Search Inmates in La Porte County, Indiana. Results May Include: Arrests, Charges, Mugshot, Booking Date, Booking Number, Status, Description, Code, Level, Count, Personal Description.
La Porte County Indiana Sheriff Overview
La Porte County is located in the northern end of Indiana. It was created in 1832 and named by French explorers who discovered a natural opening within the region’s dense forests that led to lands further west. La porte is French for “the door” or “the port.” The county seat is also called La Porte. The zip codes in La Porte County are 46340, 46345, 46532, 46346, 46348, 46352, 46350, 46361, 46365, 46371, 46382, and 46390.
The highest ranking law enforcement officer in La Porte County is Sheriff John T. Boyd. You can reach him at 219-326-7700 ext 2406 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Chief Deputy Ron Heeg serves as the Sheriff’s second-in-command, overseeing the daily operations of the entire department. He can be reached at 219-326-7700 ext 2335 or via email at email@example.com.
La Porte County Sheriff’s Office:
Address: 809 State St., Suite 202A, La Porte, IN 46350
Inmate Search in La Porte County Jail
The La Porte County Jail maintains a Weekly Arrest Report Online
of inmates currently incarcerated in the facility. If you wish to find someone here, you can use the inmate’s first name, last name, or alias to search the database. Each inmate’s file contains the inmate’s complete name, booking photo, charges, address, age, height, weight, eye color, hair color, sex, arrest date, arresting agency, booking date, and cell.
Important Jail Policies and Procedures:
Inmates at the La Porte County Jail are afforded the privilege of video visitation. Each inmate is given one free 20-minute on-site visit per week. Visitors can schedule a visit using the on-site kiosks at the Sheriff’s Office or going online at http://securustech.net/VideoVisitation.
All visits are recorded and subject to electronic monitoring. All visits must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance. Visitors are not allowed to wear tight fitting or provocative clothing. Each visitor must provide the following information when scheduling a visit: inmate’s legal name or Jail ID, visitor home address, visitor telephone address, visitor telephone number, and visitor email address.
Onsite video visitation hours are as follows:
At-home visitation hours are as follows:
Inmates are also allowed to receive mail. All incoming mail must have the sender’s complete name and return address. Stains, lipstick, perfume, pornographic pictures, cash, stickers, staples, greeting cards, tape, glitter, and other prohibited material will not be accepted.
To send mail to an inmate, please address it in the following manner:
809 State Suite 201A,
La Porte, IN 46350
To send money to an inmate, you can go online at Access Corrections.
Sex Offender Search and Lookup:
According to federal law, a sex offender must submit his information to local law enforcement which is then filed in the state and national sex offender registries. The definition of a sex offender is a person who has been convicted of a sex crime such as rape, prostitution, and incest. Anyone can access information on sex offenders living or working in La Porte County by going to
The disclaimer provided must be read first before you can use the database. Because some offenders fail to register, their records may only show last known addresses.
Bail and Bondsman
The temporary release of an accused individual from jail while awaiting trial is done through bail. Bail is the money that pledged to the court and will be used to ensure that the defendant fulfills all of his court obligations during his trial. If he violates any of the conditions of his release, he forfeits the money.
A bondsman is a person in the business of acting as a surety on behalf of defendants who cannot afford to pay the bail on their own. He typically charges 10% of the bail amount as his fee. This cannot be refunded.
|Laporte County Probation Department|
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
|Office:||Laporte County Probation Department|
|Location:||300 Washington Street, Michigan, Indiana, 46360|
|La Porte County Jail Statistics|
|Number of Persons Confined||240|
|Avg Daily Population||272|
|Name of new facility||not applicable|
|Full time payroll||69|
|Full time total employees||69|
|Total salaries and wages||2545458|
|Other operating expenditures||650000|
|Total construction costs||not applicable|
|Equipment, furnishings, etc||not applicable|
|Year of original construction||2004|
|Year of major renovation||not applicable|
|Name of new facility||not applicable|
Address: 809 STATE STREET LAPORTE IN 46360
|La Porte County Unemployment and Median Household Income|
|Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 2016||48,521|
|Number Employed Annual Average, 2016||45,646|
|Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016||2,875|
|Unemployment Rate, 2016||5.9|
|Median Household Income Annual Average, 2015||47,401|
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
|La Porte County Poverty Data|
|Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 2014||16,294|
|Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 2015||15.7|
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)
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