New use of force policy approved for South Bend Police Department

The St. Joseph County Chapter of Faith in Indiana previously submitted to Mayor James Mueller a letter signed by more than 200 residents, emphasizing that deadly force should only be used as a [...]

Local pastors ask for more changes to the revised Use of Force Policy

Leaders from Faith in Indiana gathered on the steps of the Berean Seventh-day Adventist Church on Thursday, calling on the city’s Board of Public Safety to reject the current draft of the Use of [...]

Faith leaders say South Bend use of force policy doesn’t go far enough

The Board of Public Safety will vote on [South Bend's revised use of force policy] policy -- but some of the city's faith leaders are urging them reject it. They feel it doesn't go far enough.

South Bend faith group urges stricter rules on police use of force

Members of the group Faith in Indiana on Thursday called for clearer restrictions on police use of force, urging the South Bend Board of Public Safety to reject a draft policy next week and send [...]