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"Little D" Going to "Big P"


Derrick Roseboro of Cheektowaga pleaded guilty to illegal gun and drug charges.

Man Who Allegedly Shot 4 Teenage Boys Indicted for Murder


Joseph Gant of Buffalo is accused of shooting the four boys near a Kensington Expressway overpass earlier this month.

Will Conviction 39 Be Enough to Merit Time?


Lavina Walker committed her most recent crime while out on bail on other felony crimes.


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.