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The Post-Journal
Tax Analysis Shows Bold Decisions Pay OffVince Horrigan have both said they expect a shared services proposal for the Ch
Tax Analysis Shows Bold Decisions Pay Off
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Vince Horrigan have both said they expect a shared services proposal for the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Department and the Jamestown Police Department sometime this year - and 2016 isn't getting any younger. Discussions on the city-county proposal... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Arrests For Heroin On The Rise In CityAccording to the latest annual report by the Jamestown Police Department, the a
Arrests For Heroin On The Rise In City
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
According to the latest annual report by the Jamestown Police Department, the amount of heroin seized in 2015 continued an alarming trend of heroin on the rise, with 119 bags seized in 2012, 826 in 2013 and 5,110 in 2014. Harry Snellings, Jamestown... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City Homicide Remains Under InvestigationAccording to Captain Robert F. Samuelson, division commander of the Jamestown P
City Homicide Remains Under Investigation
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
According to Captain Robert F. Samuelson, division commander of the Jamestown Police Department, an ongoing investigation has yet to produce anything conclusive. "We really haven't had as many tips or links as we had hoped at this point, but we're... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Support Our Policeshift. It's time the citizens of Jamestown say "Thank you" to our police office
Support Our Police
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
shift. It's time the citizens of Jamestown say "Thank you" to our police officers. It is a joy and honor to call the JPD officers my friends and to serve alongside them in Jamestown. Pastor Jim Read Jamestown Jamestown Police Department ch... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Former JPD Officer Pleads Guilty To Online Threatsthe case, Bush posted threats on the Topix.com forum page on Jan. 2, 2015, and
Former JPD Officer Pleads Guilty To Online Threats
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
the case, Bush posted threats on the Topix.com forum page on Jan. 2, 2015, and Feb. 26, 2016, against members of the Jamestown Police Department. Michael His charge carries a maximum of five years in prison, a fine of $250,000 or... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Former Jamestown cop admits threatening other officersA former Jamestown police officer has pleaded guilty before Chief U.S. District
Former Jamestown cop admits threatening other officers
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
A former Jamestown police officer has pleaded guilty before Chief U.S. District Judge Frank P. Geraci to charges that he posted messages threatening other Jamestown-area law officers on the internet, U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul reports. Michael... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reportsthe residence. With the assistance of the Detective Bureau, a search warrant wa
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
the residence. With the assistance of the Detective Bureau, a search warrant was obtained from Jamestown City Court. The Jamestown Police SWAT Team assisted the execution of the search warrant. Roberts and Link were apprehended and taken to the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jamestown SWAT team arrests twoJAMESTOWN – Jamestown police called out their SWAT team Friday night to arrest
Jamestown SWAT team arrests two
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
JAMESTOWN – Jamestown police called out their SWAT team Friday night to arrest two people in a home on Royal Avenue. Roshad J. Roberts, 27, who was wanted on felony warrants issued in Pennsylvania, was spotted at the property by passing officers... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Five Charged In City Drug RaidAccording to Jamestown police, investigators with the Jamestown Metro Drug Task
Five Charged In City Drug Raid
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
According to Jamestown police, investigators with the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force and New York State Police CNET stopped a vehicle that was leaving a 153 S. Main St. lower apartment at approximately 11 a.m. Inside, police found 29-year-old... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Five arrested after Jamestown drug raidof an ongoing investigation into the sale and trafficking of illegal narcotics
Five arrested after Jamestown drug raid
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
of an ongoing investigation into the sale and trafficking of illegal narcotics in the Jamestown area, according to the Jamestown Police Department. Around 11:05 a.m., investigators from the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force and State Police... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Five Charged Following Large Seizure Of Drugs, CashAccording to Jamestown police, investigators with the Jamestown Metro Drug Task
Five Charged Following Large Seizure Of Drugs, Cash
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
According to Jamestown police, investigators with the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force and New York State Police CNET stopped a vehicle that was leaving a 153 S. Main St. lower apartment at approximately 11 a.m. Inside, police found 29-year-old... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Five Charged Following Large Seizure Of Drugs, CashAccording to Jamestown police, investigators with the Jamestown Metro Drug Task
Five Charged Following Large Seizure Of Drugs, Cash
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
According to Jamestown police, investigators with the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force and New York State Police CNET stopped a vehicle that was leaving a 153 S. Main St. lower apartment at approximately 11 a.m. Inside, police found 29-year-old... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Yellow Springs police officer is dismissedshe said. Whittemore came to the department with 16 years of policing experien
Yellow Springs police officer is dismissed
Yellow Springs News / Posted 12 days ago
she said. Whittemore came to the department with 16 years of policing experience, having worked most recently at the Jamestown Police Department and for eight years before that with the West Carrollton Police. However, he was terminated by... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City Drug Raid Nets 100 Bags Of Heroinresisting arrest, several vehicle and traffic charges, all while being wanted f
City Drug Raid Nets 100 Bags Of Heroin
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
resisting arrest, several vehicle and traffic charges, all while being wanted for several felony warrants by Jamestown police. In the June incident, police tried to pull over a vehicle driven by Soto, who reportedly led police on a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City Man Charged After Tuesday Heroin Raid On Forest AvenueYork State Police CNET agents and the New York State Police K-9 unit executed a
City Man Charged After Tuesday Heroin Raid On Forest Avenue
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
York State Police CNET agents and the New York State Police K-9 unit executed a search warrant with the assistance of the Jamestown Police Department SWAT team. Police report finding Soto in the apartment with 100 bags of heroin, a quantity of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Republican DA Candidate Blasts Swanson’s Handling Of Murder Caseby suggesting Swanson's lethargic pace and willingness to reduce the defendant'
Republican DA Candidate Blasts Swanson’s Handling Of Murder Case
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
by suggesting Swanson's lethargic pace and willingness to reduce the defendant's charges have failed the victims, the Jamestown Police Department and have sent a message that "justice is negotiable." Swanson countered by saying the Witruke... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Stolen Guns In City Proves SAFE Act Flawsmade selling those guns to those who can't legally purchase weapons thanks to N
Stolen Guns In City Proves SAFE Act Flaws
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
made selling those guns to those who can't legally purchase weapons thanks to New York's SAFE Act. It was good work by the Jamestown Police Department - and a little blind luck, too - that the first gun was found back on June 17 when police... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years Pasttrack down whoever is responsible. He asked others who may have noticed anythin
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
track down whoever is responsible. He asked others who may have noticed anything to visit police at 20 W. Summit St. The Jamestown Police Department also announced it was seeking public assistance in identifying a person who attempted to entice... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Local Law Enforcement Remain Vigilant In Wake Of Dallas ShootingsCaptain Robert F. Samuelson, division commander of the Jamestown Police Departm
Local Law Enforcement Remain Vigilant In Wake Of Dallas Shootings
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Captain Robert F. Samuelson, division commander of the Jamestown Police Department, said JPD officers are aware of the national situation and are continuing to monitor it closely. "We, however, are not taking any specific precautions or doing... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chevy Club Sets Lake Cruise For SaturdayNow known as the "Rick Okerlund Memorial Cruise-Around-The-Lake" it was named a
Chevy Club Sets Lake Cruise For Saturday
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Now known as the "Rick Okerlund Memorial Cruise-Around-The-Lake" it was named after retired Jamestown Police Lt. Rick Okerlund, who served as club vice president for many years before his death last August. The event will start as a cruise-in at 4... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Four arrested after large haul of heroin found in carJAMESTOWN – Two men and two women were arrested by Jamestown Police after a tra
Four arrested after large haul of heroin found in car
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
JAMESTOWN – Two men and two women were arrested by Jamestown Police after a traffic stop on E. 2nd Street at Kipp Street about 12:15 p.m. Wednesday led to the discovery of 244 bags of hidden substances in the console area of their car. Charged with... Read more
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The Post-Journal
One Year After Being Caught With 230 Bags Of Heroin, City Man Sentencedand seized a loaded .38 caliber pistol, scales, drug packaging materials and ne
One Year After Being Caught With 230 Bags Of Heroin, City Man Sentenced
The Post-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
and seized a loaded .38 caliber pistol, scales, drug packaging materials and nearly $1,000 cash from inside the apartment. Jamestown police said investigators were tipped off by members of the public who believed the residence was a "busy location"... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Woman killed in crash on I-74 in Boone CountyBOONE COUNTY, Ind.– A woman was killed Monday in a crash on I-74 near Jamestown
Woman killed in crash on I-74 in Boone County
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 21 days ago
BOONE COUNTY, Ind.– A woman was killed Monday in a crash on I-74 near Jamestown. Police responded to the crash just before 4:30 p.m., about a half mile east of exit 52 on eastbound I-74. A 2007 Ford Edge driven by Myah Smith struck a semi tractor... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
A closer look at village police officer actionshired Whittemore in 2013 and he remained there fulltime until joining the Yello
A closer look at village police officer actions
Yellow Springs News / Posted 23 days ago
hired Whittemore in 2013 and he remained there fulltime until joining the Yellow Springs department, according to Jamestown Police Chief Rodger Tyree this week. Tyree described Whittemore as an exemplary officer who still works for the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Officials Team Up To Stop Tamperingworking in the Erie County District Attorney's Office. "We are involved in and
Officials Team Up To Stop Tampering
The Post-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
working in the Erie County District Attorney's Office. "We are involved in and committed to arrests of this nature," said Jamestown Police Chief Harry Snellings. "While tampering with utility equipment is illegal and costly for the BPU and its... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Street Check In Jamestown Leads To Federal Indictments In Pa. Gun Store TheftsAccording to the Jamestown Police Department, the investigation began on June 1
Street Check In Jamestown Leads To Federal Indictments In Pa. Gun Store Thefts
The Post-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
According to the Jamestown Police Department, the investigation began on June 17, when JPD officers performed a street check of an individual walking on South Main Street near Axtel Street. The man - identified as 36-year-old Jason W. Thorn of New... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Gun Thieves Indictedand stole approximately 29 firearms from Fulmer's Sporting Goods in Wysox Towns
Gun Thieves Indicted
Warren Times Observer / Posted 26 days ago
and stole approximately 29 firearms from Fulmer's Sporting Goods in Wysox Township." Thorn was arrested in Jamestown. The Jamestown Police Department said that officers, on June 17 at 9:30 p.m., conducted a "street check of an individual walking... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jamestown police work with U.S. authorities in Pennsylvania gun theft caseJAMESTOWN – The Jamestown Police Department is assisting U.S. authorities in Pe
Jamestown police work with U.S. authorities in Pennsylvania gun theft case
The Buffalo News / Posted 26 days ago
JAMESTOWN – The Jamestown Police Department is assisting U.S. authorities in Pennsylvania in the case against two Jamestown natives indicted by a federal grand jury in Scranton in the thefts of more than 90 firearms from Pennsylvania stores. The U.S.... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Street Check In Jamestown Leads To Federal Indictments In Pa. Gun Store Theftsbroke into and stole 29 firearms from Fulmer's Sporting Goods in Wysox Township
Street Check In Jamestown Leads To Federal Indictments In Pa. Gun Store Thefts
The Post-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
broke into and stole 29 firearms from Fulmer's Sporting Goods in Wysox Township. The investigation actually began when Jamestown police officers performed a street check of an individual walking on South Main Street near Axtel Street on June... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Two charged in connection with Pa. gun store theftsis being conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosi
Two charged in connection with Pa. gun store thefts
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
is being conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Pennsylvania state police and the Jamestown Police Department. So far, approximately 55 of the stolen weapons have been recovered by investigators. "Gun... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reports4:41 p.m., police attempted to stop a vehicle driven by Soto, who was reportedl
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
4:41 p.m., police attempted to stop a vehicle driven by Soto, who was reportedly wanted on several felony warrants by the Jamestown police. Soto led police on a pursuit that went through the east side of the city, Swede Hill area. He allegedly... Read more

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