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LPPD: Drive sober this Labor Day or get pulled over

La PORTE, IN (Aug. 20, 2021) — Labor Day weekend is coming up, and the La Porte Police Department is warning residents against drinking and driving.

Traffic stop results in foot chase through La Porte factory

A routine traffic stop last night resulted in a long foot chase for officers, according to City of La Porte Police Chief Paul Brettin. 

HFL presents check to City for trail project at Clear Lake

Improvements are coming to the walking trail at Clear Lake, thanks to significant support from the Healthcare Foundation of La Porte.  

Road closures, parking announced for City of La Porte’s LakeFest

The City of La Porte invites residents of all ages to take part in its inaugural LakeFest this weekend, according to Mayor Tom Dermody. 

Arrest was made in the burglary that occurred at Mucho Mas

Press Release

July 14, 2021 - The La Porte City Police are pleased to announce that an arrest was made in the burglary that occurred at Mucho Mas over the past weekend. Due to the ongoing investigation, no further details will be released at this time.

 “Arrests and criminal charges are mere accusations. Every person is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.”