March 29, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

UMass men’s lacrosse’s win streak snapped in battle with No. 18 Towson -

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Closing arguments presented, jury deliberations begin Friday in first of four 2012 gang rape trials -

Friday, March 27, 2015

UMass library opens groundbreaking 3D printing lab -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Defendant in 2012 gang rape case says accuser consented to sex -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

For the love of the craft: UMass Juggling Club -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass lacrosse looks for fourth straight victory versus Towson -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

The dark, twisty special on Robert Durst proves that, yet again, humanity’s biggest “Jinx” is hubris -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Law and order, UMass style -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Hillel fails to represent all Jewish students -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass women’s lacrosse aims another perfect conference record against Duquesne -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass heads home to take on Albany -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Coming off weekend victory, UMass softball prepares for series against St. Josephs -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

‘The Last Man on Earth?’ more like, ‘The Worst Show on Earth’ -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

A new face for money -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass hopes to carry momentum into weekend series against VCU -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass Theatre Guild to present “Seussical” this weekend -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

UMass eyes the future of its athletics with the hiring of Athletic Director Ryan Bamford -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Derrick Gordon to transfer from UMass in search of more prominent role -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Local author and activist Don Ogden writes to make environmental change -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Chiarelli: Football the center of attention Tuesday at Bamford’s hiring -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Police Log: Friday, Feb. 27 to Sunday, March 1, 2015

(Zoe Mervine/Daily Collegian)

Taxi driver allegedly assaults passenger, flees scene over weekend.

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.