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 
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 
November 29, 2014  Rollover Accident on Ramp at I-94 and US-131 
November 26, 2014  Fire at Hogan Insurance Agency 
November 18, 2014  Department of Public Safety Responds to Garage Fire on Brigham 
November 17, 2014  Portage Police Arrest Barricaded Subject in Domestic Disturbance 
November 16, 2014 Residential Fire on Oakside
November 15, 2014  Icy Roads Contribute to Traffic Accident 
November 13, 2014  School Bullying  
November 11, 2014  Update on Missing Person 
November 11, 2014  Portage Police Seek Suspect Who Fled From Traffic Stop 
November 7, 2014  Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment 
November 7, 2014  Ten-year-old Vicksburg Child Killed in Traffic Accident
November 4, 2014  Rollover Accident on US 131 
October 31, 2014  Road Rage Incident Results in Two Arrests 
October 20, 2014  Portage Police Asking for Public's Help Locating Missing Person
October 3, 2014  Vehicle Stolen in Portage Crashes Into Building in Kalamazoo, Causing a Fire 
October 2, 2014  Report of Attempted Abduction Proves False 
September 28, 2014  Car Crashes into Home on South Westnedge Avenue 
September 27, 2014  Residential Fire on Ramona Avenue 
September 25, 2014  Wanted Suspects in Computer Thefts from Wal-Mart 
September 20, 2014  Multiple Car Crash on South Westnedge Avenue 
September 18, 2014 Suspicious Driver Contacts Children 
September 11, 2014  Two-car Accident Results in Minor Injuries 
September 10, 2014  Car/Train Accident on Shaver Road and West Melody 
September 7, 2014  Motorcycle Accident on US 131 Injures Two
September 5, 2014  Driver Flees Rollover Accident at I-94 / US-131 Interchange