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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 March 15th, 2019 at around 2:00 AM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a dark colored Subaru Sedan on Danby Road (SR 96B) near the entrance to Ithaca College after observing a vehicle failing to designate a turn.  During the course of the...

Deputies observed a red in color Chrysler Town and Country minivan violate NYS vehicle and traffic law lane violations and conducted a traffic stop of the vehicle.  Deputies...

Deputies were responding to a report for an Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle whereas a vehicle and operator description was provided by the victim.  While en route to the area, Deputies located the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop on Ellis Hollow Creek Road. ...

Deputies responded to a reported unauthorized use of a motor vehicle in the Town of Dryden.  Deputies located the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop of a 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser....

On March 10th, 2019, at about 08:50 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies were on patrol on Danby Road in the Town of Danby.  Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the 1800 block of Danby Road on a Nissan sedan for having inadequate headlamps and during a roadside...