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Saturday, January 18, 2020

Homicides in Reading down drastically in 2019 following violent year

WFMZ - Homicides in the city of Reading are down drastically following one of the most violent years the city has seen since the early 2000's. "I...

Berks Man Charged with Sexual Abuse Following Childline Referral

On Wednesday, October 16, 2019, the Berks County Detective’s Office received a Childline Referral from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Human Services, relative to the sexual...

Exeter Police Investigate Placement of Large Rocks on 422

Exeter Township Police are investigating several incidents where it appears someone has placed boulders on the Route 422 (West Shore Bypass) eastbound just after the Mt. Penn exit. Police...

Police Seek 3 for Broad Daylight Vehicle Theft in West Lawn

The Township of Spring Police are investigating a vehicle theft that occurred on Monday, December 16th 2019. The theft occurred in the 00 Block of West Lawn...

Pa. Auditor General Releases Report on ICE Center in Berks

WFMZ - Pennsylvania's top fiscal watchdog is calling for closing the Berks Family Residential Center. "William Penn would likely be deeply embarrassed that this is happening on...

Berks DA Issues Public Health Alert After Rash of Overdoses

Berks County District Attorney John Adams has officially issued a Public Health Alert as the result of a rash of overdoses that occurred over the past weekend...

A Pennsylvania mother said her children, age 8 and 4, killed themselves. Now she’s...

CNN - When first responders arrived at Lisa Snyder's home in Pennsylvania on September 23, they found a horrific scene. Snyder's 8-year-old son and 4-year-old daughter were in...

Police Search for Elderly Woman in Muhlenberg Twp.

Police in Muhlenberg Township are requesting the public's assistance to locate an unidentified elderly female who walked into the Wawa on Route 61 early Tuesday morning slightly...

Man Calls 911 on Himself After Robbing Bank in Morgantown

Caernarvon Township Police responded to a report of a bank robbery Monday afternoon at the Ephrata National Bank in Morgantown. Berks County Dispatch advised police the male...

45 Guns Stolen from Oley Township Firearms Dealer

On Saturday, 1:27am, Central Berks Regional Police officers were dispatched to a firearms dealer for a burglar alarm activation. Responding officers arrived and determined that a burglary...
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