29, Mar 2015 - Dauphin, PA Horse trainer sentenced to prison for rigging races
A Central Pennsylvania thoroughbred horse trainer was sentenced to prison for rigging races. David J. Wells, who raced horses Penn National Race Course in Grantville was sentenced to 5 years intermediate punishment with the first 6 months in prison. The first 3 months are to be served in the Dauphin County Prison followed by 3 [â€¦]
29, Mar 2015 - Dauphin, PA State: Moratorium wonâ€™t affect Selenski case; others arenâ€™t so sure
How will Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfâ€™s moratorium on the death penalty affect the ongoing case of convicted killer Hugo Selenski? It wonâ€™t, as his case and other death penalty cases will continue as scheduled, according to a spokesman representing state pr
25, Mar 2015 - Dauphin, PA Pa. Trainer Gets 6 Months For Drugging Horses, Rigging Races
A central Pennsylvania horse trainer has been sentenced to 6 months in prison for rigging races by drugging up his rides.
25, Mar 2015 - Lackawanna, PA Abington Heights High School mock trial team moves on to state competition
HARRISBURG â€” Abington Heights High School is one of 12 high schools that advanced to the 32nd Annual Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA) Statewide High School Mock Trial Competition to be held Friday, March 27, and Saturday, March 28, at the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg.
12, Oct 2014 - Dauphin, PA 2 turnpike defendants could see charges dropped
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) â€” Two of the remaining six defendants in the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission corruption case could see the charges against them dropped if a judge allows them to enter a diversion program.
12, Oct 2014 - Dauphin, PA Two turnpike defendants could see charges dropped
HARRISBURG â€“ Two of the remaining six defendants in the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission corruption case could see the charges against them dropped if a judge allows them to enter a diversion program.
10, Oct 2014 - Dauphin, PA Man heading to trial accused of trying to kills his ex-girlfriend
A Dauphin county man accused of hiring a hit man to kill his ex-girlfriend will go to trial. Christopher Gessner faces one count of criminal solicitation to commit murder. Police say Gessner contacted two inmates in the Dauphin county prison and offered them cash to kill his ex-girlfriend. In 2011 Pennsylvania State Police charged Gessner [â€¦]
09, Oct 2014 - PA and NY Attorney General Form Heroin Task Force
HARRISBURG,DAUPHIN COUNTY - Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane and New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced the creation of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Heroin Task Force (NEMA-HTF), a multistate heroin task force that will marshal the resources of top law-enforcement officers across Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states. In addition to New York and Pennsylvania, which will co ...
08, Oct 2014 - Clinton, PA Dauphin County man among four suspected child predators charged by AG
Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the arrest of four Pennsylvania men on unrelated charges as part of ongoing efforts to target the online sharing and distribution of child pornography. The latest arrests occurred over the past week in Dauphin, Philadelphia, Westmoreland and Clinton Counties. Phillip Stacy Schaffner of Dauphin County On Oct. 1, [â€¦]
03, Apr 2014 - Dauphin, PA Pa. man gets prison for firing bottle rocket
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A central Pennsylvania man is going to prison Thursday for firing off a bottle rocket that landed in Hersheypark and injured a 9-year-old girl.