• Crimestopper Case #D49-11-113426

    Case #D49-11-113426

    Grand Larceny/Credit Card Fraud

    Jim's Steakout (Elmwood Avenue)


    The victim is this case had his credit card taken by a suspect at the Kinko's Fed Ex (650 Orchard Park Rd) West Seneca.



  • Crimestopper Case #D49-12-214399

    Crimestopper Case #D49-12-214399

     The resident reported finding a bicycle in their yard which

    did not belong to them in the Indian Church Rd./ City Line are of the Town of West Seneca in mid August 2012. Upon

    review of home security system it was discovered that a W/M possibly teen had dumped a bicycle and stolen a bicycle belonging to another resident of the area .

    If you can identify or believe you may know the subject in the video Contact the West Seneca Police Detective Bureua @ 716-674-3154

  • Crimestopper Case #D49-11-109664

    Crimestopper Case #D49-11-109664

    Date:06/04/2011 @ 15:16 Hr's
    Location: 370 Orchard Park Rd. (Wegman's)
    Crime: Petit Larceny
    W/m Suspect entered store & loaded shopping cart with numerous cases of "Red Bull" Energy Drink.
    Left store without paying for Product.

    If you can Identify this suspect please Contact: WSPD CrimeStoppers

Report #D49-11-117792  Date 10/05/11 @ approximately 4:30 pm;
at a West Seneca grocery store, two white males - one heavy set, beard, baseball cap, tan shorts and button down shirt  and the second - baseball cap, jeans and plaid button down shirt.  They appear to between the ages of early 30's to 40 YOA.  The stole over $400 in merchandise.

Crimestopper Case #D49-11-116870

Crimestoppers West Seneca Police Case#D49-11-116870 larceny hardware store.

2-W/M' entered store multiple expensive tool kits. Larger suspect W/M approx.6'2" has tattoo Rt.Arm. Suspects Left scene in possibly gold/tan toyota camry.09/21/2011

WSPD Anonymous TipLine 716-675-8423 


Chief Edward F. Gehen

Retired Chief Edward F. Gehen (2001-2013)Edward F. Gehen was appointed as the 7th Chief of Police for the Town of West Seneca Police Department on August 2001. He was a very dedicated police officer who had worked his way up through the ranks prior to his promotion to the top job; he served as a Patrolman, Desk Lieutenant, Patrol Lieutenant, Patrol Captain and Asst. Chief of Police.
In the year 2000, as the Asst. Chief he started our Citizen Police Academy program. As Chief, he instituted a number of improvements to our operations and elevated the professional standards of the Department. He continued the Department's participation in the New York State Police Accreditation Program, securing re-accreditation status twice during his tenure. He was also the head of a committee that helped gain support for our police facility expansion.
In addition to his local government obligations, Chief Gehen also played an instrumental role within the law enforcement profession outside our agency. He was a past president of the Erie County Chief's Association, the Zone – 10 Representative in the NYS Chief's Association, and a graduate of the FBI National Academy.
Chief Gehen retired from service April 27, 2013 after 32 years of service with the Department.