Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 4:20 PM on Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Homer Police

April 3

A caller at 12:15 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a possibly suicidal man. Police went to a Kachemak Drive address but couldnt locate the man.

A woman at 1:14 p.m. made a 911 call that she saw a woman driving on the Sterling Highway with a baby in a car seat in the front seat of the car. Police told the caller that while not recommended, it is not illegal for a infant car seat to be in the front.

A man at 4:30 p.m. came to the police station with a loose dog he caught near his home. The animal shelter was closed. Police went to the animal shelter with a key to open it.

A man at 9:54 p.m. reported items stolen from the back of his pickup truck.

April 4

A woman at 1:20 a.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a man who had not come home from work.

A man at 10:05 a.m. reported an injured eagle in his Kachemak Drive yard. Police notified the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A Sterling Highway store employee at 11:26 a.m. reported a person detained for shoplifting and two more suspects who fled in a maroon Chevrolet pickup truck.

A 38-year-old man at 2:30 p.m. turned himself in at the police station on a warrant for failure to appear in court.

A man at 3:12 p.m. reported hes receiving threatening voice mail and text messages from his girlfriends ex-boyfriend.

A man at 9:57 p.m. reported a man trespassing at an East End Road address.

April 5

A woman at 7:48 a.m. reported she saw an unaccompanied small child in the middle of the road on Pioneer Avenue. The woman had the child in her car. Police and an Office of Childrens Services worker responded.

A woman at 7:47 a.m. reported a sea otter on the rocks near the Bishops Beach parking lot. Police advised the Alaska Sea-Life Center.

A South Peninsula Hospital worker at 8:59 a.m. reported a driver in a Mazda car circling the hospital parking lots after being warned to stop. Police responded but could not find the suspect.

A hospital worker at 1:23 p.m. reported a suspect driver reported earlier had returned and was parked at the hospital.

A man at 1:36 p.m. reported items stolen from his car parked on Fairview Avenue.

Police at 5:59 p.m. helped Alaska State Troopers make an arrest at a Sterling Highway and Crittenden Street address.

A caller at 10 p.m. reported a possible drunk driver on the Homer Spit.

April 6

A woman at 9:50 a.m. reported losing her keys.

A woman at 11:35 a.m. reported receiving harassing text messages.

A woman at 12:45 p.m. reported being harassed.

A man at 12:55 p.m. made a 911 call that he is stuck in Homer and would like some assistance.

A man at 1:24 p.m. reported receiving numerous phone calls from his brother-in-law threatening to burn down the mans house.

A woman at 2:30 p.m. reported a man sitting on the bench outside the hospital and yelling at people. The man was gone when police arrived.

A Greatland Street store manager at 6:17 p.m. reported two drunk men pushing items off the shelves in the store. Police issued six-month trespass notices to the men.

Police at 6:30 p.m. arrested a 32-year-old man an on outstanding warrant for failure to appear in court.

A drunk man at 8:48 p.m. made numerous phone calls wanting to get his friend out of jail.

A woman at 11:21 p.m. made a 911 call of a moose lying at the edge of the road near Mile .5 Homer Spit Road.

April 7

Police at 2:31 a.m. contacted a person during a patrol of a known problem area on Fairview Avenue.

A woman at 11:35 a.m. reported her car had been vandalized while parked on Kachemak Way.

A woman at 1:26 p.m. reported a possibly injured duck at Bishops Beach.

A man at 3:57 p.m. reported possible illegal camping near the Sterling Highway.

A woman at 7:30 p.m. reported a person riding on the hood of a car while it was being driven on Pioneer Avenue.

A man at 7:53 p.m. reported a naked man ran through a Sterling Highway business.

A man at 8:16 p.m. reported people jumping into lanes of traffic on East End Road.

Police at 11:12 p.m. issued a summons to a 22-year-old man for operating a vehicle with no valid operators license after contacting him on Svedlund Street.

April 8

A person at 12:27 a.m. reported an impaired driver on Pioneer Avenue. Police responded and arrested a 21-year-old man for driving under the influence.

A person at 2:48 a.m. made a report every dangerous driver immediately complaint of a car being operated erratically on Pioneer Avenue. Police could not locate the driver.

A woman at 11:13 a.m. reported a dead sea otter on the Homer Spit.

A man at 12:50 p.m. reported a car stuck on the sand flats at low tide and being inundated by the incoming tide at Bishops Beach. Police responded.

A woman at 5:18 p.m. reported a man driving a car and spinning his tires at a Ben Walters Lane parking lot kicked up rocks and broke the rear window of the womans car. Police responded.

A woman at 5:22 p.m. reported a driver in a white GMC pickup truck drove unsafely on East End Road by going into the oncoming lane, almost causing an accident.

A woman at 8:17 p.m. reported a dog in the Sabrina Road area chased a moose. The dogs owner got control of the dog.

A woman at 11:31 p.m. reported a young man got into her car parked on Main Street. Police responded.

April 9

A man at 10:47 a.m. reported an attempted break in at a Pioneer Avenue business.

A woman at 12:55 p.m. reported a dead moose in her Aurora Court yard.