Posted on: August 11, 2017

Arrest made in double homicide

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Double Homicide person of interest located

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Fall Citizens Academy now open to enroll

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The Lafayette Police Department will be offering an upcoming fall Citizens Academy.  The next academy will begin on Wednesday, September 13th, 2017.

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Latest Inside The Squad episode is available

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On this episode of Inside The Squad, the guys talk to VIPS Cathi Rush. What is a Police VIPS? Hint: Volunteer. How do VIPS help LPD and how does that improve officer efficiency? Also covered is the false alarm reduction program. This is a short podcast an...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

New Crime Prevention Class

New Crime Prevention Class Offered by the Lafayette Police Department

Lafayette Police Department’s Specialist Shana Wainscott will be hosting a Refuse To Be A Victim class on August 31st from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Lafayette Police Department...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Update on body found in ditch

Thursday August 3rd, 2017

In conjunction with the Tippecanoe County Coroner’s Office, The Lafayette Police believe they have identified the body found in a ditch off of Promenade Parkway around 12:20 Monday afternoon. The Tippecanoe County Corone...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Suspicious Package at Pavilions Shopping Center

On August 2nd, at approximately 3:36pm, the Lafayette Police Department received a call regarding a suspicious package in the Pavilions Shopping Center at 100 S Creasy Ln. The suspicious package had been located in a vehicle parked near the Armed Forces R...

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Posted on: July 30, 2017

Fatal Crash on South Creasy Lane

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Trinity Life Ministry Hygiene Drive August 1st through 31st

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Pinning Ceremony for Sergeant Sherer and Sergeant Withers

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Posted on: July 23, 2017

Vehicle / Pedestrian Crash Investigation

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

14-year-old located by police - safe

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Police Search for 14-Year-Old Runaway

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Updated Sagamore Pkwy and South St Closure Information

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Update: In response to some of the questions and comments I received after I sent out the my initial post, I wanted to provide you with some additional information. The businesses in around that Sagamore Pkwy & South Street intersection will be open f...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Armed Robbery 1200 block N 18th St

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Tippecanoe County Traffic Safety Partnership DUI Taskforce 3rd Quarter 2017

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Sagamore Pkwy & South Street Intersection will close

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Seminole, Oklahoma Fugitive Arrested

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Posted on: July 11, 2017

Brown Street Robbery Arrests

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

LPD K9 Passed Away

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July 7, 2017

The Lafayette Police Department is mourning the loss of a beloved K-9 that passed away last night. Retired K-9 Tommy served the department’s canine unit alongside Officer Ron Dombkowski from 2008 to 2017. K9 Tommy was a faithful part...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Street Crime Unit Drug Investigation - Arrests Made

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Lafayette Police arrest suspect wanted for murder out of Wisconsin

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Domestic Disturbance Shot Fired

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Car Crash after large fight at Champs

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Shots Fired Arrests

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Robbery reported on Julia Ct.

On Tuesday June 20, 2017 at approximately 10:25 PM, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of a robbery in the 1000-block of Julia Ct. The caller reported that two black males had entered the residence and robbed her at gunpoi...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Reported Robberies Near Downtown

During the early morning hours of Tuesday June 20, 2017, officers with the Lafayette Police Department investigated two separate reports of armed robberies within a few minutes of each other in the downtown area. 

 

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Burglary Arrest on Julia Ln

Date: June 19, 2017

On Sunday, June 18th, at approximately 5:30am, Lafayette police officers responded to the 900-block of Julia Ln in regards to a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, officers met with the female victim and were advised that a male had ent...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

Suicidal subject call resolved

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Suspicious Incident Reported - Case Updated

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Suspicious Incident Reported

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Shooting near Julia Ct

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Attemped Robbery - Circle K on Ferry

On May 10th, at approximately 5:01am, the Lafayette Police Department received a call regarding an attempted robbery at the Circle K gas station in the 3100-block of Ferry St. Witnesses advised a suspect had entered the store with a knife and attempted to...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Kidnapping Arrest

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Check Well-Being

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Police arrest shooting suspect

Criminal Recklessness with Deadly Weapon - Arrest

On April 19th, around 11:55 pm, the Lafayette Police responded to a report of shots fired in the 1000 block of State Street.  Officers responded to the scene and encountered the reported female vic...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Crime Prevention Specialist begins

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Multiple Drug Arrests

            On April 6th, Lafayette Police Department Street Crimes Unit conducted a narcotics investigation at 1826-2 Wilson Street.  After obtaining a search warrant for the location, office...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Inside the Squad Podcast - Episode 2

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A great listen about your police department and we've made it easy for those of you who don't use iTunes or Google Play Listen here by clicking this link and it will automatically play: https://soundcloud.com/insidethes...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Man stabbed in back in parking lot

For Immediate Release Contact: Sgt. Scott Galloway

March 24th, 2017 

sdgalloway@lafayette.in.gov

(765) 807-1224

Stabbing in parking lot near 1740 Salem Street

On March 23rd, around 4:00 pm, the Lafayette Police Department responded a report of a man h...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Arrest Made in Brice Street Shooting

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Contact Sgt. Scott Galloway

March 23rd, 2017 

sdgalloway@lafayette.in.gov

(765) 807-1224

 

Arrest Made in Shooting Incident

Around 2:30 AM on March 20th the Lafayette Police Department received an emergency call stating a ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Shooting at S. 24th and Brice Street

Shooting Investigation

Around 2:30 AM on March 20th the Lafayette Police Department received an emergency call stating a female had been shot in the area of South 24th Street and Brice Street. The reporting party was driving to an area hospital with the fe...

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Posted on: March 18, 2017

Fatal Crash - South St and Marketplace Dr

At approximately 2:27 am, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a personal injury crash at the intersection of South St. and Market Place Dr. Upon arrival, officers determined that a small passenger vehicle traveling eastbound on Sout...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Missing Person

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The Lafayette Police Department is currently investigating the report of a missing person. 29-year-old Steven Lee Montoya of Lafayette has been reported missing by his family, and the Lafayette Police Department is asking for the public’s help i...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Stabbing

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Swearing-in and Safety Initiatives

Today, the Lafayette Police Department is swearing-in and welcoming two new police officers, Neil Cain and Matthew Santerre. With these additions, the police department will now be at full staff and at the allotted strength of 142 officers. Since January ...

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Posted on: September 25, 2015

News Conference Press Release

LAFAYETTE, IN - September 24, 2015 - The City of Lafayette and the Lafayette Police Department have come together to address concerns that people have in the Lafayette community about crime, and present components of a comprehensive, ongoing strategy to h...Read on...

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Posted on: September 16, 2015

Abandoned Properties

Are you aware of an abandoned property that is not well-kept? Abandoned, foreclosed, and vacant properties pose a significant issue for municipalities and communities. And, unfortunately, Lafayette is no different. Research has linked these properties ...Read on...

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