Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 3:46 PM on Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Homer Police

Oct. 25

Police at 8:25 a.m. and 8:37 a.m. warned two drivers for speeding in a school zone on the Sterling Highway near Homer Middle School.

A caller at 7:53 a.m. reported the strong smell of fuel on FAA Road. Homer Volunteer Fire Department firefighters responded but did not find any odor.

A woman at 11:30 a.m. turned in suspected drug paraphernalia.

Oct. 26

The Animal Control officer at 10:30 a.m. reported that at 4 p.m. Oct. 23 there had been stray goats in a person's yard on Kachemak Drive.

A caller at 2:45 p.m. reported a man threatened suicide. Police responded and determined the call was unfounded.

A caller at 3:29 p.m. reported an iPad stolen from the hospital.

A woman at 8:09 p.m. reported several children lying in the road on Lee Drive and laughing. Police responded and warned the children not to lie in the road.

A caller at 8:24 p.m. reported a man needed assistance at a care facility.

Police at 11:20 p.m. contacted a 25-year-old woman driving on Pioneer Avenue and issued her a summons for driving while license revoked.

Oct. 27

A caller at 10:19 a.m. reported receiving an envelope with a strange powdery substance. Police determined the power was nontoxic.

The Animal Control officer at 11:30 a.m. delivered seven citations to a subject.

A hospital worker at 3:17 p.m. reported a disturbance in the emergency room waiting area. Police responded. A man left the area and police warned him for disorderly conduct and criminal trespass.

Police at 3:55 p.m. served a child-in-need-of-aid summons on an inmate at the jail.

A man at 4:25 p.m. reported being harassed.

A person at 6:20 p.m. turned in a snowmachine part found on the Sterling Highway.

Several callers at 8:20 p.m. reported a car off the road way on West Hill Road. Police responded and arrested a 60-year-old man for driving under the influence.

A woman at 9:46 p.m. reported a man called, texted her and knocked on the doors of her Sabrina Road home. Police responded and issued a trespass notice to a man.

A man at 10:44 p.m. reported a theft from a building.

Oct. 28

A man at 5:04 a.m. made a 911 call of a fight at a Main Street address. Police responded.

A caller at 11:06 a.m. reported truck drivers in the Meadow Lane and East End Road area used Jake brakes and drove unsafely in a residential area.

A woman at 11:31 a.m. reported she suspected a 2-year-old child was being left home alone at night.

A man at 1:21 p.m. reported the theft of 5 gallons of gas from a boat on the Homer Spit.

A 52-year-old man at 3:15 p.m. turned himself in on an outstanding warrant.

A woman at 8:17 p.m. reported an elderly man seemed disoriented at a Pioneer Avenue business. Police responded.

A 28-year-old ma at 11:46 p.m. turned himself in on an outstanding warrant.

Oct. 29

Alaska State Troopers at 1:59 a.m. asked for help in locating a subject who fled on foot in the Tamara Street area. Police found the person.

A caller at 2:42 p.m. reported two drunk men were giving another man a hard time. Police responded and the two men went back to their hotel.

A man at 2:50 p.m. turned in a found phone.

A caller at 4:02 p.m. asked police to remove people causing a disturbance at a Sterling Highway address. Police responded and the suspects left in a cab.

A man at 9:29 p.m. made a 911 call of an assault at a local bar. Police responded but the victim refused to press charges.

Police at 10:28 p.m. arrested a 27-year-old man on an arrest warrant after contacting him at a Pioneer Avenue address.

Oct. 30

Police at 3:04 a.m. stopped a 26-year-old woman driving near Mile 1 East End Road and arrested her for driving under the influence.

A 41-year-old woman at 12:10 p.m. turned herself in on an outstanding warrant.

Police at 3:29 p.m. contacted a 45-year-old man driving on East End Road and issued him a summons for driving without a license.

A man at 5:33 p.m. reported a couple rolled a car tire out to the tide line and left it there on Bishop's Beach.

Oct. 31

A drunk man at 2:05 a.m. called police and said he wanted a record of his call. Police went to the man's Ben Walters Lane home and found he was OK. The man called back and said he was suicidal. Police took the man to the hospital at his request.

A person at 7:14 a.m. made a 911 call of a vehicle rollover with a person trapped near Mile .5 Kachemak Drive. Police responded and found the driver uninjured and out of the car.