Crime and Courts

Published on June 23, 2020 - Page 8
BRIAR CREEK — A Bloomsburg man who had been arrested by Berwick Police early March 1, was found by officers several hours later in a ditch on Freas...
Published on June 22, 2020 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — Police who pulled over a woman for speeding and driving erratically on Route 487 found straws containing white residue and a 2-foot...
Published on June 22, 2020 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — Just nine days after a Bloomsburg man was stabbed in a fight and underwent emergency surgery, he was charged with driving under the...
Published on June 22, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg mother whom police say smoked marijuana and left drugs within reach of her 2-year-old son was charged with child...
Published on June 22, 2020 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man was sentenced to pay fines of $600 for possessing drug use items after telling a judge that he was “a changed man” since...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A children’s dentist ousted by Geisinger in 2018 has sued the hospital system, describing a hostile work environment in which superiors...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man busted in the past for operating a meth lab was charged with drug dealing here after town police said he sold heroin to an...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A Bloomsburg woman was arrested and charged with possession of crystal methamphetamine the day she was released from Northumberland...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — A Berwick man is charged with failing to disclose past mental health treatment in trying to purchase a rifle at Susquehanna Valley...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man is accused of breaking into a garage along Millville Road and stealing power tools, hand tools, two bicycles and a...
Published on June 21, 2020 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman who let a homeless acquaintance sleep on her couch on a December night last year, woke up to find the man gone and...
Published on June 20, 2020 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — Two men from Berwick and Danville were sentenced this week to six years each in federal prison for their admitted roles in a six-...
Published on June 20, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick officer’s recognition of a borough man who was driving when known to have a suspended license led to drug-related charges against...
Published on June 20, 2020 - Page 3
Berwick defendant: ‘I just like guns’ BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who admitted lying on a gun form while trying to buy a firearm told a judge “I just...
Published on June 20, 2020 - Page 8
EXETER TWP. — State Police say they have arrested a man for killing the second assistant chief of the Mount Zion Bicentennial Fire Co. Friday....
Published on June 19, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Scott Township man who threatened his neighbor with a knife, then a baseball bat while awaiting sentencing for illegally possessing...
Published on June 19, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A town man charged with setting a porch on fire and suspected in three other garage fires on the east end of Bloomsburg was ordered by a...
Published on June 19, 2020 - Page 4
Danville teen cited in crash HEMLOCK TWP. — An 18-year-old Danville man suffered cuts to his legs and a minor cut to the head when he crashed a car...
Published on June 17, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man sought in a recent series of sex assaults was jailed late Monday after U.S. Marshals allegedly found him hiding beneath...
Published on June 17, 2020 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — A man seen holding an open can of beer before entering a local beer outlet here was charged with drunken driving when an officer arrived...
Published on June 17, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A driver who went the wrong way through the parking lot at Bloom Diner, then sped off on East Main Street, was arrested for driving with...
Published on June 17, 2020 - Page 5
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Catawissa man fled Walmart on June 12 with a shopping cart containing items worth more than $200, police allege. Gerald C. Wetzel...
Published on June 16, 2020 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Editor SALEM TWP. — A man charged Monday with child rape escaped custody here, knocking an officer unconscious on the pavement...
Published on June 15, 2020 - Page 1
ELYSBURG — A man told police he used “super glue” to keep a wound above his left eye shut after his ex-girlfriend punched him in the face, according...
Published on June 15, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A homeless man arrested here for public drunkenness struggled with police, banged his head against a screen inside a police cruiser, and...
Published on June 15, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck man slammed a door on his ex-girlfriend’s daughter May 24, causing bleeding to the left side of her face, police said....
Published on June 15, 2020 - Page 5
DANVILLE — A man banned from Housing Authority properties here was arrested after he was found at Beaver Place Apartments, police said. Matthew...
Published on June 14, 2020 - Page 1
A local man has been arrested four times in the past two months by police departments in four different municipalities for drug-related offenses —...
Published on June 14, 2020 - Page 1
A Berwick woman jailed for hitting and pepper-spraying her boyfriend later battled police and tried to kick out the window of a cruiser, then used a...
Published on June 14, 2020 - Page 3
Plane sets down on I-81; no injuries FOSTER TWP. — A plane made an emergency landing on Interstate 81 here Friday evening. Troopers responding to...