Buffalo Police Department

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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October 16, 2018 - 3:00 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo police are investigating a wrong way head-on crash on on the 33 late Monday. The crash occurred just before 11:30pm Monday night on the inbound 33 near Locust Street. Buffalo police accident investigators say it appears a vehicle was traveling the wrong way causing a...
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October 11, 2018 - 8:56 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred just before 6pm Thursday at Genesee and Fillmore. Police say two vehicles collided before one of the vehicles struck a female pedestrian. The female pedestrian, in her 40's, was declared deceased at the scene...
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September 08, 2018 - 5:46 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo police have arrested a 20 year old Buffalo male in connection with an overnight stabbing incident. Northwest District officers responded to the call just after 12:10am in the 200 block of West Delavan near Herkimer Street. The 24 year old male victim told officers he...
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September 01, 2018 - 9:41 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are investigating a fatal shooting on East Ferry Street. The incident happened at approximately 2:30pm in the 1000 block of East Ferry.. Buffalo police say a 32 year old male is deceased and detectives say the incident happened inside of a repair garage during...
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