Crime and Courts

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


Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Stillwater man already facing charges for an alleged meth lab had meth-making ingredients with him Friday in a car, police say....
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 3
WEST HAZLETON — Congressman Lou Barletta’s daughter was arrested for being drunk and disorderly inside a salon and resisting arrest when police...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 5
Cops: Synthetic pot found during stop MAHONING TWP. — A Sunbury man allegedly had “green vegetable matter” on his clothes when police stopped the...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man busted for cooking meth in his bedroom has been sentenced to one to two years in prison for possessing precursors used in...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 6
Cops: Man, 66, drunk on bicycle BLOOMSBURG — A 66-year-old Orangeville man was cited for public drunkenness after he crashed a bicycle while riding...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student was cited by police after stumbling through the rear door of Romig’s Cafe and vomiting on the floor and...
Published on October 1, 2016 - Page 14
BLOOMSBURG — A man kicked out of the fairgrounds for yelling and threatening people climbed a fence to get back in, then continued to threaten people...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man tried to run over his estranged wife with his car Tuesday night when she returned home to retrieve some personal belongings,...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A state appeals court has upheld the conviction of a man for his role in a bar fight here that began with a complaint about an allegedly...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A waitress has no grounds for suing the owner of Quaker Steak and Lube over her wages, an attorney argues. Liana Sexton claims she...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Vicki Ruth Cragle, a Benton-area nurse accused of taking narcotic painkillers from Geisinger Medical Center, wants to ensure she can once...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 6
Police: Skip driver cites insurance costs SCOTT TWP. — A driver who rear-ended another vehicle along Route 487 here told police he fled the scene...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 6
Landlords claim tenants owe rent BLOOMSBURG — The following landlords have filed lawsuits seeking rent, court records show. The defendants in such...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG — A wheelchair-bound man charged with fondling a home health aide while she was assisting him in his rural Catawissa home has been...
Published on September 30, 2016 - Page 21
BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia man who insisted there “isn’t any weed” in his car despite the odor of marijuana detected by police during a traffic stop...
Published on September 29, 2016 - Page 1
PINE TWP. — For a year, items in Nicole Stewart’s house — her underwear, her perfume bottles, and her jewelry dish — seemed to vanish or move, she...
Published on September 29, 2016 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A man said a robber took his wallet on West Sixth Street near Jefferson Street here late Tuesday, police report. Now officers are...
Published on September 29, 2016 - Page 5
BERWICK — Heller’s Gas, 500 N. Poplar St., is suing these people to collect payments, records show. The defendants in such cases sometimes settle...
Published on September 29, 2016 - Page 6
Cops: Driver had drugs in system VALLEY TWP. — A Danville man stopped for weaving in his car was under the influence of several drugs, police say...
Published on September 29, 2016 - Page 12
MEDIA — A Bloomsburg man accused of kidnapping and raping a 14-year-old suburban Philadelphia girl last spring had all charges held for trial Monday...

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