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Terre Haute Police Department


The Terre Haute Police Department has 130 Sworn Officers which are assigned in the Operations Division, Investigations Division and Support Services.  The Operations Division is made up of Uniform Patrol, Street Crimes Unit, K9 Unit and Traffic Division.  They also oversee the Special Response Team and Crowd Control Unit.  The Investigation Division contains the Violent Crimes Unit, Burglary and Theft Unit, White Collar and Auto Theft Unit and Juvenile Investigations.  Investigations also oversee the officers who belong to the Vigo County Drug Task Force and the Crime Scene Unit.  The Support Services are in charge of the Records Division, Fleet Management, Training, Environmental Protections Division and civilian support staff.


 LGBTQ Police Liason - Chief John Plasse

John Plasse will serve as an accessible and friendly ear to the city's LGBTQ community and will elevate LGBTQ related concerns to police officers of the Terre Haute Police Department and city officials. Please call (812) 244-2501 or email with any questions or concerns.

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Police Chief
John Plasse

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