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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

Lookalike has been stopped repeatedly Lookalike has been stopped repeatedly
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CANADENSIS (AP) — A northeastern Pennsylvania resident said he’s been stopped and questioned more than 20 times by authorities who have mistaken him for a man sought in the killing of a state trooper, including one encounter at gunpoint that left him fearing for his life. [Read More]
Missouri police preparing for grand jury decision
2 days ago -
FERGUSON, Mo. — Missouri police have been brushing up on constitutional rights and stocking up on riot gear to prepare for a grand jury’s decision about whether to charge a white police officer who fatally shot a black 18-year-old in suburban St. Louis. [Read More]
NYC police kill man wielding hatchet NYC police kill man wielding hatchet
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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police shot and killed a hatchet-wielding man on Thursday after he suddenly attacked a group of patrol officers without warning in broad daylight on a busy commercial district in Queens. [Read More]
Dad: White House fence jumper has 'mental health' issues Dad: White House fence jumper has 'mental health' issues
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WASHINGTON — The latest person to climb over the White House fence had the paranoid belief he was being watched by cameras and had previously been arrested at the executive mansion, his father said. [Read More]
Police: Jail inmate damages sprinkler system
3 days ago -
An Indiana County Jail inmate damaged a fire sprinkler fixture and caused about $5,500 of damage to his cell and the surrounding area, then threatened jail employees with a sprinkler head, state police reported. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
3 days ago -
William Beasley, 19, of Pittsburgh, was charged on Oct. 14 by Indiana Borough police with possession of a small amount of marijuana, retail theft and underage drinking in connection with an incident at 2:20 a.m. Oct. 11 at Giant Eagle Express, 435 S. Seventh St. [Read More]
ACCIDENT
3 days ago -
State police reported a car driven by Marie Singerman, 50, of Apollo, traveled off Hancock Avenue, hit two parked vehicles near Poplar Street, and then came to rest in some yew bushes in a yard at 1433 Hancock Ave. No one was reported to be injured. [Read More]
Ex-student waives hearing on threat
3 days ago -
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — A 20-year-old former Penn State student has waived his right to a preliminary hearing on charges he threatened a shooting at a student center. [Read More]
Judge: Evidence collection stands
3 days ago -
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — A judge said he won’t throw out evidence collected from the chambers of a retired western Pennsylvania judge accused of stealing cocaine seized in police investigations. [Read More]
Woman: Pot sales helped pay bills
3 days ago -
BUTLER (AP) — A 65-year-old Pennsylvania woman has admitted selling hundreds of pounds of marijuana from her home but says she needed the money to raise several grandchildren after her daughter died. [Read More]
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