Crime and Courts

Published on January 22, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A child therapist who billed the state for nearly $10,000 in counseling services that she never provided was placed on probation Tuesday,...
Published on January 22, 2020 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A man stopped for jaywalking on Tuesday night fled from police and is facing felony assault charges. Julian Michael, 39, of...
Published on January 22, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A 17-year-old girl allegedly bit a staffer repeatedly at a teen lockup, and is now facing a trial as an adult on charges of assault,...
Published on January 22, 2020 - Page 3
NESCOPECK — The driver of a pickup that plowed into the porch of a house here Friday night has been charged with drunken driving, State Police said...
Published on January 22, 2020 - Page 9
SALEM TWP. — A driver who let his station wagon’s high beams shine in the face of an officer in an oncoming vehicle turned out to be drunk, high and...
Published on January 21, 2020 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A man forged his estranged wife’s signature on a check and deposited nearly $4,000 in his own bank account, police say. Although...
Published on January 21, 2020 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick man sold a handgun and methamphetamine to a police informant at Red Maple Inn here, arrest papers say. Robert Quincy...
Published on January 21, 2020 - Page 3
CATAWISSA — The Catawissa Borough Police recently released the following warrant list. Listed are the name of the person for whom the warrant was...
Published on January 21, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Sunbury woman involved in a crash last summer near the entrance to Knoebels pleaded guilty recently to driving drunk with her young...
Published on January 21, 2020 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — Elizabeth Hazzard, 48, of 1743 Main St., Bloomsburg, was cited for harassing 57-year-old Joseph Hazzard by continuing to contact him...
Published on January 20, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 4-year-old was reportedly found wandering in his pajamas in sub-freezing temperatures last month and now his grandmother is charged with...
Published on January 20, 2020 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK — A woman high on a sleep-inducing drug hit a truck and then later claimed she may have blacked out, court papers say. Valerie Crawford...
Published on January 20, 2020 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Police here are seeking the public’s help in tracking down a burglar who stole about $595 from a convenience store’s coin...
Published on January 20, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — Police pulled over the driver of a 1985 Chevrolet Camaro for an invalid registration before 1 a.m. Dec. 28 and found eight bags of heroin...
Published on January 19, 2020 - Page 1
HARRISBURG — Some sections of Fishing Creek could become off limits to anglers and boaters if state judges conclude the 30-mile stream was never used...
Published on January 19, 2020 - Page 1
GREENWOOD TWP. — A driver who rear-ended another vehicle and then crashed into a ditch was reportedly high on methamphetamine, speed, and marijuana...
Published on January 19, 2020 - Page 3
MILLVILLE — Dennis Reuben McDermott was recently ordered in Millville district court to pay landlord James D. Arter of Elk Grove $1,259 in rent for...
Published on January 18, 2020 - Page 3
Two refused testing in suspected DUIs BERWICK — Two Berwick men involved in separate accidents each refused to be tested for intoxication when...
Published on January 18, 2020 - Page 3
COOPER TWP. — Two Kulpmont residents are facing possession charges after a one car crash on River Drive here on Dec. 17. Police discovered...
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The owners of a condemned property on the borough’s main street have promised to knock the building down. But a month after N.R.S....
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A 19-year-old Bloomsburg man nervously told an officer that he supports the police and wants to be a police officer himself before a...
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A Lightstreet man seen exposing and lewdly touching himself twice under a streetlight near his home on Monroe Avenue told a police...
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — An Espy man whose car ended up on the sidewalk in front of the Bloom Diner was charged with driving drunk, arrest papers say. Richard...
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 4
MORELAND TWP. — A Unityville-area tree farm was burglarized sometime between Dec. 30 and Jan. 2, according to troopers at the Montoursville barracks...
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A woman seen driving in the wrong direction on Iron Street was charged with driving drunk after being stopped near the intersection of...
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — An Ohio man was charged with having a small amount of marijuana inside his car when stopped by State Police for a brake light violation...
Published on January 17, 2020 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman was placed on probation for six months and fined $300 after pleading guilty this week to her second shoplifting...
Published on January 16, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A man from East Stroudsburg was cited for criminal mischief after police say he caused $200 in damage to a soda machine outside Nap’s...
Published on January 16, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A town woman tried to steal several boxes of Jello pudding along with a package of muffins and two pairs of bluetooth headsets at Weis...
Published on January 16, 2020 - Page 4
DANVILLE — A Danville man head-butted his girlfriend in the face, leaving the area around her eye swollen and red, police said. Edward James...