INDY News

IMPD to add more officers to street patrol The city’s plan to put more police officers on the streets will be unveiled today.  Mayor Greg Ballard, Police Chief Rick Hite and Public Safety Director Troy Riggs want to shift about 100 police officers to help deal with an increase in violence.  There were 16 homicides […]

Franklin TWP Teachers Accused of Child Molestation A longtime Franklin Township teacher is accused of molesting a student.  Police say Thomas Haydock inappropriately touched a boy over a period of several years after working as a drama teacher during a summer class at Roncalli High School .  Haydock has been a teacher at Mary Adams […]

Cab Company Offers $5K Reward For Armed Cab Robbers Police are searching for two men who robbed an Indianapolis cab driver at gunpoint Sunday night. Security footage from inside the cab shows one of the suspects holding a silver semi-automatic handgun to the driver’s neck. The robbery occurred at 10:30 p.m. in the 1200 block […]

WANTED: Man In Rape of 12-Year-Old Girl Police were searching for an unidentified male who is wanted on rape, child molestation and criminal confinement charges. The suspect forced a 12-year-old victim into a secluded area of an alley and sexually assaulted her as she was walking in the 3100 block of Dr. Andrew J. Brown Avenue, The […]

North & South Splits Will Close For 3 Months Get ready to pack some patience! Traffic on one of the heaviest traveled areas downtown will come to a stop this fall.  INDOT says I-65 and I-70 between the north and south splits will be closed for as long as three-months while crews increase the clearance […]

IPS To Cut 109 Jobs Board members of the Indianapolis Public School system voted to cut more than 100 jobs from the district last night. Most of the jobs impacted were administrative positions, but board members said about 30 middle school and high school positions will be affected. The board said the cuts were necessary […]

2 Women Shot in Lawrence Monday Night It was the first of two separate, double shootings, in Lawrence overnight when Two women were shot on in the 2000 block of Glenridge Drive just before 11 p.m. last night. IMPD said, The two victims alert and conscious, but suffering from gunshot wounds and were taken to Wishard […]

Black Expo Shooter Arrested Again The man who was sentenced for shooting nine people during the Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration in 2010 is back in trouble again. 20 year old, Shamus Patton, was found inside a vehicle… after a police chase late yesterday.  IMPD said two other people with guns were also inside the […]

Woman Struck and Killed By Freight Train A person was struck and killed by a Norfolk-Southern freight train late Monday morning in Muncie. The Delaware County Coroner said 51 year old Shailor Keys, was struck near Hoyt Avenue and Willard Street. Officials said Keys lived near the accident scene and was on foot at the […]

1 Man Shot and Killed at West side Nightclub One person was shot and killed outside a northwest side nightclub early this morning at the Babes Showgirls lounge. he shooting was reported just before 3 a.m. in the 3800 block of Lafayette Road in the parking lot of Pure Passion West lounge (formally Babes Showgirls), Indianapolis […]

Man Charged With Neglect After Child Wanders Streets A south side Indianapolis man has been arrested after a 4-year-old girl was found wandering in traffic near his apartment near Pleasant Run Parkway North Drive. The child then bolted away from police and ran to a nearby apartment, where officers said they smelled marijuana and found […]

Shapiro’s Closing Carmel Location Shapiro’s Deli has announced that it will close it’s 12-year-old Carmel location on June 17. The restaurant on Rangeline Road was one of the first tenants of the Carmel City Center. The city said the deli had fallen behind in its rent payments. The flagship location in downtown Indianapolis and the […]