The U.S. Justice Department says the federal Southern District of Indiana will receive an additional assistant U.S. attorney to focus on violent crime.
Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill announced last summer his office would fund new Ten Point coalitions across the state.
The Justice Department says it will offer its resources to help 12 U.S. cities fight violent crime, including Indianapolis.
Indiana law only allows DNA samples entered into the federal database if suspects are convicted of a felony.
Marion County Democratic Party Chairman Joel Miller says Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard's policies on crime haven't made the city safer.
David R. Bostic entered a guilty plea Monday to the sexual exploitation of several Monroe County children between the ages of 2 months and 4 years.
Criminal Justice Professor says Indiana’s judicial system is antiquated, and new methods of rehabilitation are needed for modern offenders.
An FBI report released recently reveals an overall crime rate increase of 24% in Bloomington