Chief Mark Holtzman of the Forward Township Police Department usually visits a magistrate because a suspect has to face a hearing there.
A same-sex couple who moved to Pennsylvania after being wed in Massachusetts has asked a court to force their new home state to recognize the marriage.
Jerry Sandusky’s challenge to his child molestation conviction goes before a state appeals court on Tuesday, as the former Penn State assistant football coach seeks to overturn a sentence that could keep him behind bars for life.
The teen accused of trying to kill his friend who had muscular dystrophy was held for trial Friday and will face charges as an adult.
The victim’s father told Judge Jeffrey Manning he visits his son’s grave every Sunday. The defendant told the judge she asks God and the victim’s family daily for forgiveness.
A jitney driver, an innocent bystander in a shooting in Homewood last week, was unable to appear in court Wednesday for a preliminary hearing for the suspect.
A Lawrence County man accused in connection with the shooting death of his father over a cell phone bill has been held for trial.
An Indiana County man accused of smothering his 20-month-old stepson appeared in court Tuesday.
The woman accused in a fatal motorcycle crash is now apologizing. Laura Gargiulo waived her case to trial today in court.
A local woman who is accused of harming her child in order to get attention was in court Friday afternoon for a hearing.
Robert Burton III, 19, had his first court appearance on charges connected to the robbery of Pierogies Plus in McKees Rocks earlier this month.
A Pittsburgh woman has been scheduled to change her not guilty plea in what federal prosecutors say was a $2 million scheme to sell phony magazine subscriptions door-to-door.
A man accused of giving a teenager sleeping pills and then raping her is now facing trial.
Washington County commissioners have decided to go ahead with plans for a county-wide property reassessment.
The hearing for a Butler County man accused of abusing his ex-girlfriend’s 7-year-old son was continued this afternoon.