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Posted inCrime & Courts

City, IPD officer Barksdale reach settlement in termination battle over sex crime investigations

ITHACA, N.Y.—The City of Ithaca and Ithaca Police Department Investigator Christine Barksdale have reached a settlement agreement that resolves the legal battle over Barksdale’s termination. The city sought Barksdale’s termination starting in January 2020. It was stated at the time that an investigator in the Ithaca Police Department had perpetrated a “deeply troubling failure” to […]