Buffalo

Brayton Wilson
July 24, 2020 - 12:29 pm
Though several other potential locations were considered, including Baltimore and Pittsburgh, the Toronto Blue Jays are set to play the majority of their home games at Sahlen Field in Buffalo for the 2020 season.
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Police officers hold the line on Bailey Avenue in Buffalo. June 1, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Police officers hold the line on Bailey Avenue in Buffalo. June 1, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Charges against local activist Myles Carter have been dismissed. Carter was tackled from behind by police while being interviewed by a Channel 4 news crew on Bailey Avenue early in the morning on June 1. A video clip of the arrest soon went viral.
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Buffalo Shooting
WBEN Newsroom
July 12, 2020 - 1:24 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police are investigating a pair of shootings over the weekend that left four victims hospitalized. The first incident happed Saturday afternoon in the area of Bailey and Kensington as two men were struck by gunfire and taken to ECMC. Authorities say that a 21-year-old man...
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BPD Officer Michael DeLong
Buffalo Police Officer Michael DeLong in viral Facebook video
WBEN Newsroom
July 08, 2020 - 12:10 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (Investigativepost.org) - The Buffalo police lieutenant suspended last week for his vile insult of a woman filming him has previously been suspended four times during his career and been the subject of 36 misconduct complaints lodged by citizens or the department. Twelve involve...
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Buffalo movie studio
Great Point Capital will develop this state of the art movie and tv studio in Buffalo
Tim Wenger
June 30, 2020 - 3:43 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo is again ready for its 'close-up' as another major development is underway that will continue to draw major film and television productions to the region. Great Point Capital Management Tuesday announced development of an impressive full-service film and television...
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Buffalo Police officer interacts with Ruweyda Ahmed Salim as she records video/Ruweyda Ahmed Salim Facebook
Buffalo Police officer interacts with Ruweyda Ahmed Salim as she records video/Ruweyda Ahmed Salim Facebook
WBEN Newsroom
June 29, 2020 - 6:38 pm
BPD launches internal investigation over officer's verbal harassment of a woman.
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Quentin Suttles arrest
Quentin Suttles arrest viewed in body cam footage released by his attorney, Josh Ramos
WBEN Newsroom
June 28, 2020 - 1:47 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The President of the Buffalo Police PBA says he doesn’t believe there will be any charges brought against the officers involved in the May arrest of Quentin Suttles. In a conversation Sunday with WBEN, John Evans said that, “I cannot see any charges coming from this. The...
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Quentin Suttles arrest
Quentin Suttles arrest cell phone video/WKBW TV
WBEN Newsroom
June 25, 2020 - 8:17 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A notice of claim has been filed against the Buffalo Police Department stemming from an arrest on May 10 in the city of Buffalo. The incident was caught on video that shows an officer's controversial use of force on the city's East Side. The notice of suit also names the city...
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Rep. Brian Higgins
Rep. Brian Higgins stands along the Scajaquada Expressway in Buffalo/WBEN Photo-Tim Wenger
WBEN Newsroom
June 24, 2020 - 8:35 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A massive $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill known as the Moving Forward Act is expected to be voted on in the House of Representatives next week and will include funding for major local projects like the transformation of the Scajaquada Expressway into am at-grade parkway.
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Cariol Horne
Cariol Horne, right, participates in a demonstration in Buffalo in June 2020/WBEN Photo-Tim Wenger
WBEN Newsroom
June 18, 2020 - 8:08 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-Carolyn Thompson) — A Buffalo police officer fired 12 years ago for interfering with another officer who she said was choking a suspect is stepping up calls for reforms around how officers should respond to police brutality following George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis, where...
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