Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases.
Homer Volunteer Fire Department
Firefighters and emergency medical technicians responded to 11 medical calls and no fire calls.
Kachemak Emergency Services
Emergency medical technicians responded to three EMS calls.
Western Emergency Services
Firefighters and emergency medical technicians responded to seven medical calls and one fire call.
Homer Police at 5:55 p.m. received a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint. Police investigated and arrested a 42-year-old man for driving under the influence and breath test refusal. Additionally, they arrested a 74-year-old Homer man for hindering prosecution and tampering with physical evidence. Both parties were taken to the Homer Jail.
Police at 10:38 p.m. assisted adult probation in arresting a 50-year-old Homer woman. She was taken to the Homer Jail on a probation violation.
Police at 5:25 a.m. went to a home for a disturbance. They arrested a 77-year-old Homer man for fourth-degree assault and took him to the Homer Jail.
Police at 11:45 a.m. contacted a 70-year-old Homer man and arrested him for violating a domestic violence protective order. He was taken to the Homer Jail.
Police at 1:48 p.m. assisted adult probation and arrested a 26-year-old Homer man for a probation violation. He was taken to the Homer Jail.
Police at 7:45 p.m. received a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint. Police contacted the driver and as a result arrested a 50-year-old Anchorage man for driving under the influence. He was taken to the Homer Jail.
Alaska State Troopers
Alaska State Troopers at 2:19 p.m. made a traffic stop for a seatbelt violation on a 50-year-old Anchor Point man driving on the Old Sterling Highway in Anchor Point. Investigation determined the driver had been issued misdemeanor summonses for driving while license suspended, no insurance and misuse of plates. He also was cited for not wearing a seat belt.
Troopers received a report of sewage being dumped into a stream which feeds into the Anchor River near the North Fork Road. Investigation determined a 47-year-old Anchor Point man allowed gray water and sewage from a camper to be discharged towards a salmon spawning stream. He was issued a misdemeanor summons for interfering with a spawning salmon stream.
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. All defendants are presumed not guilty until convicted in court. Case files are available for public review at the courthouse.
Court records show the following actions taken in Homer Court through March 28:
Orion S. Hannon, 21, unlawful abandonment of vehicle, Nikolaevsk case.
Rachael E. Jansen, 42, unlawful abandonment of vehicle.
Shirley A. Liggett, 54, fourth-degree assault, Homer case.
Jeffrey D. Sapinoro-Maher, 41, driving while license canceled, revoked, suspended or limited.
Jose Gamboa, 74, tampering with physical evidence, a felony; second-degree hindering prosecution, Homer case.
David Murdock, 77, fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, Homer case.
John Thomas, 70, violating a domestic violence protective order, Homer case.
Samuel Hanson, 39, fourth-degree assault, three counts, fifth-degree criminal mischief, all domestic violence related, Anchor Point case.
Rene Rivera, 37, third-degree criminal mischief, a felony; first-degree harassment, disorderly conduct, Homer case.