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Tompkins County Sheriff's Office
Public Safety Building
779 Warren Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

Derek R. Osborne, Sheriff 
Business Office: (607) 257-1345

Non-Emergency Number:
(607) 272-2444 

Emergency Number:911
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Media Releases

On April 8th, 2019, the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office investigated a narcotics complaint in the Village of Groton. Because of the investigation, a narcotics search warrant was executed on the location. Drugs, drug paraphernalia, scales, packaging material,...

On April 1st, 2019 at approximately 9:10 PM, deputies responded to the area of State Route 13 and Etna Lane in the Town of Dryden for a report of a motor vehicle collision.

Several callers had reported to 911 that the collision involved a car and a pedestrian and...

On March 29th, 2019 at around 1:43 AM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Etna Road, Town of Dryden after observing a smaller sedan speeding.  Deputies interviewed the driver, Paul E. Hyde, age 48 of Freeville, NY.  During their interview,...

The suspect in yesterday's shots fired call at 301 Maple Ave in the Town of Ithaca has been identified at Jesse B. HILL, age 23 of Elmira, NY.  HILL has been charged with Robbery in the First Degree (Class B Felony).  HILL is being held at the Tompkins County Jail.  The...