Fifteen area residents were among 83 who were arraigned Monday morning in the office of District Attorney James P. Goodman at the Schuylkill County courthouse on criminal charges. All entered pleas of not guilty and requested trial by jury. They were as follows:

Jonathan Edison Jacome, 19, of 236 S. Kennedy Drive, McAdoo, charged by Patrolman Alfred Walsh, McAdoo police, last Dec. 22 with possession of a controlled substance (CS) and drug paraphernalia in the 200 block on S. Kennedy Drive. The police report states Jacome was a passenger in a vehicle stopped for a traffic check and drugs were found in his possession.

Melissa Branz, 22, of 121 S. Kennedy Drive, McAdoo, charged by Patrolman Jeremy Talanca, McAdoo police, with retail theft of merchandise from Fegley's Mini Mart in McAdoo on Nov. 21, 2008.

Christopher John Beishline, 33, of 110 W. Blaine St., Apt. 2, McAdoo, charged by Patrolman Robert Minnick, McAdoo police, with drving under the influence (DUI), and failing to activate turning signals on his vehicle when required on North Hancock Street last Dec. 5.

Michael A. White, 41, of 130 N. Lincoln St., McAdoo, charged by Patrolman Talanca with theft of merchandise from Fegley's Mini Mart on Nov. 21, 2008.

Nicholas Brandon MCGlothlin, 18, of 338 Arlington St., Tamaqua, was charged by Patrolman Jeffrey Wainwright, Tamaqua police, with two counts of DUI of drugs and exceeding the speed limit by traveling 40 miles-per-hour in a 25 zone last Nov. 17 on E. Broad St.

Terry L. Bachert, 55, of 51 Arlington St., Tamaqua, charged by Patrolman Thomas Rodgers, Tamaqua police, with DUI when stopped on Greenwood Street last Sept. 26.

Christopher William Weston, 28, of 221 W. High St., Coaldale, charged by Patrolman Matthew Bynon, Tamaqua police, with DUI, being involved in an accident on W. Broad and Lehigh streets. last Oct. 29 with another vehicle and causing injury to Bruce Kistler; careless driving and two counts of driving while his operating privileges were suspended. Weston also faces a charge of criminal conspiracy filed by Patrolman Bynon by agreeing with an accomplice to burglarize an apartment at Hegarty Towers, 101 Pine St., Tamaqua, last Nov. 19.

Helene C. Grutza, 35, of 39 Vulcan Road, Barnesville, charged by Patrolman Jonathan McHugh, Rush Township police, with retail theft of cosmetic products valued at $80.33 from Walmart Store, Hometown, last Dec. 23.

Rolando Martin Horsford, 29, of 30 1/2 E. Abbott St., Lansford, charged by Sgt. Richard Weaver, Tamaqua police, with two counts each of delivery of a CS, possession with intent to deliver by making sales of cocaine to a confidential informant (CI) on Spruce Street last Aug. 28 and Sept. 3, and possession of a CS and driving while his operating privileges were suspended.

Stephanie Parliament, 23, of 886 Barnesville Drive, Barnesville, charged by Patrolman Michael Dissinger, Mahanoy City police, with criminal conspiracy, possession of a CS and possession of drug paraphernalia at an apartment in the 100 block on E. Pine St., Mahanoy City, last Sept. 23.

Dustin Robert Geinert, 26, of 321 Hughes St., New Ringgold, charged by Trooper John Sleboda with theft of scrap metal valued at $6,000 from Bell Corporation, SR209, located one mile south of Catawissa Street in Schuylkill Township, last March 18

James Joseph Englert, 33, of 227 Lafayette St., Tamaqua, charged by Trooper Sleboda with burglary, criminal trespass by breaking into a building, theft, receiving stolen property, criminal conspiracy and defiant trespassing on property of Bell Corporation, Schuylkill Township, and theft of steel from trailers last March 18.

Russell Jacob Nelson, 29, of 103 N. Lehigh St., Tamaqua, was charged by Trooper Sleboday with theft, receiving stolen property, criminal conspiracy and defiant trespass on property of Bell Corporation last March 18 and removal of scrap metal.

Corey Joe Fritz, 20, of 322 Clark St., Tamaqua, was charged by Trooper Sleboda with theft, receiving stolen property, criminal conspiracy and defiant trespass on Bell Corporation property in Schuylkill Township last March 18 and theft of scrap metal.

Holly Marie Pakosky, 20, of 13 Piersol St., Schuylkill Township, was charged by Trooper Troy S. Greenawald with possession with intent to deliver a CS, possession a CS and criminal conspiracy Aug. 11, 2009, where three marijuana plants were reported found in her apartment.

Suzanne Elizabeth Reber, 25, of 288 Wood St., Cumbola, Blythe Township, was charged by Patrolman Grant Yoder, Pottsville police, with criminal trespass by breaking into 324 W. Norwegian St. and criminal mischief to property causing $200 in damage last Jan. 9.

John Stephen Sanders, Pottsville, charged by Criminal Investigator Harold Kertes, Department of Correcitons, with simple assault and harassment of a correctional officer at the state correction facility in Ryan Township last June.

Adrienne L. O'Donnell, 28, Ashland, charged by Patrolman Michael O'Neill, Ashland police, with possession of a designer drug (Bart Simpson shapped pills), DUI, possession of a CS and driving on roadway laned for traffic last Sept. 20.

Brian John Cress, 41, Drums, Luzerne County, charged by Criminal Investigator Harold Kertes, Department of Corrections, with simple assault and harassment of a corrections officer at the state correctional facility in Ryan Township last April and May.

Bryce Bever, 34, Shenandoah, charged by Patrolman George Carado, Shenandoah police,with resisting arrest, defiant trespass, criminal mischief by damaging the window at the M&T Bar last Dec. 21 and two counts of disorderly conduct.

Barbara L. Floray, 66, Shenandoah, charged by Patrolman Carado with DUI and restrictions on alcohol beverages in a vehicle (open can) last Nov. 28.

Michael Shawn Zimmerman Sr., 29, Ashland, charged by Trooper Scott Greenawald with DUI, carrrying to have car insurance, failing to drive on roadway laned for traffic, failing to drive at safe speed and careless driving last Dec. 6 when stopped in Lost Creek, West

Mahanoy Township.

Nicholas Albert McCabe, 19, Shenandoah, charged by Patrolman Gary Keppel, Shenandoah police, with theft of $290 in currency from Marwin and Irstin Hautz, Shenandoah, last Dec. 27 and receiving stolen property and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Mack Quiteh, 51, Tobyhanna, charged by Trooper Michael Becker with DUI last Nov. 29 when stopped in Eagle Rock Resorts, East Union Township last Nov. 29 and public drunkennesss and failing to have a driver's license.

Ashley Ann Capiga, 20, Shenandoah, charged by Patrolman George Carado, Shenandoah police, with retail theft from Turkey Hill Minit Mart two candy bars valued at $7.54 last Nov. 12.

Mary Sunderland, 64, Frackville, charged by Chief Michelle Ashman, Frackville police, with DUI, striking a parked car owned Joanne Lazusky on W. John St. last Nov. 9 and reckless driving.

Larry James Snyder, 65, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Raymond Horan, Pottsville police, last September 5 with DUI.

Jeffrey A. Ziolka, 32, Ringtown, charged by Patrolman Michael O'Neill, Frackville police, with DUI on N. Lehigh Avenue last Sept. 29, failing to drive at a safe speed and failing to have car insurance.

Lisa Marie McCabe, 32, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Raymond Horan, Butler Township police, with DUI on Gordon Road last Nov. 22.

Alexander L. Brandecker, 21, Orefield, charged by Patrolman Scott Cramer, Coaldale police, with DUI on Bull Run Street last Nov. 15 and exceeding the maximum speed limits by traveling 67 mph in a 45 zone.

Melissa Coppala, 33, Hazleton, charged by Patrolman Robert Minnick, McAdoo police, with DUI on Jan. 30, 2009, on S. Kennedy Drive.

Maribeth M. Lantz, 24, Pottsville, charged by Cpl. Duane Frederick, Rush Township police, with retail theft of numerous cases of baby formula valued at $635.02 from Walmart Store, Hometown, last Aug. 5, and receiving stolen property.

James L. Nedinsky, 34, Pottsville, charged by Cpl. Frederick with retail theft of numerous cans of baby formula valued at $402.02 from Walmart Store, Hometown, last Aug. 5 and possession of drug paraphernalia (hyperdermic needle).

Jammie S. Shadler, 22, Shenandoah, charged by Patrolman Jonathan McHugh, Rush Township police, with DUI on Ben Titus Road last Dec. 4, and possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and vehicle not equipped with rear lighting system.

Kirt Irwin Samuel, 38, Frackville, charged by Trooper John Sleboda with possession of a CS by inmate and possession of a small amount of marijuana in his cell at the correctional facility in Ryan Township last Sept. 17.

Joseph J. Brennan II, 24, Ashland, charged by Trooper Edward Lizewski with criminal conspiracy, robbbery of R&R Quick Mart, Girardville, last Dec. 23, and terroristic threats and recklessly endangering a store clerk, criminal attempt to commit theft and two counts of simple assault.

Christopher Ryan Hans, 24, Ashland, charged by Trooper Lizeweski with criminal conspiracy, robbery, terroristic threats, recklessly endangering another person, criminal attempt to commit theft and two counts of simple assault at R&R Quick Mart, Girardville, last Dec. 23.

Anthony James Cress, 20, Frackville, charged by Trooper James Cuttitta with burglary of private homes on Upper High Street, Gilberton, last Dec. 9, and criminal trespass, theft, receiving stolen property and criminal mischief.

Michelle Marie Miller, 38, Shenandoah, charged by Patrolman Raymond Horan, Butler Township police, with DUI under combined influence of alcohol and drugs on Gordon Road last Sept. 12 and failing to drive on roadway laned for traffic.

Lisa A. Miller, 43, Ashland, charged by Sgt. Michael Aulenbach, Ashland police, with endangering welfare of a child.

Charles I. Guise, 50, Marion Heights, charged by Patrolman Robert Senape, West Mahanoy Township police, with DUI last Nov. 18 on Ringtown Boulevard and exceeding the maximum speed limit by traveling 65 mph in a 45 zone.

Jayme Lee Majors, 43, Mahanoy City, charged by Patrolman Joseph Hall, Shenandoah police, with four counts of disorderly conduct at RJ's Bar, last Dec. 18.

Dennis D. Yezulinas, 45, Shenandoah, charged by Det. Dennis Clark, district attorney's office, with assaulting Leo James, Saint Clair, last July 28; recklessly endangering another person and two counts each of harassment and disorderly conduct.

He is also charged by Clark with ethnic intimidation, simple assault, recklessly endangering Leo James, Saint Clair, last July 28 and two counts each of harassment and disorderly conduct.

Michele Teresa Theobold, 43, Mahanoy City, charged by Trooper Christopher Shivery with DUI and driving while operating privileges were suspended when stopped on Morea Road last Oct. 21.

Cindy Jean Kodack, 51, Ranshaw, charged by Trooper Michael Van Buskirk with DUI when stopped on SR924 in East Union Township last Dec. 4 and while stopped failed to leave an unobstructed width for vehicles traveling in opposite direction to proceed and failed to wear a seat belt.

Jared C. Whitecavage, 19, Ringtown, charged by Patrolman Robert Senape, West Mahanoy Township police, with DUI on Ringtown Boulevard last Nov. 22, DUI of alcohol and drugs and DUI while a minor, failing to drive on roadway laned for traffic and careless driving.

Damian Zimnicki, 29, Ashland, charged by Trooper Edward Sanchez with criminal mischief to car of Jamie Tyler, Tremont, last Oct. 16, causing $1,331.20 in damages.

Richard Arland Shutt, 30, Harrisburg, charged by Patrolman Joseph Krammes, Pottsville police, with aggravated and simple assault on a police officer, and resisting arrest last Jan. 9.

Leonard Irvin Robinson, 55, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Joseph Krammes, Pottsville police, with retail theft last Dec. 10 from Dollar Store merchandise valued at $83.27, terroristic threats, resisting arrest and public drunkenness.

Michael Joseph Covach, 55, Saint Clair, charged by Patrolman Joseph Murton, Jr., Pottsville police, with DUI last Sept. 16 and two counts of possession of a CS.

Rachel Ann Serakas, 29, Pottsville, charged by Cpl. Dennis Wiederhold, Pottsville police, with possession of a CS and drug parapahenalia last Nov. 11 in the 500 block on S. Centre St.

Donny Marte, 33, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Richard J. Pugh, Pottsville police, with obstructing administration of the law by police and disorderly conduct last Nov. 11.

Mark Claiborne Swift, 20, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Brian Reno, Pottsville police, with defiant trespass on property of Pottsville Housing Authority last Nov. 17.

Regina Catherine Rinaldo, 25, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Joseph Krammes, Pottsville police, with DUI and careless driving last Dec. 4 .

Samuel Edward Pullins, 44, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Krammes with theft of a wallet belonging to Joan Schell last Dec. 16.

Jason Richard Harman, 21, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Brian Pyle, Branch/Reilly Townships police, with DUI, being involved in accident with car of Rita Ann Berry last Nov. 21 in Branch Township, trespass by a motorist, striking a parked car and careless driving.

Robert Joseph Vesay, 30, Tower City, charged by Patrolman Shawn Tray, Minersville Police with two counts of possession with intent to deliver a CS, criminal conspiracy, two counts of possession of a CS and possession of drug paraphernalia last Jan. 14.

Edwin Stewart Sparrow, 42, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Joseph R. Welsh, Pottsville police, with two counts of simple assault on his wife, Mary Catherine Sparrow, and resisting arrest last Jan. 5.

Angel Nichole Christ, 19, Port Carbon, charged by Patrolman Shawn Tray, Minersville police, with delivery of a CS, possession and possession of drug paraphernalia last Jan. 14 in the 100 block on Sunbury St.

Diane May Rivenburgh, 44, Saint Clair, charged by Trooper Michael Allar with retail theft from Boscov's Store, Fairlane Village Mall, Pottsville, last Nov. 7, merchandise valued at $386.27.

Cory Matthew Ratliff, 32, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Jeffrey R. Bowers, Minersville police, with retail theft of a package of meat valued at $40 from Way Mart Store last June 17, criminal conspiracy, theft and receiving stolen property.

James Edward Marconis Jr., 21, Pottsville, charged by Trooper Alyssa Becker with aggravated assault, robbery of two computer duster cleaners valued at $8.99 from Rite Aide Store, Minersville/Pottsville Highway last Dec. 17, simple assault, reckelessly endangering another person, illegal use of certain solvents (inhaled the fumes from the cleaner), receiving stolen property, disorderly conduct and retail theft.

Luis Miguel Sanchez, 24, Reading, charged by Patrolman Warren Firing, Schuylkill Haven, with DUI, possession of a CS, possession of a small amount of marijuana, receiving stolen property (Visa card) and driving while operating privileges were suspended last Nov. 26.

David Phillip Kieffer, 40, Minersville, charged by Trooper Jeffrey A. Hummel with DUI, stop sign violation and failing to wear seat belt last Aug. 30 on SR895.

Heath Michael Livergood, 20, Frackville, charged by Trooper Mark Ruscavage with two counts each of criminal attempt to commit burglary and loitering and prowling and one count each of carrying firearms without a license, disorderly conduct, public drunkenness and underage drinking last Dec. 9.

Corey Paul Whitecavage, 22, Orwigsburg, charged by Patrolman Michael O'Neill, Ashland police, with receiving stolen property.

Michael Willliam Slatick, 45, Shenandoah, charged by Trooper Mario Pompei with DUI in Mahanoy City last Oct. 24 and failing to obey a traffic signal.

Michael Kenneth Shannon Jr., 23, Mahanoy City, charged by Patrolman Christopher Zubris, Mahanoy City police, with possession of a CS, misbranding of a CS and retail theft of merchandise valued at $13.91 from Cocoa Hut, Mahanoy City, last Dec. 17.

Brian Keith Lockett, 46, Saint Clair, charged by Sgt. William Dempsey with DUI last Dec. 2.

Nicole Marie Elsdon, 27, Schuylkill Haven, charged by Trooper Alyssa Becker with retail theft from Redner's Warehouse Market, North Manheim Township, two bottles of hair dye valued at $16.94 last Nov. 19.

Denise Marie Hubler, 44, Port Cabon, charged by Trooper Jeffrey Hummel with DUI on Mill Creek Road in East Norwegian Township last Nov. 22.

Donald P. Long Jr., 49, Saint Clair, charged by Patrolman Ronald Romanchik, New Castle Township police, with DUI, failing to drive on roadways laned for traffic, careless driving, failing to wear seat belt and restrictions on alcoholic beverages (open can in car), when stopped on Wade Road last Dec. 23.

Shannique Bryan, 19, Bronx, N.Y., charged by Schuylkill Campus Police of Penn State University, North Manheim Township, with receiving Ipod stolen from Jasmine Owens, last Oct. 28 valued at $150.

Franklin Krammes, 29, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Chad Seitzinger, Saint Clair police, with retail theft from Walmart Store, Saint Clair, last Dec. 4, merchandise valued at $453.75.

Corey Alan Balliet, 24, Milton, Northumberland County, charged by the Schuylkill County Drug Task Force with two counts each of delivery of a CS, possession with intent to deliver, possession and possession of drug paraphernalia at a motel in North Manheim Township on Nov. 10, 2008.

Brandon Mark Kester, 28, Reading, charged by Patrolman Joseph J. Leskin, Saint Clair police, with retail theft from Walmart Store, Saint Clair, merchandise valued at $670.82 last Jan. 3.

Matthew Steven Freed, 28, Pottsville, charged by Sgt. William Dempsey, Saint Clair police, with DUI last Nov. 20.

Ashley Lynn Miller, 29, Shenandoah, charged by Chief Michael P. Carey, Saint Clair police, with retail theft from Walmart Store, Saint Clair, merchandise valued at $247.94 last Dec. 23.

Michelle Marie Miller, 38, Shenandoah, charged by Chief Carey with retail theft from Walmart Store, merchandise valued at $42.50 last Dec. 23.

Angela Sementelli, 28, Pottsville, charged by state inspector general's office with violation of public welfare code by receiving not entitled to $1,612 in food stamps.

Nicole M. Porter, 25, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Jeffrey R. Bowers, Minersville police, with possession of drug paraphernalia and disorderly conduct last Nov. 27.

Michael R. Harwick Sr., 38, Pottsville, charged by Patrolman Ryan P. Murphy, Minersville police, with theft of two checks belonging to Roxanne McFalls, of Womelsdorf, Berks County, Sept. 29.

Francis A. Vannicolo, 55, Minersville, charged by Patrolman Eric C. Sterner, Minersville police, with criminal conspiracy, DUI of drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia last Jan. 20.