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UMPD revives K-9 unit

October 23, 2019

Pepper spray incident deemed unacceptable

By Vickie Palmatier

April 26, 2012

Earlier this month, police officers at the University of California, Davis, released a 190-page report stating the incident involving police officers pepper spraying Occupy protestors on campus was preventable and should not have...

Weekend Crime Log

By Taylor C. Snow

April 18, 2012

Saturday, April 14 At around 10:45 p.m., Michael Gibbs, 25, of Springfield was arrested on a warrant charge. Two officers on duty at Soulfest in the Mullins Center recognized Gibbs as someone who had been issued a trespass...

Archbald to guide UMPD through transition phase

By Katie Landeck

March 27, 2012

Patrick Archbald, who previously served as the deputy chief of the University of Massachusetts Police Department, was selected in February to serve as the interim police chief after Chief Johnny Whitehead accepted a post at Rice Un...

UMPD officers file suit against department over audio surveillance

By Alyssa Creamer

February 23, 2012

As University of Massachusetts Police Chief Johnny Whitehead prepares to leave his position at the University by February’s end, a class action lawsuit has been filed against him, the University and the UMPD by officers within...