Bad check charges
Mark A. Rauseo, 39, of Middletown was charged Nov. 6 with three counts of writing bad checks to the Jamestown Golf Course.
Rauseo is scheduled to appear Dec. 13 in Newport District Court, police said.
Juveniles caught drinking
A 17-year-old male was charged with possession of alcohol by an underage person after he and three companions were found drinking in a car Nov. 5.
The youth was referred to Family Court, police said, adding that the three other youths were turned over to their parents.
A resident of America Way told police Nov. 1 that his mailbox had been destroyed. It had a value of about $50, police said.