Law & Order: Dec. 25-31

The following incidents were reported to the Cordova Police Department between Dec. 25-31. 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. 25
12:23 a.m. An officer returned to CCMC for follow-up on an ongoing investigation. 1:30 a.m. The ambulance transported a patient to the 13-mile airport for a medevac flight. 8:06 a.m. A caller reported his dog missing. The dog returned home a little while later. 4:29 p.m. A caller reported an individual was trespassing on their property. An officer responded and was unable to locate the suspect. 10:01 p.m. A caller reported an intoxicated male was lying on a sidewalk. An officer patrolled the area and was unable to locate anyone.

Saturday, Dec. 26
3:33 a.m. A caller requested an officer to help remove an intoxicated individual from his friend’s house. An officer responded and arrested Corey Totemoff, age 30, of Cordova, Alaska, on an Alaska State warrant. 10:39 a.m. A caller requested sand on Saddlepoint Drive. The city shop was notified. 5:14 p.m. A caller reported three people were trespassing on a boat. An officer responded, and an investigation is ongoing.

Sunday, Dec. 27
12:15 a.m. A caller reported seeing people around his house. An officer responded and found no sign of anyone in the area. 12:41 a.m. A caller reported people trespassing in the house he was watching. An officer responded but was unable to contact anyone in the house. 5:30 p.m. A caller requested help for a friend that was going through withdrawal. An officer and the ambulance responded, and the patient was transported to CCMC. 6:47 p.m. A caller reported she had a cut that would not stop bleeding and requested an ambulance. An officer and the ambulance responded, and the patient was transported to CCMC. 7:50 p.m. A caller requested a welfare check. An officer responded and found the individual to be OK. 8:44 p.m. A caller reported a domestic argument, an officer responded, and an investigation is ongoing.

Monday, Dec. 28
12:07 a.m. The hospital requested an ambulance for a medical transport to the airport. The ambulance responded and transported the patent. 6:51 a.m. The U.S. Postal Inspection Service called to report the Cordova post office was broken into. An officer responded and assisted the Postal Inspectors. 12:03 p.m. A caller reported a vehicle on his property that he did not want there. He was advised to fill out a private property impound request. 7:31 p.m. An officer located and arrested Tracey Wooden, age 55 of Cordova, Alaska, on an arrest warrant for the charge of Misconduct Involving a Controlled Substance in the 2nd Degree. 9:48 p.m. A caller requested an officer drive by as he felt like he was being followed. An officer responded and spoke to the caller finding nothing out of ordinary. 10:25 p.m. A caller requested an officer as he saw people on his property, an officer responded and spoke to the caller. No people were located on his property.

Tuesday, Dec. 29
11:34 a.m. The hospital requested an ambulance for a medical transport to the airport. The ambulance conducted the transport. 12:15 p.m. An officer provided security at the 13-mile airport. 2:23 p.m. Cordova Officers along with Alaska Wildlife Troopers and US Forest Service Law Enforcement assisted a U.S. Postal Inspector with executing a search warrant. 9:15 p.m. An officer transported an individual to CCMC for medical attention.

Wednesday, Dec. 30
11:37 a.m. A caller reported they were missing a package from the post office; an investigation is ongoing. 3:32 p.m. A caller reported a vehicle parked on city property. An officer was notified and is looking into it. 4:12 p.m. A caller reported a stop sign was facing the wrong way. A city worker was contacted and fixed the sign. 11:12 p.m. An officer conducted a bar check. An officer conducted an after-hours security check of the 13-mile airport.

Thursday, Dec. 31
10:30 a.m. While in custody, Tracey Wooden, age 55, of Cordova, Alaska, was charged with two counts of Misconduct Involving a Controlled Substance in the 4th Degree. These charges were a result of an ongoing investigation. 11:22 a.m. A caller reported a breaking and entering. An officer has started an investigation. 12:24 p.m. An officer provided security at the 13-mile airport. 3:40 p.m. An officer provided security at the mile-13 airport. 8:38 p.m. An officer conducted a bar check. 9:15 p.m. A caller reported people lighting fireworks near Heney trailer court. An officer patrolled the area and was unable to locate the individuals. 10:22 p.m. A caller reported an individual set off fireworks on his porch. An officer responded and is investigating the incident. 11:28 p.m. An officer contacted an individual at the police station for follow-up on a previous incident.

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