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Wilkes Barre Police
April 25, 2019 - 5:26 am
Wilkes Barre police are looking for a man who made off with a 9 week old male Rotweiller. It happened yesterday afternoon at Tropic Pet Center on South Main Street. Workers say the man came into the store with a woman and child and played with the puppies. They all left but he came back alone a...
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February 13, 2019 - 4:39 am
The search continues for a shooter and any others involved in a double shooting in Wilkes Barre last night. It was around 6:30 last night police were called to a parking lot on South Main Street. There they found two 19 year old women both from Scranton and both with gunshot wounds to the back...
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January 22, 2019 - 3:56 pm
State Police have arrested a Wilkes-Barre police officer on charges he sexually assaulted four women while on duty. 53-year old Robert Collins, the department’s former community policing officer, is accused of assaulting the women over a period of 16 months. Collins is charged with rape, witness...
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July 23, 2018 - 11:59 am
According to an updated news release on the Wilkes Barre City Police Department Facebook page, the victim injured last Thursday in an incident at South Main and South Street has died from injuries. Collin Jones of Brooklyn New York was taken for treatment after shots rang out in the area of the Ali...
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July 19, 2018 - 10:24 am
A shooting outside a Wilkes Barre Nightclub is still under investigation. It happened just before 2am in the area of Ali Baba Liquor Lounge on South Main Street. According to a news release on The Wilkes Barre police department facebook page a 26 year old man from Brooklyn New York was taken for...
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April 17, 2018 - 6:25 am
Police in Wilkes Barre are still on the lookout for a man they say fired shots in the city last night. Police were called to an area of the 200 block of Wyoming Street just before 8:30 to reports of a man with a shotgun. Several streets in the citys North End were closed while Wilkes Barre police...
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April 04, 2018 - 4:41 pm
Embattled Wilkes-Barre police Chief Marcella Lendacky will step down in June, Mayor Tony George has just announced in a news release.. The Mayor announced Lendacky issued a letter informing him she was retire on June 3. The announcement comes after A 100-page report report on the Wilkes-Barre...
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October 06, 2017 - 11:10 am
Wilkes Barre City Council gave unanimous approval last night for the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association to look into the city's police department. Members of the Wilkes Barre Police Benevolent Association have been asking for the independent investigation to assess the department and the...
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