Elkhart Police

The Elkhart Police Department today announced they will offer sign-on bonuses for qualified lateral transfers, as a way to recruit new and experienced officers.


Sgt. Chris Snyder is the Elkhart Police Department Spokesperson. He said lateral transfers help department cut costs in various ways as well as training time for new officers.


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The Elkhart Board of Public Safety unanimously approved on Thursday,  a memorandum of understanding  between Elkhart Community Schools, and the city regarding funding for crossing guards for the rest of the 2017-2018 school year.