Discipline guidelines proposed for misconduct by South Bend police

“There hasn’t been a clear set of guidelines for consequences for particular kinds of misconduct,” said Andre Stoner, a Near Northwest Neighborhood resident and organizer with the group Faith in [...]

Pete Buttigieg wants South Bend police reform recommendations before he leaves office

SOUTH BEND — Mayor Pete Buttigieg expects to receive a consultant’s assessment of police practices and operations before he leaves office at year’s end, and he’ll ask the city’s Board of Public [...]

Buttigieg attends Peacemaker rally in South Bend, touches on police and community relationships

SOUTH BEND — In a room full of hundreds of people, Kyle Lantz told a story about how he had to explain to his 2- and 4-year old children about a drive-by shooting that occurred at his next door [...]

Faith leaders, officials call for independent investigation of police shooting in South Bend

Local faith leaders, community organizers and members of the South Bend Common Council are calling for an independent prosecutor to investigate Sunday’s fatal shooting of a black man by a South [...]