Indianapolis residents are hearing what a $350 million plan to fix the city’s roads, sidewalks and other infrastructure needs would look like. Mayor Greg Ballard held the first of about a dozen public meetings on the proposal called RebuildIndy 2.
A 27-year-old man is dead after a shootout with Indianapolis Police. Officials say Andrew Sizemore fired multiple rounds at an IMPD SWAT Team that was serving a search warrant on the southeast side. He was killed, but injured four officers. Sizemore saw them approaching by using a surveillance cameras on the outside of the house.
The bill requires police to obtain a search warrant before using a phone to track a person’s location or using an unmanned device – such as a drone – to gather information in most situations. It also requires police to get a warrant before officers can demand that a person turns over his or her password for a computer, phone or other electronics device.
Indianapolis Public School students are getting advice on how to overcome obstacles from a woman whose life was captured on the big screen. Tiffony Jacobs’ journey was highlighted in the movie Freedom Writers, which is about how a teacher inspired students living in Los Angeles during the riots through writing.