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City hiring School Crossing Guards

The Fort Wayne Police Department is hiring School Crossing Guards.

Trick-or-Treat hours announced

The Fort Wayne Police Department has announced this year's hours for Halloween's trick-or-treat tradition.

Violent and property crime down thus far in 2021

Today the City of Fort Wayne, Indiana, announced that violent crimes are down by 46.30 percent and property crimes are down 6 percent for the first seven months of 2021 as compared to data from the same 2020 timeframe.

FWFD accepting applications

Fort Wayne Fire Chief Eric Lahey today announced that the Fort Wayne Fire Department is accepting applications for their 94th Recruit Class.

FWFD: House fire, Red Haw Drive

The Fort Wayne Fire Department was dispatched on a reported house fire called in by a neighbor in the 6900 block of Red Haw Drive at 10:54 am on July 20, 2021.

FWPD: Three Rivers Festival arrests for 2021

The Fort Wayne Police Department reports there were no arrests made at this year's Three Rivers Festival, which concluded Saturday night.

ISP targets Move Over/Slow Down Law violations starting Sunday – 7/18/2021

The Indiana State Police will be targeting drivers violating Indiana's Move Over/Slow Down law, July 18, 2021, to July 24, 2021.

FWFD Local Pension Board meeting – 7/15/2021

Public notice of a public meeting of the Fort Wayne Fire Department Local Pension Board of Trustees.

FWPD: Water Department scam targeting elderly

The Fort Wayne Police Department is warning of a new scam hitting the area targeting the elderly.
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Body-Worn Cameras being deployed to ISP Troopers

The Indiana State Police process of issuing body-worn and in-car cameras to its Troopers across the entire state is underway.