Pennsylvania Prosecutor William Higgins Accused Of Trading Sex For Leniency Pleads GuiltyFormer Bedford County District Attorney William Higgins, who is accused of tipping off female drug dealers and giving them lenient treatment in exchange for sex, has pleaded guilty to corruption charges.
DA In Pennsylvania Arrested On 31 Charges, ResignsCourt officials aren't immediately releasing the charging documents, saying they need time to redact nonpublic information.
Fired Pennsylvania Prison Guard Gets 45 Days For Freezing ShacklesA fired guard must spend 45 days in jail for placing freezing shackles on a female inmate after she previously complained about how cold the metal restraints could be.
Pa. Mother Sentenced In Connection With Russian Roulette Death Of TeenA central Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to three weeks to a year in jail for letting her 15-year-old son carry a handgun that his friend fatally shot himself with during a game of Russian roulette.