Homer Police Report

Aug. 31

A caller at 11:55 a.m. reported property stolen from her car.

A caller at 1:20 p.m. reported loud music coming from a construction site on Pennock Street. Police responded and did not hear any unreasonable noise.

A person at 2 p.m. came to the police station to report a hit-and-run crash in a Pioneer Avenue parking lot.

A caller at 2:55 p.m. reported a man lying in the trail near Fairview Avenue. Police responded and found the person was waiting for friends.

A caller at 4 p.m. reported receiving a suspicious letter.

A man at 9:57 p.m. made a 911 call of a woman threatening suicide at a Mount Augustine Drive address. Police responded and provided transportation for the woman to South Peninsula Hospital.

Sept. 1

Police at 4:31 a.m. did a security check of the post office and found a man sleeping in the lobby. Police issued the man a trespass notice.

Police at 4:45 a.m. did a security check of the public restrooms on West Pioneer Avenue and a found a man sleeping inside. Police issued the man an indefinite trespass notice.

A caller at 9:17 a.m. reported a suspicious person at a Sterling Highway business.

A man at 11:30 a.m. reported a driver speeding in a car on Bishop’s Beach. Police responded.

Police at 12:51 p.m. received a 911 call with an open line from a Klondike Avenue address. The number wouldn’t accept calls and the caller had an extensive history with open 911 lines. Police responded but could not find anyone in distress.

Police at 2:15 p.m. impounded a car from a Bunnell Avenue address.

A caller at 2:30 p.m. reported a missing adult. Police were to be on the lookout for the person. Police contacted the person and found all was OK.

A man at 2:56 p.m. flagged down an officer on Hazel Avenue to report drunk men harassing people. Police responded and told the men to move along.

A caller at 4:20 p.m. reported a driver in a Cadillac collided with a pole at a Heath Street parking lot.

A caller at 4:30 p.m. reported a drunk man passed out near the Poopdeck Trail. Police responded and found all was OK. The person was sunbathing.

A person at 4:42 p.m. made a 911 call asking police to do a welfare check on a person at an Ocean Drive Loop address. Police responded and found all was OK.

A caller at 5:20 p.m. reported a woman sitting and crying at a Sterling Highway business. Police responded and found all was OK.

Police at 6:24 p.m. assisted medics at an Ocean Drive Loop address.

A caller at 9:13 p.m. reported loose horses on Crossman Ridge Road near the Bridge Creek Reservoir. Police contacted the owner and the horses were corralled.

More in Community

Myrna, Paxson and Marcel (Photo courtesy of Alaska Mindful Paws)
Pets of the week: Myrna, Marcel, Paxson, Delta

Welcome Autumn, and welcome to our new kittens. There are two boys,… Continue reading

Town Crier

The Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council’s (CIRCAC) Prevention, Response, Operations and… Continue reading

Keeley Dabney, a junior at Homer Flex, is the September recipient of the Phoenix Award. (Photo by Elizabeth Schneider)
Dabney receives September Phoenix Award

The September recipient of the Homer Flex High School Phoenix Award is… Continue reading

The masthead for the Homer Weekly News.
Years Ago

Homer happenings from years past

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… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of the Nikiski Senior Center
A wood-carved whale hangs in the Nikiski Senior Center on Sept. 23.
Whale of a job

Nikiski Senior Center gets addition to dining room.

Bar-tailed godwits feed on Saturday, May 1, 2021, at Mud Bay near the Homer Spit in Homer, Alaska. The birds were one of several species of shorebirds seen in Mud Bay over the weekend that included western sandpipers, dunlins, long-billed dowitchers and Pacific plovers. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival seeks featured artist

The Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival is seeking applicants for its 30th annual… Continue reading

Mock orange, Shubert’s Red, mountain ash, red twigged dogwood and Miss Kim lilac, all successfully blend their fall colors. (Photo by Rosemary Fitzpatrick)
Kachemak Gardener: Who doesn’t love fall?

Combining shades of gold, red/gold, a little straight up red — fall is a marvelous season.

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
School announcements

School district risk level update and upcoming events

Most Read