Indianapolis creates interagency response units

The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services and Eskenazi Health have partnered together to create the teams. Each team will have one police officer, one paramedic and one licensed clinician.

Southport, Ind. police officer shot and killed while responding to vehicle crash

Lt. Aaron Allan was shot when he approached an overturned vehicle that had crashed at Madison Avenue and Maynard Drive, said Kendale Adams, a spokesman for Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department. Allan was pronounced dead at Ezkenazi Hospital, where authorities including the city’s police chief gathered to announce the officer’s death at 7:30 p.m.

House GOP passes $788B bill for Pentagon, border wall

A potential government shutdown battle over the U.S.-Mexico wall looms with Senate Democrats this fall. The wall gets low marks in public opinion polls and is opposed by many of the GOP’s more moderate lawmakers.