Story last updated at 3:02 p.m. Thursday, September 26, 2002

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

Sept. 18

Police at 12:27 a.m. arrested a 37-year-old man for driving while license suspended following a routine traffic stop on Pioneer Avenue. Police at 12:46 a.m. received a "report every drunk driver immediately" complaint of a driver on the Bypass and Main Street. Police contacted the driver and found him to be very tired and not driving while intoxicated.

A Coast Guardsman at 12:54 a.m. reported a problem with someone going through vehicles parked at the Ferry Terminal on the Spit. He said he saw juveniles in the area acting suspiciously. Police could not locate the suspects.

Police at 3:33 a.m. arrested a 36-year-old man for failure to appear in court.

Sept. 20

Police at 6:23 p.m. arrested a 42-year-old man for driving while intoxicated after he drove his motorcycle into a vehicle on Pioneer Avenue. Police also cited him for failure to provide proof of insurance.

A man at 9:42 p.m. reported his car missing. He said he made a verbal agreement to sell his vehicle to the suspect two months ago but he had not received any money. Police advised the man that this was a civil matter.

Sept. 21

A man at 1:42 a.m. reported a window broken out in a car parked at Alice's Champagne Palace on Pioneer Avenue.

Police at 1:48 a.m. recovered stolen property left in the road from a stolen vehicle recovered by troopers.

Police at 6 p.m. received a report that a suspect cut a person's pants with a knife while at the high school homecoming game.

A man at 9 p.m. reported items taken from a vehicle parked at Alice's between 10 p.m. on Sept. 20 until noon at Sept. 21.

The on-call trooper at 9:52 p.m. asked police to investigate a report of someone with a flashlight in the yard of a Brenmark and East End Road home. Police could not located a suspect.

A woman at 9:48 p.m. reported four teenagers attempted to take her son's four-wheeler from the yard of her White Alder Court home.

Sept. 22

Police at 2:27 a.m. arrested an 18-year-old man on a warrant for failure to appear in court after making a routine traffic stop at Mile 2.5 Kachemak Drive.

Police at 2:52 a.m. summonsed a juvenile near East End and East Hill roads for minor consuming alcohol.

A woman at 10:30 a.m. reported children riding motor bikes in a gravel pit off Skyline Drive posted private property.

A woman at 1:32 p.m. called police about "federal issues." She wanted to know if the government sprayed noxious substances on people. The police determined the complaint to be unfounded.

A woman at 5:16 p.m. reported a person threatened her.

Sept. 23

Police at 3:04 a.m. received a complaint of a barking dog in the back of a pickup disturbing guests at a Bunnell Street hotel. Police responded and asked the vehicle owner to quiet the dog.