CHARLESTOWN — The judge in a federal civil case brought by landlords of Charlestown's Pleasant Ridge neighborhood has dismissed racketeering charges against the city and others listed as defendants in the lawsuit.

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JEFFERSONVILLE — A Henryville man charged in 2017 with multiple counts of felony child molestation has entered a plea agreement for one of the charges and is set to be sentenced next week.

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SOUTHERN INDIANA — When it comes to racial and ethnic diversity in law enforcement in Southern Indiana, local departments tend to reflect their communities as a whole, except for one area — Hispanics in uniform. But high-ranking officers say effective policing is about communication and resp…

SOUTHERN INDIANA — Coalitions in Clark and Scott counties that are working to fight the drug crisis are among 10 in the state to each be awarded $75,000 in state grants to help develop and improve their coalitions.

CLARK COUNTY — Next week marks the start of the fourth annual Clark County CARES Drug Facts Week, a free lineup of community events dedicated to seeking solutions to Southern Indiana's drug and addiction crisis and offering resources and support.

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SOUTHERN INDIANA — Each new year brings with it changes to Southern Indiana — new and closing businesses, changes in leadership and government structure, new crimes and closed cases.

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SOUTHERN INDIANA — Although part of one community, Southern Indiana law enforcement agencies can see quite different trends when it comes to crimes in their respective jurisdictions. Here's a look at what some departments have reported as a look back at 2018.

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SCOTT COUNTY — The man accused of stealing a car and leading police on a high-speed chase that led to the death of a Charlestown police officer appeared for an initial hearing in Scott County on Monday.


SOUTHERN INDIANA — A select group of women living in the Floyd County jail may have served time before, but they say a new program is giving them the tools, skills and confidence to help make this time the last.

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JEFFERSONVILLE — After a Sellersburg fire department deputy chief was re-elected despite having certifications revoked due to a conviction, some community members are concerned over the lack of oversight and seek answers as to how he could have remained with the department.


NEW ALBANY — Three years after Floyd County Sheriff Frank Loop said he first brought up the need for them, major renovations have begun at the Floyd County jail that are expected to hold it for about the next 20 years.

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