Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 3:08 PM on Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Homer Police

Oct. 3

A person at 8:05 p.m. reported a couple arguing on Main Street and that it appeared the man assaulted the woman. Police responded and arrested a 49-year-old man for domestic violence assault and on warrants.

A person at 4:07 a.m. reported an extremely drunk woman got in her car at a Pioneer Avenue address and drove away. Police stopped a 43-year-old woman and arrested her for driving under the influence.

Oct. 4

A woman from out of state at 10:13 a.m. asked police to do a welfare check on her 51-year-old son after she had not been able to contact him. At 1:58 p.m. a man made a 911 call that he found a dead man in a motor home on the Homer Spit. Police determined the dead man was the woman's son and that he had died of apparent natural causes.

A caller at 4:44 p.m. asked police to issue a trespass notice to a 32-year-old woman from her Svedlund Avenue property.

A caller at 8:26 p.m. reported hearing an explosive noise and metal scraping on East End Road. Police found a trailer with a blown tire. The trailer was off the road and not causing a hazard.

A man at 8:54 p.m. reported another man came to his camp fire on Bishop's Beach and was drunk and belligerent. Police advised the man to leave. The complainant later called at 9:27 p.m. and said the drunk man returned and threatened him.

A woman at 10:18 p.m. reported she was involved in a disturbance at a Lake Street address.

Oct. 5

Police at 12:26 a.m. stopped a 39-year-old man driving on West Hill Road and arrested him for driving under the influence.

A caller at 4:46 a.m. reported a moose down in the road near Mile 1.5 East End Road. Police killed the injured moose and notified a charity to salvage the meat. Another caller later reported hitting a moose.

A man at 12:05 p.m. reported receiving an obscene phone call.

Several callers at 5:04 p.m. reported a truck overturned on Bishop's Beach.

A man at 11:13 p.m. made a 911 call of a very drunk person at a Pioneer Avenue address. Police responded and arrested a 19-year-old woman for violating conditions of release.

Oct. 6

A caller at 8:57 a.m. reported a business sign on Main Street blocks the view when drivers attempt to pull out onto the Sterling Highway. Police determined the sign did not block the view.

A trooper at 1:36 p.m. reported a woman approached him and said there was drug activity going on at Bishop's Beach.

Oct. 7

A bartender at 2:11 a.m. reported a patron refused to leave a Pioneer Avenue bar.

A caller at 9:07 a.m. reported a student at Homer High School possessed drugs.

A woman at 11:34 a.m. reported someone in Anchorage took money from her checking account and stole her Social Security number. Police advised the woman to contact Anchorage police.

A woman at 6:03 p.m. reported her adult son was being abusive and she needed help. Police responded and took a 32-year-old man into protective custody.

Oct. 8

Police at 3:19 a.m. contacted a 39-year-old man driving on the Sterling Highway and arrested him for felony DUI and violating conditions of release.

Oct. 9

Police at 12:07 a.m. contacted a 51-year-old man near Mile 168 Sterling Highway and arrested him for violating conditions of release.

A caller at 12:53 a.m. reported an assault at a Pioneer Avenue bar. Police arrested a 23-year-old man for disorderly conduct and promoting contraband.

A person at 2:56 a.m. made a 911 call of a drunk man banging on doors at a Fairview Avenue address. Police took a 22-year-old man into protective custody.

A caller at 2:31 p.m. reported two men in a pickup truck shooting at an abandoned vehicle on Fairview Avenue.

Several people at 9:55 p.m. reported a bomb threat at a Spit address. Police assisted troopers in responding and determined there was not a bomb threat.

Oct. 10

A woman at 10:48 a.m. reported her phone and computer might be bugged. Police determined the complaint was unfounded.

A caller at 3 p.m. asked to speak to an officer about an Early Spring Road neighbor whose dog keeps killing her chickens. The caller was advised of her options.

A person at 3:12 p.m. made a 911 call of a possible break-in on Svedlund Street. Police determined a woman had locked herself out of her apartment.