The Free the People WNY County Working Group has put together a policy platform calling on the new Sheriff, County Executive Mark Poloncarz, the Erie County Legislature and District Attorney John Flynn to act on five policy demands to decarcerate Erie County and invest in our communities.
Buffalo updates police reform plan
By the account of friends and family, Frears was a physically healthy man of 27. How he ended up dead last week inside the Erie County Holding Center has Howard and other friends and family seeking answers.
NYS AG Letitia James has filed a lawsuit against the Erie County Sheriff and Erie County for failing to address sexual misconduct in the correctional facilities.
The Erie County Sheriff was grilled over misconduct involving sheriff’s deputies.
Sheriff Timothy Howard took questions for nearly two hours Thursday while appearing before the legislature’s public safety committee meeting.
PPG’s top 2021 Community Agenda plank advocates for removing police from mental health response. Help us reimagine what a non-police first responder program could look like in Erie County!
A police reform task force wants the Erie County Sheriff’s Office to become more diverse and transparent, while adding more citizen oversight.