Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Altoona, PA or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Wednesday Mar 5 | via The Lebanon Daily News
In a story March 1 about a college student charged with making bombs in his Pennsylvania apartment, The Associated Press reported erroneously on the position held by Kim Gibson and the nature of his court ruling. Comment?
Saturday Mar 1 | via O-R Online
U.S. Magistrate Judge Kim Gibson last month said he was inclined to release 18-year-old Vladislav Miftakhov, a Penn State-Altoona student jailed since his Jan. 24 arrest, while his case moved forward. Comment?
Friday Feb 28 | via Chambersburg Public Opinion
A central Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to seven to 14 years in prison in the slaying of his daughter-in-law a decade and a half ago. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 12 | via The Lebanon Daily News
A Russian-born college student accused of building bombs in his central Pennsylvania apartment should remain in jail while he awaits trial, federal prosecutors argued Wednesday. Comment?