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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Crime in Indianapolis. It's not just murders and shootings with local peoploe that the police department has to worry about. Making sure that guests of the city are protected is also a big part of IMPD's responsibility. "In this great city, we host a lot of...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--If you're a taxpayer in Indianapolis, then you may be concerned about how the city will spend some $52 million that it's gotten from back taxes from the state and for transportation. Some people in cabinet positions have their own ideas on how to spend the...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Farrell Downey Jr. was found guilty of shooting and killing his girlfriend last year. Today he will appear in court for sentencing. Downey Jr. was found guilty of reckless homicide on May 24. Police say he killed his girlfriend on July 16, 2015 at a house in...
INDIANAPOLIS - A thief scored big in a car break-in in Broad Ripple on Monday. Security cameras caught the thief breaking into a car and making off with phones, a computer and other valuables worth an estimated $10,000. The owner of the car, who asked to be identified only as...
Prosecutors have charged a Bloomington man in the death of his infant daughter. Police arrested 33-year-old Robierre McNeil on June 2. McNeil made his first court appearance Tuesday to face charges of battery and child neglect. Police were called to his Bloomington apartment to...
The election-year debate debate has begun -- this year, it's Baron Hill issuing the first challenge. The Senate nominee and former Democratic congressman is calling for four debates plus five town halls with Republican Todd Young and Libertarian Lucy Brenton. He says the varied...
Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) State school superintendent Glenda Ritz is raising the ante on Governor Pence's call to expand state-funded preschool. Indiana is one year into a five-county pilot program making preschool available...
The Postal Service has joined the celebration of Indiana's bicentennial with a dedication ceremony for an Indiana statehood stamp. The new Forever stamp shows a sunset over a cornfield in Milford in northern Indiana. Photographer Michael Matti was home on break from Indiana...
(INDIANAPOLIS) - While no human cases have been reported so far this year in Marion County, the Marion County Public Health Department did recently report the first mosquitoes of the season that tested positive for carrying West Nile virus. In fact, most people who become...