23, Oct 2014 - Westmoreland, PA Testimony: Franklin Regional Stabbing Suspectâ€™s Attack Inspired By Columbine
A judge is set to hear evidence and arguments about whether a 16-year-old boy charged in a stabbing rampage at a western Pennsylvania high school should be moved to a mental health facility.
23, Oct 2014 - Franklin, PA Woman jailed for boy's injury charged in his death
A prosecutor in central Pennsylvania says a third-degree murder charge is being filed against a woman already convicted of assault and other offenses for a child's severe brain injuries.
23, Oct 2014 - Disciplinary Board seeks to disbar ex-prosecutor
FRANKLIN, Pa. (AP) â€” The attorney for the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania wants a fired northwestern Pennsylvania prosecutor to be disbarred.
12, Oct 2014 - Franklin, PA Pennsylvania officials in porn email scandal named by attorney general
By Daniel Kelley PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - Pennsylvania's attorney general on Thursday identified top state officials who received pornographic emails on government computers, reversing course after a long-running fight with reporters who sought the release of the information. All of the officials named by Attorney General Kathleen Kane served under Governor Tom Corbett when he was attorney ...
12, Oct 2014 - Franklin, PA Manhunt for Franklin County Prison escapee
FRANKLIN CO., Pa.-(WPMT) A manhunt for a prison escapee in Franklin County. Pennsylvania State Police say Arthur Nicholl, 21, of Chambersburg, failed to return to Franklin County Jail from work release today. He was reported missing at 3:45 pm. Nicholl is a brown eyed, white male, 5 feet 5 inches tall, 215 pounds with a [â€¦]
03, Apr 2014 - Franklin, PA Central Pa. woman gets 9 to 20 years on abuse conviction
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) â€” A central Pennsylvania woman convicted of abuse that prosecutors said left her 4-year-old stepson with a traumatic brain injury has been sentenced to nine to 20 years in prison.
03, Apr 2014 - Franklin, PA Woman gets 9 to 20 years on Pa. abuse conviction
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A central Pennsylvania woman convicted of abuse that prosecutors said left her 4-year-old stepson with a traumatic brain injury has been sentenced to nine to 20 years in prison.
01, Apr 2014 - Northumberland, PA State Attorney General arrests five people on child pornography
The attorney general's office has filed child pornography charges against five Pennsylvania men in separate investigations, including one from Westmoreland County and two from Franklin County.