Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 2:12 PM on Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Homer Police

Oct. 11

A woman at 1:45 p.m. reported a possible identity theft.

A caller at 2:51 p.m. reported several cars in an unauthorized area of Bishop's Beach.

A man at 7:06 p.m. reported seeing a light in the water off Bishop's Beach.

Police at 7:15 p.m. received a 911 call. When police called back, a woman answered and said she was having problems with her son but it was all OK. Police separated the parties but did not find any criminal activity.

Oct. 12

A woman at 8:04 a.m. reported a dead dog in East End Road. Police removed the dog from the traffic lanes and advised the animal control officer.

A woman at 9:06 a.m. reported the strong smell of propane in the East Pioneer Avenue area. Firefighters responded but did not smell any further odor.

A caller at 11:31 a.m. reported items stolen from another person's apartment.

A man at 2:38 p.m. made a 911 call that windows had been broken out of his car and a stereo stolen at the Karen Hornaday Park Campground.

An off-duty officer at 3:49 p.m. reported seeing a man known to have an outstanding warrant. Police arrested a 22-year-old man on a warrant for failure to appear in court.

A man at 4:30 p.m. reported seeing items stolen from his business at another location.

A man at 5:39 p.m. reported construction on West Hill Road with no flaggers present. Police contacted the workers and they said they would be leaving soon.

A man at 6:54 p.m. reported drivers racing cars on Kachemak Drive with one car forced off the road. Police could not locate the drivers.

A woman at 7:32 p.m. reported she was missing her Alaska Permanent Fund dividend check.

Police at 7:40 p.m. arrested a 39-year-old woman on a warrant for failure to appear in court.

Police at 9:07 p.m. assisted firefighters at a structure fire on Clover Lane.

Oct. 13

A school official at 10:14 a.m. reported a student with drugs at Homer High School.

A man at 10:33 a.m. reported finding a 93-year-old man dead at his Pennock Street home.

A man at 12:07 a.m. reported drug activity at a Danview Avenue home.

A person at 4:05 p.m. turned in a found wallet. Police notified the owner.

Oct. 16

A man at 8:06 a.m. reported gasoline stolen from his pickup truck gas tank while parked on Aspen Lane.

A woman at 4:13 p.m. reported her brother sent her threatening text messages and withheld her dividend.

A woman at 4:57 p.m. reporter her husband was being aggressive and had been drinking. Police responded to a Carlson Place home and arrested a 79-year-old man for assault.

Police at 8:01 p.m. received a 911 call from a woman at a Sterling Highway address who then hung up. When police called back the woman was uncooperative. Police responded and determined all was OK.

Oct. 17

Police at 1:48 a.m. saw an occupied car behind a closed business on Heath Street. Police contacted the driver and all was OK.