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Police and fire

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    Warsaw Police arrested seven adults and two juveniles during a drug raid Saturday that has put “significant drug suppliers in Kosciusko County” behind bars on preliminary charges.
  • Fugitive gets friend in trouble
    A wanted man’s hiding spot in the trunk of a car not only failed to keep him out of police sight – and ultimately jail – but it’s now got his lady friend in trouble as well.
  • Area school break-in caught on video
    Police are investigating a Monday morning burglary at Tippecanoe Valley Middle School.
Bluffton Police Department
Chief Tammy Schaffer

In Bluffton, police chief retires

Bluffton’s police chief announced Friday she will retire at the beginning of June.

Tammy Schaffer is a 25-year veteran of the Bluffton Police Department and was appointed chief in 2003.

Her retirement will be effective June 2.

As part of the upcoming change in command staff, Detective Kyle Randall will be promoted to deputy chief and Nathan Huss, the current deputy chief, will become chief.