Former Plum teacher Joseph Ruggieri, accused of institutional sexual assault, has been granted house arrest but with the restriction of no contact with witnesses and no internet or cell phone availability in his home during house arrest.
Judge Lester Nauhaus has ordered former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin to return to house arrest.
A mother whose toddler drowned in a bathtub last year faces sentencing Monday morning.
A former local principal was back in court today where he was sentenced on charges he exposed himself at a North Hills gym.
A mother from Bethel Park showed up in a courtroom today with a personal check in hand and an apology.
A judge sentenced a bus driver today in connection with a deadly crash involving a freight train in Butler County.
Former city employee Christine Kebr has been sentenced to three years of probation for her conviction in a bid rigging conspiracy with businessman Art Bedway.
The house arrest sentence for former state Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin has been dropped, but could mean she’ll see jail time.
The father of a toddler who drowned in a bathtub earlier this year has been sentenced to a term of three months to just under two years in jail.
Former Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper has pleaded guilty to federal charges that he conspired to steal city police funds deposited into unauthorized credit union accounts and willfully failed to file income tax returns.
Attorneys for Joan Orie Melvin accused prosecutors of launching a “venomous personal attack” on the former Supreme Court justice because they believe she should have been sent to prison in the wake of her campaign corruption conviction.
A former Sharon High School football player accused of attacking his former coach will go to trial.
An elderly funeral home directory, accused of killing a man will get house arrest until his trial.
An Indiana County woman is headed to trial in the drowning death of her young son.
A suspended Allegheny County police officer, charged in several road rage incidents, is now out of jail but he’s not exactly a free man.