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On April 3rd, 2021 City of Bradford Police Department arrested Bradley A. Button for several outstanding arrest warrants. Upon arrest Button was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia relating to Methamphetamine use. Button was arraigned by Magistrate Cercone and remanded to McKean County...
On April 28th, 2021 Agents with Pennsylvania State Parole were conducting a home check on James Patrick Munday at 90 Winter Street in the City of Bradford. During the investigation the defendant ran from the Agents shoving one of them as he ran from them. A foot chase ensued and Munday was...
On April 27th, 2021 City of Bradford Police investigated a report of terroristic threats at the High Rise Apartments 2 Bushnell St. Bradford. Officers obtained statements from the security guard on scene whom called in the report. Officers learned that Ernest Lathrop Jr. had threated to go on a...
On April 20th, 2021 at approximately 1130 hrs, City of Bradford Police attempted to do a welfare check on an adult male regarding a mental health crisis. Upon making contact the male fled in a vehicle at a high rate of speed through multiple city streets. The male was driving recklessly and speeds...
The City of Bradford Police Department has been conducting an investigation at Bisett Building Center in Bradford since February 2021. The nature of investigation was alleged embezzlement of a large amount of funds over a period of time. Officers worked with the Accounts Payable Department at...
On April 13th, 2021 at approximately 0848 hrs City of Bradford Police were dispatched to Edwards Jones on Main St. for a reported intruder. Upon arrival Officers searched the building and located the defendant Eric Green inside the building. Green was taken into custody for criminal trespass after...
On April 13th, 2021 at approximately 1108 hrs City of Bradford Police were dispatched for a disturbance at the rear parking lot of North West Savings Bank Main St. Upon arrival Officers found several individuals engaged in a heated verbal argument. Officers observed the defendant Karlie Ryan on...
On April 1st, 2021 City of Bradford Police responded to 38 High Street to investigate a possible Protection from Abuse Order violation. The victim reported the offender was outside of her home attempting to make contact with her. Officer located the male Richard E. Earle outside of the victims...
On 03/29/2021 the City of Bradford Police Department executed a search warrant at 157 Summer Street in Bradford. As a result of the search warrant conducted police found an enormous amount of child pornography images in the possession of the home owner Robert Bruce Fyfe. A large amount of evidence...
On April 3rd, 2021 City of Bradford Police Department arrested Bradley A. Button for several outstanding arrest warrants. Upon arrest Button was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia relating to Methamphetamine use. Button was arraigned by Magistrate Cercone and remanded to McKean County...
On April 28th, 2021 Agents with Pennsylvania State Parole were conducting a home check on James Patrick Munday at 90 Winter Street in the City of Bradford. During the investigation the defendant ran from the Agents shoving one of them as he ran from them. A foot chase ensued and Munday was...
On April 27th, 2021 City of Bradford Police investigated a report of terroristic threats at the High Rise Apartments 2 Bushnell St. Bradford. Officers obtained statements from the security guard on scene whom called in the report. Officers learned that Ernest Lathrop Jr. had threated to go on a...
On April 20th, 2021 at approximately 1130 hrs, City of Bradford Police attempted to do a welfare check on an adult male regarding a mental health crisis. Upon making contact the male fled in a vehicle at a high rate of speed through multiple city streets. The male was driving recklessly and speeds...
The City of Bradford Police Department has been conducting an investigation at Bisett Building Center in Bradford since February 2021. The nature of investigation was alleged embezzlement of a large amount of funds over a period of time. Officers worked with the Accounts Payable Department at...
On April 13th, 2021 at approximately 0848 hrs City of Bradford Police were dispatched to Edwards Jones on Main St. for a reported intruder. Upon arrival Officers searched the building and located the defendant Eric Green inside the building. Green was taken into custody for criminal trespass after...
On April 13th, 2021 at approximately 1108 hrs City of Bradford Police were dispatched for a disturbance at the rear parking lot of North West Savings Bank Main St. Upon arrival Officers found several individuals engaged in a heated verbal argument. Officers observed the defendant Karlie Ryan on...
On April 1st, 2021 City of Bradford Police responded to 38 High Street to investigate a possible Protection from Abuse Order violation. The victim reported the offender was outside of her home attempting to make contact with her. Officer located the male Richard E. Earle outside of the victims...
On 03/29/2021 the City of Bradford Police Department executed a search warrant at 157 Summer Street in Bradford. As a result of the search warrant conducted police found an enormous amount of child pornography images in the possession of the home owner Robert Bruce Fyfe. A large amount of evidence...
On 03/25/2021 City of Bradford Police arrested and charged Tyler Lee Prescott for Felony and Misdemeanor assault charges against an infant child that occurred at 26 South Center St. The investigation had started back on 03/03/2021 and then through investigation and medical documentation charges...
UPDATE - SUSPECT TAKEN INTO CUSTODY BY THE US MARSHAL SERVICE FOR OUR DEPARTMENT Police are seeking the public’s help in locating suspect Jamie Darnell REEDUS-GILLYARD (27 year old, 5'10" B/M 165 lbs. Black Hair, Brown eyes). REEDUS-GILLYARD may be armed and should be considered to be armed and...
On 03-19-19 at approximately 1754 hrs, City of Bradford Police Officers received information regarding possible threats toward students at the Bradford Area High School 81 Interstate Parkway. Officers learned from students that there had been an incident in a Math class today where an adult male...
On 02-11-19 at approximately 2105 hrs, City of Bradford Police was dispatched for a stolen vehicle at the Uni Mart located at 76 Chestnut St. in the City of Bradford. The vehicle was a 2003 GMC Yukon tan in color and it was last seen headed south on SR 219. The stolen vehicle from the Uni Mart in...

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JOINT STATEMENT FROM THE CITY OF BRADFORD POLICE DEPARTMENT, the McKean County District Attorney’s Office and the BRADFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT The City of Bradford Police have been investigating a report of threats by two students to commit acts of violence against other students at the high...

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On 02-01-19 City of Bradford Police Officers along with the assistance of Pennsylvania State Parole, and The Pennsylvania State Police K-9 Unit Erie executed a drug related search warrant at 38 Euclid Ave. in the City of Bradford. As a direct result of the search warrant Officers seized multiple...
Alana Nicole Dinch, 20, and Jonathon James Burke, 25, both of 81 Rochester St., were both arraigned Friday evening before on-call District Judge Bill Todd and are facing charges relating to the alleged abuse of a 3-month-old baby over a period of two weeks. The investigation began when City of...

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PRESS RELEASE FROM THE OFFICE OF STEPHANIE L. VETTENBURG-SHAFFER MCKEAN COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY Re: Medication Drop Boxes quarterly community report Dated: October 19, 2018 McKean County has 4 medication drop boxes that allow residents to discard their unused medication. The boxes were provided by...
Date Time Street Name Street Type Description 10/15/2018 0:59 00:59 MAIN ST SERVICE CALL-MISCELLANEOUS 10/15/2018 1:38 01:38 ELM ST BURGLARY-FORCED ENTRY-RESIDENCE-NIGHT 10/15/2018 7:35 07:35 EAST MAIN ST MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS 10/15/2018 8:45 08:45 ELM ST HARASSMENT 10/15/2018 11:07 11:07 MAIN ST...
DATE STREET NAME Street Type DESCRIPTION 10/7/18 2:31 AM LORANA AVE TRAFFIC CITATION 10/7/18 3:17 AM WEST CORYDON ST DISTURBANCES (NO CHARGES) 10/7/18 5:28 AM CHARLOTTE AVE MENTAL HEALTH 10/7/18 9:47 AM KIWANIS CT THEFT-$200 & OVER-FROM AUTO (EXCPT 0615) 10/7/18 11:40 AM SUMMER ST SEXUAL...
Sometime between the hours of 8:00 PM on the 15th and 12:30 PM on the 16th an unknown person(s) gained entry to the pool deck area of the Callahan Park pool and attempted to gain entry to the "Pool House" building, causing damage to a door. There is no evidence that the actor(s) gained entry to the...

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Betsy M. Pire 16 years old has been missing/runaway since 06-07-19. Pire has been known to frequent Salamanca NY in the past. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Pire are encouraged to contact the City of Bradford Police Department at 814-887-4911 or contact your local Police Department.

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On Tuesday, July 17, 2018 Officers were dispatched to a report of stolen firearms from the Cornen St area. There was no forced entry to the home and the owner was out of town at the time of the theft. Photos of the missing firearms are attached to this case. The firearms have been entered into NCIC.

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