William McKeown, 19, of Framingham, is in Framingham Police custody on an outstanding warrant in connection with the University of Massachusetts Police Department’s investigation into Thursday’s assault at Pierpont Hall.
Parham touched on variety of campus safety points Friday, including that the University has recently checked all Blue Lights on campus, and its working to remind the community to “remain vigilant” of safety.
In selecting a new police chief over winter break, the University demonstrated a long withstanding procedure for the hiring of a high-profile position.
Eight witnesses testified Wednesday, providing further details on the 2013 night in question.
Student-sent email prompts discussion of how to handle crime alert within UMass Police.
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A woman told police that she was pushed to the ground by an unidentified male and was sexually assaulted by use of his hand early Friday morning.
Governors say that students are concerned they can’t always see the emergency stations from various areas on campus.
This semester’s Amazing Race, which was held Friday, attracted 35 team and more than 100 competitors.
Will Keve implores UMass to listen to student feedback and reject Joseph Riley for police chief.
Joseph R. Riley, Tyrone A. Parham and Thomas Y. Trawick, Jr. will participate in campus forums over the next two weeks.
The man showed .380-caliber handgun stored in the trunk of his car to two fellow employees at the end of a shift on Oct. 22.
Funding for the drug will come from the department’s own budget and is expected to cost approximately $2,000.
In light of Oregon shootings, students are asked if they feel safe at UMass.
Some students questioned the effectiveness of residential security systems and the ease of access to campus.
Campus officials explain how UMass would respond to the threat of an active shooter.
The report was released to students via email Thursday morning, and provided statistics on a variety of crimes and incidents, including reported rapes, domestic violence, burglaries, and others.
Jesse Carrillo, 27, was charged with involuntary manslaughter and distributing heroin on Monday afternoon.
The search for a new chief of police began after John Horvath, who took over as chief in October of 2012, resigned last May to become the head of the Rockport Police Department.