Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 4:39 PM on Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Homer Police

Jan. 24

Police at 8:27 a.m. issued a summons to a 24-year-old woman for driving in violation of an instructional permit after contacting her on Bartlett Street.

A man at 3 p.m. reported fraudulent use of his credit card.

A woman at 7:56 p.m. reported hitting a moose with her car on Ocean Drive. Police called a charity to salvage the moose.

A man at 8:11 p.m. reported a possibly injured moose in the road on Lake Street. Police responded and found the moose was OK.

A woman at 8:34 p.m. reported medication was stolen from her unlocked car.

Jan. 25

A caller at 11:07 a.m. reported a drunk woman at a Hillfair Court address. Police and EMTs responded and took the woman to South Peninsula Hospital.

A woman at 12:33 p.m. reported a driver in a flatbed truck hit her car while it was parked at a Greatland Street business and then drove away.

A caller at 4:39 p.m. reported a person who had made previous threats entered the lobby at a Lake Street address. The man left without a problem.

A taxi driver at 7:44 p.m. reported a broken water main on Main Street. Police responded and found a fire hydrant had been sheared off.

Several people at 10:50 p.m. made 911 calls of a car accident with damage on the Sterling Highway near Lake Street. Police cited one driver, a 23-year-old man, for failure to provide proof of insurance.

Police at 10:18 p.m. took a cab out of service on the Sterling Highway for being out of compliance with vehicle inspection. Police also warned the driver for not having a chauffeurs license.

Jan. 26

Police at 1:20 a.m. escorted a driver in a car taking a person having chest pain to the hospital.

Police at 1:52 a.m. checked on a man walking home in bad weather to make sure he arrived safely.

Police at 11:53 p.m. went to an accident involving four cars during a white out on Lake Street at Beluga Slough.

A caller at 2:41 p.m. reported gear falling out of an open compartment on a school bus traveling on the Sterling Highway near West Hill Road.

A caller at 6:33 p.m. reported a pickup truck with a plow left unattended with no lights on in the middle of South Slope Road. Police had the truck towed.

A woman at 6:36 p.m. asked police to remove a drunk man from outside her Svedlund Street home. Police arrested a 38-year-old man for disorderly conduct.

Police at 7:35 p.m. provided backup for troopers at a domestic incident on Greenfield Road.

Jan. 27

A woman at 10:06 a.m. reported someone hit her car while it was parked at Homer High School.

A caller at 1:18 p.m. reported a school bus broken down on East Hill Road with the driver putting out warning triangles. Police notified First Student bus company.

A woman at 3:43 p.m. reported a snowmachine rider driving on Ben Walters Lane and making jumps.

A woman at 4:55 p.m. reported her son acted strangely. Police responded and determined all was OK.

A person at 11:21 p.m. reported a man staggering in the roadway on the Sterling Highway. Police took the man home.

Jan. 28

A caller at 8:16 a.m. reported a 90-year-old man had died at an assisted living home.

A man at 11:56 a.m. reported a man took a loan out in his name.

A woman at 2:42 p.m. reported a moose calf lying in the yard on Lakeshore Drive. Police notified an Alaska Fish and Wildlife Trooper.

A man at 3:44 p.m. reported a dog inside the fence at the airport. Airport officials rescued the dog and it was taken to the animal shelter.

A woman at 5:52 reported a dead moose in her yard on East Skyline Drive that had been there several days. An Alaska Fish and Wildlife Trooper responded.

A caller at 10:52 p.m. reported an underage drinking party on the Spit.

Jan. 29

A man at 12:37 p.m. reported a possible broken water main on Triton Court. Police notified Public Works.

Police at 8:53 p.m. contacted a 51-year-old man on Pioneer Avenue and issued him a summons for driving in violation of instructional permit and to the vehicle owner for allowing the man to drive.

A caller at 11 p.m. reported a loud party at an Ocean Drive Loop address that disturbed neighbors. Police responded and gave the partiers a disorderly conduct warning.