(WNY News Now) – The Buffalo Police Department is closely monitoring statements from Hamas and social media posts alluding to potential nationwide protests involving the Jewish community. However, there are currently no known threats to Buffalo and Western New York.
Buffalo – The Buffalo Police Department remains vigilant after being made aware of statements attributed to Hamas and social media discussions hinting at large-scale protests related to the Jewish community, potentially occurring across the country.
As of now, there are no specific threats or indications of imminent danger in Buffalo or the wider Western New York area. However, in an abundance of caution, local law enforcement is actively collaborating with state and federal agencies to implement additional security measures near places of worship and other sensitive locations.
The police are urging the public to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities promptly by dialing 911. This collaborative effort aims to ensure the safety and security of the community in the face of potential risks.
Buffalo authorities are taking these reports seriously and are actively working to maintain peace and protect all communities within their jurisdiction.