Homer Police Reports

Homer Police

Aug. 6

A woman at 8:45 a.m. reported her bicycle was taken from the porch of a Bunnell Avenue building.

A woman at 9:02 a.m. reported a person wheezing and driving herself to South Peninsula Hospital. The woman said she was worried for the driver’s welfare. An officer and the hospital were advised.

A caller at 10:44 a.m. reported seeing shoplifters on a video taken at a Sterling Highway business.

Police at 10:30 a.m. took a 32-year-old woman into custody for violating probation.

A Coast Guard official at 11:36 a.m. reported a woman boarded the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Roanoke Island and harassed staff on the vessel and at the Coast Guard office on the Spit.

A woman at 12:40 p.m. reported a neighbor harassed her.

A woman at 2:01 p.m. reported her friend might be missing and had been involved in an earlier incident. Police responded.

A woman at 3:41 p.m. reported seeing her stolen bicycle at a Lake Street restaurant. The bicycle was recovered.

A caller at 1:11 p.m. reported a woman wiping down the inside of her car at Bishop’s Beach.

A man at 4:48 p.m. reported a utility truck parked on a dangerous curve on East Hill Road.

A woman at 4:57 p.m. reported that while in the Ben Walters Lane area people tried to sell her heroin and then left in a car with children. 

A hospital worker at 5:26 p.m. reported a patient with a dog bite.

Two callers at 6:29 p.m. reported hearing gunshots in the area of the bluff or beach near Salt Water Drive. Police contacted a boy and advised him of city ordinances prohibiting shooting in city limits and told him not to ride his ATV on the roadway.

A person at 7:25 p.m. made a 911 call of a domestic dispute at a Charles Way address. Police responded. The incident did not rise to the level of a crime.

A man at 7:56 p.m. reported a suspicious device at a Latham Lane address.

A caller at 10:14 p.m. reported a hit-and-run crash on Pioneer Avenue.

Aug. 7

A caller at 9:18 a.m. reported suspicious activity at a Bay Avenue residence. Police responded.

A woman at noon reported a theft.

A caller at 3:51 p.m. reported a woman smoking in a car with a newborn child present on the Sterling Highway.

A man at 5:15 p.m. reported an unusual conversation with an acquaintance.

A woman at 5:15 p.m. reported a dog killing chickens in the Jake’s Little Fireweed Land area. Police contacted the animal control officer.

A caller at 5:25 p.m. reported an aggressive porcupine on Pioneer Avenue.

A woman at 7 p.m. reported her sister was late returning from a trip and asked police to check on her. The woman later reported finding her sister.

A caller at 7:26 p.m. reported finding unknown remains on the Spit. Police responded and determined the remains were of a dead seal.

A caller at 6:56 p.m. reported boys on the restroom roof at Ben Walters Park.

A caller at 8:52 p.m. reported a child skateboarding in the road on Bartlett Street.

A caller at 915 p.m. made a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint of a driver on Ocean Drive. Police responded and arrested a 20-year-old man for driving under the influence.

A woman at 10:29 p.m. reported a theft.

A woman at 11:33 p.m. reported a theft from a car on Pioneer Avenue.

Aug. 8

Police at 1:06 a.m. contacted people in motor homes camping at Bishop’s Beach and advised them of other camping options.

A caller at 7:38 a.m. reported a disturbance at a Pioneer Avenue address. Police responded and found all was OK.

A caller at 2:31 p.m. asked for police assistance with a civil matter. Police will be on the lookout for a vehicle.

A man at 3:23 p.m. reported a disturbance at a Pioneer Avenue address. Police responded and issued a trespass notice to a person.

A woman at 3:53 p.m. reported a disturbance in the Mattox Road area. Police responded and dispersed the parties involved.

A caller at 4:52 p.m. reported a man trespassing at a Pioneer Avenue address. Police responded and the man agreed to leave.

Several people at 7:55 p.m. made 911 calls that a person in a car drove off the Homer Spit Road near Kachemak Drive. Police and EMTs responded. Police arrested a 38-year-old man for assault, obstruction of a highway and reckless endangerment and a 51-year-old man for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

Aug. 9

A man at 7:54 a.m. reported an assault at a Main Street address. Police responded and determined the complaint was unfound, but issues a trespass notice to a man.

A man at 5:30 p.m. reported a stolen vehicle from a Bay Avenue address.

A caller at 6:15 p.m. reported a girl alone at a parking lot on Ben Walters lane. Police contacted the girl.

A woman at 8 p.m. reported a dispute with a man hired to do construction labor who had kept a tool paid for by the woman. Police advised her of her options.

A man at 8:30 p.m. reported a young child unattended on the sidewalk on East End Road.

A man at 10:57 p.m. reported unattended horses crossing Kachemak Drive.

A man at 11:18 p.m. reported a loud generator at a Sterling Highway business. Police responded and the generator operator agreed to shut it down for the night.

Aug. 10

A caller at 2:21 a.m. reported a man sleeping under a car in a Pioneer Avenue parking lot. Police responded and warned the man for disorderly conduct. A cab driver took the man home.

A caller at 3:24 a.m. reported a loud party on Rangeview Avenue. Police responded and the people agreed to go to sleep for the night.

A caller at 5:14 a.m. reported four loose horses running across East End Road. Police responded, contacted the owner and the owner secured the horses.

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