Buffalo Police Department

Tom Puckett
April 17, 2018 - 1:19 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police are investigating a stabbing that killed an elderly man. Police say say a 75 year old male was found stabbed inside an apartment building just before 12:30am in the 400 block of Best Street. Investigators say he was declared deceased at the scene. Police say the...
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Tom Puckett
April 10, 2018 - 3:49 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police have arrested a man in connection with last week's police pursuit that claimed the life of his passenger. Police say 28 year old Kevin Walker is charged with manslaughter recklessly causing death, unlawful fleeing of a police officer and criminally negligent...
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Tom Puckett
April 03, 2018 - 1:45 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police asking for your help in a morning shooting. This one happening around 640am in the 100 block of Colfax on the city's East Side. One male was struck by gunfire and is now at ECMC in critical condition.. Anyone with information is asked to call or text the...
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April 02, 2018 - 5:34 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A vehicle struck City Honors High School on North Street Easter Sunday afternoon. The incident happened just before 12:30pm. Buffalo police say a sport utility vehicle struck the south side of the building causing significant damage and the driver fled the scene on foot...
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Tom Puckett
February 05, 2018 - 2:25 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo police are investigating an officer involved accident. The incident happened just after 10:30am on the 33 westbound near the 198 exit. Police say two patrol vehicles were on scene assisting with traffic in connection with an earlier accident call, when another vehicle...
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Tom Puckett
February 05, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Last week, the state attorney general's office recommended the Buffalo Police Department seek state accreditation. This after two officers would not be charged in the shooting death of Jose Hernandez-Rossy. This issue has been brought up numerous times says Councilmember David...
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Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown (podium) with Retired BPD Commissioner Daniel Derend (left) and interim Commissioner Byron Lockwood (right) a from May 2017 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 17, 2018 - 1:04 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Following the surprise overnight announcement that Buffalo Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda had retired , Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown denied influencing Derenda's decision. "I had no plans to ask him to step aside," the mayor told reporters on Wednesday. "He has served the...
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Tom Puckett
January 02, 2018 - 11:26 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police have closed the Skyway for visibility issues. Snow squalls and high winds have been forecast for today, and a winter weather advisory is in effect. READ MORE HERE CHECK SCHOOL CLOSINGS HERE From the National Weather Service: ...A SNOW SQUALL WILL AFFECT...
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Tom Puckett
November 28, 2017 - 4:47 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo police are investigating a possible attempted abduction. The incident occurred Monday morning at approximately 6:45am near Massachusetts Avenue and Columbus Parkway. Central District officers say a 13 year old female was waiting at a bus stop when a black 4 door vehicle...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
November 11, 2017 - 11:34 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Standing on the steps of Buffalo City Hall on a frigid Saturday morning, Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown and Buffalo Police Lieutenant Daniel Rinaldo announced the arrest and arraignment of a 30-year old man in connection with a fatal shooting on Allen Street in Buffalo November...
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