homicides New state law helps survivors of crime victims By Beth Adams • Jun 28, 2019 File Photo / Associated Press New York State is making it easier for the families of murder victims to cover the burial costs for their loved ones. New law helps grandchildren of homicide victims By Jeffrey Mayne • Aug 14, 2015 New York State Office of Victim Services Acting on a bill sponsored by two state lawmakers from Western New York, Governor Cuomo has signed a new law that will allow the grandchildren of murder victims to be reimbursed for counseling. Buffalo Police take new tack on cold cases By Chris Jamele • Jul 4, 2015 WBFO News file photo / WBFO News The Buffalo Police Department is taking a two-pronged approach to solving its cold cases. Buffalo Police make arrests in recent gun incidents By Cheryl Hagen • Dec 30, 2014 WBFO News file photo Buffalo Police say four people have been arrested in connection with a gun incident this weekend in the Central Park neighborhood. Police are investigating whether the four suspects may be connected to recent shootings in the area. Listen Listening... / 0:45 WBFO's Cheryl Hagen has the story... Pastor weighs causes of recent city violence By Mike Desmond • Dec 24, 2014 Twitter Two men who were shot Tuesday evening are the latest victims in a recent burst of street violence in the City of Buffalo.