The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 30 Jul 2015 08:02:36 EDTThu, 30 Jul 2015 08:02:36 EDT Township to hire new police chief tonight retired state police commander is expected to be hired tonight as Logan Township's police chief. Timothy J.Thu, 9 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTFormer Altoona police officer charged Sprouse, 29, of Altoona is charged by State police with misdemeanor counts of official oppression and simple assault stemming from the alleged assault of a suspect Feb. 11 at the Altoona Police Department.Thu, 9 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTHuntingdon mom acquitted in death of infant son (AP) - A central Pennsylvania woman has been acquitted in the death of her infant son five years ago. A Huntingdon County judge on Tuesday acquitted 26-year-old Maria Boyd of State College of criminal homicide and first-degree murder.Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTBedford County woman charged in father's fatal shootiing MILE RUN -- Police have charged a Bedford County woman with murder for allegedly shooting her sleeping father early Wednesday mornin.Wed, 17 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTPedestrian killed on Interstate 99 accident involving a tractor-trailer and a pedestrian Friday on Interstate 99 has left one person dead, first responders on scene said.Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT