Amherst woman dies Tuesday after vehicle incident.
One victim suffered lacerations to the arm from a hatchet.
UMass student at party calls the pepper spray usage “excessive force.”
Another woman fabricates story of assault
Amherst experiences a relatively quiet weekend as students departed for spring break.
Gatherings in the Townehouses and Amherst bars remain calm as Amherst calls in hundreds of Police Officers from other communities.
Amherst College student arrested for alleged use of counterfeit bills, while a man’s laundry was ruined after unknown vandal put feces in a washing machine.
A man was arrested after punching a female Amherst Police Officer in the face, and a woman called police after being hit in the face with a dead squirrel.
Senior wide receiver Jalen Williams was arrested for Breaking and Entering and larceny under $250.
The grant is part of statewide and national efforts to better equip police to handle a variety of situations.
The video systems will allow officials to monitor activity in real time and assist in furthering criminal investigations.
Steven Gillard outlines why the “Cops in Shops” program will produce little results in curbing underage drinking and reducing protective custody cases.
Anthony Maddaleni believes that the response of the University and town police to the Davis Report shows that they are complicit in the escalating violence used against students.
Police Log: Friday, Sept. 12- Sunday, Sept. 14.
The body is believed to be that of Marissa Jackson, 26, of Amherst, who was reported missing since Friday night.
Police Log Friday March 28- Monday March 31, 2014
The Collegian’s view: A small group of violent students are culpable for the events of Blarney Blowout, but police violence and administrative inaction contributed to the ‘Sad and Difficult Day.’
The annual unsanctioned pre-St. Patrick’s Day party led to a number of off-campus incidents and 52 arrests by the Amherst Police alone, with an additional 28 summonses.
Amherst Police Department Weekend Log, Feb. 14, 2014 to Feb. 17, 2014