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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Trinity Life Ministry Hygiene Drive

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Traffic Blitz Project

Tippecanoe County Traffic Safety Partnership issues 307 citations, makes 6 arrests during 2018 Click It or Ticket

Over 24 days, the Tippecanoe County Traffic Safety Partnership, which consists of the Lafayette Police Department, West Lafayette Police Depar...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Lafayette Police Hosting RAD Training

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Junior Police Academy - Register Now

The Lafayette Police Department will be hosting its Junior Police Academy on July 17, 18, and 19.  This academy is for children ages 12 to 14.  The Junior Police Academy program allows children to participate in activities that instill a...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Police arrest man after stand off on S 18th Street

Lafayette Police Respond to Barricaded Subject – Arrest

Today, June 1st, around 9:45 the Lafayette Police Department assisted case workers with the Department of Child Services on an on-going investigation in the 3300-block of South 18th Street. ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

RAD Kids Class

The Lafayette Police Department will be hosting a RAD Kid’s class the week of June 25th to June 28th at Durgan School, located at 1840 S. 18th St.  The RAD class will take place 8:00 am to 10:00 am each day for ages 5-7 years old, and 1...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Street Crimes Unit Makes Drug Arrest

May 22nd,

On Tuesday, May 22nd, around 9:45 pm, The Lafayette Police Department Street Crimes Unit conducted a traffic stop for a moving violation in the 500-block of South 18th Street.  The driver was identified as Randall Willis (32) and his pas...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Shots Fired Arrest

Date: May 24, 2018

On the above date, at approximately 11:00 pm, the Lafayette Police Department received several calls regarding shots being fired in the 1000-block of Heath St.  Officers arrived on scene and observed evidence of shots fired in t...

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Shooting incident on Everett Street

Shooting Investigation on Everett Street

 

On May 12th, at around 3:00 am, the Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of shots fired in the 1700 block of Everett Street.  Officers arrived and were advised by witnesses of having ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Police make arrest during armed robbery

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Shooting incident on Broadway Street

The Lafayette Police Department, at about 6:45 am on Saturday, April 7, responded to a report of a shooting incident in the 1400 block of Broadway Street.  Police arrived and located one male victim, inside the residence, with a single gunshot wo...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Suspect Arrested from March 23rd Family Express Robbery

Jackson, Timothy

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Restore Sagamore

Beginning April 2, South Street will be reconstructed between Earl Avenue to Sagamore Parkway and from Sagamore Parkway to Hamman Street. Local traffic to businesses will be maintained; however, South Street will be closed to through traffic.  Sa...

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Posted on: March 20, 2018

Traffic Stop Leads to Warrant Arrest

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Posted on: March 20, 2018

We-Tip Report Leads to 3 Drug Arrests

Fisher, Brooks, Taylor-Metzger

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Washington Street Shots Fired Death Investigation

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Teacher Arrested for Child Explotation

The Lafayette Police Department Detective Division, along with Lafayette Police School Resource Officers, Tippecanoe County Prosecutors Office High Tech Crimes Unit, and Lafayette School Corporation officials, initiated a child abuse investigation involvi...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Homicide Investigation in the 900 block of Virginia St

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

New podcast available

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In our continuing effort to give insight into policing and your local law enforcement, Inside The Squad is embarking on a four part series on Officer health and wellness. You will be surprised at the health risks police have due to shift work, stress, eat...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Lafayette Police Promotion and Swearing in Ceremony

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Child Solicitation Arrest

Child Solicitation Arrest

Today, at around 9:00 am, Lafayette Police served a search warrant at 2224 Meadow Drive.  Police arrested the resident, Kevin William Flynn (27) of Lafayette for Child Solicitation and Possession of Child Pornography.&...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Reminder to Secure Your Firearms

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

***Update: She has been found and is safe*** Lafayette Police Looking for Missing Female

Alicia Casillas-Faulkner

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

Two LPD K9's Receive Protective Vests

K9 Cezar and K9 Rocky

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Drug Task Force Makes Arrest for Dealing Methamphetamine

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Posted on: January 28, 2018

Police Looking for Person of Interest in Overnight Murder

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Posted on: January 28, 2018

Charlisa Vorice Arrested in Charles St Stabbing

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Posted on: January 28, 2018

Joshua Balser Arrested for Stabbing

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

Shooting on Phipps Court

On Thursday January 25, at approximately 10:15 PM, Lafayette Police responded to a report of shots fired in the 3000 block of Phipps Court.  Officers arrived and located one adult male victim, Isaiah Powe 41, who suffered a gunshot wound to the l...

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

Lieutenant McCoy Graduates from Northwestern

Lieutenant Scott McCoy, a 22 year veteran of the Lafayette Police Department, recently graduated from the Northwestern University Center for Public Safety.  The course is a 10 week program, which was implemented by the Northwestern Center for Pub...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Stabbing Investigation

On the above date, at approximately 12:40 am, the Lafayette Police Department received a call about a subject who had been stabbed at a residence near the intersection of South Street and South 26th Street.  Officers arrived at the scene and loca...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest

Traffic Stop – Drug Arrest

On the evening of January 11, at around 9:15 pm, a Lafayette Police Officer conducted a traffic stop in the 500 block of New York Street, wherein the driver fled the vehicle.  The officer chased the driver on f...

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