Nazareth Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Gunman reportedly on loose after Nazareth armed robbery

    Friday Nov 13 | via 

    Nazareth police were investigating an armed robbery reported to have occurred about 6:40 p.m. Nov. 13, 2015, on West Evergreen Street between South Green and South Main streets in the borough. It occurred about 6:40 p.m. on West Evergreen Street between South Green and South Main streets, borough police Chief Thomas Trachta said.


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  • Some charges dropped against Jack Cuvo

    Monday Nov 9 | via WFMZ-TV Allentown 

    Some charges relating to children and alcohol have been dropped against former wrestling star Jack Walter Cuvo of Palmer Township, but he's still facing trial in Northampton County Court. Charges still standing against him after a preliminary hearing Monday include furnishing alcohol to minors, public drunkenness and recklessly endangering.


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  • Four indicted in murder of man found buried under Bu...

    Oct 20, 2015 | via WLNE-TV Providence 

    Four people have been indicted in the murder of a man who was found buried underneath a deck in Burrillville. Steven Pietrowicz, 39, and Michelle Morin, 40, both of Burrillville, were arrested last May after the body of 60-year-old Domingo Ortiz, of Worcester, was found under a cement slab at there residence at 505 Douglas Pike.


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Nazareth Law

Was I victim of entrapment? Underage drinking
I was recently involved in an incident where i was a passenger in a vehicle of which the driver got a DUI. When asked if i could drive the vehicle home, the officer said straight to my face "Don't worry youre not in any trouble". After which I admitted I had a little to drink hours before. Then he came back and asked if i wanted to take a PBT reading. My exact words were "Do I have to?" and he said no. So I refused. As the incident went on me and another passenger were told to find a ride home, and no talk of being in trouble or getting an underage was made. Now 2-3 weeks later I recieve a citation in the mail for underage drinking. WTF. This would be my second offense. I need help
Unless the officer told you to drink, it's not entrapment. The evidence they have against you is your admission....
I refused a blood alcohol test in Nazareth Pa. Will a lawyer be able to help me?
I parked at a grocery store because I knew I couldn't drive. I feel asleep and a citizen called the police. I was taken to the hospital but refused testing. I will receive a cititation in the mail.
An experienced criminal defense attorney can definitely help you. You will not receive a citation, but rather a...
What happens if I don't receive notification to do court ordered comm serv during my ARD probation?
My ARD probation period is almost up and I still haven't received any notice to do community service.
You should contact your assigned probation officer or the probation department to verify that it is a condition of your...
Need help on DUI/Lawyer
2 weeks ago I got a DUI and the cop found a pipe in my car with a small amount of marijuana. I haven't smoked in almost 3 months because I have been actively searching for a new job. He told me that I could get out of the possession and paraphernalia charge if I snitched on someone. I had about 2 weeks to do so while I waited on my blood test results. These will both be my first offenses, would him not reporting finding a bowl be considered withholding evidence? Am I in need of a lawyer?
Yes you need a lawyer and you should speak to that lawyer before "snitching" on someone. Good luck.
NY State DWI/DWAI Predicament. If DWI will be fired. Lives in New Jersey.
My sister received a DWI in NY State in June, She works for a large pharmaceutical in New Jersey, and her job is 85% travel. Without her license, her career is in the tubes. Yes, its always easier to say after the fact and realize the error of your ways.The question here is this lawyer suggested that he will have a better chance of pleading down the case to the DWAI, if her employer would provide a letter she would be fired if convicted. (There is no doubt she will be). However I work for a similar size company and I have a friend in HR who told me no ethical company will provide a written statement like that, regardless that she will lose her job. Before she lets the cat out of the bag to her employer, does this increase the chance of pleading down?
There are two issues here. One, you have posted your question with Pennsylvania as the jurisdiction, therefore only...
Am I going to jail?
I just got charges for my 2nd dui and I'm still on probation for my first I didn't have any achol in my system for both duis first one was just marijuana second one the found marijuana alporazam and amptemins in my system I wasn't arrested they sent me to the hospital were they took my blood and urine
Probably. The second offense will carry a ninety day mandatory. The first offense will be a VOP and depending on your...
Facing a DUI Charge Does it make a difference I was blacked out drunk when given my blood draw at the hospital.
I may have been functionally blacked out and do not recall giving consent nor the trip to the hospital nor my cab trip home.
I don't think this is the worst of the issues in your case if you were operating a vehicle then passed out. You may or...