Crime and Courts

Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A Florida man being held for extradition on a warrant following his arrest this month along Route 54 in Valley Township told a judge...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — A Bloomsburg man whose parents recently bailed him out of jail is facing drug-related charges after they said he had been “crazed lately...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — Columbia County Coroner Jeremy Reese found a man passed out in the parking lot of Dollar General on West Front Street Aug. 22, with the...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — A Berwick man stopped by police for lack of rear lighting on his bicycle Aug. 20 had crystal meth, police said. At about 9:30 p.m., Kyle...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Pottsville man serving a three-year state prison sentence for shoplifting pleaded guilty in Columbia County court to stealing TVs and...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Danville man came to his estranged wife’s residence Aug. 22, demanding the passcode to her cell phone, police said. Michael Baylor...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 9
SCOTT TWP. — An intoxicated woman seen walking up and down Lackwanna Avenue while yelling became belligerent with police when they tried to take her...
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Bucks County woman was cited for disorderly conduct after town police say she exposed herself while urinating in the 300 block of East...
Published on September 18, 2020 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — A Southern Columbia Area High School senior football player and his parents are suing the school district in federal court, seeking to...
Published on September 18, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A convicted child rapist serving a 24-year state prison sentence was back before a judge Monday, pleading to more sex crimes against...
Published on September 18, 2020 - Page 3
WEST CHILLISQUAQUE TWP. — A Union County man was locked up on statutory sex charges this week after a teenaged girl accused him of having sex with...
Published on September 17, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The brother of a Berwick murder suspect testified against him in court Wednesday while admitting publicly for the first time he was also...
Published on September 16, 2020 - Page 1
KINGSTON — A Danville man sent a photo of his genitalia to a recipient he thought was a 15-year-old girl during a series of obscene text messages...
Published on September 16, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — An Espy man pleaded guilty Monday to approaching his neighbors while naked and holding a rifle held above his head in a bizarre event...
Published on September 16, 2020 - Page 1
MONTOUR TWP. — A van driver fled after crossing the center line of Route 42 and hitting a Cadillac SUV and totaling it Tuesday evening, police said...
Published on September 16, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man wearing a distinctive ghost mask from the “Scream” series of horror movies robbed a Market Street convenience store late Monday,...
Published on September 16, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man charged with dealing methamphetamine to a police informant several times last summer was sentenced in Columbia County...
Published on September 16, 2020 - Page 3
If a Snyder County traffic crash Monday morning was a riddle, the question would be, “Whydidn’tthe chickens cross the road?” And the answer would be...
Published on September 16, 2020 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Catawissa man who terrorized a woman has pleaded to several charges, including false imprisonment for holding her inside a car against...
Published on September 15, 2020 - Page 1
COOPER TWP. — A township supervisor is suing the township he leads, along with one of the other supervisors, after he says it mishandled a public...
Published on September 15, 2020 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — Police and firefighters responding to reports of a house fire last week quickly realized the fire was a hoax — meant to harass a woman...
Published on September 14, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man accused of firing shots in a Bloomsburg neighborhood last December was notably calmer when he agreed to a plea deal in Columbia...
Published on September 14, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — An Ohio woman stopped for driving carelessly along Interstate 80 told police she had a “small amount” of marijuana in her SUV, but a...
Published on September 13, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A woman formerly of Berwick pleaded guilty Friday to using methamphetamine while her four children were at home and also having...
Published on September 13, 2020 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — A New York City woman was charged with driving while impaired by alcohol and possibly marijuana when the SUV she was driving rear-ended...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A tractor-trailer driver from West Virginia who smashed his rig into a fine dining restaurant on Valentine’s Day while high on...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 1
PERRY TWP. — A Danville Area High School graduate fatally hit an Amish man with the SUV he was driving in April, then tried to cover it up, state...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A Mayberry Township man pleaded guilty here Wednesday to exposing himself to two young girls on several occasions while they visited his...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Perry County woman was driving drunk at more than twice the legal limit when her car hit the side of an apartment building, town...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Three passengers in a car stopped for a brake light malfunction were found to have drugs or drug use items on them, arrest papers say...