Homer Police

July 6

A caller at 7:39 a.m. reported camping gear stolen from a Bunnell Avenue address.

A man at 10:55 a.m. reported items stolen from his car.

A caller at 4:23 p.m. reported a dirt bike rider in a prohibited area at Bishop’s Beach.

A man at 6:52 p.m. reported children in the Jennifer Place area kept letting his animals loose.

July 7

A caller at 8:59 p.m. reported four-wheeler riders driving in the road on Shirley Court.

A caller at 8:59 p.m. reported a person driving a pickup truck with children in the bed.

July 8

A caller at 2:08 a.m. reported a man fell from a second-story balcony. Police assisted medics.

A hospital worker at 10:58 a.m. reported a person bit by a dog.

A man at 11:50 a.m. reported a motorhome stolen from a Jenny Lane address.

A caller at 1:01 p.m. reported a garbage truck spilling trash on the Spit.

A caller at 4:40 p.m. reported a drunk man stumbling out of the woods near the Poopdeck Trail.

A caller at 4:50 p.m. reported a man chasing a woman in the road on East Skyline Drive. Police contacted the subject and provided a woman a ride to another place.

A caller at 8:08 p.m. reported jewelry stolen from an Ocean Drive address.

July 9

A caller at 9:22 a.m. asked to speak to an officer regarding threatening behavior.

A caller at 9:50 a.m. asked for information on a scam.

Police at 10:26 a.m. served an animal citation on a person at a Fairview Avenue address.

A caller at noon reported a person shoplifted from a Lake Street store. Police issued a summons to a person and also a trespass notice.

A caller at 4:50 p.m. reported people got too close to an eagle nest near Heath Street.

A person at 9:47 p.m. made a 911 call reporting an aggressive dog at Karen Hornaday Park and the owner not controling the dog. Police responded.

July 10

A caller at 12:34 a.m. reported a drunk man refused to leave a Pioneer Avenue address. Police responded.

A caller at 7:42 a.m. reported a disturbance at a Sterling Highway campground.

A caller at 8:33 a.m. reported the theft of a wallet from a Greatland Street address.

A caller at 9 a.m. reported a drunk man caused a disturbance at a Sterling Highway address. Police responded and arrested a 39-year-old man for disorderly conduct and harassment.

Police at 11:08 a.m. investigated the unattended death of a 48-year-old man at a Jenny Way address. No foul play is suspected, but an autopsy will be performed.

A caller at 11:30 a.m. reported a theft from a Mariner Drive home.

A caller at 1:40 p.m. reported a cell phone was dropped in the harbor. The caller just wanted the incident documented.

A person at 3:43 p.m. made a 911 call of a man urinating in public at a Heath Street address. Police responded but could not find the suspect.

A man at 5:28 p.m. made a 911 call saying he wanted to turn himself in for public intoxication. Police provided the man transportation.

A caller at 7:50 p.m. reported a theft from a Spit Road building deck.

Police at 8:49 p.m. did a security check of Bishop’s Beach and contacted a 25-year-old man. They arrested the man on a warrant.

A man at 10:04 p.m. made a 911 call for assistance at a Greatland Street address. Police and medics responded.

A caller at 11:15 p.m. reported a man with blood on his face with another man helping him on Pioneer Avenue. Police responded and found the “blood” was make up.

July 11

A person at 12:41 a.m. made a 911 call of someone trying to get into a Mattox Road apartment. Police responded and arrested a 50-year-old man for driving under the influence.

A caller at 7:39 a.m. turned in a debit card found on the Spit.

A caller at 5 p.m. reported a theft from a Fairview Avenue home.

A man at 6:43 p.m. reported he was locked inside a Sterling Highway business after hours. Police responded but could not find the keyholder. Police provided the man with options.

A caller at 11:55 p.m. reported a woman lost her purse at the harbor near Ramp 1.

July 12

A caller at 12:27 a.m. reported two women lost their purses at the harbor near Ramp 2 and were without a place to stay because they had no money. The women were given a place to stay.

A person at 1:28 a.m. made a 911 call that a drunk man dumped some sort of liquid at a Main Street address, tore up a hand rail and left.

A woman at 8:02 a.m. made a 911 call asking police to do a welfare check on an elderly neighbor on Elderberry Court.

A man at 4:30 p.m. reported he had a drunk man in a car who didn’t know where he was or where he needed to go. The man was taken to South Peninsula Hospital.

An agency at 1:39 a.m. asked for police assistance in locating a plane at a Kachemak Drive address. Police found the plane. All was OK.

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