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Fiery Semi Crash on I-65 claims One Life

Johnson County – Around 6:13 this morning emergency crews responded to reports of a semi crash and large fire on I-65 southbound at the 93 mile marker. The first trooper on the scene reported a Good Samaritan had pulled the driver out of the fiery wreckage. Firefighters and paramedics quickly arrived on …

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Coats Statement on Meeting with United Technologies Representatives

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) today issued the following statement following a meeting in his Washington office with representatives from United Technologies Corporation (UTC), the parent company of Carrier and United Technologies Electronic Controls (UTEC): “Today I met with representatives from United Technologies and expressed my profound …

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Eight Troopers from the Indianapolis Post Begin Solo Patrol

Indianapolis – Eight new troopers from the Indianapolis Post joined their classmates from the 75th Recruit Academy this morning to receive their first patrol cars at the Indiana State Police Museum. The ceremony began with Superintendent Carter addressing the 45 new troopers from around the state, he said to them …

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Former Corrections Officer Arrested for Sexual Misconduct

Indianapolis – Earlier this evening 55 year old Lamont Williams of Indianapolis was arrested by the Indiana State Police on a warrant for two counts of sexual misconduct and one count of official misconduct. The arrest stemmed from an investigation that began in July, 2015 at the Indiana Women’s Prison when …

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IMPD is investgating a shooting that has left one man dead

INDIANAPOLIS – Detectives with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) are investigating a shooting on the city’s west side that has left one man dead. At approximately 6:45 p.m. Saturday, IMPD officers were dispatched to the 600 block of North Exeter Avenue on several reports of shots fired.  When officers …

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