Bartholomew County

Teen dies in Bartholomew County motorcycle crash

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A Bartholomew County Sheriff's Deputy who was checking skid marks on the road found the body of a teenager who died in a motorcycle crash.Read more

Deadly crash closes US 31 southeast of Columbus

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A deadly crash has closed U.S. 31 in both directions southeast of Columbus.Read more

Tip leads police to 3 drug arrests in Columbus

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Police arrested three people from Columbus Friday on multiple drug charges.Read more


Deputies suspended after Columbus man fatally shoots Air Force veteran

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The Bartholomew County Sheriff's Department has suspended three deputies for failing to properly serve a detention order on a veteran suffering a mental health emergency.Read more

Police investigating fatal shooting of Air Force veteran during mental health emergency

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The Bartholomew County Sheriff's Department is conducting an internal investigation, trying to figure out why deputies didn't detain a veteran suffering a mental health...Read more

Columbus North student arrested after report of gun

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The Bartholomew County Sheriff's Department is investigating after a student reported another student could be in possession of a handgun at Columbus North High School...Read more

5-year-old Columbus boy dies in dirt bike accident

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Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating an off-road-vehicle (ORV) accident that resulted in the death of a Columbus child.Read more

Two dogs die in Bartholomew County house fire

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Two dogs died in a fire in Bartholomew County early Friday. Read more

Columbus man jailed after calling 911 by mistake

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A Columbus man called 911 by mistake, but wound up going to jail anyway.Read more


Sheriff: Officer slightly injured when inmate grabs stun gun during jail altercation

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An Indiana sheriff is sharing shocking surveillance photos that illustrate the dangers faced by jail staff face every day.Read more

Bartholomew County school employee arrested for public intoxication at elementary school

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A school employee in Bartholomew County was arrested for public intoxication at an elementary school Wednesday.Read more