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Three charged in armed assault, robbery of juvenile
DELAWARE TWP (March 21) - Suspects held in lieu of high bail following the March 18th incident
Monroe County man convicted of sex and drug trafficking
SCRANTON (March 21) - Fredrick Brown forced several women into prostitution between 2011 and 2014
Wayne County man arrested for felony DWI in NY
HARRIS NY (March 21) - Germain Clark, of Damascus, arrested after running his car off a highway in Sullivan County
Man caught in sex sting gets long prison sentence
MILFORD (March 20) - Defendant, who tried to entice underage girls via text and phone, was one of three sentenced to state prison in Pike County Court
Police investigating suspicious fire
STROUD TWP (March 20) - Fire happened Saturday, March 16, at at 138 Ryan Drive, Stroud Township
Effort man gets 17 to 34 on murder conviction
STROUDSBURG (March 19) - Kyle Kresge was convicted in December of shooting Lawrence Purcell Jr., in December 2017
Pike County establishes a Re-entry Coalition to foster safer communities
MILFORD (March 18) - The goal is to further reduce recidivism among Pike jail inmates, already well below national average
One dead in Monroe County shooting
POCONO TWP (March 14) - Police say a woman shot a man after he threatened her with a knife
Seven arrested in Wayne County in meth/heroin bust
(March 14) (March 14) - DA’s office says the undercover investigation centered in Hawley and the townships of Berlin and Texas
Woman dead in Monroe fire
MIDDLE SMITHFIELD TWP (March 13) - An autopsy today will try to determine the woman’s identity
Three receive state prison sentences in Pike County Court
MILFORD (March 13) - The three, convicted in unrelated investigations, were among several recently sentenced
Driver killed in I-80 crash
TUNKHANNOCK TWP – Rear-end collision involving a car and a tractor-trailer happened Sunday morning near I-380
“Flower Power” in Philly
PHILADELPHIA (March 7) - This year's annual Philadelphia Flower Show inspired, in part, by the Woodstock Music Fest, 50 years ago, in neary Sullivan County NY
Pike man arrested for DWI in NY
MAMARONECK (March 7) - Zoran Vukosavljevic, of Bushkill, with a prior DWI conviction, stopped in Westchester County, outside New York City
Snowy first weekend of March
POCONOS (March 1) - Potential for heavy snow Sunday night, with a bit of light snow Saturday morning
Wolf introduces PA GI Bill
FORT INDIANTOWN GAP (March 1) - First education program to support PA National Guard member families
Pike County rolling out new voting equipment
MILFORD (February 22) - The new system will be online for the May primary
Congressman holds town hall meeting in Milford
MILFORD (February 20) - Large crowd turns out for the Democrat Matt Cartwright in heavily Republican Pike County
ESU to launch Doctorate in Health Sciences in fall 2019
EAST STROUDSBURG (February 20) - Degrees will be offered in two concentrations: Health Management and Administration and Advanced Research Administration
Virginia man gets up to 15 years for identity theft in Pike County
MILFORD (February 12) - The defendant, who run up $80,000 on a fraudulently obtained credit card, was one of several sentenced recently in Pike County Court
Arrest made in Pike drug death
DELAWARE TWP (February 9) - Kyle Piekenbrock, of Dingmans Ferry, charged with the overdose death of James Read, a year ago
Monroe fugitive arrested
POTTSVILLE (February 9) - Robert Scifo, Jr., arrested in Schuylkill County
New voting system demonstrated for Pike County
MILFORD (February 7) - The new system, using paper ballots that are scanned and stored, will debut in the May primary
Monroe County man guilty in heroin trafficking conspiracy
SCRANTON (February 7) - Arthur Taylor, of Tobyhanna, admitted being a member of a notorious street gang
Four arrested in string of home invasions
COOLBAUGH TWP (February 6) – The burglaries happened last October at several addresses in a Pocono Country Place
Driver faces several felony charges after chase
TOBYHANNA TWP (February 6) – Suspect at one point rammed a State Police patrol car
Delaware and Stroud townships awarded funds for multimodal projects
EAST STROUDSBURG (February 5) - Over $1 million will be shared by the two municipalities
Elderly victim of skiing accident dies
POCONO TWP (February 5) - The 80-year-old man fell at Camelback Resort Saturday morning
Fentanyl ring tied to three deaths broken up
MILFORD (February 1) - The ring operated in Pike and Wayne Counties
Child molester gets long prison sentence
HONESDALE   (February 1) - Mark Blevins will spend up to 30 years in state prison for assaulting a five-year-old girl
Pike County Court sentences
MILFORD (January 31) - Several defendants appeared for sentencing on a variety of crimes
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area resumes operations
BUSHKILL (January 30) – It will take a bit more time for all normally operating winter areas and activities to get up and running
Monroe man sentenced to prison for heroin and sex trafficking
SCRANTON (January 29) - Jamiel Simms could spend more than 12 years in federal prison for his participation in a conspiracy
Tonkin seeks fourth term as Pike DA
MILFORD (January 25) - Republican Tonkin’s tenure as District Attorney includes 14 murder convictions, among them, cop killer Eric Frein
Diocese of Scranton launches Independent Survivors Compensation Program
SCRANTON (January 23) - “Our first priorities are to provide support for survivors of child sexual abuse” said Joseph Bambera, Bishop of Scranton
Ice flying from big rig seriously injuries passsenger in car
SMITHFIELD TWP (January 23) - The incident happened Tuesday on Interstate 80