INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Federal prosecutors have charged a former eastern Indiana police officer with civil rights violations, alleging that he used excessive force during three arrests, including by kicking a man in the head and shooting another with beanbags from close range.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police are investigating a motorcycle collision that left three people dead.
Authorities said the crash occurred about 8:40 p.m. on Monday on Route 273 in New Castle.
NEW CASTLE, Ind. (AP) — A man whose body was found nearly 19 years ago behind an abandoned gas station in eastern Indiana has been identified.
The man was Daniel Diaz of Columbus, Ohio, and he was born Sept.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A 31-year-old man and his 5-year-old son were killed when the dirt bike they were riding collided with a car on a Delaware road, state police said.
Delaware State Police said the crash happened Saturday night at the intersection of Route 9 and Halcyon Drive near New Castle, The News Journal reported.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A 72-year-old woman is facing felony charges after police said she stabbed someone trying to throw her walker into a dumpster at a Delaware motel.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — More than a dozen children were hurt in a crash involving a school bus on Monday morning, police in Delaware said.
New Castle County police said 14 children aged 5 to 10 were taken to the hospital, The News Journal reported.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A New Castle man wanted in a fatal stabbing outside a Delaware motel has been arrested in Maryland, police said.
Police obtained a warrant charging Frank Deshields, 52, with first-degree murder in the April 10 stabbing death of Michael White of New Castle, Delaware State Police said in a news release.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A man was killed in a string of crashes on Interstate 95 in Delaware involving several vehicles, state police said.
A Chevrolet Sonic was traveling southbound on I-95 early Monday when it hit the rear of a Dodge Ram for unknown reasons, sending the Chevrolet into the left side guardrail, then back onto the roadway without any lights activated, Delaware State Police said in a news release on Tuesday.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A man was found fatally stabbed outside a New Castle area motel on Sunday, Delaware State Police said.
Troopers were called to The Super Lodge on West Avenue in New Castle for a reported stabbing, police said in a news release.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Two women have died after a fire that heavily damaged a Delaware home over the weekend, state fire officials announced Monday.
Firefighters arrived at the New Castle home early Saturday to find flames shooting from the one-story dwelling and two people trapped inside, the Delaware Office of the State Fire Marshal said in a news release.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A Delaware man has been charged with assaulted another driver with an anti-theft device after a crash in New Castle on Sunday, state police said.
Troopers were called to Springfield Boulevard around 5:30 p.m.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A Delaware woman is facing charges that include vehicular homicide after two carjackings left one pedestrian dead and four other people injured, Delaware State Police said Monday.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — One pedestrian was killed and four people were injured after a woman carjacked two vehicles in New Castle and caused multiple collisions, Delaware State Police said Sunday in a news release.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A 19-year-old motorcyclist is dead after a crash in New Castle on Wednesday night, Delaware State Police said.
The crash happened on state Route 13 just before midnight, police said in a news release.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Police in Delaware are investigating the shooting of a teen in New Castle County.
New Castle County Police say they received a report of a shooting Friday afternoon in the community of Sophia's Place West.
BEAR, Del. (AP) — A man was fatally shot as he walked to his car from a gym in the Bear area on Thursday night, Delaware State Police said.
Troopers were called to the parking lot of the LA Fitness on Eden Circle around 9:41 p.m.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — New Castle County has settled a federal lawsuit claiming decades of sexual harassment, largely by an officer who rose to the police department’s second-highest rank, the county announced late Tuesday.
CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — The husband of a late Indiana legislator has died in state prison, where he was serving a 55-year sentence for the 2018 shooting death of a northwestern Indiana attorney.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A man is dead and four other people were injured after a crash in New Castle over the weekend, Delaware State Police said.
The crash happened around 3 p.m. Sunday as a Toyota Corolla traveling southbound on North DuPont Highway and a northbound Chevrolet Malibu collided as they both turned onto eastbound East Franklin Avenue, police said.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A fourth victim of a fatal stabbing incident in Delaware has died, authorities said Thursday.
New Castle County Police said detectives were notified that Donald Grier, 68, was pronounced dead early Thursday.
NEW CASTLE, Del . (AP) — A Georgia man driving a stolen SUV shot himself after Delaware State troopers blocked his way, police said.
New Castle County emergency officials learned of a stolen GMC Terrain on Interstate 95 on Wednesday afternoon and troopers began to follow it from a distance since the driver might be carrying a weapon, police said in a news release Thursday.
NEW CASTLE, Ind. (AP) — The attorney for an eastern Indiana county who once served as its top prosecutor has been charged with dealing methamphetamines.
Martin R. Shields, 67, was arrested Tuesday and charged in Henry Circuit Court with two counts of dealing in meth and two counts of possession of meth.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Two motorcyclists died Sunday in separate crashes in Delaware, police said.
The motorcyclists were the fourth and fifth to be killed in crashes since Friday, The News Journal reported.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A 3-year-old boy was killed Sunday evening when he was run over by a pickup truck driven by his 13-year-old brother in the front yard of a New Castle home, Delaware State Police said.
NEW CASTLE, Ind. (AP) — Police have seized about 400 pounds (181 kilograms) of marijuana following a traffic stop on a central Indiana freeway.
A van was stopped about 1:35 p.m. Wednesday on Interstate 70 near New Castle for following another vehicle too closely, The (Muncie) Star Press reported Thursday.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A man who was found critically injured when officers responded to a report of an assault over the weekend has died, New Castle County police said Monday.
Officers responded to a report of an assault in the Mansion Park Townhouses community in New Castle on Friday night.
HILLSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A local police officer in western Pennsylvania shot and killed a man who had stabbed or slashed four people, including another local officer, authorities said.
State police in Lawrence County say troopers were called shortly after 9 p.m.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A New Jersey man was critically wounded Saturday after being shot several times when a late-night fight occurred in a large outdoor crowd in Delaware, police said.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Four people were injured, one of them critically, in a shooting in Wilmington on Tuesday afternoon, police said.
The shooting happened in the area of A and New Castle streets around 4:15 p.m., Wilmington Police said in a news release.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware state trooper has been suspended with pay amid a federal investigation into a series of thefts from a package reshipping company in New Castle.
According to an FBI affidavit unsealed late last week, Jamal J.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — President Joe Biden marked the Labor Day holiday on Monday by delivering deli sandwiches to union members, the people he says built the middle class.
A casually dressed Biden stepped from his dark SUV holding boxes of sandwiches from Capriotti's, a restaurant chain founded in Wilmington, in his home state of Delaware, in 1976.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — A woman died and a police officer who tried to rescue her was injured when a fire broke out at a home near New Castle on Tuesday, Delaware fire officials said.
Firefighters responded to a report of a blaze on Simonds Drive, news outlets reported.
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — President Joe Biden marked his first Memorial Day weekend as commander in chief by honoring the nation’s sacrifices in a deeply personal manner as he paid tribute Sunday to those lost while remembering his late son Beau, a veteran who died six years ago to the day.
NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) — A high school in western Pennsylvania was placed on lockdown during a procession for students attending the prom after what officials called “credible" threats made by an unnamed person against students, authorities said.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — The extent of contamination in some public drinking water supply wells in Delaware from certain manmade chemical compounds associated with cancer and other health problems is worse than what was discovered several years ago, but state and federal officials have not alerted the public to their findings...
NEW CASTLE, Ind. (AP) — A 76-year-old eastern Indiana woman has died after being trapped in a grain bin on her farm in Henry County...
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Officials in Delaware’s southernmost county have agreed to reassess property values for the first time in nearly half a century to settle a lawsuit over school funding and woefully outdated property assessments...
A Pennsylvania woman was charged with helping to storm the U.S. Capitol, with federal authorities saying she is the person in a pink hat shown in video directing others through a bullhorn about how to gain further control of the building, authorities said Friday...
NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) — A woman in western Pennsylvania is accused of taking nude photos of her young daughters and sending them to a man who, in some cases, paid for them, police said...
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park near his Delaware home...
NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) — An election official in Pennsylvania didn't think anything of the absentee ballot application until he saw the out-of-this-world voting location...
A 26-year-old New Castle man died early Sunday when the car he was driving went off the road and struck a tree in Slippery Rock.
State police say Justin Patrick Delaney was driving a Chrysler convertible at 1:45 a.m.
A mother, child and man found dead inside a New Castle home early Tuesday died from gunshot wounds, and their deaths have been ruled homicides, according to the Lawrence County Coroner's Office.
A mother, child and man were found dead inside a New Castle home early Tuesday, according to Tribune-Review news partner WPXI-TV.
Police were called to the home on West North Street about 9 a.m., after being contacted by family members of the people who live there, the television station said.