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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- State Sen. Jim Merritt says he is putting together a bill that would enhance the penalties for anyone who knowingly attacks an off-duty police officer, firefighter or their families. There are currently state laws that have an increased penalty for those...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - A woman was injured when a school bus and an SUV crashed Monday morning, but some statements are differing on exactly what happened. The crash happened around 10 a.m. Monday, near the intersection of Brookville Road and Pleasant Run Parkway on Indianapolis'...
SHELBYVILLE, Ind. -- Human remains were found Monday in Shelby County. Shelby County Sheriff Dennis Parks would not give a specific location, but he says they were discovered in the southwestern part of the county. State police are helping in the investigation, along with an...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department invites neighborhoods in the city of Indianapolis to participate in and celebrate, National Night Out today. National Night Out is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness, generate support for...
BROWN COUNTY, Ind. - A man accused of killing an Indiana University student last year will begin his trial today. Daniel Messel is in court for the killing of Hannah Wilson. Wilson, 22, was killed in April 2015. Her body was found in Brown County. The coroner said she died from...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Two former IPS administrators are suing the district, claiming they were wrongfully terminated for their role in the Shana Taylor sex investigation. William Jensen and Deb Leser both filed federal lawsuits against IPS. They say they were wrongfully terminated...
Abdul Hakeem-Shabazz contributed to this report INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--If you don't want to vote for Hillary Clinton and you can't make yourself vote for Donald Trump, there is another choice-the Libertarian candidate. Some Hoosier Libertarians want to make sure you know that...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- An Indianapolis police officer shot a man Monday afternoon after being called to the south side by the man's mother. It happened around 3:45 p.m. on Shelby Street, near US 31 and Edgewood Avenue. Police said the unidentified man's mother called 911, saying...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – State Auditor Suzanne Crouch is officially the Republican nominee for Indiana Lieutenant Governor. The Republican State Committee voted today to fill the ballot vacancy of Lt. Governor, which was previously held by Lt. Governor Eric Holcomb, who is now...