In a 15 Finds Out exclusive interview, the director of the Department of Child Services said a lawsuit be the next step in the baby box debate.
The South Bend baby box is almost finished being built and should be installed by the end of July.
There’s one safe haven law in Indiana, but depending on who you ask, it could mean two different things in terms of applying to baby boxes.
A fund for the legal defense of a woman who uses a baby box if the state pursues abandonment charges against her is being created by the group behind Safe Haven Baby Boxes.
The boxes in Woodburn and Michigan City were put in place for people to surrender babies under the state’s Safe Haven law.
While the creator of Safe Haven Baby Boxes said the units are in the process of being safety certified, she wouldn’t release to 15 Finds Out what company is doing the safety testing or what it entails.
A landscape company looking to get paid for plowing parking lots more than a year ago is now taking the parking management company to court.
An email with students’ social security numbers was accidentally sent to another student. The university said “no information was compromised.”
It can take months to investigate and prosecute a homicide, which can leave families frustrated waiting for arrests. But, getting a conviction in court, can be complicated.
In data provided by the state, Allen County had the second-highest ratio of food establishments to the number of food division employees in Indiana.
Allen County Food and Beverage Ordinance says depending on the menu type, some restaurants have to have two or three random inspections every year.
When NewsChannel 15 confirmed that Fort Wayne Police Chief Garry Hamilton would be stepping down Friday, several sources cited the reason as “leadership issues.” City leadership tells 15 Finds Out that’s not the case.
Right now in Indiana, there’s no law requiring school districts to make policies that address electronic communication between their teachers and students.
More and more teachers are using social media and texting to talk to students, but, some say that can be a slippery slope to a sex scandal.
The Better Business Bureau said scams usually double around the holidays.
Stigma and a confusing health care system keep a lot of people from getting the mental health care they need.
While national mass shootings are often linked to mental illness, 15 Finds Out discovered that correlation isn’t necessarily true.
From crime stats to police per capita, a lot of facts and figures were thrown out during WANE-TV’s mayoral debate Monday. Now 15 Finds Out pulls the data to fact check the candidates’ claims.
15 Finds Out sees how easy it is to break the health code when cooking in your own kitchen.
After reviewing more than 2,000 inspection listing reports, NewsChannel 15 discovered several habitual offenders with dozens of repeat violations.