News from Berwick

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man was picked up on a warrant out of Cape May, New Jersey, during a traffic stop about 2 a.m. on Feb. 24, according to court documents.

Police said Robert...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 03/01/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Neighbors and a local landlord exchanged accusations at the February council meeting after the borough sent the landlord a letter regarding his tenants’ behavior.

Landlord...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 03/01/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A district judge refused a plea bargain that would have allowed a woman accused of trying to pick her handcuff locks with her earring to avoid posting money for her bail.

In...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 03/01/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man who had to be hog-tied so police could take him to the station quietly and politely pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct in a plea deal recently.

Jose Perez,...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 02/26/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman fled police and attempted to escape from custody with help from an earring when she was caught trying to steal items from a Salvation Army donation bin, according to...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 02/26/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A new police contract will penalize the borough if it takes too long to fill officer vacancies, plus gives officers a 3 percent raise for each of the next three years.

Council...


Sat, 02/24/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman removed guns and prescription medication from the home of another woman with whom she had been staying, police report.

On Feb. 11, Jayme Lee Majors...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 02/24/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — One of the area’s last remaining video rental stores is closing its doors.

Hollywood Video has become one of the many victims of Redbox, online streaming and illegal...


Fri, 02/23/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who police say was found slumped over behind the steering wheel of his car with the engine running was charged with driving under the influence of a controlled substance...


Fri, 02/23/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Bloomsburg man who was pulled over for driving well below the speed limit was in possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia, according to court documents.

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