Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Ithaca, NY or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Sunday Dec 1 | via Binghamton University Pipe Dream
After four straight losses to start the season, the Bearcats stormed back from a nine-point deficit to defeat host New Mexico, 58-53, in the first round of the tournament Friday night at the Pit in Albuquerque, N.M., only to fall victim to Arkansas' elite defense in the final round on Saturday night, 72-23. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 26 | via Concord Monitor
Former sergeant Joe Kelley has been fired from the Weare Police Department for "violations of internal policies and procedures," Chief John Velleca said yesterday. Comment?
Friday Nov 22 | via NewsChannel 9 WSYR
Two men are under arrest after a robbery that was reported in Tompkins County on Wednesday. Comment?
Friday Nov 22 | via WSTM-TV Syracuse
Troopers say 45-year-old Resean Hues and 32-year-old Stevaun Punter threatened the victim with a knife and handgun and stole $350. Comment?
Friday Nov 22 | via Press & Sun-Bulletin
State police have arrested two men in connection with a violent armed robbery at 1661 Trumansburg Road in the Town of Ulysses. Comment?
Thursday Nov 21 | via Free Republic
An incident on November 16, 2013 at the edge of the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, NY, appears to fit this pattern of an unprovoked, seemingly random sucker punch to the face of a stranger without any apparent robbery or other motive : November 18, 2013 Assault reported on University Ave, near Lake St, 11/16/13 The Ithaca Police Department is ... (more) Comment?
Thursday Nov 21 | via Press & Sun-Bulletin
Individuals charged with criminal offenses noted in this column will face a court proceeding to determine whether they are guilty of the charges. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 19 | via 14850 Today
A Cornell University employee was able to escape after being confronted by a knife-wielding assailant who demanded cash. Comment?
Friday Nov 15 | via Press & Sun-Bulletin
Somewhere, a two-dimensional duck, lamb and cow are on the loose. Three painted wood panels that were part of an installation by Ithaca artist Mary Beth Ihnken were removed last week from the west exterior wall of the Tompkins County Public Library. Comment?