Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 1:51 PM on Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Homer Police




April 23

A man at 1:25 p.m. visited the police station to discuss a civil matter. Police advised the man of his options.

A woman at 3:36 p.m. reported an injured eagle. Police notified a bird rescue organization.

A caller at 3:37 p.m. reported a campfire and truck in a prohibited area of Bishops Beach. Police responded and told the people to move up the beach.

A woman at 8:55 p.m. reported being threatened.

A woman at 11:26 p.m. asked for help in locating a drunk woman with health problems. Police located the woman and determined she was OK.

April 24

A man at 9 a.m. reported an unknown man yelled obscenities at him in the Fairview Avenue area.

A man at 11 a.m. reported borrowed fishing gear hadnt been returned.

A woman at 4:05 p.m. reported a group of young people harassing her near her Fairview Avenue home.

A man at 9:43 p.m. reported a loose pit bull dog fighting with his leashed dog on Fairview Avenue.

A man at 6:35 p.m. reported a stolen vehicle in the Ocean Drive Loop area. Police determined the report was unfounded and was a civil matter.

A woman at 7:21 p.m. reported a car parked in an unauthorized area of Bishops Beach.

April 25

Several people at 8:04 a.m. made 911 calls reporting a moose had fallen through ice at Beluga Lake. The moose eventually made it to safety.

A man at 1:12 p.m. reported an unknown man has been yelling obscenities at him and his family for the past several days in the Fairview Avenue area. Police contacted the suspect and warned him for disorderly conduct.

A woman at 4:11 p.m. reported a campfire in an unauthorized area at Bishops Beach.

A woman at 4:30 p.m. reported finding drug paraphernalia in the bushes near a building on Jenny Way.

A woman at 5:40 p.m. reported small children left unattended in a car parked at a Lake Street business. Police responded and warned the parents.

A caller at 6:05 p.m. reported a drunk woman walking on Main Street disturbed neighbors. Police took a 60-year-old woman to South Peninsula Hospital for medical clearance and then took her into protective custody.

A woman at 7:12 p.m. reported two young people threatening her and harassing her and her husband on Fairview Avenue.

A man at 8:15 p.m. reported a moose-car collision on Kachemak Drive.

A caller at 11:26 p.m. reported fraudulent use of a credit card.

April 26

A man at 9:50 a.m. reported his Ford truck stolen on the Spit. Police issued a be on the lookout notice. Alaska State Troopers later recovered the car.

A man at 11:05 a.m. reported his wallet stolen from his Ternview Place home.

Police at 9:55 a.m. assisted the FBI with a report of a be on the lookout vehicle.

A man at 1:07 p.m. reported a suspicious email in response to an online classified ad.

A woman at 2:05 p.m. reported cars in a restricted zone on Bishops Beach.

A man at 2:53 p.m. reported young people dragging an unconscious man into the woods near a Sterling Highway business.

A caller at 4:56 p.m. reported people on long board skateboards riding back and forth in traffic on Ben Walters Lane. Police responded and warned the riders to stay off the roadway.

A caller at 8:22 p.m. reported a dog attacking a moose on Jennifer Place. Police responded and found all was OK.

Police at 9:35 p.m. arrested a 31-year-old man on an outstanding warrant at a Ternview Place address.

April 27

Police at 8:23 a.m. cited a 50-year-old woman for failure to provide proof of insurance and speeding in a school zone on the Sterling Highway near Homer Middle School.

A man at 8:44 a.m. reported an unresponsive woman at a Kachemak Drive home. Police and EMTs responded. The woman was taken to the hospital.

A man at 10:27 a.m. reported a broken windshield on a car parked on Kachemak Drive.

A man at 11:05 a.m. reported a stolen tackle box.

A man at 11:32 a.m. reported a flag stolen from a Sterling Highway address.

A woman at 2:20 p.m. reported people driving erratically on Bishops Beach and vandalizing a business sign.

An employee at 3:48 p.m. reported counterfeit money at a local bank.

A woman at 4:19 p.m. reported vandalism to her Svedlund Street home.

A man at 4:51 p.m. reported receiving threats.

A woman at 5:25 p.m. reported three cars speeding through a Pioneer Avenue parking lot.

A caller at 7:37 p.m. reported several dogs appeared to be in distress at a trailer parked at Mariner Park on the Homer Spit. Police responded and found the dogs were OK.

Police at 7 p.m. arrested two people at a Fairview Avenue address on outstanding warrants for drug dealing.

Police at 7 p.m. arrested a man at a Main Street address on an outstanding warrant for sexual abuse of a minor.

A man at 9:17 p.m. reported a drunk man jumping into traffic while hitchhiking on Pioneer Avenue. Police responded and gave the man a ride to a hotel.

A caller at 10:02 p.m. reported someone tried to access credit card information of patrons at a Sterling Highway business.

A woman at 9 p.m. turned in a credit card she found in the Homer High School parking lot.

April 28

Police at 2:34 a.m. removed a bench and rock from the road on Hohe Street.

Police at 2:38 a.m. issued a summons to a person for minor consuming alcohol after contacting the suspect on Fairview Avenue.

Police at 12:48 p.m. assisted a mental health worker at a Forest Glen Drive address. Police took a boy into custody and transferred him to the Division of Juvenile Justice.

A caller at 3:14 p.m. reported a water main break on Larkspur Circle. Police notified Public Works.

A caller at 6:35 p.m. reported an expected death at home of a 91-year-old woman at a Race Road address.

A caller at 7:47 p.m. reported a large controlled burn producing excess smoke on Main Street. Police could not find the fire.

A caller at 11:37 p.m. reported a possible break in at a Public Works lift station on Island View Court. Police arrested a 20-year-old man for trespassing and fourth-degree theft.

April 29

A caller at 10:51 a.m. reported a man driving a car on Bishops Beach and pulling logs.

A man at 12:02 p.m. reported illegal camping on Kachemak Drive.

A man at 1 p.m. reported a theft from a car parked on Forest Glen Drive.

A woman at 3:30 p.m. reported a lost gun from Beluga Place.

A man at 3:43 p.m. reported a possible domestic issue at an East End Road home. Police responded. A woman was taken to the emergency room.

A man at 6:30 p.m. reported a stolen item.

A woman at 8:28 p.m. reported a relative threatened to harm himself.

A caller at 11:24 p.m. reported an unknown object on the Sterling Highway bike path. Police removed debris.

April 30

A man at 8:07 a.m. asked police to check on a woman showing erratic behavior. Police responded and advised a mental health worker.

A Homer High School official at 9:25 a.m. reported a student used tobacco on a field trip.

A woman at 12:44 p.m. reported a car stored at her Kachemak Drive house was missing.

A man at 12:35 p.m. reported a man with a medical emergency at a Bunnell Avenue address. Police and EMTs responded.

A caller at 3:37 p.m. reported an injured dog on Lee Drive. The caller later said the dog was taken to the vet.

A man at 5:04 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a Lakeshore Drive resident. All was OK.

A woman at 9:11 p.m. reported an injured moose on East End Road. Police responded and the moose appeared to be OK.

May 1

Police at 6:40 a.m. checked on an illegal campsite near Poopdeck Avenue. A man at the camp agreed to move.

A caller at 10:58 a.m. reported a bear had been seen overnight at a Horizon Court home.

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