SB Tribune/ProPublica: Criminal Justice in Elkhart, Indiana

Number 28330
Subject Criminal Justice System
Source South Bend Tribune
Year 2018
Publication Date July - December 2018
Summary Reports by the South Bend Tribune and ProPublica revealed deep flaws and abuses of power in the criminal justice system in Elkhart, Indiana -- from new revelations in the wrongful convictions of two innocent men, to the promotions of police supervisors with serious disciplinary records, to the mishandling of police misconduct cases -- and led to the resignation of the police chief, an independent investigation of the department and criminal charges against two officers.
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Keywords South Bend Tribune, ProPublica, criminal justice, Elkhart, Indiana, police, misconduct, criminal
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