Buffalo Police Department

Brendan Keany
January 10, 2019 - 1:10 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Southside Elementary in South Buffalo hosted a town meeting Wednesday night for residents that reside in the city's A-District, which encompasses all of South Buffalo, as well as parts of the Lovejoy and Fillmore Districts. Many people, including local politicians, aren't too...
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Tom Puckett
January 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police unveiled their new body cam policy on Wednesday. Rules will require officers to use them at almost any call, but the police union attorne says it's good all around. Capt. Jeff Rinaldo says the web cam policy requires officers to have the cams on whenever responding...
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January 01, 2019 - 2:47 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo police are investigating an early New Year's morning fatal accident. Central District officers responded to the call just before 2:30am in the 500 block of Franklin Street north of downtown Buffalo. Accident investigators say a Chevrolet Mailbu was traveling north on...
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December 08, 2018 - 3:49 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are investigating an early morning officer-involved accident in the city. The incident happened at approximately 6:50am Saturday morning at East Ferry and Fillmore Avenue. Buffalo police accident investigators say a vehicle was traveling west on East Ferry when...
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December 07, 2018 - 12:30 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police have a suspect in custody following a shooting that occurred Thursday night at around 8:40. The shooting occurred on Warring Avenue near Antwerp Street and detectives say a male was struck by gunfire. The injuries appear serious in nature.
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Mike Baggerman
December 04, 2018 - 1:07 am
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Yesterday, District Attorney John Flynn announced there will be no charges filed against the officer who fatally shot Pito Rivera in September. Erie County DA John Flynn announces no charges in the summer death of Pito Rivera. Rivera had a gun and turned towards...
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Store where vehicle was parked at the time of the theft. WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
December 02, 2018 - 12:44 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The mother of an infant who was taken in an unattended and running vehicle Saturday has been arrested and charged. The mother is charged with endangering the welfare of a child. Late Saturday night Buffalo Police charged 18 year old Aaron Williams of Niagara Falls and a 15...
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November 11, 2018 - 9:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo police have an individual in custody in connection with an overnight shooting incident early Sunday morning. Police responded at approximately 2am in the 1200 block of Broadway and detectives say a male in his late 30's was struck by gunfire. Buffalo police say a male...
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Brendan Keany
November 01, 2018 - 1:50 pm
by Brendan Keany BUFFALO (WBEN) - Two years ago, the City of Buffalo acquired the Michael J. Dillon Courthouse Building for $1. Today, city officials celebrated the creation of a joint police and fire public safety headquarters, as there was a decommissioning ceremony at the former police...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Police Department Friday investigated a "suspicious package" found outside the south district police station on South park Avenue overnight. The Erie County Bomb Squad was called in to investigate and examine the finding. The device was determined to be 'non-...
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