Buffalo Police Department

Mike Baggerman
February 25, 2019 - 1:22 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A seventh day of deliberations in the criminal trial of Corey Krug continues and no verdict was reached by Monday afternoon. Krug, an 18-year-veteran of Buffalo Police, was charged in a four-count indictment of civil rights violations stemming from multiple incidents over the...
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February 22, 2019 - 4:56 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - We'll have to wait until next week, at least, to hear the verdict in the criminal case against Buffalo Police Officer Corey Krug after the jury could not make a decision after the sixth day of deliberation. Corey Krug has come back to the federal courthouse as the jury still has...
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January 15, 2019 - 9:51 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police have arrested 30 year old Amber Lewis of Buffalo and charged her with endangering the welfare of a child in connection with Sunday night's pit bull attack of a young child on Watson Street. Police say Lewis is the dog's owner and tell us the pit bull has been...
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Brendan Keany
January 15, 2019 - 5:01 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - The Buffalo Common Council held a meeting today to discuss the police department's decision to move all detectives to day shift , but nobody from the department showed up to the meeting. Councilmen are “disheartened” that nobody from the city’s police command staff...
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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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