The request asked for $150,000 to finance an independent study that would examine the local county jail and courts to find solutions for overcrowding.
A transgender inmate is suing the Indiana Department of Correction commissioner over denied requests for hormone therapy.
A federal judge has barred the Marion County Sheriff's Office from detaining people in Indianapolis based solely on requests by immigration officials.
The Ripley County prosecutor’s office is charging two men with felony murder for the July drug overdose death of a woman.
Daniel Messel is convicted of killing 22-year-old Hannah Wilson in Brown County in April 2015. Twenty-year-old Lauren Spierer went missing in June 2011.
The Owen County coroner said Tuesday that 31-year-old Mason Johnson II of Spencer died from a single gunshot to his head.
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.