Law & Order: Nov. 27-Dec. 3

The following incidents were reported to the Cordova Police Department between Nov. 27-Dec. 3. Any charges reported in these press releases are merely accusations and the defendant and/or defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


Friday, Nov. 27
2:33 a.m. Caller reported an individual was looking in his windows. An officer responded and found nobody within the area that matched the description given by the complainant. 12:15 p.m. An individual spoke to an officer about property rights. 12:45 p.m. An individual locked themselves out of their house. An officer responded and assisted the individual in getting into their house. 2:05 p.m. CCMC requested a medical transport to the 13-mile airport. The ambulance responded and completed the transport. An officer did an after-hours security check of the 13-mile airport.

Saturday, Nov. 28
1:22 a.m. An officer was flagged by somebody in mental distress. The officer assisted the individual throughout the morning and attempted to get them resources to help them. 11:14 p.m. Caller notified dispatch of a deer stuck on the ice on Lake Eyak. Dispatch notified the Alaska State Troopers of the incident. The Trooper determined it was a seal on the ice. 12:20 p.m. Caller reported a vehicle driving in the wrong lane. An officer responded but was unable to locate the vehicle. 1:39 p.m. Fire department personnel went to the Copper River Highway for fire training.

Sunday, Nov. 29
12:16 a.m. Caller requested a welfare check on her children who where staying at another house. An officer responded and determined they were OK. 1:57 a.m. Caller requested a welfare check on her son. An officer responded and determined he was OK. 12:40 p.m. An officer provided security at the 13-mile airport. 3:25 p.m. An officer provided security for the 13-mile airport. 

NOVEMBER 30, Monday: 5:31 a.m. An individual contacted the police department about being verbally assaulted. Upon investigation, it was determined that the exchange was not criminal in nature. 10:25 a.m. An individual walked into the station to report a hit and run that occurred on Council Avenue. An officer is currently following up on multiple leads for this report. 12:03 p.m. An individual reported a vehicle that had been parked on their property for months. An officer investigated the report and impounded the vehicle at the property owner’s request. 12:17 p.m. An officer provided security at the 13-mile airport. 12:40 p.m. Caller reported being involved in an accident on Second and First Street. An officer responded, investigated the incident, and issued a citation for no insurance to the at-fault driver. 1:01 p.m. An officer worked with dispatch on locating the owner of an illegally parked vehicle that was impeding traffic and snow removal. An officer did an after-hours security check at the 13-mile airport.

Tuesday, Dec. 1
12:06 p.m. An individual came to the station to speak with an officer about a potential theft that had occurred. It was determined that it was a misunderstanding, and the individual received their property back. 12:35 p.m. Caller voiced concern about a community member who may be suicidal. An officer conducted a welfare check on the individual and determined that they were OK. 5:30 p.m. Dispatch received a call from an alarm company about a fire alarm at the Adams Avenue. An officer responded and determined that it was a false alarm. 7:48 p.m. Caller reported a potential probation violation out of state. An officer contacted the Palmer probation office. 9:58 p.m. An officer did a security check at a local business.

Wednesday, Dec. 2
An officer did an after-hours security check at the 13-mile airport. 2:22 p.m. Caller reported a woman screaming on First Street. An officer responded to the scene and determined there was no emergency. 3:52 p.m. An officer provided security for the 13-mile airport. 9:21 p.m. Caller reported they had just been in an accident. Two officers and an ambulance responded and transported the occupants to the hospital.

Thursday, Dec. 3
8:07 a.m. Caller requested a welfare check on a friend of there who may be hurting themselves. An officer responded, helped the individual home, and confirmed that they were OK. 12:11 p.m. An officer provided security at the 13-mile airport. 3:17 p.m. Caller requested an ambulance. The ambulance responded and transported the patient to the hospital. 8:14 p.m. Caller reported an individual was not acting right. Two officers responded and spoke with the individual to make sure they were safe.