General Information

Name Elnur S. Karadzhaev
OpenOversight ID 84149
Unique Internal Identifier None
Department Buffalo Police Department
Race White
Gender Male
Birth Year (Age) None (None)
First Employment Date 2017-01-20

Assignment History

Job Title Badge No. Unit Start Date End Date
Police Officer P3693 B District 2017-12-18
Police Officer Academy 2017-01-20 2017-12-18


Annual Salary Overtime Total Pay Year
$89,696.00 FY 2020


Incident 36

Date Sep 12, 2018
Time 3:14 AM
Department Buffalo Police Department
Officers Elnur S. Karadzhaev

CW: In response to a 911 call of a man with a gun at about 3:05 a.m, Buffalo Police officer Elmur Karadzhayev shot and killed Rafael “Pito” Rivera as he was running away. Karadzhayev was placed on administrative leave. Erie County District Attorney John Flynn announced that there would be no charges filed against Karadzhayev after a nearly three-month investigation. The family of Pito filed a civil lawsuit. The City of Buffalo, the Buffalo Police Department, Officer Karadzhayev, and an unknown officer were all named as defendants in the lawsuit.

Address Plymouth Ave
Buffalo, NY