District Attorney

Jason Schmidt has taken an oath to uphold the New York State Constitution and the United States Constitution. Mr. Schmidt has gratefully accepted the duty to represent the People of the State of New York and, specifically, the People of Chautauqua County by seeking justice for all its residents. His job is to pursue the truth by evaluating the evidence in each case and, where there is evidence, hold those persons responsible who commit crimes in our community. 

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Violent Felony Weapons Sentencing

Cody Boisvert, age 25 of Jamestown, was sentenced yesterday in Chautauqua County court by Judge David Foley to an determina

Sentencing Issued in Felony Weapons Case

Jimmy Watts, age 49 of Dunkirk, was sentenced yesterday, April 9th, to a determinate state prison sentenced of 8

Jamestown Man Sentenced In Felony Drug Case

MAYVILLE, NY – Todd Dalton, 39, of Jamestown, was sentenced Monday by Judge David Foley to four years in state pris

Jamestown Burglary Convict Receives 10-Year State Prison Sentence

MAYVILLE, NY - District Attorney Jason Schmidt announced Tuesday that William Buckley of Jamestown, New York, was s

Nine Count Indictment Unsealed, Alleging Sexual Acts Against a Child

MAYVILLE, NY - District Attorney Jason Schmidt announced Thursday the unsealing of a nine count indictment handed u

Man Sentenced For Jamestown, NY Shooting Death

MAYVILLE, NY -- Friday, January 12th, Kevin Roldan Pantojas of Jamestown,