Crime and Courts

Published on September 15, 2020 - Page 1
COOPER TWP. — A township supervisor is suing the township he leads, along with one of the other supervisors, after he says it mishandled a public...
Published on September 15, 2020 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — Police and firefighters responding to reports of a house fire last week quickly realized the fire was a hoax — meant to harass a woman...
Published on September 14, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man accused of firing shots in a Bloomsburg neighborhood last December was notably calmer when he agreed to a plea deal in Columbia...
Published on September 14, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — An Ohio woman stopped for driving carelessly along Interstate 80 told police she had a “small amount” of marijuana in her SUV, but a...
Published on September 13, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A woman formerly of Berwick pleaded guilty Friday to using methamphetamine while her four children were at home and also having...
Published on September 13, 2020 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — A New York City woman was charged with driving while impaired by alcohol and possibly marijuana when the SUV she was driving rear-ended...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A tractor-trailer driver from West Virginia who smashed his rig into a fine dining restaurant on Valentine’s Day while high on...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 1
PERRY TWP. — A Danville Area High School graduate fatally hit an Amish man with the SUV he was driving in April, then tried to cover it up, state...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A Mayberry Township man pleaded guilty here Wednesday to exposing himself to two young girls on several occasions while they visited his...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Perry County woman was driving drunk at more than twice the legal limit when her car hit the side of an apartment building, town...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Three passengers in a car stopped for a brake light malfunction were found to have drugs or drug use items on them, arrest papers say...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 3
SALEM TWP. — A Shickshinny man pulled over for erratic driving here led a police officer to suspect he may be drug-impaired after noticing one of his...
Published on September 11, 2020 - Page 1
MADISON TWP. — An estranged husband was arrested this week for assaulting his wife during an exchange of their two children in a driveway outside her...
Published on September 11, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick landlord accused of trying to stab two tenants with a screwdriver and threatening a third with a handgun saw his bail reduced...
Published on September 11, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — As she testified in a district courtroom Thursday, a 16-year-old girl carefully avoided looking at the man she says raped her last month in...
Published on September 9, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man who became “very fidgety” and kept pacing back and forth during a June 5 traffic stop was found to have several bundles of...
Published on September 9, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A police traffic stop because of a dark window tint led to drug charges against three people, after police allegedly discovered...
Published on September 9, 2020 - Page 3
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Charges against a Bloomsburg woman who police say was found to have a small amount of marijuana in her car were sent on for...
Published on September 9, 2020 - Page 8
Man cleared of misbehavior BERWICK — A Berwick man accused of using foul language and making crude gestures toward his neighbors was found not...
Published on September 8, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick 17-year-old was jailed as an adult here early Sunday, after police said he tried to hit a man over the head with a large,...
Published on September 8, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A driver stopped for having a large crack through his windshield also had a syringe and tourniquet, a suspended license and an arrest...
Published on September 7, 2020 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — Geisinger describes a lawsuit that one of its former dentists filed against the health system as petty and lacking in substance and...
Published on September 7, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man whose wife came to retrieve her belongings from their residence grabbed her by the arms, dragged her across the room and...
Published on September 6, 2020 - Page 1
VALLEY TWP. — A woman who was staying at the Super 8 Motel here, failed to stop for a Montour County sheriff’s deputy even though he had activated...
Published on September 6, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police who responded to a store manager’s report of an older woman using a walker who he believed had stolen two sandwiches also found...
Published on September 6, 2020 - Page 3
LIBERTY TWP. — A man stopped by police for erratic driving had been smoking marijuana, according to court papers. Harrison Glover, 41, of 17 E....
Published on September 6, 2020 - Page 3
CATAWISSA — Kimberly Connor of East Main Street, Catawissa, is seeking more than $12,000 from Drew Alexander of 106 Shawnee Road, Bloomsburg, who...
Published on September 5, 2020 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A woman who allegedly barged into a home and threatened a man just an hour after her release from prison Monday tried to avoid going back...
Published on September 5, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A new book by a Danville author has all the makings of a modern mystery: a forbidden romance, legal wrangling and even poison. But the...
Published on September 5, 2020 - Page 3
Cops: Man had meth BERWICK — A man pulled over for driving with a suspended license told an officer he “might” have “meth in a dollar bill,” court...