Criminal charges filed:

lVincent S. Bentley, 57, Mt. Washington, Kent.

Charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, a misdemeanor; and two traffic law violations, Sept. 2 in Paint Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Dylan Jarrett.

lAdam Douglas Dolby, 32, Clarion.

Charged with theft and receiving stolen property, both as first-degree misdemeanors; loitering prowling at night, a third-degree misdemeanor; and criminal trespass as a summary, Sept. 11 in Paint Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. John J. Dubovi.

lPatrick Michael Dishman, 24, Corsica.

Charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, a misdemeanor; and fore traffic law violations, Aug. 7 in Monroe Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Brian R. Tanner.

lJoseph Michael Arciulo, 35, Erie

Charged with two counts of theft as a third-degree felony and one count of theft as a first-degree misdemeanor, Sept. 9 in Monroe Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Tate Allison.

lAustin Travis Hindman, 19, Tionesta.

Charged with driving under the influence of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor; and four traffic law violations, Aug. 14 in Washington Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Eric W. Stuby.

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

lRichard Huss, 77, Marienville. Charged with retail theft Aug. 19 in Monroe Township. Filed by state police Tpr. Vaughn R. Norbert.

lTammy Bortz, no age provided, Emlenton. Charged with issuing bad checks July 8 to Country Fair in Paint Township. Filed by the victim.

lAmy E. Bell, 38, Knox. Charged with retail theft Sept. 4 in Monroe Township. Filed by state police Tpr. Sean M. Floor.

lJo Ann Thompson, 54, Strattanville. Charged with retail theft Sept. 4 in Monroe Township. Filed by state police Tpr. Sean M. Floor.

lDerek Shawn Lowers, 29, Shippenville. Charged with disorderly conduct Aug. 23 in Monroe Township. Filed by state police Tpr. Evan J. Cyphert.

lKathy Mae Vossburg, 57, Shippenville. Charged with harassment Sept. 5 in Paint Township. Filed by state police Tpr. Michael S. Stutsman.

lKimberly Lee Sierzega, 46, Punxsutawney. Charged with retail theft Sept. 8 in Monroe Township. Filed by state police Tpr. Michael S. Stutsman.

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.