13 Investigates

13 Investigates

Charity Caught on Camera

An Indiana homeless shelter has apologized and has promised to correct widespread problems 13 Investigates caught on camera during a 9-month investigation.

Saving Derrian: 13 Investigates the battle over insurance denials

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13 Investigates shows you the struggle up close of patients suffering from Prader Willi Syndrome and why one family is taking its fight to save Derrian publicRead more

Researchers: Long-term cell phone use may increase your risk for a brain tumor

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New research suggests long-term use of cell phones is linked to a significantly higher risk of developing a brain tumor.Read more


Crisis in the classroom: New Indiana teachers repeatedly failing state exams

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As Indiana schools face a statewide teacher shortage, many new educators who want to teach in Indiana simply can’t. They are unable to get their Indiana state teaching license because they cannot pass a test now required of all new teachers. State leaders are aware of the ongoing problem, but finding the cause and long-term solutions has been difficult.Read more

Fishers HS football coach quietly gets unpaid, five-day suspension

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The Hamilton Southeastern school district has quietly issued an unpaid, week-long suspension to the head football coach at Fishers High School months after he was accused of confronting a student in his classroom.Read more

Indiana hit hard by locksmith price scheme

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The $15 and $20 rates advertised online cover only the cost to get a locksmith to drive to your location and look at your car. The total charge is a different matter completely.Read more

Rep. Messer's bill would close tax loophole for undocumented workers

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Five years after 13 Investigates exposed a massive tax loophole for undocumented workers, Congress will again consider a remedy.Read more

FBI agents raid office at Muncie City Hall

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A year-long investigation at Muncie City Hall intensified Thursday as federal agents raided a city office.Read more

New job for Indiana Secretary of Commerce raises ethics questions

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Indiana's Secretary of Commerce will soon be taking a new job – but is that job a violation of state ethics rules?Read more


Grant County Rescue Mission names new executive director

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The new leader says he knows challenge lies ahead as he tackles lingering problems exposed by WTHR's investigation.Read more

13 Investigates: 2016 year in review

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In 2016, 13 Investigates uncovered new crimes, government neglect and helped bring about new state and federal laws to better investigate suspected cancer clusters.Read more