Archive for CRIMINAL

Depew Woman Charged with Criminally Negligent Homicide in Fatal Crash

Depew Woman Charged with Criminally Negligent Homicide in Fatal Crash

02/02/2016  |  Comments Off on Depew Woman Charged with Criminally Negligent Homicide in Fatal Crash

A Depew woman has been charged with criminally negligent homicide and third degree assault for her role in a fatal... more

Buffalo Teen Sentenced in Murder Case

Buffalo Teen Sentenced in Murder Case

12/11/2015  |  Comments Off on Buffalo Teen Sentenced in Murder Case

Buffalo teen Jean Sanchez, who pleaded guilty in October to second degree murder in the May 2014 killing of another... more

New York State Civil Confinement Facing Legal Challenges

New York State Civil Confinement Facing Legal Challenges

10/01/2015  |  Comments Off on New York State Civil Confinement Facing Legal Challenges

New York State's civil confinement program allows for some sex offenders to be involuntarily placed in a psychiatric facility, even... more

Rapper DMX Jailed in Erie County Holding Center

Rapper DMX Jailed in Erie County Holding Center

07/15/2015  |  Comments Off on Rapper DMX Jailed in Erie County Holding Center

Rapper DMX is back in jail in Western New York. This time, he’s been sentenced to spend six months in... more

Bike-Path Crash Victim’s Family May Receive Settlement

Bike-Path Crash Victim’s Family May Receive Settlement

07/07/2015  |  Comments Off on Bike-Path Crash Victim’s Family May Receive Settlement

A fatal motorcycle crash that took two lives in the Town of Amherst in 2012 may lead to safety changes... more

Escaped Convict Richard Matt Has a History of Jail Breaks

Escaped Convict Richard Matt Has a History of Jail Breaks

06/08/2015  |  Comments Off on Escaped Convict Richard Matt Has a History of Jail Breaks

Richard Matt, the City of Tonawanda native who broke out of the Clinton Correctional Facility, a maximum security prison in... more

Amherst Police Assist in Investigation of Tragedy in Delaware Park

Amherst Police Assist in Investigation of Tragedy in Delaware Park

06/02/2015  |  Comments Off on Amherst Police Assist in Investigation of Tragedy in Delaware Park

WGRZ’s 2 on Your Side news team reports on the ongoing investigation into the accident the caused the death of... more

Arrest Warrant Issued for Father Who Padlocked Kids in Room

Arrest Warrant Issued for Father Who Padlocked Kids in Room

05/28/2015  |  Comments Off on Arrest Warrant Issued for Father Who Padlocked Kids in Room

WGRZ reports that an arrest warrant was issued for Carlos Fuqua, who left his two young children padlocked in a... more

Buffalo News Reports on Complete Dismissal of Tax Fraud Charges for Lumber Store and Owner

05/21/2015  |  Comments Off on Buffalo News Reports on Complete Dismissal of Tax Fraud Charges for Lumber Store and Owner

The Niagara County District Attorneys office completely dismissed tax fraud and related charges against my client, Gail Villani, the owner... more

Dismissed Tax Fraud Charges Against My Client Also Covered by WGRZ

Dismissed Tax Fraud Charges Against My Client Also Covered by WGRZ

05/21/2015  |  Comments Off on Dismissed Tax Fraud Charges Against My Client Also Covered by WGRZ

WGRZ also covered the New York State’s Tax Department’s false accusation that my client Gail Villani failed to pay half... more