Our Blog (Indianapolis metropolitan Police Department)

Use SAVIDiscover More On
What's trending in your community
Posted by saviadmin on Apr 30, 2014

Domestic Violence in Marion County

By Sharon Kandris

Given the recent high-profile domestic violence cases in the news this month, it is very timely to recognize the importance of organizations like the Domestic Violence Network that work to end domestic violence through education and advocacy.  To that end, The Polis Center recently partnered with Domestic Violence Network (DVN) to analyze data from the criminal justice system to gain a better understanding of the state of domestic violence in the county.  DVN released the report today.

Continue Reading
Posted by saviadmin on May 6, 2013

Statistics every mother should know about her community

By Michelle Jones

There are a number of reasons that a mom would be interested in the community statistics I reference in this post. Maybe you’re thinking about moving and you want to scout the area out beforehand to ensure that it’s safe. Maybe your child is sick and you’re looking for a health clinic near your home or place of employment. Or maybe you’re simply curious, and you want to see how your community stacks up against your neighbors’.

Continue Reading