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

Kenneth W. Lansing, Sheriff 
Business Office: (607) 257-1345

Non-Emergency Number:
(607) 272-2444 

Emergency Number:911
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Media Releases

On July 4th, 2017 at about 10:35PM, Deputies responded to a residence in the Town of Lansing for a burglary in progress complaint.  Deputies learned that upon returning home to the residence with their young children, the homeowner observed a male inside her home.  The...

On July 2nd, 2017 at about 8:25PM, Deputies responded to a residence in the Town of Ithaca for a domestic dispute.  Subsequent to an investigation, deputies learned that a male suspect grabbed the throat of a female victim and held a knife to her face during an argument...

On June 20th, 2017 at about 7:45PM, Deputies responded to 364 Trumbulls Corners Road in the Town of Enfield for a dispute.  Deputies learned that involved parties entered into a verbal dispute over property.  DARRYL J WHITTED (Age 54 of Enfield) then brandished a machete...

On June 20th, 2017 at about 6:10PM, Deputies stopped a red Honda for inadequate

exhaust and a violation of the tint law on Dryden Road in the Town of Dryden.

The driver was identified as NIEVES, ELIUD J JR (Age 42 of Freeville).  Deputies

located a...

On June 18th, 2017 at 8:19 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies were on patrol on NYS Route 13 in the Town of Ithaca.  Deputies were traveling behing a vehicle which was observed striking the guard rail on two occassions and leaving the scene of an accident each time...