Crime and Courts

Published on December 8, 2019 - Page 3
Berwick man sues to evict his son BERWICK — A man filed a complaint in Berwick district court recently seeking to have his son evicted from their...
Published on December 8, 2019 - Page 4
Cops: Man with hatchet had pipe BERWICK — Police were dispatched to a report of a man holding a hatchet in the area of West Second and Oak streets...
Published on December 8, 2019 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — An Aristes man convicted at trial last summer of fondling an 11-year-old girl in his home has been given the maximum county prison...
Published on December 7, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man will spend up to a decade in prison for killing a man last year when he drove head-on into another car while high on pot...
Published on December 7, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student told police last month she had been dragged into a car on upper campus by two men wearing masks and then...
Published on December 7, 2019 - Page 3
ANTHONY TWP. — A man who put 70 cents in a payment box rather than the $80 he owed for items he took from a business is facing a theft charge, police...
Published on December 7, 2019 - Page 5
LOYALSOCK TWP. — A Paxinos man was jailed for allegedly robbing a woman of her purse and pushing her violently into a structure last month at a...
Published on December 7, 2019 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Eight people entered Columbia County’s ARD probation as first offenders on Thursday, giving them a chance to clear their arrest records...
Published on December 6, 2019 - Page 1
For the Press Enterprise WILKES-BARRE — A former veteran Berwick Area school teacher and coach who pleaded guilty in August to 10 felony counts of...
Published on December 6, 2019 - Page 5
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Police found six Percocets in a Berwick man’s shoe during a traffic stop, according to court paperwork. Justin Ruskuski, 25, of...
Published on December 6, 2019 - Page 11
BERWICK — A Berwick woman found asleep at the wheel with a glass smoking pipe next to her on Oct. 30 said she was trying to get to a friend’s house,...
Published on December 6, 2019 - Page 11
DANVILLE — A former Danville man ordered to spend 10 days in jail for violating a protection from abuse order had that sentence removed just moments...
Published on December 6, 2019 - Page 13
SOUTH CENTRE TWP.—A driver who traveled down an embankment of Interstate 80 and hit several trees avoided injury in a car accident here early...
Published on December 5, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A suspected drunken driving accident leveled a garage behind a North Market Street house here last week, leaving it collapsed on an alley...
Published on December 5, 2019 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg teen was charged with furnishing alcohol to other minors who showed up to drink at her apartment early Nov. 30, arrest...
Published on December 5, 2019 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman who overdosed after eating fentanyl while incarcerated at Columbia County Prison will be given a chance at entering drug...
Published on December 5, 2019 - Page 4
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A woman stopped on a warrant on Oct. 29 had a 40 grams of crystal meth and a digital scale in her vehicle, charges state....
Published on December 5, 2019 - Page 6
SCOTT TWP. — Three men from East Stroudsburg are facing drug-related charges after police found some marijuana along with vape pens and other items...
Published on December 5, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — When police responded to the report of a man wanting to harm himself at the Turkey Hill store on Front Street on Nov. 11, he told them he...
Published on December 4, 2019 - Page 3
MAHONING TWP. — The following civil complaints have been filed in the office of District Judge Marvin Shrawder. Defendants in such cases sometimes...
Published on December 4, 2019 - Page 3
Troopers: Danville driver hurt in crash VALLEY TWP. — A woman crashed a pickup into an embankment on Columbia Hill Saturday, according to State...
Published on December 4, 2019 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Northampton County man was arrested for driving drunk after he struck a parked vehicle with his own car in the 100 block of West...
Published on December 4, 2019 - Page 5
SCOTT TWP. — A Stillwater man was charged with having a small amount of marijuana along with a homemade bong found by police during a traffic stop...
Published on December 4, 2019 - Page 9
Cops: Man kicks trash cans over BLOOMSBURG — A man cited for being disorderly by kicking over two trash cans late at night in the 100 block of Iron...
Published on December 4, 2019 - Page 17
DANVILLE — A Danville man who repeatedly skipped out on court appearances was offered bail to spend time with his dying mother. Rohn Koch, 52, was...
Published on December 4, 2019 - Page 17
DANVILLE — The following landlord/tenant complaints were recently filed in the office of District Judge Marvin Shrawder. Sometimes such cases are...
Published on December 3, 2019 - Page 1
DANVILLE — An Elysburg woman will need to be monitored for a variety of diseases for six years because Geisinger failed to sterilize surgical...
Published on December 3, 2019 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man seen driving at night without headlights on was charged with driving drunk when stopped by State Police on Iron Street...
Published on December 3, 2019 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A Berwick woman had her 9-year-old in the car when she was involved in a one-vehicle crash — which ripped off a tire from her vehicle —...
Published on December 3, 2019 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — An Allentown teen was charged with having a bag of marijuana in the center console of her vehicle when pulled over for a traffic...
Published on December 2, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A father and son both wanted by authorities led police on a foot chase Oct. 27 after the motor bike they were riding hit a curb and fell to...
Published on December 2, 2019 - Page 1
SUGARLOAF TWP. — A Benton man who allegedly shot and killed his wife early Sunday told police he’d been dreaming an intruder was in the house. John...
Published on December 2, 2019 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A Bloomsburg University student caught with a small amount of marijuana and several items used to smoke it replied “weed” when asked by...
Published on December 2, 2019 - Page 3
DORRANCE TWP. — A 32-year-old man has been accused of setting a fire that destroyed a Wapwallopen-area couple’s home on Saturday. Randy Joseph Yost...
Published on December 1, 2019 - Page 3
Lawsuits filed MAHONING TWP. — The following civil complaints have been filed in the office of District Judge Marvin Shrawder. Defendants in such...
Published on December 1, 2019 - Page 6
WILKES-BARRE — City police arrested Shaasia Mack, 23, on charges she threatened a roommate during a fight about cleaning a cat litter box on...
Published on December 1, 2019 - Page 6
Vehicle hits deer on Interstate 80 MIFFLIN TWP. — A Hazleton couple escaped serious injury after their car struck a deer on Interstate 80 here...
Published on November 30, 2019 - Page 3
MAHONING TWP. — A Bloomsburg man wanted on a warrant from Columbia County Adult Probation, had drug paraphernalia on him when Mahoning Township...
Published on November 30, 2019 - Page 3
MUNCY CREEK TWP. — A Snapchat message between a teenager and a Benton man escalated to an indecent assault here, troopers told a Williamsport news...
Published on November 30, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man hit another car with his trailer, then gave a fake name when witnesses tracked him down, court papers say. David M. Feldi, 37, of...
Published on November 30, 2019 - Page 3
BRIAR CREEK TWP. —Police cited Jeremy Eugene Choppy, 39, of 89 Brentwood Circle, Bloomsburg, with public drunkenness at about 11 p.m. on Oct. 11 in...
Published on November 29, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A housecleaner accused of cleaning out the cash of one of his clients in Lightstreet last winter pleaded guilty to a felony offense of...
Published on November 29, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — Two Berwick men are charged with selling crystal methamphetamine to an undercover state narcotics agent at 619 LaSalle St. in January....
Published on November 28, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man robbed a Berwick bank Wednesday afternoon, forcing customers and employees to drop to the floor and then grabbing cash before fleeing...
Published on November 28, 2019 - Page 3
TREVORTON — A woman and her boyfriend have been charged with homicide in the beating death of a 3-year-old girl, State Police say. Arabella Parker...
Published on November 28, 2019 - Page 4
MIFFLINVILLE — A man seen driving erratically to his home was charged with drunken driving after he tried to turn into his driveway and struck a tree...
Published on November 27, 2019 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A man allegedly brandished a knife during a dispute with an ex-girlfriend and threatened to slash her car tire, according to police....
Published on November 27, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Williamsport woman repeatedly yelled at police, demanding her money back, after she was allegedly kicked out of a rap concert at...
Published on November 27, 2019 - Page 3
LIBERTY TWP. — A Danville teen lost control of his car on the interstate and crashed over a guide rail, police say. Sevon C. King, 19, was headed...
Published on November 27, 2019 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A Danville woman who told police they would have to drag her from her house to take her into custody is facing charges of resisting arrest...