SCRANTON — Two Pittston residents were indicted by a federal grand jury in Scranton for sex trafficking of children and producing and distributing child pornography, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced...
HANOVER TWP. — Township police reported the following:
HAZLE TWP. — State police say they are looking for an unknown male who stole a 32-inch Samsung LED TV from Walmart Super center on Airport Road on Saturday at around 1:20 a.m.
BUTLER TWP. — Township police reported the following:• Police said Sandra Gapinski, 65, lost control of her vehicle that struck a mailbox and a utility pole on Edgerock Drive on Nov. 16.
TUNKHANNOCK TWP. — State police at Tunkhannock and Towanda reported someone threw corn and other objects, damaging passing vehicles on state Route 307 in Overfield Township, U.S. Route 6 in Clinton Township and Route 6 in Tunkhannock Township on...
HANOVER TWP. — A wanted township man was arrested just after 10 p.m. Saturday while working at Shmoopy's Bar and Grill, township police said.
BERWICK — Police on Wednesday arrested Thomas Thoryk, 25, of Berwick, on charges he burglarized six homes and stole four firearms, a Dodge Dakota truck, money and jewelry valued at $2,000.
KINGSTON — Police charged a man with intentionally setting a fire to a garage out of boredom and assaulting a 15-year-old boy and stealing the boy's bicycle tires.
Food drive planned to fill empty shelves at Salvation Army
They're working to extinguish hunger.John Whispell, a Pittston firefighter, is teaming up with Lt. David Kelly of the West Pittston Salvation Army, for a unique food drive.
WILKES-BARRE — The Wilkes-Barre Police Anti-Crime Unit on Tuesday arrested five people, two of whom were arrested four months earlier at the same residence that the city had declared unfit for human habitation.
WILKES-BARRE — Police are investigating a robbery at the Turkey Hill Minit Market on Hazle Street early Sunday morning.
ASHLEY — After a Cook Street man was reported for harassing his ex-girlfriend via Facebook and text messages, the man, Jared Padden, 25, was slapped with drug-possession charges Wednesday as well as charges for harassment and making terroristic...