Crime and Courts

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


Published on August 19, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A town woman is accused of snatching $900 from her neighbor’s purse when the suspect went inside the victim’s home to grab a cup of...
Published on August 19, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A man seen entering a parked vehicle and taking a woman’s purse was later hit with pepper spray when he became combative with police,...
Published on August 18, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man who police say kept dropping heroin packets after breaking a woman’s arm was released to seek drug treatment. Justin Allen Haney’s...
Published on August 18, 2014 - Page 1
LOCUST TWP. — A man who frequently requires police intervention to break up his drunken domestic disputes was slapped with more serious charges after...
Published on August 18, 2014 - Page 1
SUGARLOAF TWP. — No, Ivan Marrero hasn’t lived here in months, two people told a state trooper outside their home here. Yes he has — he was here...
Published on August 18, 2014 - Page 3
BERWICK — A June traffic stop of a driver seen swerving and driving very slowly along West Front Street has yielded DUI charges after the return of...
Published on August 18, 2014 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick woman who failed to appear twice as a subpoenaed prosecution witness at a criminal hearing has been charged with absconding as a...
Published on August 18, 2014 - Page 4
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Benton teen is charged with having a small amount of marijuana and various drug paraphernalia, including a large water bong, in his...

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