Public Safety Alerts

Burglary in Friends Hall

The Ithaca College Office of Public Safety is investigating a burglary that occurred in Friends Hall between 6:00 AM on 07/18/11 and 9:00 AM on 07/19/11.  

Information received indicates that an unknown person(s) stole two computers and two overhead projectors from two different first floor classrooms.  At least one of these rooms was locked at the time of the theft and the investigation did not reveal any signs of forced entry into either of the classrooms.  It is unknown whether access was gained through unlawful or unauthorized access to any of these rooms or locations.


Over the last four days, several incidents have occurred in this concentrated area, consisting of computer equipment being stolen from Job Hall, Friends Hall and Textor Hall. At this time, it is unknown if any of these incidents are related.  


The campus community is reminded to immediately report any unusual or suspicious persons, vehicles or activity. Anyone with information pertaining to these incidents is asked to immediately contact the Office of Public Safety at (607) 274-3333.



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.