Crime and Courts

Published on October 1, 2022 - Page 4
HUNLOCK TWP. -- State Police responded to a rollover crash around 10:45 a.m. Friday. Martin Evarts, 78, was traveling north on Route 11 in Hunlock...
Published on October 1, 2022 - Page 5
CATAWISSA -- A speeding pickup was being driven by a Catawissa man returning from a dentist appointment with methamphetamine in the cab, charges...
Published on September 30, 2022 - Page 1
DANVILLE -- A Florida woman charged with slashing an elderly man to death in his Cooper Township home two years ago continues to be mentally unfit...
Published on September 30, 2022 - Page 4
The following civil complaints were filed through District Judge Richard Knecht's office: * Susquehanna Valley Medical Specialties, 6850 Lows Road...
Published on September 30, 2022 - Page 5
DANVILLE -- A Florida man busted with a large amount of heroin during a traffic stop on Interstate 80 three years ago was given a maximum county jail...
Published on September 30, 2022 - Page 5
SCOTT TWP. -- A Bloomsburg woman involved in a crash Aug. 26, was drunk, police said. When police asked Michele Nixon, 51, of 4330 Old Berwick Road...
Published on September 29, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- An 18-year-old Millville man is in critical condition after being struck by a small pickup at West Main and Railroad streets Tuesday...
Published on September 28, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK -- Police say a homeless man tried to get rid of the drugs he was carrying by dumping them in a police car -- twice. James Rodney Hughes, 27...
Published on September 28, 2022 - Page 3
CATAWISSA -- Police who stopped a Sunbury man for speeding detected a strong odor of marijuana, which led them to two joints, reports state. Rubin...
Published on September 28, 2022 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG -- An intoxicated woman who entered a neighboring apartment on East Third Street and refused to leave is facing charges of assault and...
Published on September 28, 2022 - Page 5
BRIAR CREEK -- A Berwick woman used another women's credit card at a service station and then attempted to use it at a local motel without her...
Published on September 28, 2022 - Page 18
DANVILLE -- Two people are facing charges after a Danville woman told police her ex had broken into her house despite a protection from abuse order...
Published on September 28, 2022 - Page 18
DANVILLE -- An Oregon man stopped by State Police for a broken taillight had been smoking marijuana, police said. Joshua Stephen Konkolics, 25,...
Published on September 27, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- Former town Manager Lauren Martz is suing Bloomsburg over her alleged wrongful firing by council in 2019. Her federal lawsuit raises...
Published on September 27, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- A Hemlock Township man found guilty of frightening a woman during a threatening confrontation in her driveway last fall was ordered by...
Published on September 27, 2022 - Page 10
BERWICK — A 53-year-old woman was charged three times within a month, court papers said. Lorri A. Disidoro, 53, of 739 LaSalle St., Apt. B, Berwick,...
Published on September 26, 2022 - Page 1
MIFFLIN TWP. -- An intoxicated man's pickup ran out of gas on Houck Hollow Road, blocking both lanes of traffic, charges said. Jared M. Hoffman was...
Published on September 26, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- A local man taken into custody in August as a fugitive wanted in Virginia is refusing to waive extradition and told a judge Friday that...
Published on September 26, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- A Bloomsburg man who failed to appear for his trial Friday was nonetheless declared guilty of drunken driving that caused an accident...
Published on September 25, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- A man who stole his uncle's motorcycle following his death and refused to return it to the widow for more than a year told the court at...
Published on September 25, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- The following marriage licenses were recently granted in Columbia County: * Timothy James Zielinski, Philadelphia, son of James John...
Published on September 25, 2022 - Page 3
DANVILLE -- The following divorces were granted in Montour County: * Jason A. Smith, 100 Kriner St., Danville; from Nancy B. Smith, 108 W. Fifth St...
Published on September 25, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- The following divorces were granted in July in Columbia County: * Tara Jo Shoemaker, Stillwater, from Thomas Shoemaker Jr., Stillwater...
Published on September 24, 2022 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. -- A 71-year-old woman berated a police officer, then led him on a short chase up Route 11 on Monday, charges said. Judy Ann Ruckel, 533...
Published on September 24, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- A man arrested during a violent confrontation with his wife over getting a divorce and child custody arrangements will spend up to...
Published on September 24, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- A rural Catawissa man pleaded guilty Wednesday to setting his father's house on fire to collect the insurance money. Nathan Roeder,...
Published on September 24, 2022 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG -- A Bloomsburg woman with prior drug arrests gave her probation officer a fake urine sample before admitting she had used methamphetamine...
Published on September 23, 2022 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG -- A man accused of killing of a Williamsport teen more than 20 years ago again demanded a new lawyer be appointed to defend him. Brian...
Published on September 23, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- Eleven people entered Columbia County's Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition program Wednesday as first offenders on various charges...
Published on September 23, 2022 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG -- A Bloomsburg man accused of beating and choking a woman while forcibly stopping her from leaving her apartment on East Street waived...