UMass Reopening Plan Revised

Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy has announced that worsening national conditions of the COVID-19 pandemic have prompted the university to make a major reduction in the size of the campus population for the fall semester. For more information and FAQs, go to umass.edu/reopening.

Crime Alert - Assault and Battery

Date Occurred: 
February 2, 2017 approximately 2:00 AM
Crime Alert Number: 
02-17-2298

On Feburary 2, 2017 at 7:40pm UMPD was notified that a female UMass student was assaulted at approximately 2:00am that same day in Lot #22 by an unknown person. The assault consisted of a person approaching the female from behind and punching her on the side of the head, knocking her to the ground. The victim was unable to obtain any description of the person who assaulted her. The investigation is continuing, including a review of all camera footage in the area. Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact UMPD Officer Chris Stechmann at (413) 545-2121. Anonymous information can be left at (413) 577-TIPS (8477) or by using the UMPD anonymous witness form at https://www.umass.edu/umpd/anonymous-witness-form.

Personal safety tips can be found on the UMPD website at: http://www.umass.edu/umpd/safety-guidelines

CA - 02-17-2298

Posted: Feb 3, 2017, 1:02 pm
Last Updated: Feb 3, 2017, 2:47 pm

CONTACT

UMPD
585 East Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-9600

umpd@admin.umass.edu
413-545-2121 non-emergency
413-545-3111 emergency or 911
413-545-3113 fax

Tips

Call 413-577-TIPS (8477) or use our Anonymous Witness Form.