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State Police Seizes Illegal Drugs Valued at More Than $14 Million...

The Pennsylvania State Police announced that troopers confiscated $14,190,683 worth of heroin, fentanyl, cocaine, and other prohibited drugs in the first quarter of 2019. From January...

Governor Wolf Urges Senate to Re-Authorize Violence Against Women Act

Governor Tom Wolf released the following statement urging the U.S. Senate to join the House of Representatives in reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act. “I...

Auditor General Hails Significant Drop in Backlogged Rape Kits Awaiting Testing,...

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said Pennsylvania has made significant progress in reducing the number of sexual assault evidence kits awaiting forensic testing but stressed...

First Law to Take Guns from Abusers Goes into Effect

Act 79, signed into law by Governor Tom Wolf in October 2018, was the first law in Pennsylvania to truly take guns away from...

Former Lackawanna County Medical Technician Sentenced to 3-6 Years in Prison...

A former Lackawanna County medical technician was sentenced to 36-72 months in state prison followed by 7 years of probation for forging prescriptions for...

House Approves Delozier’s Victims Bill of Rights

Voters are one step closer to having the opportunity to decide if a victims bill of rights should be added to the Pennsylvania Constitution...

Philadelphia County Woman Accused of Identity and Retail Theft Scheme

Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced criminal charges against a Philadelphia County woman for organizing and orchestrating an identity and retail theft scheme valued at more...

Attorney General Shapiro Charges 25 Individuals in Western PA Insurance Fraud...

Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced criminal charges against 25 individuals in Western Pennsylvania following investigations by the Attorney General’s Insurance Fraud Section. The charges are...

Call for Expansion of Hate Crime Law to Protect the Disabled

State Senator Tom Killion (R-9) joined Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan and advocates for those with disabilities at a news conference at The...

Another Lackawanna County Prison Employee Charged with Sexual Assault

Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced that an eighth Lackawanna County Prison employee was charged for her role in perpetuating a culture of sexual abuse within...

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