Lackawanna Crime

Lackawanna Crime

Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Lackawanna, NY or anywhere in the US.

Recent Crime News

  • 2 manhunt suspects surrender to Buffalo Peacemakers,...

    Monday Aug 6 | via WNED 

    Two Buffalo men have been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting that became the subject of a Southtowns manhunt last week. Lackawanna Police Chief James Michel said the shooting happened last Tuesday afternoon at 142 Center Street in Lackawanna.

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  • State commission finds India Cummings death a 'homic...

    Jul 17, 2018 | via WNED 

    The state agency that investigates inmate deaths is out with scathing findings in the death of India Cummings, the 27-year-old Buffalo woman who died in the custody of the Erie County Holding Center in February 2016. The Commission of Correction Medical Review Board found "that the medical and mental health care provided to Cummings by Erie County during her course of incarceration - and her care, custody and safekeeping by Erie County Sheriff deputies was so grossly incompetent and inadequate as to shock the conscience."

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