Homer Alaska - Police & Court Reports

Story last updated at 3:52 PM on Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Homer Police

Nov. 21

A bartender at 10:30 a.m. turned in property left at a Pioneer Avenue bar.

A caller at 11:31 a.m. reported men going door-to-door selling meat in the Soundview Avenue area. Police contacted the men and arrested a 51-year-old man on an outstanding warrant. Police warned the other men of city ordinances regarding peddling.

A caller at 1:21 p.m. reported a dog barking in the Bayview Court area for the past three days. Police notified the animal control officer.

A man at 1:48 p.m. reported finding a dead man at a Sterling Highway address. Police and firefighters responded and found a 71-year old man dead.

A woman at noon reported receiving an obscene phone call the week before.

A caller at 3:12 p.m. reported a taxi cab smelled of marijuana.

A man at 4:17 p.m. reported a hit-and-run crash in the hospital parking lot.

A woman at 7:45 p.m. made a 911 call reporting she received a text message from her daughter saying someone was breaking into her apartment at a Lower 48 address.

A woman at 8:01 p.m. reported her husband changed the locks on their home while she was away.

A woman at 8:38 p.m. reported she received an obscene phone call from an unknown number.

A 23-year-old man at 8:57 p.m. came to the police station and reported he was being chased and threatened by his former roommates. Police determined the threats were unfounded. Police arrested the man on an outstanding warrant.

Nov. 22

A woman at 8:33 a.m. reported her son was assaulted by another student at Homer High School the week before.

A school official at 9:51 a.m. reported a student threatened another student by text message.

A woman from out of town at 3:15 p.m. asked police to check on her son in Homer because friends said the son used drugs.

A man at 9:03 p.m. reported a man took photographs of an empty house on Beluga Circle.

Nov. 23

A caller at 12:17 a.m. made a 911 call of a suicidal man.

A man at 3:35 a.m. reported his ex-wife violated a visitation agreement by leaving his children in the care of a third party.

Two people at 7:42 a.m. reported a bicyclist in the traffic lane near Mile 3 Homer Spit Road barely visible in blowing snow and the dark. Police contacted the bicyclist and advised the rider to use flashing lights when riding. The rider agreed.

A Public Works employee at 8:57 a.m. reported a parked car impeded snow removal on Greatland Street.

A caller at 1:35 p.m. reported a person driving a car on Beluga Lake and was concerned ice wasn't thick enough.

A woman at 2:12 p.m. reported a former student threatened another student at Flex School. The called asked that the former student be given a trespass notice.

A woman at 5:19 p.m. reported a person bought alcohol for minors. Police could not locate the suspect.

Nov. 24

A caller at 11:38 a.m. reported a vehicle in the ditch off the Sterling Highway.

Police at 12:58 p.m. assisted EMTs with a drunk woman on the Sterling Highway.

Nov. 25

Police at 2:37 a.m. stopped a 49-year-old woman driving on the Sterling Highway and arrested her for driving under the influence and avoidance of an ignition interlock device.

A woman at 3:37 p.m. reported a fraudulent rental agreement.

A woman at 6:38 p.m. reported a child locked in a car on the Spit Road. Police responded.

Nov. 26

A person at 5:01 a.m. made a 911 call of a 39-year-old man unresponsive and not breathing at a Bell Avenue address. Police and EMTs responded.

Police at 10:38 p.m. issued a summons to a 20-year-old woman for not having car insurance.

Nov. 27

A woman at 12:50 p.m. reported being harassed by another person.

A man at 7:33 p.m. reported he refused to lend money to another person and he was now being harassed.

Nov. 28

Police at 10 p.m. cited an 18-year-old man for not having car insurance.

A man at 11:02 p.m. reported a friend accidentally shot his girlfriend in the leg at an Ocean Drive address.