• ARREST: A Falls woman was arrested following a shoplifting incident at a store in the 7400 block of Niagara Falls Boulevard at 9 p.m. Friday. Amber Oldham, 39, 601 92nd St., was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny after a store employee reportedly witnessed her take several items, totaling $1,052, from the shelves and place them either in her purse or in a shopping cart. The employee said she then tried to leave the store without paying.
• THEFT: Police responded to a reported theft from a vehicle in a parking lot in the 700 block of Whirlpool Street. The victim, a 49-year-old Homesville, Ohio woman, told officers her purse was left in her van between 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Saturday and was stolen, along with a global positioning system, from the vehicle. She said the doors to the van were accidentally left unlocked.