Cops and Courts

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

April 22-28

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to six medical calls and two fire calls.

Homer Volunteer Fire Department

April 22-28

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to 12 medical calls and two fire calls.

Kachemak Emergency Services

April 22-28

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to two medical calls, two traffic control calls and one smoke investigation.

Homer Police

April 23

A caller at 7:59 p.m. reported an intoxicated person walking into the street at Pioneer Avenue and Heath Street. An officer contacted the person.

A caller at 10:11 a.m. reported that a man was requesting officers at a local business on Lake Street. An officer went to the location and contacted the man.

A person at 12:26 p.m. went to the police station to make an animal related complaint. A report was taken.

A caller at 4:22 p.m. reported that a motorhome on their property on West Pioneer Avenue would not leave. An officer went to the area and contacted the owner of the motorhome, who said they were preparing to leave.

A caller at 9:54 p.m. reported a shoplifter on Homer Bypass Road. Officers went to the scene and issued a man a trespass advisement to keep him from the building.

A caller at 10:03 p.m. requested help on Spit Road due to their wheelchair getting stuck. An officer went to the scene.

April 24

A caller at 12:13 a.m. reported an intoxicated man “passing out” outside on East Pioneer Avenue. Officers went to the scene and the man was taken to South Peninsula Hospital.

A caller at 11:05 a.m. requested that a welfare check be made on a woman in the area of Clover Lane. An officer went to the location and found everything was OK.

A caller at 12:18 p.m. reported a suspicious man in the area of her neighbor’s home on Kachemak Drive. Officers went to the scene and found the report was unfounded.

A caller at 3:03 p.m. reported an assault on East Fairview Avenue after the fact that had occurred on April 23.

A caller at 5:44 p.m. requested a welfare check be made on a baby on Bartlett Street. Officers contacted the parents and the baby and found everything was OK.

A caller at 4:55 p.m. reported a suspicious vehicle in the area of Maintenance Street and the Sterling Highway. An officer went to the location and contacted the driver. Everything was OK.

A caller at 6:54 p.m. reported the door to a building was open near Mile 170 Sterling Highway. An officer responded and found the building was secure.

A caller at 7:08 p.m. reported a man needing medical assistance on the Sterling Highway. Medics were paged and officers went to the location as well.

A caller at 9:58 p.m. reported an intoxicated person on Main Street. Officers went to the location and the person was taken to South Peninsula Hospital.

An officer at 11:41 p.m. responded to a disturbance at South Peninsula Hospital.

April 25

An officer at 2:34 a.m. made a security check on Ocean Drive and contacted several people there.

A caller at 2:53 a.m. reported a man walking up a hill at East Hill Road and Rosebud Court. An officer was on another call at the time and later went to the area. The officer didn’t find anyone there.

A caller at 8:02 a.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a person sitting in a car for a long time on Mattox Road. Police responded and found the person was waiting for a friend.

Police at 8:44 a.m. contacted a person driving on the Spit and issued a citation for driving while license revoked.

A caller at 11:35 a.m. reported a person threatened his life at an Ocean Drive Loop address. Police responded and contacted the man. The incident is under investigation.

A caller at 12:21 p.m. reported receiving a phone call that was a Social Security number scam. Police advised the person of options.

A caller at 1:0 p.m. reported a hit-and-run car crash on Greatland Street.

Police at 2 p.m. received a faxed report of harm. Police did not find anything criminal and created a case file for information.

A caller at 5:43 p.m. reported a moose in the Pioneer Cemetery on East End Road.

A caller at 6:28 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a person walking on the sidewalk along the Sterling Highway.

Police at 10:43 p.m. locked public restrooms on Pioneer Avenue.

April 26

Police at 1:07 a.m. did a security check at Jack Gist Lane and warned a person for illegal camping overnight.

A caller at 9:39 a.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a person in a vehicle parked at an Ocean Drive address. Police responded and transported a person to a medical facility.

A caller at 10:45 a.m. reported a lost cell phone.

A caller at 2:02 p.m. made a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint of a driver speeding in the Klondike Avenue residential area. Police initially could not find the driver but later contacted the person and issued a citation.

A caller at 4 p.m. reported a woman taking items from a donation bin on Ohlson Lane. Police contacted the woman and issued her a trespass notice from the address.

A caller at 4:25 p.m. asked police to respond to a Fairview Avenue address because of an altercation with their girlfriend. Police responded and took the woman to another location.

A caller at 8:27 p.m. asked for police help in housing a loose dog at the Animal Shelter for the night.

April 27

Police at 12:33 a.m. issued a warning for expired registration to a driver on the Homer Bypass.

A caller at 11:15 a.m. reported an abandoned vehicle on private property at a Main Street address.

A person at 3 p.m. came to the station to report people driving ATVs on the Homer Spit in an unauthorized area of the beach. Police responded but could not locate the suspect.

A caller at 3:29 p.m. reported people camping on private property on Bay Avenue. The campers later left.

Police at 4:05 p.m. contacted a person driving on Main Street and issued a warning for driving while license suspended.

A caller at 8:14 p.m. asked to speak to an officer regarding drug information. No police were available at the time.

A person at 8:47 p.m. made a 911 call reporting a suspicious person on Pioneer Avenue. Police responded.

Police at 8:11 p.m. attempted to serve a warrant.

Police at 11:10 p.m. contacted a person driving on Pioneer Avenue and issued a warning for not having insurance.

April 28

A caller at 3:33 a.m. reported a horse near the roadway at Mile 171.5 Sterling Highway. Police responded.

A caller at 8:05 a.m. reported being unable to contact several men at a Crittenden Drive address. Police could not find the missing men. The caller later said the men were found and all was OK.

A caller at 10:53 a.m. reported an injured moose at a Fireweed Avenue address. Police notified the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.

A person at 3:01 p.m. reported a dispute between a man and a woman at a Homer Bypass address. Police could not locate the couple.

A caller at 4:58 p.m. reported an injured eagle at Bishop’s Beach. Police notified the proper agency.

Another agency at 8:44 p.m. asked police assistance in finding a driver near Mile 163.3 Sterling Highway. Police found the suspect and took them to the jail at the request of Alaska State Troopers.

A caller at 9:04 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check of a person in a vehicle on Pioneer Avenue. Police found the person was OK.

A caller at 10:31 p.m. reported a drunk woman at a Forest Glen Drive address who refused to leave. Police responded and took the woman to another location.

April 29

A person at 5:01 a.m. made a 911 call of an assault at a Bayview Avenue address Police responded.

Troopers

April 18

Alaska State Troopers at 9:15 a.m. received information that a sex offender had moved to NJ Court in Anchor Point and was not registered. An investigation showed a 51-year-old Anchor Point man was a convicted sex offender and he failed to register after changing his residence address. The man was given summons to appear in court and released.

April 28

Troopers at 8:54 p.m received a report of an assault which had occurred on Sary Su Street in Anchor Point. An investigation showed a 31-year-old Anchor Point man had assaulted a family member during an argument. He was arrested and taken to the Homer Jail pending arraignment.

Troopers at 8:40 p.m. received a report of a disturbance on a property in the Anchor Point area. Investigation revealed a 34-year-old Homer fired a single shot towards the property owner after being confronted. Troopers contacted the man after he drove away and arrested him for one count of third-degree assault, third-degree misconduct involving weapons, fourth-degree misconduct involving weapons, and first-degree criminal trespass.

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 April 29:

Judgments

Amy R. Evans, 27, charge dismissed, violating conditions of release.

Maranda L. Moore, 36, charge dismissed, improper use of plates.

Jessy Ackerman, 39, charge dismissed, violating condition of release.

Charlotte M. Crowder 26, charge dismissed, no motor vehicle liability insurance.

Julie Fowler, 48, charge dismissed, violating conditions of release.

Nichola Usoltseff, 25, charge dismissed, violating condition of release.

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