According to the Indianapolis Public Safety Department, there are 1,561 officers in the department. They want 1,790 officers on staff.
The CBS Evening News recently ran a story that blamed the city's increased crime rate on guns and heroin.
Each year, the luncheon honors the accomplishments of African Americans in arts and entertainment.
Indianapolis Director of Public Safety Troy Riggs says full-time SWAT officers are prepared for dangerous encounters in a way that other off…
Police are continuing to ask the community for tips on a triple homicide that happened at an east side apartment complex back in March.
Police say 61-year-old Dora Myers was not wearing a helmet.
A former pastor was sentenced to seven years after pleading guilty to ten voyeurism and child exploitation charges in May.
Actor Chris Pratt has been named the honorary pace car driver at this year's John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard.
"Each of us has a role to play in making our city safer," Mayor Ballard said.
Deputies escorted Desi Thomas into a Marion County courtroom Friday morning.