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Somerset County Crystal Meth Dealer Sentenced to up to 5 Years...

Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced that a Somerset County man was sentenced to 16 months – 5 years in state prison for dealing crystal...

Gov. Wolf Commends Bi-Partisan Commitment to Criminal Justice Reform

As Criminal Justice Reform Caucus members and guests spoke at a press conference today about reentry and reintegration, Gov. Tom Wolf commended the caucus...

Carbon County Man Sentenced to Additional Time in Prison for Child...

A Carbon County man was sentenced to an additional 9 – 24 months in prison for sexually assaulting a student while employed at Behavioral...

Claire Risoldi Sentenced to Prison Time, $10.4 Million in Restitution

Claire Risoldi, 71, of Doylestown, was sentenced to 11 ½ – 23 months in prison followed by 8 years of probation for masterminding an...

Alleged Victims of Convicted Child Molester Pediatrician File First Lawsuit

Former patients of convicted pedophile pediatrician, Dr. Johnnie Barto announced the filing of a lawsuit against Conemaugh Health Systems, Laurel Pediatrics and Johnnie Barto....

Beaver County Man Arraigned on Charges Related to Illegal Gambling

After an extensive investigation by the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement and Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General, the owner of Mac...

Former Philadelphia City Representative Pleads Guilty, Sentenced for Theft

Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced that Desiree Peterkin-Bell pled guilty and was sentenced for committing theft while employed as Philadelphia City Representative from 2013-2015....

PA AG Shapiro: 8 Weeks, 59 Arrests, 654 Grams of Illegal...

Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced the results of a two-month deployment in the Wilkes-Barre area of the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General’s Strategic Response...

State Legislators Announce Legislation Addressing Hate Crimes

Members of the Pennsylvania House and Senate stood together outside the Tree of Life Synagogue in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh to announce...

Governor Wolf Urges Legislature to Advance LGBTQ Civil Rights, Hate Crime...

As legislative sponsors rally support for long-overdue civil rights and hate crime protections for LGBTQ Pennsylvanians, Governor Tom Wolf noted that our neighbors have...

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