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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 14, 2019 - 3:26 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Body cameras were the subject of Thursday's Public Safety Committee meeting in the Erie County Legislature. Members of the Erie County Sheriff's Office, including Sheriff Tim Howard, were pressed about why the department hasn't implemented body cameras despite mounting...
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Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard. February 7, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 08, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Count Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard among those who have major reservations about the legalization of marijuana. Howard joined Livingston County Sheriff Tom Dougherty on Thursday to discuss marijuana's legalization. "The legislation is moving way too fast," Howard said. "...
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Brendan Keany
December 13, 2018 - 5:03 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - The Public Safety Committee, comprised of legislators from the Erie County Legislature, held a discussion this afternoon on the topic of body-cams. The legislature invited County Sheriff Tim Howard to attend and to offer his thoughts on an issue that has been...
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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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January 30, 2018 - 4:15 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw and Sheriff Tim Howard are warning families to be on the alert for a scam using their grandchildren to target them. Mychajliw says the grandparents of an employee of the Office of Erie County Comptroller were called by scam artists and...
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Tom Puckett
November 08, 2017 - 3:35 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Bernie Tolbert says he's called Sheriff Tim Howard to congratulate him in the race for Erie County Sheriff, but he has stopped short of conceding the race. "I placed a call to Sheriff Howard earlier this morning to congratulate him on his apparent win and also to tell him that,...
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Mike Baggerman
November 08, 2017 - 2:05 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Erie County Sheriff's race came down to the wire on Tuesday's election night. With all but two Erie County districts reporting on Tuesday night, Sheriff Tim Howard received 106,578 votes while Bernie Tolbert garnered 102,728 votes. Percentage-wise, that's a two point...
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Howard V Tolbert
Richard Root
November 07, 2017 - 6:30 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - One of the three big county races this year is for Erie County Sheriff. Incumbent Republican Tim Howard is looking for a record fourth term this year, but he's being challenged by Democrat Bernie Tolbert. Bernie Tolbert has attacked Tim Howard on several fronts, including...
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November 07, 2017 - 12:15 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — It's Election Day and New York voters will decide whether to hold the state's first constitutional convention in 50 years. Turnout for the off-year election is expected to be slight. Tuesday's ballot will ask voters whether they want to call a constitutional convention,...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
September 19, 2017 - 4:15 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Erie County Jail Management Division received recognition from the New York State Sheriff's Association as an accredited jail agency on Tuesday afternoon. "Only half of the state's 62 counties have been able to achieve accreditation," Peter R. Kehoe, Executive Director of...
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