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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

September 21, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

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Public Safety Log: August 15–21

August 15

Medical Assist

LOCATION: Terrace 1

SUMMARY: Caller reported feeling ill, possibly from excessive heat. Officer provided water. Master Patrol Officer Brad Bates.

August 16

Burglary

LOCATION: Circle Apartments

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person entered apartment and stole television and speaker. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Jenny Valentin.

August 17

Safety Hazard

LOCATION: Hill Center

SUMMARY: Caller reported oil spill. Officers cleaned spill area. Environmental Safety Specialist Mark Ross.

Motor Vehicle Accident

LOCATION: Butterfield Stadium

SUMMARY: Caller reported vehicle and fence property damage in motor vehicle accident. Report taken. Master Patrol Officer Chris Teribury.

August 18

Fire Alarm

LOCATION: Circle Apartments

SUMMARY: Simplex reported fire alarm. Activation caused by burnt food. System reset. Master Patrol Officer Dan Austic.

Motor Vehicle Accident

LOCATION: S-Lot

SUMMARY: Caller reported two-car property damage in motor vehicle accident. Report taken. Master Patrol Officer Bob Jones.

August 19

Motor Vehicle Accident

LOCATION: Office of Public Safety Parking Lot

SUMMARY: Complainant reported tipped over ATV or scooter caused personal injury in motor vehicle accident. Person injured hands and was provided first aid. Further medical assistance declined. Report taken. Master Patrol Officer Bob Jones.

Medical Assist

LOCATION: Rowland Hall

SUMMARY: Caller reported allergic reaction to an unknown source. Person was transported to Cayuga Medical Center by ambulance. Master Patrol Officer Dan Austic.

Accidental Property Damage

LOCATION: Smiddy Hall

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person damaged wall. Officer determined wall damage was accidentally caused by door striking wall during normal use. Report taken. Sergeant Terry O’Pray.

August 20

Drug Violation

LOCATION: Terrace 4

SUMMARY: Caller reported smoke being blown out the window. Officer judicially referred one person for unlawful possession of marijuana. Patrol Officer Waylon DeGraw.

Larceny

LOCATION: Flora Brown Drive

SUMMARY: Officer reported unknown person stole barricades.  Investigation pending. Patrol Officer John Tagliavento.

August 21

Criminal Tampering

LOCATION: Circle Lot 1

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person let air out of tires of vehicle. Officer determined air pressure lost was due to extensive distance traveled. Criminal tampering unfounded. Master Patrol Officer Bob Jones.