News Flash

Posted on: March 27, 2020

Wayne DA, Local PDs Sign Agreement for Manpower Mutual Aid

Wayne County District Attorney logo feature the scales of justice.

HONESDALE --Wayne County District Attorney A.G. Howell announced the implementation of a Mutual Aid Agreement which grants county-wide jurisdiction and enforcement powers to municipal departments amidst concerns due to the COVID-19 virus.

On March 26, 2020...

Read on...

Additional Info... District Attorney
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Gov. Calls on State Police to Help Enforce COVID-19 Restrictions

An image of the official insignia of the PA State Police.

HARRISBURG -- Colonel Robert Evanchick, commissioner of the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP), issued the following statement today on the agency’s enforcement of Governor Tom Wolf’s order closing physical locations of non-life-sustainin...

Read on...

Additional Info... District Attorney
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Damascus Man Faces Escape, Resisting Arrest Charges

HONESDALE -- A 33-yea- old Damascus Township man threatened to shot himself after Wayne County Sheriff Deputies attempted to serve a bench warrant. Wayne County Detectives charged Timothy Todd Everard of 178 Baldwin Hill Road, Damascus PA with Escape, Fli...

Read on...

District Attorney
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Wayne County Woman Charged w/Homicide by Vehicle while DUI

Wayne County District Attorney A.G. Howell announced Paula Louise Morano, 37, of Hamlin has been charged in the death of Margaret Branning, 94, of Beach Lake. 

On December 26, 2019, as Morano made a left hand turn while exiting the parking lot fro...

Read on...

Additional Info... District Attorney