Homer Police Reports

Homer Police
Aug. 31
An out-of-state caller at 6:47 a.m. asked for police to do a welfare check on relatives who might be in Homer.
A caller at 7:17 p.m. reported a suspicious person at Karen Hornaday Park.
A person at 9:26 p.m. made a 911 call of a suspicious person in the restroom on the Spit. Police responded.
A caller at 10:22 p.m. reported a drunk passenger at the airport who had been denied boarding on a flight. Police responded and got the passenger a safe ride home in a taxi cab.
A caller at 10:24 p.m. reported a car in the ditch on Kachemak Drive. Police issued a 27-year-old man a summons for leaving the scene of an accident.
A caller at 10:41 p.m. made a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint of a driver on the Sterling Highway. Police contacted the suspect driver, a 44-year-old man, and arrested him for driving under the influence and endangering the welfare of a child.
Sept. 1
Police at 1:09 a.m. removed roadkill from the road on Pioneer Avenue.
A man at 11:17 a.m. reported issues with a person stalking and harassing him. Police advised the man of his options.
A city worker at 12:56 p.m. asked for police assistance in impounding property at the Karen Hornaday Park campground.
A man at 1:49 p.m. reported people trying to open a car door with a hanger. Police responded and found all was OK.
A man at 5:49 p.m. reported being verbally threatened at a Kachemak Drive address. Police responded and separated the parties involved.
A caller at 7:10 p.m. reported camping items blown away by the wind at the Spit beach.
Sept. 2
A man at 9:29 a.m. reported a theft from a car on the Spit.
A man at 10:08 a.m. reported camping in a prohibited area off Jenny Way near Bishop’s Beach.
Police at 10:20 a.m. received numerous 911 and nonemergency phone calls about a tsunami alarm. Police advised callers it was a false alarm.
A man at 11:30 a.m. turned in a wallet he found. Police returned the wallet to its owner.
Police at 12:32 p.m. talked to road crews on East End Road about air-assisted or Jake-brake regulations.
A caller at 1:12 p.m. reported suspicious items left behind by a tenant at a Lakeshore Drive address.
Police at 2:05 p.m. contacted a 30-year-old man driving a car on East End Road and arrested him for a probation violation.
A woman at 4:01 p.m. reported a theft from a car parked at a Greatland Street address.
A caller at 5 p.m. reported suspicious litter on the Poopdeck Trail.
A caller at 5:10 p.m. made a REDDI complaint of a driver on the Sterling Highway. Police later contacted subjects at a hotel and advised them not to drive for the night.
A caller at 5:42 p.m. reported a drunk man in the road on Pioneer Avenue.
A man at 6:25 p.m. reported a speeding driver and a man acting strangely at Bishop’s Beach.
A woman at 9:35 p.m. reported a child outside a Jenny Way residence threatening to throw rocks at windows. Police responded and gave the child transportation home at the parent’s request.
Sept. 3
Several people at 8:42 a.m. came by the police station with information on suspicious activity.
A caller at 9:21 a.m. reported a broken window at a Soundview Avenue home.
A caller at 9:24 a.m. reported a bicycle found outside a Sterling Highway business.
A person at 11:58 a.m. turned in a found wallet. Police contacted the wallet’s owner.
A caller at 1:32 p.m. reported hearing yelling in a trail area near Danview Avenue. Police walked the trail but did not find a disturbance.
Police at 6:43 p.m. served a temporary restraining order to a person at an Ocean Drive address.
A caller at 7:29 p.m. reported a hit-and-run crash on the Spit.
A worker at 9:46 p.m. reported a REDDI driver who disregarded flaggers at Lake Street and Brown Bear Loop near the stoplight.
Sept. 4
A caller at 10:26 a.m. reported a shoplifter at a Sterling Highway store.
A man at 10:39 a.m. reported stolen medication from a Highland Drive address.
A man at 10:53 a.m. reported losing a backpack.
A caller at 1:42 p.m. reported an armed robbery at an Ocean Drive business. Police responded.
A man at 3:48 p.m. reported an unauthorized withdrawal on a debit card.
Police at 7:41 p.m. served a temporary restraining order on a person at a Main Street address.

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