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(IMPD/RTV6) A man who was charged with trying to kill an IMPD officer has been arrested. Michael Swafford, 31, is accused of shooting at Officer Christopher Maher on March 8 after a traffic stop and chase on Indy's southeast side. Detectives with the IMPD violent Crimes and Gang...
Deputy Carl Koontz (Howard County Sheriff's Office photo) A Howard County Sheriff's Deputy has died after he was shot by a man while serving a warrant. Carl Koontz, 27, who had been on the force less than three years, died at IU Health Methodist Hospital Sunday morning following...
(image courtesy of Twitter/Matt McInerney) A bus carrying the Griffith High School boys basketball team overturned on I-65 as it was traveling to Lafayette. The crash happened near Demotte, Indiana in Jasper County. According to the Indiana State Police, Dominique Small, 23, of...
The expo dedicated to autism is growing, just as the autism spectrum appears to be growing. The Central Indiana Autism Expo has gotten so big, it has moved to the Harvest Pavilion at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. "It sometimes is concerning to people when they see that the...
L to R: Attorney General Greg Zoeller, Rep. John L. Price (R-Greenwood), Rep,. Cherrish Pryor (D-Indianapolis) (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) If you fall behind on your property taxes, a new law is designed to keep you from getting swindled. If you don't pay your property taxes,...
A rendering of the Peyton Manning statue to be built outside Lucas Oil Stadium (Colts.com) Peyton Manning will permanantly live outside Lucas Oil Stadium. Jim Irsay announced that the Colts would not only retire Manning's number 18, the team would build a statue of the retired...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--An Indianapolis father is accused of hitting and killing his four-month-old son. It happened three days before Christmas, but Aaron Jorgensen was arrested Thursday when the Marion County Coroner's office ruled Jonathan Jorgensen's death a homicide. According...
P.T. Barnum. That's who Donald Trump resembles to Congressman Andre Carson. The Democrat from Indy pointed out that the Republican front-runner embraced the comparison to the circus impresario from the past. But Carson said Trump is more dangerous because some voters are...
MADISON, Ind.--If you're a judge, prosecuting attorney, or any member of the criminal justice system in southern Indiana, Madison police are warning you to be cautious and vigilant. An explosion early Wednesday morning in a lot near an Indiana Superior Court judge's home is...