Area police


¯ Stephanie Derby, 42, of Jamestown, was taken into custody Sunday on a bench warrant issued by Busti Town Court for failure to appear in court for a shoplifting incident that took place Dec. 16, 2022. Derby was taken to Chautauqua County Jail for centralized arraignment.

¯ Katie Glover, 27, of Jamestown, was charged with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and petit larceny. Officers responded at 6:51 p.m. Saturday to a reported larceny at Walmart. It was alleged that Glover failed to scan $478.77 worth of merchandise and passed all points of sale. Glover was in the company of two small children during the alleged larceny. Glover is scheduled to appear in court later.


¯ RANDOLPH — Dean M. Walters, 32, of Randolph, was taken into custody on multiple bench warrants after deputies executed a warrant at 2:20 a.m. Saturday on Ireland Road in Randolph. Walters was transported to Randolph Town Court and arraigned on all of the warrants. He was remanded to Cattaraugus County Jail on $500 bail and is scheduled to appear in court later.

¯ Matthew A. Taylor, 39, of Jamestown, was picked up Thursday on an outstanding warrant out of Cattaraugus County Court. Taylor was processed and transported to jail where he will be held pending further arraignment.


¯ DUNKIRK — Jordan Oliveras, 28, of Fredonia, was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, operating a motor vehicle with suspended/revoked license, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and uninspected motor vehicle. Donovan Silleman, 24, of Dunkirk, was taken into custody on an outstanding warrant. Deputies were conducted a routine area check around 10 p.m. Wednesday when they saw a vehicle behind a local business. An investigation found that Oliveras, the driver, was intoxicated. Silleman was found to have outstanding warrants in Jamestown. Silleman was released to the custody of the Jamestown Police Department. Oliveras is scheduled to appear in Dunkirk Town Court later.


¯ Stephen P. Glover, 39, of Jamestown, was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, failure to signal and second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. Kaula E. Frank, 30, of Little Valley, was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Police stopped a vehicle at 1:13 a.m. Monday after the driver failed to signal when pulling into the road. Glover was known to have a suspended license. Officers located a quantity of methamphetamine after a search of the vehicle was conducted. Both were held pending arraignment in court.

¯ Christine M. Baca, 30, of Jamestown, was charged with second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia, two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance and three counts of fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property. Police stopped a vehicle at 11:26 a.m. Sunday on the north side of the city for an alleged traffic violation. An investigation found that Baca, a passenger, had stolen credit cards, 3.3 grams of methamphetamine and two suboxone strips. She was transported to jail and held for arraignment in court.


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