Porter County Police Records Search

See Porter County, IN Police Departments and search free public police records. Police departments, precincts, stations, and public safety departments are law enforcement institutions which enforce laws and keep public order.

List of Porter County Police Departments

Burns Harbor Police Department 1240 North Boo Road Burns Harbor IN 46304 219-787-9411

Chesterton Police Department 790 Broadway Chesterton IN 46304 219-926-1136

Hebron Police Department 104 East Sigler Street Hebron IN 46341 219-996-2111

Kouts Police Department 210 South Main Street Kouts IN 46347 219-766-2332

Ogden Dunes Police Department 115 Hillcrest Road Ogden Dunes IN 46368 219-762-4125

Portage Police Department 2693 Irving Street Portage IN 46368 219-762-3122

Porter Police Department 50 Francis Street Porter IN 46304 219-926-7611

Valparaiso Police Department 355 South Washington Street Valparaiso IN 46383 219-462-0717

Find Porter County Police Records

Porter County Police Departments have records of all Police arrests, incident reports, and Police warrants in Porter County, IN. Porter County Police Departments make these public records available to the public through direct requests and online databases.

Porter County Arrest Records

Police Departments keep Porter County arrest records and incident reports. Porter County Arrest reports include basic information about the arrest, such as the names of those arrested, the location, the number of charges, and the bail amount, if any. If an individual resisted arrest or the officer used force, this will be recorded in the arrest report.

Porter County Accident Reports

Incident reports are records of Police action that did not involve an arrest, such as Porter County accident reports, citizen reports of crimes, and 911 calls for assistance. These reports list the time, nature of the incident, any injuries or weapons found at the scene, and where in Porter County, Indiana the incident occurred.

Porter County Police Logs

Arrest reports and incident reports are often included in Porter County Police logs. These summary logs are typically available to the Porter County public, and they can be searched through online databases maintained by local Police Departments in Porter County, IN.

Porter County Warrant Records

Police Departments also keep records of Porter County search warrants and arrest warrants. Search warrants include a description of the items the Police are seeking, the Porter County judge's approval for the warrant, and a list of items seized by the officers during the search. Porter County Arrest warrants include the name of the accused, the alleged crime, and the Porter County Court that approved the warrant. These warrants are also court documents, so if the Police Department cannot provide copies, you can request these records from the Porter County Court.

Contact Porter County Police Departments

Porter County Police Departments provide public access to certain Police records on their website. For other Police records, including Porter County arrest reports or body camera footage, you may need to contact the Police Department and fill out a public records request.