As Garry Hamilton winds down his first year as Fort Wayne Police Chief, he weighs in on the crime trends and challenges of 2014.
Every year people across the country engage in the dangerous practice of firing guns into the air as part of the celebration.
The incident took place Monday evening in a parking lot in Plymouth, Indiana when officers say the suspect pulled a gun.
A witness said the Monday evening shooting on McKinnie Avenue followed a fight between two men. The shooter has not yet been caught.
A Massachusetts woman found living with the skeletal remains of three babies in a squalid home has pleaded not guilty to two counts of murder.
Officers responding to a report of a suicide attempt found four people dead inside a North Texas home Sunday afternoon, police said.
Officers arrested Vincent Smith, 55, Fort Wayne on several charges, including: felony theft, and misdemeanor criminal mischief and criminal trespass.
Police responded to reports of gunfire southwest of downtown early Monday morning.
Dustin Diamond, who played Screech on the 1990s TV show “Saved by the Bell,” has been charged with stabbing a man at a Wisconsin bar.
A southern Indiana county commissioner says he’s sorry and embarrassed over his arrest on preliminary charges of drunken driving.
The victim searched her boyfriend’s phone and saw he had Google searched “ways to cause a miscarriage.”
The man who injured the officers was charged with two counts of resisting law enforcement.
The Fort Wayne Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident after a man arrived at a hospital suffering from apparent stab wounds.
The lawsuit claims that the law violates inmates’ free speech rights by concealing the identities of those to whom they would like to direct their messages about the death penalty. They also contend it restricts information that helps inform the public debate over capital punishment.
“I hope that any man willing to stand up — tired of our community falling apart, tired of injustice, period — help me along the way.”
Barnes says the vandal is believed to be a juvenile. He says that person is also believed responsible for spray-painting a wall and playground equipment at Lapel Elementary School.
A 22 year-old man has been sentenced to 85 years in prison in the bludgeoning death of a 69-year-old retired teacher in northern Indiana.
An Ohio man recently charged with domestic violence shot a 10-year-old girl and her mother as they ran from a home, then killed himself after the confrontation that left the child dead.
At a time when many in the nation’s police community feel embattled, Americans in cities and towns across the country are making an effort to express support and gratitude.
The coroner determined that the Warsaw woman found in a fire had been assaulted. Her death is being investigated as a homicide.