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The SOUND OFF Podcast: John Boyd

(LAPORTE, IN) -- In this episode of SOUND OFF, John Boyd talks about his time as LaPorte County Sheriff. Sheriff Boyd was elected for his first time in 2014 and a second term in 2018.


The conversation included these topics: 

  • COVID-19 in the jail
  • Endorsing a future successor
  • The difference between Amber Alerts and Silver Alerts 
  • Notifying the community about crimes in certain areas 
  • License plate reader cameras
  • The crosswalk on Pine Lake Avenue
  • ...and more.

Listen to the full episode below: 



CREDITS: Dennis Siddall (Producer), Jeff Wuggazer (Editor), Nate Loucks (Host), John Boyd (Guest)


SOUND OFF is a community conversation show that airs every Monday and Friday on 96.7 the Eagle in LaPorte County, Indiana. SOUND OFF is a Spoon River Media production. 

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