Public Safety Alerts

Burglary in Hilliard Hall and the East Tower



Public Safety Alert

Ithaca College Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management



The Ithaca College Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management is investigating two reported burglaries. According to the complainants, an unknown person(s) entered their rooms and stole text books.  The crimes occurred in Hilliard Hall and in the East Tower. The time frame is over the break period from 12/19/2012 to 01/20/2013. There were no signs of forced entry.

All the members of the campus community are reminded to always lock their rooms or apartments doors and windows and immediately report suspicious activity to the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management.  The public is encouraged to report any crimes of a similar nature to Public Safety.



In accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act [20 USC 1092 (f)], otherwise known as the “Clery Act,” the College is required to provide the campus community timely warning of certain crimes and other conditions that pose a serious or ongoing threat to life and safety. The College meets this notification requirement through the issuance of a “Public Safety Alert” intended to aid in the prevention of similar crimes and provide cautionary measures for the campus community. Clery crimes are as follows: aggravated assault, arson, burglary, murder and non-negligent homicide, robbery, sexual offenses (forcible and non-forcible), motor vehicle theft, and hate crimes (in accordance with Clery reporting categories for prejudice). For additional information concerning timely warnings, crime disclosure and crime reporting, visit /sacl/safety/docs/AnnualSecRep/ to view the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report. You may request a hard copy of this publication by calling 607-274-3353 or in person at the Office of Public Safety.


   Immediately report crime, unusual or suspicious activity to Public Safety:

Call 911 for emergencies

Call 607-274-3333 for non-emergencies

Use any “blue light” telephone

Report anonymously at 607-274-1060