The Otterbein Police Department provides police services to the Town of Otterbein, however we cannot provide 24 hour coverage. We are dispatched primarily through the Benton County Sheriff Dept. Please keep in mind that telephone calls for services to our office may go unanswered and delayed if the officer is out of the office. Therefore, if a police officer is needed, please contact the Benton County Sheriff Dept., 765-884-0080 or the Tippecanoe County Sheriff Dept., 765-423-9321, depending on the county that the incident and or event occurred or is occurring.
All handgun applications must be completed online at http://www.in.gov/isp/2828.htm
Once completed online, contact the Otterbein Town Marshal to make an appointment in order to complete the process. Local fees, payable to the Town of Otterbein, must be in the form of cash, money order or certified check, personal checks will not be accepted.
POLICE / CRASH REPORTS
Crash and police reports, prepared by the Otterbein Police Dept. may be obtained by contacting the police department. We will not release any reports prepared by another agency.Concerning investigative reports as sometimes requested by insurance companies, only that portion which contains, pertinent information will be released.