Town of Tonawanda Police

Man fatally struck by train identified

Jul 5, 2018

Authorities have identified the man who was struck and killed by a train Tuesday.

Town of Tonawanda investigators are trying to identify a man found dead in a burning pick-up truck.

Avery Schneider / WBFO News

All students and staff at Northtowns Academy BOCES in the Town of Tonawanda are safe, following a school-wide lockdown on Thursday afternoon. The lockdown was initiated following a report of an armed student threatening to shoot.

Western District of New York Human Trafficking Task Force

A new series of public service announcements is aiming to tackle a crime across Western New York that most residents may not know is even happening – human trafficking.

Tonawanda 7-Eleven closed due to chemical leak

Aug 6, 2016
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A hazmat situation on Kenmore Avenue has sent two people to the hospital on Saturday.

A Buffalo man has been killed at FedEx Freight in the Town of Tonawanda after a 1,300-pound pallet fell on top of him.

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Town of Tonawanda Police say standard procedure was followed to the letter in an arrest that resulted in the death of a Grand Island woman.

Ashley Hirtzel / WBFO

Three Town of Tonawanda Police officers were honored Thursday for helping save the life of a fellow officer. The officers sprang into action when they found 44-year old Officer Kevin Zuchlewski suffering sudden cardiac arrest on Monday.