violence in Indy

The Afternoons with Amos PODCAST For Monday, August 24, 2015. (Discussion On Violence Surge Starts At 31:37 Mark. Interview With Rev. Harrison Starts At 52:44 Mark On PODCAST Media Player). In a space of five days, from last Thursday to this Monday morning, six people were murdered in Indianapolis; scores wounded in some thirteen incidents.  […]

Kim’s Monday News & Sports Headlines. (Here’s what you’ll talk about at the water cooler today…) Jail breaks are in the headlines on this Monday as severe weather moves through our area… On the national scene, the woman accused of helping two convicted murderers escape from an upstate New York maximum-security prison is due in […]

Today, Mayor Greg Ballard, Public Safety Director Troy Riggs and IMPD Chief Rick Hite presented a plan to reassign 100 IPMD officers from their desks to street duty.  At the same time, the Ten Point Coalition says the City County Council should immediately free up money to faith based groups to do community crime prevention […]

The community rose up and offered a variety of suggestions on curbing violence by teens and young adults in Indianapolis.  In a special edition of Afternoons with Amos and at a Town Hall Meeting with top Public Safety officials, City-County Councilors, Judges even the US Attorney, a variety of great suggestions were offered.  Scores shared […]