Indiana, PA - Indiana County

Indiana, PA :: News :: Police, Emergency, And Courts

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

Kansas infant left in hot car dies
3 days ago -
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 10-month-old Kansas girl died after being strapped for more than two hours inside a sweltering car, and police arrested a foster parent who said he’d forgotten about her until something on TV jogged his memory, an official said Friday. [Read More]
History of violence cited in Pennsylvania hospital shooting History of violence cited in Pennsylvania hospital shooting
3 days ago -
MEDIA (AP) — A psychiatric patient who killed his caseworker — and grazed his psychiatrist before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back — has a lengthy history of gun arrests, violence and mental health problems, authorities said. [Read More]
Police hunt for two who carjacked SUV, killed three Police hunt for two who carjacked SUV, killed three
3 days ago -
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police were searching for two men who carjacked an SUV and plowed into a group of children and adults selling fruit to raise money for their church, killing three kids and critically injuring their mother and the carjacking victim. [Read More]
Feds monitoring New York death
3 days ago -
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Friday the Justice Department is “closely monitoring” New York City’s investigation into the death of a man who was placed in an apparent chokehold by a police officer arresting him on suspicion of selling loose, untaxed cigarettes. [Read More]
Toddler dies when driver backs over her
4 days ago -
SMICKSBURG — An 18-month-old girl was killed late Thursday afternoon when she was run over by a vehicle at her family’s home along Route 954 near Smicksburg, the Indiana County coroner’s office reported. [Read More]
INDIANA DISTRICT COURT DOCKET
4 days ago -
Defendants have been named in criminal charges filed before Magisterial District Judge Guy Haberl, of Indiana. Criminal complaints and affidavits of probable cause are not evidence of guilt in a criminal case. [Read More]
Homer City police target aggressive drivers on 119
4 days ago -
To increase safety on Route 119, the Homer City Police Department is stepping up its patrols for aggressive driving, targeting drivers who speed, tailgate, pass improperly and run red lights, through Sept. 14. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
4 days ago -
State police have charged a Blairsville woman with driving under the influence of drugs while transporting a mentally challenged patient under her supervision. [Read More]
ACCIDENTS
4 days ago -
State police reported a truck driven by Michael McSherry, 22, of Lower Burrell, ran into cars driven by Vance Byram, 55, of Indiana, and Sarah McFadden, 20, of Kittanning, at 5:22 p.m. Wednesday on Route 380 near Hilty Road. [Read More]
Dad charged in fatal dresser fall
4 days ago -
ALIQUIPPA (AP) — The attorney for a Pennsylvania man charged with involuntary manslaughter after a dresser fell on his two toddler daughters says their deaths were a “tragic accident,” not a crime. [Read More]
Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Indiana, PA Radar
current conditions icon 64°F
Real Feel© 64°F
Wind NW / 3mph