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Wyomissing Police Search for Suspects in Connection to Counterfeit Money

Police in Wyomissing are asking for the public’s help to identify three people they say passed several counterfeit bills in various stores in the Berkshire Square Shopping...

Cigarettes Valued at $2,300 Stolen from Wawa in Exeter Twp.

The Exeter Township Police Department is investigating a theft incident that took place on April 14th 2019, at about 5:15 pm. This theft happened at Wawa, 5060...

Reading Police Chief shares latest progress of Operation Cease Fire

Reading Police Department Chief Richard Tornielli has shared the latest results of the anti-criminality initiative the department calls Operation Ceasefire. Operation Ceasefire was launched in February 2021 as...
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Wyomissing Police Continue to Look for Leads in 2019 Home Invasion/ Homicide Case

District Attorney Adams and Wyomissing Police Chief Phillips held a press conference Thursday afternoon at the Wyomissing Police Department to give an update on the criminal investigation...

Police in South Heidelberg Seek to Identify Man for Illegal Dumping

The South Heidelberg Township Police Department is seeking the public's assistance with identifying the man pictured in connection with an incident of illegal dumping at the Township's...

Berks DA: Investigation into possible drug trafficking in Reading leads to arrest

An investigation into possible drug trafficking led to the arrest of a Reading man Thursday, along with the seizure of crack cocaine, several firearms, and thousands of...

Operation Cease Fire aims to reduce gun violence in Reading

Continuing their efforts at targeting gun violence in the City of Reading, the Reading Police Department has released the results from their most recent Operation Cease Fire...
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Reading Police respond to 215 fireworks calls July 4th weekend, 16 ‘significant’ seizures

During the extended Independence Day holiday weekend, the Reading Police Department responded to 215 fireworks-related incidents in the City of Reading, which included 16 significant seizures of...

Reading Couple Accused of Drug Trafficking Following Raid

In February of 2019, the Berks County Drug Task Force initiated a drug investigation after receiving information from a confidential source that Albert Dunn was dealing heroin...

Berks Accountant Targets Mennonite Community in Ponzi Scheme

United States Attorney William M. McSwain announced that Philip Elvin Riehl, 68, of Bethel Township, Berks County, PA, was charged by Information with conspiracy, securities fraud, and...