Evansville Police Department

EPD Officer Receives National Award

23 hours ago
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Officer Phil Smith received award for his work in community policing.

Man Shot by Police Sunday Evening

Nov 9, 2020

Evansville police shot and killed a man on Evansville’s South Side Sunday evening. 

Update: One Dead, Four Wounded in Weekend Shootings

Nov 1, 2020

Update, 11/2/20:  The Vanderburgh County Coroner's Office has identified the person found shot in a vehicle on N. Kentucky Ave. as 33-year-old Meghan Jewes of Evansville. 

Mayor Seeking Expanded Police Merit Commission

Jun 17, 2020
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In response to calls for police reform, Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke wants to expand the Police Merit Commission.

Person of Interest Named in Doerr Killing

Feb 26, 2020

On the anniversary of the shooting death of Evansville firefighter Robert Doerr, police say they have a person of interest and they’re asking for help in solving the case.