Public Safety News Releases

The following news releases are published by the Portage Department of Public Safety. For further information, call (269) 329-4560, or email.


Date  Title 
May 22, 2015  Two-car Accident at E. Kilgore and Deadwood
May 16, 2015  Confrontation on Wyndham Results in Stabbing 
May 11, 2015  Methamphetamine Manufacturing on Regay Street 
May 7, 2015  Car Hits Bicyclist While Exiting Private Driveway 
May 7, 2015  Closure of Southbound 131 
May 1, 2015  House Fire on Lakeview
April 29, 2015  Fleeing Vehicle Results in Two Arrests 
April 15, 2015  Fire at Zoetis Caused by New Roofing 
April 10, 2015  PFD Responds to Mobile Home Fire on South Valley Circle 
April 3, 2015  Traffic Crash on East Centre and Portage Road
April 2, 2015  Juvenile Motorcyclist Arrested for Fleeing Officers 
March 30, 2015  Portage DPS Seeking Suspect in Robbery at Gander Mountain
February 13, 2015  House Fire at 4218 Winthrop results in significant damage 
February 10, 2015  Portage Senior Center to Host "Coffee with the Chiefs" 
February 8, 2015  84-year-old Portage Woman Robbed of Purse in Parking Lot 
January 28, 2015  Single Car Accident on Centre Causes Road Closure and Power Outage 
January 28, 2015  Portage Department of Public Safety Respond to House Fire on Woodlawn
January 13, 2015  Bank Robbery at Old National Bank 
January 8, 2015  Police Investigate Death of Portage Resident
January 8, 2015 Hazardous Driving Conditions Cause Overnight Accidents on I-94 
December 30, 2014  Semi-trailer Overturns on US 131 
December 21, 2014  Car/Bicycle Accident on Sprinkle Road 
December 4, 2014  Arrest Made After Vehicle Pursuit 
December 1, 2014  Shop with a Hero