The Homer Police Station as seen Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

The Homer Police Station as seen Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Cops and Courts

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

Homer Volunteer Fire Department

Oct. 4-11

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians responded to 11 medical calls and three fire or rescue calls.

Oct. 4

Firefighters went to a motor vehicle accident at Spencer and East End Road.

Oct. 10

Firefighters responded to a mutual aid request from Western Emergency Services for a structure fire.

Firefighters went to a motor vehicle accident at Main Street and East Pioneer Avenue.

Kachemak Emergency Services

Oct. 4-11

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians responded to four medical calls and one fire call.

Western Emergency Services

Oct. 4-11

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians responded to seven medical calls and two fire calls.

Homer Police

Oct. 5

Homer Police at 11:17 a.m. placed in the Homer Jail a 35-year-old Homer man who turned himself in on an outstanding warrant.

Oct. 6

Police at 8:41 p.m. arrested a 20-year-old Homer woman for fifth-degree criminal mischief and took her to the Homer Jail.

Oct. 9

A caller reported a man violating a protective order. Police responded and arrested a 51-year-old Homer man and took him to the Homer Jail.

Alaska State Troopers


Aug. 6

Alaska State Troopers at 11:48 a.m. received a report alleging sexual and physical abuse of a person at a Nanwalek home. Following an investigation, troopers charged and arrested a 50-year-old Nanwalek man and a 46-year-old Nanwalek woman. The man was charged with one count of first-degree sexual abuse of a minor, four counts of second-degree sexual abuse of a minor and two counts of fourth-degree assault, all domestic violence related. The woman was charged with two counts of second-degree sexual abuse of a minor, domestic violence related, and one count of coercion. The couple were taken to the Homer Jail.

Oct. 4

Troopers at 2:50 a.m. received a call from a 48-year-old Anchor Point man saying he was being followed. Troopers went to an East End road address and determined the man was not being followed. During the investigation troopers determined the man drove with a suspended license. Troopers issued him a summons

Oct. 11

While troopers were conducting a DUI investigation at 4 a.m. near Mile 102.5 Sterling Highway in Anchor Point, a driver in a 2018 silver Subaru almost hit troopers. The Subaru was identified as having been stolen from an address in Anchor Point. Troopers also got a report that the Subaru driver might be under the influence. Soldotna Police tried to stop the Subaru as it traveled at a high rate of speed in Soldotna. A trooper K-9 team responded to the vehicle pursuit and using stop sticks stopped the Subaru near Mile 74.5 Sterling Highway. Troopers identified the driver as a 17-year-old Anchor Point boy and alleged he drove a stolen car. Troopers issued the boy a summons for driving under the influence and took him to the Kenai Pretrial Youth Facility on charges of vehicle theft, DUI, first-degree eluding, minor consuming alcohol and minor operating a vehicle after consuming alcohol.

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.


Court records show the following actions taken in Homer Court through Oct. 11:

Criminal Court

Dionysia K. Gust, 27, disorderly conduct, Homer case.

Jason P. Media, commercial activities in a state park without a permit, Anchor Point case.

David J. Quayle, 48, driving while license canceled, revoked or suspended, Homer case.

Fiona C. Green, 20, fifth-degree criminal mischief, Homer case.

Alec R. Jones, 29, negligent driving, Anchor Point case.

Leo Anahonak, 50, first-degree sexual absue of a minor, a felony; second-degree sexual abuse of a minor, four counts, a felony; fourth-degree assault, two counts; all domestic violence related, Nanwalek case.

Natalie Anahonak, 46, second-degree sexual abuse of a minor, two counts, a felony; coercion, a felony; all domestic violence related; Nanwalek case.

Maurice J.M. Escolta, 31, driving in violation of instructional permit, Homer case.

Blake E. Hill, 21, driving under the influence, no motor vehicle liability insurance, Homer case.

Shane R. William, 37, driving while license canceled, revoked or suspended; no motor vehicle liability insurance; violating conditions of release; Homer case.

David R. Faulkner, 51, violating a domestic violence protective order.

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