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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 27only recently been filed or served. ■ Daniel C. Schwartz, 28, McAdoo, syringes
Police, June 27
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 hours ago
only recently been filed or served. ■ Daniel C. Schwartz, 28, McAdoo, syringes used to inject a controlled substance by Hazleton police after a June 17 offense. ■ Dariel R. Reyes Cruz, 19, Hazleton, harassment by city police after a June 18... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 25in the city when her criminal history prohibits her from owning one, court pape
Police, June 25
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
in the city when her criminal history prohibits her from owning one, court papers say. Lolita Lee, 53, was charged by Hazleton police with materially false written statement and statement under penalty. She was arraigned Tuesday by Magisterial... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, June 25Hazle Township. ■ A felony charge for materially false written statements file
Court, June 25
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Hazle Township. ■ A felony charge for materially false written statements filed against Enrique Ortiz Jr., 46, Tamaqua, by Hazleton police was withdrawn while he pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor for statement under penalty on June 15 and was ordered... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Animal abuse call nets drug, child endangerment chargesArticle Tools Hazleton police seized marijuana, cash and a gun after respondin
Animal abuse call nets drug, child endangerment charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Article Tools Hazleton police seized marijuana, cash and a gun after responding to an animal abuse call Thursday night. Officers said they charged Eudomar Concepcion, 20, and Sonia Torres, 25, both of Hazleton, with child endangerment. Concepcion... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police seize drugs, cash; arrest twoArticle Tools Hazleton police seized marijuana, cash and a gun after respondin
Police seize drugs, cash; arrest two
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Article Tools Hazleton police seized marijuana, cash and a gun after responding to an animal abuse call Thursday night. Officers arrested Eudomar Concepcion, 20, and Sonia Torres, 25, both of Hazleton, on child endangerment charges, and Concepion... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 24have only recently been filed or served. ■ Rolland Coellar, 18, Hazleton, poss
Police, June 24
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
have only recently been filed or served. ■ Rolland Coellar, 18, Hazleton, possession of a controlled substance by West Hazleton police after a June 17 offense. ■ Dony A. Reyes, 35, Hazleton, possession of a controlled substance, possession of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Arrest follows controlled drug buy in Hazletona bundle, or 10 bags, of heroin to the informant while under surveillance. He
Arrest follows controlled drug buy in Hazleton
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
a bundle, or 10 bags, of heroin to the informant while under surveillance. He was wanted on two warrants from the Hazleton police department at the time and also for failure to appear in Luzerne County Court from the county sheriff’s... Read more
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The Express-Times
N.J. cop charged with DUI, resisting arrest in Pa. facing more chargesheavy front-end damage when it was stopped and McCarthy had been driving the ve
N.J. cop charged with DUI, resisting arrest in Pa. facing more charges
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
heavy front-end damage when it was stopped and McCarthy had been driving the vehicle even though the airbag had deployed. Hazleton police charged McCarthy with DUI, resisting arrest, reckless driving, accidents involving damage to attended... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. cop charged with DUI, resisting arrest in Pa. facing more chargesheavy front-end damage when it was stopped and McCarthy had been driving the ve
N.J. cop charged with DUI, resisting arrest in Pa. facing more charges
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
heavy front-end damage when it was stopped and McCarthy had been driving the vehicle even though the airbag had deployed. Hazleton police charged McCarthy with DUI, resisting arrest, reckless driving, accidents involving damage to attended... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 23offense. ■ Cerena L. Stimpson, 21, Freeland, public drunkenness and disorderly
Police, June 23
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
offense. ■ Cerena L. Stimpson, 21, Freeland, public drunkenness and disorderly conduct for hazardous/physical offense by Hazleton police after a May 23 offense. ■ Guelmilean R. Santiago Rodriguez, 22, Hazleton, disorderly conduct for... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Vehicle crash sends 2 to hospitaltaken to the hospital after a two-car crash in Hazleton Tuesday afternoon. Bot
Vehicle crash sends 2 to hospital
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
taken to the hospital after a two-car crash in Hazleton Tuesday afternoon. Both sustained non-life-threatening injuries, Hazleton police said. An Acura sport utility vehicle flipped onto its side after the crash around 2:15 p.m. near the Diamond... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 2223, Hazleton, harassment by city police after a June 4 offense. ■ Ryan R. Eckh
Police, June 22
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
23, Hazleton, harassment by city police after a June 4 offense. ■ Ryan R. Eckhart, 37, Hazleton, public drunkenness by Hazleton police after a June 5 offense. ■ Guelmilean Santiago Ramirez, 22, Hazleton, harassment and disorderly conduct for... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 21was involved in a separate crash in Beaver Meadows, not at the mall, where a mu
Police, June 21
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
was involved in a separate crash in Beaver Meadows, not at the mall, where a multiple vehicle crashed occurred. West Hazleton police also responded. Charges, citations Charges or citations have been filed against the following, according to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 20was taken to Geisinger Medical Center in Danville for treatment and the crash i
Police, June 20
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
was taken to Geisinger Medical Center in Danville for treatment and the crash is still under investigation. Hazleton police have found items Hazleton police are holding found property. Officers said a zebra print duffel bag with... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Dozens unite for Orlando vigilof support throughout the country and world, he said, members of the LGBT commu
Dozens unite for Orlando vigil
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
of support throughout the country and world, he said, members of the LGBT community and those outside it are coming together as one to speak out against violence. Hazleton police, fire and Cusat attended the event. achristman@standardspea... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
3 arrested for drugs in cityHazleton police took three people into custody after seizing a small amount of
3 arrested for drugs in city
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
Hazleton police took three people into custody after seizing a small amount of heroin, drug paraphernalia and a vehicle Saturday. Three Hazleton police vehicles responded to North Poplar and East Oak streets about 10:30 a.m. while a tow truck from... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
7 nabbed in drug raidduring the raid. Agents from the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General Burea
7 nabbed in drug raid
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
during the raid. Agents from the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General Bureau of Narcotics Investigation, along with Hazleton police, their narcotics unit and special operations group, were working with the Luzerne County Drug Task Force... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Fugitive NJ cop arraigned, jailedfrom justice case out of Washington Township, Morris County, New Jersey, and on
Fugitive NJ cop arraigned, jailed
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
from justice case out of Washington Township, Morris County, New Jersey, and on the new charges filed against him by Hazleton police late Friday morning. Magisterial District Judge Joseph Zola, Hazleton, set his bail at $10,000 in each case,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City raid nets seven on drug chargesto court information. Agents from the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General B
City raid nets seven on drug charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
to court information. Agents from the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General Bureau of Narcotics Investigation, along with Hazleton police and their narcotics unit and special operations group as part of the Luzerne County Drug Task Force,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Two people injured in crashWednesday. Hazleton firefighters removed a door from a dark-colored sport util
Two people injured in crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
Wednesday. Hazleton firefighters removed a door from a dark-colored sport utility vehicle to extract two occupants while Hazleton police and fire police closed the roads to allow the helicopter to land. The helicopter touched down on the highway... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Crash injures 1, takes out pole in HazletonA man crashed into a pole Thursday morning, shearing a three-quarter section of
Crash injures 1, takes out pole in Hazleton
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
A man crashed into a pole Thursday morning, shearing a three-quarter section of it completely off. Hazleton police and fire closed 17th Street near Laurel Street after the crash was reported around 7:40 a.m. The man was taken to a hospital by... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
N.J. cop arrested after SUV strikes multiple vehiclesalong the way. According to a news release, “two of the vehicles struck were dr
N.J. cop arrested after SUV strikes multiple vehicles
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
along the way. According to a news release, “two of the vehicles struck were driving on the roadway and occupied.” Hazleton police were assisted by state police, the West Hazleton Police Department and the Butler Township Police Department... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Regional briefs, June 17, 2016High School and has had a career in the criminal justice system spanning more t
Regional briefs, June 17, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
High School and has had a career in the criminal justice system spanning more than 30 years, including time spent as a Hazleton police officer. He has served on the board of the Pennsylvania State Fraternal Order of Police and began working as... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 17Article Tools Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases alleging the
Police, June 17
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
Article Tools Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases alleging the following. ■ Robert Gallagher, Hazleton, was cited for violating a city ordinance prohibiting open containers of alcoholic beverage in public Thursday at 9:27 a.m. in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
West Hazleton votes to expand police force by twothe number of part-time officers to seven. They will replace former borough of
West Hazleton votes to expand police force by two
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
the number of part-time officers to seven. They will replace former borough officer Brian Dubin, who was hired in May by Hazleton Police Department. Borough officials opted to hire part-time officers to allow more flexibility in scheduling,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Retired city police lieutenant joins state parole boardArticle Tools A retired Hazleton police lieutenant is among four new members o
Retired city police lieutenant joins state parole board
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
Article Tools A retired Hazleton police lieutenant is among four new members of the state Board of Probation and Parole whose nominations were confirmed by the Senate on Wednesday. Retired city police lieutenant and Luzerne County resident Mark D.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
N.J. cop arrested after hitting multiple vehiclesalong the way. According to a news release, “two of the vehicles struck were dr
N.J. cop arrested after hitting multiple vehicles
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
along the way. According to a news release, “two of the vehicles struck were driving on the roadway and occupied.” Hazleton police were assisted by state police, the West Hazleton Police Department and the Butler Township Police Department... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Early morning crash nearly destroys utility pole in HazletonA man crashed into a pole Thursday morning, shearing a three-quarter section of
Early morning crash nearly destroys utility pole in Hazleton
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
A man crashed into a pole Thursday morning, shearing a three-quarter section of it completely off. Hazleton police and fire closed 17th Street near Laurel Street after the crash was reported around 7:40 a.m. The man was taken to a hospital by... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Crash shears pole, closes streetArticle Tools A man crashed into a pole Thursday morning, shearing three quart
Crash shears pole, closes street
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
Article Tools A man crashed into a pole Thursday morning, shearing three quarters of its length. Hazleton police and fire closed 17th Street near Laurel Street after the crash was reported around 7:40 a.m. The man was taken to a hospital by... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Crash closes 17th StreetArticle Tools Hazleton police and fire closed 17th Street near Laurel Street a
Crash closes 17th Street
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
Article Tools Hazleton police and fire closed 17th Street near Laurel Street after a car sheared a pole just before 8 a.m. this morning. One man was injured in the crash. City police are investigating. PPL and Verizon are on the scene for... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Two injured in Route 424 crashmorning. Hazleton firefighters removed a door from a dark-colored sport utilit
Two injured in Route 424 crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
morning. Hazleton firefighters removed a door from a dark-colored sport utility vehicle to extract two occupants while Hazleton police and fire police closed the roads to allow the helicopter to land. The helicopter touched down on the highway... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Sex offender faces new chargescase. Anthony J. Boyle, 24, faces second-degree felonies for statutory sexual
Sex offender faces new charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
case. Anthony J. Boyle, 24, faces second-degree felonies for statutory sexual assault and unlawful contact with a minor by Hazleton police. He was arraigned Friday by Magisterial District Judge Joseph Zola, Hazleton, who set bail at $100,000.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 15Article Tools Property being held at station The Hazleton Police Department i
Police, June 15
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
Article Tools Property being held at station The Hazleton Police Department is holding property belonging to the following people: William Guevara, wallet; Luis Rosa Soto, wallet; Leitoya Dixon, backpack; Colin Dufallo, backpack and clothing, and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Traffic stop leads to high-speed chaseArticle Tools Drugs were seized after a man fled from police in a vehicle Sund
Traffic stop leads to high-speed chase
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
Article Tools Drugs were seized after a man fled from police in a vehicle Sunday night, officers say. Hazleton police said an officer conducted a traffic stop on a 2009 gold Saturn Aura in the area of West Diamond Avenue and Lincoln Street around 9... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Merchants ‘floored’ by success of First Friday eventsPresident Mary Malone said “more than 10” people had to be turned away. “Lieut
Merchants ‘floored’ by success of First Friday events
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
President Mary Malone said “more than 10” people had to be turned away. “Lieutenant Kenneth Zipovsky (of the Hazleton Police Department) parked his car and walked up and down Broad Street,” Malone said. “I heard comments from people... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police: Drugs found in vehicle after chaseArticle Tools Drugs were found in a vehicle in which a man fled from police Su
Police: Drugs found in vehicle after chase
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
Article Tools Drugs were found in a vehicle in which a man fled from police Sunday night, according to Hazleton police. A city officer stopped a 2009 gold Saturn Aura in the area of West Diamond Avenue and Lincoln Street around 9 p.m., police... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 13recently been filed or served. ■ Dilant Fores Estudillo, 21, Hazleton, possess
Police, June 13
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 days ago
recently been filed or served. ■ Dilant Fores Estudillo, 21, Hazleton, possession of a small amount of marijuana by West Hazleton police after a May 21 offense. ■ Blake Sluck, 18, West Hazleton, underage drinking by borough police after a May 28... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Seven heroes honored at Red Cross eventhis father’s chances of survival would have been less than 5 percent. Chris Co
Seven heroes honored at Red Cross event
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 days ago
his father’s chances of survival would have been less than 5 percent. Chris Conarty and Tommy Flaim Conarty, a West Hazleton police officer, received the Law Enforcement Hero Award, and Flaim received a Good Samaritan Hero Award for saving... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 12summary violations by borough police after an April 23 offense. ■ Francis M. R
Police, June 12
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
summary violations by borough police after an April 23 offense. ■ Francis M. Rumery, 34, Hazleton, public drunkenness by Hazleton police after a June 1 offense. Store owner charged for firing gun during theft A store owner who fired a shotgun... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 10on it in her possession at the time. The stolen items were retrieved, police wr
Police, June 10
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
on it in her possession at the time. The stolen items were retrieved, police wrote. Drugs found during traffic stop West Hazleton police said they found marijuana in Mason jars when they stopped a vehicle Jan. 11. They arrested Justin A. Baisch,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Crack dealer sentenced to 6 years in federal prisonwas indicted by a federal grand jury in January 2014 as a result of an investig
Crack dealer sentenced to 6 years in federal prison
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
was indicted by a federal grand jury in January 2014 as a result of an investigation by agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Pennsylvania State Police and Hazleton police. Assistant U.S. Attorney Francis P. Sempa prosecuted the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Many made Memorial Day memorableGraziano, Jean Cannon, Betty Sukel, Margaret Otter, Josephine and Dr. Frank Ant
Many made Memorial Day memorable
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
Graziano, Jean Cannon, Betty Sukel, Margaret Otter, Josephine and Dr. Frank Antonelli, Smith Floral, Curry Donuts, West Hazleton Police Department, West Hazleton Streets Department, West Hazleton Volunteer Fire Company, Harwood Fire Company,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
West Hazleton traffic stop leads to arrestArticle Tools West Hazleton police stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation M
West Hazleton traffic stop leads to arrest
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
Article Tools West Hazleton police stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation Monday evening and found the passenger was selling heroin, court records say. Marck E. Rodriguez, 21, Hazleton, faces manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Man jailed on drug chargesArticle Tools A 22-year-old man was arrested as Hazleton police narcotics unit
Man jailed on drug charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
Article Tools A 22-year-old man was arrested as Hazleton police narcotics unit conducted an investigation into heroin sales this month. Michael Ruiz, of Hazleton, was arraigned Friday by Magisterial District Judge Michael Dotzel, Wilkes-Barre, who... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 8she was told to stay away from in West Hazleton, court papers say. Amber L. Mi
Police, June 8
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
she was told to stay away from in West Hazleton, court papers say. Amber L. Miller, 37, Hazleton, was charged by West Hazleton police with open lewdness, public drunkenness, criminal trespass, disorderly conduct, possession of marijuana and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 7from the shed at 1072 N. Locust St., around 11:30 p.m. Anyone with information
Police, June 7
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
from the shed at 1072 N. Locust St., around 11:30 p.m. Anyone with information can call 570-459-3890. Property turned in Hazleton police are trying to locate a person whose property was turned into the department. Officers said a wallet... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Policefrom the shed at 1072 N. Locust St., around 11:30 p.m. Anyone with information
Police
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
from the shed at 1072 N. Locust St., around 11:30 p.m. Anyone with information can call 570-459-3890. Property turned in Hazleton police are trying to locate a person whose property was turned into the department. Officers said a wallet... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Nonprofit group purchases police cruisersArticle Tools Fundraisers organized by a nonprofit group that purchases equipm
Nonprofit group purchases police cruisers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
Article Tools Fundraisers organized by a nonprofit group that purchases equipment for the Hazleton Police Department have been paying off in a big way, a member of its board of directors said. Since February, a group of Hazleton area residents who... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Top cop to hoaxers: We’re coming for youArticle Tools Interim Hazleton Police Chief Jerry Speziale’s message is loud a
Top cop to hoaxers: We’re coming for you
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
Article Tools Interim Hazleton Police Chief Jerry Speziale’s message is loud and clear for the ill-natured pranksters who have been calling in fake hostage situations to the city police. “When we catch you, you best believe you will be dealt with... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, June 6conduct for hazardous or physical offense by city police after a May 30 offense
Police, June 6
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
conduct for hazardous or physical offense by city police after a May 30 offense. ■ Richard L. Notarfrancesco, 24, Freeland, public drunkenness and disorderly conduct for hazardous or physical offense by Hazleton police after a May... Read more
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