Viewpoint: Hoosiers are stepping up in this pandemic, and so should our elected officials

No matter our race, religion or zip code — Hoosiers care deeply about our families. During this crisis, we’ve seen nurse’s aides, grocery store clerks and sanitation workers step up and keep us [...]

South Bend area jails are coronavirus-free for now, as nonviolent inmates are released

Jeff Walker, a prisoner advocate working with Faith in Indiana, said county officials have taken “a lot of good steps” by releasing many nonviolent inmates. Even with reduced populations, Walker [...]

Media Brief: Releasing Prisoners amid COVID-19 Crisis

Crowded jails make it hard to control the spread of coronavirus, so the state chapter of Faith in Action held a prayer vigil to ask the governor to release those who are sick or old, or those who [...]

Group wants governor and lawmakers to remove minor offenders from prison amid COVID-19 concerns

Faith in Indiana held a virtual prayer vigil Tuesday in response to Gov. Eric Holcomb saying he did not plan to release any prisoners. This comes after one prison death was reported in the state.

Group pushing for minor offenders to be released from prison amid COVID-19 concerns

One local group is pushing for lawmakers to release some inmates to slow the spread of coronavirus. Faith in Indiana held a virtual prayer vigil Tuesday in response to Gov. Eric Holcomb saying he [...]

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 [...]

Weekend March In South Bend To Demand SBPD Disciplinary Policy

[Faith in Indiana] leaders marched in South Bend on Saturday to demand that a disciplinary policy for police officers be adopted within the next 60 days. It comes a day after a special prosecutor [...]

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