Crime and Courts

Published on November 14, 2018 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Benton man stopped by police for having a loud exhaust system had 1,000 glassine bags containing heroin in his pocket, police said....
Published on November 13, 2018 - Page 1
BERWICK — A wanted man was found to have a bandanna, a loaded CO2 pellet gun and a flashlight after he ran from police and was later caught in the...
Published on November 13, 2018 - Page 1
BERWICK — “The other car came out of nowhere,” a crash victim allegedly told police early Oct. 28. But the investigating officer was suspicious....
Published on November 13, 2018 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — President Judge Thomas A. James had some words of advice for the 11 defendants entering the ARD program last week in Columbia County...
Published on November 12, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey man found sitting on the ground by officers had a “vape pen” containing concentrated marijuana oil, police say. Just after...
Published on November 12, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A restaurant owner cited with punching a waitress in the back was cleared in court Monday after video surveillance cast “a lot of doubt...
Published on November 12, 2018 - Page 1
MIFFLINVILLE — A man on heroin and meth crawling shirtless in the Mifflinville Fire Company’s parking lot Oct. 8 pulled an empty bag of heroin out of...
Published on November 12, 2018 - Page 4
Cops: Man DUI near school in morning FRANKLIN TWP. — A man pulled over just before 8 a.m. near Southern Columbia schools was charged with drunken...
Published on November 12, 2018 - Page 5
Police: Man used fake $100 bill MILLVILLE — A man is accused of using a counterfeit $100 bill to buy cigarettes at Dog Gone Fuel Oct. 1. Police...
Published on November 12, 2018 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — A woman nabbed shoplifting at Dollar General on Market Street also had fentanyl and meth in her possession when confronted by police,...
Published on November 12, 2018 - Page 12
BERWICK — A man allegedly took off running from a police officer who confronted him about an arrest warrant. Berwick Police Sgt. Stephen Levan...
Published on November 11, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A clerk wrestled a teen wearing a pumpkin mask to the floor of the Uni-Mart along Lightstreet Road early Friday after the youth tried to...
Published on November 11, 2018 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A man who was drinking alcohol in the middle of a street during Homecoming weekend told police he found a bag of cocaine at a party on...
Published on November 11, 2018 - Page 4
Cops: Driver was on meth BERWICK — Police pulled over an SUV with a burned-out taillight and discovered a driver with a suspended license who was...
Published on November 11, 2018 - Page 4
WILKES-BARRE — A 14-year-old girl has been charged as an adult in the stabbing death of a former boyfriend of her mother, a city man who had ties to...
Published on November 11, 2018 - Page 5
Nescopeck man guilty in drug case BERWICK — A man was ordered to pay $584 in fines after pleading guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia....
Published on November 11, 2018 - Page 5
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Danielle C. Mucciolo, 32, of 5005 Sweppenheiser Drive, was ordered to pay a $132 fine after her dog got loose and ran onto the...
Published on November 10, 2018 - Page 1
BERWICK — A drunken Berwick man drove through police tape blocking roads and parking lots adjacent to the collapsed Masonic Building and struck a PPL...
Published on November 10, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man wearing a Halloween mask attempted to rob a convenience store here early Friday, authorities say. The suspect, described as a...
Published on November 10, 2018 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — After reviewing evidence of misbehavior in the Columbia County Sheriff’s office, a federal judge has ruled that a female deputy...

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