Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 12:33 PM on Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Homer Police

May 22

Police at 9:49 a.m. provided traffic control near Mile 172.5 Sterling Highway for Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials rescuing a moose calf that got separated from its mother.

Police at 10:28 a.m. assisted a probation officer for a probation violation.

A man at 11:20 a.m. reported his 15-year-old daughter, missing since May 18, had been located.

A Coast Guard official at 2:06 p.m. reported overdue boaters. The Coast Guard later canceled the alert.

A man at 2:10 reported finding a dead sea otter on Bishops Beach. Police notified the Alaska SeaLife Center in Seward.

Several people at 1:08 p.m. reported people too close to a newborn moose calf and cow near Mile 172.5 Sterling Highway.

A caller at 9:16 p.m. reported a person too close to a moose on Main Street and blocking the road with a motorhome.

May 23

A man at 2:39 a.m. reported drivers in two cars driving recklessly. Police contacted two suspects who denied erratic behavior.

Police at 9:46 a.m. stopped a car on East End Road and warned the driver for driving with the passenger door open.

A caller at 10:57 a.m. reported a black Labrador retriever dog chasing sandhill cranes in the Whispering Meadows area.

A woman at 2 p.m. reported a woman tossing household goods out of a another persons home on Grubstake Avenue.

A woman at 2:35 p.m. reported people driving ATVs on the Homer Spit beach in a restricted area.

A caller at 4:10 p.m. reported a woman in a Grubstake Avenue home without permission. Police advised the caller of options.

Police at 4:11 p.m. assisted an Office of Childrens Services caseworker with a home visit.

Police at 5:20 p.m. assisted an Office of Childrens Services caseworker with a home visit.

A caller at 9:19 p.m. reported a man used a gift card fraudulently at a Sterling Highway business. The man later returned with a cash payment.

A caller at 11:27 p.m. reported a man with several credit cards under different names attempting to get cash. Police arrested a 26-year-old man on a probation violation.

A caller at 10:29 p.m. reported several minors with what appeared to be open containers of alcohol at Karen Hornaday Park. Police responded and found the complaint was unfounded.

May 24

Police at 2:01 a.m. contacted a man staggering by the side of the Homer Spit Road. Police gave the man a courtesy ride.

A social service agency at 9:45 a.m. reported staff received harassing phone calls.

Police at 2:19 p.m. helped firefighters rescue two people trapped by the incoming tide on Bishops Beach after their car got stuck. The people waded to safety, but the car was totally flooded. The owners got the car off the beach at the next low tide.

A caller at 3:15 p.m. reported receiving a threatening text message while at work. Police advised the person on restraining order options.

A caller at 3:13 p.m. reported a theft at a Spit business.

Police at 5:47 p.m. took a woman into protective custody.

May 25

A woman at 12:09 a.m. reported her cat locked her out of the bathroom.

A caller at 4:12 a.m. reported three people on the top of a Pioneer Avenue building. Police arrested a 19-year-old man for trespassing.