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New state law helps survivors of crime victims

Jun 28, 2019
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New York State is making it easier for the families of murder victims to cover the burial costs for their loved ones.

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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.

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The Buffalo Police Department is taking a two-pronged approach to solving its cold cases.

Buffalo Police make arrests in recent gun incidents

Dec 30, 2014
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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.


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Two men who were shot Tuesday evening are the latest victims in a recent burst of street violence in the City of Buffalo.