MV Crime Stoppers Wanted Person of the Week. Have you seen him?

The Oneida County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a local man after he said he did not show up for sentencing. Joseph Styles, 32, is Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers Wanted of the Week.

Styles has been wanted by police since October 6 last year, according to Sgt. Michael Ladd. The arrest warrant was issued by Judge Dwyer of Oneida County after he failed to appear for sentencing. Styles was last known to frequent the Utica area, police said.


Name: Joseph Styles 03/10/1989 (32 years old) White Male


The description: 5’09 “, 140 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes.

Wanted for CPCS 3rd a Class B felony

As of October 6, 2020, Styles has been wanted by the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office for the index offense.

Sex: Man

Police are requesting calls and tips from the Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers hotline, anonymously at 1-866-730-8477.

Ladd added as a reminder that “everyone is innocent until proven guilty in court.”

Authorities say that sharing this story with friends and family and on social media increases the chances of keeping our neighborhoods safe. Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers are 100% anonymous and cash rewards are given to people who provide credible and accurate information which results in the arrest of the wanted people.

Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers is a completely anonymous community program, allowing people to give tips in private without fear of reprisal. Crime Stoppers also offers cash rewards to people who provide information leading to the arrest of a suspect.

If you have any information about Styles, contact Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers. There are several ways you can place a 100% anonymous tip.

1) Via this site by clicking on submit a tip

2) Directly to

3) By calling 1-866-730-8477 (TIPS)

4) by downloading the P3TIPS Android app

Crime Stoppers requests that tips not be submitted through Facebook Messenger. All tips must pass through the tip lines.

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