Thorntown Police Department

  • Agency: Thorntown Police Department
  • Address: 101 W Main St, Thorntown, 46071 IN
  • Chief: Matt Hankins (Town Marshal)
Phone: 765-436-7677
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Thorntown Police Department is located at 101 W Main St, Thorntown, 46071 IN. The Town Marshal of the department is Matt Hankins. The Thorntown Police Department phone number is 765-436-7677.

Thorntown Police Department News

307 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has cancelled the Winter Weather Advisory. Above freezing surface temperatures should minimize the impact of a wintry morning mix.

505 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. Total wet snow accumulations less than one half inch are expected. Ice accumulations of a light glaze are possible. * WHERE...Portions of central Indiana north of Interstate 70. * WHEN...From 11 PM this evening to 10 AM EST Thursday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions, including during the morning commute on Thursday. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for Indiana can be obtained by calling 1 800 2 6 1 7 6 2 3

305 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018 ...Flooding Possible Tonight across Central Indiana... .A Cold front will sweep across Central Indiana tonight. Rain...heavy at times...will accompany the front. The ground across Central Indiana is nearly saturated...and heavy rain may result in flooding. Prepare now, think ahead. Check sump pumps, battery backup, etc. know where a backup pump is, know flood areas for the roadways, make route plans accordingly. Don’t cross flooded roadways

Siren test. Only a test

1242 PM EST Wed Feb 14 2018 ...Patchy Dense Fog Today... Fog is present across much of central Indiana this afternoon. While most observations are indicating visibilities of one mile or greater, patchy dense fog is possible, with visibilities rapidly fluctuating to as low as one half mile. Exercise caution if traveling today. Watch your speed and use low beam headlights.

1148 AM EST Sun Feb 11 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... Freezing rain and drizzle has ended late this morning. Slick spots may linger into the afternoon...especially on untreated surfaces. Secondary roads are still very slick and hazardous, many calls for injuries due to ice.

Based of current and projected road conditions stay home with your families, do not venture out for minor or trivial things. 350 AM EST Sun Feb 11 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... * WHAT...Mixed precipitation. Additional wet snow and sleet accumulations in northern sections of central Indiana of up to one half inch and for all of central Indiana ice accumulations of around one tenth of an inch are expected. * WHERE...central Indiana. * WHEN...Until noon EST today. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The ice will result in difficult travel conditions. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for Indiana can be obtained by calling 1 800 2 6 1 7 6 2 3

Traffic Alert: USE CAUTION ALL ROADS are extremely slick and hazardous

920 PM EST Sat Feb 10 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO NOON EST SUNDAY... * WHAT...Ice accumulations up to a tenth of an inch. In addition far northwest sections may also receive snow accumulation in excess of an inch. * WHERE...Most all of central Indiana. * WHEN...From 2 AM to noon EST Sunday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Icing and slick roads will result in difficult travel conditions. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for Indiana can be obtained by calling 1 800 2 6 1 7 6 2 3

Thank you everyone who came out to support us this year at the chilli cook off! We ended up tied for 3rd place. Competition was fierce this year! We will be stepping up our game next year for sure! Stay safe Thorntown!

Come on out tonight to the 2018 Best Chilli in Thorntown cook off! We won last year's contest and the competition is even tighter this year! Located at the Arts Center in Thorntown. $10 per adult and $5 per child 12 and under. All you can eat! Come out and help us secure this year's trophy! Vote for your favorites! 5p to 730p

330 PM EST Sat Feb 10 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO NOON EST SUNDAY... * WHAT...Ice accumulations up to a tenth of an inch. In addition far northwest sections may also receive snow accumulation's in excess on an inch. * WHERE...Most all of central Indiana. * WHEN...From 2 AM to noon EST Sunday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Icing and slick roads will result in difficult travel conditions. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for Indiana can be obtained by calling 1 800 2 6 1 7 6 2 3

958 PM EST Fri Feb 9 2018 ...Light Wintry Precipitation Possible Late Tonight and Saturday... Freezing drizzle and snow flurries are possible during the pre dawn hours on Saturday and a mixture of light snow...sleet ...light freezing rain are possible during the day Saturday. Minor accumulations of snow very are possible Saturday, mainly north of a Covington to Tipton line, with some very light icing possible in spots farther south. A better threat for wintry precipitation, including snow, sleet, and freezing rain, is expected by Saturday night and Sunday. Travelers during the early morning hours of Saturday and on through the weekend should exercise caution and be alert for slick conditions.

323 PM EST Fri Feb 9 2018 ...Light Wintry Precipitation Possible Late Tonight and Saturday... A light wintry mix of snow, sleet, and freezing rain is possible during the pre dawn hours of Saturday, and on into the day Saturday as a cold front drops south through central Indiana. This may result in some minor accumulations of snow very late tonight and Saturday, mainly north of a Covington to Tipton line, with some very light icing possible in spots farther south. A better threat for wintry precipitation, including snow, sleet, and freezing rain, is expected by Saturday night and Sunday. Travelers during the early morning hours of Saturday and on through the weekend should exercise caution and be alert for slick conditions.

1024 PM EST Sat Feb 3 2018 ...Snow Late Tonight into Sunday... Snow is expected to start around or shortly after midnight and continue overnight into Sunday. The snow may mix with or change to rain late tonight into Sunday morning over far southern counties. 1 to 2 inches of total snow accumulation is possible by late Sunday. The highest accumulations will likely be over the northern half of the area. Areas across far south central Indiana may only see less than an inch. The snow may create some slick spots on untreated roadways and make travel difficult at times. Exercise caution if you plan on traveling late tonight or on Sunday morning. Allow extra time to reach your destination.

1113 AM EST Sat Feb 3 2018 ...Snow starting this evening... Snow is expected to start late this evening and continue overnight. The snow may mix with or change to rain Sunday morning. 1 to 3 inches of total snow accumulation is possible. The best chance for accumulating snow will be near and north of Interstate 74. The snow could create some slick spots on untreated roadways and make travel difficult at times. Exercise caution if you plan on traveling late tonight or on Sunday morning. Allow extra time to reach your destination

New officers for departments in Boone County (TPD, LPD, WPD & ZPD), a few of your Thorntown officers, and new graduate Robbie Hine for Thorntown

359 AM EST Sat Feb 3 2018 ...Snow returns this evening... Snow or a rain-snow mix of precipitation is expected to arrive in Central Indiana late this evening and continue overnight. Any rain-snow mix is expected to transition to snow by Sunday morning. Snow is then expected to continue on Sunday...with 1 to 3 inches of total accumulation possible. The best chance for accumulating snow will be generally north of I-70. The snow could create some slick spots on untreated roadways and make travel difficult at times. Exercise caution if you plan on traveling late tonight or on Sunday morning. Allow extra time to reach your destination.

Good morning Thorntown! From the National weather service: 345 AM EST Wed Jan 31 2018 ...WINDY CONDITIONS TODAY... Look for sustained southwest winds of 15 to 25 mph today, along with gusts to around 40 mph. The strongest wind gusts should occur between mid morning to mid afternoon. Unsecured loosed objects may be blown around. Drivers of high profile vehicles should use caution when traveling today.

...Slick Roads Possible Through The Morning Commute... Patchy freezing drizzle overnight may result in slick roads Wednesday morning. It is difficult to judge if roads are slick at night. Be alert to localized slick roads late this evening and overnight! Allow extra time to reach your destination and reduce your speed overnight!