Posted on: June 21, 2017

Robbery reported on Julia Ct.

On Tuesday June 20, 2017 at approximately 10:25 PM, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of a robbery in the 1000-block of Julia Ct. The caller reported that two black males had entered the residence and robbed her at gunpoi...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Reported Robberies Near Downtown

During the early morning hours of Tuesday June 20, 2017, officers with the Lafayette Police Department investigated two separate reports of armed robberies within a few minutes of each other in the downtown area. 

 

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Burglary Arrest on Julia Ln

Date: June 19, 2017

On Sunday, June 18th, at approximately 5:30am, Lafayette police officers responded to the 900-block of Julia Ln in regards to a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, officers met with the female victim and were advised that a male had ent...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

RAD Women's Class

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

Suicidal subject call resolved

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

2017 Junior Police Academy

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Suspicious Incident Reported

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Suspicious Incident Reported - Case Updated

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Shooting near Julia Ct

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Attemped Robbery - Circle K on Ferry

On May 10th, at approximately 5:01am, the Lafayette Police Department received a call regarding an attempted robbery at the Circle K gas station in the 3100-block of Ferry St. Witnesses advised a suspect had entered the store with a knife and attempted to...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Check Well-Being

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Kidnapping Arrest

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Police arrest shooting suspect

Criminal Recklessness with Deadly Weapon - Arrest

On April 19th, around 11:55 pm, the Lafayette Police responded to a report of shots fired in the 1000 block of State Street.  Officers responded to the scene and encountered the reported female vic...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Crime Prevention Specialist begins

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Multiple Drug Arrests

            On April 6th, Lafayette Police Department Street Crimes Unit conducted a narcotics investigation at 1826-2 Wilson Street.  After obtaining a search warrant for the location, office...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Traffic Safety Partnership Press Release

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Inside the Squad Podcast - Episode 2

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A great listen about your police department and we've made it easy for those of you who don't use iTunes or Google Play Listen here by clicking this link and it will automatically play: https://soundcloud.com/insidethes...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Man stabbed in back in parking lot

For Immediate Release Contact: Sgt. Scott Galloway

March 24th, 2017 

sdgalloway@lafayette.in.gov

(765) 807-1224

Stabbing in parking lot near 1740 Salem Street

On March 23rd, around 4:00 pm, the Lafayette Police Department responded a report of a man h...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Arrest Made in Brice Street Shooting

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March 23rd, 2017 

sdgalloway@lafayette.in.gov

(765) 807-1224

 

Arrest Made in Shooting Incident

Around 2:30 AM on March 20th the Lafayette Police Department received an emergency call stating a ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Shooting at S. 24th and Brice Street

Shooting Investigation

Around 2:30 AM on March 20th the Lafayette Police Department received an emergency call stating a female had been shot in the area of South 24th Street and Brice Street. The reporting party was driving to an area hospital with the fe...

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Posted on: March 18, 2017

Fatal Crash - South St and Marketplace Dr

At approximately 2:27 am, officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a personal injury crash at the intersection of South St. and Market Place Dr. Upon arrival, officers determined that a small passenger vehicle traveling eastbound on Sout...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Lafayette Police Podcast

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In a continuing effort to connect to the public, the Lafayette Police Department Crime Prevention and Community Outreach division has begun a podcast series titled “Inside the Squad”. The first episode is now available and can be downl...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Missing Person

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The Lafayette Police Department is currently investigating the report of a missing person. 29-year-old Steven Lee Montoya of Lafayette has been reported missing by his family, and the Lafayette Police Department is asking for the public’s help i...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Stabbing

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Liquor Law Violations

 

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Spice Drug Arrest

On February 11th, at approximately 8:37pm, officers with the Lafayette Police Department Street Crimes Unit attempted to serve an arrest warrant at 1001-3 Roberts St. Rufus Duncan was identified as the wanted subject. While on scene and standing outside t...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

9th & Salem Bus Crash

On February 9th, at approximately 8:05am, the Lafayette Police Department was called to N 9th St and Salem St in reference to a report of a vehicle crash. The vehicles involved were a Chevy flat-bed pickup truck and a Lafayette School Corporation school b...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Bank Robbery - 2/6

On February 6th, at approximately 12:45pm, the Lafayette Police Department received a report of a robbery at the Fountain Trust Company in the 300-block of Ferry St. Employees stated the suspect entered the bank and demanded money. After obtaining the cas...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Crash on Union Street

  

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Bank robber arrested

For Immediate Release Contact: Sgt. Scott Galloway

January 26th, 2017 sdgalloway@lafayette.in.gov

(765) 807-1260

Bank Robbery Arrest

Lafayette Police investigated two bank robberies in late 2016, Lafayette Bank & Trust on Maple Points Drive, occurring on ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

Center Street Homicide Update

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Swearing-in and Safety Initiatives

Today, the Lafayette Police Department is swearing-in and welcoming two new police officers, Neil Cain and Matthew Santerre. With these additions, the police department will now be at full staff and at the allotted strength of 142 officers. Since January ...

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Lafayette Community Bank Robbery

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On Saturday, December 17th, at approximately 11:38am, the Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of a robbery at the Lafayette Community Bank in the 3600-block of Cougill Ln. Officers determined that the suspect entered the bank location and d...Read on...

Posted on: September 25, 2015

News Conference Press Release

LAFAYETTE, IN - September 24, 2015 - The City of Lafayette and the Lafayette Police Department have come together to address concerns that people have in the Lafayette community about crime, and present components of a comprehensive, ongoing strategy to h...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2015

Abandoned Properties

Are you aware of an abandoned property that is not well-kept? Abandoned, foreclosed, and vacant properties pose a significant issue for municipalities and communities. And, unfortunately, Lafayette is no different. Research has linked these properties ...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2015

Property Exchange Location

The City of Lafayette and the Lafayette Police Department will be offering a space for the exchange of property being purchased both online and through traditional avenues. The space is located at the Lafayette Fire Department Station #5 at Creasy Ln and...Read on...