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Tom Puckett
July 07, 2020 - 12:29 pm
Missing child found drowned in a pool
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WBEN/Photo/Tim Wenger - Fireworks on display at an area BJ's Wholesale Club
Tom Puckett
July 04, 2020 - 4:00 am
Police are prepared to handle complaints about illegal fireworks going off.
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Buffalo Protest
Tom Puckett
June 02, 2020 - 1:41 pm
Two people inside vehicle that struck a police blockade arrested with stolen gun possession.
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WBEN Newsroom
April 13, 2020 - 1:02 pm
LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WBEN) - A man is dead after a Sunday morning shooting in Lockport.
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WBEN Newsroom
November 29, 2019 - 2:13 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Some lawmakers are proposing to equip state troopers with body cameras in New York, one of few states where the primary law enforcement agency doesn't have body or dashboard cameras already. The New York state police force is the largest among them. The camera proposal was...
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WBEN Newsroom
November 21, 2019 - 6:15 am
Update: Multiple reports indicate the victims of the murder were Larson's parents. CLARKSVILLE, N.Y. (WBEN) - New York State Police say they have arrested and charged a teenager with murder after finding bodies inside a Thursday morning house fire in Allegany County. William J. Larson Jr., 17, of...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
September 23, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Could New York State Police be the next police force to receive body cameras. According to Spectrum News , the union that represents state police doesn't oppose a push to require troopers to wear the body worn cameras. State Senator Patrick Gallivan said there's no question...
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Erie County Sheriff's Office vehicle next to a school bus. August 27, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
August 27, 2019 - 11:58 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - AAA of Western New York and area police agencies are reminding you to be careful on the roadways as the 2019-2020 school year approaches. AAA held its annual "School's Open-Drive Carefully" campaign in an effort to help reduce the number of school-related pedestrian injuries...
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August 18, 2019 - 3:39 pm
North Elba, NY (WBEN) New York State Police say that a Grand Island man was killed in a head-on collision near Lake Placid in the Essex County town of North Elba just after 9:00 Saturday morning. Authorities say that a car driven by 50-year-old, Kevin Maras of Grand Island was traveling eastbound...
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NYSP
August 02, 2019 - 9:11 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state officials say police will be cracking down on speeders over the next week. The Governor's Traffic Safety Committee says agencies around the state will conduct a crackdown on speeding through Wednesday. The Speed Awareness Week campaign includes high-profile...
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