What's Happening at The Porter County Sheriff's
Sheriff's Department Newest
Zachary Williams (left) and Michael Piazza sworn
by Sheriff David Lain
The Porter County Sheriff’s Department has hired
2 new officers that will replace recent
retirements. Michael Piazza and Zachary
Williams will be sworn in by Sheriff Dave Lain
at the Merit Board meeting on Monday January 17th
at 3:30 PM in the training room at the Sheriff’s
Department. Piazza and Williams will attend the
Northwest Indiana Law Enforcement Academy in
Hobart for 15 weeks beginning on January 18th.
Michael Piazza is 25 years old and a graduate
of Wheeler High School. Piazza was a member
of the football team at Wheeler. Piazza has
taken courses at Purdue North Central and Ivy
Tech towards a college degree. Zachary Williams
is 26 years old and a graduate of Chesterton
High School and Indiana University Northwest.
Williams wrestled throughout high school and is
an assistant coach at Chesterton High School.
Piazza and Williams both worked in the Jail
Division prior to being hired.