Crime and Courts

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


Published on November 5, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man driving drunk during a fatal accident two years ago was sent back to prison this week because he was twice caught drinking...
Published on November 5, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A man accused of molesting two young girls in Catawissa but who pleaded guilty to lesser charges was ordered to participate in a sex...
Published on November 5, 2014 - Page 3
Cops: Smokes stolen DANVILLE — When a Danville man’s check was declined at Dollar General, he walked out with a pack of cigarettes, police say....
Published on November 5, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A father and son charged with beating a downtown bar owner over “watered-down drinks” must now stand trial after a judge refused to...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 1
By LEON BOGDAN Press Enterprise Writer BLOOMSBURG — Still insisting he was innocent, a man convicted of raping a schoolgirl at Town Park Village here...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 1
MIFFLIN TWP. —Police are waiting to see if shooting victim Barry Reynolds recovers before they determine what charges could be filed against primary...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 1
By LEON BOGDAN Press Enterprise Writer BLOOMSBURG — A homeless drug addict was sentenced to 10 to 21 years in state prison Monday for a violent two-...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Still insisting he was innocent, a man convicted of raping a schoolgirl at Town Park Village here last year was sentenced Monday to...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 1
By PETER KENDRON Press Enterprise Writer MIFFLIN TWP. — Police are waiting to see if shooting victim Barry Reynolds recovers before they determine...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The former Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech teacher convicted of having inappropriate contact with a teenage student must serve 15 days in jail...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A homeless drug addict was sentenced to 10 to 21 years in state prison Monday for a violent two-day crime spree in Berwick last fall....
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A judge ended any confusion Monday about where residents should mail payments for a private sewer plant tied up in a dispute over a late...
Published on November 4, 2014 - Page 11
BLOOMSBURG — Three people charged with DUI were allowed to enter a special probation program Monday for first-time offenders. All three must do...
Published on November 3, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — There are two new surveillance cameras along Mill Street, and one of them helped police see and solve a crime within minutes of being...
Published on November 3, 2014 - Page 1
ORANGE TWP. — A dispute over who gets what from a man’s estate has further clouded the fate of a privately owned sewer plant that the state has...
Published on November 3, 2014 - Page 1
MIFFLIN TWP. — A man who came home to find an intruder on his property Sunday was shot in the head, then apparently crashed his SUV as he tried to...
Published on November 3, 2014 - Page 5
Police: Man eyed road, caused crash ANTHONY TWP. — A Danville man stopped to examine part of a road, then backed into the truck that stopped behind...
Published on November 2, 2014 - Page 1
The state attorney general is ready to go to court to fight on behalf of local farmers who want to operate pig nurseries in Salem and Montour...
Published on November 2, 2014 - Page 4
LEWIS TWP. — A Paxinos man’s home in rural Union County was burglarized sometime during September. State Police say Zach Boyer, 31, found the...
Published on November 1, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Danville man will spend a weekend in jail after he pleaded guilty to corrupting a minor in an encounter he had with a 14-year-old girl...

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