Press Release: Amherst Police Department Will Hold Free “Youth Adventure Academy” for One Week in July, Grades 6-8

Amherst and UMass Police Youth Adventure Academy 2017 The Amherst and University of Massachusetts Police Departments have announced dates for this summer's Amherst and UMASS Police Youth Adventure Academy. The one-week program will be held Monday, July 24 to Friday July 28, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Students entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grades … Continue reading Press Release: Amherst Police Department Will Hold Free “Youth Adventure Academy” for One Week in July, Grades 6-8

Amherst Police Department Gets New Patrol Pup, Named “Marvin”

The Amherst Police Department is adding a little more bark to its law enforcement bite, with its second officer-and-dog team. Officer Matthew Frydryk has a new K9 partner named Marvin, Police Chief Scott P. Livingstone announced today. Marvin, a 16-month old male German Shepherd, will be a four-legged MacGruff-of-all trades, helping the department find lost … Continue reading Amherst Police Department Gets New Patrol Pup, Named “Marvin”