Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 12:56 PM on Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Homer Police




July 17

A caller at 3:18 p.m. reported men with knives and guns threatened him and another person at an Ocean Drive address.

A caller at 5:34 p.m. reported a man made alarming statements when calling a medical facility.

Police at 6:30 p.m. assisted U.S. Marshals in apprehending a suspect at a Herndon Street address.

A woman at 8:27 p.m. reported the belongings of another woman in her Fairview Avenue apartment when she returned home. The caller did not see evidence of a break-in.

A man at 9:45 p.m. reported seeing money exchanged between several people behind a Sterling Highway business. Police could not find the suspects.

July 18

Police at 12:04 a.m. did a security check of the Karen Hornaday Park campground and contacted campers causing a disturbance.

A person at 1:11 a.m. made a 911 call that a woman hit a dog on Ocean Drive. The dog was taken to the veterinary clinic.

A caller at 1:58 a.m. reported a disturbance at the Karen Hornaday Park campground. Police contacted a man and a woman and warned them for disorderly conduct. The couple were given transport to a residence.

Several callers at 11:45 a.m. reported an oil or fuel spill at the bottom of West Hill Road that caused a traffic hazard. Police notified the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities.

An off-duty Alaska State Trooper at 3:16 p.m. reported a possible drug transaction with a wanted subject on Lake Street. Police arrested a 21-year-old man on outstanding warrants.

A caller at 7:27 p.m. reported a man trying to break into a Pioneer Avenue restaurant. Police responded.

A caller at 8:39 p.m. reported a drunk man trying to leave a Spit Road address with a child. Police responded.

July 19

Police at 2:14 a.m. received a 911 call and hang up. Police called back and spoke to a man who said his granddaughter is drunk and wants to take her baby, but no police response was necessary. Police responded to a Race Road address and talked to family members. All was OK at the home.

A man at 9:05 a.m. reported fraudulent use of his debit card over the internet.

A man at 11:54 a.m. reported a lost wallet.

A woman at 3:13 p.m. reported a truck driver using engine-assist brakes on East End Road.

A caller at 3:27 p.m. reported suspicious activity at an unoccupied house on Mattox Street. Police responded and found renters back in the home.

A caller at 5:05 p.m. reported a person who had been issued a trespass notice was back at a Sterling Highway property.

A woman at 8:32 p.m. reported theft of prescriptions from a Beluga Circle home.

July 20

A caller at 2:53 a.m. reported a woman tried to get into a Main Street apartment that wasnt her home. Police responded and told the woman not to return to the building until allowed access.

A caller at 2:49 p.m. reported a lost diamond ring seen a week ago in the Jenny Way area.

A caller at 3:20 p.m. reported motorhome parking causing a problem in a Spit parking lot.

A man at 4:35 p.m. reported his ex-wifes boyfriend threatened him.

July 21

A man at 2:46 a.m. asked police help in removing a man and giving him a trespass notice from a Pioneer Avenue bar. Police gave the man a disorderly conduct warning and issued him a permanent trespass notice from the bar.

A caller at 11:04 a.m. reported finding an injured sea otter on the Spit. Police notified the Alaska SeaLife Center in Seward.

A man at 11:36 a.m. reported someone rummaged through his unlocked car on Soundview Avenue.

A woman at 12:03 p.m. reported a theft from an unlocked car on Main Street.

A woman at 12:55 p.m. reported a lost wallet and identification.

A caller at 1:06 p.m. reported a truck driver passing unsafely on the shoulder of Kachemak Drive. Police located the suspect vehicle and determined the incident did not rise to the level of a crime.

Police at 3:03 p.m. advised a person of options regarding a property dispute.

A woman at 3:14 p.m. reported a break-in at a Pioneer Avenue business.

A woman at 4:09 p.m. made a 911 call of a domestic dispute with her mother at a Fairview Avenue address. Police responded. The incident did not rise to the level of a crime.

A woman at 9:17 p.m. reported a dispute over parking space on Herndon Drive and harassing phone calls.

July 22

A caller from out of the country at 7:29 a.m. reported her mother lost her purse and cell phone in the Homer area.

A man at 10:48 a.m. made a 911 call that his rental car window had been broken while parked on the Spit.

A caller at 2:49 p.m. reported animal abuse on Bishops Beach. Police advised the caller to notify the animal control officer.

A caller at 3:09 p.m. reported kayakers possibly in distress near the Homer Spit. Police determined the kayakers were safe.

A man at 3:11 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check of his juvenile daughter somewhere in the Homer area. The father later called back to report his daughter missing.

A woman at 4:26 p.m. reported children playing on her Rochelle Road property. Police resolved a boundary issue with a parent.

A caller at 5:51 p.m. reported an injured sea bird in the water off the Spit.

A man at 10:30 p.m. reported a band playing loudly on Bunnell Avenue. Police went to a private home and asked the homeowner to keep the music down.

July 23

Police at 12:11 a.m. issued a summons to a 27-year-old man for failure to provide insurance.

A woman at 4:40 a.m. reported her husband called her and made suicidal threats. Police contacted a 30-year-old man and arrested him for violating conditions of release.

Police at 11 a.m. assisted the Anchorage Police Department with a sexual assault case.

A woman at 12:53 p m. reported someone entered her Bayview Avenue apartment while she was away.

A caller at 1:39 p.m. reported people camping on private property in the Town Center area.

A caller at 2:50 p.m. reported a woman was too drunk to be left in her own care and asked that she be taken into protective custody. Police took the woman to the Homer Jail.

A woman at 3:20 p.m. reported someone entered her Race Road home and stole valuable items.

A caller at 5:10 p.m. reported a person who had been given a trespass notice returned to Sterling Highway property.

A caller at 5:38 p.m. requested a welfare check on a woman at her Main Street apartment. EMTs took the woman to the hospital. She was later put in protective custody at the jail

The state of Michigan at 7 p.m. declined to extradite a fugitive contacted in Homer on July 22.

A caller at 9:20 p.m. reported a motorhome window was broken.

July 24

A woman at 12:54 a.m made a 911 call that a man threatened her family and assaulted her husband with rocks at a Spit campground. Police responded and arrested a 32-year-old man on four counts of fourth-degree assault. He was taken to the Homer Jail.

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