Media Release – 7/20/2018

Arrest: Michael Smith  33 yr old male  Candle Dr. Blakeslee PA On 7/20/2018 at approximately 6:50am, Slate Belt Regional Police Officers were dispatched to the 500 block of Male Rd., Plainfield Twp. for a report of a stolen vehicle.  Police were advised that a male had just stole a front … Continue reading

Media Release – 2/26/2018

Terroristic Threats On Friday, February 23rd, SBRPD investigated a report from the Pen Argyl High School of a student who had made threats while inside the school.  Police interviewed students who advised that they had overheard the 16 year old student make threats to “shoot up the school” and claimed … Continue reading

Media Release – 1/18/2018

Retail Theft – (Felony)  Bernadette Kureczka   Tobyhanna PA  / Ariel Rogers  Tobyhanna PA  On 1/16/2018, Kureczka and Rogers, both of Tobyhanna PA, turned themselves in to the Slate Belt Regional Police Department on charges of Felony Retail Theft and Conspiracy from Cramers Home Center in Wind Gap PA.  On 12/20/2017, … Continue reading

Media Release – 1/16/2018

Simple Assault –  Jody Lee Bennett     S. Westbrook Ave, Pen Argyl PA On 1-14-2018 at 1:55am, SBRPD officers were called to the area of Bangor Rd in Plainfield Twp for a report of a domestic assault inside a vehicle.  Police learned that while inside the vehicle, Bennett engaged in an … Continue reading

Media Release – 12/15/2017

Retail Theft – Giant Food Store  837 Male Rd. Wind Gap Sherry Stockum   Saylorsburg PA On 12-14-2017, SBRPD arrested Stockum for a Retail Theft of over $80.00 of meat from the Giant in Wind Gap Borough.  Stockum was charged with a Felony Retail Theft and arraigned by MDJ Grifo.  Stockum … Continue reading

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