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September 21, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

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Public Safety Log: July 26 – Aug. 14

July 26

Burglary

LOCATION: Circle Apartments

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person entered residence and stole bicycle and computer equipment. Complainant also reported vehicle in parking lot was entered and moved. Master Patrol Officer Bruce Holmstock.

July 27

Fire alarm

LOCATION: Circle Apartments

SUMMARY: Simplex reported fire alarm. Activation caused by burnt food. System reset. Patrol Officer Waylon DeGraw.

July 28

Rape

LOCATION: East Tower

SUMMARY: New York State Police reported investigating a sexual assault complaint which had occurred in Feb. 2016, in which two people had sexual intercourse and one of them was not able to give consent because of age. The perpetrator was arrested by NYSP, and this person will also be judicially referred. Sergeant Tom Dunn.

Criminal mischief

LOCATION: Facilities Parking Lot

SUMMARY: Complainant reported unknown person damaged vehicle. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Jennilee Valentin.

Motor vehicle accident

LOCATION: Visitor Lot

SUMMARY: Caller reported two-car property damage from a motor vehicle accident. Report taken. Master Patrol Officer Chris Teribury.

July 29

Larceny

LOCATION: Center for Natural Sciences

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person stole cameras. Sergeant Ron Hart.

July 31

Medical assist

LOCATION: Center for Natural Sciences

SUMMARY: 911 center reported person having anxiety attack. Person was transported to hospital by ambulance staff. Patrol Officer Waylon DeGraw.

August 2

Larceny

LOCATION: J-Lot

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person stole tables. Investigation pending. OfficerJohn Tagliavento.

Motor vehicle accident

LOCATION: Facilities Parking Lot

SUMMARY: Complainant reported car/post property damage motor vehicle accident. Report taken. Officer John Tagliavento.

August 4

medical assist

LOCATION: Y-Lot

SUMMARY: 911 center reported person having a severe
reaction to a bee sting. Person was given medical attention by ambulance staff. Patrol Officer Jennilee Valentin.

August 5

Fire alarm

LOCATION: Terrace 7

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

August 7

Assist park police

LOCATION: Office of Public Safety

SUMMARY: New York State Park Police reported person who was arrested for driving while intoxicated and requested assistance with chemical test. Ithaca College officer assisted and conducted test for intoxication. Patrol Officer Waylon DeGraw.

August 8

V&T Violation

LOCATION: O-Lot

SUMMARY: Complainant reported vehicle damaged a parked vehicle then left the scene. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Lance Clark.

August 11

Safety hazard

LOCATION: Academic Quad

SUMMARY: Officer reported equipment leaked hydraulic fluid. Spill cleaned and equipment repaired. Fire and Building Safety Coordinator Charlie Sherman.

Suspicious circumstance

LOCATION: Campus Center

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person on the phone caused concern. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Bob Jones.

August 12

criminal tampering

LOCATION: Circle Apartments

SUMMARY: Officer reported investigating a trouble alarm and found an unknown person had tampered with smoke detector. Officer also reported finding marijuana paraphernalia. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Jennilee Valentin.

Change in case status

LOCATION: Office of Public Safety

SUMMARY: Officer interviewed person about tampering with smoke detector and marijuana found in Circle Apartment Building 181 on this day. Person judicially referred. Patrol Officer Jennilee Valentin.

August 13

suspicious circumstance

LOCATION: Roy H. Park School of Communications

SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person made alarming phone calls. Investigation pending. Master Patrol Officer Brad Bates.

August 14

Criminal trespass

LOCATION: Boathouse

SUMMARY: Officer reported unknown person tampered with screen and entered area. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer John Tagliavento.

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