Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 4:17 PM on Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Homer Police

Jan. 10

A caller at 6:33 p.m. reported seeing a flare somewhere behind the high school.

Jan. 11

Police at 8:34 a.m. issued a summons to a 60-year-old man for failure to provide proof of insurance.

A woman at 7:37 p.m. made a 911 call of a man possibly blacking out at a Bay Vista Court home. Police responded but the victim was gone on arrival.

Jan. 12

Police at 3:13 a.m. found four cars blocking snow removal on Grubstake Avenue. Police warned the registered owners that they parked in violation of city ordinances and should move their cars.

A woman at 2:16 p.m. made a 911 call that her husband was drunk, verbally assaultive and refused to leave their Kramer Lane home.

A drunk man at 4:28 p.m. came to the police station and said he had been assaulted. Police advised EMTs.

A man at 10:40 p.m. reported three men who appeared to be smoking marijuana in a black car parked on Felix Circle.

Jan. 13

A caller at 9:56 a.m. reported a driver ran a red flashing light on a school bus near Mile 1.5 East End Road.

A man at 12:26 p.m. said his Greatland Street neighbor shoveled snow in the direction of his building's foundation.

A woman at 4:40 p.m. reported her daughter sent her a text message saying she was afraid to be at her father's house. Police responded.

A man at 5:55 p.m. reported a driver in a car almost sideswiped his car on the Sterling Highway and drove off. Police responded. The caller said he didn't want to pursue the matter further.

Jan. 14

A man at 1:12 p.m. reported being threatened by another person with a gun at a Ben Walters Lane address. Police responded.

Police at 2:07 p.m. checked on a possibly suicidal woman. The woman was taken to South Peninsula Hospital.

A caller at 4:30 p.m. reported a drunk man loitered around a Sterling Highway store most of the day and tried to cash a non-negotiable check. Police took the man to a safe place.

A foreclosure company worker at 6 p.m. reported a heating system was removed from a foreclosed home on Hunter Street last April.

Police at 8:13 p.m. helped a harbor officer and firefighters with a dog that fell overboard in the Homer Harbor. The dog's owner rescued the dog.

Police at 10:36 p.m. contacted a 51-year-old man driving on Main Street and arrested him for driving while license revoked, avoidance of an ignition interlock device and violating probation.

Jan. 15

A caller at 2:45 a.m. reported a dead moose on the side of East End Road. Police responded. A charity recovered the moose meat.

Jan. 16

A person at 5:51 a.m. made a 911 call and police heard fighting in the background on an open line. Police responded to a Grubstake Avenue home. No crime was committed, but the parties were separated.