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2014 News Archive

BPD Arrest 7 in Recent Gun Incidents
Dec-29-2014 — Buffalo police say 4 people have been arrested in connection with a gun incident this weekend in the Central Park neighborhood. The incident occurred in the Jewitt Avenue-Hill Street area on Saturday night.
BPD Arrest Two in West Side Homicide
Nov-17-2014 — Buffalo Homicide Squad detectives have charged two suspects in connection with the murder of Rafael Martinez, 57, who's body was found on Arnold Street, near Grant Street early Wednesday morning of November 12th.
Update: Suspect Charged in May Street Double Homicide
Nov-16-2014 — A man recently living in Del City Oklahoma was returned to Buffalo, charged in an Erie County Grand Jury indictment warrant, with several murder counts, as well as one count of attempted murder and possession of a loaded firearm.
BPD Clear Driver in White Lexus Case
Oct-22-2014 — After a thorough investigation by detectives, that included the Erie Crime Analysis Center, Video Surveillance Center, District officers, and detectives from the Sex Offense Section and the Intelligence Unit, Buffalo police have cleared the driver of the white Lexus of any wrongdoing in the reported incidents.
Police Investigate Couple Attempting to Lure Teenagers into Lexus
Oct-08-2014 — Buffalo police are investigating two more incidents in connection with a couple in a Lexus trying to lure teenagers into the vehicle. Both occurred last night on the city's East side.
City Announces New Prescription Drug Drop-off Program
BPD Seek Hit ‘n Run Driver on Bailey Avenue
BPD Swears In 19 New Recruits
Gun BuyBack Program 2014
Jul-18-2014 — This year's Gun BuyBack event was the second highest total with 840 guns turned in.
BPD Make Arrest in Allen Street Sexual Assault
Jul-09-2014 — Buffalo police have arrested a suspect in a sexual assault that took place in the vicinity of Elmwood Avenue and Allen Street in the early morning of July 5th.
Justic Assistance Grant (JAG) Public Notice - Fiscal Year 2014
Jun-02-2014 — City of Buffalo is participating in the Edward Byrne Memorial 2014 Justice Assistance Grant (JAG).
BPD Looking for Smash and Grab Suspect
Apr-17-2014 — BPD Looking for Smash and Grab Suspect
Badge of Honor Society Honors Officer Parete
Apr-04-2014 — Badge of Honor Society Honors Officer Parete
Suspicious Male Approaches Students near St. Mark’s School
Apr-04-2014 — Buffalo police are investigating an incident of a suspicious male who followed two students as they were making their way to St. Mark’s School this morning.
Apr-02-2014 — Buffalo police are investigating a report of a suspicious male who approached a young girl Monday afternoon.
BPD Bike Auction
Mar-21-2014 — The Buffalo Police Department is planning a bicycle auction featuring over two hundred bicycles on Saturday, March 29, 2014.
Mayor Brown announces BPD are now equipped to carry Narcan
Operation Reveal
BPD Alert Public of New Phone Scam
Jan-31-2014 — Buffalo police are alerting the public in connection with a phone scam in the Buffalo and Western New York area.
Buffalo Police Welcome Over 30 New Recruits
Jan-17-2014 — Buffalo Police Welcome Over 30 New Recruits
BPD Seek Hit and Run Vehicle Following DWI Arrest.
Jan-15-2014 — Buffalo police have arrested an individual in connection with a DWI incident that occurred late Tuesday night.