Review Urged After 3 Parolees Charged In Separate HomicidesProsecutors and corrections officers are urging a review of Pennsylvania's parole practices following the arrests of three parolees in unrelated homicides committed over the past two months.
Prosecutors Issue Guidelines On Probes Of Police ShootingsThe group that represents Pennsylvania prosecutors issued guidelines Tuesday for investigating shootings by police officers.
Officials Warn Of New Drug Causing Large Number Of Overdoses In Pa.The district attorney of Luzerne County has issued an alert warning of a new drug causing an overwhelming number of overdoses near western Pennyslvania.
Gov. Wolf Imposes Moratorium On Death PenaltyNewly elected Gov. Tom Wolf imposed a moratorium on the death penalty in the state Friday, calling the current system of capital punishment "error prone, expensive and anything but infallible."