Erie County Sheriff's

Brendan Keany
May 23, 2019 - 9:12 pm
ORCHARD PARK (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Erie County Sheriff's Deputy Ken Achtyl was arraigned Thursday evening at Orchard Park Town Court and charged with four misdemeanors that stem from a tailgating incident with a fan in December 2017 . EC Sheriff’s Deputy Ken Achtyl arraigned on four misdemeanor...
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Tom Puckett
February 06, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Buffalo Common Council passed a resolution supporting body cams on Erie County Sheriff's Deputies. President Darius Pridgen says the only reason deputies were mentioned is because they've already tested out the body cams. "The resolution is just in support of the sheriff...
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July 30, 2018 - 8:54 pm
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - Just like human law enforcement officers, K9 officers are in need of protection in dangerous and violent situations. Thanks to a charitable donation from Vested Interest in K9's Inc. and the Staten Island Companion Dog Training Club, six Erie County Sheriff K9 partners...
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Tom Puckett
June 25, 2018 - 11:44 am
Marilla, NY (WBEN) A member of the Erie County Sheriff's Mounted Unit died over the week. Jake passed away in his stall in Marilla on June 23. Jake and his partner Reserve Deputy Wayne Wolf served on the Mounted Unit for nearly 21-years with their first detail occurring on August 31, 1997. Sheriff...
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May 20, 2018 - 2:18 pm
East Otto, NY (WBEN) A body was found Saturday in the Cattaraugus County town of East Otto. According to a Tweet from Niagara County Sheriff, Jim Voutour, his department was called in to process the crime scene after the discovery was made by K-9 units of the Erie County Sheriff's Department and...
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Richard Root
October 19, 2017 - 2:56 am
Clarence, NY (WBEN) - The Erie County Sheriff's Office is investigating a hit and run crash at Salt and County roads in the Town of Clarence. A passenger vehicle rolled over following the collision just after 2:00 p.m. Wednesday. Two children from inside the vehicle were taken to Women and Children...
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