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Public Safety Logs Feb. 26—March 10

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MEDICAL ASSISTANCE / ILLNESS RELATED

LOCATION: Circle Apartments Building 341 / 341 College Circle Lane

SUMMARY: Tompkins County 911 reported a person having a seizure. The person was transported to the hospital by ambulance. Patrol Officer Steven Hutchison responded and a report was completed.

Feb 27

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 4TH DEGREE

LOCATION: Hilliard Hall / 280 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person damaged a Wi-Fi router on 02/24/2024. Patrol Officer Steven Hutchison responded. This is a pending investigation.

SAFETY HAZARD

LOCATION: C-Lot / E Of 412 Grant Egbert Boulevard

SUMMARY: Caller reported a generator leaked oil. The area was cleaned. Environmental Safety Specialist Mark Ross responded and a report was completed.

FIRE ALARM ACCIDENTAL

LOCATION: Circle Apartments Building 175 / 175 College Circle

SUMMARY: Simplex reported a fire alarm. The activation was caused by burnt food. Master Patrol Officer Robert Jones responded and the alarm activation was determined to be accidental.

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT / PROPERTY DAMAGE

LOCATION: Unknown location 

SUMMARY: Caller reported damage to a vehicle. Unknown how or where the damage occurred. Master Patrol Officer Robert Jones responded and a report was completed. 

Feb. 28 

SCC FIRE SAFETY RELATED OFFENSES

LOCATION: Bogart Hall / 334 Grant Egbert Boulevard

SUMMARY: An officer reported persons started a fire on a balcony. Two people were referred to conduct. Sergeant John Elmore responded and the persons were referred to the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards.

FIRE ACTUAL FIRE / FLAME / IGNITION

LOCATION: Bogart Hall / 334 Grant Egbert Boulevard

SUMMARY: Officer completed the report for the fire on the balcony. Sergeant John Elmore responded and the report was completed.

FORGERY (ALL)

LOCATION: F-Lot / 100 Block Conservatory Drive

SUMMARY: Parking services reported a vehicle with a fraudulent ADA parking permit. One person referred to conduct. Patrol Officer Jordan Bartolis responded and the person responsible was referred to the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards.

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE / PSYCHOLOGICAL

LOCATION: Athletic and Events Center / 150 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported a person crying hysterically and hitting their head. Patrol Officer Matthew Patire responded and determined the person was not an imminent threat to themselves. Patire investigated and a report was completed.

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE / ILLNESS RELATED

LOCATION: Hilliard Hall / 280 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported a person feeling ill and vomited. The person declined medical assistance. Patrol Officer Matthew Patire responded.

Feb. 29 

V&T LICENSE VIOLATIONS (ALL)

LOCATION: R-Lot / S Of 126 Grant Egbert Boulevard

SUMMARY: Caller reported a wallet was found and turned over to Public Safety. A fictitious license was located and a person was referred to conduct. Patrol Officer Joe Cloke responded and the person responsible was referred to the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards.

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE / PSYCHOLOGICAL

LOCATION: Hammond Health Center / 117 Campus Center Way

SUMMARY: Caller reported person was taken into custody under mental hygiene law and transported by ambulance to the hospital. Ithaca Police Officer Jack Nelson responded and a report was completed.

FIRE ALARM ACCIDENTAL

LOCATION: Garden Apartment 27 / 134 Grant Egbert Boulevard East

SUMMARY: Simplex reported a carbon dioxide detector alarm. The activation was caused by a downdraft. Patrol Officer Connor McCoy responded and the alarm was determined to be accidental.

FIRE ALARM ACCIDENTAL

LOCATION: Circle Apartments Building 170 / 170 College Circle

SUMMARY: Simplex reported a fire alarm. The activation was caused by burnt food. Patrol Officer Ivan Cruz responded and the alarm activation was determined to be accidental.

BURGLARY NO FORCE 2ND DEGREE

LOCATION: Rowland Hall / 284 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person entered and stole money. Patrol Officer Ivan Cruz responded. This is a pending investigation.

March 1

FIRE ALARM ACCIDENTAL

LOCATION: Circle Apartments Building 151 / 151 College Circle

SUMMARY: Simplex reported a fire alarm. The cause for activation is unknown. Patrol Officer Thaddeus May responded. The alarm activation was determined to be accidental.

V&T LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT

LOCATION: Unknown location / Unknown

SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown vehicle damaged a parked vehicle and left the scene. Patrol Officer Alex Hitchcock responded and a report was completed.

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE / INJURY RELATED

LOCATION: Campus Center / 113 Campus Center Way

SUMMARY: Caller reported person cut their finger while preparing food. The person was transported to the hospital by ambulance. Patrol Officer Joe Cloke responded and a report was completed.

MAKING GRAFFITI

LOCATION: Terrace 2 / 119 Tower Skyline Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person wrote graffiti on a door. Patrol Officer Connor McCoy responded. This is a pending investigation.

MAKING GRAFFITI

LOCATION: Terrace Bridge / S Of 119-123 Unknown

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person wrote graffiti on a window. Patrol Officer Connor McCoy responded. This is a pending investigation.

SAFETY HAZARD

LOCATION: Bogart Hall / 334 Grant Egbert Boulevard

SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person left an oven on and unattended. Patrol Officer Alex Hitchcock responded. This is a pending investigation.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 4TH DEGREE

LOCATION: Rowland Hall / 284 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person damaged a table. Patrol Officer Connor McCoy responded. This is a pending investigation.

ACCIDENTAL PROPERTY DAMAGE

SUMMARY: Rowland Hall / 284 Lyceum Drive

A caller reported a damaged chair. Patrol Officer Connor McCoy responded. This is a pending investigation.

March 2 

SCC IRRESPONSIBLE USE OF ALCOHOL/DRUGS

LOCATION: West Tower / 151 Tower Skyline Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported an intoxicated person. The person was taken into custody under the mental hygiene law, transported to the hospital by ambulance and the person was referred to conduct. Patrol Officer Chaz Andrews responded.

MAKING GRAFFITI

LOCATION: Rowland Hall / 284 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Officer reported unknown person made graffiti on a wall and window. Master Security Officer Amy Noble responded and a report was completed.

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE / PSYCHOLOGICAL

LOCATION: East Tower / 143 Tower Skyline Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported a person caused self-harm. The person was taken into custody under mental hygiene law and transported to the hospital by ambulance. Patrol Officer Alex Hitchcock responded and a report was completed.

March 3

V&T LICENSE VIOLATIONS (ALL)

LOCATION: Hood Hall / 282 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown persons banging on a door. Two persons were referred to student conduct for noise and possession of fictitious licenses. Patrol Officer Thaddeus May responded and the persons responsible were referred to the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards.

SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCE

LOCATION: Rowland Hall / 284 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown persons knocking on a door and leaving the area. Patrol Officer Joe Cloke responded and a report was completed

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE / ILLNESS RELATED

LOCATION: Terrace 3 / 98 Flora Brown Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported back pain. The person declined medical assistance. Patrol Officer Kevin Noterfonzo and a report was completed.

March 4

PETIT LARCENY UNDER $50

LOCATION: Phillips Hall / 113 Campus Center Way

SUMMARY: Caller reported person shoplifted on March 2. One person referred to student conduct. Patrol Officer Kevin McClain responded.

CRIMINAL TRESPASS 3RD DEGREE

LOCATION: Hilliard Hall / 280 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person entered and moved items. Patrol Officer Joe Cloke responded. This is a pending investigation.

FIRE ACTUAL FIRE / FLAME / IGNITION

LOCATION: Holmes Hall / 288 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Simplex reported a fire alarm. The alarm was caused by burned clothes in a dryer. A fire extinguisher was used to put out the fire. Patrol Officer Ivan Cruz responded and a report was completed.

ACCIDENTAL PROPERTY DAMAGE

LOCATION: HOLMES HALL / 288 LYCEUM DRIVE

SUMMARY: Clothes were reported after being damaged during a fire in a dryer. Patrol Officer Ivan Cruz responded and a report was completed.

March 5

SCC FIRE SAFETY RELATED OFFENSES

LOCATION: Circle Apartments Building 190 / 190 College Circle

SUMMARY: Caller reported while conducting sprinkler inspections a propane tank, lighter fluid and other combustible materials were found. Six persons were referred for fire safety offenses. Charlie Sherman, fire and building safety coordinator, referred the persons to the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 4TH DEGREE

LOCATION: Circle Apartments General Area / General Area College Circle

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person(s) cut down shrubbery in the area. Ithaca Police Officer Jack Nelson responded. This is a pending investigation. 

FIRE ALARM ACCIDENTAL

LOCATION: Smiddy Hall / 110 Conservatory Drive

SUMMARY: Simplex reported a fire alarm. The alarm activation was caused by water dripping onto the device. Patrol Officer Steven Hutchison responded and the alarm activation was determined to be accidental.

ACCIDENTAL PROPERTY DAMAGE

LOCATION: Smiddy Hall / 110 Conservatory Drive

SUMMARY: A fire detector was reported because of damage caused by a water leak. Patrol Officer Steven Hutchinson responded and a report was completed.

PETIT LARCENY BETWEEN $50$199

LOCATION: Terrace Dining Hall / 121 Tower Skyline Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported person stole apple charging cables. One person was taken into custody for trespass and petit larceny. Patrol Officer Kevin McClain responded and the person responsible was issued an appearance ticket for the Town of Ithaca Court.

LARCENY 4TH DEGREE OVER $1000 DOLLARS

LOCATION: Facilities Parking Lot / 100 Block Farm Pond Road

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person stole a saw. Master Patrol Officer Robert Jones responded. This is a pending investigation

March 6

CHECK ON THE WELFARE

LOCATION Muller Faculty Center / 141 Textor Circle

SUMMARY: Caller reported person made alarming statements. The person was not an imminent threat to themselves or others. Patrol Officer Jordan Bartolis responded and the task was completed.

March 7

SAFETY HAZARD ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARD

LOCATION: B-Lot / S Of 412 Grant Egbert Boulevard

SUMMARY: Caller reported oil leaking from a vehicle. EH&S reported the spill was contained and cleaned up. Environmental Safety Specialist Mark Ross responded and a report was completed.

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT / PROPERTY DAMAGE

LOCATION: Z-Lot / E Of 127 Grant Egbert Boulevard East

SUMMARY: Caller reported a vehicle struck a traffic bollard and left the area. Officer reported no damage found to the bollard or vehicle. Patrol Officer Alex Hitchcock responded and determined that the incident is unfounded.

PETIT LARCENY OVER $200

LOCATION: Tower Concourse / 147 Tower Skyline Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person stole headphones. Patrol Officer Steven Hutchison responded. This is a pending investigation.

UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA

LOCATION: Hilliard Hall / 280 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Student conduct reported two persons referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Master Security Officer Amy Noble responded and the persons responsible were referred to the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards.

CRIMINAL TAMPERING 3RD DEGREE

LOCATION: Garden Apartment 27 / 134 Grant Egbert Boulevard East

SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person removed several screws from a door latch to prevent the door from locking. Patrol Officer Jordan Bartolis responded. This is a pending investigation.

 March 8

SCC IRRESPONSIBLE USE OF ALCOHOL/DRUGS

LOCATION: Bogart Hall / 334 Grant Egbert Boulevard

SUMMARY: Caller reported an unresponsive person in a bathroom. The person was referred for irresponsible use of alcohol. Patrol Officer Thaddeus May responded and the person responsible were referred to the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards.

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE / ILLNESS RELATED

LOCATION: Campus Center / 113 Campus Center Way

SIMMARY: Caller reported person feeling light headed. The person was escorted to the Health Center. Charlie Sherman, fire and building safety coordinator, responded and the person was provided assistance.

SCC TRESPASS / TAMPERING OFFENSES

LOCATION: Athletic and Events Center / 150 Lyceum Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported persons in a closed building. The persons were issued a verbal warning for trespass. Patrol Officer Connor McCoy responded and the person responsible was warned for violation of the law or the student conduct code.

FIRE ALARM ACCIDENTAL

LOCATION: Gannett Center / 148 Conservatory Drive

SUMMARY: Simplex reported a fire alarm. The cause for alarm activation is unknown. Patrol Officer Connor McCoy responded and was unable to locate the cause.

March 9

FIRE ALARM ACCIDENTAL

LOCATION: Gannett Center / 148 Conservatory Drive

SUMMARY: Simplex reported a fire alarm. Unknown cause for alarm activation. Patrol Officer Connor McCoy responded and the alarm activation was determined to be accidental.

March 10

MAKING GRAFFITI

LOCATION: Whalen Center For Music / 146 Conservatory Drive

SUMMARY: Officer reported unknown person made graffiti on a sign and wall. Master Security Officer Amy Noble responded. This is a pending investigation.

FIRE ACTUAL FIRE / FLAME / IGNITION

LOCATION: Friends Hall / 145 Textor Circle

SUMMARY: Caller reported laser cutting machine ignited the material it was cutting. Patrol Officer Connor McCoy responded and reported safety protocol followed and no damage occurred.

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