Two Pennsylvania county jail guards have been fired and charged with handcuffing an inmate to a shower stall for more than 30 minutes as they threw boxes, toilet paper rolls and rubber gloves filled with water at him.
It was a full house at a Hampton Township meeting Tuesday night.
It’s been eight years since Drew Whitley was released from prison, wrongfully convicted for the murder of 22-year-old Noreen Malloy outside the McDonald’s restaurant in Duquesne.
A judge has reversed his own ruling and ordered a teenage boy awaiting trial in a Pennsylvania high school stabbing rampage to remain in a juvenile detention center and receive mental health treatment there.
A psychiatric hospital has cited security concerns in its decision to refuse treatment to a teenager awaiting trial on charges he stabbed 20 fellow students and a security guard at his high school.
Police get calls almost daily from construction sites where new houses are being built or remodeled.
A judge is set to hear evidence and arguments about whether a 16-year-old boy charged in a stabbing rampage at a western Pennsylvania high school should be moved to a mental health facility.
A Monroeville woman is $2,000 poorer after she was targeted in a telephone scam.
Police are looking for a man who led officers on a chase through Monessen Thursday night.
The FBI wants to crack down on people who point laser pens at planes or helicopters.
A correction officer taken hostage by three inmates at an Ohio county jail has been released unharmed, and the inmates have been taken to a maximum-security facility.
Three Penn State University students were facing charges in a stabbing incident over the weekend that injured two students from another school as they were trying to visit a woman’s apartment, police said.
The McCandless mother of three who is charged with drowning and attempting to drown her two youngest sons was denied bail Thursday.
A mother from Bethel Park showed up in a courtroom today with a personal check in hand and an apology.
Jennifer Cutruzzula, 25, has apologized for the day she left her 8-month-old daughter in the woods, but says she felt like it was her only option.