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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

September 24, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

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Public Safety Log: April 3 – April 7

April 3

Suspicious circumstance 

LOCATION: Campus Center
SUMMARY: Caller reported finding blood in the bathroom from an undetermined cause. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

Larceny 

LOCATION: Lyceum Drive
SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person stole letters from sign. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Catherine Cardinal.

Harassment 

LOCATION: East Tower
SUMMARY: Caller reported a person had sent unwanted text messages and was spreading rumors. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Robert Jones.

Suspicious Circumstance 

LOCATION: Smiddy Hall
SUMMARY: Caller reported a verbal dispute occurred between two people. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Catherine Cardinal.

Off-campus incident 

LOCATION: All Other
SUMMARY: IPD reported one person was suspected in theft of services incident. Pending IPD investigation. Master Security Officer Wendy Lewis.

 

April 4

Fire Alarm Accidental

LOCATION: Peggy Ryan Williams Center
SUMMARY: Simplex reported fire alarm. The fire alarm activation was found to be caused by burnt food. System reset. Fire Protection Specialist Mark Swanhart.  

Larceny

LOCATION: U-Lot
SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person stole maintenance parking sign. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer John Elmore.

Criminal Mischief 

LOCATION: Alumni Circle
SUMMARY: Officer reported an unknown person damaged street sign. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Catherine Cardinal.

Lost Property

LOCATION: Whalen Center for Music
SUMMARY: Caller reported keys lost. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Jon Shingledecker.

 

April 5

Unlawful possession marijuana 

LOCATION: Lyon Hall
SUMMARY: Caller reported odor of marijuana. Four people judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Patrol Officer Eric Willman.

Medical Assist/ injury related 

LOCATION: Dillingham Center
SUMMARY: Person using box cutter sustained laceration to finger and declined medical assistance. Patrol Officer Robert Jones.  

Harassment

LOCATION: Circle Apartments
SUMMARY: Caller reported two people had a physical altercation. Two people were judicially referred for harassment. Master Patrol Officer Jeremiah McMurray.

Criminal Mischief 

LOCATION: Terrace Circle Walkway
SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person wrote graffiti and damaged a telephone junction box. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Dan Austic.  

Making Graffiti 

LOCATION: Terraces
SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person wrote graffiti on door. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer John Elmore.  

 

April 6

Off campus incident 

LOCATION: All Other
SUMMARY: Caller reported falling and injuring hand. First aid was applied and medical assistance declined. Sergeant Dirk Hightchew.

Harassment 

LOCATION: Circle Apartments
SUMMARY: Caller reported two people had physical altercation. Two people judicially referred for harassment. Master Patrol Officer Jeremiah McMurray.

Harassment

LOCATION: West Tower
SUMMARY: Caller reported two people had physical altercation and sustained injuries. Injury could have been the result of a broken toilet. One person transported to CMC by ambulance for hand injury. Second person declined medical assistance with ambulance staff for head injury and would seek own transportation to hospital. Two people judicially referred for harassment and one of the two for irresponsible use of alcohol. Sergeant Dirk Hightchew. 

Harassment 

LOCATION: Circle Apartments
SUMMARY: Caller reported verbal dispute. Warning issued. Patrol Officer Eric Willman.

Conduct code violation

LOCATION: J-Lot
SUMMARY: Officer reported vehicle with fraudulent permit. One person judicially referred for violation of college regulations. Master Patrol Officer Chris Teribury.

V&T leaving scene

LOCATION: Unknown Location
SUMMARY: Officer reported damage found to vehicle that appears to have been caused by person possibly backing into a sign. Investigation pending. Sergeant Ron Hart.

Harassment

LOCATION: Eastman Hall
SUMMARY: Caller reported person sent alarming text messages. One person judicially referred for harassment. Patrol Officer John Elmore.

Medical assist/psychological 

LOCATION: Lyon Hall
SUMMARY: Caller reported person sent text messages that implied intent of harming self. Person was taken into custody under mental hygiene law and transported to hospital. Master Patrol Officer Chris Teribury.

Criminal mischief

LOCATION: C-Lot
SUMMARY: Complainant reported unknown person walked on vehicle, causing damage. Investigation pending. Sergeant Terry O’Pray.

Unlawful possession marijuana 

LOCATION: Terraces
SUMMARY: Caller reported odor of marijuana. Four people judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Patrol Officer Robert Jones.

 

April 7

Larceny

LOCATION: Eastman Hall
SUMMARY: Caller reported person stole necklace and cash. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.