Ian Hagerty discusses what the NYPD slowdown shows us about unnecessary arrests and the corruption in the police department.
Johnny McCabe argues that on-body cameras for police provide an evidence-based solution to cases with contradictory witness testimony and subjectivity.
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.
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.
Students and faculty speak about weekend incident that occurred in an on-campus residential hall.
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.
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.
The incident occurred early Sunday morning, according to a crime alert sent out to the campus community by the UMass Police Department.
Amherst Police Log: Friday, Sept. 19 to Monday, Sept. 23, 2014.
Police Log: Friday, Sept. 12- Sunday, Sept. 14.
Amherst Police Log: Friday, Sept. 5 to Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014.
Josh Odam breaks down the problems that lie behind the phrase “Black-on-Black crime,” which has been in discussions regarding Ferguson.
Male punches out window of High Horse LLC before leaving.
Police Log: Friday April 4, 2014- Sunday April 6, 2014
Police Log Friday March 21- Sunday March 23, 2014
This week’s Amherst police log was highlighted by vehicle stops and acts of vandalism over a quiet weekend.
An updated report on off-campus student discipline violations shows a decline of 41 total incidents since fall 2012.
A female UMass student was robbed early Sunday morning while walking alone
The Business Protection Specialists came up with a review of residence hall security at UMass on Wednesday.
Amherst Police Department Weekend Log, Nov. 29 to Dec. 1
Amherst Police Department Weekend Log Nov. 22 to Nov. 24
Amherst Police Department Weekend Log, Nov. 15-17
A University of Massachusetts student was stabbed by a fellow party Saturday morning. APD said injuries aren’t life threatening.
Amherst Police Dept. weekend log, Nov. 1 to Nov. 4
After a September assault outside of the Campus Center, Patrick Durocher faces charges of attacking a female UMass student
Amherst Police Department Log: Friday Sept. 27 to Monday, Sept. 30
Robberies increase over weekend.
Townehouse revelry the highlight of an otherwise ordinary weekend
UMass sophomore forward Cady Lalanne was arrested Saturday night at the Student Union on charges of assault and battery of a police officer, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.
The noise complaint calls diminished and motor vehicle violations increased for the Amherst Police Department this weekend.
From the outside ‘Killing Them Softly’ looks like any other gangster film, but director Andrew Dominik attempted to take a different approach.
Detective David Foster of the Amherst police department expected the handful of break-ins which occurred over the Thanksgiving holiday, saying “it happens every year.”
The Amherst Police Department continues to encourage citizens to take the necessary steps to protect their homes and belongings in the wake of a string of break-ins over winter break.
Adapted from the comic book of the same title, “Kick-Ass” is the story of a young man who, fed up with the indifference and apathy that the citizens of his city show towards the crime that runs rampant, decides to create a costumed alter-ego and bring some vigilante justice to the streets of New York. There is one problem, however: the newly-minted super hero Kick-Ass has no powers. He has no radioactive blood, no training, no special equipment and no clue about the realities of the criminal underworld.
The Amherst Police Department announced Wednesday that an early morning crash at the intersection of Grantwood Dr. and East Pleasant St. had resulted in the second OUI arrest for a 26-year-old Holyoke woman, among other charges.
According to the Daily Hampshire Gazette, four members of the Massachusetts football team were arrested Thursday night for possession a Class B substance (cocaine).
The total manageability of mp3s has made them the new gods of music transfer and storage. Together, with the iPod and similar devices, the average person can now carry an entire music library in his back pocket. At home, I have over 26GB of mp3s. I used to have nearly one thousand CDs, but storing and managing them became a major frustration. I do not engage in file sharing as a general rule, not because I believe it’s wrong, but mainly for the security and integrity of my PC, which also houses tons of other valuable info. Most of the…