Janete Olivencia, 24, of Pacific Street, Stamford, was arrested for drug possession Aug. 17 at 1:12 a.m.

According to a police report, an officer saw a car pulled over on the side of Adams Lane and went to check on the passengers of the vehicle.

When the operator of the vehicle rolled down the window, the officer could smell the marijuana and the operator handed him a partially smoked marijuana cigarette, police said. Olivencia claimed the marijuana as hers.

She was charged with possession of marijuana and operating a vehicle without a license.

Olivencia was released on a promise to appearin court Aug. 26.

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James F. French Jr., 40, of Harrison Avenue, turned himself in to polic eon Aug. 17 at 3:25 p.m. on a second-degree failure to appear charge.

French posted bail and was released, with a court date set for Aug. 31 in Hartford Superior Court.

According to police, the failure to appear charge stems from motor vehicle charges from November 2009 in Hartford.

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Felipe Ferrand, 56, of Valley Road, was arrested for disorderly conduct at 1:05 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, in connection with a family dispute.

Ferrand appeared in court later that morning.

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A 39-year-old female on Silver Ridge Road reported fraudulent uses of her credit card Aug. 20 at 1:20 p.m.

According to police, she received a call from her credit card company informing her about suspicious activity on the card.

The victim noticed purchases made on Aug. 16 and Aug. 20. The fraudulent credit card use is still under investigation.