22, Nov 2014 - Blair, PA Ex-probation officer on trial over sexual favors
FRANKLIN, Pa. (AP) - A former western Pennsylvania probation officer is on trial on charges he solicited sexual favors from women who failed drug urine tests while he supervised them.
22, Nov 2014 - Chambersburg, PA Attorneys honored for pro bono work
Pictured left to right are: Mahesh Rao, pro bono committee chair; (front) Carrie Bowmaster, managing attorney of MidPenn Legal Services; David Trevaskis, pro bono coordinator of the Pennsylvania Bar Association; Kristin Diller Nicklas, of Nicklas Law Office; Meghann Karasic, managing attorney of the law offices of Women in Need; Gloria Keener, executive director of Franklin County Legal Services ...
21, Nov 2014 - Franklin, PA Trial delayed until March in high school stabbings
The trial for a 17-year-old boy charged with stabbing 20 students and a security guard at his western Pennsylvania high school has been postponed until at least March.
19, Nov 2014 - Franklin, PA Franklin County area police log
LOWER ALLEN TOWNSHIP >> A state prison employee is facing charges of institutional sexual assault for incidents that took place between Sept. 17 and Oct. 14 at the State Correctional Institution in Camp Hill, according to Pennsylvania State Police, Carlisle.
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 […]
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 ...
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.
03, Apr 2014 - Franklin, PA Central Pa. woman gets 9 to 20 years on 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.