Scrolling Headlines:

UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

UMPD investigating burglary in Washington Hall

A victim’s wallet was stolen early Friday morning by an unidentified suspect.

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Friday’s Stand Against Racism events aim to ‘create positive change’

The day will include a march around campus, talks and workshops.

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Police respond to large pig complaint over weekend

Police Log: Friday, April 17 to Monday, April 20, 2015

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Three remaining UMass gang rape trials not until at least June

Masslive.com reported Wednesday that Justin King, Adam Liccardi and Caleb Womack, who are each charged with three counts of aggravated rape, will not be tried until June at the earliest.

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Police Log: Friday, April 3 to Sunday, April 5, 2015

Friday, April 3 9:10 p.m.: Police responded to a 911 call about a suspicious person ringing the doorbell at a home on Hulst Road. The caller reported looking into the yard and seeing a man standing there. The caller turned on the outside lights and saw new footprints that belonged to an adult and child. A police dog was dispatched to track a scent. The dog lost the scent and eventually became distracted by two people walking a dog. 10:06 p.m.: Police responded to a report of vandalism at the Townehouse Apartments. An individual reported his vehicle had been damaged…

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Emmanuel T. Bile Jr. sentenced Wednesday morning for involvement in 2012 gang rape

Hampshire Superior Court Judge Jeffrey C. Kinder sentenced Bile to eight to 10 years in state prison, followed by five years of probation Wednesday morning. A jury found Bile guilty of two counts of aggravated rape Monday afternoon.

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Police Log: Friday, March 27 to Sunday, March 29, 2015

Screaming woman in Colonial Village prompts police response twice over weekend.

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Closing arguments presented, jury deliberations begin Friday in first of four 2012 gang rape trials

Judge instructs jury to also consider a lesser charge of rape in its deliberations. Bile has been charged with three counts of aggravated rape.

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Defendant in 2012 gang rape case says accuser consented to sex

Emmanuel T. Bile Jr., 21, of Pittsfield, is the first of four men to be tried for allegedly taking part in a 2012 gang rape in Pierpont Hall in the Southwest Residential Area at the University of Massachusetts.

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UMPD chief reportedly offered job with Rockport

John Horvath has been the chief of police at UMass since 2012.

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Police Log: Friday, Feb. 27 to Sunday, March 1, 2015

Taxi driver allegedly assaults passenger, flees scene over weekend.

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UPDATE: Police to charge UMass football player with two counts of aggravated assault and battery

The player was identified as the suspect in a fight early Sunday morning which left one male unconscious and requiring surgery. He will not be identified until arrested.

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Police Log: Friday, Feb. 20 to Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015

Police respond to reports of horses running around Mission Cantina over the weekend.

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Plainclothes officers to pose in liquor stores as part of ‘Cops in Shops’ program

Police initiative sets out to prevent underage drinking and address the rising protective custodies incidents.

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Police Log: Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 to Monday, Jan. 26, 2015

Police responded to multiple calls involving minors over the weekend.

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UMass hockey player Emerson Auvenshine arrested for alleged break-in

Emerson Auvenshine, 24, was arrested Saturday for allegedly breaking into his ex-girlfriend’s apartment.

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Local man issued warning for grilling his tinfoil-wrapped clothes in apparent ritual

Police Log: Friday, Nov. 28 to Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014.

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No indictment for Ferguson cop

Grand jury dismisses charges against Officer Wilson.

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Police Log: Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 to Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014

Friday, Nov. 21 10:45 p.m.: A concerned neighbor at 310 West St. suspected that a group of 100 people passing through the neighborhood en route to a party knocked over multiple trashcans and tipped over a neighbor’s mailbox. Police restored the cans to their respective residences and repositioned the mailbox. No arrests were made. 11:50 p.m.: Police arrested Alexander Elkins, 20, of Worcester, and Connor Bertram, 20, of Amherst, for unlawful noise and residing in a nuisance house at 297 West St. The two males did not cooperate with police when they were ordered to clear out their party of…

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Several reports of suspicious vehicles over the weekend

Police Log: Friday, Nov. 14 to Monday, Nov. 17, 2014.

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