February 28, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

First quarter woes sink UMass men’s lacrosse in Grant Whiteway’s return -

Saturday, February 28, 2015

UMass hockey falls flat in regular season finale to UConn -

Saturday, February 28, 2015

UMass hockey stumbles offensively against UConn’s tough defensive corps -

Saturday, February 28, 2015

UMass seeks increased energy as it hosts Fordham -

Friday, February 27, 2015

Report: UMass continues search for new athletic director, DeFilippo not an option -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

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

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Students for Justice in Palestine, administration react to inflammatory posters -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass falls short, lacks energy in 82-71 loss to Saint Joseph’s -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Drake’s surprise mixtape yields few surprises -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Potential shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security offers chance for Republican legislature to learn from its mistakes -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Jose Gonzalez returns with graceful “Vestiges & Claws” -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Winless UMass faces Brown -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

SGA to host Women’s Leadership Symposium -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass women’s basketball finishes road schedule with matchup against Dayton -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Keystone XL pipeline sparks pollution awareness -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Dartmouth and Fordham to start stretch of key games for Minutewomen -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

DeAndre Bembry has career day in win over UMass -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Discussion on Palestine incorporates history as well as recent posters targeting SJP -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass set for season finale in Connecticut -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Imagine Dragons deliver nothing but “Smoke & Mirrors” on their second album. -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

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

(Zoe Mervine/Daily Collegian)

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

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

(Andy Castillo/Daily Collegian)

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

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

(Zoe Mervine/Daily Collegian)

Police responded to multiple calls involving minors over the weekend.

Police turn backs on New York City

(Shooting Brooklyn/Flickr)

Ian Hagerty discusses what the NYPD slowdown shows us about unnecessary arrests and the corruption in the police department.

Body cameras for cops are a no brainer after Ferguson

(Doug Kapustin/Baltimore Sun/MCT)

Johnny McCabe argues that on-body cameras for police provide an evidence-based solution to cases with contradictory witness testimony and subjectivity.

UMass police investigating reports of Peeping Tom in John Adams Hall

John Adams tower in Southwest Residential Area. (Jessica Chaiken/Daily Collegian)

Police have received four reports of a white, college-aged male looking at female residents while they have been showering, according to a crime alert Saturday night.

No walking at night: Hannah Graham’s death shows danger all women face on campus

(Alex Proimos/Flickr)

UVA student Hannah Graham, recently found murdered, epitomizes the dangers faced by women on college campuses. Sarah Gamard asks if she will have to spend the rest of her life clutching a bottle of mace.

Racist vandalism prompts emergency meeting to discuss race relations and diversity

(Courtesy of Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian)

Students and faculty speak about weekend incident that occurred in an on-campus residential hall.

Multiple parties at fault in UMass student’s death

(Collegian file photo)

While the community has been quick to place blame, Steven Gillard argues that everyone is at fault and ending the confidential informant program won’t stop Logan’s real killer, heroin.

UMass chancellor suspends use of student confidential informants

(Collegian file photo)

The program will be put on hold until a full review of the University’s confidential informant policy can be completed, according to an email sent out to the campus community Tuesday.

College-aged male reportedly bites student, threatens others outside Fine Arts Center

(Stephen Treat/Daily Collegian)

The incident occurred early Sunday morning, according to a crime alert sent out to the campus community by the UMass Police Department.

More than 500 students gather at Townehouse Apartments over weekend

(Collegian File Photo)

Amherst Police Log: Friday, Sept. 19 to Monday, Sept. 23, 2014.

Suspicious ice cream truck raises alarm at Village Park Offices

(Shaina Mishkin/Collegian File Photo)

Police Log: Friday, Sept. 12- Sunday, Sept. 14.

Weekend filled with alcohol-related violations

(By Shaina Mishkin/Daily Collegian)

Amherst Police Log: Friday, Sept. 5 to Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014.

#BlackLivesMatter: The irony behind ‘Black-on-Black’ crime

Activists gather in front of the White House to deliver nearly 900,000 signatures calling on the Department of Justice to fully investigate, prosecute, and fire all police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., on Wednesday, Aug. 28 2014, in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

Josh Odam breaks down the problems that lie behind the phrase “Black-on-Black crime,” which has been in discussions regarding Ferguson.

Police Log: Friday, April 25 – Monday, April 28, 2014

(Stephen Treat/Daily Collegian)

Male punches out window of High Horse LLC before leaving.

Liquor law violations and automobile issues problems this weekend

Police Log: Friday April 4, 2014- Sunday April 6, 2014

Amherst Police occupied with animals this weekend

Police Log Friday March 21- Sunday March 23, 2014

Police keep up with vehicle stops and vandalism over weekend

Shaina Mishkin/Daily Collegian

This week’s Amherst police log was highlighted by vehicle stops and acts of vandalism over a quiet weekend.

UMass sees a decrease in off-campus incidents and repeat offenders

James Jesson/Daily Collegian

An updated report on off-campus student discipline violations shows a decline of 41 total incidents since fall 2012.