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Cheektowaga Police investigate a scene on Park Edge Drive on March 6, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Tuesday, July 17, 2018

First responders attended to 209 complaints on July 17, 2018.6:49 am - U-Crest and Forks firefighters checked on a chemical smell from a store's electrical...

Officer Craig Lehner charity volleyball game

Cheektowaga Police officers and Cheektowaga Central Middle School teachers participate in a charity volleyball game to raise money for Buffalo Police Officer Craig Lehner's family on November...

Three people overdose; potent heroin batch on streets

CHEEKTOWAGA - The Cheektowaga Police Department took to social media to warn the public after they saw a spike in heroin overdoses Thursday.They warned...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, September 20, 2018

Cheektowaga first responders were called out to 220 incidents on Thursday.12:54 am - An officer on patrol noticed a suspicious car around Macy's Place...

Suspect nearly hits Cheektowaga Police officers during chase

CHEEKTOWAGA - A handful of Cheektowaga Police officers were nearly hit by a fleeing motor vehicle as the officers were attending to a separate...
Cheektowaga Police secure a Chevrolet Suburban with stolen plates at an address on Hariett Avenue in Buffalo after it led officers on a chase through town on November 9th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, January 28, 2019

First responders were called to 195 calls for service on Monday.1:47 am - Two arrests were made in connection to a larceny on Heather Road.5:17...
Chronicle file photo of Cheektowaga Police.

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Monday, October 15, 2018

Cheektowaga first responders attended to 186 calls for service on Monday, October 15, 2018.3:44 am - A police report was filed for a car...
Mug shot of Joanne Batch. (NYSP)

State Police charge Cheektowaga woman under Leandra’s Law

MACHIAS, N.Y. - The New York State Police in Machias report that they arrested a Cheektowaga woman for driving drunk with kids in the...
The Cheektowaga Police investigate an armed robbery along the 100 block of Tudor Road during the morning hours of November 28th. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Wednesday, December 27, 2017

CHEEKTOWAGA - First responders were called to 169 incidents on Wednesday. Here's a look at some of the issues.1:16 am - A driver was...
Mug shot of Anita Depczynski. (ECSO)

Cheektowaga’s Deer Lady arrested following disturbance

CHEEKTOWAGA - The town resident who gained notoriety in the early 2000's for defying authorities by feeding deer in Stiglmeier Park has been confined to...