Crime and Courts

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


Published on November 22, 2014 - Page 6
NESCOPECK — A drunken driver who crashed into a utility pole gave police three different stories, including one in which she tried to pin the blame...
Published on November 22, 2014 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — A Schuylkill County man arrested for drunken canoeing was placed on probation as a first offender in Columbia County Court. Benjamin...
Published on November 22, 2014 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — A Millville teen was placed on probation but got a warning after she dropped out of drug treatment court here. “I’m worried about you...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman who nearly died after being stabbed in the abdomen by an angry housemate told a judge Thursday that she’s “a survivor”...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — The driver accused of intentionally running over a Berwick man this summer was hiding under a bed when authorities found him in Manhattan,...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 3
Geisinger warned of pending suit DANVILLE — Michael J. O’Donnell has filed a notice of a pending medical malpractice/wrongful death lawsuit against...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 4
DUI alleged in Danville DANVILLE — A Danville man who drank two large beers while waiting for take-out food was later caught driving drunk, police...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 10
Cops: False allegation made at juvenile jail MAHONING TWP. — A North Central Secure Treatment Unit inmate made a false report of sexual assault,...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A gym owner hung up on a man who wanted a $500 refund after his 4-year-old daughter quit her gymnastics class, a lawsuit says. Jason...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 1
SHICKSHINNY — A man accused of abandoning his dog and his dope while fleeing his crashed car will be paying “a lot” if a proposed plea bargain goes...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student started shoving and hitting people as he walked past the Capitol Bar just before 1 on a Sunday morning,...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man was found asleep in a car in the Weis Markets parking lot with a drug pipe on the armrest and chips all over the front of his shirt,...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 3
Cops: BU coed punched another BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University coed assaulted another woman at a party hosted by the suspect’s ex-boyfriend,...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Schuylkill County man facing hit-and-run charges for allegedly backing his truck into a pregnant fairgoer and then fleeing the scene...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 4
Police file charges BLOOMSBURG — Two people were charged in separate marijuana incidents while a third is facing charges for bouncing checks at a...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 5
Civil lawsuits filed in Bloomsburg area BLOOMSBURG — The following civil lawsuits have been filed in the office of District Judge Russell Lawton....
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 5
Police: Wanted man had syringe FAIRMOUNT TWP. — A Shickshinny man picked up on a warrant had a hypodermic needle in his pocket, police say. Carl...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 6
Another juror in tree-branch case Nicole Grunden of Winding Road, Orangeville, also served on the Columbia County jury that awarded a Lightstreet...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 7
LIME RIDGE — A Berwick man has pleaded guilty to public drunkenness after police say he was found Nov. 1 lying on the side of Old Berwick Road a mile...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 14
DANVILLE — The following civil lawsuits have been filed in the office of District Judge Marvin Shrawder. The defendants in such cases sometimes...

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