A lawsuit has been filed against an area school district in connection with an incident in which a student says she lost a finger when a staff member slammed her hand in a metal door last year. The suit, filed in Marion Superior Court, alleges staff at Sanders School in the Washington Township district locked [...]

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A fight broke out between two students at Bellmont High School this morning, resulting in one student going through a glass window. According to the Decatur Police Department, two students got into an altercation for a currently unknown reason. The altercation turned physical and one of the students wound up going through a glass window.

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TTAPR on September 12th, 2013

A West Noble High School student was transported to Parkview Hospital after a late-morning fight at the school Thursday. The fight was between the two 17-year-old juniors took place in a school hallway. As for why the altercation happened, VanDuyne said, “All we really know is they’ve been having an online dispute for some time.” [...]

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School leaders, the city, even local pastors are weighing in on what to do about students fighting outside Benton Harbor High School. A pretty big brawl last week prompted the latest round of talks as the community struggles to find a way to make students feel safe on campus. One would think dozens of parents would [...]

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TTAPR on November 30th, 2012

Parents in Ellettsville say more needs to be done to keep their children safe after a fight at Edgewood Junior High School ended with a student in a coma. Concerned parents packed a community meeting Wednesday night where they demanded to know from school officials how the Nov. 2 fight was able to continue long [...]

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TTAPR on November 8th, 2011

Two Lawrence Central High School students were arrested Friday following a fight at school. According to the police report, one of the girls, 14, brought a socket wrench to school to use as a weapon. During his investigation, the reporting officer learned that the girls exchanged threats of physical harm via text message and social [...]

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TTAPR on November 2nd, 2011

14-year-old student was stabbed Wednesday while walking home from school, said a spokesperson for Indianapolis Public Schools. IPS said a fight broke out between a group of male students while walking home from John Marshall Community High School. The spokesperson said a 14-year-old student was stabbed by a 16-year-old around 2:45 p.m. in the parking [...]

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TTAPR on September 15th, 2011

A teenage student at Cathedral High School in Indianapolis, Indiana attempted to kill himself through shooting inside the school campus on September 14, 2011., The teenage victim was sent to the Wishard Memorial Hospital in a stable condition with a single gunshot wound. The school reported that no other personnel, faculty and students were harmed.

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TTAPR on May 11th, 2011

The Allen County Sheriff’s Department arrested a Leo High School student Tuesday after finding the boy with a handgun in his vehicle in the school’s parking lot. Sheriff Ken Fries said the 17-year-old boy’s father was concerned because his son was acting strange and the father found his Glock handgun missing. The man then found [...]

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TTAPR on April 1st, 2011

A 15 year old teen is accused of shooting Chance Jackson, also 15, on March 25 at Martinsville West Middle School. Chance was in critical condition but has been recovering at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis after being shot twice in the stomach. The teen’s mother, brother and two sisters were in court with him Friday [...]

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