@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com National News  — Five people were shot–two critically in downtown Seattle on Wednesday. Police officials there say an argument led to this shooting. Police say this incident was not related to an anti-Trump protest rally nearby, where thousands of protesters marched through the area many of them chanting “not my president” and other slogans. […]


Tired of waiting on help from outside of the community, a group of mothers got together to do something about the violence themselves.

In the aftermath of Gov. Mike Pence approving Senate Bill 621, the so-called Power Grab Bill, the Democratic leaders of Indianapolis’ City-County Council appeared live on Afternoons with Amos to express their disappointment in the Governor’s action.  But Council President Maggie Lewis and Council Vice-President John Barth blasted Mayor Greg Ballard for his failure to […]

In an hour long live interview on Afternoons with Amos, US Attorney Joe Hogsett explained why the US Attorney’s office and Federal law enforcement agencies are providing assistance to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department in dealing with violent gun crimes in some of Indianapolis’ high crime neighborhoods. Hogsett’s office is providing an unprecedented level of […]

Audio Included in Post. Runs 43 Minutes ©2011 WTLC/Radio One. US Attorney Joe Hogsett engaged Afternoons with Amos listeners in his efforts to get more community involvement in the fight against guns and crime in Indianapolis. Hogsett also came face to face with listener and community frustrations over crime. Including crimes committed by law enforcement, […]