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13 Investigates

“I’m not a criminal:” Indiana man criminally charged for possessing CBD oil

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A Hamilton County photographer is facing charges over a bottle of CBD oil as state officials debate if the oil is even illegal in Indiana.Read more

CHECK YOUR DEHUMIDIFIER! Another dehumidifier fire in Indy sends two to hospital, prompts renewed warning

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For months, Eyewitness News has been warning Indiana homeowners about a recall involving millions of defective dehumidifiers. Now, another Indianapolis couple is...Read more


“Shocking” investigation triggers shakeup for Indiana’s meth cleanup program

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State leaders have decided to make major changes to the state’s meth cleanup program in response to a WTHR investigation that showed unsuspecting families living in...Read more

NTSB Report: Pilot “cut off” helicopter before deadly crash

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ederal investigators say it appears a small plane rolled into the path of a helicopter that was preparing to land shortly before a deadly crash last month.Read more

State ethics commission rules former DHS executive violated nepotism rules

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A former state financial officer who claims she was wrongfully fired lost her appeal on ethics violations Thursday.Read more

DHS responds to 13 Investigates reports on sexual harassment; bullying and missteps in arson case

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Indiana's Department of Homeland Security is trying to restore its image as leaders finally talk about the inner turmoil that's rocked the agency all year.Read more

Confidential FEMA accounts sent to former employee; Indiana DHS accused of mismanagment

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The responses to Hurricane Irma and Harvey are important reminders of why our Indiana Department of Homeland Security must be prepared for natural and man made...Read more

13 Investigates uncovers startling information about CSX freight car collision near Downtown

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13 Investigates uncovered startling information about a CSX freight car collision on the west edge of Downtown Indianapolis last week.Read more


Indiana DCS disciplines state worker for distracted driving caught on camera

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The Indiana Department of Child Services confirms it has taken disciplinary action against a case worker caught on camera breaking state rules.Read more

IRS won't warn a half-million victims about undocumented workers stealing their Social Security numbers

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Two years after WTHR exposed the Internal Revenue Service ignoring millions of cases of identity theft, the federal agency’s own inspector general says the problem is...Read more