VIDEO: Divest UMass protestor speaks on arrest and solidarity

Divest protester and UMass sophomore Maddy McLaughlin details the arrest process during the sit-ins.

STORIFY: Divest UMass holds 4-day sit-in protest

After thirty-four arrests and three days of protesting, Divest UMass continues to fight for fossil fuel divestment.

19 more students arrested following sit-in at Whitmore

Wednesday’s arrests make for a total of 34 when added to the 15 students arrested Tuesday following a sit-in protest at Whitmore Administration Building.

Police deliver multiple liquor law violations during weekend of “extra enforcement.”

A weekend of “extra enforcement” delivers multiple liquor law violations.

Amherst Police Log: March 4-6

Multiple men arrested or received court summonses for alcohol related offenses throughout Saturday.

Amherst Police Log: Jan. 29-31

Police cleared more than 400 people out of Monkey Bar Friday night, and a group of five college aged males threw a rock through the window of the Kappa Sigma fraternity early Sunday morning.

The ‘integrity of the shield’

The NFL must work to prevent violence by athletes.

UMass football’s Jalen Williams arrested Sunday morning, suspended from team

Senior wide receiver Jalen Williams was arrested for Breaking and Entering and larceny under $250.

Large gatherings lead to multiple alcohol-related arrests in the Amherst crime log

Off-campus partying this weekend led to the arrest of multiple individuals in the Amherst area despite prior preparations made by Amherst police.

Multiple motor vehicle accidents reported in crime log

There were multiple motor vehicle accidents and a number of arrests made this weekend in Amherst.

Crime Log: October 16

This weekend, the town of Amherst saw 6 accident reports for motor vehicle accidents, about 20 arrests and 22 noise complaints.

Parties causes disturbances in Amherst

As University of Massachusetts students took to the streets for the first full weekend of the semester, several parties got out of control and had to be broken up by the Amherst police department.

Study finds increased number of under-23 arrests

A recent study found that 30.2 percent of people under the age of 23 have been arrested for a crime other than a minor traffic violation.

Police dish out party fines to students

Over the weekend, the Amherst Police Department doled up $4,800 in fines to young people for violations of the town’s noise and nuisance house bylaws. APD also dealt with a number of downtown fights.

Use and abuse do not need a noose

Local attitudes about marijuana could foreshadow policy reform.