24, Jan 2015 - Franklin, PA Wolf taps Wetzel to stay as Pennsylvania prisons secretary
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Gov.-elect Tom Wolf said Monday he will nominate state Corrections Secretary John Wetzel, originally appointed by outgoing Republican Gov. Tom Corbett, to stay on in Wolf's new Democratic administration.
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 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.
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.