Coaldale police have new ammunition in the war on crime, thanks to a local bank.
Jim Thorpe National Bank has donated the money for a custom-made computer to the department. It replaces the department's previous computer, bought for $150 on eBay about five or six years ago, said Chief Tim Delaney.
"You'd sit here, you'd download or try to access something, and you'd go in, get a drink, come back, and you'd still be waiting," he said. "This new one is lightning-quick."