Crime and Courts

Published on May 16, 2022 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A Missouri woman admitted in court recently she lied to police during a murder investigation at the Super 8 motel in Valley Township in...
Published on May 16, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey couple wanted for murder in a March drive-by shooting in Trenton will be extradited to face homicide charges in Mercer...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A Bloomsburg mother allegedly drove drunk when her year-old child was in the car with her and then passed out in a parking lot. A...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia man pleaded guilty to taking part in a late-night robbery last November of an unsuspecting local man. Police say the...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — An inmate attacked another, fracturing his nose last month at Columbia County Prison, arrest papers say. Robert Q. Brown, 36, is...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 3
DANVILLE — The following marriage licenses have been issued in Montour County: • Amanda Sue Rose Horky, Sunbury, daughter of James Edward Horky and...
Published on May 15, 2022 - Page 3
DANVILLE — The following divorces were granted in April in Montour County: • Stephanie Marie Hirneisen, 1039 Charlene Drive, Danville, from...
Published on May 14, 2022 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Police say a Berwick man they stopped for driving erratically had been smoking pot and carried an illegal gun in the back seat....
Published on May 13, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A 3-month-old girl is clinging to life after the man caring for her admitted he became frustrated and picked her up “too aggressively”...
Published on May 12, 2022 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — A 41-year-old motorcyclist allegedly led police on a chase that reached speeds topping 100 mph. Josiah D. Musselman of 430 Mount Zion...
Published on May 12, 2022 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A woman admitted Wednesday she failed to properly care for two mules and a horse found living in squalid conditions, but told a judge she...
Published on May 12, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A retired Berwick Police sergeant and leader of the Christmas Boulevard quietly waived charges of drunken driving and leaving the scene...
Published on May 12, 2022 - Page 4
DANVILLE — A Danville man was ordered back for sentencing after he pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing a woman’s car here in December 2020. Jamie...
Published on May 12, 2022 - Page 5
DANVILLE — A Danville man caught on video scratching a heart into the trunk of another man’s vehicle resisted arrest less than a week later, charges...
Published on May 12, 2022 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey man was transporting more than a pound of marijuana inside his car when stopped by State Police along Interstate 80 for a...
Published on May 11, 2022 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Ten people were granted ARD probation on Thursday as first offenders in Columbia County court. All will get a chance to clear their...
Published on May 11, 2022 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG — Warrants have been issued for the following people who failed to appear for contempt hearings on nonpayment of support orders filed with...
Published on May 11, 2022 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG — Nine people pleaded guilty to DUI charges during recent hearings in Columbia County court. All were ordered back for sentencing...
Published on May 10, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A judge has sentenced a Bloomsburg man to 18 months in federal prison after he admitted to forming a fradulent shell company to apply...
Published on May 10, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A 62-year-old man pleaded guilty to purposely crashing into another car at high speed on Interstate 80, hurting the other driver and...
Published on May 9, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man stole a car from the Unity Mart here on Sept. 9, striking a gas pump and cement barrier as he made his way out of the...
Published on May 8, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man waiting in his doorway for a pizza delivery was stabbed repeatedly by a downstairs neighbor Saturday afternoon, police say....
Published on May 8, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man has admitted violating no-contact orders by repeatedly phoning and mailing his estranged wife from Columbia County...
Published on May 8, 2022 - Page 3
BERWICK — The following civil complaints were filed in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. Such claims are often settled soon after...
Published on May 8, 2022 - Page 5
DANVILLE — A Liberty Township man who went on a destructive spree inside his parents’ home while drunk last year has pleaded guilty to a felony count...
Published on May 7, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man faces up to 14 years in prison after pleading guilty Friday to two felony counts involving several dozen images of child...
Published on May 6, 2022 - Page 1
WILKES-BARRE — A Hunlock Creek man accused of fatally striking a 7-year-old boy with his pickup then fleeing from police who attempted to arrest him...
Published on May 6, 2022 - Page 1
WILKES-BARRE — A Salem Township man who pleaded guilty to starting a fire in July at the Rage Room business he ran won’t serve any jail time....
Published on May 6, 2022 - Page 14
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A Williamsport man is accused of driving under the influence after he crashed into an Interstate 80 guardrail believing he was in...
Published on May 5, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Nescopeck woman allegedly told police she set up a fake meth deal in an attempt to steal from a man she said did her wrong. Berwick...