Currently, a higher-level employee with the sheriff’s department, such as a deputy or sheriff can enter a pension plan with eight years of service.
The Vigo County sheriff has formed a study committee to brainstorm ways to reduce overcrowding at the county jail.
Vigo County will move prisoners to Knox County for now to avoid housing more people than legally allowed.
The ACLU says the Vigo County Jail is housing more than the 268 inmates agreed to in 2002 court settlement.
Zoeller previously worked as the chief deputy to his predecessor, Attorney General Steve Carter.
U.S. Marshalls say they are trying to locate unregistered sex offenders by partnering with Indiana sheriffs.
Four police were trapped inside a house in Morgan County this morning after trying to serve a warrant.
Brown County says there have been some concerns from citizens who think the deputies are using the cars for too much personal use.
Monroe County Sheriff James Kennedy said Indiana gun laws were lax enough before senate bill 506 was signed into law Tuesday.
Department of Natural Resources teams are watching state forests in an effort to stop fires before they start.