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September 25, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

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Public Safety Log

October 25

SAFETY HAZARD
LOCATION: J-LOT
SUMMARY: Caller reported anti-freeze leaked from a vehicle. Speedy Dry applied and no harm caused to environment. Environmental Safety Specialist Mark Ross.

V & T VIOLATION
LOCATION: Farm Pond Road
SUMMARY: During a vehicle traffic stop, the driver was found to have a suspended license. Driver was issued uniform traffic tickets for the Town of Ithaca court for aggravated unlicensed operation and failure to keep right. Patrol Officer Brad Bates.

IDENTITY THEFT
LOCATION: All Other
SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person had made unauthorized purchases with a credit card. Incident occurred Oct. 23. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Jeff Austin.

October 26

CASE STATUS CHANGE
LOCATION: Office of Public Safety
SUMMARY: Officer identified the person who entered the Garden Apartments on Sept. 9 without permission. Two people were warned for responsibility of their guests. Patrol Officer Chris Teribury.

UNLAWFUL POSS. OF MARIJUANA
LOCATION: Grant Egbert Boulevard
SUMMARY: During a vehicle traffic stop, the driver was issued a warning for inadequate headlights, and four people were judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Patrol Officer Mark Denicola.

BURGLARY
LOCATION: West Tower
SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person entered a room and stole cash and a camera Oct. 25. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Dirk Hightchew.

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE
LOCATION: Towers Dining Hall
SUMMARY: Caller reported a person fell down stairs and sustained knee and ankle injuries. Person declined medical assistance from ambulance staff. Master Patrol Officer Dirk Hightchew.

October 27

SUSPICIOUS PERSON
LOCATION: Terraces
SUMMARY: Caller reported a person sleeping in a lounge. Investigation pending. Sergeant Ron Hart.

FOUND PROPERTY
LOCATION: Gannett Center
SUMMARY: Cell phone found and turned in to Public Safety. Unknown owner.

FIRE ALARM
LOCATION: Boothroyd Hall
SUMMARY: Fire alarm activation caused by smoke detector being hit accidentally. Patrol Officer Brad Bates.

October 28

LARCENY
LOCATION: J-Lot
SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person stole a GPS unit from a vehicle between Oct. 18 and Oct 23. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

UNLAWFUL POSS. OF MARIJUANA
LOCATION: East Tower
SUMMARY: One person judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Patrol Officer Brad Bates.

October 29

MAKING GRAFFITI
LOCATION: Lower Campus
SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person wrote on a sidewalk. Pending investigation. Sergeant Ron Hart.

LARCENY
LOCATION: Lower Campus
SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person stole a bike. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Donald Lyke.

UNLAWFUL POSS. OF MARIJUANA
LOCATION: Landon Hall
SUMMARY: One person judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Master Patrol Officer Donald Lyke.

October 30

LARCENY
LOCATION: Lower Campus
SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person stole a bike. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Donald Lyke.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT
LOCATION: L-Lot
SUMMARY: Caller reported being threatened with a knife. Officers determined no threat was made and no knife was displayed. One person restricted from the campus. Patrol Officer Steven Yaple.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
LOCATION: Circle Apartments
SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person threw a rock and broke a window. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Erik Merlin.

October 31

CRIMINAL POSS. OF STOLEN PROPERTY
LOCATION: O-Lot
SUMMARY: Caller reported people in possession of a parking sign. Two people judicially referred for criminal possession of stolen property. Patrol Officer Mark Denicola.

UNLAWFUL POSS. OF MARIJUANA
LOCATION: East Tower
SUMMARY: Three people judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Master Patrol Officer Erik Merlin.

CRIMINAL POSS. OF STOLEN PROPERTY
LOCATION: L-Lot
SUMMARY: Caller reported a person in possession of a barricade. One person judicially referred for criminal possession of stolen property. Master Patrol Officer George Whitmore.

UNDERAGE POSS. OF ALCOHOL
LOCATION: L-Lot
SUMMARY: One person judicially referred for underage possession of alcohol, open container and failure to comply with a college official. Safety Officer Kenneth Field.
UNDERAGE POSS. OF ALCOHOL
LOCATION: Circle Lot 9
SUMMARY: One person judicially referred for underage possession of alcohol and failure to comply with a college official. Safety Officer Kenneth Field.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
LOCATION: Terraces
SUMMARY: Caller reported an unknown person damaged an exit sign. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Andrew Schneider.

MEDICAL ASSIST/ILLNESS RELATED
LOCATION: Hood Hall
SUMMARY: Caller reported a person having an allergic reaction. Person was transported to CMC by ambulance. Master Patrol Erik Merlin.

MEDICAL ASSIST/INJURY RELATED
LOCATION: Hood Hall
SUMMARY: Caller reported a light fixture fell and struck a person in the head. Medical assistance was declined. Patrol Officer Mark Denicola.

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