The Difference a Day Makes

There was a stark contrast the past two days in our parking lot, email inboxes, and phone systems compared to Tuesday. The frenzy around the Sheriff’s Office has began to fade into yesterday’s news. I am completely honored to have had a national spotlight...

2022-NR-0510

DATE: May 10, 2022 SUBJECT: Alabama Fugitives Arrested in Vanderburgh County RELEASE NUMBER: 2022-NR-0510 CONTACT: Sheriff Dave Wedding AUTHORITY: Sheriff Dave Wedding Yesterday, law enforcement personnel from the Evansville Police Department, Indiana State Police,...

Crash Results in One Fatality

Released on behalf of Major Jason Ashworth Case Number: 22-61726 2022-NR-0428 Deputies were dispatched to the intersection of Highway 57 and Ruston Lane.  Upon arrival, they located a silver 2011 Ford F-350 truck that was off the roadway.  The second vehicle, a blue...

2022-NR-0417

April 2022 Merit Board Executive and Regular Session Notice DATE: April 18, 2022 SUBJECT: April 2022 Merit Board Executive and Regular Session Notice RELEASE NUMBER: 2022-NR-0418 CONTACT: Major Mark Rasure AUTHORITY: Sheriff Dave Wedding EXECUTIVE SESSION MEDIA NOTICE...

Deputies Avoid Being Shot

DATE: Saturday April 16, 2022 SUBJECT: Deputies Avoid Being Shot RELEASE NUMBER: 2022-NR-0416 CONTACT: Major Jason Ashworth AUTHORITY: Sheriff David Wedding April 16, 2022, Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an area hotel in northern Vanderburgh...
Felon Flees in Vehicle from Deputies

Felon Flees in Vehicle from Deputies

2022-NR-0331 Released on Behalf of Lt. Matt Schnell On 04/01/2022 at 2:09PM Deputies attempted to stop a vehicle in the area of Kratzville Road and Allens Lane due to the driver, Landon Ellis Marx, having an active Felony Warrant. Rather than stopping, Marx fled in...

Deputies stepping up patrols to enhance school bus safety

DATE: Thursday, March 31, 2022 SUBJECT: Blitz 113 – Stop Arm Violation Enforcement RELEASE NUMBER: 2022-NR-0331 CONTACT: Lt. Matt Corn AUTHORITY: Sheriff Dave Wedding Deputies will be out in full force this spring to ensure that students remain safe when...

Narcotics Vehicle Pursuit Ends with Drugs and Gun Seizure

2022-NR-0325 Today at approximately 1356 hours, Deputies initiated a traffic stop on a blue Jeep Compass that was leaving an address which was being observed while a search warrant could be obtained for the residence.  The residence was under investigation for...