Buffalo Police

WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
December 05, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - With Buffalo Police planning to roll out its body cameras program to its officers early next year, Wednesday night is your chance to weigh in on how the department will use body cameras from here on out. "We would love to hear from as many residents as possible on this,"...
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WBEN Photo: Memorial at the scene of the shooting
Tom Puckett
November 26, 2018 - 7:15 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The family of Pito Rivera, shot dead by Buffalo Police in September, has filed a notice of claim against the department and the city. Rivera was fatally wounded September 12th as he was running down Plymouth Avenue. "We see him being shot and killed, and we do not see any firearm...
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WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
Mike Baggerman
November 26, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – The Buffalo Police Department are only a few weeks away from the official launch of its body cameras program. The department, which ran a pilot program that conclude in September, is still reviewing which vendor they plan to go with. Recently, the Buffalo Niagara Coalition...
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Keyera Sanchez, 13, reported missing on Saturday (Photo via BPD)
November 17, 2018 - 9:59 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are looking for your help to find a missing girl from Hudson Street. Keyera Sanchez, 13, is 4-feet-8-inches and weighs 110 pounds. She was described as a lightskinned black girl. Sanchez was last seen wearing a black leather jacket with a design on the back...
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November 15, 2018 - 6:40 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police tell WBEN that the body of a 66-year-old man found in an apartment in the 900 block of Main Street was ruled a homicide. Police found the body on Tuesday afternoon just after 2 p.m. Anyone with information is asked to call or text 847-2255.
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November 01, 2018 - 6:23 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) — The city of Buffalo's police and fire departments are setting up shop in a landmark downtown building. A formal commissioning ceremony is scheduled at the Michael J. Dillon building. The 1936 building housed U.S. District Court until the opening of a new courthouse in late...
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Buffalo Police outside the South Park Avenue post office after a report about a pipebomb on the steps. October 27, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger)
October 27, 2018 - 10:10 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police investigated another suspected pipebomb in South Buffalo early Saturday. The new incident occurred at the post office located at 2061 South Park Avenue and it's been determined the device was 'non-functional', similar to the one located outside the Buffalo...
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October 21, 2018 - 3:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police are investigating the discovery of a body Sunday afternoon. The body of the male was found just before 1:00 p.m. on Willert Park Court and an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death. Meanwhile police are also investigating an alcohol related...
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October 17, 2018 - 7:12 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - One man is dead after a shooting on Letchworth Street near the Buffalo State College Campus on Tuesday. Buffalo Police said the 31-year-old man died at ECMC and that the shooting appeared targeted in nature.
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