Press Releases & Publications

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04/20/15 2:15 PM: Sheriff James R. Voutour is releasing the name of the deputy involved in the Wheatfield shooting incident on Friday, April 17th. Deputy Sheriff Joe Tortorella, 43, was the deputy involved. Deputy Tortorella is a ten year veteran of the Sheriff’s Office who has been exclusively assigned to the Wheatf
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
 
04/18/15 11:17 AM: The victims of the shooting are identified as Duane A Bores, age 58 and Cynthia A Bores, age 55 of the above address. The victims reported to 911 dispatchers that they had been shot by their son, Duane A Bores, Jr., age 25 inside the resident. Both victims sustained gunshot wounds about their necks
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
 
04/17/15 6:51 PM: Sheriff James Voutour will hold a press conference at 7:30 PM this evening to update the media regarding today’s shooting incident.
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
 
04/17/15 2:31 PM: Sheriff James Voutour will hold a press conference at 3:30 PM related to today’s shooting incident. The
Affects: Niagara County (Click for More)
 

Recent EAS Messages / Alerts

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04/21/15 1:21 PM: Delays are back to Cadman Plaza.
Affects: Kings County (Click for More)
 
04/21/15 10:35 AM: The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a* Flood Warning forThe West Canada Creek At Hinckley.* From this afternoon until further notice.* At 6 AM Tuesday the stage was...1226 feet.* Flood stage is 1227 feet.* Minor flooding is forecast.* Forecast...The river is forecast to rise above floo
Affects: Herkimer, Oneida Counties (Click for More)
 
04/21/15 10:29 AM: The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a* Flood Warning forThe Schoharie Creek At Gilboa Dam.* From this morning until Wednesday evening.* At 9 AM Tuesday the stage was...1131 feet.* Temporary Flood stage is 1130.5 feet.* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.* Foreca
Affects: Schoharie County (Click for More)
 
04/21/15 4:38 AM: ...Wind Advisory In Effect From 11 AM This Morning To 8 PM Edtthis Evening...The National Weather Service In Buffalo Has Issued A Windadvisory...Which Is In Effect From 11 AM This Morning To 8 PM Edtthis Evening.* Locations...Niagara...Northern Erie...Genesee...Orleans...Andmonroe Counties.* Timing.
Affects: Multiple Counties (Click for More)