Public gives input into IMPD force

(WISH Photo, file)
(WISH Photo, file)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH)- Wednesday night, Indianapolis residents got the chance to weigh in on how many officers should be on the Indianapolis Police Department.

A bipartisan commission is in the middle of a series of meetings to talk about the city’s needs. They are also analyzing long-term funding options for hiring more police officers.

The head of public safety in Indianapolis says he wants 100 more police officers over the next three years.

Nothing was finalized at Wednesday night’s meeting.

A final report from the commission is due on March 31.

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