March 8

Ross G. Swiriduk, 61, of Vineyard Haven, had Sept. 2, 2018 charges in Vineyard Haven of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (wooden candlestick) and assault and battery dismissed upon request of the commonwealth, alleged victim has pleaded the fifth.

Dailbor Petrovic, 32, homeless, had August 31, 2018 charge in Edgartown of disorderly conduct dismissed upon request of the commonwealth.

Michael K. Noonan, 57, of Vineyard Haven, had Sept. 17, 2018 charges in Vineyard Haven of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and assault and battery dismissed upon request of the commonwealth, alleged victim has pleaded the fifth.

Sean G. Souza, 46, of Vineyard Haven was placed on one year of pretrial probation for Dec. 31, 2018 charges in Vineyard Haven of assault and battery on family/household member, two counts of intimidating witness/juror/police/court official and threat to commit crime. Further conditions no abuse of alleged victims and continue counseling.

March 11

Nicholas A. Barbera, 33, of Vineyard Haven, pleaded guilty to July 28 charges in Vineyard Haven of two counts of assault and battery. Placed on probation for two years, remain alcohol free with screens, and remain in counseling at Banyan treatment center and remain in sober house. Ordered to pay $50 victim/witness assessment and $65 monthly probation services fee. Charge of strangulation dismissed upon request of the commonwealth.

Kemar J. Thomas, 28, of Vineyard Haven had Nov. 26 charge in Edgartown of vandalizing property dismissed upon request of the commonwealth, failure of alleged victim to cooperate.

March 11

Ronilton R. DaSilva, 47, of Edgartown, was arraigned on March 10 charge in Vineyard Haven of disorderly conduct. Continued for payment (community service) until April 17.

March 14

Sean M. Geddis, 26, homeless, pleaded guilty to July 29, 2018 charges in Oak Bluffs of distributing a Class A substance (heroin) and conspiracy to violate drug law. Sentenced to 2.5 years in a house of correction (Middlesex County), 18 months to serve. Placed on probation for two years. Remain drug free with screens, attend substance abuse evaluations and any treatment as mandated by the probation department.

Lauren Withers, 40, of Hancock, N.H., pleaded not guilty to Dec. 13, 2018 charge in Oak Bluffs of violating an abuse prevention order. Pretrial hearing set for May 10.

James C. McFarland, 42, of Vineyard Haven, was arraigned on Sept. 24, 2018 charge in Oak Bluffs of failing to provide a DNA database sample. Pretrial hearing set for May 20.

David Fielder, 29, of West Tisbury, was arraigned on Feb. 7 charges in West Tisbury of negligent operation of a motor vehicle, leaving the scene of property damage, and marked lanes violation. Pretrial hearing set for May 9.

March 18

Gregory O'Gorman, 63, Chilmark, had July 7, 2018 charge in Edgartown of disorderly conduct dismissed on recommendation of probation department after completing 15 hours of community service.

Jonathan R. Jacobs, 29, homeless, was arraigned on June 23, 2018 charge in Oak Bluffs of municipal by-law or ordinance violation (camping/sleeping in public). Continued for payment until April 17.