Police Log: Friday, April 17 to Monday, April 20, 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…
Screaming woman in Colonial Village prompts police response twice over weekend.
Taxi driver allegedly assaults passenger, flees scene over weekend.
Police respond to reports of horses running around Mission Cantina over the weekend.
Police initiative sets out to prevent underage drinking and address the rising protective custodies incidents.
Police responded to multiple calls involving minors over the weekend.
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.
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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.