Buffalo Police

Byron Brown joined by other city leaders at the Erie County District Attorney's Office. August 29, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Dana Casullo)
Mike Baggerman
August 30, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - City of Buffalo officials credited tips from the community as one of the reasons for the murder charges against Kenyatta "Manny" Austin. Austin, 25, has been in police custody since July 3 when he was arrested on a weapons charge in Niagara Falls. He was charged on Wednesday...
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Tom Puckett
August 29, 2018 - 2:27 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo police say they have located a missing child safely at a relatives house after asking for the public's help in locating a 12 year old male. Police say 12 year old, Carlos Lacen-Carmona, went missing after leaving his home on 7th Street at approximately 8am this morning.
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August 25, 2018 - 8:53 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Two Buffalo Police Officers were found not guilty of using excessive force on teenagers in 2009 in a federal courtroom on Friday. Raymond Krug and Joseph Wendel were accused by prosecutors of shooting a 17-year-old with a BB-gun while the boy was seated and handcuffed in a...
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August 24, 2018 - 7:21 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - One man is seriously injured after an accident involving a vehicle and an ATV on Thursday afternoon. Buffalo Police said a 31-year-old man riding the ATV collided with a Chevrolet Malibu at Ashley Street and Peck Street at 2:45 p.m. He was taken to ECMC. The female driver of...
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WBEN Photo/Matt Moran
Matt Moran
August 08, 2018 - 5:00 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - National Night Out is a nationwide event that celebrates neighborhood unity. At the Langfield and Kenfield Apartments a mini carnival was taking place. "It really enforces the message that we are one community, when we work together we are a stronger community, we are a safe...
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Matt Moran
August 07, 2018 - 4:24 pm
With the uptick in violence in the fruit belt this summer. Captain Jeff Rinaldo says police are starting a new mission similar to the department's former strike force. "Our commissioner has re-engaged a number of different officers from our B, C and E districts to re-engage in the same mission that...
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Tom Puckett
August 07, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Two weeks after an off-duty Buffalo Police officer was wounded along with another man as they were leaving the Groove Lounge, the owners are fighting to get the doors back open. An emergency order shut down the bar immediately following the shooting. "To take the attention off...
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August 05, 2018 - 10:50 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Shootings in Buffalo continued Saturday night as two women were hit by gunfire at a residence on Hagan Street. Buffalo Police say that the women may have been involved in some type of a dispute at a house party in the 100 block of Hagan just after 10:30 p.m. One of the victims, a...
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Tom Puckett
July 25, 2018 - 2:55 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo police are investigating an overnight shooting incident. Officers responded to the call at approximately 12:30am in the 600 block of Northumberland Avenue. Detectives say a 20 year old Buffalo male was struck by gunfire while inside of a vehicle. Authorities say the...
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Buffalo Police Department (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 25, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Buffalo Police are, again, asking for help from the community to solve the latest crime spike in the City of Buffalo. The first call for tips resulted from the incident at Mozee’s Ultimate Family Daycare on Monday. A two-year-old girl, who was listed in critical condition at...
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