Homer Police Reports

Sept. 23

A caller at 11:44 a.m. reported an injured sandhill crane in the Skyline Drive area. Police advised the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A woman at 11:54 a.m. reported a trampoline and playhouses damaged during the night at a Mariner Drive home. Police responded and said it appeared a moose had been caught in the yard.

A caller at 2:17 p.m. reported finding drug paraphernalia at a Spit residence. Police responded and arrested a 22-year-old man on an outstanding warrant.

A caller at 3:30 p.m. reported a person selling “imitation stones” at an Ocean Drive market. The vendor had left the area and no victims had come forward.

A caller at 7:20 p.m. reported a person sleeping in a Hazel Avenue business restroom. Police responded and arranged for a woman to be transported and cared for by a responsible party.

Several callers at 9:31 p.m. reported a bull moose in the Mariner Drive area tearing up property. Police contacted the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. The moose later left the area.

Sept. 24

A man at 12:54 a.m. reported an unwanted person knocking on his door in the Soundview Avenue area. Police responded and arrested a 26-year-old man for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. A caller at 2:20 a.m. later called and asked for options on issuing a trespass notice to the man.

A man at 8:25 a.m. reported his Noview Avenue house had been vandalized by eggs.

A caller at 8:45 a.m. reported a male roommate was violent and that the caller did not want the man to return.

A caller at 11:20 a.m. made a “report every drunk driver immediately” complaint of a person driving west toward town on East End Road. Police contacted the suspect driver and warned the person of bad driving habits.

A woman at 1 p.m. reported a domestic violence assault that had happened earlier.

A woman at 1:51 p.m. reported her Soundview Avenue home had been vandalized by eggs.

A man at 2:12 p.m. made a REDDI complaint of a car speeding and passing on the Spit.

A person at 3:30 p.m. turned in a bicycle found on Bishop’s Beach.

A caller at 5:14 p.m. reported a three-car collision in a construction zone on East End Road.

A man at 7 p.m. reported a woman tried to overdose on drugs, jumped out of a moving car on Lake Street and was now lying on the ground. Police responded and the woman was taken to South Peninsula Hospital.

A caller at 8:43 p.m. reported a shoplifter at a Pioneer Avenue business. Police arrested a 27-year-old man for second-degree theft, third-degree theft and resisting arrest.

Sept. 25

A caller at 3:03 a.m. reported barking dogs in the Jeffery Avenue area. Police could not contact the dogs’ owner and referred the matter to animal control.

A caller at 11:42 a.m. reported a dispute over a vehicle on East End Road. Police responded.

A caller at 11:53 a.m. reported shoplifting at a Pioneer Avenue business.

Police at 1:38 p.m. and 3:40 p.m. served restraining orders.

A caller at 2:30 p.m. reported thefts from boats in the harbor.

A person at 7:21 p.m. made a 911 call of an unconscious man lying on the ground on Main Street near Bunnell Avenue. Police and medics responded and found the man was OK.

A woman at 7:59 p.m. reported smoke in the Lakeshore Drive area. Firefighters responded and found a campfire.

A man at 9:10 p.m. reported his wife threatened suicide. Police responded.

A caller at 10:28 p.m. reported hearing fireworks in the Mile 3 East End Road area.

Sept. 26

A woman at 1:29 a.m. made multiple 911 calls. Police contacted the woman, age 21, at South Peninsula Hospital and arrested her on outstanding warrants.

A person at 1:58 a.m. made a 911 call of a REDDI vehicle. Police stopped the suspect driver near Mile 169 Sterling Highway and arrested a 25-year-old man for driving under the influence and refusal to submit to a chemical test.

A caller at 9:40 a.m. reported a civil issue with tenants at a Spit Road address and asked that trespass notices be issued. Police responded and issued a trespass notice to a man.

A caller at 12:34 p.m. reported a man causing a disturbance at a Pioneer Avenue business. Police responded and issued the man a 1-year trespass notice.

A caller at 1 p.m. reported a possible liquor-law violation at a Spit business.

A caller at 2:50 p.m. reported fraudulent Internet ads for home rentals in the area.

A caller at 3:45 p.m. reported finding a cell phone.

A person at 7:05 p.m. reported men fighting on the Sterling Highway. Police responded but did not find criminal activity.

A caller at 6:50 p.m. reported a person in a survival suit floating in the bay. Police, firefighters and harbor officers were advised but did not find the person.

A man at 7:27 p.m. turned in a found backpack.

A caller at 7:42 p.m. made a REDDI complaint of a truck at Bishop’s Beach. Police contacted the driver and issued a warning.

A caller reported people driving recklessly on Bishop’s Beach. Police responded.

Police at 9:08 p.m. arrested a 26-year-old woman on an outstanding warrant.

A man at 9:45 p.m. reported a tablet computer had been stolen.


Sept. 27

A caller at 12:48 a.m. complained of loud music at a Pioneer Avenue bar.

A caller at 4:17 p.m. reported losing a wallet in the Homer area.

Several people at 6:45 p.m. reported a tractor trailer fire on the Spit. Police and firefighters responded.

A caller at 8:57 p.m. made a REDDI complaint of a driver at Bishop’s Beach. Place could not find the suspect.

Several callers at 9:10 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a pedestrian on Pioneer Avenue. Police responded and took a woman to the hospital.

A person at 10:54 p.m. made a 911 call of a suicide attempt. Police and medics responded and took a man to the hospital.

Sept. 28

Police at 12:39 a.m. made a traffic stop on a 34-year-old man driving on East End Road and issued him a summons for fifth-degree weapons misconduct. At 3:24 a.m. police contacted the man again on Pioneer Avenue and arrested him for DUI.

Police at 12:48 p.m. arrested a 55-year-old man on a warrant.

A woman at 4:21 p.m. reported a dog fell into the water on the Spit. A good Samaritan rescued the dog.

A caller at 10:09 p.m. reported an elderly woman wandering in the road on East Hill Road. Police could not find the woman.