Indianapolis - Indianapolis Ten Point Coalition
2016 Director’s Community Leadership Award Recipient
The Indianapolis Division honors the Indianapolis Ten Point Coalition (ITPC), an organization of churches, faith-based groups, and individuals concerned about the city’s violence, chronic unemployment, and lack of education. Their mission is to bring together community leaders, businesses, and law enforcement to address the city’s toughest problems. The ITPC is focused on preventing homicides, and due to the group’s efforts, three local neighborhoods known for high homicide rates have been homicide-free for more than a year.
FBI Director Recognizes Distinguished Community Leaders
In a ceremony at FBI Headquarters on April 28, 2017, Director James B. Comey recognized the recipients of the 2016 Director’s Community Leadership Award. These leaders, selected by their area FBI field office, have demonstrated outstanding contributions to their local communities through service. The FBI is grateful for the work of each of these individuals and organizations on behalf of their communities.
“This year’s honorees have distinguished themselves in remarkable ways through their hard work, their leadership, and their strength of character," said Director Comey. “Time and again, today's award recipients have put others before themselves.”
2016 DCLA Winners
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