TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Beaver County sheriff to resume hiring out deputies despite injunction

About Bill Vidonic

Daily Photo Galleries


By Bill Vidonic

Published: Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, 6:36 p.m.

Beaver County Sheriff George David said Thursday he'll resume hiring out uniformed deputies to work private security details while he appeals a preliminary injunction stopping the work.

David filed an appeal with Commonwealth Court on Wednesday seeking to overturn Erie Senior Judge John A. Bozza's Feb. 11 order granting a preliminary injunction.

The commissioners sought the injunction, arguing that the county code only gave commissioners the power to enter into contracts on behalf of the county.

Beaver County Solicitor Joseph Askar said his office is preparing an emergency motion to enforce the preliminary injunction during the appeal.

Bozza must determine whether the injunction will be made permanent. No hearing has been scheduled.

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Garden Q&A: Firecracker vine OK for trellis?
  2. Starkey: Penguins’ arrogance astounding
  3. Two players ejected after Pirates, Brewers brawl
  4. Egg decorating turns to fight, charges in Brookline, police say
  5. Matt Calvert’s goal in double OT evens series for Blue Jackets
  6. Draftees’ longevity key for NFL success
  7. Essay for Easter: Fresh start, new life
  8. Worshippers welcome Easter’s dawn in Pittsburgh’s North Side
  9. Police: McKees Rocks woman had child on board when she crashed after chase
  10. Man dead in Beaver County brush fire
  11. Patients nationwide die waiting as 1 in 5 kidneys rejected by doctors
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.