A tow truck from Kwitzer's Collision Service winches a car off an embankment along Maryvale Drive on May 15, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Suspected overdose causes crash on Maryvale Drive

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - A suspected opiate overdose may have caused a driver to lose consciousness behind the wheel causing a one car crash Sunday...
Chronicle file photo of Cheektowaga Police.

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, November 2, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA – First responders were called to 188 incidents on Thursday.12:05 am - A police officer on patrol noticed a man trying to order...
Department photo of Cheektowaga Police Detective Mike Hockwater. (CPD)

Hockwater led federal investigation in child porn case with local ties

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Police Department says a department detective should be commended for his hard work in getting a defendant to confess to...
Cheektowaga Police Officers prepare to enter 127 Roland Street on June 10, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Weekend of January 11, 2019

First responders were called to 404 calls for service over the weekend.Friday, January 11th | 160 calls:1:58 am - A man was arrested at...

Sheriff’s Reserve Mounted Unit seeking new members

BUFFALO – Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard announces the Erie County Mounted Reserve Unit is seeking new members for this distinguished unit. The Sheriff's...
Mug shot of Terrence Phillips. (ECSO)

Police arrest man who fled traffic stop

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. -  The man who fled a Cheektowaga Police traffic stop on Memorial Day will face a town judge on June 15th.Captain Scott...
Cheektowaga Police Officers prepare to enter 127 Roland Street on June 10, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, January 29, 2018

Public safety dispatchers logged 139 incidents on Monday. This is a look at some of the issues first responders they dealt with.8:15 am -...
A Jeep crashed into a tree on Rosewood Terrace August 6th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, August 6, 2018

First responders attended to 231 calls for service on August 6, 2018.1:16 am - Patrol pulled over a moped driving down the middle of...

Buffalo man arrested for trying to boost parts at William Street junk yards

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. - Cheektowaga Police officers patrolling a William Street junk yard Wednesday night made an arrest after a suspect tried to run away.Assistant Chief...

New Creation Fellowship to host veterans workshop

CHEEKTOWAGA - Vietnam veteran and New Creation Fellowship Pastor Stephen J. Andzel is hosting a workshop to educate veterans about scammers and the military-related schemes...