Central New York News
12:35 pm
Thu August 28, 2014

Ithaca Mayor Myrick: Outfit Police In Body Cameras

Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick.
Credit Svante Myrick

Following an incident Aug. 9 in which an out-of-uniform police officer ordered two unarmed African American teenagers to the ground at gunpoint during an arson and burglary investigation, the mayor of Ithaca has introduced an eight-point plan for excellence in policing. Mayor Svante Kyrick says the plan includes outfitting police with on-body cameras, which the mayor says has shown good results in other cities.

New York News
11:15 pm
Thu July 25, 2013

Burlington and Ithaca on Kiplinger Top Ten List

Burlington, VT waterfront
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

Burlington VT and Ithaca NY are ranked in Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s top ten list of Great Places to Live.

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