The new measures include continuing police presence downtown and attempting to raise funds for the Shalom Community Center to keep its doors open on weekends.
Among other recommendations, the task force asks the city to establish a long-term, stable source of funding for public safety initiatives.
Violent crimes made up only 1 percent of the calls Bloomington Police responded to last year, but that’s an increase from 2015.
A new bill offered in the Indiana legislature would levy harsher penalties for crimes against public safety officials and their relatives.
Princeton, Indiana residents will receive a 48-hour notice before trees near their homes come down.
Gregg focused on numerous topics including cyber crime and protecting minors from sexual violence.
Obama's Task Force recommendations are being taken into consideration by Bloomington Police Department.
The $4.7 million will purchase 100 new squad cars and make improvements to the firing range facility and the police academy.
The police are there to look out for students during hours when they might be heading home from bars and clubs.
The Indianapolis City-County Council voted 19-10 to approve an increase in the income tax rate for public safety, effective January 1st.