Cops and Courts

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

Homer Volunteer Fire Department

April 12-18

Firefighters and emergency medical technicians responded to 10 medical calls and five fire calls.

Western Emergency Services

April 12-18

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

Homer Police

April 11

Homer Police at 5:10 p.m. contacted a 56-year-old Homer man and arrested him on outstanding warrants.

April 12

Police at 8:53 a.m. went to a Homer store for a report of two boys shoplifting.

Police at 3:15 p.m. served two arrest warrants on a 26-year-old Homer man while he was incarcerated in the Homer Jail.

A man at 5:30 p.m. made a 911 call that while jogging he had been hit in the head by a projectile from an airsoft gun. The man was not injured. Police located the suspect, a 15-year-old Soldotna child, and arrested the child for reckless endangerment. The child was later released with a directive to contact Juvenile Intake.

April 13

Police at 10:41 a.m. went to an apartment complex in Homer after receiving multiple calls of an assault. Following an investigation, police forwarded charges to the district attorney of fourth-degree assault against a 24-year-old Homer woman.

April 15

Police at 5:40 p.m. went to a residence for a reported disturbance. They arrested a 38-year-old Homer woman for fifth-degree criminal mischief and took her to the Homer Jail.

April 16

Police at 11:17 p.m. received a report of a drunk woman with a firearm in a vehicle. Police contacted the vehicle and driver and arrested the driver, a 25-year-old Soldotna woman, for driving under the influence and fourth- and fifth-degree misconduct involving a weapon. She was taken to the Homer Jail.

Alaska State Troopers

April 15

Alaska State Troopers and Alaska Park Rangers at 2:33 p.m. contacted a 33-year-old Ninilchik man at a Ninilchik business and arrested him on two outstanding arrest warrants. He was taken to the Homer Jail.

April 18

Alaska Wildlife Troopers at 10:45 a.m. contacted a 44-year-old Green Bay, Wisconsin, man on the Ninilchik beach. Troopers saw the man clamming against an emergency order that closed clamming on the east side of Cook Inlet. Troopers said the man had two razor clams in his possession. They cited him for clamming in violation of an emergency order.

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 April 19:

Criminal Court

Lonnie A. Pritchard, 44, no motor vehicle liability insurance, violating conditions of release, Anchor Point case.

Holly Stanish, 38, fifth-degree criminal mischief, Homer case.