HYPODERMIC INSTRUMENTS - MASSENA - Village police charged Christopher L. Miller, 27, of 209 East Orvis St., Massena, with three counts of criminal possession of hypodermic instrument at 6:31 p.m. Thursday following a request for assistance from the New York State Division of Parole and Community Supervision who were making a home visit.
Miller had been sentenced to one to four years in prison for a third-degree rape conviction from St. Lawrence County Court. He had entered state prison on Aug. 3, 2010 and was released under parole supervision on May 11, 2012.
THEFT OF SERVICES - MASSENA - Village police charged Kristen A. Lafrance, 28, of 797 County Route 39, Massena, with theft of services at 2:42 p.m. Thursday following an illegal dumping complaint. Lafrance had reportedly been placing her garbage in a dumpster at a rental property at 32 Water St.
AGGRAVATED UNLICENSED OPERATION - MASSENA - Village police charged Jennifer L. Roberts, 37, of 3 Leach St., Massena, with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and ticketed her for driving to the left of hazard markings at 1:04 a.m. Friday following a traffic stop on East Orvis Street.
CELL PHONE - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Vincent W. OBrien, 45, of Massena for using a cell phone while operating a motor vehicle at 8:50 a.m. Friday following a traffic stop on Maple Street at Baldwin Avenue.
SPEEDING - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Sally K. Mulvana, 41, of Moira for speed in zone at 10:18 a.m. Friday following a traffic stop on the South Raquette River Road.
STOP SIGN - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Misty L. Fuller, 30, of Massena for illegally passing a stop sign following a traffic sign at 9:45 p.m. Thursday following a traffic stop on Parker Avenue at Alvern Avenue.
SQUEALING TIRES - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Randall J. Haggett, 37, of Massena for making an unsafe start after squealing his tires at 9:25 p.m. Thursday on Parker Avenue at Alvern Avenue.
STOLEN PROPERTY - PIERREPONT - Canton-based state police charged Ryan J. Grimshaw, 29, of Canton with fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property (value greater than $1,000) early Thursday afternoon following an investigation into an incident reported to troopers at 4:28 p.m. Dec. 5 from the town of Pierrepont. He was arraigned in local court and sent to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility.
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE - WADDINGTON - Massena-based state police charged Jacob M. Bressett, 18, of Ogdensburg with seventh-degree criminal possession a controlled substance and unlawful possession of marijuana at 3:31 a.m. Friday following a stop on state Route 37 in the town of Waddington.
FACILITATING AUO - BOMBAY - Malone-based state police charged Philip M. Barbour, 18, of Malone with facilitating second-degree degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and unlawful possession of marijuana and ticketed him for making an unsafe turn at 7:35 p.m. Thursday following a stop on Sharkey Road in the town of Bombay.
PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENTS - CANTON - State police investigated several property damage accidents around the region Thursday. Among those were:
■ Maureen T. Cox, 25, of Massena at 3:27 p.m. on state Route 37, near Route 37C, in the town of Massena.
■ Dennis M. Rabideau, 48, of Fort Covington at 6:31 a.m. on County Route 4, near McQueen Road, in the town of Fort Covington.
■ Kevin W. Riggs, 55, of Moira and C.J. Laclaire, 30, of Little Falls were involved in a two-vehicle collision at 8:25 a.m. on state Route 95, near Buckwheat Road, in the town of Moira.
■ Lorna A. Elred, 71, of Fort Covington and Cheryl M. Wilbanks, 68, of Fort Covington were involved in a two-vehicle collision at 6:10 p.m. on Center Street, near Water Street, in the town of Fort Covington.
SPEEDING - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Cassie B. Lebauer, 21, of Fair Lawn, N.J., for speed in zone (46/30) following a traffic stop at 11:33 p.m. Thursday following a traffic stop on Pierrepont Avenue.