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A battle is brewing between the Indianapolis Fraternal Order of Police and the Ballard administration. FOP President Bill Owensby says Mayor Ballard recently turned down a $1.5 million Federal Cops Grant to hire more police officers. Owensby says given rising crime, greater...
Metro Police say a woman was taken to the hospital after being injured in a hit-and-run incident on the city's east side Tuesday night. IMPD Officer Rafael Diaz says the incident happened near the intersection of East Washington Street and Gladstone Avenue. A woman was hit by a...
Kenneth Rackemann (file photo courtesy RTV6) Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry says his office is seeking the death penalty against a suspect in a quadruple homicide case on the city's southside. Curry says they'll pursue the death penalty against 24-year-old Kenneth...
Sarah Williams (photo courtesy IMPD) IMPD detectives arrested an Indianapolis woman for a hit-and-run crash which killed a 15-year-old Indianapolis boy last month. Police say 26-year-old Sarah Williams is accused of hitting Jack Bussa with her car on June 29, killing him. When...
An anti-violence event has been scheduled for next month to help out members of the Indianapolis community. Circle Up Indy will host the event at IPS School 51 on August 2. Circle Up Indy President James Wilson says several organizations will be on hand to offer services,...
The Indiana Attorney General is encouraging pharmacies across the state to join in a program that offers a year-round, safe place to bring on unwanted medications. Right now, police departments and Indiana State Police are offering certain days for acceptance of the pills and...
One of Marion County's top democrats says the Ballard administration has a "very jumbled message" on crime and public safety. Marion County Democratic Party Chairman Joel Miller says he believes most Indianapolis residents don't feel safer now than they did when Ballard was...
Marion County Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Denise Robinson says Major Davis' criminal record is "insignificant" given current charges against him. The 25-year-old had a preliminary hearing in Marion County Criminal Court early Tuesday. He's charged with Murder and Use of a...
The fight is not over. The Indiana Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association Tuesday announced they would continue to seek changes to Indiana’s alcohol laws. The group has an appeal in federal court and a lawsuit in state court that claims the law violates the equal...