Cops and Courts

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

Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services

Oct. 15-21

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to six medical calls.

Homer Volunteer Fire Department

Oct. 15-22

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to 12 medical calls, one carbon monoxide investigation, one car crash and one fuel spill.

Oct. 15

At 7:39 p.m. firefighters and EMTs went to Ocean Drive and FAA Road for a single-vehicle crash/

Oct. 20

At 6:52 a.m. firefighters went to an Allen Street home for a CO alarm activation. They found no fire or CO.

Oct. 21

Firefighters went to a Sabrina Road home for a fuel-spill investigation.

Kachemak Emergency Services

Oct. 15-21

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to five medical calls and four fire calls.

Homer Police

Oct. 16

A caller at 9:29 a.m. reported a possible restraining order violation on East Fairview Avenue. Officers went to the scene.

An officer at 10:11 a.m. made a public appearance on East Fairview Avenue.

A caller at 10:48 a.m. made a Report Every Dangerous Driver Immediately (REDDI) report on a vehicle at Mile 169 Sterling Highway. An officer responded to the area.

An officer at 12:09 p.m. arrested a 27-year-old woman on an outstanding warrant on Heath Street.

While conducting a security check at 11:26 p.m. at Heath Street and Pioneer Avenue, an officer issued a trespass notice.

Oct. 17

An officer at 5:44 p.m. assisted a driver with a disabled vehicle at Mile 171 Sterling Highway.

A caller at 8:27 p.m. reported suspicious vehicles outside a closed business on East End Road. An officer responded but the vehicles weren’t there when the officer arrived.

A caller at 10:36 p.m. requested a welfare check on a family member in the Homer Area. The person was contacted.

An officer made a security check at 10:06 p.m. at Main Street and Bunnell Avenue. The officer issued multiple trespass warnings.

Oct. 18

Officers at 12:38 p.m. issued a 24-year-old woman a summons on Ben Walters Lane for driving with a revoked license.

Alaska State Troopers at 1:18 p.m. passed on a welfare check request in the Homer area. Officers were advised and later told that AST had contacted the person in question.

Officers at 1:47 p.m. issued a summons to a 19-year-old man on Homer Bypass Road for driving in violation of an instructional permit. The person was cited for failing to show proof of insurance.

Officers at 9:20 p.m. made a security check on East End Road. They arrested a 26-year-old woman for violating conditions of release.

Oct. 19

A caller at 5:25 a.m. reported moose entrapment on Beluga Circle. Officers notified the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.

A caller at 10:52 a.m. reported that a pig was loose in the roadway at Mile 1.8 East End Road. Officers responded to the scene to provide traffic control. They notified the proper agency.

A caller at 2:10 p.m. reported a vehicle crash on the Bypass that damaged private property.

A woman at 3:02 p.m. came to the station to report an item stolen from a boat on the Spit.

A caller at 3:07 p.m. reported an item stolen from private property on Ben Walters Lane that a neighbor then recovered at nearby property. Police logged the item as stolen and recovered.

A caller at 10:27 p.m. reported a dead porcupine in East Hill Road. Police removed the porcupine.

A caller at 10:55 p.m. reported a suspicious vehicle on the Spit. Police contacted the driver and found all was OK.

Oct. 20

A caller at 4:05 a.m. reported a civil issue with a dog on Pioneer Avenue.

A person at 10:17 a.m. made a 911 call of an assault in progress at a Sterling Highway business. Police contacted the parties involved and found the complaint was unfounded.

Police at 3:31 p.m. received a REDDI complaint of a driver near Mile 169 Sterling Highway. Police contacted the driver and did not find impairment.

A person at 7:35 p.m. made a 911 call of a REDDI complaint on the Bypass. Police responded.

Police at 8 p.m. assisted HVFD with a call on Ben Walters Lane. EMTs took a woman to South Peninsula Hospital. Police contacted the on-call probations officer.

A person at 9:17 p.m. made a 911 call reporting possible gunshots in the Bypass and Pioneer Avenue area. Police respond but could not find anything suspicious.

A person at 9:20 p.m. made a 911 call of a massive puddle of water in the road near Mile 2 East End Road. Police notified the Alaska Department of Transportation.

A caller at 10:44 p.m. reported a drunk man chasing a dog in a Bypass parking lot. Police responded and issued the man an animal control citation.

Oct. 21

A caller at 11:30 a.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a man passed out in a vehicle at a Bypass address. Police responded.

A person at 12:05 p.m. made a 911 call of a possible drowning victim at a Sterling Highway address. Police and medics responded.

A caller at 1:51 p.m. reported online harassment.

A caller at 2:47 p.m. reported a suspicious vehicle on Kachemak Way.

A caller at 2:45 p.m. reported an argument at a Bypass business. Police responded.

A person at 4:54 p.m. came by the station to report a civil issue. Police advised the caller of options.

Police at 5:39 p.m. contacted a man near Mile 1 Kachemak Drive and advised him of a city ordinance regarding camping.

Several people at 7:42 p.m. made 911 calls of a domestic violence issue at a Beluga Circle address. Police responded and arrested a 54-year-old man for fourth-degree assault.

A person at 7:56 p.m. made a 911 call of a domestic violence issue at a Jenny Way address. Police responded and separated the parties involved. They also took a juvenile to jail.

A person at 8:57 p.m. made a 911 call of a man who collapsed on the side of Pioneer Avenue. Police responded.

A man at 9:55 p.m. went to the station to report suspicious circumstances. Police determined the incident was outside of police jurisdiction.

Oct. 22

A person at 6:30 a.m. made a 911 call of a drunk man causing a disturbance at a Main Street home. Police responded and arrested a 65-year-old man for burglary and fourth-degree assault.

Troopers

Oct. 13

Alaska State Troopers went to a report of a domestic violence assault near Mile 15 East End Road. Troopers said a 38-year-old Nanwalek man assaulted his girlfriend. The woman was taken to South Peninsula Hospital for her injuries. Troopers arrested the man on Oct. 14 for third- and fourth-degree assault.

Oct. 18

Alaska State Troopers at 2 p.m. responded to Nikolaevsk for a report of an 18-year-old man furnishing alcohol to a minor. Investigation revealed an 18-year-old Anchor Point man had provided alcohol to a 15 year old male. The man was issued a mandatory court citation for furnishing alcohol to minor under 21 and released.

Troopers at 9:56 p.m. went to a vehicle collision in Turnagain Pass near Mile 72 Seward Highway. Troopers said a 79-year-old Seldovia man driving a Chevrolet Silverado north his a 1989 Coachman Classic motorhome that had been left parked and unattended in the highway. The Seldovia man suffered injuries and was taken by Girdwood Fire and EMS to Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson Hospital. The Seldovia man wore his seatbelt. Troopers said they did not believe alcohol or drugs to be a factor in the crash. Troopers identified the motorhome owner as a 59-year-old Seward man and cited him for parking in the highway.

Information regarding courthouse activity is taken from logbooks and court-issued forms and may not contain all details of the final disposition of each case. Case files are available for public review at the courthouse.

Courts

Court records show the following actions taken in Homer District Court through Oct. 22:

Judgments

Ryan N. Morse, 30, Anchorage, charge dismissed, fourth-degree misconduct involving weapons.

Nick Nelson, 53, charge dismissed, fourth-degree misconduct involving a controlled substance. He pleaded guilty to violating condition of release. He was sentenced to five days in jail and ordered to pay $55 to support the Police Training Fund. He pleaded guilty to violating a domestic violence restraining order. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended and ordered to enroll in and complete a batterer’s intervention program; ordered to forfeit items seized; ordered not to have contact with his victim; and was placed on probation for one year. He pleaded guilty to another count of fourth-degree misconduct involving a controlled substance. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail with 30 days suspended and ordered to get substance abuse evaluation and comply with all recommendations.

Robert D. Morris, 49, Sand Point, charge dismissed, driving under the influence. He pleaded guilty to another charge of DUI. He was fined $6,000 with $1,000 suspended and sentenced to 360 days in jail with 340 days suspended; ordered to pay $75 to support the Police Training Fund, a $150 jail surcharge with $100 suspended and the $2,000 cost of imprisonment; ordered to attend an alcohol safety action program and install an ignition interlock device; had his driver’s license revoked for five years; and was placed on probation for two years.

Lucky D. Ackerman, 40, pleaded guilty to fifth-degree criminal mischief. He was sentenced to four days in jail; ordered to pay $50 to support the Police Training Fund and a $150 jail surcharge with $100 suspended; ordered to perform 25 hours of community work service; and was placed on probation for one year. He also pleaded guilty to fourth-degree theft and was fined $150.

Amalia G. Rowan, 24, pleaded guilty to driving under the influence. She was fined $2,000 with $500 suspended and sentenced to 30 days in jail with 27 days suspended; ordered to pay $75 to support the Police Training Fund, a $150 jail surcharge with $100 suspended and the $66 cost of electronic monitoring; ordered to attend an alcohol safety action program and install an ignition interlock device; had her driver’s license revoked for 90 days; and was placed on probation for one year.

Logan J. Lucas, 24, pleaded guilty to fourth-degree assault, domestic violence. He was sentenced to 270 days in jail with 210 days suspended; ordered to pay $50 to support the Police Training Fund, a $150 jail surcharge with $100 suspended; ordered to enrol in and complete a batterer’s intervention program; ordered to apply for an Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend and assign PFD to pay restitution, fines and surchargers; ordered to obtain substance abuse assessment and follow recommendations, with jail credit for in-patient treatment; and was placed on probation for three years.

Criminal Court

Consuelo J. Chipps, 27, arrest prior to requisition (fugitive from justice).

Ashley R. Dour, 31, two counts of second-degree misconduct involving a controlled substance.

Amy R. Evans, 26, violating conditions of release.

Jarett R. Johnson, 19, driving in violation of instructional permit.

Chelsea Anderson, 24, driving with license canceled, revoked or suspended if for a DUI.

Civil Court

In the matter of Calvin Thayer and Anna Moore, decree of dissolution granted.

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