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 
August 20, 2014  Vitamin Bottle Tampering at Meijer Stores - Portage Police Advise Consumers to be Cautious 
August 19, 2014  Bicycle Safety Adventure - Saturday, August 23, 10 a.m. to 12 noon. 
July 31, 2014  Suspect Crashes Car After Stealing From Walmart 
July 25, 2014  Multiple Vehicle Crash on I-94 
July 24, 2014  Rollover Accident on Westnedge Results in Critical Injuries 
July 6, 2014  Three-car Accident on South Westnedge Avenue Results in Minor Injuries 
June 25, 2014  Fireworks Explosion Results in Burn Injuries 
June 18, 2014  Two Overnight Accidents Appear Alcohol-Related 
June 11, 2014  Suspected Drunk Driver Crashes into Church 
June 9, 2014  Two-car Accident at Westnedge and Idaho 
June 1, 2014  Three-car Accident at I-94 and Westnedge 
May 25, 2014  Two-car Accident at Sprinkle Road and Nash Street 
May 16, 2014  Portage Public Safety Cautions Residents of Recent Frauds 
May 4, 2014  Woman Arrested on Arson Charges 
May 3, 2014  Garage Fire on Sussex 
April 23, 2014 Portage Public Safety Holds Drunk Driving Simulation for PCHS Students 
April 15, 2014  Traffic Crash at US 131 and I-94 
April 14, 2014  Two-Vehicle Traffic Crash Leaves One Person with Non-Life Threatening Injuries 
April 13, 2014  Father and Daughter Struck by Car 
April 12, 2014  Fire at home on Redstock
March 22, 2014  Fire at Portage Nail Salon 
February 18, 2014  Portage Firefighter Injured in House Fire on Pleasant Drive 
February 17, 2014  Armed Robbery Suspect in Custody 
February 13, 2014  Apartment Fire on Barrington Sends One Resident to the Hospital
February 12, 2014  Update to Armed Robbery at Woodbridge Harding's Store 
February 10, 2014  Heavy Smoke and Fire Damage to Home Undergoing Renovation 
February 10, 2014  Armed Robbery at Woodbridge Harding's Store 
February 9, 2014  Portage Man Critically Injured in South Westnedge Avenue Accident.