Detective Unit

1404 Main Street, Buffalo, New York 14209
Phone: (716) 855-7446

Unit Supervisor Captain Michael Garrity


The Detective Unit investigates all reported crime referred from Buffalo Niagara International airport, the Niagara Falls airport, Metro Bus and Rail system, the Boat Harbor and all other NFTA properties. Responsibilities include background investigations required by the FAA for airport employees, along with the execution of arrest warrants delegated to the Transit Police Department. There are presently eight detectives, four are assigned to the Metro Division, two are assigned to the Aviation Divison, one is assigned to the Drug Enforcement Administration, and one is assigned to the FBI Safe Streets Task Force.