Mark Wipperman

Ashley Hirtzel / WBFO News

The Erie County Sheriff's Department has announced the pending retirement of Undersheriff Mark Wipperman.

WBFO's Eileen Buckley

The Erie County Sheriff’s Department proposed a plan to the County Legislature to consolidate the area’s jails at a meeting on Tuesday. However, it could be years until it comes to fruition.

Clarence residents warned of phone scam

Dec 16, 2014

Erie County sheriff deputies have issued a special alert to Clarence residents about a phone scam. 


Concord standoff subject identified, charged with attempted murder

Mar 17, 2014
Erie County Sheriff's Department

A standoff described as an 'active shooting' in the Town of Concord ended Monday morning after a gunman fired shots at authorities responding to a domestic call on home Brown Hill Road Road Sunday night.