News from Berwick

Thu, 02/21/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A bicyclist faces a heroin charge after police stopped him for riding in the middle of a street at night without lights, court papers say.

After confronting Isaiah...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 02/21/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The borough’s attorney is ready to file a complaint aimed at forcing the eviction of a tenant accused of harassing the homeowners living next door.

And another homeowner says...


Wed, 02/20/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A visit by Catholic Bishop Ronald Gainer to St. Mary’s Church here has been postponed due to expected bad weather today, according to a post on St. Mary’s Facebook...


Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman riding in a vehicle stopped for an expired inspection had a glassine bag with heroin residue and a hypodermic needle cap in her purse, police said.

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Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man hit his girlfriend in the face multiple times after she refused to give him money, police say.

Joseph Remaley, 39, of 1434 Orange St.,...


Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman told Children and Youth workers that if they would test her for drugs, the results would be positive, according to court papers.

She then allegedly turned over...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — An illegal immigrant pulled over for drunken driving was arrested, then released when immigration officials declined to take him into custody, according to court documents.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Nescopeck man who fled from police on Dec. 7 as they were attempting to stop him for a loud exhaust system was high and in possession of meth, heroin and marijuana, police said....


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The man police say is Elijah Issac Taylor walked into district court Feb. 4 with a fez on his head and the Moroccan flag wrapped like a cape around his sweater, denying he had a name...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 02/16/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who pulled a sock over his girlfriend’s head and held her down while repeatedly hitting her in the face scared her so badly, she wet herself several times, the victim...