Pennsylvania Senators Mull Civil Forfeiture ReformsA state Senate committee Tuesday tackled the issue of reforming the law that allows authorities to take and keep property suspected of being used in certain crimes.
Criminal Charges Filed Against Attorney General Kathleen KaneCriminal charges were officially filed against Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, District Attorney Risa Ferman announced Thursday at a news conference.
AG Kathleen Kane: 'Very Disappointed DA Made Decision To Pursue This Case'Attorney General Kathleen Kane released the following statement after criminal charges were filed against her by District Attorney Risa Ferman.
Surveillance Video Released In Connection With Montgomery County Courthouse Bomb ThreatLaw enforcement authorities in Montgomery County have released surveillance video of a man they are calling a “person of interest” in connection with last week’s bomb threat at the courthouse in Norristown.
Castor Announces Run For Montgomery County District AttorneyOn the heels of Risa Ferman’s announcement that she would seek a seat as a judge on the Court of Common Pleas, Montgomery County Commissioner Bruce Castor has announced his candidacy for DA.
Montgomery County District Attorney Won't Seek Re-ElectionMontgomery County District Attorney Risa Ferman says she will not run for re-election, but instead will seek a seat as a Common Pleas Court judge.
DA Risa Ferman Campaigning For Child Abuse VictimsFerman is one of 10 honorees nationwide to be recognized by L’Oreal Paris as a Woman of Worth for her dedication to making a difference in her community.
Slain Plymouth Township Officer's Canine May Go To His FamilyThe district attorney in Montgomery County says they are working to reunite murdered Plymouth Township officer Brad Fox’s K-9 partner with the officer’s family.
Montgomery County Teacher Charged With Failing To Report Alleged Rape Of StudentA Montgomery County teacher has been charged with failing to report suspected child abuse, a misdemeanor, after one of his students confided in him two years ago that she was date raped at Penn State’s Berks County campus in 2009.
Authorities Vow To Crack Down On Sale Of Synthetic Drugs After Deadly Crash In PottstownMontgomery County authorities were vowing to crack down on stores that sell synthetic drugs after a Pottstown man, allegedly high on K-2, killed two people in a crash in May.
James Matthews Pleads Not Guilty To False Swearing ChargeFormer Montgomery County Commissioner James Matthews has pleaded not guilty to a false swearing charge that was filed against him in connection with testimony he allegedly supplied to a grand jury investigating how county government does business.
Cold Case: Montco. Authorities Looking For 86-Year-Old Woman's Killer 2 Years LaterAuthorities in Montgomery County are releasing new information about the murder of an 86-year-old Lower Moreland woman which happened more than two years ago.
Attorney In Meth Smuggling Case Asks Judge To Move TrialDefense attorney Douglas Earl says his client James Handzus can’t get a fair trial because the publicity is implanted in people’s minds.
Ambulance Squad Employee Charged With Stealing DrugsThe assistant chief of the Plymouth Ambulance squad in Montgomery County is under arrest, accused of stealing narcotics from the ambulance company.
With No Opponent, Montgomery County District Attorney's Full Coffers Suggest Attorney General RunMontgomery County District Attorney Risa Ferman has no opponent in today's primary and likely will not have one in the Fall as she seeks re-election to another four years in office, but she’s stockpiling a lot of cash, fueling speculation about her future.