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During the early morning hours of Tuesday, October 30, 2018, the Elkhart County Intelligence and Covert Enforcement (ICE) Unit, in a coordinated effort with the DEA, Elkhart Police Department, Nappanee Police Department, Goshen Police Department,...
Elkhart County Prosecuting Attorney, Vicki Elaine Becker, will conduct a press conference on Tuesday, October 30 at 2:00 p.m. at the Goshen City Courtroom, 111 E. Jefferson Street; Goshen, Indiana. Mrs. Becker will give a statement regarding the...
Leonard J. Grosswiler (43) of Elkhart, appeared in Circuit Court on Thursday morning, October 18, 2018. At that time, the State of Indiana filed an amended Information charging him with leaving the scene after an August 2017 accident on Beardsley...
On Tuesday, July 31, 2018, the Elkhart County Prosecutor’s Office was advised that Laminika Dockery (36), of Elkhart, had suffered a medical emergency at the Elkhart County Community Corrections Work Release facility in Goshen, and died within a...
On Sunday, October 7, 2018, the second annual “SHOUT IT ART!; Voices & Visions of Survivorship and Empowerment” will kick-off National Domestic Violence Awareness month with a showcase of art from several local artists putting a face on...
In September, 2017, Sheriff Brad Rogers reported to the Office of the Prosecuting Attorney for Elkhart County, and the Indiana State Police, that several civilian Process Server employees of the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department appeared to have...
Ryan T. Baxter was found guilty this week of Rape, a Level 1 felony, and Strangulation, a Level 6 felony, after a three day jury trial in the Elkhart Superior Court 1. Baxter was formally charged after an investigation by the Middlebury Police...
Elkhart County Prosecuting Attorney Vicki Elaine Becker announces the start of the tenth annual Criminal Justice Citizens Academy. Participants will gain insight into the operations of the Office of the Prosecuting Attorney and related criminal...
On August 21, 2018, Angelica Castillo was arrested by the Adel Police Department, Georgia, as a result of the Arrest Warrant issued by the Elkhart Circuit Court for the crime of Murder. Prosecuting Attorney Vicki Elaine Becker had filed the Murder...