Appeals Court Hears Arguments In Corruption Case Of Former Westmoreland Co. Sheriff A defense attorney for a sheriff accused of corruption has told Pennsylvania appeals court judges that his client should not be tried again after his first case ended in a mistrial.
New Westmoreland Co. Sheriff Claims His Office Was Trashed On First Day Of WorkThe new Westmoreland County sheriff claims he found his office absolutely trashed on his first day of work.
Judge Says No To Motion Of Acquittal In Westmoreland Co. Sheriff Corruption CaseWestmoreland County Sheriff Jonathan Held was back in court on Friday, just weeks after his trial on corruption charges ended in a mistrial.
Westmoreland Co. Sheriff's 2 Teenage Sons Charged In Florida Armed RobberyThe Westmoreland County sheriff's two teenage sons are facing charges. They're accused of robbery and theft in Florida.
State Prosecutors Announce Plans To Retry Westmoreland Co. SheriffState prosecutors say they will retry the Westmoreland County sheriff after his first corruption trial ended in a mistrial.
Mistrial Declared In Westmoreland Co. Sheriff's Corruption TrialA mistrial has been declared in Westmoreland County Sheriff Jonathan Held's corruption trial.
Jury Begins Deliberations In Westmoreland Co. Sheriff Corruption TrialClosing arguments are being held this morning in the corruption trial of Westmoreland County Sheriff Jonathan Held.
Judge Drops Charge In Westmoreland County Sheriff TrialA judge dropped one of the main charges in the trial of Westmoreland County Sheriff Jonathan Held on Thursday.
Trial Begins For Westmoreland County Sheriff Jonathan HeldCharged by the State Attorney Generals Office for allegedly using his staff to perform campaign activities on the clock, Sheriff Jonathan Held not surprisingly came under direct attack by prosecutor Bobby Jo Wagner during her very short open arguments to the jury.
Jury Seated In Westmoreland Co. Sheriff's Corruption CaseA jury has been seated in the public corruption trial of the two-term Westmoreland County sheriff.
Westmoreland Co. Sheriff's Dept. Facing Shortage Of DeputiesThe Westmoreland County Sheriff's Department is looking for a few good deputies.
Westmoreland Co. Sheriff In Court For Pre-Trial Hearing In Corruption CaseThe Westmoreland County Sheriff is accused of making his staff do campaign work on the job, and he was in court Monday for a pre-trial hearing.
Westmoreland Co. Commissioners Ask State Lawmakers To Begin Impeachment Process For Embattled SheriffWestmoreland County's three commissioners sent a letter on Wednesday to state lawmakers, urging them to "investigate and address serious complaints" against Sheriff Jonathan Held.
Agents Raid Westmoreland County Sheriff's Office, Seize Computers & FilesAgents with the state attorney general's office raided the Westmoreland County Sheriff's Office Friday morning.
Westmoreland Co. Sheriff To Stand Trial On Corruption ChargesFollowing a two-hour preliminary hearing on Thursday, Westmoreland County Sheriff Jonathan Held was ordered to stand trial on three charges, all involving alleged public corruption.