17, Sep 2014 - Elkhart, IN Prison Productions: Film Crews Go Behind the Barbed Wire
If you're an Indiana taxpayer, you pay $64 a day to house an inmate at Wabash Valley Correctional Facility near Terre Haute.
17, Sep 2014 - Elkhart, IN Friday's ruling may lead to lighter sentences for 'The Elkhart Four'
In two cases decided Friday, the Court of Appeals of Indiana affirmed the felony murder convictions, but directed the trial court to amend the sentences.
17, Sep 2014 - Elkhart, IN Appeals court lowers sentences of three of 'Elkhart Four'
The Indiana Court of Appeals has decreased the prison sentences of three teens convicted in a deadly home invasion that resulted in the death of their friend.
04, Apr 2014 - Elkhart, IN Prison escapee agrees to return to Michigan
A convicted killer who escaped from a Michigan prison last month and was caught in Indiana gave up his challenge Thursday to attempt to return him to his home state.
04, Apr 2014 - Elkhart, IN N. Indiana man gets 125-year sentence in killing
A northern Indiana man has been sentenced to 125 years in prison for killing a man who mentored him as a child.
04, Apr 2014 - N. Indiana. facility sued over tainted steroids
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) - Seventy people have filed a lawsuit against a northern Indiana medical facility, saying they received contaminated steroid injections that caused them to contract fungal meningitis. The Elkhart Truth reports the lawsuit filed Wednesday in Elkhart Superior Court seeks unspecified damages against Orthopedic and Sports ...
02, Apr 2014 - Elkhart, IN Mother sues Indiana after son's 2012 prison suicide
An Elkhart County mother is suing the Indiana Department of Correction, alleging Westville Correctional Facility staff was responsible for her son's death.
02, Apr 2014 - Elkhart, IN Michigan says guards' failure to secure motion alarms played 'major' role in killer'
Michigan prison employees' failure to properly operate motion-detection alarms played a "major role" in the escape of a convicted quadruple killer who pried open fences and crawled in heavy snow before being captured in Indiana a day later, state investigators said in a report released Thursday.
02, Apr 2014 - Elkhart, IN Michigan: Unsecured alarms 'major' role in escape
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan prison employees' failure to properly operate motion-detection alarms played a "major role" in the escape of a convicted quadruple killer who pried open fences and crawled in heavy snow before being captured in Indiana a day later, state investigators said in a report released Thursday.
05, Dec 2011 - Police: Northern Indiana man charged with rape and sodomy
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – A Northern Indiana man is in jail after allegedly raping someone while in Louisville for an RV show. Brian Doss, a former product manager for Keystone RV in Elkhart County, Indiana, is charged with sodomy and rape of another Keystone employee while they were in town for the Louisville RV Show. He was arrested and fired last week. Doss is scheduled to be in court on ...