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WBEN Newsroom
June 08, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Were the actions of Buffalo Police Officers Robert McCabe and Aaron Torgalski justified?
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Tom Puckett
June 03, 2020 - 4:00 am
Lae enforcement experts weigh in on the effectiveness of curfews.
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Dave Debo
February 20, 2018 - 6:40 am
(WBEN/AP) In a compromise move that leaves local gun rights advocates and those who are pressing for more gun control both unhappy, President Donald Trump offered support Monday for an effort to strengthen the federal gun background check system. He stopped short of any broader move on gun control...
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Tom Puckett
January 22, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The deadline is looming for the pistol permit recertification in New York, and one shooting instructor says he's hearing a mixed bag of reaction. "We've got some people saying they weren't aware of it, they weren't hearing anything of it, they don't how to do it, some are...
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Tom Puckett
November 28, 2017 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A deadline looms as part of the NYSAFE Act: recertification of pistol permits, once lasting a lifetime. Second Amendment advocates say they're concerned about what this could mean. Miguel Rivera of Rivera Investigations says even if you don't like NYSAFE, you must register to...
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(WBEN) A store owner across the street from the Dollar General store at French and Union Roads in Cheektowaga was the apparent key to stopping a late Tuesday afternoon shooting that the police chief says could have been much worse, with many dead had he not intervened. A gunman, later found to be...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Millions of dollars are spent on fire drills. But nothing for workplace violence or active shooter training. Miguel Rivera says that's sad because you stand a greater chance of having an active shooter at your workplace than a fire. "It's long overdue" said Rivera. The...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Sunday night's mass shooting in Las Vegas has ignited another discussion about whether gun control measures could prevent future tragedies. Miguel Rivera, a former Buffalo Police officer, now a firearms instructor, does not think laws will stop someone from doing something...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - As the State Attorney General begins their investigation, questions continue to surround Sunday's officer involved shooting in Buffalo's Black Rock neighborhood. Perhaps none are more pressing than whether or not Jose Hernandez-Rossy, the suspect who was shot and killed, was...
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