The Marion County Mobile Crisis Assistance Team was created to reduce the criminalization of mental illness.
Officials are still collecting data about need for a new jail in Vigo County. Residents received an update on the study Tuesday night.
Since the program started in April 2017, attorneys have found at least 7 kids who didn't have an attorney when they should have.
State officials say 111 Indiana law-enforcement agencies will receive more than $375,000 in federal funds to purchase ballistic or stab-resistant body armor.
More than half of people in prison have had some sort of traumatic brain injury or TBI.
Criminal Rule 26 says counties should release people from jail based on risk instead of money.
The 40 year-old program had state funding cut last June. Now they're looking for donors and grants.
The proposal would place a greater emphasis on assessing inmates for mental illness and substance abuse problems.
The program includes judges, prosecutors, public defenders, mental health professionals and law enforcement. The end goal is a better justice system.
The Indiana Criminal Justice Institute is giving out $40 million this year to organizations that provide services to victims of crime.