Public Safety

Public Safety
Law Enforcement, Public Health, Safety measures

Engaging kids in emergency preparedness

When emergencies occur, children can be left alone to deal with serious and sometimes critical situations. To help prepare and educate kids on what to...

LANANE: DCS case worker hiring only the beginning

INDIANAPOLIS – Senate Democratic Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) released the following statement regarding the governor’s announcement concerning the Department of Child Services (DCS). “Today...

TALLIAN: Pence budget proposal overwhelmingly silent on pre-K, DCS

INDIANAPOLIS – State Senator Karen Tallian (D-Portage) released the following statement after the presentation of Governor Pence’s 2015 proposed budget before the State Budget...

2013 session halftime: A look at Senate-passed bills

Tuesday marked the halfway point of the 2013 legislative session as lawmakers scrambled to gain final approval of their proposals. Senate bills not making...

Lanane calls on governor, legislative leaders to focus on outdoor stage safety

INDIANAPOLIS – On Thursday, Senate Democrat Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) wrote a letter to Governor Mike Pence, Lieutenant Governor Eric Holcomb and legislative leaders...

Lanane updates media regarding DCS caseworker shortage

Senate Democratic Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) held an media availability in response to the governor’s request to hire 100 new Department of Child Services...

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2017 Session Adjourns: An update from Sine Die

Late last week, the Indiana General Assembly rushed to wrap-up state business at the close of the 2017 legislative session. At the start of...