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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.

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Son held for trial in retired professor's slaying Son held for trial in retired professor's slaying
2 weeks ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
An Indiana man has been ordered to stand trial on charges that he fatally beat his mother in their home early last year. [Read More]

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POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Indiana police said Stephen Hill, 31, of Robinson, was seen climbing through a window of a residence along the 300 block of School Street at 4:20 p.m. Wednesday. [Read More]
Three officials charged in Flint water crisis Three officials charged in Flint water crisis
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FLINT, Mich. — The Flint water crisis has become a criminal case, with two state regulators and a city employee charged with official misconduct, evidence-tampering and other offenses over the lead contamination that alarmed the country and brought cries of racism. [Read More]
Attorney general won't seek hearing on leaked tapes Attorney general won't seek hearing on leaked tapes
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NORRISTOWN — Attorney General Kathleen Kane has dropped a court motion that accused prosecutors of leaking FBI recordings in her perjury and obstruction case to a newspaper. [Read More]
A decade later, officers plead guilty in Katrina bridge shootings A decade later, officers plead guilty in Katrina bridge shootings
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Five former New Orleans police officers pleaded guilty Wednesday in deadly shootings in the days following Hurricane Katrina, abruptly ending a decade-old case that tainted an already scandal-plagued police force and reawakened memories of the chaos and devastation from the catastrophic 2005 storm. [Read More]
Drug tunnel found on U.S.-Mexico border
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SAN DIEGO — U.S. authorities said Wednesday that they discovered a cross-border tunnel that ran a half-mile from a Tijuana house equipped with a large elevator to a lot in San Diego that was advertised as a wooden pallet business. [Read More]
Police: Man brutally beat his mother until dog jumped in Police: Man brutally beat his mother until dog jumped in
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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A Huntington man has been arrested after his mother says she was brutally beaten by her son until her dog intervened. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
2 weeks ago -
Tanisha Joyner rammed her ex-boyfriend’s vehicle with her car at 11:04 p.m. Sunday at 260 Green Valley Drive, state police at Indiana reported. Joyner, 25, was lodged at Indiana County Jail when she was unable to post $10,000 bond, court records show. [Read More]
ACCIDENT ACCIDENT
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Ronald P. Beck, 74, of Rochester Mills, suffered minor injuries during a two-vehicle accident Monday at Route 119 and Locust Road, according to state police in Punxsutawney. [Read More]
Daughter gets life term in mom’s death
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GREENSBURG (AP) — A woman has been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole in the bludgeoning death of her mother on New Year’s Eve 2013. [Read More]
U.S. judge approves reform plan for Ferguson
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ST. LOUIS — Reforms are expected to begin quickly in Ferguson now that a federal judge has approved a settlement between the U.S. Department of Justice and the city where 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer. [Read More]
Freeway shooting suspect released
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PHOENIX — A man charged in freeway shootings that rattled Phoenix last year has been released from jail amid questions about the evidence that authorities say links him to the crimes. [Read More]
Police: Woman OD'd in vehicle Police: Woman OD'd in vehicle
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An Indiana woman overdosed on drugs while driving and endangered a toddler riding in her vehicle late Monday afternoon in the First Ward, police said. [Read More]
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