Criminal charges filed:

lBlake Irwin Hinderliter IV, 31, Clarion.

Charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, an unclassified misdemeanor, May 18 in Beaver Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Ryan Wilson.

lSara Beth Kirkpatrick, 40, Emlenton.

Charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and/or a controlled substance, a misdemeanor, and nine traffic law violations, July 26 in Richland Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Jacob Beers.

lAnthony F. Hornung, 58, Emlenton.

Charged with making terroristic threats and endangering the welfare of children, both as first-degree misdemeanors; two counts of illegal possession of a firearm and one count of resisting arrest, both as second-degree misdemeanors, Aug. 19 in Richland Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Joshua D. Bauer.

lElizabeth Ann Ferroni, 50, Knox.

Charged with open lewdness, a third-degree misdemeanor, and disorderly conduct as a summary offense, Aug. 14 in Beaver Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Evan Cyphert.

lJames E. Dilley, 54, Knox.

Charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, a misdemeanor; and careless driving, a summary, Aug. 8 in Beaver Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Tate Allison.

The following cases involve summary offenses punishable by up to a $300 fine and 90 days in jail upon conviction.

lMacayla A. Pisor, 23, Shippenville. Charged with issuing a bad check April 6 to Tom's Riverside Market in Beaver Township. Filed by the victim.

lZachery Andrew Hopkins, 19, Clarion. Charged with underage consumption and/or possession of alcohol and defiant trespass Aug. 15 in Beaver Township. Filed by state police Tpr. Marc S. Hunsberger.

lRodney David Waggoner, 19, Brookville. Charged defiant trespass Aug. 15 in Beaver Township. Filed by state police Tpr. Marc S. Hunsberger.

STRATTANVILLE - A woman accused of stealing more than $70,000 from the Strattanville Volunteer Fire Department was sentenced Oct. 6 in Clarion County Court to serve seven years on probation.

CLARION - A Clarion County jury Sept. 24 convicted Floyd Harry Watson, 45, Knox, on 111 charges relating to the rape of a girl over a six-year period.

ELK TWP. -- Pamela J. Raybuck, 66, Kossuth, Sept. 15 pleaded guilty to one count of reckless driving resulting in death, a summary offense, and has paid a fine and court costs totaling $610.

LOWER BURRELL - A member of the Clarion-Limestone School Board faces an Oct. 19 preliminary hearing on charges he was driving under the influence of alcohol at 1:27 a.m. Aug. 21 in the City of Lower Burrell, Westmoreland County.