Posted on: May 23, 2017

Pancake Breakfast for Puffer's Pond

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Join the Friends of Puffer’s Pond for their 26th Annual Breakfast for Puffer’s Pond. All-you-can-eat pancake breakfast with live music, fabulous raffle prizes, and tons of community spirit!  

All Local and Whole Grain

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Wildflower Dr Closed to Through Traffic May 19-26, 2017

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UPDATED PRESS RELEASE
WILDFLOWER DRIVE CLOSEDBetween Indian Pipe Ln and Alyssum Ln
Friday, May 19th to Friday May 26th 2017The existing water main that was scheduled for relocation as part of this project caused a delay in the progress of the sewer ...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2017

Town Meeting Approves Funds for Modern Redesign of Groff Park

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Earlier this week Town Meeting approved funding for major enhancements to Groff Park. Groff Park is enjoyed year round for organized sports, activities, classes, and gatherings. The demand and use of the park, combined with the age of some amenities, plac...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Active Shooter Response Training Hosted by Amherst Police Dept.

Active Shooter Training

Amherst Police Dept. will again host the ALICE Training Institute for a 2 day training on active shooter response skills and strategies on 6/26-6/27 from 8am-4pm at Amherst Regional Middle School. Cost is $595 per person.

ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Co...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

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Amherst Police Launch Effort To Reduce Motor Vehicle Injuries and Fatalities By Increasing Seat Belt Use

 

The Amherst Police Department, in partnership with the Highway Safety Division of the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security, the Massachusetts State Police, and up to 200 other Massachusetts local police departments, will take part in the n...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

TWO AMHERST OFFICERS GRADUATE FROM WMASS REGIONAL POLICE ACADEMY

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Patrol Officers Jose J. Diaz-Gutierrez and Matthew J. Ziomek graduated from the police academy.

Chief Scott P. Livingstone is pleased to announce that Patrol Officers Jose J. Diaz-Gutierrez and Matthew J. Ziomek graduated from the Western Massachusetts Regional Police Academy, in Springfield, Massachusetts on May 5, 2017. Patrol Officers Diaz-Gutier...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Amherst and UMass Police Youth Adventure Academy 2017

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The Amherst and UMass Police Departments are pleased to announce the dates of the Youth Adventure Academy, a one week program, being held 7/24- 7/28, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Youths in grade 6-8 are eligible for this free program...

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Amherst and UMASS Police Youth Adventure Academy 2017

The Amherst and University of Massachusetts Police Departments are pleased to announce the dates of the Amherst and UMASS Police Youth Adventure Academy. The 2017, Amherst and UMASS Police ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

APD Roadrace May 21, 2017

Our 24th annual 5K or 5 Mile race is on May 21st....

Our 24th YEAR!!!  Help us support ourcharitable causes, the Jimmy Fund, the Amherst Police Relief Association and
the Amherst Police Canine Program at this family friendly event.  This 5 mile and 5K has a safe and fast coursethrough downt...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Police Department Welcomes New Canine

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Police Departments second canine team

Chief Scott P. Livingstone is pleased to announce that the
Amherst Police Department now includes a second canine team, Officer MatthewFrydryk and his K9 partner Marvin. 
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The addition of a second canine team to the department has
been made possibl...

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Posted on: November 2, 2016

Gabriel Ting Promoted to Lieutenant

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Gabriel Ting has been promoted...

Chief Scott P. Livingstone is pleased to announce the promotion of Amherst Police Sergeant Gabriel Ting to the rank of Lieutenant effective October 28, 2016. Lieutenant Ting was promoted after an extensive selection process which included a written exami...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2016

Janet Lopez promoted to sergeant

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Janet Lopez is promoted to sergeant...

Chief Scott P. Livingstone is pleased to announce that Detective Janet M. Lopez of the Amherst Police Department was promoted to the rank of Sergeant effective October 28, 2016. Sergeant Lopez was promoted after an extensive selection process which includ...Read on...

Posted on: July 12, 2016

Ronald A. Young Promoted to Captain

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28 year veteran officer promoted to Captain

Chief Scott P. Livingstone is pleased to announce the promotion of Amherst Police Lieutenant Ronald A. Young to the rank of Captain, in charge of administration, effective July 11, 2016. He will be officially sworn in at the Amherst Select Board Meeting ...Read on...