Crime and Courts

The latest crimes, arrests and court cases from Columbia and Montour counties and the surrounding area.


Published on July 23, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man facing charges of incest and sexually abusing his teenage daughter who became pregnant last fall has waived a hearing...
Published on July 23, 2016 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — The owners of the controversial Will-O-Bett hog farm contend they have gone “above and beyond” what’s required by state regulations to...
Published on July 23, 2016 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Police say a Bloomsburg woman with multiple DUI charges was spotted swigging from a vodka bottle as she weaved along Route 11....
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 1
CLEVELAND TWP. — A Knoebels Amusement Resort worker who kept passing out while operating the Ferris wheel was high, police say. In addition to the...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — Less than six weeks after the newly refurbished Ber-Vaughn pool’s grand opening, a thief broke into the office. The man, who wore a...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Chester County man arrested for driving drug-impaired along the Narrows section of Rupert Drive was sentenced to 72 hours in jail...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 4
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Susquehanna Surgery Center here has filed complaints in district court, seeking unpaid balances from patients, according to court...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 4
SHICKSHINNY — A district judge has denied a former Berwick man’s request to act in his own defense in a trespassing case, citing his extensive...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 6
Man accused of DUI BLOOMSBURG — A drunken man seen driving the wrong way on Chestnut Avenue told police he knew it was a one-way street but was “...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 7
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Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 7
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Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 13
COOPER TWP. — The owner of a home at 1201 Ridge Drive here discovered materials consistent with making methamphetamine, and now police are trying to...
Published on July 21, 2016 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — An addict in debt to his dealer printed fake money and tried to pass it off at a fast food drive-thru, police say. The $50 bill that...
Published on July 21, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A state trooper who stopped to check on a motorist in Derry Township was not required to recite Miranda warnings before finding drugs in...
Published on July 21, 2016 - Page 3
ARISTES — A homeowner intends to fight a slip-and-fall lawsuit filed against him by a neighbor, his lawyer says. Plaintiff Colette Harris claims she...
Published on July 21, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Nine people were admitted Tuesday into Columbia County’s ARD probation program for first-time offenders. All will remain on probation...
Published on July 21, 2016 - Page 6
DUI hearing waits so man can earn SHICKSHINNY — A Berwick man’s DUI hearing was continued Wednesday after he pleaded with the district judge for...
Published on July 21, 2016 - Page 25
BERWICK — A manager at the AutoZone store on West Front Street here is accused of using his stepfather’s phone number to help generate fraudulent...
Published on July 20, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man acquitted in a barroom brawl here is suing the police, the media and a downtown establishment, alleging his civil rights were...
Published on July 20, 2016 - Page 1
ANTHONY TWP. — A Danville-area man walked into his neighbor’s home, woke the sleeping man with a punch to the face, then threatened to “get a gun and...

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