Crime and Courts

Published on April 17, 2019 - Page 1
ORANGEVILLE — Police removed three children from their parents’ custody and called in the State Police meth lab team after discovering drugs and...
Published on April 17, 2019 - Page 1
DANVILLE — If a person works in another state’s legal marijuana industry, will his job there be a violation of his probation for a pot offense here...
Published on April 17, 2019 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — Two Berwick residents bought two TVs and allegedly stole four more from Walmart, with one of the suspects telling police they planned...
Published on April 17, 2019 - Page 4
MAHONING TWP — Geisinger Clinic recently filed the following civil complaints in the district office of Judge Marvin Shrawder, seeking balances...
Published on April 17, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Bloomsburg man who allegedly strangled his girlfriend after she confronted him about her son’s cremated ashes sent his charges to county...
Published on April 17, 2019 - Page 9
BLOOMSBURG — A woman originally cited for having an open alcoholic beverage on a public street during Block Party struggled against officers while...
Published on April 17, 2019 - Page 9
BERWICK — A passenger in a car pulled over for throwing a cigarette butt out the window had an arrest warrant and a syringe. Michael Ray Fulton, 35...
Published on April 16, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — Police pulled over a car with an expired registration and canceled insurance twice in three days and found two people in the car with...
Published on April 16, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A woman who allegedly rammed her car through the wall of a sub shop in an attempt to hit her one-time fiance agreed to have her charges...
Published on April 15, 2019 - Page 1
NUMIDIA — A police officer pulled over an erratic pickup driver around 2 a.m. on Route 42 and found three men with crystal methamphetamine,...
Published on April 15, 2019 - Page 1
WILBURTON — A man who smelled of alcohol and appeared intoxicated wrestled a police officer for about 15 minutes before officers from two other...
Published on April 15, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Video footage from the Ukrainian Club on Freas Avenue Jan. 19 shows everyone in the bar suddenly turning their heads toward the bathroom,...
Published on April 15, 2019 - Page 3
FERNVILLE — A traffic stop for tinted car windows turned up bags of marijuana in a glove box Saturday afternoon. Hemlock Township Police filed...
Published on April 15, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — A man allegedly grabbed a woman around the neck, kicked her in the leg and took her phone from her when she attempted to call 9-1-1, court...
Published on April 15, 2019 - Page 6
MAHONING TWP. — A Northumberland man stopped for non-functional car lights provided a fake name to police and was driving without a license, police...
Published on April 14, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man who allegedly threatened to go on a murder spree later shoved down a 70-year-old who accidentally knocked over the man’s soda...
Published on April 14, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Two men attending Block Party were arrested within 15 minutes of each other for hitting police horses with empty beverage containers,...
Published on April 14, 2019 - Page 7
DANVILLE — A Danville woman whom police suspected of smoking narcotics while driving was found to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana and...
Published on April 13, 2019 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A father of three who is engaged to be married surrendered Friday morning to face charges he sexually assaulted a 7-year-old girl....
Published on April 13, 2019 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A man who used a key to scratch the paint on the car of a witness who had testified against his girlfriend has been ordered to pay full...
Published on April 13, 2019 - Page 3
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville woman lied to police about a man they were looking for, telling them she had not seen him for a couple of days, even...
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — A postal employee from Bloomsburg is accused of stealing $12,000 from the U.S. Postal Service, according to federal court documents...
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — A man’s dreadlocks and lime green shirt enabled police to identify him as a suspect in the theft of a gym bag from Planet Fitness in the...
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man from Mississippi had $12,850 stashed inside an open Tastykake cupcake box behind his driver’s seat when police stopped his car for...
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — A Berwick Area School District junior high girls basketball coach and retired elementary school teacher was arrested Thursday and...
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 4
Police say man gave fake name NUMIDIA — A man accused of lying to police about his identity during a traffic stop told officers he had an accident...
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 4
MILLVILLE — A Benton electric company is suing a man, alleging he hasn’t paid for a generator, court papers say. Ron Hunter Electric alleges...
Published on April 12, 2019 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A town man who was ordered to have no contact with his estranged girlfriend after allegedly beating and choking her was locked up...
Published on April 11, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A state employee at the public assistance office here is charged with using a stolen benefits card to make more than $100 in purchases...
Published on April 11, 2019 - Page 3
Landlord awarded payment in suits BLOOMSBURG — District Judge Russell L. Lawton has ruled in favor of plaintiff Irondale Road Luxury Housing LLC,...
Published on April 11, 2019 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Two university students arrested for dealing marijuana out of their off-campus apartment at 500 Honeysuckle Lane will be offered a...
Published on April 11, 2019 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — An air conditioning contractor who allegedly took $16,506 from a Bloomsburg couple as down payment for work he never performed sent the...
Published on April 11, 2019 - Page 11
PLYMOUTH — Authorities here have launched an animal cruelty investigation into “cat fishing” after a stray cat was found suffering with three fishing...
Published on April 11, 2019 - Page 16
MAINVILLE — A driver pulled over late Tuesday was found to be in possession of 122 bags of heroin, 15 grams of suspected methamphetamine, and 15...
Published on April 11, 2019 - Page 17
SCOTT TWP. — An Orangeville man was charged with driving drunk at nearly twice the legal limit after police stopped him for failing to lower high...
Published on April 10, 2019 - Page 3
Man admits guilt in ‘17 meth bust DANVILLE — A Millville-area man pleaded guilty Monday to having meth-making chemicals in the discovery of a...
Published on April 10, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A driver pulled over for an inoperable brake light had drugs in her car, including a “loaded” hypodermic needle, court papers say. Berwick...
Published on April 10, 2019 - Page 6
DANVILLE — A Berwick man involved in a two-car crash along Route 54 in Valley Township last spring pleaded guilty Monday to driving while impaired by...
Published on April 10, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — A man described as intoxicated and agitated allegedly charged at a police officer, pushed him and grabbed at his uniform, court papers say...
Published on April 10, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — A man accused of leaving pot in the house with three unsupervised young children pleaded guilty to possessing drug paraphernalia as part of...
Published on April 9, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — The woman who rammed a car through the wall of Bob’s Subs on Sunday was actually aiming for her one-time fiancé, court papers say. Sharon...
Published on April 8, 2019 - Page 1
For the Press Enterprise HUNLOCK CREEK — A man hired by a 65-year-old woman to remodel her bathroom and do errands allegedly stole jewelry and other...
Published on April 8, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man taken into custody by police left a bag containing cocaine in a police car after officers brought him into Bloomsburg’s...
Published on April 8, 2019 - Page 3
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Washingtonville man stopped for driving erratically was high, police said. Joseph J. Kinney, 52, 1309 Water St., was weaving...
Published on April 8, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — An unidentified man was found dead in an apartment here Friday, and the coroner is looking for the public’s help to identify him. Just...
Published on April 8, 2019 - Page 5
HEMLOCK TWP. — Four Bloomsburg women were attempting to steal merchandise valued at nearly $400 when they were spotted by Walmart security, police...
Published on April 7, 2019 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — A Berwick man who had 280 bags of heroin hidden in a sweatshirt during a 2016 police sting was sentenced Tuesday in federal court to...
Published on April 7, 2019 - Page 1
AVON PARK, Florida — Prosecutors in central Florida have dropped dozens of animal cruelty charges against Berwick’s former animal-control officer...
Published on April 7, 2019 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — A Bloomsburg man rear-ended another car while lighting a cigarette, then fled, but showed up at the police station the next day to...
Published on April 7, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man talked himself into a jail sentence last week by insisting to a judge that he’s a victim of police intolerance....