This is the first time a Bloomington police officer has received a Congressional Badge of Bravery.
The remaining point of contention involves videos that potentially show the use of excessive force or civil rights violations by the police.
The bill places the burden of proof on the public or press if police refuse to release video. The amendment would have placed the burden of proof on the police.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana is working to educate Hoosiers about digital privacy and security.
Indiana Attorney General, Greg Zoeller and Wayne County Sheriff, Jeff Cappa spoke Tuesday at a hearing in D.C. on the public's relationship with law enforcement
Indiana law does not directly address whether police body camera video is classified as public information.
Police say the death of IU student Hannah Wilson opened an “avenue of investigation” into student Lauren Spierer's unsolved 2011 disappearance.
Police do not plan to release any new information on Hannah Wilson's death until an investigation is complete.
The $4.7 million will purchase 100 new squad cars and make improvements to the firing range facility and the police academy.
The biggest considerations for ISP are maintenance of body cameras and affordability.