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Preliminary Hearing For Ambush Suspect Rescheduled

AP | Posted 12.08.2014 | Crime

MILFORD, Pa. (AP) — A preliminary hearing for the man charged in the fatal ambush of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper was rescheduled Friday afte...

Pennsylvania State Police Seek Help Locating Missing Man (UPDATED)

Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 12.09.2014 | Crime

ALBION, Pennsylvania -- Authorities in Pennsylvania are trying to locate a man who disappeared without a trace this past weekend. UPDATE: According...

The $11-Million Manhunt

Reuters | Posted 11.15.2014 | Crime

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Pennsylvania State Police spent roughly $11 million on the weeks-long manhunt in the Pocono Mountains to capture a survivalist ch...

Ambushed State Police Barracks Reopening To Public

AP | Posted 11.12.2014 | Crime

BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania State Police barracks is reopening to the public exactly two months after a sniper opened fire, killing a ...

Guns, Laptop Found After Ambush Suspect's Capture (Read The Search Warrant)

Associated Press | MICHAEL R. SISAK | Posted 11.06.2014 | Crime

Eric Frein stowed Soviet-era weapons alongside modern technology and found sustenance in bags of beans and a bottle of soy sauce, and warmth from cand...

Frein's Sister Questions Brother's Injuries

Reuters | Joe McDonald | Posted 11.04.2014 | Crime

(Reuters) - The sister of the survivalist who eluded a 48-day manhunt in the mountains of Pennsylvania until his capture last week said on Monday she ...

Accused Cop Killer Reportedly Talking To Police About Deadly Ambush

Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 10.31.2014 | Crime

Eric Frein, the accused cop killer who was arraigned Friday morning after nearly two months on the run, is reportedly cooperating with police. The ...

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Prosecutor To Seek Death Penalty For Accused Cop Killer | David Lohr | Posted 10.31.2014 | Crime

Prosecutors in Pennsylvania will seek the death penalty in their case against Eric Frein, the prime suspect in a deadly shooting that left one Pennsyl...

Police Capture Accused Cop Killer Eric Frein

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 10.31.2014 | Crime

Eric Frein, the man wanted for allegedly killing a Pennsylvania state trooper before going on the lam for 48 days, is in police custody. Frein was ...

Trooper Shot Dead During Gun Training Exercise

AP | Posted 10.01.2014 | Crime

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (AP) — A state trooper was accidentally shot during a gun training exercise at a safety facility on Tuesday and later died. Troop...

Slain Police Trooper Eulogized As Impeccable Officer

Associated Press | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 09.19.2014 | Crime

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Cpl. Bryon Dickson was an impeccable officer who put his family first and could always be counted on for advice and support, hi...

Police Trooper Killed In Ambush To Be Laid To Rest

Associated Press | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 09.19.2014 | Crime

Hundreds of mourners, including law enforcement officers from around the country, are gathering in Scranton, Pennsylvania, for the funeral of a state ...

Gunman Who Ambushed Troopers Was Military Re-enactor, Cops Say

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 11.17.2014 | Crime

Schools closed, kids stayed inside and authorities chased down several false sightings Wednesday in their hunt for the suspect in a fatal ambush outsi...

Suspect Named In Deadly PA State Police Ambush

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 09.17.2014 | Crime

Authorities in Pennsylvania have identified Eric Matthew Frein as the lone suspect in the deadly ambush of two state troopers outside the Blooming Gro...

Profile Of Gunman Who Ambushed Troopers Released

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM and DAVID PORTER | Posted 11.16.2014 | Crime

BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — Hundreds of law enforcement officers fanned out across the dense northeastern Pennsylvania woods Tuesday in the hunt for ...

Pennsylvania State Trooper Hurt in Ambush Conscious, Talking

Associated Press | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 09.19.2014 | Crime

A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed another trooper outside a police barracks is conscious and talking ...

Teasing Over Vaginal Flatulence On School Bus Leads To Groin Attack

David Lohr | Posted 01.27.2014 | Weird News

A 13-year-old male high school student was teasing an 18-year-old girl about her vaginal flatulence before being struck in his testicles, police said....

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Don Meyer, Ph.D. | Posted 04.08.2013 | College
Don Meyer, Ph.D.

One of the highlights of my childhood was to attend the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. I can still remember missing school for a day to meander with my family through all of the latest farm machinery exhibits and the livestock to see the state's best and brightest.

WATCH: Cop Broke Hand Punching This Man's Head, Lawsuit Alleges

The Huffington Post | Simon McCormack | Posted 07.05.2012 | Crime

A handful of Pennsylvania State officers are under fire this month as attorneys review video showing arrestee Robert Leone being beaten to a bloody pu...