A group of religious and community leaders are calling on Indiana’s two senators to support an economic recovery bill that would extend unemployment benefits, help immigrants and provide aid to [...]
The department said it worked with Faith in Indiana and other community and advocacy groups to create the updated use-of-force polices.
Indiana families struggling to make ends meet amid the coronavirus pandemic could face new financial hurdles if lawmakers fail to reach an agreement to extend enhanced unemployment benefits.
“Our young protesters are outside,” Tutu told the crowd at Promenade Park Pavilion downtown. “You need to be out there with them.” Cookye Rutledge, a personal friend of Tutu's, opened the event, [...]
With her message Thursday… she's hoping those in leadership will work with the community to work toward repairing this issue. It's the mission of Faith in Indiana right now.
Naomi Tutu, daughter of Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Tutu, joined Faith in Indiana at Promenade Park where she spoke along with protesters who said they had interactions with police during [...]
In a move aimed at stopping the spread of the coronavirus in Indianapolis, the city has given the Indiana University Fairbanks School of Public Health $10.5 million to hire and manage more than [...]
Naomi Tutu, daughter of Desmond Tutu, will join several area faith leaders from Faith in Indiana at a demonstration at the Promenade Park Foundation Pavilion. Together, they plan to “life up the [...]
Two Indianapolis City-County Councilors want to add civilians to the city’s General Orders Committee, which determines the procedures Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers use on a [...]
“Our community is demanding both transparency and a seat at the table. In order for our law enforcement partners to do their jobs and protect us as citizens, we have to rebuild that trust between [...]
The proposal seeks to add more community voices to police policy and follows national protests over law enforcement accountability spurred by police killings of Black people nationwide.
“It is time to put the voice of the public back in public safety,” Carlino said.
Fort Wayne’s NBCJuly 16, 2020 Read the story at its source. FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) – After seeing photos and videos of Fort Wayne Police using tear gas and rubber bullets on [...]
Members of the Faith in Indiana-St. Joseph County held a news conference Wednesday, extending their support for the police discipline matrix.
The South Bend Board of Public Safety approved a discipline matrix for the police department. ...[Faith in Indiana] religious leaders have been instrumental in lobbying for the passage of the [...]
Reverend Karen Staton with Faith in Indiana, a faith organization working for racial and economic equity in the Hoosier state, thinks body cams are important, but her group wants suspensions [...]
A homecoming celebration outside the Allen County sheriff's office Thursday welcomed activist-protester Jorge “George” Oliva back to Fort Wayne before he was nearly deported to Mexico, a country [...]
After being arrested in connection with downtown Fort Wayne protests, Jorge Oliva has been released on bond but believes there is still work to be done.