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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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The Criminal Investigation Division of the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office is responsible for investigating felony level crimes including homicide, robbery, burglary, sex offenses, high level assaults, narcotics violations, and crimes against children.

Additionally, C.I.D. is responsible for all crime scene processing, photography, and forensic evidence gathering and handling. C.I.D. has trained Investigators in the fields of crime scene investigation, interview and interrogation, fire scene investigation, photography, and child sexual abuse investigation.

During large scale criminal investigations, C.I.D. often works in collaboration with other area law enforcement agencies in order to pool resources and more effectively solve crime.

Criminal Investigations Division Supervisor: Lieutenant Kenneth Field, Jr.


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