458 W. Strawberry Road, Rockville, IN 47872
Phone: (765) 569-5413
Fax: (765) 569-5283
Parke County Sheriff's Office
For Emergencies Dial 911
On 4/19/21 Deputies initiated a traffic stop on Nyesville Rd near CR 250 N for a traffic infraction. Upon investigation of the stop. It was determined that the driver, Zackery Brattain, was driving while suspended prior. Zackery was taken into custody and transported to the Parke County Jail where he is being held on $5000 bond with no 10%.
On 4/18/21 Deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop on Ferndale Rd East of SR 59. The vehicle failed to stop and a pursuit began. Deputies pursued the vehicle a total of approximately 38 miles. The pursuit continued into Vermillion County where the vehicle then rammed two Deputies vehicles. The vehicle then spun out and came to a stop on SR 63 just South of Main St. Deputies with the help of Parke County K-9 Kilo then took Donald Sutherland into custody, and he was transported tot eh Parke County Jail on charges of resisting law enforcement, operating a vehicle while intoxicated, reckless driving and criminal recklessness, and will also be facing additional charges in Putnam and Vermillion County Indiana.
Deputies are investigating a Burglary to a storage unit in Lyford. The investigation is ongoing.
On 4/14/21 Deputies received a tip about drug activity at a residence in Lyford. As a result of the investigation, Roseann Marie Fields (40) was arrested for Possession of methamphetamine.
On 4/13/21 Deputies were called to a house in rural Marshall for trespassing complaint. During the investigation, deputies located methamphetamine, and pills. Shannon Rademacher was taken into custody and charged with possession of methamphetamine, poss of a controlled substance and criminal trespass, Pritchard was charged with criminal trespass.
On 4/13/21 Deputies conducted a traffic stop outside of Bellmore. During the stop, deputies determined the driver, Kaitlyn Vesey was operating while intoxicated. There were young juveniles inside of the vehicle. Deputies also located methamphetamine, MDMA, marijuana, and paraphernalia. Vesey was transported tot eh Parke County Jail and charged with neglect of a dependent, operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangerment, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana and paraphernalia. Peter Benedict was charged with possession of marijuana and paraphernalia.
On 4/13/21 Deputies investigated a report of a violation of an active protective order. Information was forwarded to the Parke County Prosecutors Office for review.
On 4/19/21 was arrested for driving while suspended prior.
On 4/13/21 was arrested for neglect of a dependent, operating a vehicle while intoxicated endangerment, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana and paraphernalia
On 4/13/21 was arrested for possession of marijuana and paraphernalia.
On 4/13/21 was arrested for Criminal Trespass.
On 4/13/21 was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, poss of a controlled substance and criminal trespass.
Roseann Marie Fields
On 4/14/21 was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine.
On 4/18/21 was arrested for resisting law enforcement, operating a vehicle while intoxicated, reckless driving and criminal recklessness, additional charges in Putnam and Vermillion County Indiana.
Subjects are innocent until proven
guilty in the court of law.
Fred T. Stevenson Jr.
Subject is wanted on a Failure to Appear on a Conversion charge.
Garry E. Suggs
Subject is wanted on a Felony D Theft warrant.
Thomas H. Hurlow IV
Subject is wanted on a Resisting Law Enforcement and Criminal Mischief warrant.
If you have any information regarding wanted subjects call the Sheriff's Office at 765-569-5413.
911 Radio Dispatch Operator Opening
The Parke County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking applicants for a full time 911 Radio Dispatch Operator.
Must be able to multi-task and answer multiple phone lines. Operate a variety of communications equipment, including radio consoles, telephones, and computer systems. Salary is $30,500. Health & Vacation benefits included.
All candidates must complete an Employment Application. No phone calls please. Applications can be picked up anytime in person at the Parke County Sheriff’s Office or downloaded from
Must be a US Citizen, at least 18 years old
Must Pass Background Check and No Felony Convictions
Must be able to work flexible 12 hours shifts including some holidays and weekends.
Applications will be accepted until April 23, 2021.