Celebrate Legally, Safely, and Respectfully

July 2, 2019 0

The Indianapolis Fire Department and the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department urge all citizens to exercise basic safety precautions when using fireworks. In Marion County, fireworks may legally be used from June 28 through July 3 […more…]

Gun Violence: A Public Health Crisis

April 25, 2019 0

by Thomas P. Healy During an early April violence prevention presentation for Public Health Week 2019, Brittany Yarnell, a surveillance epidemiologist at Marion County Public Health Department (MCPHD), shared data compiled from the Centers for […more…]

Midtown’s new Peacemaker

March 27, 2019 0

The City’s community-focused violence reduction strategy has expanded to include three new Indy Peacemakers to help disrupt the spread of violence and foster positive community engagement. Jeff Cottrell is one of the new Indy Peacemakers. […more…]

Partnership Takes Aim at Gun Violence

April 25, 2018 0

by Thomas P. Healy The Marion County Prosecutor’s Office (MCPO) and Eskenazi Health have teamed up to offer presentations that seek to prevent gun violence among young people. Educating Kids About Gun Violence (EKG) is […more…]

Indy Lights the Way Toward a Brighter Future

March 1, 2018 0

by Thomas P. Healy Indianapolis Power & Light (IPL) has cleared the necessary regulatory hurdles to allow it to move forward with streetlight retrofitting and new installations throughout the city. According to Claire Dalton, IPL’s […more…]

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