Amherst Police

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Tom Puckett
February 17, 2020 - 3:53 pm
Amherst Police search for missing teen.
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Tom Puckett
February 07, 2020 - 3:41 pm
Students in last week's crash identified.
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February 01, 2020 - 3:15 pm
Amherst, N.Y. (WBEN) - Amherst Police are invedtigating a late Friday accident that involved a police vehicle and another car on Sheridan near Sweet Home. An Amherst officer was respoding to a call at the time of the crash
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Tom Puckett
January 27, 2020 - 1:33 pm
Three South Americans charged with burglary
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Tom Puckett
January 23, 2020 - 12:35 pm
Pedestrian accident in Amherst now a fatal.
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Tom Puckett
January 21, 2020 - 12:49 pm
Amherst teen charged with making threats
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Tom Puckett
January 20, 2020 - 1:13 pm
Amherst, NY (WBEN) An Amherst woman is in critical condition after being struck by a car. Police say around 7:30pm, a 2012 Toyota driven by a 30 year old man from Madison, Wisconsin was westbound on Sheridan Dr. and struck a 48 year old female pedestrian crossing Sheridan Dr. 48 year old Angelique...
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Amherst Police investigate near John E. Roberts Funeral Home on Bailey Avenue after man found unconscious Monday morning. November 4, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 04, 2019 - 10:23 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - An Amherst funeral director has died in a "suspicious" incident near a funeral home. Amherst Police said Charles Durante died at ECMC on Monday afternoon, just hours after he was taken there after he was found unconscious in the middle of Bailey Avenue near Grover Cleveland...
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Body cameras used by Buffalo Police. November 1, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 01, 2019 - 2:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Three local police departments were reimbursed $238,000 from the New York State Attorney General's Office for body cameras. Attorney General Letitia James announced Friday that the Buffalo Police Department, Niagara Falls Police Department, and Amherst Police Departments were...
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Amherst, N.Y. (WBEN) - Shots were fired late last night in the area of Springville Avenue and Cambridge in the Town of Amherst, not far from the UB South campus. Officers arrived and found a 31 year old man dead at the scene. Amherst Police are not releasing any information about a suspect, but...
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