Address: 224 W. Water St. Portland, Indiana 47371

Phone: (260) 726-8188  
Phone: (260) 726-8189
Fax:     (260) 726-8103  

Security Center: (260) 726-7541

General Inquiries: Sheriff Dwane Ford
Handgun Permits & Tax Warrants: Penny Thomas
Sheriff's Sales: Gloria May (260) 726-6990

Criminal Investigations: Captain Patrick Wells
For Drug Tips: Captain Patrick Wells 
911 Addressing: Bill Baldwin

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