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Public Safety Building |  779 Warren Road, Ithaca, NY 14850

Sheriff Derek R. Osborne

Business Office: (607) 257-1345  |  Business Office Hours: 8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency Number: (607) 272-2444
Corrections Division: (607) 257-5316

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January 14, 2022 - Disability Alert Stickers Available

The Tompkins County Sheriff's Office is offering free disability-alert stickers. People with disabilities can alert first responders of their status by using the new disability decals being offered free through this office. The bright yellow stickers give first responders the information they…

January 3, 2022 - DWAI Drugs Arrest

On January 3, 2022 at 9:15 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies stopped a 2012 Volkswagen on Peruville Road in the Town of Dryden for failing to keep right.

Deputies identified the driver as James J. Brink, age 46 of Lansing, NY. Through investigation deputies determined that Brink was…

December 31, 2021 - Driving While Intoxicated Arrest

On December 31, 2021 at 6:40 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a one car roll over on East Shore Drive in the Town of Lansing.

Upon arrival deputies located the crashed vehicle and identified the driver as Kathy A. Leydon, age 28 of Lansing, NY. While…

December 30, 2021 - Petit Larceny Arrest

On December 30, 2021 at 12:37 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to Target located at 40 Catherwood Road in the Village of Lansing for a Theft Complaint.

Deputies interviewed Asset Protection upon arrival who alleged that a male, currently pumping gas at B.J.'s Wholesale…

December 28, 2021 - Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance Arrest

On December 28, 2021 at 10:39 AM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies stopped a vehicle on State Route 13 in the Town of Dryden for no inspection sticker displayed.

Deputies identified the driver as Robert W. Hines, age 51 of Freeville, NY. Through further investigation it was discovered…

December 26, 2021 - Petit Larceny Arrest

On December 26, 2021 at 3:10 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the Target Store located at 40 Catherwood Road in the Village of Lansing for a theft in progress complaint.

Upon arrival deputies located two subjects inside of a vehicle with stolen merchandise. Deputies…

December 24, 2021 - Petit Larceny Arrest

On December 24, 2021 at 3:45 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the Tops Store located at 2300 North Triphammer Road in the Village of Lansing for a larceny complaint.

Subsequent to an investigation, deputies charged Matthew J. Bilyk, age 34 of Ithaca, NY with Petit…

December 11, 2021 - Stolen Vehicle Arrest

On December 11, 2021 Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the area of Dryden-Hartford Road and Keith Lane in the Town of Dryden after receiving a tip that a stolen vehicle was in the area. During the course of their investigation, Deputies observed a vehicle hidden behind a barn and…

December 7, 2021 - Menacing Arrest

On December 7, 2021 at 8:58 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to an address in Newfield for a report of shots fired.

Upon arrival deputies interviewed the parties involved. Through investigation it was determined that Joseph M. Howell, age 36 of Newfield, NY was the…

December 5, 2021 - DWI Arrest

On December 05, 2021, at about 01:05 AM, Tompkins County Sheriff’s Deputies initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle that disregarded a red light and failed to yield the right of way to the deputy at the intersection of State and Fulton Streets in the City of Ithaca.

During the interaction…

December 2, 2021 - DWAI Drugs Arrest

On December 2, 2021, at about 09:38 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff’s Deputies received a complaint of a commercial dump truck that was being operated erratically on State Route 13, near Warren Road, and now partially blocking the intersection.

Upon arrival to the area, the dump truck was…

November 26, 2021 - Menacing Arrest

On November 26, 2021 at approximately 4:10 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a road rage incident that occurred on Dutcher Road in the Town of Dryden, where a male displayed a handgun at another motorist. Tompkins County 911 was able to give out the description of…

November 21, 2021 - Larceny Arrest

On November 21, 2021 at 2:22 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to Target, 40 Catherwood Road in the Village of Lansing for a theft complaint.

Upon arrival Deputies interviewed the suspect who was identified by security, Alicia M. Mcfarland, age 25 of Ithaca, NY. McFarland…

November 7, 2021 - Criminal Mischief Arrest

On November 7, 2021 at 6:00 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to 250 Auburn Road, Fingerlakes Residential Center for a criminal mischief complaint.

Upon arrival deputies were informed by staff that the sprinkler system was damaged. Through further investigation deputies…

November 6, 2021 - Petit Larceny Arrest

On November 6, 2021 at 8:08 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a traffic complaint on State Route 13 in the Village of Lansing. It was reported that a pedestrian was unsafely pushing a shopping cart and bicycle down the highway.

Deputies located the subject pushing the…

October 31, 2021 - Felony Criminal Mischief Arrest

On October 31, 2021 Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a residential parking lot in the Town of Groton for a reported criminal mischief. Upon arriving to the scene deputies were told that a male suspect smashed multiple car windows.

Deputies located a male subject with…

October 28, 2021 - Aggravated DWI Arrest

On October 28, 2021 at 5:25 AM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a one car crash on Sovocool Hill Road in the Town of Groton.

Upon arrival deputies located the driver of the vehicle. The driver was identified as Hailie Mayo, age 20 of Groton, NY. Through further…

October 21, 2021 - Arrest (Update to October 14, 2021 Shooting)

On October 21,2021 at approximately 4:50 PM the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office arrested Clifton E. Bibbins, a 38-year-old male from Utica, NY. The Ithaca-Tompkins County Specialized Response Team (SRT) was utilized to take Bibbins into custody. The purpose of their deployment was to increase…

October 14, 2021 - Shooting

On Thursday 10/14/2021 at about 11:10pm, deputies responded to the Milton Meadows Apartments located at 10 Robins Way in the Town of Lansing for a reported home invasion shooting. Upon arrival, deputies located a 31 year-old male who had suffered a gun shot wound to his foot and lacerations to…

September 19, 2021 - Shooting

On Sunday 09/19/2021 at about 8:24pm, deputies responded to the Overlook Apartments located at 120 West Hill Circle in the Town of Ithaca for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, deputies located a 34 year-old male from Ithaca, NY who had suffered a gun shot wound. The victim was transported by…

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