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Tim Wenger
June 23, 2017 - 12:41 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - With summer upon us, the Erie County Sheriff's Marine Division is putting the spotlight on the dangers of drinking and boating. The EC Marine Unit will be participating in the national Operation Dry Water awarenedd and enforcement campaign, distributing information on the...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Officials are looking through over 1,000 missing persons cases for leads in identifying human remains found in upstate New York. Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard said Thursday they are assuming the remains are linked to a homicide. WGRZ-TV reports the body found in North Collins...
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Tom Puckett
June 08, 2017 - 4:27 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo man faces charges after Erie County Sheriff's Deputies executed search warrants at two of his properties. Sheriff Tim Howard says the first raid occurred at 675 LaSalle Street in the City of Buffalo where forty pounds of marijuana were seized. A second raid was...
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May 25, 2017 - 2:31 pm
(WBEN) Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard says protestors who jammed the lobby of his offices yesterday are misinformed about the true conditions at the Erie County Holding Center downtown and the County Jail in Alden. The group "Showing Up for Racial Justice in Buffalo" organized three protests...
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Richard Root
May 25, 2017 - 5:55 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The group "Showing Up for Racial Justice in Buffalo" organized three protests against Sheriff Tim Howard yesterday. When the day was done, nine of the group had been arrested. Protesters made it inside the Erie County Sheriff's Office yesterday and started chanting "black lives...
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Dave Debo
May 24, 2017 - 8:07 am
(WBEN) The bombing in Manchester raises the question of how safe we can be in a world of soft targets, and experts agree that nothing is foolproof, and not much can be done beyond staying alert and being aware of personal safety routines. "It would be totally inappropriate to say 'we're ready for...
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Tim Wenger
May 08, 2017 - 2:26 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A joint law enforcement effort led to a narcotics arrest in Buffalo and the seizure of an amount of heroin and a weapon following early morning raids in Buffalo and Evans. Erie County Sheriff TIm Howard says acting on search warrants signed by Erie County Court Judge Thomas...
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Dave Debo
May 08, 2017 - 8:55 am
(WBEN) The Erie County Ethics Board has ruled that there was no violation of their rules when Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard appeared in uniform at a Niagara Square rally April First and spoke in favor of the second amendment and President Donald Trump. In a filing with the board, Paul McQuillen,...
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Dave Debo
May 02, 2017 - 6:50 am
(WBEN) Bernie Tolbert, the former Special-Agent in Charge of the Buffalo office of the FBI will announce he is running for Erie County Sheriff Tuesday. Tolbert, a Democrat who ran for Mayor against Byron Brown in a party primary in 2010 and followed that up the following year with an unsuccessful...
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Mike Baggerman
April 28, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Erie County Legislature put a resolution into committee on Thursday which asked Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard to visit the committee to discuss his actions on April 1. Howard wore a police uniform at a political rally which drew criticism from local leaders. The...
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