Posted on: November 17, 2017

Make It to the Table: Don’t Drink and Drive this Thanksgiving Eve

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

Holiday Safety Outreach Class December 12th

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Posted on: November 10, 2017

New Crime Prevention Subarus

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SIA, in a March 2017 ceremony with Mayor Tony Roswarski, generously donated a 2017 Subaru Outback to the City of Lafayette.  Mayor Roswarski designated the Outback to the Lafayette Police Department Crime Prevention Unit.

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Mayors Dennis and Roswarski Join Inside The Squad

The Lafayette Police Department Community Outreach Unit has been successful reaching out to the community with their podcast, Inside The Squad.  The content covered in the podcasts are typically police related topics and the effort is another gre...

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Shots fired complaint leads to drug arrests

Shots fired complaint leads to drug arrests

On Sunday, November 5th, at about 5:00 PM, the Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of shots fired in the 1900 block of Windemere Drive. Officers arrived to interview witnesses and collect case facts...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Serious Violent Felon Arrested for Battery with Deadly Weapon

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Rape suspect arrested

Rape Suspect Arrested

On October 22nd the Lafayette Police investigated a report of a woman having been attacked and sexually assaulted in the 100 block of North Creasy Lane.  Police arrived and conducted interviews and collected evidence. &nb...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

Two arrested after Street Crimes Investigation

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Posted on: October 24, 2017

Four suspects arrested as a result of fraud investigation

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Five suspects arrested after officers observe suspicious vehicle

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

DUI Task Force

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Alejandro Saucedo is the most recent Drug Task Force arrest

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Allen Faurote arrested by Drug Task Force

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Kimberly Hart arrested by Drug Task Force

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Drug task force arrests Amanda Alsup

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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Drug task force investigation and arrest

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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Drug dealing arrest

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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Drug investigation arrest

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Police make second arrest in recent robberies

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

LPD swearing in two new officers and promotion ceremony.

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Police arrest burglary suspect

Burglary Arrest

The Lafayette Police Department recently investigated a string of burglaries at pawn shops wherein the suspect(s) stole firearms.  On September 20th Cash Loan and Security in the 600 block of Sagamore Parkway North reported several...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Police arrest robbery suspect

Robbery Arrests

The Lafayette Police investigate two robberies on the early morning hours of September 20th.  The Marathon gas station in the 900 block of Ferry Street reported an armed robbery at 3:15 am and about 10 minutes later the Friendly Ma...

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

LPD Involved in International K9 Competition

 K9 Olympics

The 18th annual K9 Olympics were held at Vohne Liche Kennels in Peru, Indiana on August 8th through August 12th. The Lafayette Police Department K9 unit competed in individual events, as well as team events with the Tippecanoe County ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Update in death investigation

Follow up release on Jamal Chin Death Investigation

The Lafayette Police Department would like to thank the community for all the information provided regarding this ongoing investigation. At this time, we believe we have identified and interviewed everyon...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Battery resulting in death investigation ongoing.

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Summary

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

LPD K9 injured during foot pursuit

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Domestic disturbance arrest for battery with a deadly weapon

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Trinity Life Ministry Hygiene Drive Results

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Is Lafayette a safe Place? Check out our latest podcast

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On this very special episode, Inside The Squad dives into everything crime related. Where are safe neighborhoods in Lafayette? What makes a community a safe place to live? What can community members do to prevent or make themselves less vulnerable to crim...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Drug investigation results in multiple arrests

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Newest LPD Merit Board Commissioner

Laura Vanier Swear In

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Child Pornography Arrest

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

Shots fired at house during domestic

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Jackson St Drug Arrest

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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 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

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

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 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: 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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