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Cornell University Police Department

The Daily Crime Log is published in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. It contains the previous 60 days of criminal and other significant incidents reported to the Cornell Police Department occurring within its patrol jurisdiction and on the university's on-campus, non-campus, and public property, as defined by the Law.

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Incident Type Report Number Reported Occurred Location Narrative Disposition
Larceny 23-02280 01/26/2023 23:24 01/25/2023 14:00 - 01/25/2023 17:00 140 Goldwin Smith Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding the theft of their unsecured Apple Air Pods and Patagonia jacket. Value: $380.00
Closed
Trespass 23-02256 01/26/2023 20:50 01/26/2023 20:50 - 01/26/2023 22:06 Anabel Taylor Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from an individual regarding a possible trespassing. It was determined to be an event that was open to the public.
Unfounded
Aggravated Harassment 23-02253 01/26/2023 20:33 05/01/2022 17:33 - 01/26/2023 19:00 Barton Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a student that has received several harassing messages from a known individual.
Closed
Aggravated Harassment 23-02243 01/26/2023 15:25 01/26/2023 15:25 - 01/26/2023 20:17 Malott Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a student that has received harassing emails and text messages from an unknown individual(s). It has been determined that these harassing messages did not occur.
Closed
Larceny 23-02235 01/26/2023 13:07 12/08/2022 14:00 - 01/26/2023 08:00 395 Pine Tree Road Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding the theft of two Dell computer docking stations and a label maker. Value: $300.00
Pending
Agency Assistance 23-02232 01/26/2023 10:28 01/26/2023 10:28 - 01/26/2023 11:37 Thurston Avenue Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported fraud complaint.
Pending
Larceny 23-02199 01/25/2023 22:28 01/25/2023 08:00 - 01/25/2023 14:00 LR#7 Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding the theft of their Apple AirPods from the Unit #1 Common Area. The AirPods were recovered intact. Value: $250.00
Closed
Agency Assistance 23-02140 01/25/2023 01:13 01/25/2023 01:13 - 01/25/2023 02:53 Dryden Road & Oak Avenue Cornell University Police assisted the Syracuse City Police Department with an active warrant.
Closed
Traffic Offense 23-02139 01/25/2023 00:51 01/25/2023 00:51 - 01/25/2023 02:47 Dryden Road & Oak Avenue Blanchard, Skylar L., Cortland, NY was referred to Ithaca City Court.
Arrest
Larceny 23-02070 01/24/2023 07:03 01/20/2023 06:20 - 01/24/2023 00:06 West Avenue Baker Flag Pole Officer dispatched to take a report regarding the theft of the American Flag from the Flag Pole. It was determined the Flag was taken down and stored for safe keeping while the mast is under repair.
Unfounded
Agency Assistance 23-02034 01/23/2023 23:31 01/23/2023 23:21 - 01/24/2023 00:24 College Avenue & Oak Avenue Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with an active warrant.
Closed
Drugs 23-02032 01/23/2023 22:30 01/23/2023 22:30 - 01/23/2023 23:37 104 Mary Ann Wood Drive An individual has been referred to the Office of Student Conduct.
Arrest
Agency Assistance 23-01995 01/23/2023 15:01 01/23/2023 15:01 - 01/23/2023 15:05 Stewart Avenue Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with requested pedigree information.
Closed
Larceny 23-01988 01/23/2023 12:30 01/23/2023 12:30 - 01/23/2023 13:03 Ganedago Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding the theft of two Exit signs from the third and fourth floors. Value: $100.00
Closed
Burglary 23-01987 01/23/2023 12:22 01/19/2023 19:00 - 01/23/2023 11:39 Kennedy Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding a storage room ransacked and various items stolen.
Pending
Alcohol Offense 23-01949 01/23/2023 01:57 01/23/2023 01:57 - 01/23/2023 03:00 Robert Purcell Community Center An individual has been referred to the Office of Student Conduct.
Arrest
Alcohol Offense 23-01856 01/22/2023 03:10 01/22/2023 03:10 - 01/22/2023 03:58 Alice Cook House An individual has been referred to the Office of Student Conduct.
Arrest
Agency Assistance 23-01755 01/21/2023 07:32 01/21/2023 07:32 - 01/21/2023 08:33 117 N. Cayuga Street Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported possible burglary complaint.
Closed
Agency Assistance 23-01738 01/21/2023 02:05 01/21/2023 01:45 - 01/21/2023 02:22 Dryden Road Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported medical emergency.
Closed
Agency Assistance 23-01631 01/20/2023 06:04 01/20/2023 06:04 - 01/20/2023 06:40 Dryden Road & Game Farm Road Cornell University Police assisted the Tompkins County 911 Center with a reported suspicious circumstance complaint.
Closed
Criminal Mischief 23-01600 01/19/2023 23:17 01/19/2023 23:00 - 01/20/2023 00:15 Mennen Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding an unknown individual(s) maliciously deploying a ground floor fire extinguisher.
Closed
Agency Assistance 23-01285 01/16/2023 17:59 01/16/2023 17:59 - 01/16/2023 18:08 E. Seneca Street Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with requested pedigree information.
Closed
Agency Assistance 23-01282 01/16/2023 17:29 01/16/2023 17:29 - 01/16/2023 19:44 E. Seneca Street Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported criminal possession of stolen property complaint.
Closed
Disorderly Conduct 23-01020 01/13/2023 17:12 01/13/2023 17:12 - 01/13/2023 17:36 Pleasant Grove Road & Jessup Road Bus Stop Office dispatched to take a report regarding a male individual being loud and disruptive on a TCAT bus. The individual was located, identified and vacated the bus.
Closed
Traffic Offense 23-00961 01/12/2023 22:39 01/12/2023 22:39 - 01/12/2023 01:05 Campus Road & College Avenue Peters, James A., Willseyville, NY was referred to Ithaca City Court.
Arrest
Criminal Mischief,
Violation Local Ordinance
23-00879 01/11/2023 19:51 01/11/2023 17:00 - 01/11/2023 20:58 West & University Avenue Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding a stop sign damaged by an unknown projectile.
Closed
Traffic Offense 23-00713 01/09/2023 20:41 01/09/2023 20:41 - 01/09/2023 21:39 Tower Road & Wing Drive Simmons, Deshawn R., Astoria, NY was referred to Ithaca Town Court.
Arrest
Agency Assistance 23-00681 01/09/2023 12:57 01/09/2023 12:57 - 01/09/2023 13:39 Barton Hall Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a requested cell phone acquisition.
Closed
Agency Assistance 23-00556 01/07/2023 16:03 01/04/2023 20:24 - 01/04/2023 20:40 121 Dryden Road Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported criminal mischief complaint.
Pending
Agency Assistance 23-00554 01/07/2023 13:34 01/07/2023 13:34 - 01/07/2023 13:55 S. Geneva Street Cornell University Police assisted the Tompkins County 911 Center with requested pedigree information.
Closed
Fraud 23-00494 01/06/2023 23:00 01/06/2023 20:38 - 01/06/2023 20:39 Barton Hall Officer dispatched to take a report regarding a mass email detailing a fraudulent Cornell job offer.
Closed
Larceny 23-00467 01/06/2023 12:47 12/21/2022 00:00 - 01/06/2023 01:30 Hasbrouck Apartments Officer dispatched to take a report from an individual regarding the theft of two wedding rings.
Pending
Larceny 23-00377 01/05/2023 10:45 12/22/2022 18:00 - 12/26/2022 07:00 130 Arboretum Road Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding the theft of a 18-foot Alpine Fir tree. Value: $500.00
Closed
Violation Local Ordinance 23-00368 01/05/2023 08:42 12/05/2022 00:00 - 01/05/2023 12:12 Lab of Ornithology Parking Area Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding household personal garbage being dumped in the ditch along the east parking lot area.
Closed
Agency Assistance 23-00320 01/04/2023 12:57 01/04/2023 12:57 - 01/04/2023 13:40 E. Seneca Street Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported possible burglary complaint.
Closed
Trespass 23-00313 01/04/2023 07:09 01/04/2023 07:09 - 01/04/2023 08:39 Physical Sciences Tarbah, Robert K., Ithaca, NY was referred to Ithaca City Court.
Arrest
Traffic Offense 23-00269 01/03/2023 17:49 01/03/2023 17:49 - 01/03/2023 21:56 Garden Avenue & Campus Road Marquart, Michael S., Dallas, PA was referred to Ithaca City Court.
Arrest
Trespass 23-00226 01/03/2023 09:02 01/03/2023 09:02 - 01/03/2023 10:10 Morrill Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding an unknown individual sleeping in the third floor lounge. Upon officers arrival the individual had left the area.
Pending
Agency Assistance 22-32392 12/30/2022 20:41 12/30/2022 20:41 - 12/30/2022 22:02 221 Eddy Street Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported suspicious circumstance complaint.
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-31972 12/26/2022 13:57 12/26/2022 13:57 - 12/26/2022 14:04 Barton Hall Cornell University Police assisted the Irvine Police Department with requested pedigree information.
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-31888 12/25/2022 20:09 12/25/2022 20:09 - 12/25/2022 20:13 Ithaca Police Department Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with requested pedigree information.
Closed
Trespass 22-31737 12/23/2022 18:31 12/23/2022 18:31 - 12/23/2022 18:56 13 South Avenue Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding two unknown male individuals in the secured building. The individuals were located and it was determined that they had permission to be in the house.
Closed
Larceny 22-31620 12/22/2022 08:58 09/01/2022 00:00 - 12/21/2022 00:00 Ganedago Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding the theft of 5 Exit signs. Value: $750.00
Closed
Larceny 22-31621 12/22/2022 08:58 09/01/2022 00:00 - 12/21/2022 00:00 Hu Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding the theft of 3 Exit signs. Value: $450.00
Closed
Larceny 22-31622 12/22/2022 08:57 09/01/2022 00:00 - 12/21/2022 00:00 Toni Morrison Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding the theft of 3 Exit signs. Value: $450.00
Closed
Larceny 22-31616 12/22/2022 08:56 09/01/2022 00:00 - 12/21/2022 00:00 Ginsburg Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding the theft of 15 Exit signs. Value: $2250.00
Closed
Traffic Offense 22-31473 12/20/2022 09:27 12/20/2022 09:27 - 12/20/2022 09:52 Feeney Way & Campus Road Stiner, Kaitlyn E., Ithaca, NY was referred to Ithaca City Court.
Arrest
Traffic Offense 22-31432 12/19/2022 17:43 12/19/2022 17:43 - 12/19/2022 18:14 Thurston & Wait Avenue Miller, Jamal M., Elmira, NY was referred to Ithaca City Court.
Arrest
Traffic Offense 22-31398 12/19/2022 12:03 12/19/2022 12:03 - 12/19/2022 12:30 Pine Tree Road & Maple Avenue Williams, Jahrell, Rochester, NY was referred to Ithaca Town Court.
Arrest
Criminal Mischief 22-31278 12/17/2022 14:36 12/15/2022 11:00 - 12/17/2022 14:36 150 Triphammer Road Exterior Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding graffiti painted on the northwest corner of the building by an unknown individual(s).
Closed
Trespass 22-31271 12/17/2022 10:37 12/17/2022 10:37 - 12/17/2022 10:54 Von Cramm Hall Exterior Officer dispatched to take a report regarding an individual going through a Cornell owned dumpster. The individual was located, identified, issued a Persona-non-grata and escorted off campus.
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-31231 12/16/2022 17:56 12/16/2022 17:56 - 12/16/2022 18:08 Pine Tree Road & Maple Avenue Cornell University Police assisted the NY State Police & Tompkins County Sheriff's Department with reported 911 calls coming from a moving vehicle.
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-31227 12/16/2022 14:53 12/16/2022 14:53 - 12/16/2022 15:03 Dryden Road Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported domestic complaint.
Closed
Fraud 22-31169 12/15/2022 21:15 12/14/2022 18:01 - 12/15/2022 19:09 McClintock Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a student that is a victim of a fraudulent email job offering. Value: $600.00
Closed
Larceny 22-31082 12/14/2022 11:49 12/14/2022 11:49 - 12/14/2022 12:35 Robert Purcell Community Center Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding an unauthorized transaction on their CUID at Bear Necessities.
Pending
Trespass 22-31077 12/14/2022 09:14 12/14/2022 09:14 - 12/14/2022 09:24 Pine Tree Road Officer dispatched to take a report regarding a suspicious vehicle parked on Cornell owned property. The vehicle was located and determined to be a Uber driver waiting for their next Uber customer. The vehicle relocated without incident.
Closed
Aggravated Harassment 22-30998 12/13/2022 11:06 12/12/2022 08:00 - 12/13/2022 11:06 CCC Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member that has received harassing emails from a known individual.
Closed
Criminal Mischief 22-31005 12/13/2022 00:00 12/09/2022 00:00 - 12/13/2022 14:19 Myron Taylor Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding an unknown individual(s) damaged a ground floor 65" Samsung television. Value: $1610.00
Pending
Agency Assistance 22-30917 12/12/2022 12:40 12/12/2022 12:40 - 12/12/2022 12:40 800 University Ave. Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with requested pedigree information.
Closed
Fraud 22-30911 12/12/2022 10:31 12/12/2022 10:31 - 12/12/2022 11:32 Mary Donlon Hall Officer took a report via telephone from an individual who reported receiving a fraudulent text message.
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-30880 12/12/2022 00:19 12/12/2022 00:19 - 12/12/2022 00:19 Barton Hall Cornell University Police assisted the Elmira Heights Police Department with a transport of their Datamaster.
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-30809 12/10/2022 18:22 12/10/2022 18:22 - 12/10/2022 20:47 Keeton House Cornell University Police assisted the DEC with a trespassing complaint.
Closed
Larceny 22-30807 12/10/2022 17:37 12/09/2022 14:00 - 12/09/2022 14:30 Robert Purcell Community Center Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding the theft of their unsecured laptop and carrying case.
Closed
Larceny 22-30760 12/10/2022 00:17 12/08/2022 22:00 - 12/09/2022 06:00 Toni Morrison Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from two students regarding the theft of their unsecured Burberry coat, Other Stories coat, Kipling backpack and a Kenco backpack from the 4th floor lounge area. Value: $1650.00
Pending
Fraud 22-30733 12/09/2022 14:46 11/15/2022 00:00 - 12/09/2022 14:56 Townhouse F Officer dispatched to take a report from a student that is a victim of an Instagram fraudulent E-check scam.
Pending
Larceny 22-30727 12/09/2022 13:21 11/23/2022 00:00 - 12/09/2022 13:21 Alice Cook House Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding the theft of a hallway wall portrait. Value: $30.00
Closed
Falsely Reporting Incident 22-30720 12/09/2022 10:36 10/20/2022 19:44 - 11/01/2022 19:00 Ginsburg Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding a possible larceny falsely reported.
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-30695 12/09/2022 01:06 12/09/2022 01:06 - 12/09/2022 01:19 Thurston Avenue Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported noise complaint.
Closed
Trespass 22-30652 12/08/2022 10:17 12/08/2022 10:17 - 12/08/2022 10:50 410 Thurston Avenue Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding a known individual trespassing in the building. The individual was located and issued an updated Persona-non-grata and escorted from the area.
Closed
Burglary,
Larceny
22-30651 12/08/2022 09:52 08/01/2022 00:00 - 12/01/2022 11:30 120 Mary Ann Wood Drive Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding the theft of a moose head and a mountain goat head display from the main floor Great Room. Value: $180.00
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-30649 12/08/2022 09:38 12/08/2022 09:38 - 12/08/2022 09:47 Barton Hall Cornell University Police assisted the FDA with a reported fraud complaint.
Closed
Larceny 22-30570 12/07/2022 09:09 12/04/2022 14:00 - 12/04/2022 15:00 Hoy Road Parking Garage Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding the theft a Cornell parking permit from their secured parked vehicle.
Closed
Larceny 22-30516 12/06/2022 17:09 12/06/2022 08:30 - 12/06/2022 17:05 Uris Hall Bike Rack Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding the theft of their secured Specialized Tri-Cross bicycle. Value: $1500.00
Pending
Larceny 22-30515 12/06/2022 17:04 12/06/2022 12:00 - 12/06/2022 16:30 Milstein Hall Bike Rack Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding the theft of the Rock Bros handle bar mitts and a headlamp from their secured bicycle. Value: $50.00
Closed
Drugs 22-30514 12/06/2022 16:59 12/06/2022 16:59 - 12/06/2022 23:06 Lab of Ornithology Parking Area Craig Beaver, Ithaca, NY was referred to Lansing Town Court.
Arrest
Larceny 22-30505 12/06/2022 15:57 12/06/2022 13:30 - 12/06/2022 15:56 Warren Hall Bike Rack Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding the theft of their Specialized green bike helmet and Thule bike bag from their secured bicycle. Value: $220.00
Closed
Criminal Impersonation,
Fraud
22-30500 12/06/2022 11:16 12/06/2022 10:07 - 12/06/2022 13:18 George Jameson Hall Officer dispatched to take a report from a student that is a victim of a fraudulent email job offer.
Pending
Trespass 22-30457 12/06/2022 00:06 12/06/2022 00:06 - 12/06/2022 01:32 Goldwin Smith Hall Officer dispatched to take a report regarding an unaffiliated individual sleeping in the building. The individual was located, identified and issued a Persona-non-grata.
Exceptional Clearance
Alcohol Offense 22-30455 12/05/2022 23:00 12/05/2022 23:00 - 12/05/2022 23:42 R.P.C.C. Bus Stop Two individuals have been referred to the Office of Student Conduct.
Arrest
Agency Assistance 22-30432 12/05/2022 15:18 12/05/2022 15:18 - 12/05/2022 15:31 Barton Hall Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with requested pedigree information.
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-30412 12/05/2022 06:45 12/05/2022 06:45 - 12/05/2022 14:36 151 Dryden Road Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Fire Department with a reported structure fire.
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-30335 12/04/2022 03:08 12/04/2022 03:08 - 12/04/2022 05:19 Ithaca College Campus Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca College Campus Police with a reported medical emergency.
Closed
Violation Local Ordinance 22-30330 12/04/2022 01:34 12/04/2022 01:15 - 12/04/2022 01:36 Stewart Avenue Bridge Officer dispatched to take a report regarding an Ithaca Share Bike located in the west side bridge mesh net.
Closed
Agency Assistance 22-30328 12/04/2022 00:47 12/04/2022 00:40 - 12/04/2022 01:19 112 The Knoll Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported suspicious circumstance complaint.
Closed
Disorderly Conduct 22-30318 12/03/2022 20:02 12/03/2022 20:02 - 12/03/2022 20:20 Lynah Rink An individual has been referred to the Office of Student Conduct.
Arrest
Agency Assistance 22-30316 12/03/2022 18:55 12/03/2022 18:55 - 12/03/2022 18:57 54 Greenbush Street Cornell University Police assisted the Cortland County Sheriff's Department with requested pedigree information.
Closed
Trespass 22-30291 12/03/2022 11:36 12/03/2022 11:36 - 12/03/2022 11:46 Bluegrass Lane Officer dispatched to take a report regarding a possible trespass. The individual was located and it was determined that they had authorized access to be in the area.
Unfounded
Alcohol Offense,
Violation Campus Code
22-30265 12/03/2022 02:04 12/03/2022 02:04 - 12/03/2022 02:34 6 South Avenue An individual has been referred to the Office of Student Conduct.
Arrest
Agency Assistance 22-30264 12/03/2022 01:28 12/03/2022 01:28 - 12/03/2022 02:39 Dewitt Place & Stewart Avenue Cornell University Police assisted the Ithaca Police Department with a reported motor vehicle accident complaint.
Closed
Alcohol Offense 22-30261 12/03/2022 01:00 12/03/2022 01:00 - 12/03/2022 01:38 Cradit Farm Drive An individual has been referred to the Office of Student Conduct.
Arrest
Alcohol Offense 22-30257 12/03/2022 00:30 12/03/2022 00:30 - 12/03/2022 00:58 LR#9 An individual has been referred to the Office of Student Conduct.
Arrest
Trespass 22-30246 12/02/2022 18:57 12/02/2022 18:57 - 12/02/2022 20:12 Vet School Officer dispatched to take a report from a staff member regarding a known individual with an active Persona-non-grata in the building. The area was searched with negative results.
Closed
Harassment,
Robbery
22-30194 12/02/2022 00:31 12/02/2022 00:31 - 12/02/2022 02:45 121 Triphammer Road Two individuals have been referred to the Office of Student Conduct.
Arrest
Alcohol Offense 22-30191 12/02/2022 00:19 12/02/2022 00:19 - 12/02/2022 01:10 1 Forest Park Lane An individual has been referred to the Office of Student Conduct.
Arrest
Extortion 22-30186 12/01/2022 22:00 12/01/2022 22:00 - 12/01/2022 22:43 HR#5 Officer dispatched to take a report from a student regarding an unknown individual threatening to exploit personal photos unless a monetary denomination is exchanged.
Closed




Disposition Status Terms
Arrest See narrative for details.
Exceptional Clearance Identity of the offender is known and there is some reason outside the police control for not arresting, charging, and prosecuting offender.
Pending Complaint is still under active investigation.
Closed Inactive pending further information.
Unfounded Investigation reveals the complaint to be false or baseless.