It is our hope that you will find this site interesting and informative. As an elected official, I view myself as a steward of this esteemed office, and I am committed to upholding the sacred trust the citizens of Lake County Indiana have placed in me. We are all fortunate to be a part of a community that is strengthened by strong values and enriched through natural and cultural diversity.

Our mission at the Lake County Sheriff's Department is to enhance the quality of life in Lake County by serving and protecting our community through excellent law enforcement services. We are proud of the services we provide and equally proud of the confidence the public has in us and our capabilities. Together we will make a difference, and in so doing preserve the quality of life we all enjoy, not only for ourselves, but for future generations as well.



12/6/2019 - The Lake County Sheriff's Department currently has several vehicles available for bidding on the GovDeals auction website.  Click for more info...


11/14/2019 - LEOSA (HR218/SB1132) "Retiree Qualifications"

The Lake County Sheriff's Department will be conducting our biannual LEOSA "Retiree Qualifications" on Tuesday, Nov 26th, 2019 from 9am to 1pm.  The qualifications will be held on the LCPD indoor range.  To qualify for this shoot, you must meet the following criteria (insert link here).  

You will need the following equipment:

1) handgun with a minimum capacity of 5 rounds (revolver, semi-auto or both if you plan on carrying either)

2) 3 magazines or speed loaders (depending on weapon platform)

3) appropriate holster for each weapon (no holster, no qualification)

4) magazine/speed loader pouch

5) minimum of 30 rounds of factory new (no reloads) Lead free or total metal jacket ammo (TMJ, not FMJ), 

6) eye protection

7) ear protection

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