Homer Police Reports

Dec. 27

Police at 9:07 a.m. issued a summons to a man for failure to comply with sex-offender registration.

A man at 11:29 a.m. reported finding a dead eagle on Freight Dock Road. Police notified the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Police at 11:31 p.m. contacted a 56-year-old man driving on Kachemak Way and arrested him for driving under the influence.

Dec. 28

A man at 1:45 a.m. reported a person furnished alcohol to his underage child.

A man at 9:10 a.m. reported a verbal dispute over parking and placement of a car at an FAA Drive parking lot.

A man at 10:08 a.m. reported losing an iPhone.

A woman at 3:54 p.m. reported a hit-and-run crash at a Sterling Highway parking lot.

A caller at 6:28 p.m. reported the theft of a deposit from a Ben Walters Lane business.

Police at 10:17 p.m. alleged an inmate,  a 44-year-old man, made an unlawful phone call to a woman and charged him with second-degree unlawful contact.

Dec. 29

A man at 4:45 p.m. reported fireworks being discharged in Eagle View Drive area.

Dec. 30

A man at 8:52 p.m. reported his car was stolen from a Pioneer Avenue parking lot. Police said the car was involved in an Alaska State Troopers stop and foot pursuit before being reported stolen.

Dec. 31

A caller at 3:12 p.m. reported a man smoking marijuana in an Ocean Drive business parking lot.

Jan. 1

Police at 12:33 a.m. took a 31-year-old man into protective custody.

A drunk man at 1:55 a.m. went to the police station and caused a disturbance. Police arrested the man, age 27, for disorderly conduct.

A woman at 4:33 a.m. reported a domestic dispute in progress at a Cozy Cove Drive home. Police responded.

A man at 11:56 a.m. reported a culvert had frozen and water was overflowing into his Spruceview Avenue driveway. Police notified Public Works.

Several callers at 11 a.m. reported icy road conditions in the Cottonwood Lane and Janeview Drive areas.

A woman at 1:57 p.m. reported hitting an eagle with her car on the Sterling Highway near Mount Augustine Drive.

A man at 2:30 p.m. reported he had not heard from his adult son who was traveling to visit a friend in the area.

A man at 5:50 p.m. reported an unknown person has been staying on a moored vessel in the harbor.

Police at 8:20 p.m. tried to find a man wanted on an outstanding warrant in the Cozy Cove Drive area.

Jan. 2

A caller at 9:55 a.m. reported a person making homicidal and suicidal threats.

A man at 1:10 p.m. reported finding drugs and paraphernalia when he moved into a Quinalt Avenue home.

A caller at 3:30 p.m. reported an item stolen from Homer High School.

Jan. 3

A woman at 8:45 a.m. reported finding a suspicious box on Klondike Avenue. Police retrieved the property.

A woman at 9:09 a.m. reported a lost wedding ring.

A woman at 7:12 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on her suicidal son. Police responded and found all was OK.

A man at 9:58 p.m. reported a man yelling and screaming at a Bunnell Avenue home. Police responded and determined the man was listening to music and all was OK.

Jan. 4

A man at 1:02 a.m. reported extremely icy road conditions on the Sterling Highway. Police advised the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities.

A man at 4:59 a.m. reported an unknown person following him through town. Police contacted the suspect vehicle and warned the parties not to continue the behavior.

A woman at 11:31 a.m. made a 911 call that a parked boat and trailer slid across Grubstake Avenue and damaged parked cars on the other side of the road. Police responded.

Alaska State Troopers at 12:07 p.m. and 1:01 p.m. asked for police assistance with mandatory blood draws of patients at the hospital who had been involved in a car crash.

A caller at 3:26 p.m. reported a business sign on Pioneer Avenue had become unstable due to high winds.

Jan. 5

A woman at 10:16 a.m. reported two cars in the ditch on Cottonwood Lane.

A man at 12:45 p.m. made a 911 call of a car crash and car in the ditch on East Hill Road.

A woman at 7:10 p.m. reported her juvenile son refused to return home from a Pioneer Avenue address. Police responded and the boy agreed to leave with his parents.

Jan. 6

A woman at 1 p.m. turned in a wallet found at a Pioneer Avenue business.

Jan. 7

An employee at a Lake Street business at 9:30 a.m. reported a man and woman acting in a paranoid, erratic and suspicious manner.

A woman at 1:35 p.m. asked for extra police patrols in the Bartlett Street and Soundview Avenue area because of drivers speeding and driving unsafely.

A man at 2:08 p.m. went to the police station to report drug information. 

A caller at 7:45 p.m. reported drug activity in a car at a Sterling Highway parking lot. Police contacted the people in the car and did not see any impairment.

Police at 7:55 p.m. contacted a person with an aggressive dog at a Sterling Highway address. Police notified the animal control officer.

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