Home Police and Court

Police and Court

News covering the Cheektowaga Police Department and the Cheektowaga Justice Court.

An AMR ambulance transports the victim from the scene minutes after being struck by a car on Genesee Street. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Woman in critical condition, DWI charges in Genesee Street crash

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The woman stuck by a car on Genesee Street Thursday night is listed in critical condition while the driver was arrested...
A Cheektowaga Police officer on duty. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, April 6, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The Cheektowaga Police Department attended to 152 calls on April 6, 2017. The following is a brief report of some of...
ECSO mug shots of (l) Barr and (r) Robinson.

Sheriff’s Office raids Floreis Court home; arrests two

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. –Two Cheektowaga residents were busted by the Erie County Sheriff’s Office during a Tuesday afternoon raid. The Sheriff's Narcotics Unit and officers from...
Police Seal

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: February 21, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The Cheektowaga Police Department attended to 140 calls on February 21, 2017. The following is a brief report of some of...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a scene on Park Edge Drive on March 6, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, July 17, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. – The Cheektowaga Police Department attended to 207 calls on July 17, 2017. The following is a brief report of some of...
Cheektowaga Police are seeking information about his person. Call police at 716-686-3929 with information (CPD Photo)

Police seek to identify person involved in attemped robbery

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Police Detective's Bureau is seeking the public's help in identifying a person who may be involved in an attempted robbery...
Jessica Polakiewicz was arrested in a drug raid March 3, 2017. (ECSO)

Cheektowaga Woman Arrested in Drug Raid

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Erie County Sheriff's office says a Cheektowaga woman is now facing charges in connection to a drug raid executed on...
Cheektowaga and Buffalo police track a bank robbery suspect to a charter school on Edison Avenue in Buffalo. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Bank of America robbed; suspect arrested at a Buffalo charter school

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Police officers from Cheektowaga and Buffalo surrounded the Charter School of Inquiry at 404 Edison Avenue Friday afternoon after a bank...
Police officers detain a suspect on Paradise Court moments after deploying a Taser the night of July 27, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police officer deploys Taser on suspect resisting arrest

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A Cheektowaga Police officer had to deploy his Taser to subdue a suspect during a foot chase Thursday night. Three teens were trying...
Cheektowaga Police Accident Investigators are along the 4200 block of Genesee Street where a pedestrian was struck and killed at a pre-dawn hit-and-run crash the morning of August 8, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Police hope to identify deadly hit-and-run vehicle from part

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - The Cheektowaga Police Department is using the power of social media hoping mechanics and collision experts can identify a part they...