Buffalo Police

January 06, 2018 - 4:51 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo police have arrested 26 year old Frank Redd and charged him in connection with seriously injuring a 7 month old infant. Sex Offense Detectives arrested Redd early Saturday morning and charged him with endangering the welfare of a child, assault in the 2nd degree and...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Police in Western New York have charged a man who they say impersonated a police officer in an attempt to get discounted coffee. WIVB-TV first reported that 48 year old Mark Stetter of Buffalo flashed a fake badge and gun at a Starbucks on Delaware Avenue in Buffalo around 11 p...
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Richard Root
December 11, 2017 - 3:20 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Buffalo police have arrested an individual in connection with an apparent domestic shooting incident that occurred late Saturday night. Police say a 22 year old Buffalo male was struck by gunfire while sitting inside his vehicle in the 200 block of Lawn Avenue around 11:30 p.m...
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December 06, 2017 - 5:57 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is investigating Buffalo police checkpoints. The Buffalo News first reported that the investigation is taking place after their use of traffic checkpoints near public housing developments. The local Black Lives Matter chapter...
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November 30, 2017 - 11:18 am
from Buffalo Police: Buffalo Police are investigating a possible kidnapping that occurred last night sometime between 7 and 9 in the vicinity of Jefferson Ave and E. Utica. Police say the 15-year-old female victim was waiting at a bus stop at Jefferson Ave and E. Utica, when a white male, medium...
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Richard Root
November 30, 2017 - 3:38 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Erie County District Attorney John Flynn announced suspended Buffalo Police Officer Joseph Hassett has been indicted on the following charges: two counts of Assault in the Third Degree, Official Misconduct, Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the Second Degree and Making...
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November 23, 2017 - 12:15 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are investigating an early Thanksgiving morning shooting in Buffalo. Shortly after 6am in the 1200 block of Fillmore Avenue a 23 year Buffalo man was struck by gunfire. The victim was transported to ECMC with injuries that appear serious in nature. Anyone with...
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Richard Root
November 13, 2017 - 5:48 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Buffalo Police and Mayor Byron Brown announced an arrest in an Allen Street shooting Saturday morning. During the announcement they credited video camera surveillance and the city's Safecam program for helping gather evidence. The shooting took place on Allen Street in front of...
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November 11, 2017 - 9:37 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - As a way to pay tribute to fallen Buffalo Police Officer Craig Lehner, the City of Buffalo and Access Channel 22 has produced a 20 minute video on Lehner. The video began airing on Veteran's Day. In addition to being a BPD Officer, Lehner was a Veteran as well. Buffalo City...
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Tom Puckett
November 07, 2017 - 1:15 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo police are investigating vehicles that had tires slashed overnight in the College Street, Cottage Street and Arlington Place area of the city. Police say it appears tires were slashed on at least 20 vehicles. Central District officers have been canvassing the area and...
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