The Elkhart County Homicide Unit combines members from The Elkhart Police Department, The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department, The Goshen Police Department and The Office of the Prosecuting Attorney. Unit Commander Mark Daggy acts as the liaison to Prosecutor Vicki Elaine Becker.  Field Commander Lt. Mike Carich manages the day to day operations and officer assignments for the unit. The Elkhart County Homicide Unit is responsible for all suspicious deaths, all homicides, all death incidents in which a vehicle is used as a weapon, all deaths of children under the age of eighteen (18) as well as officer involved shootings and use of deadly force events that result in serious bodily injury or death.  

The Unit may be contacted at (574) 295-2825 or through The Prosecuting Attorney's Office at (574) 296-1888.  You may also leave an e-mail tip at