Everything began Tuesday when Carl Williams, 48, made a frantic call to police at 4:34 a.m. pleading for help after his wife said she was robbed by gunpoint where her car keys were stolen.

“Chaz Bennington, 37, was found dead by a neighbor inside his apartment in the 7600 block of Woodmore Trace, according to a statement from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.” is what the Indy Star reported Sunday Night following the death found Sunday Morning.   There is not a lot of information on the death or […]

              In a week when America and the world was looking at one city’s police department that didn’t reach out and communicate to its community, the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department was reaching out to the community in a unique way. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Chief Rick Hite got out […]

In an expansive Afternoons with Amos interview, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Chief Rick Hite explained his department’s summer crime fighting and crime prevention program and strategies.  The Chief also took calls of concern from listeners about  crime problems in their neighborhoods and a desire to see and feel more engagement from IMPD officers in neighborhood crime.  […]

    Video Courtesy WISH-TV/Channel 8 On May 8th around 1:30 in the afternoon, Indianapolis Metro Police IMPD received a report of a man passed out on the corner of 25th and Baltimore on the city’s eastside.  When IMPD responded they found Marcus Jackson lying along the curb seemingly passed out.  What happened in the […]

Police have set up a perimeter in the area of 38th and Meridian St. looking for Taiwan Lundy for his connection in the home invasion on Sprill Mill. Lundy is a black male, 6’0″/145 with hazel/brown eyes and short black curly hair. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911 or if callers […]

>>2014 Budget Approved By City Council  IMPD is getting enough money to hire 80 new police officers next year.  On Monday, city leaders reached an agreement on a one-billion-dollar budget that will take 15-million-dollars from the city’s rainy-day fund and two other accounts to pay for the additional officers.  The deal also includes raises for […]

  With a heavy heart, Chief Rick Hite and the Men and Women of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department announce the Funeral (Home Going) Arrangements for IMPD Officer Timothy “Tim” Day. Officer Day died last Wednesday, September 25, 2013 of a heart attack while attending a Wednesday evening service at his church. He was 51. […]

>> Convenience store Clerk Killed in Robbery A convenience store robbery spree early Wednesday morning left a clerk dead and a suspect on the loose for a short time. The clerk was killed around 3 a.m. at the Ricker’s BP in the 6200 block of West 38th Street. Witnesses told police they saw a man […]

>>>Second Police Shooting in Four Days IMPD officer Greg Stevens was shot early Tuesday morning answering a disturbance call at the Greenway Apartments on East 21st Street. The 4-year veteran was wounded in the leg but has been treated and released from Wishard Memorial Hospital. The suspect has been identified as 22-year-old Charles Williams from […]

>>Officer Bradway Funeral Is Thursday  The public is invited to attend the funeral for fallen Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Officer Rod Bradway.  It is scheduled for Thursday at 11 a.m. at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in downtown Indianapolis.  He will be buried in the Heroes of Public Safety section at CrownHillCemetery.  Bradway was killed Friday while […]

IMPD Officer Killed Overnight An Indianpolis Metropolitan Police Department officer was shot and  killed early Friday morning after responding to a domestic disturbance at Eagle Point  Apartments on Indy’s northwest side.  The five-year police veteran is 41-year-old Rod Bradway.  Police say Officer Bradway was shot by a suspect while entering an apartment to answer an […]