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The Post-Journal
Jamestown Man Charged After Crashing Into Lake View Cemeterystreet sign and a metal fence surrounding the cemetery. The vehicle came to re
Jamestown Man Charged After Crashing Into Lake View Cemetery
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
street sign and a metal fence surrounding the cemetery. The vehicle came to rest in between several trees in the cemetery, Jamestown police said.. Powell reportedly fled the scene but was taken into custody a short time later based on witness... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jamestown Man Charged After Crashing Into Cemeterybeen traveling southbound on North Main Street when the vehicle left its lane a
Jamestown Man Charged After Crashing Into Cemetery
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
been traveling southbound on North Main Street when the vehicle left its lane and crashed through a street sign and a metal fence surrounding the cemetery. The vehicle came to rest in between several trees in the cemetery, Jamestown police repor... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Community Gathers For Suicide Prevention, Awareness Walkmy family or next door to me. When it happens to one of us, it happens to all o
Community Gathers For Suicide Prevention, Awareness Walk
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
my family or next door to me. When it happens to one of us, it happens to all of us." The walkers then gathered in front of the arena, holding a banner in honor of the event and walked down the road escorted by Jamestown Police Department offi... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reportsweapon. A male victim at the scene alleged that Ober threatened him with a hand
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
weapon. A male victim at the scene alleged that Ober threatened him with a handgun. Officers reportedly found Ober near the Jamestown Police Department. A black air pistol was recovered and believed to be the weapon used in the incident. Ober was... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
One I-95 NB lane open following fatal accident in Colleton CountyJay High (Source: Live 5 News) The National Action Network held a press confer
One I-95 NB lane open following fatal accident in Colleton County
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
Jay High (Source: Live 5 News) The National Action Network held a press conference on Thursday calling for the Jamestown police chief to resign because of comments he made on Facebook. The National Action Network held a press... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
NAN calling for Lowcountry police chief's resignation for Facebook commentsThe National Action Network held a press conference on Thursday calling for the
NAN calling for Lowcountry police chief's resignation for Facebook comments
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
The National Action Network held a press conference on Thursday calling for the Jamestown police chief to resign because of comments he made on Facebook. Chief Jay High got into an argument on Facebook with a woman who says his comments were out of... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Mt. Pleasant police searching for suspect following armed robberyJay High (Source: Live 5 News) The National Action Network held a press confer
Mt. Pleasant police searching for suspect following armed robbery
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
Jay High (Source: Live 5 News) The National Action Network held a press conference on Thursday calling for the Jamestown police chief to resign because of comments he made on Facebook. The National Action Network held a press... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Persell Produce Patch Highlighted During Block Challenge Tourfor the project included Everyday's Super True Value; Mike's Nursery; Brigiotta
Persell Produce Patch Highlighted During Block Challenge Tour
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
for the project included Everyday's Super True Value; Mike's Nursery; Brigiotta's Farmland Produce & Garden Center; Jamestown Police Department; Chautauqua County Health Network; Wegmans; Farm Fresh Foods; Chipotle; High Mowing Organic... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Gunshot fired as man attacked in Jamestown apartmentwas struck with a gun and a gunshot was fired in a Prendergast Avenue apartment
Gunshot fired as man attacked in Jamestown apartment
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
was struck with a gun and a gunshot was fired in a Prendergast Avenue apartment Tuesday afternoon, according to police. Jamestown police were called to 811 Prendergast at about 1:24 p.m. A male was hit with a gun and then a shot was fired from... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Police Seek Suspect In Shootinga burgundy Cavaliers hat and long, dark shorts. Anyone with information regard
Police Seek Suspect In Shooting
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
a burgundy Cavaliers hat and long, dark shorts. Anyone with information regarding the suspect is asked to contact the Jamestown Police Department or leave an anonymous tip by calling 483-8477. All tips are kept confidential. Tuesday's... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Fence built at W. Ashley living center after woman eaten by gatorTuesday alleges. Data released last year highlighted the state as the worst in
Fence built at W. Ashley living center after woman eaten by gator
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday alleges. Data released last year highlighted the state as the worst in the country for violence against women. Jamestown police chief under fire for comments on FacebookJamestown police chief under fire for comments on Facebook The... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Police make arrest in phony clown sightings in MidlandsTuesday alleges. Data released last year highlighted the state as the worst in
Police make arrest in phony clown sightings in Midlands
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday alleges. Data released last year highlighted the state as the worst in the country for violence against women. Jamestown police chief under fire for comments on FacebookJamestown police chief under fire for comments on Facebook The... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Jamestown police chief under fire for comments on Facebook The police chief of the Berkeley County town of Jamestown is under fire for c
Jamestown police chief under fire for comments on Facebook
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
The police chief of the Berkeley County town of Jamestown is under fire for comments he made on Facebook. The police chief of the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jamestown Police Seeking Suspect In Tuesday Shootingallegedly fired a single shot from a pistol in the upper apartment. A victim i
Jamestown Police Seeking Suspect In Tuesday Shooting
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
allegedly fired a single shot from a pistol in the upper apartment. A victim in the residence was not struck by the shot, Jamestown police announced in a press release seeking the identity of the male - described as wearing a red tank top shirt... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Capturing Crime On Video Should Be Evidence, Not Entertainmenta park and the other of two suspects allegedly trying to break into cars - only
Capturing Crime On Video Should Be Evidence, Not Entertainment
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
a park and the other of two suspects allegedly trying to break into cars - only after someone forwarded them the videos. Jamestown police, understandably so, seem baffled that someone's first instinct to viewing crime is to post an image or video... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Prosecuting Drug Dealers For Deaths No Easy Taskunderway to link recent overdose deaths to dealers. According to Captain Rober
Prosecuting Drug Dealers For Deaths No Easy Task
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
underway to link recent overdose deaths to dealers. According to Captain Robert F. Samuelson, division commander of the Jamestown Police Department, the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force is aggressively seeking the dealers behind the overdose... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reportsbroadcasted a physical description of the suspect and later located Navarez-Apo
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
broadcasted a physical description of the suspect and later located Navarez-Aponte standing across the street from the Jamestown Police Department with the stolen property. He was taken to the City Jail and is banned for life from Rite Aid... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Police Accept Social Media Posts As Part Of Crime-Fighting EffortsWith the rise of the smartphone and social media use, Jamestown Police Departme
Police Accept Social Media Posts As Part Of Crime-Fighting Efforts
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
With the rise of the smartphone and social media use, Jamestown Police Department officials say videos of incidents have increased over the past few years. A recent video of two young people fighting in a local park posted on social media is an... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police ReportsAfter checking her license, police determined that it was allegedly suspended f
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
After checking her license, police determined that it was allegedly suspended four times and expired since 2013. The Jamestown Police Department also had two active warrants for Anderson for petit larceny. She was taken to the JPD and is... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Young Secures Funding For Anti-Drug, Domestic ViolenceYoung, R-C-I-Olean, announced Thursday that the Southern Tier Regional Drug Tas
Young Secures Funding For Anti-Drug, Domestic Violence
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Young, R-C-I-Olean, announced Thursday that the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force and the Jamestown Police Department will receive $75,000 and $25,000, respectively, as part of this year's state budget. The funding is part of a $190,000 package... Read more
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The Post-Journal
G.A. Family Services Guides At-Risk Youthof the eight-week program celebrated their achievement at Honest John's Restaur
G.A. Family Services Guides At-Risk Youth
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
of the eight-week program celebrated their achievement at Honest John's Restaurant and Pizzeria. Harry Snellings, Jamestown police chief, was invited to join the occasion. "I brought (Chief Snellings) because he's committed to the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Local Watch Groups Hope To Combat Nuisanceswhat should city residents do if they suspect or see their neighbors breaking t
Local Watch Groups Hope To Combat Nuisances
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
what should city residents do if they suspect or see their neighbors breaking the law? Capt. Robert Samuelson of the Jamestown Police Department said the first thing a resident who suspects his neighbor is involved in illegal activity should... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bemus Point woman charged with aggravated unlicensed operationsecond-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, noting that her license had been
Bemus Point woman charged with aggravated unlicensed operation
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, noting that her license had been suspended four times and expired in 2013. Jamestown Police said they also had two active warrants for Anderson on petit larceny. She was pulled over on Route 430,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City Woman Indicted For ArsonJail in lieu of $20,000 cash or bond. It is alleged that Miller intentionally
City Woman Indicted For Arson
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Jail in lieu of $20,000 cash or bond. It is alleged that Miller intentionally set her 303 Crescent St. home on fire on May 30, according to an investigation by the Jamestown Police Department and Jamestown Fire Department. No injuries were repor... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City Woman Indicted In May Arsonto the Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of $20,000 cash or bond. It is alleged t
City Woman Indicted In May Arson
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
to the Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of $20,000 cash or bond. It is alleged that Miller intentionally set her 303 Crescent St. home on fire on May 30, according to an investigation by the Jamestown Police Department and Jamestown Fire Depar... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jamestown woman charged with setting her own home on firepolice. Debrah M. Miller, 34, was indicted by a Chautauqua County grand jury o
Jamestown woman charged with setting her own home on fire
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
police. Debrah M. Miller, 34, was indicted by a Chautauqua County grand jury on a second-degree arson charge for the fire, Jamestown police said. The blaze at an occupied home 303 Crescent St., happened at about 3:50 p.m. May 30. The charge... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Students Use Shirts To Combat Violence Against Womenwere on hand to provide information such as Project Crossroads, a domestic viol
Students Use Shirts To Combat Violence Against Women
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
were on hand to provide information such as Project Crossroads, a domestic violence prevention partnership between the Jamestown Police Department and Family Service of the Chautauqua Region; Bellevue University; and the Salvation Army Anew... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Thumbs Up, Thumbs DownThumbs down to a new scam that takes people's dream come true and turns it into
Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down
The Post-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
Thumbs down to a new scam that takes people's dream come true and turns it into a nightmare. Jamestown police are investigating a fraud complaint for an incident that took place over the course of several weeks in which someone represented themselves... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Sedative-Laced Heroin Could Pose Threat Locallyin Ohio, with a staggering 174 overdoses in Cincinnati within a six-day period,
Sedative-Laced Heroin Could Pose Threat Locally
The Post-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
in Ohio, with a staggering 174 overdoses in Cincinnati within a six-day period, according to the Chicago Tribune. Jamestown police said the tainted heroin, while not yet seen in the local area, is not expected to stay away forever. "We... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Community Gathers To Bring Awareness To Drug Abuseoffices, Berke told attendees to make sure they're given short supplies so pill
Community Gathers To Bring Awareness To Drug Abuse
The Post-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
offices, Berke told attendees to make sure they're given short supplies so pills aren't lying around in bathroom cabinets. Jamestown Police Chief Harry Snellings gave a brief overview of the New York State 911 Good Samaritan Law, which is geared to... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Council Hears About Eagle Street Neighborhood ProblemsHe said conditions have worsened to the point where his family might move outsi
Council Hears About Eagle Street Neighborhood Problems
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
He said conditions have worsened to the point where his family might move outside of the city. Frank Knapp thanked the Jamestown Police Department for doing what they can when they are called to respond to problems. He said they understand that... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Elderly Resident Falls Victim To Scammedia or email. The official also stated they do not ever ask for money to be s
Elderly Resident Falls Victim To Scam
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
media or email. The official also stated they do not ever ask for money to be sent to them for any taxes or fees. The Jamestown Police suggest that any information people receive about winning prizes be closely scrutinized. It is very likely... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Alleged City Kingpin Pleads Innocencewas taken into custody on Aug. 18 while outside an apparent stash house at 477
Alleged City Kingpin Pleads Innocence
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
was taken into custody on Aug. 18 while outside an apparent stash house at 477 S. Main St. According to Jamestown police, the stash house allegedly contained 15 kilos of narcotics with an estimated street value of $2.4... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Reed Holds Local Discussion On Heroin And Opioid Epidemicto focus on loan repayments and easing the cost of education for those consider
Reed Holds Local Discussion On Heroin And Opioid Epidemic
The Post-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
to focus on loan repayments and easing the cost of education for those considering a career in medicine. Harry Snellings, Jamestown police chief, Captain Eric. J. Balon, with the New York State Police, and John Zuroski, first assistant district... Read more

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