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Buffalo Police Department Confidential Tip Line: 847-2255
Buffalo Police Department
Mayor Byron W. Brown
Commissioner Daniel Derenda

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2015 Homicides

The City of Buffalo has had the following deaths ruled as homicides. Any information from the public in regards to these cases can be directed to the Buffalo Police Homicide Squad at 716.851-4466 or the Police Department's confidential TIPCALL hotline 716.847-2255. The cases are considered active, unless indicated otherwise.

NameDateLocation of IncidentMethodStatus
Dekhym Reese1-19-15Ontario Streetshotunder investigation
Shaquilla Coston2-1-15Northumberland Ave.strangulationcleared
Lenora Tyes2-10-15Dodge Streetblunt force traumacleared
Diane Demps3-5-15Dodge Streetblunt force traumacleared