On 2/29/24 Deputies investigated a Battery report in the Parkeland Hills subdivision near Raccoon Lake. Information has been filed with Parke County Prosecutor for review and possible charges.
On 2/29/24 Deputies arrested Renny Marshall (43) on a warrant issued out of the Parke County Circuit Court for Violation of Probation. Marshall has no bond.
On 2/28/29 Deputies responded to a single vehicle accident on Coxville Rd just north of Rosedale. During the investigation it was found that the vehicle left the roadway and the driver attempted to correct but was unable to. The vehicle rolled on its top then struck a utility pole. The juvenile driver sustained minor injuries and was transported to the hospital by family. Rosedale Police Department assisted at the scene.
On 2/21/24 Deputies arrested Crystal Noel (45) of West Terre Haute. She was taken into custody after turning herself in at the Parke County Jail. The arrest was for a Parke County arrest warrant for Official Misconduct and Trafficking with an inmate. Her bond had been set at $10,000.
On 2/26/24 Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the area of US HWY 41 and CR 600 West in Parke County. During the investigation Carlos Ortiz (28) of Crawfordsville, IN was cited and released for driving while suspended with a prior conviction.
On 2/25/24 Deputies received a report of battery that occurred in the county. Investigation is ongoing.
On 2/26/24 Deputies responded to a 911 call of an unresponsive person on Melon Rd near Lodi. Tommy Trinkle (52) of Kingman was pronounced dead on scene. Illiana EMS, Cayuga Fire Department, and the Parke County Coroner's Office assisted.
On 2/25/24 Deputies responded to a Domestic between a mother and her 16 year old daughter on CR 400 East near Marshall. An argument in the car turned into an altercation. A report is being forwarded to the Parke County Prosecutor for review.
The Parke County Sheriff's Office is investigating a residential burglary in the Howard area.
On 2/23/24 Deputies arrested Angela Cheesman (49) of Rosedale for a warrant issued from the Parke County Circuit Court for Violation of Probation. Cheesman was transported to the Parke County Jail with no bond.
On 2/17/24 Deputies investigated a report of an intoxicated driver on US 41 near the junction of state Road 47. Fransisco J.M. Palma was located on US41 in that area. Palma was arrested for Operating a Vehicle with a BAC of .15 or above, and for Operating a vehicle without ever receiving a driver's license. Palma is being held in the Parke County Jail.
On 2/21/24 was arrested for a active warrant for Official misconduct and trafficking with an inmate.
On 1/1/24 was arrested for Operator Never Licensed and possession of marijuana.
On 1/5/24 was arrested for Serious Violent Felon in possession of a Firearm, Dealing in methamphetamine, Possession of a controlled substance Possession of Cocaine, Intimidation and Possession of Paraphernalia.
On 1/8/24 was arrested on a warrant service.
On 1/10/24 was arrested on a warrant for Dealing Meth and new charge for Possession of meth.
On 1/10/24 was arrested for Possession of Meth, Possession of Marijuana.
On 1/13/24 was arrested for Criminal Recklessness with a deadly weapon.
Subjects are innocent until proven
guilty in the court of law.
The Parke County Sheriff's Office consistently and with uniformity strives to maintains social order and provide professional law enforcement services to citizens in the community within prescribed ethical, budgetary, and constitutional constraints. This agency strives to enforce the law and maintain order fairly and impartially, recognizing the need for justice, and the consistent appearance of justice. The Sheriff recognizes that no law enforcement agency can operate at its maximum potential without supportive input from the citizens it serves. This agency actively solicits and encourages the cooperation of all citizens to reduce and limit opportunities for crime and assist in bringing to justice those that break the law.