Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 6:37 PM on Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Homer Police

April 11

A man at 9:55 a.m. reported a break-in at an East End Road church with items stolen.

A man at 4:30 p.m. reported items stolen from a local business.

A man at 6:46 p.m. asked for help in removing a drunk man from a Pioneer Avenue address.

April 12

A worker with the Office of Children's Services at 8:24 a.m. reported a juvenile runaway.

A 21-year-old man at 11 a.m. turned himself in on a felony warrant.

A caller at 12:23 p.m. reported a dispute with another driver over damage and collision to her car on Lake Street. Police responded.

A school official at 1:40 p.m. reported a student with alcohol at Homer High School. Police issued a summons to a girl for minor consuming alcohol.

A caller at 4:05 p.m. reported hearing several gunshots in the Felix Drive area. Police contacted a person and warned the subject of city ordinances prohibiting the discharge of firearms.

April 13

An employee of the Salinas, Calif., police department at 9:41 a.m. asked police for help with a fraud cause. Police referred the case to the FBI.

A man at 11:21 a.m. reported a dog fell through the ice on Beluga Lake on the south shore. Police and firefighters responded and firefighters rescued the dog. All was OK.

Police at 1:15 p.m. warned people on the Sterling Highway not to drive a front-end loader with people in the bucket.

Police at 3 p.m. issued a trespass notice to a man from the Homer Public Library for one year.

A man at 4 p.m. turned in a wallet he found on the ground at the Homer Post Office.

A caller at 6:06 p.m. reported two men on skateboards in the middle of the Sterling Highway near Main Street. Police contacted the men and gave them a firm warning about riding in the road.

April 14

Police at 9:38 a.m. assisted OCS with checking on a runaway juvenile.

A woman at 11:30 a.m. asked police to issue a trespass notice to a person from her property.

A man at 12:48 p.m. reported a dispute with a businessman over jewelry repair. Police advised options.

Police at 6:35 p.m. assisted firefighters with a car fire on the Sterling Highway.

A caller at 9:03 p.m. asked police to be on the lookout for a boxed sofa that fell from her truck somewhere between Ninilchik and Mile 7 East End Road.

A person at 10:29 p.m. made a 911 call of a suspected drunk driver heading toward town from East End Road. The caller said he saw the driver drinking and then drive. Police stopped the suspect, a 53-year-old, man and arrested him for driving under the influence and sixth-degree misconduct involving a controlled substance.

An Alaska State Trooper dispatcher at 11:28 p.m. reported a 911 hang up. Police called the person back and heard a woman out of control. Police went to an East End Road area address. EMTs also responded and took a woman to the hospital.

April 15

A caller at 6:57 p.m. reported three people riding a motorcycle on Kachemak Drive. Police contacted the driver.

A caller at 7:37 p.m. reported a person on a 4-wheeler driving recklessly on the road to Bishop's Beach. Police contacted the registered owner of the ATV and advised the person not to drive on the road.

A caller at 9:17 p.m. reported a theft from a cash register at an East End Road business.

April 16

A person at 1:51 a.m. made a 911 call of a drunk man causing a disturbance at a Pioneer Avenue address. Police responded but could not find the man.

A caller at 11:53 a.m. reported a man broke into a travel trailer on Ternview Place and was living in it.

A caller at 9:55 p.m. reported several people unloading pallets out of trucks at the Tulin Bluff West subdivision. The caller said it appeared the people were going to have a bonfire. Police responded.

Police at 9:50 p.m. and 10 p.m. attempted to pick up a juvenile on an order.

April 17

Police at 6 p.m. stopped a driver for speeding on Pioneer Avenue and advised the driver to get an Alaska Driver's License by the end of the week.

April 18

A person at 3:57 a.m. made a 911 call of someone yelling for help in the Ocean Drive area. Police responded but could not find the person.