The lawsuit alleges Elkhart and the other defendants violated Keith Cooper's constitutional rights.
IMPD Police Chief Bryan Roach is recommending the officers be fired because their actions don't align with IMPD training or policies.
The man had been holding two women and two children hostage.
An Indiana man has pleaded guilty to punching a woman as she yelled anti-racist chants at white supremacists at a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Most of the funding for public defense in Indiana comes from local governments.
City leaders and residents from two Indiana communities honored Carol Jenkins-Davis, who was stabbed to death in Martinsville in a racially-motivated crime.
Indiana scored poorly in all categories, including its pretrial detention rate.
Indianapolis' police chief says two officers who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist could appear before a firearms review board later this week.
An email sent by Notre Dame to faculty and staff on Friday showed that insurance coverage for birth control would end for employees on Jan. 1.
Two Indianapolis police officers won't face criminal charges for the June shooting death of an unarmed black motorist.