Crime and Courts

Published on December 4, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Delaware man caught with a handgun as well as a stash of heroin and crystal methamphetamine in Scott Township was given a seven-year...
Published on December 4, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man was caught on security footage looking for items to steal on another man’s porch, police said. Adam Lee Foust, 27,...
Published on December 4, 2020 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman was arrested on theft charges after her mother reported her stealing her Jeep Liberty and a cell phone and failing to...
Published on December 3, 2020 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A Benton school administrator is accused of beating up the ex-wife of her state police trooper fiancé during an alcohol-fueled, expletive...
Published on December 3, 2020 - Page 5
VALLEY TWP. — State Police charged a New York man with drug-impaired driving and two of his passengers with marijuana possession after a recent...
Published on December 3, 2020 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student was ordered Wednesday to face Columbia County Court action on charges he fought with Geisinger-...
Published on December 3, 2020 - Page 5
SCOTT TWP. — Two dog owners were cited for allowing their pets to run loose through neighboring yards here, district court papers say. Ashley...
Published on December 3, 2020 - Page 5
SCOTT TWP. — A woman stopped by police for driving in the wrong lane, offered to “be honest” before opening her trunk containing various types of...
Published on December 3, 2020 - Page 5
Driver cited after hitting two trees SHICKSHINNY — A Nanticoke man was issued a traffic citation after his car struck two trees while traveling...
Published on December 3, 2020 - Page 10
SCOTT TWP. — A two-vehicle crash on Route 487 near the Interstate 80 exchange at 6 p.m. Wednesday saw three people sent to the hospital and both the...
Published on December 3, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — A Berwick man who had been barred from possessing firearms was charged with illegally having a shotgun and a pistol in his vehicle when...
Published on December 2, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A third judge will not come to the local bench any time soon, despite political efforts to add judicial help in Columbia and Montour...
Published on December 2, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A 19-year-old woman attacked one of her roommates —trying to pour water on her head as she was leaving their shared apartment, then...
Published on December 2, 2020 - Page 3
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A Bloomsburg man was cited after he skipped a scheduled meeting about improving school attendance for his child at Columbia-...
Published on December 1, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man stopped by police for looking into car windows was carrying a backpack containing a drug pipe and other drug paraphernalia,...
Published on December 1, 2020 - Page 5
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A Philadelphia man stopped by police for driving in the left lane of Interstate 80 when not passing another vehicle, had marijuana...
Published on December 1, 2020 - Page 6
Ohio men send chase charges to court BERWICK — Two Ohio men charged in a high-speed chase down Columbia Boulevard two weeks ago are being released...
Published on December 1, 2020 - Page 8
HEMLOCK TWP. — A man officers found lying under a pickup in the Walmart parking lot had been spotted by store staff trying to steal several items,...
Published on November 30, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Anthony Locke Sr., a Black man, says neighbors confronted him and called the police on him three times last November after he parked on...
Published on November 30, 2020 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A driver who’s been arrested five times for drunken driving now faces another DUI after crashing his car in the middle of the day...
Published on November 29, 2020 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A 29-year-old man who pushed his mother down and pointed a gun at her during an argument at their home was sentenced to a year of...
Published on November 29, 2020 - Page 3
BRIAR CREEK — A Berwick man who was stopped by police for driving erratically was intoxicated, police said. Ceaser Delgado, 44, of 101C Summerhill...
Published on November 29, 2020 - Page 3
CATAWISSA — Police here are looking for help from the public identifying the vandal or vandals who slashed a tire and stole gasoline from an SUV here...
Published on November 28, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A drunken woman writhing on the ground after midnight in front of a house where she said she lived and screaming to be let in was instead...
Published on November 27, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two men allegedly caught looting a senior center in separate incidents just days apart were arrested after police recognized both of them...
Published on November 27, 2020 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — A Mahoning Township husband and wife both face assault charges after a fight over how the man had spent the previous several hours...
Published on November 27, 2020 - Page 1
NESCOPECK — A Berwick motorcyclist illegally passed a vehicle on the Berwick-Nescopeck bridge Thursday morning and then tried to flee from police...
Published on November 27, 2020 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — Four teens were charged with underage drinking and possessing small amounts of marijuana after police stopped the car in which they were...
Published on November 27, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Two Bloomsburg University students and another man from New Jersey were fined $1,000 each for holding a large party on Lightstreet Road...
Published on November 27, 2020 - Page 5
DANVILLE — A rural Danville man who crashed a small car into a concrete barrier on Route 11 in March was sentenced Wednesday to a year in state...