Seek to establish the truth regarding a given event or crime by objectively pursuing facts through crime scene processing, evidence collection, and reconstruction. We seek to find the truth, free the wrongly accused, and hold the guilty accountable.
Sgt. Slattery (Team Commander)
Sgt. Tomberelli (Assistant Team Commander)
Inv. Cady (Team Leader)
Inv. Allard (Team Leader)
Inv. McKenna (CSU Investigator)
Ofc. Eric Doane
Ofc. Ben Buck
Ofc. Greg Herz
Ofc. James Balyszak
Ofc. Matthew Schweiger
2019 Call Outs
In 2019, the Ithaca Police Crime Scene Unit processed 18 incidents. 8 scenes processed from CSU members on patrol, and 10 through team call-outs.
Narcotics Search Warrants
MVA Crash Processing Assist
In 2019 CSU had 7 team training days scheduled. CSU was able to conduct 5 of these trainings. The following training topics were covered during team trainings:
Gun Processing/ Test Firing
2 Joint Crash/ CSU Scenarios
Autopsy Procedures/ Photography Review
Policy Review, Roles, and Responsibilities
Additionally, 2 members attended Basic Blood Spatter analysis course held by Forensics Pieces Inc.