Crime and Courts

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


Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — An off-duty officer intervened when he heard a drug suspect being robbed, court papers say. Arissa Majer, 25, told police she pulled up to...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 3
FRANKLIN TWP. — A police officer responded to a crash just before 1 a.m. March 6 and discovered the driver was a friend of his who was intoxicated,...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 4
VALLEY TWP. — Vandals damaged four windows at Mom’s Dutch Kitchen at Route 54 and Interstate 80 sometime overnight Wednesday into Thursday. State...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Charles Bronzburg, the Catawissa motorcyclist injured in a Saturday collision with a pickup truck, was listed in critical condition in...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — A man banned from all Walmart stores stole a television and tools during two visits to the Walmart here, police report. Rickey Godshall,...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 3
WILKES-BARRE — A Mifflinville man grabbed cash out of the hand of a parking attendant here Thursday, police say. Christopher Oblosser, 27, of...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 3
Cops say man drove 100 mph while drunk MIFFLINVILLE — A man driving a Bastian Tire pickup was driving drunk while traveling more than 100 mph on...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Millville man was passed out drunk with a marijuana pipe in a vehicle stopped in the passing lane of Interstate 80 at 3:30 in the...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 3
MADISON TWP. — Vandals busted through metal double doors at historic Katys Church overnight Friday and ransacked the place. Some items from the...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 6
DANVILLE — Two of Friday’s fire victims were among four children in the Dissinger family left alone by a babysitter at Hess Recreation Field near...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 12
DANVILLE — Convicted child molester Dereck Martz of Danville took more than three hours to tell a judge why his lawyers hadn’t adequately...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 12
MIFFLIN TWP. — Chastity Yost, 29, says she was not the anonymous caller who phoned in a tip that led to a parole officer’s visit to brother Anthony...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — Ernie Davis Jr., 33, of 411 E. Second St., Berwick, was cited twice for trespassing at the trailer court at 28 Perry Ave. in Montour...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — A man already suspected of stealing a couch from Walmart went back for an even bigger score about six weeks later, police say. But this...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech teacher was charged Thursday with indecently assaulting a 17-year-old girl after allegedly grabbing...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — A panel of state Superior Court judges has upheld a five- to 10-year state prison sentence for Ted Luciw of Berwick, the seven-time DUI...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 4
MAHONING TWP. — A woman who was supposed to use her boyfriend’s ATM card to put money in his prison account waived a hearing Wednesday but has a deal...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 4
BERWICK — A Berwick woman accused of operating a meth lab out of the trailer she shared with her boyfriend says she’s “terrified” of getting out of...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG — Justin Graham, 24, of 42 Engle Road, Millville, was cited with being drunk and disorderly in the 400 block of West Fourth Street here,...
Published on April 4, 2014 - Page 10
BLOOMSBURG — A man must spend six months in jail for driving his car into lawns and a tree last year and then fleeing, all while his terrified 9-year...

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