South Bend police get revised use of force policy on anniversary of Eric Logan’s death

Tonight South Bend instituted some changes into the police department. "We did a lot of work. A lot of work went into this,” said Pastor Claval Hunter.

Call for more funding of local mental health resources

Faith in Indiana is asking St. Joseph County elected officials to give at least 10 percent of its American Rescue Plan money to fund local mental health resources. ... It hopes to have a plan for [...]

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, [...]

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.

“We’ll be watching:” Leaders say discipline matrix a good start, but want more change

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 [...]

Black faith community members have positive response to South Bend police reform proposal

James Williams with Abundant Faith Family Ministry is hoping to create more trust between the South Bend Police Department and the black community. ... "We want to make sure that that mission [...]

Faith leaders call on city to speed up police reform

The activism group "Faith in Indiana" led prayers and a march to call on the Mayor's office for law enforcement reforms. This comes a day after the police officer who fatally shot Eric Logan in [...]

Citizens calling around St. Joseph County reminding people to vote tomorrow

South Bend, IN – Polls in Indiana will be open in less than eight hours. People are working up to the last minute tonight (Monday) reminding people to vote. They’re calling all around St. [...]

‘Get Out the Vote’ rally held in South Bend to encourage political participation

South Bend – Statewide rallies were held in Indiana to encourage people to vote. ‘Get Out the Vote Rallies’ were held in Fort Wayne, Gary, Indianapolis, and right here in South [...]