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September 24, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

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Public Safety Log

JANUARY 10

Off-campus incident
LOCATION: All Other
SUMMARY: Caller reported a person stole a laptop from a vehicle. Incident is being investigated by the Rochester Police Department. Sergeant Ron Hart.

JANUARY 14

Fire alarm
LOCATION: Rowland Hall
SUMMARY: Fire alarm activation was caused by an electrical problem in a heat detector. System reset. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

JANUARY 15

Larceny
LOCATION: E-Lot
SUMMARY: A caller reported an unknown person stole a storm drain cover, which caused a safety hazard. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Donald Lyke.

JANUARY 17

Suspicious package
LOCATION: All other
SUMMARY: A caller reported a person received a suspicious package in the mail. Investigation pending. Sergeant Ron Hart.

JANUARY 18

Change in case status
LOCATION: Office of Public Safety
SUMMARY: Officer reported additional criminal charges were filed at Ithaca Town Court for an incident that took place in Terraces on Dec. 17. Two people charged with the criminal sale of marijuana in the fifth degree and were also judicially referred. They were scheduled to appear in court Jan. 26. Patrol Officer Brad Bates.

Off-campus incident
LOCATION: All other
SUMMARY: A caller reported having a one-car MVA. A report was taken. Patrol Officer Jeffrey Austin.

JANUARY 19

Accidental property damage
LOCATION: Athletic and Events Center
SUMMARY: A caller reported thirdhand information that on Jan. 7, a construction vehicle damaged a NYSEG gas line while excavating. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

Lost property
LOCATION: Unknown
SUMMARY: Officer reported a lost set of keys. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Andrew Schneider.

JANUARY 20

Accidental property damage
LOCATION: F-Lot
SUMMARY: A caller reported a mirror on a vehicle was damaged. It is unknown how the damage occurred. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

Larceny
LOCATION: Peggy Ryan Williams Center
SUMMARY: Caller reported a person stole computer equipment. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Dirk Hightchew.
Lost property
LOCATION: General services parking lot
SUMMARY: A caller reported a wallet was lost. Report taken. Patrol Officer Andrew Schneider.

Off-campus incident
LOCATION: All other
SUMMARY: Caller reported an MVA. Report taken. Patrol Officer Christopher Teribury.

JANUARY 21

MVA
LOCATION: C-Lot
SUMMARY: A caller reported a two-car MVA. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Andrew Schneider.

JANUARY 22

Drug violation
LOCATION: Terraces
SUMMARY: Three people judicially referred for drug violation. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

JANUARY 23

Conduct code violation
LOCATION: Terraces
SUMMARY: Caller reported a person passed out. Person transported to CMC by ambulance and was judicially referred for irresponsible use of alcohol. Patrol Officer Mark Denicola.

V&T Violation
LOCATION: Flora Brown Drive
SUMMARY: At a traffic stop, a person was arrested for DWI. Uniform traffic tickets were issued for Ithaca Town Court for DWI and blood alcohol content more than .08, and for campus summons for failure to stop. Person is set to appear in court Feb. 17 and was judicially referred. Patrol Officer Mark Denicola.

Medical assist

LOCATION: Lower Quads
SUMMARY: Caller reported falling on ice and having facial injuries. Person declined medical assistance. Report taken. Master Patrol Officer Donald Lyke.

Found property
LOCATION: Towers concourse
SUMMARY: A jacket was found and turned over to Public Safety. Unknown owner.

Conduct code violation
LOCATION: Terraces
SUMMARY: Caller reported a person passed out. Person declined medical assistance and was judicially referred for irresponsible use of alcohol. Fire Protection Specialist Enoch Perkins.

Found property
LOCATION: Lower Quads
SUMMARY: A key was found and turned over to Public Safety. Unknown owner.

JANUARY 24

Unlawful poss. of marijuana
LOCATION: Tallcott Hall
SUMMARY: Three people judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Master Patrol Officer Erik Merlin.

Unlawful poss. of marijuana
LOCATION: East Tower
SUMMARY: Two people judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Patrol Officer Christopher Teribury.

Medical assist
LOCATION: East Tower
SUMMARY: A caller reported an ill person. The person was transported to CMC by ambulance. Patrol Officer Mark Denicola.

Harassment
LOCATION: Unknown location
SUMMARY: A caller reported thirdhand information about a threatening phone call that was received. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Jeffrey Austin.

Accidental property damage
LOCATION: Boothroyd Hall
SUMMARY: Officer reported an IFD ‘knox-box’ was damaged during response. Master Patrol Officer Erik Merlin.

Conduct code violation
LOCATION: Boothroyd Hall
SUMMARY: Officer reported one person did not leave the building during a fire alarm and that person was judicially referred for a violation of fire safety regulations. Master Patrol Officer Erik Merlin.

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