Amherst Police Log: Nov. 27-29

Amherst Police Department. (Robert Rigo/ Daily Collegian)

APD responded to a call at Stackers Pub of a woman refusing to leave and spitting on the floor just before 6 p.m., but she left before police arrived.

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Amherst Police Log: Nov. 20-22

Amherst Police Department. (Robert Rigo/ Daily Collegian)

Two men were arrested early Sunday morning after refusing to leave a party on College Street and attempting to fight both males and females.

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Amherst Police Log: Nov. 13-15

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Two men face charges for reportedly causing property damage at Monkey Bar after bouncers denied them entry Saturday morning.

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Final trial in connection with 2012 UMass gang rape delayed

Jimmy Emerson/Daily Collegian

A status hearing is scheduled for Wednesday, November 18, at 9 a.m. in Hampshire Superior Court.

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Trial for last defendant in 2012 UMass gang rape set to begin next week

Jimmy Emerson/Daily Collegian

Caleb Womack, 20, of Windsor Locks, Connecticut, faces three counts of aggravated rape for his alleged involvement in raping a former UMass student in her Pierpont Hall dorm room.

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Police investigate off-campus armed robbery

Collegian File Photo

The alleged armed robbery took place Friday night in the area of Brandywine Apartments.

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UMass dining services employee fired, issued no trespass order after bringing gun on campus

(Collegian File Photo)

The man showed .380-caliber handgun stored in the trunk of his car to two fellow employees at the end of a shift on Oct. 22.

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UMass linebacker Da’Sean Downey pleads not guilty to assault charges

James Jesson/Daily Collegian

The sophomore is due back in court Dec. 8 for a pretrial hearing regarding charges stemming from an altercation at a February house party.

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UMass students reflect on campus safety after recent college shootings

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

Some students questioned the effectiveness of residential security systems and the ease of access to campus.

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Woman files lawsuits against UMass, four men linked to 2012 rape

Pierpont Residence Hall 
(Jessica Chaiken/Daily Collegian)

A woman raped on campus in 2012 has accused the University of violating her Title IX rights, citing negligence on behalf of the school and two of its employees.

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Zachary Simeone placed under house arrest after allegedly threatening ex-girlfriend, UMass campus

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

The Dalton man made threats to his ex-girlfriend and the UMass campus hours after the campus shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon.

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UMPD reportedly requests assistance from DA concerning reported rape

Collegian File Photo

Interim chief of police Patrick Archbald told the Gazette that the suspect in the Sept. 19 incident has been identified but not charged.

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Adam Liccardi sentenced to eight to 12 years in connection with 2012 UMass gang rape

(Collegian File Photo)

Liccardi, 21, was found guilty of two counts of aggravated rape and one additional count of rape by a jury in September.

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Former UMass student subject of viral arrest (video)

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Luke Vincent Gatti, now a student at UConn, was arrested Sunday night after becoming abusive to Union Street Market employees, who refused to serve an intoxicated Gatti macaroni and cheese.

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Former UMass student charged in connection with 2013 overdose death

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Jesse Carrillo, 27, was charged with involuntary manslaughter and distributing heroin on Monday afternoon.

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Phone stolen near Washington Hall Saturday

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

The alleged thief ran from UMass campus after taking student’s cell phone.

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Heroin addiction believed to be the motive behind summer burglaries in Amherst

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Police are hopeful that discussing the issue of drug abuse acts as a first step in finding a solution.

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End of confidential informant program has little impact on UMPD, UHS nearly a year later

UMass Police Department
Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

The UMass Police Department reported no change in its arrest rate after controversial program’s suspension.

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Justin King sentenced to eight to 12 years in prison

Hampshire County Courthouse
(Collegian File Photo)

King, the second defendant in the 2012 gang rape, was found guilty of three counts of aggravated rape last week.

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Jury selection begins Monday in second gang rape trial

Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy at an October 2012 press conference about the alleged gang rape. (Collegian File Photo)

Justin King, 21, of Pittsfield, is charged with three counts of aggravated rape against a former UMass student.

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