Master Patrol Officer Jay VanVolkinburg passed away Wednesday night at the age of 51.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.