Crime and Courts

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


Published on January 16, 2015 - Page 4
Berwick burglar gets more time BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who served state time for past burglaries was resentenced to state prison Monday for...
Published on January 16, 2015 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Schuylkill County man sought in thefts from coin boxes at a laundromat here last summer was jailed Tuesday after being picked up in...
Published on January 16, 2015 - Page 5
Cops: Fisherman caught with pot CONYNGHAM TWP. — A Berwick man caught fishing without a license also had marijuana and a pipe, according to...
Published on January 16, 2015 - Page 12
ANTHONY TWP. — John Marr, 53, reported that jewelry and a wallet were stolen from his house on Continental Boulevard here in northern Montour County...
Published on January 15, 2015 - Page 1
FERNVILLE — The FBI launched a hate-crime investigation and Hemlock Township Police installed cameras at a home in 2013 after Jamie Sue Miscannon...
Published on January 15, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — The man who was allegedly drunk in a crash that killed a newspaper carrier has agreed to face the charges in county court. Aaron C. Kile,...
Published on January 15, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — A homeless man sent text messages threatening to kill his ex-girlfriend, then broke into her house and attacked her sister, court papers...
Published on January 15, 2015 - Page 12
PINE TWP. — The Arthur Bardo Post 564 Home Association was cited last month for failing to maintain “complete and truthful” records for the small...
Published on January 15, 2015 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — Two mothers of Bloomsburg schoolchildren are facing truancy fines for unexcused absences from class, according to complaints filed by...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — A man who allegedly shot his former boss in the head during a burglary and broke into his own parents’ home also broke into the home...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — The young woman who was struck by a car at a gas station here says she has no hard feelings for the woman at the wheel who ran off before...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 1
MONTOUR TWP. —A Bloomsburg woman has been charged as an accomplice in a meth bust last week at a trailer park just outside of town. Elizabeth April...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 1
A drunken fight just after midnight Dec. 26 in Fernville began at 34 Walnut St., then spilled over into the shared backyard of a neighboring property...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 1
FAIRMOUNT TWP. — Fearing for his life and his mother’s, a 16-year-old boy had good reason to fire a single shot into the stomach of a man who...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 3
MIFFLINVILLE — Here is a list of people for whom arrest warrants have been issued by local courts. The list was issued by State Constable Warren R....
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 3
BERWICK — The following landlord-tenant complaints have been filed in the office of District Judge Richard Knecht. The defendants in such cases...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 4
BERWICK — Authorities say they found $1,600 of stolen electronics when they searched an apartment on Market Street here. A task force of troopers...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 4
Civil suits allege debts BERWICK — The following civil lawsuits have been filed in the office of District Judge Richard Knecht. The defendants in...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Wilkes-Barre man who got busted for driving on Interstate 80 while smoking marijuana was sentenced to a weekend in jail after pleading...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 5
BERWICK — The following judgments involving unpaid rent have been awarded in the office of District Judge Richard Knecht, records show. • Duane Troy...

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