Story last updated at 2:29 p.m. Friday, July 5, 2002

Homer Police
Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases.

June 24

A woman at 7:54 a.m. reported a vehicle she left parked at the Down East Saloon on East End Road the night before had a window broken with a rock and CDs stolen. She locked the vehicle.

Police at 12:18 p.m. went to Highland Drive for an assault. They allege a former employee went to a business and began fighting with a man. Police arrested a 34-year-old man for fourth-degree assault.

Police at 8:15 p.m. received a report of drivers spinning brodies near vehicles parked at Bishop's Beach. Police cited a boy for minor consuming alcohol.

A man at 10:25 p.m. reported drivers speeding and not stopping at a stop sign on Bunnell Street. Police patrolled the area and did not locate any speeders.

June 25

Police at 6:14 a.m. received a report of a woman on a bicycle hit by a car at West Hill Road and the Sterling Highway.

A man at 3:14 p.m. reported a refund check for him was sent to the wrong post office box, and that someone else forged and cashed the check.

Police at 10:55 p.m. reported a woman prisoner with a medical emergency at the jail.

A woman at 5:38 p.m. reported her sister assaulted her. Police arrested two 56-year-old women for fourth-degree assault.

A man at 7:12 p.m. reported a neighboring camper on the Spit caused a disturbance and was unruly.

Several 911 callers made "report every drunk driver immediately" complaints of a driver in a tan sedan on the Sterling Highway. Police stopped the driver and arrested a 41-year-old woman for driving while intoxicated and driving while license revoked.

Police at 8:48 p.m. received two reports of a silver Subaru and a champagne pickup racing side-by-side on Bayview Avenue. Police could not locate the speeders.

A man at 10:24 p.m. reported two dogs running loose at Eagle Quality Center and that one dog had a broken leg. Police could not respond and forwarded the complaint to the Animal Control officer.

June 26

A man at 12:13 a.m. reported a possibly intoxicated man on the side of East End Road.

A cab driver at 12:45 a.m. reported a possible assault in the West Hill Road area. Another driver took the male victim to the police station.

The harbor office at 12:54 p.m. reported towing a 1991 Chrysler out of the harbor that had been there for three years.

A woman at 11:15 a.m. reported a broken window in her West Hill rental house.

A woman at 2:56 p.m. reported people in a red 1997 Nissan pickup driving recklessly in the Bishop's Beach area who then went in the ditch.

A woman at 4:35 p.m. flagged down an officer. She got out of her motorhome at Petro Marine without her husband's knowledge and he drove off without her.

June 27

A woman at 4:54 a.m. reported a dog barking all night in the Iris Court area. Police responded, heard the dog barking and found it tied up outside on a chain. They took the dog to the Animal Shelter.

The night janitor at 5:26 a.m. reported a man threw garbage around City Hall and was underneath the building. Police responded but could not locate the suspect.

Police at 10:48 a.m. received a report of a man who violated a temporary restraining order by going to the victim's home and staying. The complainant said the man was intoxicated and they were afraid to call police while he was there. Police arrested a 49-year-old man for violating a TRO.

A man at 10:57 a.m. reported a burglary at the Boys & Girls Club.

A man at 10:51 p.m. reported a young woman walking up Svedlund Street crying and who kept looking behind her.

June 28

An Alice's Champagne Palace bartender at 12:58 a.m. made a REDDI complaint on a 40-year-old man. Police stopped the driver on the Sterling Highway near Saltwater Drive and arrested the man for DWI and DWLR.

A woman at 3:11 p.m. reported a black bear getting into garbage in the Bartlett Street area.

Police at 3:55 p.m. received a report of a juvenile on a motorized type scooter going up and down Bayview Avenue. They could not locate the driver.

Police at 5:40 p.m. received a report of sexual abuse.

June 29

Police at 12:12 a.m. assisted troopers in responding to a multiple assault case in the Skyline Drive area.

A man at 8:45 a.m. reported a black bear on Main Street near Lee Drive.

Police at 1:56 a.m. went to an East End Road home for a girl unconscious and vomiting who had consumed alcohol. EMTs treated and transported the girl to the hospital.

A man at 11:55 a.m. reported a driver on a motor scooter with a motor on the back going up and down Bayview Avenue. Police stopped the driver and found the scooter to be unlicensed. They warned the driver to stay off the roadway.

A man at 2:51 p.m. reported his ex-girlfriend keeps contacting him in violation of a no-contact order.

June 30

Police at 3:22 a.m. arrested at Ben Walters Lane and Nielsen a 48-year-old woman for DWI.

Police at 4:41 a.m. helped a woman find her campsite on the Spit.

A man at 4:37 a.m. reported three or four people causing a disturbance in front of a B & B in the Bunnell and Main Street area. Police responded but could not locate the suspects.

A woman at 1:59 p.m. reported a collision between a bicyclist and a vehicle. The accident did not injure anyone, but the bike could not be ridden away and the victims left the scene.

A woman at 4:20 p.m. asked police to contact her Bonanza Avenue area neighbors who refused to turn down their music. Police contacted the suspects and warned them for disorderly conduct.

A woman at 4:47 p.m. reported finding a purse with credit cards along the Sterling Highway south of Anchor Point. She said she would hold it for the owner until she could get to the station.

A woman at 5:39 p.m. reported a backpack taken from inside the men's restroom at the Fishing Hole. She said when she came home she found the backpack on her doorstep.

Police at 6:14 p.m. saw a 20-year-old man known to have a revoked license driving on Pioneer Avenue and arrested him for DWLR.

A woman at 6:57 p.m. reported a pit bull bit her son and she was taking him to the hospital.

Police at 8:46 p.m. stopped a 19-year-old man on Ocean Drive in a 1977 Chevrolet Nova for driving with studded tires. A records check showed he had failed to appear in court on a remand hearing for driving without a license. Police arrested him.