Police & Fire

September 19, 2018

CUBA, NY -- Cuba-Rushford Middle High School was evacuated Tuesday after a staff member received a phone call on an official school phone line that there was an explosive device in the building, but law enforcement authorities determined the threat was not credible. “Cuba police officers and New ...

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OLEAN, NY -- Olean will receive a $100,062 federal firefighting grant to provide emergency response equipment and training to ensure adequate protection from fire and fire-related hazards.  "We care about ensuring our friends and neighbors have fair access to fire emergency services,” said Rep.

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CUBA, NY – Police arrested a Brooklyn man on Sept. 5 and charged him with unlawful manufacturing of methamphetamine and criminal possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materials. Police said Jose Maisonet Jr., 39, was arrested at a home on Bristol Street. New York State Police, Southern ...

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ALLEGANY, NY – State Police arrested an Allegany man Tuesday on criminal contempt charges. Police arrested Nathaniel S. Poole, 33, after they responded to a report of a dispute on State Poole was violating an order of protection, police said. Sign Up for E-News to get top stories delivered ...

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ALLEGANY, NY — State police arrested Steven J. Miller, 33, of Allegany for criminal possession of a weapon on Monday after they responded to a disturbance complaint at a residence on State Route 417. Police determined that Miller had a 20-gauge shotgun. Because of a previous conviction, Miller ...

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OLEAN, NY – Police arrested two people Friday morning and charged them with manufacturing methamphetamine. Jerrica J. Mckune, 31, of Olean, and Justin L. Safford, 38, of Allegany were arrested inside Mckune’s Wayne Street home.   Officers from the Olean Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit ...

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OLEAN, NY – Police arrested three people and charged them with manufacturing methamphetamine Tuesday. Michele N. King, 31; Bobby Joe McClain, 45, and Raymond G. Shaffer, 41, were arrested after members of the Olean Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit and the New York State Police Special ...

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OLEAN, NY -- New York State Police in Olean are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a Rock River Arms rifle. According to police, the rifle was in a soft black carrying case and last seen in the early morning hours on Monday on Buffalo Street in the vicinity of Interstate 86 in the Town ...

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OLEAN, NY – City police arrested two Olean residents Wednesday and charged them with selling crack cocaine. Police said Timothy S. Irvin, 43, was arrested at his Reed Street home and charged with two counts each of criminal sale of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a controlled ...

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OLEAN, NY – State Police arrested Jesse E. Smith of Olean on June 25 for multiple traffic violations, according to a state police news release. Police said state troopers executed a routine traffic stop on Cooper Hill Road in Humphrey and discovered Smith was operating a motor vehicle with eight ...

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OLEAN, NY – Police arrested three residents of a West Greene Street apartment Thursday and charged them with unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine and criminal use of drug paraphernalia. Police identified those arrested as Edward A. Wagoner, 42; Alysha A. Kenney, 22, and Danielle M. Kenney, ...

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OLEAN, NY – State Police arrested Martin C. Miller on June 11, and charged him with two counts of criminal possession of a weapon, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, circumventing an interlock device and unlawful possession of marijuana, according to State Police. During a ...

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OLEAN, NY – Police arrested Kenneth Ellis on June 9 for criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation, criminal mischief, endangering the welfare of a child and harassment. New York State Troopers made the arrest after responding to a report of a dispute. Police said troopers ...

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OLEAN, NY – State Troopers arrested Ameir A. Glover on June 8  for criminal possession of a narcotic drug and unlawful possession of marijuana. Police said they detected the odor of marijuana during a routine traffic stop on Buffalo Street in Olean. According to police, troopers executed a ...

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OLEAN, NY - Police arrested Derek Varnum, 24, and Corry Wyler, 35, Tuesday after a search warrant was executed on 119 1/2 South Third Street, according to a June 12 Facebook posting by the Olean Police Department. Police said Varnum, of 119 South Third St., and Wymer, of 824 North Union St. were ...

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OLEAN, NY – State troopers responding to a report of a burglary in progress arrested a 30-year-old Olean woman and charged her with criminal trespassing on Thursday. Police arrested Lacy M. Nickola after they stopped her while she was driving a vehicle reported to have left the scene of the ...

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OLEAN, NY – City police are seeking a man suspected of committing a robbery on the Allegheny River Trail near the end of Adams Street early Wednesday morning. Police described the suspect as a black man, between 5 feet and 10 inches and 6 feet tall and about 195 pounds. He was wearing a red ...

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PORTVILLE, NY – New York State Police arrested Robert A. Schultz, 76, of Portville Friday after responding to a report of a dispute. Police said an investigation determined that Schultz had grabbed another individual by the throat while making physical threats against the person. Schultz was ...

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ALLEGANY, NY – New York State Police arrested an 18-year-old Olean woman Friday and charged her with petit larceny in after they responded to a report of shoplifting at Walmart in Allegany. Haley M. Green-Morgan was issued an appearance ticket for Allegany Town Court for later this month, ...

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OLEAN, NY -- State police arrest two men in Olean on drug charges Wednesday. Gary L. Holland, 36, of Olean and Ronald T. Green, 27, of Buffalo were charged with for criminal possession of a controlled substance. According to police,during a traffic stop for an equipment violation on Stony ...

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OLEAN, NY – Police arrested an Olean man on drug charges Thursday. Robert G. Rote, 26, was charged with criminal sale and possession of a controlled substance, police said. The case was presented to a Cattaraugus County Grand Jury by District Attorney Lori P. Rieman after an investigation by ...

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OLEAN, NY – Police arrested a 44-year-old Olean man Friday and charged him with selling marijuana. Keith J. Maynard was selling marijuana out of his home on Washington Street, according to police, who noted that the department’s Street Crimes Unit had received complaints that the home was ...

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OLEAN, NY —Police are warning residents to beware of a man who tried to enter a city home by claiming he needed to check the water meter inside the residence. Police said the man is not an Olean Water Department employee. According to police, the incident occurred on Monday. Police said the the ...

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OLEAN, NY — Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a woman who allegedly took items from a Country Fair store on Sunday without paying. Police said the woman took the items from the Country Fair on Wayne Street at about 5 p.m. Store officials have recovered two photos of the ...

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ALLEGANY, NY-- A Rochester teen was arrested by New York State Police on drug charges Friday. The 18-year-old female was charged at 3 a.m. near a 2nd Street residence with possession of marijuana, a violation, according to police. She was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear ...

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OLEAN, NY – Police arrested two Olean men on drug possession and sales charges Wednesday. Police said the arrests involved separate incidents that occurred in Olean. Dametrius D. Mack, 29, was charged with criminal possession and criminal sale of a controlled substance for the sale of cocaine, ...

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OLEAN, NY -- An Olean man was arrested Wednesday after a domestic dispute. Ronald E. Babb, 21, was charged at 12:45 p.m. with fourth-degree criminal mischief for preventing a 911 call and second-degree reckless endangerment, both class A misdemeanors, according to police. New York State ...

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OLEAN, NY – Police arrested a 27-year-old Allegany woman on drug charges Friday. Kathryn Kelley was charged with criminal sale of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a controlled substance. Kelley is alleged to have sold prescription pills in Olean on a previous date, according to ...

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HINSDALE, NY -- A man from Missouri was arrested Sunday on a DWI charge. New York State troopers charged Charles Kairu, 37, with driving while intoxicated. The charge stemmed from a traffic stop of a tractor trailer traveling east on Interstate 86. An interview of the operator showed signs of ...

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HINSDALE, NY -- An Olean man was arrested after a drug complaint Wednesday. At 7:38 a.m., New York State Police received a call about a drug complaint. Eric J. Studley, 37, was charged with possession of marijuana, a violation afterwards. He was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to ...

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