Reading Police Shoot, Critically Wound Armed Person, Berks County DA SaysThe individual was rushed to Reading Hospital and remains in critical condition, prosecutors said.
Nearly 60 Electronic Gaming Machines Seized In Illegal Gambling Raid In Berks CountyAuthorities seized nearly 60 electronic gaming machines during a raid on a business, officials said Friday.
Vehicle Of 2 Helping Change Tire Struck In Berks County; 2 Dead, 2 CriticalThis happened on the side of the road near Route 61 shortly before 10 p.m. Friday.
Berks County Man Facing Charges After Shooting, Killing Brother During Argument, DA SaysPolice say Ronald Wickizer, 59, shot his brother, Randall, in the head during an argument.
Berks County Father Charged With Murder Of 11-Week-Old Daughter, DA SaysGiovanni Gomez, 28, of Reading is accused of killing his 11-week-old daughter at the end of March.
National Guard, CDC Called In To Help With COVID-19 Outbreak At Berks Heim Nursing HomeTwenty-nine residents there have died and another 30 have tested positive for COVID-19 at the nursing home.
At Least 4 Homes Damaged In Berks County BlazeA fire tore through a home in Berks County with flames spreading to at least three other structures.
Small Earthquake Reported In Berks CountyThe U.S. Geological Survey reports the 1.3 magnitude earthquake was recorded around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Berks County community of Wyomissing.
Coronavirus In Pennsylvania: Berks County Officials Working To Keep Residents Safe Amid Coronavirus OutbreakSo far, berks county does not have any coronavirus cases.
15 Horses Killed When Fire Erupts At Training Facility In Berks CountyFifteen horses were killed when a fire destroyed a barn at a horse training facility in Berks County, authorities said.
Berks County Police Department Mourns Loss Of K-9 Officer JynxAccording to a Facebook post, Jynx had been diagnosed with cancer in late June of last year was not even expected to make it till Christmas.
More Charges Announced In Berks County 'The Sevens' Gang Drug, Sex Trafficking CaseThe charges include racketeering conspiracy, sex trafficking conspiracy, and various violent crimes including murder, attempted murder, kidnapping and assault.
Coroner: Freight Train Hits SUV, Killing Woman In Berks CountyChief Deputy Coroner John Hollenbach said 51-year-old Denise Mae Hart of Mohnton was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma about an hour later.
Berks County DA Issues Public Health Warning After Deadly Drug OverdosesAccording to Berks County DA John T. Adams, the overdoses involved a substance believed to be cocaine laced with fentanyl or another opioid.
Mother Accused Of Hanging Young Children Once Had Two Sons Taken From Her By Child Protective ServicesA woman accused of murdering her two young kids had a history with Children and Youth Services.