Crime and Courts

Published on April 4, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick woman who tried to steal about $90 in merchandise from Family Dollar on West Front Street also had mislabeled medication in her...
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — One of the two AC&F bicycles stolen from the Stuart Tank Memorial Association Museum has been returned. Buddy Mason and Jason...
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — An officer who searched a drug suspect’s car found a homemade explosive that included a stick of dynamite, court papers say. Matthew A....
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 1
CENTRALIA — A man on drugs texted his girlfriend and told her he would “destroy” her car, then crashed it, police said. Darris Christopher Herrold,...
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man stopped for driving without any lights at night told police he “absolutely” didn’t have any drugs in the car, despite the drugs in...
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A man seen “tweaking” or jerking nervously, while carrying a knife as he walked on East Seventh Street was charged with having a drug...
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — Berwick Area School District has filed truancy complaints in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. The complaints allege the...
Published on April 2, 2021 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A judge has granted legal authority for Berwick to take out a $650,000 loan to pay off a lawsuit settlement reached with a contractor...
Published on April 2, 2021 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — A man from Delaware County was jailed Thursday following his arrest for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl inside his car while...
Published on April 2, 2021 - Page 3
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A witness to a fight in a trailer park ended up with criminal charges of his own after he told police he had marijuana in his...
Published on April 2, 2021 - Page 4
BERWICK — A Berwick woman allegedly tried to steal groceries from the Giant food store in Briar Creek Plaza on the afternoon of Feb. 17. Dianna E....
Published on April 2, 2021 - Page 5
MAHONING TWP. — Charges a man beat his girlfriend with a stuffed bunny until its ears came off were dropped Thursday because the girlfriend refused...
Published on April 2, 2021 - Page 5
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A Berwick man with two previous drunken driving convictions was arrested for his third DUI shortly after leaving a bar, police...
Published on April 2, 2021 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A homeless man found trespassing inside an apartment was charged with causing about $700 in damage to drywall in two rooms, town police...
Published on April 1, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — An accused rapist who police said stole two cars saw the theft charges dropped Monday after the vehicles’ owners failed to show up to...
Published on March 31, 2021 - Page 1
HUNLOCK TWP. — A 68-year old man has been charged with molesting children during religion classes at Roaring Brook Baptist Church more than a decade...
Published on March 31, 2021 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A borough man who got into a fight with his girlfriend over sex hit her with a plush bunny so hard the stuffed animal’s ears fell off,...
Published on March 31, 2021 - Page 3
Police: Driver high SCOTT TWP. — A Bloomsburg man who passed out in his car in front of Sheetz Dec. 14, was high on fentanyl, police said....
Published on March 30, 2021 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — A string of thefts at Walmart, including three people arrested and one cited in the span of four days this month, has prompted a stern...
Published on March 30, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — Two men accused of robbing a drug customer and running over him with a van agreed to face the charges in county court, but first, one...
Published on March 29, 2021 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A Danville woman posing as a South Third Street landlord convinced a woman she met on Facebook to pay $1,000 as a security deposit for an...
Published on March 29, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man charged with tying up a woman and violently raping her in December has been charged with stealing another man’s car months earlier,...
Published on March 29, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — Berwick Area School District has filed truancy complaints in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. The complaints allege the...
Published on March 28, 2021 - Page 3
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Bloomsburg man picked up on a warrant at the Comfort Inn faces new possession charges after authorities found multiple types of...
Published on March 28, 2021 - Page 3
MIFFLIN TWP. — A man pulled over for driving 103 mph on Interstate 80 Jan. 25 has been charged with driving drunk, according to arrest papers....
Published on March 27, 2021 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Editor BERWICK — When police raided an East Second Street apartment on Friday, they say they found one man in the bathroom, trying...
Published on March 27, 2021 - Page 1
BENTON — Police investigating a planned drug deal found three bags of methamphetamine, five pipes, brass knuckles and an AK-47 inside a Jeep,...
Published on March 25, 2021 - Page 1
BENTON TWP. — A woman who drove her car into a field cracked open a beer while talking to police about the crash, according to arrest papers....
Published on March 25, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A borough man who in 2017 was charged with using a laundry chute to spy on a 12-year-old girl in a bathroom now faces charges that he...
Published on March 25, 2021 - Page 3
HEMLOCK TWP. — Local police and members of the U.S. Marshals warrant service took a Bloomsburg man into custody after discovering he was staying at a...