Crime and Courts

Published on February 13, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A man was led out of court in handcuffs Wednesday after a Montour County jury convicted him of child rape and five other sex crimes for...
Published on February 13, 2020 - Page 3
SUGARLOAF TWP. — A Benton woman had several pieces of mail stolen from her house between December and February, police report. Someone took pieces...
Published on February 13, 2020 - Page 17
MAHONING TWP. — CSC Federal Credit Union, 530 E. Market St., Danville, recently filed civil complaints in the office of District Judge Marvin...
Published on February 12, 2020 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — An 18-year-old man accused of killing his parents last month fired three bullets into his mother, including a parting shot as he was...
Published on February 12, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — An 11-year-old girl choked up and was initially unable to speak when asked several times about allegations she was sexually assaulted by...
Published on February 12, 2020 - Page 4
RUSH TWP. — A Danville man is facing driving under the influence charges after an accident here Jan. 9. Zakary J. Walls, 25, was headed north on...
Published on February 11, 2020 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A Schuylkill County man pleaded guilty to exposing himself to a 15-year-old girl in Valley Township. Kyle Crumrine, 29, of Pine Grove...
Published on February 11, 2020 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A Danville man pleaded guilty Monday to stealing $2,000 in cash from a Danville High School student in December 2018. But the amount...
Published on February 11, 2020 - Page 4
MAHONING TWP. —Mahoning Township officials are planning to bond truckers to limit damage to Bald Top and Klein roads. The decision is in response to...
Published on February 11, 2020 - Page 5
DANVILLE — A Berwick man was found guilty of harassment for striking a Geisinger security officer who had been called to deal with an “agitated”...
Published on February 10, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Stillwater couple may lose their home after a company dug a well that pumped corrosive, methane-filled water into the house and...
Published on February 10, 2020 - Page 1
GREENWOOD TWP. — A Millville man who posted items he had stolen from a neighbor on an online sales site returned them to police when confronted,...
Published on February 10, 2020 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — An out-of-state man stayed at the Quality Inn here in January and left with the television, police said. John Vincent William Lane,...
Published on February 9, 2020 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK — A 2013 Honda Crosstour a man allegedly stole from Georgia broke down, so he called 9-1-1 to report it stolen after he and his...
Published on February 9, 2020 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — Police filed charges against two brothers, a woman and her daughter after responding to a baseball bat fight at a Pine Street home and...
Published on February 9, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A teenager driving with only a learner’s permit fled the scene after being involved in a crash around 5 a.m. on Jan. 17, police said....
Published on February 9, 2020 - Page 3
Cops: Bloomsburg man sold meth BLOOMSBURG — A town man was locked up after police say he twice sold methamphetamine to a police informant last month...
Published on February 9, 2020 - Page 6
WILKES-BARRE — A woman with a diminished mental capacity who admitted she caused the death of her newborn girl near Shickshinny is going to prison on...
Published on February 9, 2020 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — A man who pulled a gun during a fraternity party and began waving it around has pleaded no contest to simple assault. Dominic Harris,...
Published on February 8, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman allegedly spread cockroach-killing powder across food and kitchen surfaces during a Jan. 26 argument over sausage. “If the kids...
Published on February 8, 2020 - Page 1
DERRY TWP. — The Montour County Children and Youth Agency had been told that a disabled girl might be at risk because she was living with her mother...
Published on February 8, 2020 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — Two Millville men had crystal meth on them when police were called to a trailer on Snyder Avenue in Espy after someone heard a commotion...
Published on February 8, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A dozen people were placed into a probation program that will give them a chance to clear their records of various offenses in Columbia...
Published on February 7, 2020 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK — An Adult World employee allegedly created fake bank deposit slips to swindle the shop out of $2,668, court papers say. Shawn Michael...
Published on February 7, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The lawyers for a rural Benton man charged with fatally shooting his sleeping wife plan to question whether he’s mentally competent...
Published on February 7, 2020 - Page 3
No one seriously hurt in accident HEMLOCK TWP. — No one was seriously hurt but both vehicles had to be towed early Sunday following a rear-end...
Published on February 7, 2020 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A judge has ruled that a young girl will be allowed to testify by video at trial here next week about allegedly being raped by a man at...
Published on February 7, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Bloomsburg woman who was prohibited from going to a residence in Berwick is facing charges after going there anyway and then fleeing,...
Published on February 7, 2020 - Page 5
CATAWISSA — A bill collector alleges a Catawissa woman defaulted on a pair of credit accounts. LVNV Funding of Canonsburg alleges Kelly Crawford,...
Published on February 6, 2020 - Page 1
DERRY TWP. — A disabled 17-year-old lived with her mother here in a trailer so filled with garbage and waste, the girl had to sleep on a piece of...