Crime and Courts

Published on February 4, 2023 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. -- A Bloomsburg woman who claimed to have eaten "bad Chinese," was exhibiting behavior consistent with someone who has consumed either...
Published on February 4, 2023 - Page 1
VALLEY TWP. -- A man whose car was involved in a Nov. 11 crash falsely reported it stolen the next morning, police said. Here's what police say...
Published on February 3, 2023 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- An Orangeville woman caught shoplifting, taking a little more than $1,000 worth of groceries during several recent visits to Weis...
Published on February 3, 2023 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Staff Report SOUTH CENTRE TWP. -- Police say a pair of thieves broke into the bedroom of a jailed man and stole his sneakers. Trisha...
Published on February 3, 2023 - Page 3
Press Enterprise staff report CATAWISSA -- After responding five times to reports of suspected marijuana use at the same Pine Street address, police...
Published on February 3, 2023 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. -- A Berwick woman stopped for driving erratically, was high, police said. Shaniyah Jannell Powell, 21, of 330 W. Front St., told...
Published on February 3, 2023 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- Two men face marijuana possession charges as a result of separate arrests recently, district court papers say. Ashton Smith, 18, of...
Published on February 3, 2023 - Page 4
DANVILLE -- A rural Danville woman already serving a lengthy parole term for crimes committed in Columbia County was given probation sentences...
Published on February 2, 2023 - Page 1
BERWICK -- A man wanted for his alleged role in robbing a Bloomsburg teen last June was arrested at gunpoint here Wednesday afternoon by the U.S....
Published on February 2, 2023 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. -- A woman seen sleeping inside her car near the gas pumps at Short Stop Mart along Fowlersville Road last month was carrying six syringes...
Published on February 2, 2023 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- A Berwick man who fled from State Police while driving drug-impaired before crashing into a stone wall in Orange Township will spend...
Published on February 2, 2023 - Page 3
DANVILLE -- A "vague" note found in a Danville Area High School bathroom prompted a brief evacuation of district buildings Friday morning. Danville...
Published on January 31, 2023 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- A Berwick man was placed on probation for two years and fined a total of $1,300 on charges of lewdness and harassing a woman who police...
Published on January 31, 2023 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- An Orangeville-area woman allegedly phoned the 9-1-1 emergency line here a dozen times in the middle of the night rambling incoherently...
Published on January 31, 2023 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- A Benton man who fled a warrant arrest as a felon while armed with a handgun last summer was given a state prison term of up to seven...
Published on January 30, 2023 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- A Bloomsburg man who allegedly fled a traffic stop downtown a few hours before claiming he had been stabbed has now been charged with...
Published on January 30, 2023 - Page 1
Press Enterprise staff report BERWICK -- A woman used a metal pipe to threaten another woman she thought was having sex with her ex-husband, police...
Published on January 30, 2023 - Page 1
Press Enterprise staff report SCOTT TWP. -- Police say they pulled over a man who already had five pending criminal cases, then discovered he was...
Published on January 30, 2023 - Page 5
HEMLOCK TWP. -- A Millville woman stopped at The Home Depot with a bag containing $176 worth of unpaid for merchandise was charged with retail theft...
Published on January 29, 2023 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. -- A Danville woman left her granddaughter in an SUV while she went to pick up food at McDonald's, police said. Sara J. Kwiecien, 45,...
Published on January 29, 2023 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- Police say a woman locked herself in a bedroom and summoned help after a man against whom she has a protection from abuse order broke...
Published on January 29, 2023 - Page 3
HEMLOCK TWP. -- A Bloomsburg woman resisted Hemlock Township Police officers and emergency personnel after they responded to a report she was...
Published on January 29, 2023 - Page 3
BRIAR CREEK -- No narcotics were found in a sports car stopped for an expired registration, but its passenger's underwear was stuffed with fentanyl,...
Published on January 29, 2023 - Page 5
CONYNGHAM TWP. -- Two Ashland men stole a catalytic converter from a pickup while its owner was hunting near Wilburton Road here Nov. 29, police said...
Published on January 28, 2023 - Page 1
BENTON -- Police here say they've received no complaints about fraudulent charges being traced to area gas stations, despite claims on social media....
Published on January 28, 2023 - Page 1
ORANGE TWP. -- A man who recently attempted suicide choked and threatened to kill his wife Tuesday at their home here, arrest papers say. Perry...
Published on January 28, 2023 - Page 3
MILLVILLE -- Ten people are facing charges related to driving drunk or while on drugs filed recently in the office of District Judge Doug Brewer...
Published on January 28, 2023 - Page 3
SALEM TWP. -- A Shickshinny man strangled his wife and repeatedly threatened to kill her, despite a court order forbidding him to abuse her, charges...
Published on January 28, 2023 - Page 3
MADISON TWP. -- A Millville man who lost control of his pickup on Spruce Run on Dec. 30 had been drinking, police said. Zachary Nathan Minnich, 21...
Published on January 28, 2023 - Page 5
HEMLOCK TWP. -- A Rhode Island man seen driving erratically along I-80 was charged by State Police with having crack cocaine and fentanyl in his...