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August 18, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

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Public Safety Log: April 6–12

April 6

Making Graffiti

LOCATION: Gannett Center

SUMMARY: Caller reported third hand information that unknown person wrote graffiti. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

Medical Assist  

LOCATION: Campus Center

SUMMARY: Caller reported person having feelings of weakness and shortness of breath. Person transported to hospital by ambulance staff. Master Patrol Officer Steve Rounds.

Larceny

LOCATION: Fitness Center

SUMMARY: Person reported unknown person stole money. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Steve Rounds.

Larceny

LOCATION: Fitness Center

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person stole wallet. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Steve Rounds.

April 7

Found Property

LOCATION: Friends Hall

SUMMARY: Person found a cell phone and turned it over to public safety. Unknown owner.

Possession of Marijuana

LOCATION: Rowland Hall

SUMMARY: Caller reported odor of marijuana. Officer judicially referred five persons for unlawful possession of marijuana. Master Patrol Officer Steve Rounds.

Larceny

LOCATION: Fitness Center

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person stole wallet. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Steve Rounds.

Medical Assist

LOCATION: Whalen Center for Music

SUMMARY: Caller reported person fell and injured head. Person transported to hospital by ambulance staff. Master Patrol Officer Don Lyke.

Medical Assist

LOCATION: East Tower

SUMMARY: Caller reported feeling dizzy and like they were going to pass out. Person transported to hospital by ambulance. Master Patrol Officer Steve Rounds.

April 8

Found Property 

LOCATION: Athletic and Events Center

SUMMARY: Caller found key and turned it over to public safety. Unknown owner.

Larceny

LOCATION: Holmes Hall

SUMMARY: Complainant reported unknown person used account without authorization. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Chris Teribury.

Fire Alarm

LOCATION: Hill P.E. Center Ben Light Gymnasium.

SUMMARY: Simplex reported fire alarm. Activation caused by contractor. Zones shut down until work is completed. System reset. Fire Protection Specialist Enoch Perkins.

V&T Violation

LOCATION: I-Lot

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown vehicle damaged parked vehicle and left the scene. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Chris Teribury.

Medical Assist

LOCATION: S-Lot

SUMMARY: Caller reported third hand information that person was possibly thinking about harming themselves. Officers located individual and determined they are not in distress. Master Patrol Officer Don Lyke.

Fire Alarm

LOCATION: Facilities Administration Building

SUMMARY: Simplex reported fire alarm. Activation may have been caused by lightning. System reset. Master Patrol Officer Don Lyke.

Fire Alarm  

LOCATION: Central Services Building Warehouse

SUMMARY: Simplex reported fire alarm. Activation may have been caused by lightning. System reset. Sergeant Dirk Hightchew.

Fire Alarm

LOCATION: Facilities Garage Building

SUMMARY: Simplex reported fire alarm. Activation may have been caused by lightning. System reset. Master Patrol Officer Don Lyke.

April 9

Medical Assist

LOCATION: Rowland Hall

SUMMARY: Caller reported person having a seizure. Person transported to hospital by ambulance. Master Patrol Officer Dan Austic.

April 10

Conduct Code Violation

LOCATION: Conservatory Drive

SUMMARY: Caller reported passenger is being unruly and refuses to get off bus. One person judicially referred for failure to comply and excessive noise. Patrol Officer Steve Ward.

Criminal Mischief

LOCATION: U-Lot

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person damaged light post and knocked it over. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Steve Ward.

Conduct Code Violation

LOCATION: Whalen Center for Music

SUMMARY: Officer reported person sleeping in closed building. One person judicially referred for violating college regulations. Master Security Officer Chris Lemore.

Accidental Property Damage

LOCATION: M-Lot

SUMMARY: Complainant reported vehicle damaged by an unknown source on April 8. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

Medical Assist

LOCATION: Hill P.E. Center Ben Light Gymnasium.

SUMMARY: Caller reported person passed out and struck their head. Person declined medical assistance with IFD. Patrol Officer Jon Elmore.

Making Graffiti

LOCATION: Park Hall

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person wrote graffiti. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

Criminal Tampering

LOCATION: East Tower

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person stole fire extinguisher. Officer located discharged extinguisher. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Mayra Colon.

Assist Other Agency

LOCATION: Office of Public Safety

SUMMARY: Park police reported one person arrested for DWI and requested assistance with conducting a chemical test. Assistance was provided. Patrol Officer Steve Rounds.

Conduct Code Violation 

LOCATION: East Tower

SUMMARY: Caller reported odor of marijuana. Two people judicially referred violation of drug policy. Patrol Officer Waylon DeGraw.

Conduct Code Violation

LOCATION: Emerson Hall

SUMMARY: Officer reported odor of marijuana. Three person judicially referred for violating drug policy. Master Patrol Officer Steve Rounds.

Fire Alarm

LOCATION: Circle Apartment 130

SUMMARY: Simplex reported fire alarm. Activation caused by burnt food. System reset. Fire Protection Specialist Max Noble.

Possession of Marijuana

LOCATION: East Tower

SUMMARY: Caller reported odor of marijuana. Two persons judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Patrol Officer Waylon DeGraw.

April 11

Possession of Marijuana

LOCATION: Substation Road

SUMMARY: Officer reported people smoking marijuana. Five persons judicially referred for unlawful possession of marijuana. Master Patrol Officer Steve Rounds.

Conduct Code Violation

LOCATION: Emerson Hall

SUMMARY: Officer reported odor of marijuana. One person judicially referred for violation of drug policy. Patrol Officer Waylon DeGraw.

V&T Violation

LOCATION: R-Lot

SUMMARY: During vehicle stop, officer determined operator intoxicated. Officer issued uniform traffic ticket for Ithaca Town Court for DWI, BAC greater then .08 percent and campus summons for speed in zone and for stopping in the roadway. Person also judicially referred for criminal conduct and having a fictitious license. Master Patrol Officer Steve Rounds.

Conduct Code Violation

LOCATION: Lower Quad

SUMMARY: Caller reported unresponsive person with unknown cause. Person declined medical assistance with ambulance staff and judicially referred for irresponsible use of alcohol. Patrol Officer Steve Ward.

Fire Alarm

LOCATION: Garden Apartment 28

SUMMARY: Caller reported fire in microwave. Resident used fire extinguisher to put fire out. Officers confirmed and IFD was advised of incident. Patrol Officer Jon Elmore.

Medical Assist

LOCATION: Terrace 1

SUMMARY: Caller reported having chest pains. Person declined medical assistance from ambulance staff. Sergeant Terry O’Pray.

Conduct Code Violation

LOCATION: Emerson Hall

SUMMARY: Caller reported odor of marijuana. One person judicially referred for underage possession of alcohol and four people warned for drug violations. Patrol Officer Waylon DeGraw.

Criminal Mischief

LOCATION: Landon Hall

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person damaged table. Investigation pending. Sergeant Terry O’Pray.

April 12

Fire Alarm

LOCATION: Circle Apartments Building 211

SUMMARY: Simplex reported fire alarm. Activation was caused by burnt food. System reset. Sergeant Dirk Hightchew.

Criminal Mischief

LOCATION: Tallcott Hall

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person damaged light fixture. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Waylon DeGraw.

V&T Violation

LOCATION: I-Lot

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown vehicle damaged parked vehicle and left the scene. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Mayra Colon.

Medical Assist  

LOCATION: Eastman Hall

SUMMARY: Caller reported person experiencing asthma attack. Person declined medical assistance from ambulance staff. Patrol Officer Waylon DeGraw.

Safety Hazard

LOCATION: Alumni Hall

SUMMARY: Officer reported coffee pot found left on. Report taken. Patrol Officer Jon Elmore.

 

LOCATION: Hood Hall

SUMMARY: 911 Center reported person on the phone with suicide prevention. Officer located person and they agreed to go to hospital voluntarily. Person transported to hospital but they could not be seen until next day so person returned to campus. Patrol Officer Jon Elmore.