Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 12:06 PM on Wednesday, July 6, 2011


June 23

Alaska State Troopers at 9:25 a.m. received a report of $1,000 in damage to a window at the Nanwalek School. A reward has been offered for information.

June 28

Troopers at 11:15 a.m. contacted a 41-year-old Homer woman near Mile 129 Sterling Highway in Ninilchik and issued her a summons for not having a valid operator's license.

June 29

Troopers and Anchor Point EMTs went to a car rollover near Mile 148.8 Sterling Highway. Troopers alleged a 66-year-old California man lost control on a corner while driving south, hit the ditch and flipped the car across a driveway. Everyone wore seat belts and avoided serious injury. EMTs took the victims to South Peninsula Hospital.

Wildlife troopers issued a summons to a 24-year-old North Dakota man for sport fish guide aiding or permitting a violation committed by a client as well as two violations for failing to complete his saltwater charter logbook. Troopers contacted the guide and his clients at the Homer harbor in May and allege two nonresident clients took two king salmon each and did not have a valid nonresident sport fish license and king salmon tag and did not record the fish, and that the guide did not complete a charter log book and possess his business license on board the vessel.

June 30

Troopers investigated a report of a man allegedly squatting at an Ohlson Mountain Road cabin between 2008 and 2010. Troopers charged a 56-year-old Homer man with first-degree criminal trespass and fifth-degree criminal mischief. The owners reported returning to their cabin after being away for eight years and finding someone had stayed in the cabin without permission, leaving trash and personal possessions behind. Troopers said the investigation will remain open until the man is arrested.

Troopers at 5:46 p.m. received a "report every dangerous driver immediately" complaint. They stopped a suspect, a 26-year-old Ninilchik man, in Anchor Point and arrested him for DUI.

July 1

Troopers at 6 a.m. received a report of theft and damage at an Anchor Point business, causing about $300 in damages and $300 in property stolen. Suspects have been identified.

Troopers at 11:05 p.m. contacted a 25-year-old Nikolaevsk man during an investigation and charged him with violating conditions of release and possessing marijuana. Troopers allege the man tried to resist arrest but was eventually subdued.

July 2

Troopers at 10:20 p.m. contacted a 26-year-old Homer man on a traffic stop and arrested him on an outstanding warrant.

Information regarding courthouse activity is taken from logbooks and court-issued forms and may not contain all details of the final disposition of each case. Case files are available for public review at the courthouse.