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Monroe County man arrested on child pornography charges

Richard Bove, of Smithfield Township, is behind bars and facing child pornography charges following an investigation conducted by detectives from the Monroe County District…

Schuylkill County human remains

Officials debating fate of unearthed human remains

Bones are at the center of controversy in Schuylkill County.

Search continues for man who assaulted police officer

Authorities continue search in police officer assault

Authorities in Schuylkill County continue their search for a man who assaulted a West Penn Township police officer.

Police: Carbon County man stole more than $13,000 worth of jewelry

Warren Shook of Lehighton was charged with theft and receiving stolen property by Mahoning Township police

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Strip search exposes drugs on state prison inmate

Baggies containing marijuana dropped from the buttocks of an inmate being stripped searched on the day after Christmas inside the state prison in Mahanoy Township, Schuylkill…

Police: Officer assaulted, thrown over embankment

Police in Schuylkill County are investigating an incident involving a police officer being assaulted


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Monroe County mom accused of fracturing son's skull

Authorities accuse a Monroe County woman of abusing her 13-month-old son, including fracturing his skull and right arm.


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