Bensalem Pa.

(A sampling of those being sought by Bensalem Police.  Images provided)

Bensalem, Pa. Police Net 17 In Fugitive Sweep

Armed with nearly four dozen arrest warrants, police and state constables went knocking on doors looking for people wanted for a variety of crimes.

01/25/2013

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Cops in Bucks County Say Heroin Addicts Ripped Off Dozens of Homes

“They weren’t walking out of the house with a 50-inch, flat-screen TV,” says Bensalem public safety director Fred Harran. “They’re looking for jewelry, things that they can go right to these cash-for-gold places and cash this stuff in and then buy their heroin.”

01/17/2013

File photo of White House.

New Law Includes Legislation Sparked By Bucks County First Responder

President Obama has signed into law a defense spending bill that includes legislation that was sparked by the untimely death of a first responder in Bucks County.

01/05/2013

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Suspected Drunk Driver Hits Fire Truck In Bensalem

Authorities say a suspected drunk driver is now in police custody after crashing into a Bucks County Fire Department truck Sunday.

12/23/2012

(Credit: Bensalem PD)

Police: Body Pulled From Delaware River Was Woman Who Went For A Smoke

Jean Carson went outside for a cigarette between 9:30 and 10pm and was never seen again.

12/20/2012

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Mandatory Evacuations, Advisories Expand As Hurricane Sandy Bears Down

A mandatory evacuation order has been added for parts of Bensalem, Pa.

10/29/2012

(All photos by Paul Kurtz)

Students at a Consolidated Catholic School in Bucks Learn Lessons of Their Namesake

It was a field trip to the shrine of St. Katherine Drexel that many students, staff, and teachers at a newly formed Catholic regional school won’t forget.

09/26/2012

(A teen driver gets ready to try the distracted driving challenge course.  Photo provided)

Bensalem Cops Host Distracted-Driving Challenge

The goal was to give teens and their parents a taste of distracted driving.

08/22/2012

Officer Brian Lorenzo

Family Of Fallen Officer Files Civil Suit

The widow of officer Brian Lorenzo, who was killed by an alleged drunk driver last month, has now filed a civil suit.

08/03/2012

(Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Former Waitresses File Lawsuit Against Parx Casino

Campiglia and another former waitress, Christina Aicher, filed complaints with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission which ruled in their favor.

07/20/2012

(Bensalem PD photos)

Pair Nabbed in Bucks County, Charged With Trafficking Huge Drug Cache

Inside the men’s truck was 15 kilos of heroin and 20 pounds of methamphetamine with a street value of over $10 million, according to police.

07/16/2012

(File photo)

Bensalem Puts A Volunteer Fire Company On Suspension Again

Bensalem officials say the suspension of the Union Fire Company will not affect public safety, adding that other authorized fire companies have already been reassigned to provide coverage.

07/10/2012

(File Photo)

Bensalem, Pa. ”Salute To Veterans” is Saturday

It’ll a “welcome home” to those returning from Iraq and Afghanistan, a big thank-you to veterans of past wars, and a solemn remembrance of those who gave their lives for their country.

05/18/2012

(File photo)

Area Hamburger Chain Owners Charged With $15M Skimming

Five owners of the “Nifty Fifty’s” restaurant chain are charged in a tax evasion conspiracy that allegedly hid $15 million worth of income, cheating the IRS out of $2.2 million in taxes.

05/16/2012

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Fast Food Groper Gets Long Sentence In Bucks County

Eduardo Tomasek pleaded no contest to charges of groping seven teenage girls he hired to work at a Popeye’s Fried Chicken franchise in Bensalem.

04/26/2012

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