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Buffalo Man Charged With Beating Estranged Girlfriend to Death


Raymond Warwick arraigned on Murder charges as a result of the beating and choking death of Shaquilla Coston.

4th Street Man Charged in the Death of 1-Year Old


Raymond Gonzalez was arraigned on Manslaughter charges in the death of one year-old James Velazquez.

Thug Facing 25 for Shooting in front of Dive


Deverick Petty admitted to shooting the weapon that hit an innocent bystander in front of the Old Pink bar in Allentown.


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.