Crime and Courts

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


Published on September 7, 2014 - Page 1
CLEVELAND TWP. — An employee at Knoebels’ Alamo Restaurant was caught with a pot pipe and marijuana after he made a co-worker suspicious, court...
Published on September 7, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A woman accused of getting drunk and leaving her baby at Marley’s Brewery has sued a local agency for cutting off her rent subsidies....
Published on September 7, 2014 - Page 1
A Berwick woman has obtained a protection-from-abuse order against a cousin who allegedly stabbed her. A drunken John Flores-Rivera wounded Ruth...
Published on September 7, 2014 - Page 3
Grandview sues woman for $49G DANVILLE — A former resident refused to pay $49,837 in nursing care and services to Grandview Health Homes, a lawsuit...
Published on September 6, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — An illegal body-building steroid was found in an apartment after the tenant moved out, but he denied it belonged to him, court papers...
Published on September 6, 2014 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A Bloomsburg woman who was sentenced to nine months in jail for an alcohol-fueled police chase in 2011 was caught driving drunk again on...
Published on September 6, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A Washingtonville woman who tried to end her teen daughter’s pregnancy by giving her pills purchased online will spend nine to 18 months...
Published on September 6, 2014 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Two former students broke into the new $1 million athletic stadium at Central Columbia last weekend and caused thousands of...
Published on September 6, 2014 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Four people charged with DUI were allowed to enter Montour County’s ARD probation program for first-time offenders Friday. All must...
Published on September 6, 2014 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Two women charged with endangering children in separate incidents pleaded guilty in court Friday, including a mother arrested for driving...
Published on September 6, 2014 - Page 4
BERWICK — Medical providers recently filed civil complaints for outstanding bills, court records show. • Susquehanna Valley Medical Services, 6850...
Published on September 5, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A borough man was cited for public drunkenness three times in 201/2 hours, court papers say. Randy Broadt, 54, was first found near 35...
Published on September 5, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man on his way to court for DUI sentencing Wednesday ended up being jailed after police say they found him drunk and urinating...
Published on September 5, 2014 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — Police raided a house Wednesday night looking for an alleged drug dealer and found a stash of marijuana plus the suspect’s 87-year-old...
Published on September 5, 2014 - Page 1
***THIS STORY HAS BEEN CORRECTED FROM ITS ORIGINAL VERSION*** FERNVILLE — A man put on a bulletproof vest, armed himself with an automatic rifle and...
Published on September 5, 2014 - Page 3
SALEM TWP. — Police have nabbed the man who stole two garbage bags full of aluminum cans in broad daylight from a fire station and later vandalized a...
Published on September 5, 2014 - Page 6
Police: Man falls out car window LEWIS TWP. — A Turbotville man tried to climb out a car window as a stunt, and instead fell on the road Wednesday...
Published on September 5, 2014 - Page 6
DANVILLE — A Montour County inmate who pummeled a guard while being searched was given a state prison term of 15 months to four years Thursday....
Published on September 4, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick police officer honored last year for bravery faces charges after crashing an SUV into four parked vehicles on Market Street early...
Published on September 4, 2014 - Page 1
GREENWOOD TWP. — A man wrecked his ex-girlfriend’s car, blamed his dog, and told the two injured women with him to walk for help, court papers say....

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