Area Police

Dunkirk Police Department

James E. Ederle Jr., 48, of Randolph was charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation on Feb. 26.

Carlos J. Rosado, 25, of Columbus Avenue was charged with petit larceny on Feb. 27 with a warrant.

Kevin Gonzalez, 19, of Swan Street was charged with unlicensed operation and having inadequate brake lights on Feb. 27.

Francisco E. Santiago, 29, of King Street was charged with unlicensed operation, having an inadequate muffler and failure to use turn signal on Feb. 28.

Anthony L. Irizarry, 19, of Doughty Street was charged with obstruction and disorderly conduct on March 1 from previous charges.

Harold E. Voss, 23, of Silver Creek was charged with unlicensed operation, having no insurance and having an inadequate muffler on March 1.

Jamestown Police Department

JAMESTOWN – Raymond L. Johnson, 32, of Jamestown was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, second-degree criminal contempt and criminal use of drug paraphernalia on Friday. Investigators from the Jamestown Police Department executed a search warrant at 516 W. Sixth St. at 6 p.m. following an investigation revealed that the occupant was selling and distributing crack cocaine in and around the city. Inside the residence, officers located and seized a amount of quantity of cocaine, cash and a scale. Johnson was taken to the city jail where he was later arraigned and committed to the Chautauqua County Jail. The investigation is ongoing and more arrests are expected. Anyone who may have information on illegal drug activity is asked to contact the Jamestown Police Anonymous Tip line at 483-TIPS (8477). All calls will be kept confidential.