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One Dead After Motorcycle Collides With Taxi On Vine Street Expressway

The crash happened around 3:00 a.m. near the on ramp for the Schuylkill Expressway westbound.

05/23/2015

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Former State Police Firearms Instructor Pleads Guilty In Shooting Death Of Trooper In Montgomery County

Forty-three-year-old former State Police Corporal Richard Schroeter has pleaded guilty to recklessly endangering others in connection with the fatal shooting of a Pennsylvania State Trooper during a training session in Montgomery County in September.

05/19/2015

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Police: DUI Being Probed In Crash That Injured Pa. Lawmaker

State police in Lehigh County say 51-year-old Sen. Patrick Browne was on a Harley-Davidson motorcycle that was heading west on I-78 when it went out of control on an Allentown off-ramp just after 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

05/03/2015

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Driver Dead, 3 Construction Workers Injured In Crash On Pa. Turnpike In Bensalem

It happened around 5:30 Saturday morning in the eastbound lanes of the Turnpike near the Bensalem exit.

05/02/2015

(The family of late state trooper David Kedra unveils his memorial plaque outside the Montgomery County Courthouse.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Memorial Plaque Unveiled For Pa. Trooper Killed on Duty, Renewing Family’s Ire

The trooper’s brother says his family is still upset because they feel more serious charges should have been brought against the state police firearms instructor who accidentally shot him.

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Police and Maryland National Guard members stand guard outside City Hall in Baltimore, Maryland, April 28, 2015. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

300 Pennsylvania State Police Personnel To Aid In Baltimore

The Pennsylvania State Police is sending 300 troopers and other personnel to help authorities in Baltimore as they try to maintain peace and prevent a repeat of looting and arson that erupted earlier this week.

04/29/2015

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Senate OKs Bill To Rename I-84 Exit After Slain Pa. Trooper

The Senate voted unanimously Monday to rename the Blooming Grove exit in Pike County for Cpl. Bryon Dickson. The bill now goes to the House.

04/13/2015

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Philadelphia Man, 79, Serving Life Term For Robber’s Death Dies

State police say a 79-year-old inmate serving a life sentence for fatally shooting a man who robbed him has died of natural causes.

04/13/2015

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Pot-bellied Pig Creates Stir At Pa. Burger King

Did you hear the one about the pot-bellied pig at Burger King? Pennsylvania State Police swear it’s not a whopper.

04/04/2015

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PSP Commissioner Says He ‘Acted Hastily’ In Sign Flap

Acting State Police Commissioner Marcus Brown released a statement admitting to what he calls an error in judgment.

03/20/2015

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State Police: Entire Wheelchair Ramp Stolen From Berks County Home

There have been stories about heartless thieves stealing wheelchairs from victims, but it is extremely rare to hear about someone stealing an ENTIRE wheelchair ramp.

02/27/2015

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Man Arrested In Shooting Death Of Partner In Illegal Marijuana Growing Operation

State police have arrested an Ohio man in the shooting death of his partner in an illegal Pennsylvania marijuana growing operation.

01/07/2015

MILFORD, PA - OCTOBER 31: Eric Frein arrives for arraignment to court on October 31, 2014 in Milford, Pennsylvania. Frein, a suspected cop killer, was taken into custody from a Pennsylvania airport hangar after a seven-week manhunt.  (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Video Of Ambush On Pennsylvania State Troopers Played At Suspect’s Hearing

The ambush on a northeastern Pennsylvania state police barracks played out Monday on a courtroom screen: a mortally wounded trooper crumbling to the ground; a bullet striking a comrade kneeling by his side; and the comrade, his legs immobilized by the gunfire, crawling into the lobby on his stomach.

01/05/2015

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Pa. State Police Searching For Two Escaped Prisoners

Pennsylvania state police are on the lookout for two prisoners who escaped from Wernersville Community Corrections Center.

01/03/2015

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Police: Man Helping Crash Victim Struck By Car On I-95

Police say man was seriously injured after he was struck by a car while trying to help another driver along I-95 in Delaware County.

12/07/2014

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