Homer Police Reports

Homer Police

Dec. 8

A caller at 8:17 a.m. reported a business broken into on Main Street. Police responded.

Police at 11:45 a.m. assisted a sheriff’s department in the lower 48.

A man at 3 p.m. reported a theft from a car parked in long-term parking on Kachemak Drive.

A man at 4:30 p.m. reported check fraud and a scam.

A man at 2:50 p.m. reported his sister’s car was missing from long-term parking on Kachemak Drive.


Dec. 9

A caller at 6:28 a.m. reported strange broadcasting on a local radio station.

A man at 8:45 a.m. turned himself in on an outstanding warrant at the police station.

A probation officer at 10:10 a.m. brought a 19-year-old man to the police station with outstanding warrants for failure to appear in court. Police arrested the man.

A woman at 1 p.m. reported a man from out of state communicated with her daughter over the internet and planned to visit. Police advised the woman of her options.

Police at 4:47 p.m. assisted EMTs at a call on the Spit.

A caller at 8 p.m. reported a possibly intoxicated student at the Kevin Bell Ice Arena on the Spit.

Police at 8:43 p.m. contacted a 43-year-old woman driving on East End Road and arrested her for driving under the influence.

A caller at 10:17 p.m. reported an aggressive dog running loose in the Ocean Drive Loop area. Police contacted the dog’s owner and forwarded the issue to the animal control officer.

Dec. 10

A caller at 6:47 a.m. reported icy conditions at an East End Road school parking lot. Police advised Public Works.

A city worker at 1 p.m. reported finding a firearm behind a Pioneer Avenue business. Police retrieved the firearm.

A man at 2:42 p.m. reported his ex-wife tried to contact him in violation of a restraining order.

Police at 8:20 p.m. assisted the Homer Volunteer Fire Department at a call on Skyline Drive.

Dec. 11

A caller at 10:38 a.m. reported suspicious items left outside a Sterling Highway business. The caller was concerned the items might indicate possible drug involvement. Police retrieved the items.

A man at 11:20 a.m. reported losing a money clip in the Homer area.

A man at 11:39 a.m. made a “report every dangerous driver immediately” complaint of a driver in the Lake Street area. Police contacted the driver.

A man at 1:29 p.m. reported two women threatened him with a gun at Bishop’s Beach.

A Lower 48 caller at 1:45 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on his Homer daughter. Police responded.

A caller at 2:15 p.m. reported a problem with a tenant at a Main Street address.

A caller at 4:03 p.m. reported a person at a Sterling Highway address who had been issued a trespass notice.

A caller at 8:35 p.m. reported a gray-and-white pit bull dog lost near Mile 3.5 East End Road.

Police at 11:43 p.m. issued a warning to a driver for parking in a handicapped space at Bishop’s Beach.

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