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License Plate Report
Reporting a Stolen Indiana License Plate


If you reasonably believe that your Indiana license plate was stolen from your vehicle, come to the Porter County Sheriff’s Department, Monday through Friday (excluding holidays), 8:00 am to 4:00 pm to make a theft report.

Fee is $5.00 cash, credit/debit or money order only

Reporting a Lost, Mutilated, or Destroyed Indiana License Plate


If your Indiana license plate was lost, mutilated, or destroyed, complete the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles form - Application for Duplicate or Replacement License Plate (State Form 37135). Follow the directions at the top of the form.  Click the document below to download the State Form 37135.

State Form 37135

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