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August 2, 2016

 

Sen. Jim Merritt, R-Indianapolis, presents a new proposal that would increase penalties for targeting an off-duty police officer.

Senators Want Tough Penalties For Targeting Off-Duty Police

A bi-partisan group of Senators want to pass a bill that would enhance criminal penalties for anyone who targets off-duty law enforcement officers.

July 18, 2016

 

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Police Asking For Community’s Help After Social Media Threat

Chief Riggs issued a statement to his department following the shootings Sunday, saying the two will "ensure that any threats are thoroughly investigated."

July 18, 2016

 

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Indiana State Police Cracking Down On Reckless Driving

In the state of Indiana, aggressive driving is a Class A misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in jail and fines reaching $5,000.

June 23, 2016

 

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Multiple Agencies Team Up For Criminal Justice Reform

The program includes judges, prosecutors, public defenders, mental health professionals and law enforcement. The end goal is a better justice system.

October 14, 2015

 

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Brown County Sheriff’s Dept. Seizes 3,100 Marijuana Plants

The Brown County Sheriff's Department removed more than 3,100 marijuana plants from a private property on Tuesday.

July 13, 2015

 

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Loretta Lynch Calls On Local Police To Help Race Relations

Loretta Lynch spoke at a law enforcement training conference in Indianapolis.

January 23, 2015

 

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DNA Could Predict Physical Appearance Of Crime Suspects

Susan Walsh, an assistant professor at IUPUI, says a DNA computer program could help law enforcement narrow down suspects based on hair and eye color.

October 23, 2014

 

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Illinois’ Medical Marijuana Program Won’t Impact Indiana

State Police don't think a neighboring state's medical marijuana program will cause increased trafficking in Indiana.

October 7, 2014

 

State Police will get more that $500,000 to combat methamphetamine.

State Police Receive Federal Funds To Combat Meth

State Police are receiving federal money to fight the drug.

February 18, 2014

 

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Lawmakers Push Legislation to Block Cell Data Tracking

A Senate committee unanimously followed the House in voting to put a stop to the use of electronic scanners that can download information from your cell phone.

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