Boyertown TikTok challenge sees students destroying school bathrooms and school officials are looking into possible criminal charges for those who are caught.
A TikTok challenge has Boyertown school officials looking at possible criminal charges
A weekend of unusually high number of overdoses led Berks County officials to declare a public health emergency. Two men were also taken into custody in Reading on drug related charges.
A jackpot-winning ticket worth over $800,000 was sold in Berks County.
The Pennsylvania State Police announced Monday that charges have been filed against three people connected to a drug distribution and human trafficking ring operating in and around Reading in Berks County.
Two people were found dead after a fire in an eastern Pennsylvania home over the weekend, authorities said.
A man was rescued after at least three days at the bottom of an abandoned stone cistern near the landmark pagoda overlooking the eastern Pennsylvania city of Reading, authorities said.
Pennsylvania State Police say a 3-month-old girl has been found safe after being reported missing from Reading, Berks County Wednesday.
Police say the man assaulted her inside the home and attempted to sexually assault her. The victim was able to fight off the suspect, who then fled the area on foot.
Exeter Senior High School, in Reading, set to close the campus for two days and shift to all-virtual learning, due to a COVID surge, officials said.
A Reading woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after prosecutors said she drugged and sex-trafficked two teenage girls for at least three months in 2017.
Authorities have arrested a group of men they say took part in a 'Grandparent Phone Scam' where they allegedly tricked victims into sending them money.
A Muhlenberg Township police officer will not face charges after he shot and killed a knife-wielding man who charged at officers during a domestic incident last month, District Attorney John T. Adams announced Thursday.
A Berks County man is facing charges after he allegedly hit two children who were crossing the street while riding his three-wheeled motorcycle Monday night in Reading, according to police.
Federal authorities have announced the arrest in Florida of a fugitive wanted in connection with the shooting deaths of four men in a Reading row house more than three years ago.
Officials say a Muhlenberg Township police officer shot and killed a man armed with a knife.
The Berks County coroner's office said 30-year-old John Evanoff fell into a refining kettle portion of a furnace at a battery manufacturing plant in Richmond Township.
U.S. immigration authorities will no longer use a small Pennsylvania detention center to hold parents and children seeking asylum, part of a broader shift by President Joe Biden’s administration to reduce the use of family detention.
Fourteen defendants were arrested for a gun trafficking organization that operated in Montgomery, Bucks, Berks, Lancaster and Philadelphia counties.
A wave of precipitation to the north and west of Philadelphia is bringing concerns of significant ice accumulation.