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City, county and state police honored fallen officers during the annual Police Memorial on May 13 at the Law Enforcement and Firefighters Memorial of Allen County, 1001 N. Wells St., Fort Wayne. The memorial is the beginning of Police Week, May 15-22, 2022. Read more

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On Dec. 23, 2021 at approximately 11 p.m., two males arrived in the 2000 block of Taylor Street in a light color, possibly grey or silver Ford Escape. The males rang a doorbell and when answered, they opened fire on, and struck, an innocent elderly woman. It is believed that the males went t… Read more

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City of Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry, Fort Wayne Police Department Police Chief Steve Reed and Fort Wayne Fire Department Fire Chief Eric Lahey provided a public safety recap for 2021 and announced plans for 2022 on Jan. 19. Read more

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The Allen County Coroner's Office was notified of a fatal motor vehicle crash located in the 7900 block of South Anthony Boulevard on Dec. 24 at approximately 5:40 p.m. The deceased was pronounced dead on the scene by medics. Read more

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The Allen County Coroner's Office was notified of a shooting investigation located in the 2300 block of South Lafayette Street on Dec. 24 at approximately 9:45 p.m. The deceased was pronounced dead on the scene by medics. Read more

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Officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department were dispatched to the 8700 block of Lima Road in reference to an armed disturbance on Dec. 23 at approximately 10:37 p.m. The initial call to the police department indicated that a man was breaking into the house with a gun. Read more

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Alesha Miller was arrested on Dec. 21 in connection with the death investigation of Elijah Thomas Ross, 9, of Fort Wayne, that occurred on Dec. 18 on 800 Putnam St. Miller is the stepmother of Ross. Read more

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Troopers from the Fort Wayne Post responded to a reported vehicle crash on I-69 near the Goshen Road interchange (309mm), Fort Wayne on Dec. 21 at approximately 8:45 p.m. The crash, involving a wrong way passenger vehicle and a jack-knifed semi-tractor trailer, had traffic tied up for nearly… Read more

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The Fort Wayne Police Department received information that a high-risk warrant subject was in one of the rooms in the 3300 block of West Coliseum Boulevard on Dec. 20 at approximately 4:24 p.m. Read more

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Fatir Mumin Muhammad, 53, was arrested during a traffic stop on Dec. 19 at 12:44 a.m. without incident. Muhammad was arrested in connection with the shooting that occurred on Dec. 14 at 8:18 a.m. on 2700 West Washington Center Road. Read more

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The Allen County Coroner's Office has identified, and made notifications to the next of kin of the deceased individual that was involved in a motor vehicle crash at I69, mile marker 269D ramp, in Fort Wayne at approximately 9:04 a.m. on Dec. 20. Read more

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Officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department were in the area of the Coliseum Boulevard and Harris Road on Nov. 20 at approximately 3 a.m. investigating a dispatched call in regards to a man with a gun. Read more

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Fredrick MorganII, 42, of Fort Wayne, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Holly A. Brady after pleading guilty to conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, cocaine and fentanyl, announced United States Attorney Clifford D. Johnson. Read more

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The Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 2300 block of John Street in reference to shots fired, followed by a vehicle crash, on Oct. 12 at approximately 10:43 p.m. Read more

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Officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department were dispatched to the 2200 block of Fillmore Street on Oct. 12 at approximately 7:21 a.m. in reference to a vehicle crash with injuries. Initial reports indicated that a vehicle had struck a parked trailer. Read more

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The Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 4300 block of Albert Drive on Oct. 2 at approximately 2 p.m. in reference to a request to attempt to make contact with the occupants in a home that had not been seen in a few days by neighbors, as well as family members. Read more

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The Fort Wayne Police Department was dispatched to a problem unknown investigation in the 7900 block of Serenity Drive on Sept. 29 at approximately 8:05 p.m. where two juveniles were found unresponsive. Read more

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SEPT. 29 UPDATE: The Allen County Coroner's Office has notified the death of Arlene Shelton, 61, of Fort Wayne. An autopsy has been completed and the next of kin has been notified of the death. The cause of death is gunshot wound and and the manner of death is homicide. Shelton is the 30th h… Read more

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The City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a residence in the 2100 block of Point West Drive on Sept. 28 at approximately 7:21 p.m. in reference to a suicidal subject. The caller reported the subject made threats to kill his girlfriend and then himself. The male subject had an act… Read more