Officers say frustration, uncertainty swirl around South Bend police use of force policy

BLM-SB, along with Faith In Indiana, wanted the board to delay action in February so that it could address more of their concerns, but since the board decided to move forward then, the groups [...]

Chauvin guilty verdict gives hope to local group calling for police reform

By Max Lewis, WSBT 22 (CBS, South Bend)April 21, 2021 Read and watch the story at the source. “We the jury in the above entitled manner as to count three, second degree manslaughter, [...]

Indianapolis leaders, White House calls for gun control measures after FedEx Indy shooting

“For too long, legislators bought by the gun industry have refused to act to pass gun safety measures, a choice that took eight lives today," said the Rev. Richard Willoughby, president of Faith [...]

Faith leaders in Indianapolis respond to mass shooting that killed eight people, call on Indiana Governor to ‘Fund Our Lives’

For Immediate Release: April 16th, 2021Contact: Rosie Bryant | (317) 476-3552 | rosie@faithindiana.org Rev. Richard Willoughby | (317) 341-5519 Indianapolis, IN. – In the wake of the murder of [...]

Viewpoint: Taking a proactive approach to the mental health crisis in our community

Sheriff Redman has met with Faith in Indiana and other organizations and individuals who recognize that we must act now to help prevent violent acts committed by someone with mental illness.

Indiana Faith Leaders Advocate For Gun Violence Intervention, Driving Cards

Members of the religious coalition Faith in Indiana gathered at the Statehouse Tuesday to do two things: call on Gov. Eric Holcomb to use part of Indiana’s share of the American Rescue Plan on [...]

Activists, police react to de-escalation near governor’s mansion

When Monday night’s protest ended with demonstrators and police officers hugging and walking together near the governor’s mansion, it took many people by surprise.