Kulpmont Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Police: Mount Carmel man threatened creek project wo...

    Thursday | via The News Item 

    A Mount Carmel man injured last month in an accident that caused extensive damage to a front porch at a borough home faces more problems after allegedly threatening to shoot construction workers and spitting on a police officer Monday near his home. Johnathon F. Steckley, 31, of 437 E. Water St., is in prison after being charged by Patrolman Matthew Dillman with a felony of assault by a prisoner and misdemeanors of resisting arrest, disorderly conduct , terroristic threats and simple assault.

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    Related Topix: Mount Carmel, PA, Philadelphia, PA

  • Ex-husband allegedly breaks in garage

    Wednesday Jul 8 | via The News Item 

    A Bloomsburg man who allegedly broke into his ex-wife's garage and took her current boyfriend's credit cards, wallet and a set of keys now faces charges for the crimes. Martin S. Eltringham, 38, of 2613 Howell Drive, Bloomsburg was charged with forgery, access device fraud, theft from a motor vehicle, criminal mischief, criminal trespass and having overnight accommodations with no person present, after the investigation into the break-in at a garage on Riland Road, Lower Augusta Township between 11 p.m. Thursday and 5:30 a.m. Friday.

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    Related Topix: Bloomsburg, PA, Trooper, PA, Kulpmont, PA

Kulpmont Law

How long does the courts in pa have before you get charged with a DUI?
I was pulled over for a DUI on December 21, 2013 during a random stop, had one hearing so far and took two 4 hour dui classes and I'm still waiting for the license suspension and fines to start
IN PA, the DA has up to 2 years to file charges in your case. So that was be 12/21/2015
Was charged with dui, resisting, restriction of beverages
My charges have been dropped, and my record expunged. So why is this still appearing on the internet, by the newspaper? This happend 2 years ago.
There are limitations to the expungement. Regretfully, a court can only order the expungement of government records,...
What will happen if you are taken to jail for a DUI on a suspended license?
My father was taken to jail for a DUI on a suspended license I'm not sure if it is his second or third, but what are the consequences of a second or third DUI?
I am not licensed in Pennsylvania, so out of respect to any answer from an experienced attorney licensed in PA who...
Is there a legal limit of oxycodone to be able to drive?
I am prescribed 6 oxycodone 30mg per day. I got pulled over and tested for suspicion of dui. the officer told me there is a limit just like alcohol
Not in the way the officer made it sound. The limit is whether or not you are impaired. The issue becomes impairment...
First Time Offender DUI..Tier 3
If a person serves time and cannot afford the costs or restitution does that mean that they stay in jail and never come out? Not having any income.
You will need to contact a local attorney to determine the outcome with any certainty. Your case is not uncommon and...
How can I get the Judge to Dismiss my case for refusal of a Chemical test when I didn't and no one will listen?
I was charged with a Blood Test Refusal, but I never Refused. I did however refuse a Breathalyzer because I was afraid it would affect my pacemaker. The cop had me read and sign a 1547 form in the interrogation room, that said if I refuse a Blood Draw I would be charged with the max for DUI. I read it, signed it, got a copy of it, and waited for the Blood Test. He then released me. 3 days Later, I found out he filled out the affidavit stating I refused the Blood Test. I DIDN'T. He never took me to get it. On My copy of The 1547 The Affidavit section is Blank. But he Submitted his altered copy to PENDOT and The Court. I found out later he was supposed to read it to me in the presence of a witness and then have me sign it. There was a Video Camera in the room but they wont release the video
It is very important for you to retain a criminal defense attorney who has expertise in the area of DUI cases. There is...
My car ran out of gas. got ride home went to a bar and drank for 3 hours as i was filling up a cop pull in and gave me a dui.
i drank 3 hours after i was driving. there are no witnesses that saw me driving. never pulled over. cop pulled in said he smelled alcohol and gave me a dui. i was not drinking while driving 1 never pulled over nobody can testify i was drunk while driving 2 doors locked 3 keys not in the ignition 4 car not running 5 never read my Miranda Rights 6 gave field sobriety test 7 he noticed in the back seat of the car a case of beer with 3 beers in it and one open container in the middle console the beer was warm i had not been drinking it. 8 Asked me if i had my keys on me I gave them to him 9 I have witness that saw me in the bar around noon 10 3 prior dui in last10 years 11 since i was not driving or pulled over andthere no witnesses 12 do i have a chance here 13 friend drive
You have a defense and need to retain a criminal defense attorney with expertise in DUI cases. The stakes are high as...