Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Large gatherings lead to multiple alcohol-related arrests in the Amherst crime log

By Mitchell Scuzzarella

April 9, 2013

Filed under Crime, Local News, News

Due to the large number of off-campus gatherings, including one on Hobart Lane, which was said to be part of the “Hobart Hoedown,” there were a number of alcohol-related arrests in Amherst this weekend. According to the Amher...

Amherst crime log: Feb. 22-24

By Mitchell Scuzzarella

February 26, 2013

Filed under Crime, News

Though Detective David Foster of the Amherst Police Department described the past weekend as “relatively uneventful,” there were several crimes recorded, including multiple breaking and entering reports. Beginning e...

Town of Amherst Crime Log: October 22

By Chelsie Field

October 23, 2012

Filed under Local News, News

This weekend, officers from the Amherst Police Department handled 15 noise complaint calls, resulting in seven arrests or summons, as well as nine cases of liquor law violations, several accounts of minors in possession of alcohol,...

Crime Log: October 16

By Chelsie Field

October 16, 2012

Filed under Local News, News

This weekend, the town of Amherst saw six accident reports for motor vehicle accidents, about 20 arrests and 22 noise complaints. At 8:05 p.m. Friday, officers were called to a landlord-tenant dispute at 89 South East St. in...