual Vanderburgh County 4-H Fair gets underway this Monday, July 23, 2018. With shows, music, rides, races, pageants, contests, exhibits and food the 4H fair truly has something for everyone.... READ MORE  

Truck Driver Killed in Semi Crash Rollover on US 41
July 16, 2018

On Monday, July 16, 2018 approximately 2:00 AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and the Scott Township Fire Department responded to Highway 41 near the I-64 overpass for a crash involving a semi-tractor trailer.... READ MORE 

Serial Burglars Tricking Residents into Leaving Their Homes
May 03, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office, Warrick County Sheriff’s Office and Evansville Police Department are investigating a series of residential burglaries in which residents were lured away from their home by suspects.... READ MORE 

Wanted Felon Abandons His Child on the Roadside During Pursuit
May 01, 2018

An Evansville man being sought on a parole violation warrant is in custody and facing new charges after abandoning his 5-year-old son on the side of the road during a pursuit.... READ MORE

Good Samaritan Loans Deputy Bicycle to Pursue Fleeing Felon
April 30, 2018

A Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office deputy recently took a citizen up on an offer to borrow their bicycle in order to chase down a fleeing felon.... READ MORE

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 16 New Officers
April 30, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office graduated sixteen (16) new confinement officers from the Indiana Law Enforcement Basic Jail Officers Course last Friday.... READ MORE  

Wanted Violent Felon Rams Sheriff's Office Cruiser
April 26, 2018

A Gary, Indiana man being sought on a probation violation warrant is in custody and facing new charges after ramming a Sheriff's Office cruiser in an attempt to escape arrest this morning.... READ MORE 

Alcohol Suspected Factor in Crash that Hospitalized Motorcyclist
April 21, 2018

A motorcyclist was severely injured this evening after being struck by a motorist who had been drinking just prior to driving.... READ MORE

Alcohol a Factor in Early Morning Crash on St. Joe Ave
April 15, 2018

On Sunday, April 15, 2018 at approximately 3:09AM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office responded to North Saint Joseph Avenue near Glenview Drive in reference to a motor vehicle crash.... READ MORE

Sheriff's Office Investigating a Pair of Injurious Crashes
April 05, 2018

     During the afternoon and evening of April 5th, 2018 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office investigated two injurious motor vehicle crashes.... READ MORE

Intoxicated Motorist Strikes a Sheriff's Office Cruiser
March 25, 2018

An intoxicated motorist was arrested Friday evening after crashing his vehicle into the back of a Sheriff's Office cruiser.... READ MORE 

Intoxicated Motorist Strikes Power Pole, Disrupts Service to West Side Residents
March 12, 2018

An intoxicated motorist struck a utility pole Sunday evening, disrupting power to several west side residents.... READ MORE

Wanted Violent Felon Rams a Patrol Car, Crashes Truck During Pursuit
March 10, 2018

An Evansville man wanted for Aggravated Battery is in custody and facing new charges after leading sheriff's deputies and police officers on a vehicle pursuit Friday night.... READ MORE 

Fake Deputy Scam Targets Local Doctors
March 09, 2018

Phone scammers are continuing to target local physicians and dentists. The Sheriff's Office has received multiple calls from victims reporting that a man identifying himself as a deputy from the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office.... READ MORE 

Sobriety Checkpoint Results for Friday, March 02, 2018
March 03, 2018

The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Friday, March 02, 2018 near the intersection of N. First Avenue and Lohoff Avenue.... READ MORE

March Dangerous & Impaired Driving Enforcement Blitz will include DUI Checkpoint
February 28, 2018

During a news conference earlier today at the University of Southern Indiana, representatives of the Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership along with the Indiana State Police announced details about and answered questions related to the upcoming statewide March Impaired Driving Enforcement Blitz.... READ MORE 

Crash on Broadway Ave Injures Two
February 25, 2018

On Sunday, February 25, 2018 at approximately 3:05 PM the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office and Perry Township Fire Department responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash with injuries on Broadway Avenue west of Franklin Road.... READ MORE 

Student Arrested after Threatening North Junior High School
February 20, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a 13-year-old North Junior High School student after determining she posted threatening messages on Snapchat.... READ MORE

Indiana Sheriffs' Association Scholarship Program Accepting Applications
February 12, 2018

The Indiana Sheriffs’ Association will again be awarding college scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college students who are pursuing a degree in criminal justice studies.... READ MORE  

Three days, Three Intoxicated Motorists Arrested Double, Quintuple and Sextuple the Legal Limit
February 11, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has arrested three intoxicated motorists in three days time, all with blood alcohol content levels two to six times the legal limit.... READ MORE 

Teacher Arrested after Allegations of Child Molestation
February 09, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a local teacher on charges of Child Molesting.... READ MORE 

VCSO Announces Passing of K-9 Bosko
February 05, 2018

Today the Sheriff’s Office said goodbye to an outstanding four-legged member of our office.... READ MORE 

Sheriff's Office to hold Recognition Ceremony
February 02, 2018

On Monday, February 05, 2018 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will host a public ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of several sheriff's deputies and confinement officers.... READ MORE 

Help the Sheriff's Office Identify this Fraud Suspect
January 31, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office is seeking your help to identify this fraud suspect.... READ MORE

Fugitive Felon Facing Additional Weapons Charges after Arrest
January 30, 2018

A fugitive from Evansville is facing new weapons charges after an arrest in Henderson earlier today.... READ MORE

Intoxicated Motorist Arrested after Fleeing Crash on I-69
January 27, 2018

A Henderson man is in jail this morning after fleeing the scene of a crash on I-69.... READ MORE 

VCSO Regional Jail Officers Course Graduates 23 New Officers
January 26, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office graduated twenty-three (23) new confinement officers from the Indiana Law Enforcement Basic Jail Officers Course today.... READ MORE 

Jail Inmate Injured in Razor and Boiling Water Attack
January 22, 2018

A Vanderburgh County Jail inmate has been hospitalized after being attacked by a fellow inmate with a safety razor and boiling water.... READ MORE 

Motorist Arrested for Drunk Driving on USI-Burdette Park Walking Trail
January 21, 2018

An intoxicated motorist is in jail this morning after a sheriff's deputy observed her driving a Jeep onto the USI-Burdette Park Trial and then striking a concrete safety pylon.... READ MORE 

Serial Vending Machine Thief Caught in the Act
January 20, 2018

An Evansville man believed to be responsible for dozens of vending machine break-ins was taken into custody last night after being observed breaking into an RC Beverage Co machine at Burdette Park.... READ MORE 

Are You and Your Family "Ice Aware"?
January 13, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office wants you and your family to be "Ice Aware" this winter.... READ MORE

Confinement Officer Arrested on Felony Battery Charges
January 05, 2018

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a confinement officer on charges of Battery resulting in Serious Bodily Injury....  READ MORE

Cold Weather Pet Safety
December 29, 2017

With an overnight low this Saturday projected to be under 10 degrees, the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office would like to remind everyone that their pets should be kept inside during freezing temperatures.... READ MORE 

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