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Ithaca Police Department reports multiple shots fired on South Hill

By | Apr 24, 2022

At 1:09 a.m. April 24, the Ithaca Police Department (IPD) responded to a multiple shots fired incident on South Hill according to a press release by IPD Lieutenant Barry Banfield.


Investigation open for forcible touching incident

By | Apr 20, 2022

A woman reported four male subjects had grabbed her and touched her against her will at approximately 9:45 p.m. April 17.


Suspects identified in pellet gun case

By | Feb 22, 2022

At around 10:30 p.m. the night of Monday, Feb. 21, an Ithaca College student was struck twice by airsoft pellets.


IC community reacts to mayor Svante Myrick’s resignation

By | Feb 2, 2022

Myrick accepted a leading position at People for the American Way. Myrick will be replaced by common council representative Laura A. Lewis.


College encourages student safety in Ithaca community

By | Dec 1, 2021

Dean of Students Bonnie Prunty and Bill Kerry, executive director of the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management, are reminding students to be safe and aware of their surroundings.


Bomb threat at Cornell University found not credible

By | Nov 10, 2021

Local police determined that Nov. 7 a bomb threat at Cornell University was not credible.


Third suspect still at large after shots-fired incident by Cornell

By | Nov 10, 2021

After multiple shelter-in-place orders at Cornell University and other local schools during the afternoon Nov. 9, local police have apprehended two out of three suspects.


UPDATE: Cornell University cleared after bomb threat

By | Nov 7, 2021

Cornell University Police received a call of bombs being placed in Law School, Goldwin Smith, Upson Hall and Kennedy Hall at 2:12 p.m.


Tompkins County and Ithaca pass public safety reforms

By | Apr 8, 2021

The Tompkins County Legislature and the Ithaca Common Council each voted to approve a set of resolutions seeking to reform local law enforcement.


Editorial: Abolishing police is a threat when policing still exists

By | Mar 4, 2021

The systems that were designed to protect society do not include Black people. Our current policing system upholds systems of oppression.


Ithaca community reacts to public safety reform

By | Mar 4, 2021

The proposed plans for public safety reform in Ithaca are receiving mixed reactions from the Ithaca community. 


Explosive materials found in hate crime suspect’s home

By | Oct 30, 2020

The Ithaca Police Department said a hate crime suspect is no longer in the community. Anti-Semitic and racist posters and vandalism were found on local businesses.