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September 22, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

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Public Safety Log

DECEMBER 17

Unlawful poss. of marijuana

LOCATION: Terraces

SUMMARY: Ten people judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Master Patrol Officer Erik Merlin.

Criminal poss. of marijuana

LOCATION: Terraces

SUMMARY: Officer issued these two people appearance tickets for the Ithaca Town Court for criminal possession of marijuana in the fifth degree and they were judicially referred. Patrol Officer Brad Bates.

Criminal mischief

LOCATION: Circle Apartments

SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person threw food and toilet paper on patio area. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Andrew Schneider.

DECEMBER 18

Larceny

LOCATION: Z-Lot

SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person stole a tire and wheel from a vehicle. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Dirk Hightchew.

DECEMBER 20

Safety Hazard

LOCATION: Emerson Hall

SUMMARY: During health and safety room inspections, officer finding a hazardous substance. Item confiscated. Fire Protection Specialist Enoch Perkins.

DECEMBER 21

Making Graffiti

LOCATION: Williams Hall

SUMMARY: Officer reported an unknown person wrote graffiti. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Jeffrey Austin.

Making graffiti

LOCATION: Williams Hall

SUMMARY: Officer reported an unknown person wrote graffiti. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Jeffrey Austin.

MVA

LOCATION: E-Lot

SUMMARY: Person reported a one-car motor vehicle accident after a vehicle backed into a sign post, causing damage to the sign. Report taken. Master Patrol Officer Donald Lyke.

Found property

LOCATION: Terraces

SUMMARY: Set of keys found and turned over to public safety. Unknown owner.

DECEMBER 22

Larceny

LOCATION: Emerson Hall

SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person stole a sweatshirt. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Robert Hightchew.

Conduct code violation

LOCATION: Tallcott Hall

SUMMARY: During a life safety room inspection, officer reported a hazardous substance was confiscated. Two people were referred judicially. Fire Protection Specialist Enoch Perkins.

DECEMBER 23

Larceny

LOCATION: Terraces

SUMMARY: Caller reported a person may have stolen a bicycle. Ownership confirmed by officers; no theft of property occurred. Larceny unfounded. Sgt Terry O’Pray.

DECEMBER 27

Fire alarm

LOCATION: Terraces

SUMMARY: Fire alarm activation caused accidentally by contractors working in the area. System reset. Sgt. James Landon.

DECEMBER 29

Assist/Other college departments

LOCATION: Lower water tower

SUMMARY: Officer reported a water main break flooding the roadway. Facilities responded to fix the problem. Security Officer Jeremiah McMurray.

Medical assist/ injury related

LOCATION: Conservatory drive

SUMMARY: Officer reported a person fell, sustaining knee and finger injuries. Person transported to CMC by ambulance. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

Found property

LOCATION: A-Lot

SUMMARY: A key was found and turned over to public safety. Unknown owner.

JANUARY 1

V&T Violation

LOCATION: Circle lot 8

SUMMARY: During a traffic stop, the operator was arrested for dwi. Uniform traffic tickets were issued for Ithaca Town Court for dwi, unsafe start and refusal to take a breath test. Person was restricted from the campus, arraigned in town court and remanded to the Tompkins County public safety building. Patrol Officer Andrew Schneider.

Unlawful Poss. of Marijuana

LOCATION: Circle lot 7

SUMMARY: Officer reported one person urinating in public and people in a vehicle with the odor of marijuana. One subject fled, one person was issued an appearance ticket for unlawful possession of marijuana and was restricted from the campus. Two other people were judicially referred for responsibility of guests and underage possession of alcohol and one judicially referred for indecent Conduct. Sargeant Ron Hart.

JANUARY 3

Safety Hazard

LOCATION: J-lot

SUMMARY: Officer reported a vehicle had overheated and spilled antifreeze on the ground. Spill area cleaned. Fire Protection Specialist Enoch Perkins.

JANUARY 4

Accidental Property Damage

LOCATION: Unknown location

SUMMARY: Officer reported an unknown person damaged a tire on a vehicle. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Jeffrey Austin.

JANUARY 5

Criminal Mischief

LOCATION: Circle community building

SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person damaged the glass in a door. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Andrew Schneider.

JANUARY 7

Off campus incident

LOCATION: All other

SUMMARY: Caller reported being involved in a one-car motor vehicle accident with one person injured. Caller was advised to report this incident to local law enforcement for documentation and ems for injury. Patrol Officer Andrew Schneider.

V&T Violation

LOCATION: Textor circle

SUMMARY: Officer reported an unknown vehicle damaged a stop sign and post. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Donald Lyke.

January 8

V&T Violation

LOCATION: State Route 96B/Danby Road

SUMMARY: During a vehicle stop, one person was arrested for driving while intoxicated. Uniform traffic tickets were issued for the Ithaca Town Court for bac greater than 0.18% and for driving while intoxicated. Campus summons issued for failure to use turn signal and reckless driving. Person is to appear in Ithaca Town Court on 02/03/11. Patrol Officer Mark Denicola.

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