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From a Grateful City. Thank You to Indy’s First Responders.

To the 3,200 women and men who serve as part of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD), Indianapolis Fire Department (IFD), Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services (IEMS) and more - from a grateful city, we thank you.

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IMPD Officer Leads Effort to Send Supplies to Victims of Hurricane Laura in Louisiana

With friends and family affected by the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Laura, IMPD Officer Iris Farries was compelled to help.

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IMPD, Indy Public Safety Foundation Announce Investments in Indy Police Athletic & Activities League

Renewed partnership between IMPD and IPSF results in two significant investments in the Indy PAL program.

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Frontline Redefined. IPSF Recognizes Expanded First Responder Family for COVID-19 Response & More

During this challenging year, IPSF’s definition of first responders - like many in the community - expanded beyond police officers, firefighters and EMS to include health care providers, restaurant workers, grocery store employees and more. At The Frontline Experience, we want to show ALL first responders that we are grateful for their service and sacrifice.

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IPSF helps give back to our first responders who give so much each and every day.

As a 501(c)3 nonprofit, the Indy Public Safety Foundation (IPSF) works with the community to raise the necessary funds to provide important services and equipment that fall outside of annual departmental budgets. As a result, we are able to make a positive impact for our first responders and our community as a whole.

IPSF supports the following public safety organizations:

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Indy Public Safety Foundation is to enhance the safety and quality of life in the greater Indianapolis community. IPSF carries its mission by leveraging individual and business contributions to strategically support outcomes-based, community-driven efforts to address public safety issues and the first responders who serve our city as part of the Indianapolis public safety agencies.

Indianapolis Fire Department

The Indianapolis Fire Department (IFD) serves as the primary fire service for the City of Indianapolis with over 1,300 firefighters and 65 civilian staff. Under the leadership of Chief Ernest V. Malone, IFD operates under the motto of "Our Family Serving Your Family."

Indianapolis Metro Police Department

The Indianapolis Metro Police Department (IMPD) is the largest police department in the state of Indiana with over 1,600 police officers and approximately 200 civilian staff. Led by Chief Bryan K. Roach, IMPD is committed to the enforcement of laws to protect life and property, while also respecting individual rights, human dignity, and community values.

Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services

With over 330 providers and 25 civilian employees, Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services (IEMS) responds to over 100,000 911 calls each year. Under the leadership of Chief Dr. Charles Miramonti, Indianapolis EMS is a partnership between the City of Indianapolis, Indiana University School of Medicine and Health and Hospital Corporation of Marion County, with Eskenazi Health as the supervising health system.