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The City of Indianapolis has 28 new police officers in training. Mayor Greg Ballard gave the new IMPD recruits the oath of office Monday afternoon in the City County Building. The mayor says that so far, new hires are outpacing the number of officers leaving IMPD through...
(photo courtesy RTV6) A semi tanker overturned on a west side interstate ramp Monday afternoon spilling human waste. Captain Mike Pruitt with the Wayne Township Fire Department says the crash happened around 1:30 when the tanker rolled over on the ramp from northbound I-465 to...
There will likely be several new bills when the General Assembly reconvenes next year dealing with the problem of sexual assault, both on college campuses and elsewhere. While a study on sexual abuse of children up to age 18 began over the summer and will continue for several...
More than 100 cats were able to escape euthanasia at Indianapolis Animal Care and Control thanks to some outside help. Friday, the IACC put a stop to any new cats being brought in because of a panleukopenia outbreak, which is a potentially fatal virus. Luckily for the more than...
Next year will be "Year of the Farmer" at the Indiana State Fair. Executive Director Cindy Hoye says they've teamed up with Dow AgroSciences to make special events at the fair happen next year from August 7th through August 23rd. Hoye says it'll give farmers an opportunity to...
They were only 'clowning' around, but some Fishers residents were a little spooked. Police have identified the person who was spotted walking through the Saxony subdivision in a creep clown costume. Officers determined the clown had not committed any crime and never had any...
U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-5th) and Democratic challenger Shawn Denney (WIBC.com file photos) The debate between Fifth District Representative Susan Brooks and Democratic challenger Shawn Denney is in many ways a debate not over Brooks, but the two parties’ leaders in the House...
Seventh District Congressman Andre Carson (D) and Republican challenger Cat Ping. (WIBC.com file photos) Few matchups on Indiana's congressional ballot are as ideologically opposite as Seventh District Congressman Andre Carson and Republican challenger Cat Ping, yet they're...
The Arcadia Town Council accepted the resignation of Town Marshal William Hickrod after a fallout stemming from an earlier attack on a 94-year-old veteran. Friday’s meeting took less than 30 minutes and the council voted unanimously to accept Hickrod’s resignation that he...