Law & Order: Dec. 18-24

The following incidents were reported to the Cordova Police Department between Dec. 18-24. 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, Dec. 18
9:30 a.m. Individual came to the station for fingerprinting. 10:13 a.m. An officer transported an inmate to CCMC for a medical checkup. 12:48 p.m. An officer provided security for the 13-mile airport. 4:06 p.m. An officer provided security for the 13-mile airport. 11:57 p.m. A caller reported an intoxicated pedestrian. An officer patrolled the area and was unable to locate the individual. An officer completed an after-hours security check for the 13-mile airport.

Saturday, Dec. 19
10:06 a.m. The streets department reported several vehicles parked in the right of way and snow dump areas. An officer responded and was able to contact the owners to move the vehicles.

Sunday, Dec. 20
2:48 a.m. A caller requested an ambulance for his brother who was having a seizure, an officer and the ambulance responded, and the patient was transported to the hospital. 4:40 a.m. A caller reported their car was stuck on the road, an officer responded and rendered assistance. 11:30 a.m. A caller requested an officer to assist with a domestic dispute. 7:10 p.m. An officer contacted an individual sleeping in the post office, the officer contacted Cordova Family Resource Center and the individual was provided a room for the night.

Monday. Dec. 21
An officer completed an after-hours security check for the 13-mile airport. 9:12 a.m. A caller reported a vehicle parked in a city snow dump, an officer was notified and is looking into it. 9:50 a.m. A caller requested a welfare check on an individual who hadn’t been seen in a few days. The individual was found to be deceased in their residence. A search for next of kin is ongoing. 12:52 p.m. A caller reported someone trespassing on private property. An officer responded and found the individual not on private property. An investigation is ongoing.

Tuesday, Dec. 22
An officer completed an after-hours security check for the 13-mile airport. 1:22 p.m. An officer provided security for the 13-mile airport. 1:37 p.m. An individual came to the station to pick up their property. 3.59 p.m. An officer provided security for the 13-mile airport. 5:40 p.m. A caller reported receiving multiple harassing phone calls, an officer responded and spoke with the complainant. 10:25 p.m. A caller reported having trouble breathing and requested an ambulance, an officer and the ambulance responded and transported the patient to CCMC.

Wednesday, Dec. 23
An officer completed an after-hours security check for the 13-mile airport. 11:17 a.m. An officer returned to a scene for follow up on a previous incident. 11:53 a.m. A caller reported cars had been parked with their doors open for 2 days, an officer responded, contacted the property owner, and determined everything was OK. 3:39 p.m. An officer provided security for the 13-mile airport. 21:32 A caller reported having a heart issue and requested an ambulance. An officer and the ambulance responded and transported the patient to the hospital.

Thursday, Dec. 24
12:08 a.m. A caller reported hearing a possible fight on Second Street, an officer patrolled the area and found nothing to indicate a fight had taken place. 12:24 p.m. An officer provided security for the 13-mile airport. 1:08 p.m. An officer met with an individual for follow up on a previous incident. 13:51 a.m. The hospital requested an ambulance for patient transport to the 13-mile airport, the ambulance responded and conducted the transport. 3:20 p.m. A caller reported a motor vehicle accident on the Copper River Highway. An officer responded and found the vehicle occupants to be OK. 7:37 p.m. A caller requested an ambulance for drug overdoses. Officers and the ambulance responded. One patient was taken to the hospital and the other was taken to the 13-mile airport for a medevac. An investigation is ongoing. 10:18 p.m. A caller requested an officer for help with an out-of-control intoxicated individual, an officer responded, and the individual was taken into protective custody.

DMV Hours

From 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday – Thursday unless otherwise posted. Closed for lunch 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Credit Card payments accepted for dog licenses, ATV/snow machine registrations and citations at DMV.