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Olean Police Seek Public's Help in Indentifying Man Involved In Burglary

November 9, 2018

OLEAN, NY – Police are seeking the community's assistance in identifying a man involved in a burglary at a food service trailer on Front and East State Street on Nov. 6.

A video of the incident is posted on the Olean Police Department Facebook page.

Anyone with information that would assist police should message the department on Facebook or call police ...

Police Arrest Olean Woman for DWI and Drug Possession

ALLEGANY, NY — State Police arrested an Olean woman on Nov. 3 and charged her with driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Police said that during a traffic stop on Five Mile Road in Allegany, troopers observed Alycia A. Tracy, 39, exhibiting obvious signs of intoxication. Tracy failed standardized field sobriety tests at the scene, was ...

Portville Couple Arrested For Hosting Underage Drinking Party

PORTVILLE, NY — State Police arrested a Portville couple on Nov. 3 and charged them with criminal nuisance in connection with a July incident. 

Police said the incident, which took place July 7, involved a large fight near a 7-Eleven store in the Village of Portville. Investigations revealed the fight began as the result of an underage drinking party held at the house ...

Olean Man Arrested for Obstruction of Breathing

PORTVILLE, NY — State Police arrested William J. Bean of Olean on Oct. 31 and charged him with criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation.

Police said Bean choked another man and fled the scene after a fight in Portville on Sept. 3.

Troopers arrested Bean on a warrant and he was arraigned in Portville Town Court. He was released on his own recognizance ...

State Police Arrest St. Bonaventure Student on Drug Charge

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — State Police arrested a St. Bonaventure student Monday and charged him with criminal possession of marijuana.

Police said William R. Sanders Jr., 19, of Lavkawana was arrested after troopers responded to a report from the university’s Safety and Security office that a residence director had discovered and confiscated over six ounces of marijuana from a ...

State Police Arrest Olean Man During Traffic Stop on Rt. 16

OLEAN, NY – State troopers arrested an Olean man on DWI and other charges on Oct. 15.

Jesse E. Smith, 25, was arrested during a traffic stop on State Route 16

Police said state troopers observed signs of impairment and determined Smith had been operating his vehicle while in an intoxicated condition and that he did not have a valid license.

Smith was transported to ...

Police Arrest Man Wanted for Criminal Contempt in Olean

NEW HUDSON, NY – Ted C. Ferris, who had an arrest warranty for criminal contempt in Olean, was arrested in New Hudson on Oct. 14 on a separate criminal contempt charge.

Police said Ferris, 61, was arrested after State Police troopers responded to a report of a dispute in New Hudson.

Ferris was arraigned in Friendship Town Court.

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Hinsdale Man Arrested for Possession of Marijuana

OLEAN, NY - State troopers arrested a Hinsdale man for criminal possession of marijuana on Oct. 13.

James J. Fye Sr., 52, was arrested during a traffic stop on State Route 16 in Olean. Troopers said they discovered approximately two ounces of marijuana in Fye’s vehicle.

Fye was arrested and released with appearance tickets returnable to Olean City Court later this month.

State Police Arrest Suspect in Allegany Auto Stripping Case

OLEAN, NY - Olean troopers arrested a Bradford, Pennsylvania, man for attempted petit larceny and auto stripping on Oct. 10. 

The man, Troy A. Schuppenhauer, 29, also a suspect in an auto stripping case at Mallery’s Auto Body in the town of Allegany, according to State Police.

Schuppenhauer was arrested after troopers responded to a report of shoplifting at ...

Two Elmira Residents Arrested in Cuba on Weapons Charges

CUBA, NY - State Police arrested two Elmira resdients on weapons charges Friday.

Rashad R. Graham, 23, and Tania M. Shaver, 25, were arrested during a traffic stop on Interstate 86 West in the Cuba and charged with criminal possession of a loaded firearm and criminal possession of a weapon defaced for concealment

Police said they discovered a defaced .22 rifle along with ...


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