La Porte County Law Enforcement Agencies to Merge Narcotics Divisions

By: Contributor Last Updated: December 29, 2016

La-Porte-County-Law-Enforcement-Agencies-to-Merge-Narcotics-DivisionsThe La Porte County Sheriff’s Department, Michigan City Police Department, La Porte City Police Department, and The Indiana State Police will combine efforts for narcotics investigations, beginning January 1st, 2017.

The Metro Narcotics Unit in La Porte, and Street Crimes Unit in Michigan City, will merge to form the new La Porte County Drug Task Force, and become part of the Indiana HIDTA (High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas) joining forces to combat illegal narcotic sales in and around La Porte County.