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January 30, 2018

 

High school aged students who receive proven prevention education are more than 60 percent less likely to use hard drugs like heroin or cocaine.

New Grant Initiative Focuses On Substance Abuse Prevention

Funding to help schools in central Indiana develop substance abuse prevention programs is available.

December 19, 2017

 

The current Marion County Jail in Indianapolis.

Indianapolis Agrees To $4.2M Deal For Justice Center Land

The city of Indianapolis has reached a $4.2 million deal to buy and lease land for a new $572 million criminal justice center.

December 12, 2017

 

A brown wooden gavel with a gold band sits in front of an open law book.

Attorney General Wants To Intervene In Marion Co. ICE Settlement

Curtis Hill wants to appeal a settlement that bars the Marion County Sheriff's office from detaining people based solely on requests by immigration officials.

December 11, 2017

 

Marion County prosecutors had asked for the video to be kept private, arguing its release would hurt the chances for 28-year-old Jason D. Brown to receive a fair trial.

Judge Blocks Release Of Slain Officer’s Body Camera Video

A judge is blocking the public release of video from the body camera a police officer was wearing when authorities say he was fatally shot.

November 29, 2017

 

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Audit Shows Marion Co. Jail Holding People Long After Posting Bail

The report includes a list of people who posted bail and how long it took for the county to release them after doing so.

October 26, 2017

 

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3 More Teens Arrested After 3 Fatally Shot In Indianapolis

Authorities have charged three more teenagers in connection with the drug-related robbery and fatal shootings of three men in an Indianapolis apartment.

October 18, 2017

 

A hallway in a penitentiary lined with cell doors on either side.

Marion Co. Jail Overcrowding Leads To Inmates Sleeping On Floor

The Marion County Sheriff's Office says at least 16 inmates have been sleeping on mattresses on the floor in holding cells due to overcrowding.

September 28, 2017

 

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Death Penalty Sought In Indiana Officer’s Shooting Death

Prosecutors will seek the death penalty for the man charged with fatally shooting a police officer who was trying to help him following a car crash.

September 26, 2017

 

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Does Indianapolis Need A Needle Exchange To Avoid An HIV Outbreak?

Since the state legalized county-based syringe exchanges in 2015, nine counties have started or made plans to start a needle exchange program.

August 31, 2017

 

A bench in the current Vigo County Jail in Terre Haute.

Citing Addicted Inmates, Sheriff Calls For More Spending

More people who are addicted to opioids are coming into the Marion County Jail, which has the sheriff calling on lawmakers to spend more to combat addiction.

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