Indiana State Excise Police were kept busy during this past weekend’s Madison Regatta.
Excise police arrested 7 people on 9 different charges over the course of the event. The breakdown is 3 misdemeanor theft charges, 3 illegal possession or consumption of alcohol charges, 1 furnishing alcohol to a minor charge, 1 resisting law enforcement charge, and 1 possession of untaxed alcoholic beverages charge. All of the aforementioned charges are misdemeanors.
Indiana State Police and the Madison Police Department also assisted state excise police during this weekend’s Regatta. The excise police focus primarily on enforcing Indiana’s alcohol and tobacco statutes.