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Three Plead Guilty as Charged in $1.3 Million Trading Card Theft


Aaron Hollars, Anthony Martone, and David Woods were all employees of Dave and Adam's Card World when they committed the crimes. 

Buffalo Man Charged With Seven Counts of Animal Fighting


While executing a search warrant, officers found dog fighting equipment and literature in addition to several dogs with scarring as a result of dog fighting injuries.

No Plea Bargains for Defendants Who Possess and Sell Illegal Guns


Erie County District Attorney Frank A. Sedita III announces the following convictions for the illegal possession and/or sale of handguns.


Frank A. Sedita, III
District Attorney

The District Attorney represents the citizens of Erie County in criminal cases and is our chief law enforcement official. The District Attorney’s Office, regardless of the police agency conducting the investigation, is responsible for the just prosecution nearly every crime committed in Erie County; i.e. the prosecution of misdemeanor cases in the city, town and village courts; the prosecution of felony cases in State Supreme Court and Erie County Court; and, the prosecution of misdemeanor and felony cases in several specialty courts. We are also responsible for all post-conviction litigation in the state and federal appellate courts.