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Two PA Troopers Injured In DUI Crash On Schuylkill Expressway

It happened around 2:30 a.m. Sunday along the eastbound lanes of the Schuylkill Expressway near Montgomery Drive.

09/14/2014

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PA State Police Trooper Dead In Barracks Shooting, Another Injured

Two troopers were ambushed outside a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania during a late-night shift change, leaving one dead and another injured, and authorities were searching Saturday for the suspect or suspects, state police said.

09/13/2014

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Cops: Man Found Taking Drunken Nap Inside Pennsylvania Bar

State police have charged a man with criminal trespass and public drunkenness for allegedly breaking into a Pennsylvania bar, where he was found napping on a table.

09/09/2014

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Caught On Tape: Driver Goes The Wrong Way On The Schuylkill Expressway

A motorist drove the wrong way on the Schuylkill Expressway Monday morning and the incident was caught on tape.

08/25/2014

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2 Men, 1 Armed With Machete, Rob Adult Bookstore In Pennsylvania

State police are searching for two men — one reportedly armed with a machete — after an adult bookstore was robbed in Pennsylvania.

08/21/2014

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State Police: Pennsylvania Church Doors Shot Up, Casings Found

State police are trying to figure out who shot up a small church in Pennsylvania.

08/18/2014

(Cpl. Gerard McShea of the Pa. State Police, speaks to reporters at the Belmont Barracks.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Pa. State Police Search For I-95 Hit-Run Driver(s) Approaching Four Months

The victim had flown in Philadelphia from Germany to visit his daughter and now she is pleading for help in catching her father’s killer.

08/01/2014

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Legal Professor On Justice Department’s Lawsuit Against State Police: ‘I Don’t Think There’s Any Big Legal Issue Here’

Chris Stigall spoke with Cornell University Legal Professor and Contributor at Legal Insurrection, William Jacobson, about the Department of Justice suing the Pennsylvania State Police over their required physical fitness test for officers.

07/31/2014

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Justice Department Sues PA State Police Over Fitness Tests

The Justice Department is suing the Pennsylvania State Police, saying its physical fitness tests discriminate against women.

07/30/2014

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Police: Juveniles Break Into Montgomery Co. Home, Bake Some Pot Brownies

According to Pennsylvania State Police, two juveniles were arrested for allegedly breaking into a home and baking some pot brownies.

07/30/2014

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Pa. Top Cop Calls Federal Lawsuit Against State Police Department An ‘Insult’

“We will not be bullied into changing or lowering our standards by the Department of Justice or anyone else,” said Pennsylvania state police commissioner Frank Noonan.

07/30/2014

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Pennsylvania Sued By US Over Police Fitness Tests

The federal government sued Pennsylvania on Tuesday over physical fitness tests given to applicants for state trooper positions, seeking a stop to a practice that it said illegally discriminates against women.

07/29/2014

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2 Men Fatally Struck By Freight Train In Lehigh County

Authorities say that two young men are dead in eastern Pennsylvania after being struck by a freight train while crossing railroad tracks.

07/21/2014

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State Police: No Phila. Area Driving Fatalities During July 4th Holiday

Officials say a total of 932 citations were issued between Thursday, July 3rd, and Sunday, July 6th, with only 35 of those being for DUI.

07/09/2014

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Pennsylvania Trooper Injured In Stolen Car Chase

Police say a Pennsylvania state trooper was injured when the driver of a stolen car struck the trooper’s car and the two vehicles then hit a parked U.S. Postal Service delivery vehicle.

06/08/2014

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