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The Post-Journal
City Fire Linked To Meth Productionby Jamestown firefighters and found to have multiple items related to meth prod
City Fire Linked To Meth Production
The Post-Journal / Posted an hour ago
by Jamestown firefighters and found to have multiple items related to meth production in its aftermath. Members of the Jamestown Police Department and Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force obtained a search warrant for the apartment and located these... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Fire investigation leads to meth arrestfire on April 18 at 136 Maple St. significantly damaged a second floor apartmen
Fire investigation leads to meth arrest
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 hours ago
fire on April 18 at 136 Maple St. significantly damaged a second floor apartment. Fire officials with help from the Jamestown Police and the Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force obtained a search warrant and located multiple items in the debris... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Fire investigation leads to meth manufacturing arrestJAMESTOWN, N.Y. – An investigation into a house fire led officials to discover
Fire investigation leads to meth manufacturing arrest
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 10 hours ago
JAMESTOWN, N.Y. – An investigation into a house fire led officials to discover a meth manufacturer in Jamestown. Police say 36-year-old Richard Brown was allegedly making meth in his apartment that caught fire last month. Officials say they were... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City Fire Linked To Meth Productionby Jamestown firefighters and found to have multiple items related to meth prod
City Fire Linked To Meth Production
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
by Jamestown firefighters and found to have multiple items related to meth production in its aftermath. Members of the Jamestown Police Department and Jamestown Metro Drug Task Force obtained a search warrant for the apartment and located these... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Lakewood Man Captured After Trying To Evade Police22, of 1 Packard Way, Lakewood. As officers followed Abbey he attempted to elud
Lakewood Man Captured After Trying To Evade Police
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
22, of 1 Packard Way, Lakewood. As officers followed Abbey he attempted to elude officers in a vehicle. Then, a marked Jamestown Police Department vehicle tried to pull Abbey's vehicle over and Abbey fled at high speed. Other patrol units... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reportsvehicle. He was released with appearance tickets and is due back in Town of Dun
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
vehicle. He was released with appearance tickets and is due back in Town of Dunkirk Court at a later date. LAKEWOOD-BUSTI POLICE DEPARTMENT Natalie M. Wescott, 21, of Lakewood and Alisha Kelsey, 23, of Jamestown, were handed several charges after... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City Man Behind Fatal Crash Arrestedby a Chautauqua County Grand Jury and committed to the County Jail. Bail is exp
City Man Behind Fatal Crash Arrested
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
by a Chautauqua County Grand Jury and committed to the County Jail. Bail is expected to be set today in Chautauqua County Court. Hillman was served by members of the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office, Sheriff K9 and Jamestown Police Dep... Read more
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The Post-Journal
DEA, Local Police To Hold Prescription Drug Drop-OffLocally, members of the Jamestown Police Department and New York State Police w
DEA, Local Police To Hold Prescription Drug Drop-Off
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Locally, members of the Jamestown Police Department and New York State Police will be at the pharmacy at the Southside Plaza from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pills and other solids, like patches, will be accepted. Liquids, needles or other sharps are... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Drug Bust Turns Into High-Speed ChaseAccording to Jamestown Police, Metro Drug Task Force investigators were approac
Drug Bust Turns Into High-Speed Chase
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
According to Jamestown Police, Metro Drug Task Force investigators were approaching a vehicle on Falconer Street in an attempt to question the driver, Donald W. Dean, 41, of Jamestown. As officers approached, the vehicle fled the scene, nearly... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City Man Leads Police On ChaseAccording to Jamestown Police, Metro Drug Task Force investigators were approac
City Man Leads Police On Chase
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
According to Jamestown Police, Metro Drug Task Force investigators were approaching a vehicle on Falconer Street in an attempt to question the driver, Donald W. Dean, 41, of Jamestown. As officers approached, the vehicle fled the scene, nearly... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Smith Street residence in Celeron targeted in drug arrestsCELERON – Two arrests were made in Celeron Friday in connection with ongoing in
Smith Street residence in Celeron targeted in drug arrests
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
CELERON – Two arrests were made in Celeron Friday in connection with ongoing investigations by Jamestown Police into local drug trafficking. Lindsey I. Harrison, 38, of Smith Street, is charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City To Vote On Sheldon SEQRand Hillside Terrace. The other one will be on Chestnut Street. The Public Work
City To Vote On Sheldon SEQR
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
and Hillside Terrace. The other one will be on Chestnut Street. The Public Works Department will erect and maintain neighborhood watch signs in both communities. The Jamestown Police Department has received grant funding for purchasing th... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Jamestown police: Train hits man in wheelchairJAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) - Jamestown police say they're investigating an accident i
Jamestown police: Train hits man in wheelchair
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 12 days ago
JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) - Jamestown police say they're investigating an accident involving a train and a man in a wheelchair at the crossing of Second Avenue. KQDJ radio reports that a westbound BNSF train was traveling at a low rate of speed on... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Work to begin on $1M Fort Ransom State Park visitor centeruse of a... Police: Man apprehended after chase through JamestownPolice: Man a
Work to begin on $1M Fort Ransom State Park visitor center
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 14 days ago
use of a... Police: Man apprehended after chase through JamestownPolice: Man apprehended after chase through Jamestown Jamestown police say they were involved in a high speed chase after a pickup truck that was reported stolen tore through... Read more
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The Buffalo News
2 men sentenced in separate shootingsThe victim sustained two gunshot wounds. Jewell’s codefendant, Michael R. Robin
2 men sentenced in separate shootings
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
The victim sustained two gunshot wounds. Jewell’s codefendant, Michael R. Robinson, 31, also is expected to plead guilty in the shooting. Acting District Attorney Patrick Swanson credited the work of the Jamestown Police Department on both... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Man apprehended after chase through JamestownPolice: Police: Jamestown police say they were involved in a high speed chase
Man apprehended after chase through Jamestown
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 14 days ago
Police: Police: Jamestown police say they were involved in a high speed chase after a pickup truck that was reported stolen tore through downtown. Jamestown... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Fire Injures Oneand heat damage. One resident was transported to WCA Hospital for smoke inhala
Fire Injures One
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
and heat damage. One resident was transported to WCA Hospital for smoke inhalation. Another resident refused medical treatment. A cause for the fire is still under investigation, Salemme said. ALSTAR EMS and Jamestown police assisted at the sc... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jamestown Gunmen Receive 10-Year Prison Termcohorts because they were the shooters in each incident. Swanson also praised
Jamestown Gunmen Receive 10-Year Prison Term
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
cohorts because they were the shooters in each incident. Swanson also praised the collaboration between his office and the Jamestown Police Department. "Getting a prison term in double digits is possible only when there is a good solid case built... Read more
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The Post-Journal
One Hospitalized After Residential Fire In Cityphoto by A.J. Rao One resident was transported to WCA Hospital for smoke inhal
One Hospitalized After Residential Fire In City
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
photo by A.J. Rao One resident was transported to WCA Hospital for smoke inhalation. Another resident refused medical treatment. A cause for the fire is still under investigation, Salemme said. ALSTAR EMS and Jamestown police assisted at the sce... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Shootings Rare In City Despite Risk Factorsinvolving an injury within the past 10 years. Gunshot fatalities - in the same
Shootings Rare In City Despite Risk Factors
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
involving an injury within the past 10 years. Gunshot fatalities - in the same time period - were nil. Harry Snellings, Jamestown police chief, said the city is fortunate to have such low numbers, especially when potential risk factors like the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Phone Scammers Posing As IRS ReappearingJamestown police said these fraudulent callers typically target elderly victims
Phone Scammers Posing As IRS Reappearing
The Post-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Jamestown police said these fraudulent callers typically target elderly victims and claim that if they don't pay they will face arrest and asset seizures. Scammers are also reported to use special programs to alter their identification on caller ID... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Package Stolen From City Resident’s Doorknow if I'll get the phone back, but I just want (to inform people about this)
Package Stolen From City Resident’s Door
The Post-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
know if I'll get the phone back, but I just want (to inform people about this) and deter it from happening to them." The Jamestown Police Department is investigating the theft. Brigiotta said residents of his apartment building must now sign for... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Former JPD Officer Detained Without Baila threat on the "Jamestown, New York Topix" forum page. The post contained a t
Former JPD Officer Detained Without Bail
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
a threat on the "Jamestown, New York Topix" forum page. The post contained a threat against two individuals within the Jamestown Police Department, according to an affidavit filed by the FBI in support of a criminal complaint and arrest warrant... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man with prior conviction faces felony DWI charge in Jamestown– A man with a prior conviction for driving while intoxicated faces a felony DW
Man with prior conviction faces felony DWI charge in Jamestown
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
– A man with a prior conviction for driving while intoxicated faces a felony DWI charge after a traffic stop early Sunday. Jamestown police stopped a vehicle at East Fourth and Church streets just before 3 a.m. The driver, Matthew A. Taft, was... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Justice In Waitinga homicide due to blunt force trauma and internal bruising. Angel and Perez, w
Justice In Waiting
The Post-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
a homicide due to blunt force trauma and internal bruising. Angel and Perez, while named "persons-of-interest" by the Jamestown Police Department, were never formally charged, according to police sources. David Foley, former Chautauqua County... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Thumbs Up, Thumbs Downwho is handling the case, stated that according to the complaint, on Feb. 26, M
Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down
The Post-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
who is handling the case, stated that according to the complaint, on Feb. 26, Michael Bush, a former officer with the Jamestown Police Department, posted a threat on the "Jamestown, New York Topix" forum page. The post contained a threat... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
3 Greeneview HS students face possible sexting charges | Newsall minors. “Photographs were sent to people they thought were going to mainta
3 Greeneview HS students face possible sexting charges | News
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 25 days ago
all minors. “Photographs were sent to people they thought were going to maintain their privacy, which they did not,” said Jamestown Police Chief Rodger Tyree. “These are kids. Even as adults, we all need the understanding that when you’re sending... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Former Officer Chargeda threat on the "Jamestown, New York Topix" forum page. The post contained a th
Former Officer Charged
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
a threat on the "Jamestown, New York Topix" forum page. The post contained a threat against two individuals within the Jamestown Police Department, according to an affidavit filed by the FBI in support of a criminal complaint and arrest warrant... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Former police officer accused of posting an online threatA former Jamestown police officer was charged Wednesday with posting a threat o
Former police officer accused of posting an online threat
The Buffalo News / Posted 27 days ago
A former Jamestown police officer was charged Wednesday with posting a threat on an online forum, said U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul, Jr. Michael Bush, 35, of Jamestown was charged with transmitting a communication containing a threat to... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Accident In The City Sends Two To Hospitalof North Main and East Second streets and involved a green Jeep Cherokee, a bla
Accident In The City Sends Two To Hospital
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
of North Main and East Second streets and involved a green Jeep Cherokee, a black Hyundai Sonata and a parked gray Chevy. Jamestown police are currently investigating the cause. Three vehicles involved in an accident around 5 p.m. in the city are... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City Men Charged For Cocaine Possessiondrugs were scheduled to be sold here in Jamestown," said Captain Robert F. Samu
City Men Charged For Cocaine Possession
The Post-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
drugs were scheduled to be sold here in Jamestown," said Captain Robert F. Samuelson, division commander of the Jamestown Police Department. "They weren't going to stay in Ellington ... they were en route from point A to point B." All... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Three arrested in alleged cocaine conspiracyin the Town of Ellington after investigators stopped their car and recovered a
Three arrested in alleged cocaine conspiracy
The Buffalo News / Posted 29 days ago
in the Town of Ellington after investigators stopped their car and recovered a quantity of powder cocaine, reported Jamestown police. Arrested were: Alex Oliveras, 26, Brook Patterson, 30 and Jonathan C. Williams, 29. Each was charged with... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Three City Men Charged For Cocaine Possession In Ellingtondrugs were scheduled to be sold here in Jamestown," said Captain Robert F. Samu
Three City Men Charged For Cocaine Possession In Ellington
The Post-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
drugs were scheduled to be sold here in Jamestown," said Captain Robert F. Samuelson, division commander of the Jamestown Police Department. "They weren't going to stay in Ellington ... but were en route from point A to point B." All... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Car strikes two students near Falconer High Schoolstudents suffered minor injuries Monday afternoon after they were struck by a c
Car strikes two students near Falconer High School
The Buffalo News / Posted 29 days ago
students suffered minor injuries Monday afternoon after they were struck by a car near Falconer High School, Ellicott police reported. The students were walking near the high school around 2:45 p.m. when they were struck, police said. They... Read more
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The Post-Journal
South County Office Building To Have Police Presenceenvironment. Horrigan noted a recent incident involving two discouraged clients
South County Office Building To Have Police Presence
The Post-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
environment. Horrigan noted a recent incident involving two discouraged clients who were escorted out of the building by Jamestown police officers. "We're facing a lot of social issues right now," Schuyler said. "You've got people who perhaps... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Teen Threatens Officer With Knifebefore noon when the teen attempted to fight two other students on the school's
Teen Threatens Officer With Knife
The Post-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
before noon when the teen attempted to fight two other students on the school's east side parking lot near Foote Avenue. Jamestown police said a staff member tried to intervene, but was ignored. Shortly afterward, an off-duty and plain clothes... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Teen Threatens Police Officer With Knife At JHSbefore noon when the teen attempted to fight two other students on the school's
Teen Threatens Police Officer With Knife At JHS
The Post-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
before noon when the teen attempted to fight two other students on the school's east side parking lot near Foote Avenue. Jamestown police said a staff member tried to intervene, but was ignored. Shortly afterward, an off-duty and plain clothes... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Name Of Victim In Fatal Accident ReleasedJamestown police said Thorn, a city resident, was attempting to cross West Thir
Name Of Victim In Fatal Accident Released
The Post-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Jamestown police said Thorn, a city resident, was attempting to cross West Third Street near the intersection of Lakin Avenue when she was struck by an eastbound vehicle around 2:20 p.m. Thorn was transported to WCA Hospital where she later died of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Police Identify Victim In Fatal Accidentvehicle struck her. The investigation is continuing, but police do not expect t
Police Identify Victim In Fatal Accident
The Post-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
vehicle struck her. The investigation is continuing, but police do not expect to file charges. P-J photo by A.J. Rao The Jamestown Police Department was assisted at the scene by the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Department Accident Reconstruction... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jamestown police identify pedestrian killed WednesdayJAMESTOWN – Police have identified the pedestrian killed Wednesday afternoon on
Jamestown police identify pedestrian killed Wednesday
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
JAMESTOWN – Police have identified the pedestrian killed Wednesday afternoon on West Third Street as Margaret I. Thorn of Jamestown. Thorn, 69, was struck by a vehicle just before 2:30 p.m. on West Third at Lakin Avenue. She was rushed to WCA... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle on upstate streetJAMESTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident tha
Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle on upstate street
Lake Placid News / Posted 1 months ago
JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident that occurred in a western New York city. The Jamestown Police Department says a person was crossing West Third Street around 2:20 p.m. Wednesday when a vehicle hit the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle on upstate streetJAMESTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident tha
Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle on upstate street
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 1 months ago
JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident that occurred in a western New York city. The Jamestown Police Department says a person was crossing West Third Street around 2:20 p.m. Wednesday when a vehicle hit the... Read more
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