Cops: Man Locked Out Of House Locked Up For Unpaid Fines Police say a man who locked himself out of his house wound up locked up in jail once emergency responders realized he had unpaid court fines.
Lawmakers Want To Extend Statutes For Church Abuse VictimsOutraged over the sex abuse scandal in the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese, state lawmakers are calling for justice for the alleged victims.
Victim Of Clergy Sex Abuse Hopes Central Pa. Scandal Sends Harrisburg A MessageRobert Mizic, 45, lives in the small Westmoreland County borough of Vandergrift.
Grand Jury: 2 Bishops Hid Sex Abuse Of Hundreds Of Children Two Roman Catholic bishops who led a central Pennsylvania diocese helped cover up the sexual abuse of hundreds of children by over 50 priests or religious leaders over a 40-year period, according to a grand jury report issued Tuesday.
Altoona Priest Placed On Leave Over Child-Sex Abuse AllegationsA central Pennsylvania priest has been placed on leave over a child-sex abuse allegation from more than 30 years ago.
Missing 19-Year-Old Found In AltoonaA missing teenager has been found safely in Altoona.
Man Found Guilty Of Kidnapping Daughter Sentenced To 8-22 Years In PrisonThe man found guilty of kidnapping his own daughter and causing a standoff in Altoona last year was back in court today to be sentenced.
Police: Shoplifting Suspect Had Raspberry Cookies In PantsPolice say a repeat shoplifter has been caught with his pants up - but full of raspberry cookies.
Jury Deliberating After Man Accused Of Kidnapping Daughter Takes StandThe trial of a man accused of kidnapping his own daughter and causing a lengthy standoff took that stand in his own defense today.
Trial Begins For Man Accused Of Kidnapping Daughter, Initiating StandoffThe trial of a man accused of kidnapping his own daughter and then taking the toddler to Altoona, causing a lengthy standoff starts today.
Gun Goes Off During Easter Church Service In AltoonaAltoona churchgoers were startled when a gun went off during Easter services.
Death Row Inmate Gets 5-10 Years For Hitting Lawyer In CourtA man on death row in the killing of his girlfriend in 2004 has been sentenced to 5-10 years in prison for sucker-punching his lawyer by swinging his cuffed hands during a court hearing.