Homer Police

Dec. 11
A caller at 2:10 p.m. asked for help in transporting a suicidal juvenile to South Peninsula Hospital. Police provided transportation.
A care facility worker asked for help with a violent resident at a home.
An employee at 3:19 p.m. reported a man shoplifting at a Greatland Street store. Police responded and issued the man a one-year trespass notice from the store.
A woman at 4:08 p.m. reported narcotics stolen from a Klondike Avenue home.
Police at 6:30 p.m. served a temporary restraining order on a person at a Sterling Highway address.
A caller at 8:06 p.m. reported a person sitting in a running vehicle for a long time outside an East End Road business. Police responded and found the person, but not in the vehicle. The person also did not appear to have driven for a while. A designated driver arrived to provide a ride for the person.
Dec. 12
A woman at 8:40 a.m. reported almost hitting a man riding a bike in the middle of East End Road.
A caller at 3:17 p.m. reported an unoccupied car slid across the Homer High School parking lot and into the trees.
Police at 9:30 p.m. contacted a 40-year-old man driving on the Spit and arrested him for driving under the influence. A dog in the man’s car was taken to the animal shelter.
Dec. 13
A caller at 1:01 a.m. reported receiving harassing text messages.
A caller at 2:50 a.m. reported a disturbance at a Main Street home. Police responded and separated the parties.
Police at 8:18 a.m. issued a summons to a 25-year-old man for driving without an operator’s license after contacting him on the Sterling Highway.
Dec. 14
Police at 8:21 a.m. warned a driver for failure to stop for pedestrians in a crosswalk in a school zone on the Sterling Highway.
A caller at 9:48 p.m. reported hearing gunfire in the Kachemak Drive area. Police responded but didn’t see anything suspicious.
Dec. 15
Several callers at 10:38 a.m. reported an injured eagle in the road near Mile 168.5 Sterling Highway. Police notified the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
A woman at 10:23 p.m. reported a driver in a car swerving into the opposite lane of traffic near Mile 170 Sterling Highway.
Police at 10:45 p.m. contacted a 26-year-old man driving on East End Road and arrested him for DUI.
Dec. 16
A man at 9:35 p.m. reported a theft at a Sterling Highway business.
A person at 6:35 p.m. made a 911 call of suspicious lights on Kachemak Bay. Harbor officers confirmed the lights were from a fishing boat.
Dec. 17
A caller at 11 a.m. reported a person issued a trespass notice from a Pioneer Avenue address kept returning to the property.

 

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