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April 24, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Cornell student arrested and charged with rape in first degree

By | Apr 2, 2013

The Ithaca Police Department along with Cornell University Police have arrested Peter Mesko, 22, and charged him with rape in the first degree, according to an IPD press release.

Two IC art students arrested for graffiti

By | Mar 24, 2013

Two Ithaca College seniors were arrested Friday night and charged with making graffiti on the north end of the Columbia Street Pedestrian Bridge.

Public Safety investigating report of man with handgun

By | Feb 23, 2013

The Office of Public Safety is investigating a report of a man entering Dillingham Center with a handgun around 9 p.m. Friday.

Ithaca police crack down on distracted drivers

By | Feb 21, 2013

Ithaca Police Department has received a grant from the New York State Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee which has begun a new initiative to target distracted drivers.

Firefighters face cuts while college calls rise

By | Nov 1, 2012

While the Ithaca Fire Department faces budget cuts because of the proposed 2013 city budget, fire alarm activations reported from the college this year have seen notable increase.

IPD reports unattended death in “the Jungle”

By | Oct 17, 2012

The Ithaca Police Department reported the unattended death of a homeless resident Monday morning.

Sexual assault reported off campus

By | Oct 14, 2012

Ithaca College Office of Public Safety and the Ithaca Police Department are investigating a reported physical and sexual assault off campus.

Police identify suspect in officer shooting

By | Oct 13, 2012

The Ithaca Police Department has identified a suspect in the shooting of a police officer during a foot chase Friday night.

Police arrest suspect in officer shooting

By | Oct 12, 2012

The Ithaca Police Department has arrested a man who shot a police officer around 11 p.m. Thursday near the West Village apartment complex on West Hill.

String of assaults puts Cornell on alert

By | Sep 3, 2012

A string of three reported assaults Sunday morning has led to a crime alert on the Cornell University campus and investigations by the Cornell University Police Department and the Ithaca Police Department.

Police report downtown power outage

By | May 4, 2012

There are power outages in the downtown and East Hill areas of the City of Ithaca, according to a press release issued earlier tonight by the Ithaca Police Department.

Crews extinguish morning fire

By | Apr 29, 2012

A porch on 132 University Ave. by Cornell University caught on fire early this morning, but crews were able to quickly extinguish its flames, according to a press release penned by IFD assistant fire chief Daniel Tier III.