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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.

Top Story for Police, Emergency, and Courts

Suspect withdraws guilty plea Suspect withdraws guilty plea
4 weeks ago -
An expected sentencing in Indiana County court in a murder solicitation case was averted Monday when the defendant at the last minute withdrew his guilty plea. [Read More]

More Stories for Police, Emergency, and Courts

District attorney nominee vows to eliminate the death penalty
1 week ago -
PHILADELPHIA — A civil rights lawyer poised to become the city’s next district attorney while the current district attorney faces a bribery trial says he will immediately stop seeking the death penalty if elected and will prioritize education, drug treatment and job training. [Read More]
Former admiral gets 18 months in prison for lying Former admiral gets 18 months in prison for lying
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SAN DIEGO — The first U.S. Navy admiral convicted of a federal crime while on active duty was sentenced Wednesday to 18 months in prison for lying to investigators about a Malaysian defense contractor at the center of a massive corruption scandal. [Read More]
Chicago police release final version of use-of-force policy
1 week ago -
CHICAGO — The Chicago Police Department, struggling to regain public trust in the wake of a video of a white officer fatally shooting a black teenager 16 times, on Wednesday released a new use of force policy that requires officers undergo de-escalation training. [Read More]
Former United bus driver waives hearing Former United bus driver waives hearing
2 weeks ago -
A Homer City man accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a high school student faces possible trial in Indiana County Common Pleas Court. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
2 weeks ago -
Somebody entered an apartment at 1344 Locust St. between 2 p.m. Monday and 1 a.m. Tuesday, according to borough police. [Read More]
ACCIDENTS ACCIDENTS
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State police reported that Gerrick Duncan, of Newcomb, N.M., was injured at 6:03 p.m. Sunday when he wrecked a motorcycle on a ramp leading to Route 119 North. [Read More]
Judge denies Frein post-sentence motion
2 weeks ago -
MILFORD (AP) — A judge has rejected a motion to overturn the death sentence of a sniper who killed a Pennsylvania state trooper and wounded another outside their barracks. [Read More]
Cosby says he doesn't want to testify at sex assault trial Cosby says he doesn't want to testify at sex assault trial
2 weeks ago -
PHILADELPHIA — Bill Cosby said he doesn’t expect to testify at his sexual assault trial and suggested that racism “could be” behind the scores of accusations against him. [Read More]
Parents to stand trial on lesser charges in toddler's meth-eating Parents to stand trial on lesser charges in toddler's meth-eating
2 weeks ago -
PINE GROVE (AP) — Parents of a toddler who ingested methamphetamine in their Pennsylvania home have waived their right to a preliminary hearing on reduced charges and ordered to stand trial. [Read More]
Jailhouse videos show quirks of church gunman Jailhouse videos show quirks of church gunman
2 weeks ago -
CHARLESTON, S.C. — A week before the sentencing phase of his trial, Dylann Roof got a visit in jail from his mother, who pleaded with him to reconsider his decision to act as his own lawyer in the fatal shootings of nine black worshippers at a South Carolina church. [Read More]
Georgia carries out first execution of the year Georgia carries out first execution of the year
2 weeks ago -
JACKSON, Ga. — Georgia today carried out its first execution this year, putting to death a man convicted of killing his 73-year-old neighbor 25 years ago. [Read More]
Woman cleared by jury in hit-for-hire case Woman cleared by jury in hit-for-hire case
2 weeks ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
A woman accused as a go-between in a murder-for-hire scheme has been cleared of the charges by an Indiana County Common Pleas Court jury. [Read More]
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