Criminal charges filed:

lKevin Shane Hoffman,50, Knox.

Charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, a misdemeanor; and five traffic law violations, Sept. 5 in Clarion Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Michael S. Stutsman.

lBrian Owen Walker, 21, West Harris, Maine.

Charged with driving under the influence of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor; possession of a small amount of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, both as unclassified misdemeanors; and five traffic law violations, Sept. 21 in Clarion Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Sean M. Floor.

lCody James Bashline, 24, Knox.

Charged with theft and receiving stolen property, both as second-degree felonies, Aug. 23 in Clarion Borough.

Filed by state police Tpr. Michael S. Stutsman.

lDillon Ronald Morrison, 28, Brockway.

Charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, a misdemeanor; and five traffic law violations, Aug. 22 in Clarion Borough.

Filed by state police Tpr. Stephen Galmarini.

lZachery Andrew Hopkins, 19, Clarion.

Charged with possession of a small amount of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, both as unclassified misdemeanors; and summary charges of public drunkenness and underage purchase of alcohol, Sept. 17 in Clarion Borough.

Filed by Clarion Borough Police Officer Evan T. Maxwell.

lAmy Sue Johnston, 48, Clarion.

Charged with retail theft as a third-degree felony, Sept. 29 in Clarion Borough.

Filed by Clarion County Chief Detective William H. Peck IV.

lAlphonso C. Austin, 24, Newark, N.J.

Charged with resisting arrest, a second-degree misdemeanor; defiant trespass, a third-degree misdemeanor; and harassment, a summary, Oct. 5 in Clarion Borough.

Filed by Clarion Borough Police Officer Evan T. Maxwell.

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

lRobert R. Greeley, 56, Corsica. Charged with harassment Sept. 14 in Clarion Township. Filed by state police Tpr. Sean M. Floor.

lJarod M. Peyton, 21, Franklin. Charged with disorderly conduct Sept. 21 in Clarion Borough. Filed by Clarion University Public Safety Officer Jeffery S. Slagle.

lCorey Joseph Matthews, 32, Clarion. Charged with making unreasonable noise Sept. 28 in Clarion Borough. Filed by Clarion Borough Police Officer Roger Wright.

lAmanda M. Taylor, 27, Clarion. Charged with failure to returned borrowed library materials to Clarion Free Library Sept. 29 in Clarion. Filed by Clarion Borough Police Officer Shawn Zerfoss.

lKristina M Hilyer, 32, Brookville. Charged with failure to returned borrowed library materials to Clarion Free Library Sept. 29 in Clarion. Filed by Clarion Borough Police Officer Shawn Zerfoss.

lAlexis K. Thompson, 22, Knox. Charged with failure to returned borrowed library materials to Clarion Free Library Sept. 29 in Clarion. Filed by Clarion Borough Police Officer Shawn Zerfoss.

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.

CLARION - The former tenant of a Clarion apartment building Aug. 25 entered a guilty plea to aggravated arson, risking bodily injury, a first-degree felony, in Clarion County plea and sentence court.