Camden Keeps Getting Less Scary

New report says gunfire in the city is down 50 percent We told you last month about a whole slew of statistics that suggest Camden — notoriously torn by violence and poverty — is becoming a safer place to live. Well, here’s one more: The city of Camden saw a...

City to Unveil Plans for $1.5 Million in Projects

City officials this week will announce more than $1.5 million in projects to be funded by the CSX Neighborhood Improvement Fund. Nineteen projects are slated in three of the city's east side districts. The announcement is scheduled to be made at a press conference at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8...

Crime Maps Show What’s Happening in Your Neighborhood

There's a rumor your neighbor's house was burglarized. You thought you heard gunshots last weekend. You saw a lot of police cars outside a store, and now you want to know what happened. If it occurred in East Chicago, Gary, Griffith or Munster, you now can find out more at...

911 Caller, Police Describe Shootings, Search for Armed Suspects (LISTEN)

Two separate shootings–one fatal–Tuesday afternoon and evening drew large crowds and captured people’s attention in a neighborhood that houses two schools, a park and a museum. Police released audio from both incidents, including a 911 call that sent a lone patrol officer to the shooting at Ninth and Orange streets...

New Police Station in Worcester ‘Not an Urgent Need’

There is renewed chatter about the need for a new police station in Worcester, but it is not coming from inside the department. Not that a new police station would be met with a thumbs' down from the men and women in blue, but the concrete, three-story building at the...