Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Long weekend brings multiple arrests, liquor law violations

By Marleigh Felsenstein

February 19, 2014

Filed under Campus News, Crime, Local News, News, Scrolling Headlines

Friday, Feb. 14 10:17 a.m.: A male reportedly called from the Amherst Motel 20 on Northampton Road and asked for an ambulance. The police were assisting the Amherst Fire Department. The male would not talk or answer any qu...

Violence interrupts otherwise typical weekend

By Mary Reines

November 19, 2013

Filed under Crime, Local News, News

Friday, Nov. 15 3:29 p.m. A caller reported a medium-sized white dog in his back yard at 109 Fearing St. The caller was concerned that the dog looked neglected. The dog didn’t have a collar on and walked behind the blue house next to his. ...

Slow weekend for Amherst Police

By Mary Reines

October 29, 2013

Filed under Local News, News

Friday, Oct. 25 3:01 p.m. A check was reported stolen from a car parked by 298 Belchertown Rd. Saturday, Oct. 26 1:07 a.m. Paris J. Amado, 23, was arrested on charges of speeding and failing to stop for police. He was discovered driving between 60 and 70 mph from the intersection o...

Patriots Day weekend leads to 15 arrests

By Mitchell Scuzzarella

April 17, 2013

Filed under Crime, Local News, News

The Amherst Police Department reported 15 arrests during the course of the Patriots Day weekend, 14 of which were alcohol related. The weekend’s first arrest occurred only 40 minutes past midnight on Saturday at Monkey Bar....