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Police, Emergency, and Courts

Read police and emergency services reports here on The Indiana Gazette Online. Find daily police blotters, accident reports, and roundups of emergencies handled by Indiana County area fire departments. Follow the cases through the legal system from the district court dockets through the sentencing reports from Indiana County Common Pleas Court.

More Stories for Police, Emergency, and Courts

Chase suspect critical after being shot
2 weeks ago -
MONROEVILLE (AP) — A man was in critical condition after he allegedly fired at four officers who then returned fire after a 30-mile police chase through several western Pennsylvania communities. No officers were wounded. [Read More]
Couple in Craigslist slaying sentenced to life Couple in Craigslist slaying sentenced to life
2 weeks ago -
SUNBURY — A newlywed couple whose Craigslist ad lured a stranger to his death were sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole by a judge who said their “permanent removal” from society is appropriate. [Read More]
Man wanted girl, 5, for sex, AG says
2 weeks ago -
BUTLER (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he was trying to meet a 5-year-old girl for sex. [Read More]
Official: Child with lighter started fire
2 weeks ago -
ALTOONA (AP) — Authorities in central Pennsylvania said a child playing with a cigarette lighter apparently started a blaze that sent seven people to the hospital, including three firefighters. [Read More]
Lonely man called 911, police say
2 weeks ago -
HARRISON CITY (AP) — A Pennsylvania man has been charged with making three 911 calls to report bogus emergencies simply because he was lonely and wanted paramedics to show up. [Read More]
Man accused in parking lot dare
2 weeks ago -
BUTLER (AP) — Police said a Pennsylvania man caused more than $14,000 damage to several other vehicles when he took a dare to do a “doughnut” with his pickup truck in a bar parking lot. [Read More]
Convicted Florida felon kills daughter, 6 grandchildren Convicted Florida felon kills daughter, 6 grandchildren
2 weeks ago -
BELL, Fla. — A man who spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, his adult daughter and himself in a rampage at a home where authorities in the small Florida town say they had been called to in the past. [Read More]
New York couple faces federal charges
2 weeks ago -
ALBANY, N.Y. — The couple accused of kidnapping two young Amish sisters in northern New York were charged Thursday in federal court with sexual exploitation of children and possession of child pornography. [Read More]
Man faces arson charge in huge California wildfire
2 weeks ago -
PLACERVILLE, Calif. — Thousands of firefighters kept a huge and still-growing wildfire from burning homes in Northern California while a man with a long criminal history faced charges of deliberately starting the blaze that drove some 2,800 people from their homes, authorities said. [Read More]
Home Depot confirms largest breach, affecting 56 million Home Depot confirms largest breach, affecting 56 million
2 weeks ago -
SAN FRANCISCO — Home Depot said Thursday that the account information of 56 million cardholders was compromised in what is the largest known breach of a retail company’s computer network. [Read More]
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