Law & Order: March 7-13

A Cordova Police vehicle outside of the Cordova Police Department in August, 2018. (Photo by Emily Mesner/The Cordova Times)

The following is a summary of incidences that occurred or were reported to the Cordova Police Department March 7 through March 13, 2022. Defendant(s) are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Monday, March 7:

  • 4:42 p.m. An Officer conducted follow-up on a burglary case.
  • 5:26 p.m. The Emergency Medical Services team responded to a 911 call at Sunset View Apartments. The patient was transported to Cordova Community Medical Center.
  • 6:43 p.m. An Officer conducted follow-up on a drug case.
  • 7:00 p.m. An Officer responded to a report of a reckless driver on Lake Ave. 
  • 7:34 p.m. An Officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 10:20 p.m. An Officer and the Emergency Medical Services team responded to a 911 call on Council Avenue. The patient was transported to Cordova Community Medical Center.

Tuesday, March 8:

  • 9:27 a.m. Dispatch received a report of a missing dog.
  • 10:24 a.m. Dispatch received a report of a Bitcoin scam. 
  • 12:46 p.m. An Officer conducted security surveillance for flights 61 and 66 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 4:39 p.m. An Officer conducted follow-up on a burglary case.
  • 8:22 p.m. An Officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.

Wednesday, March 9:

  • 11:53 a.m. An Officer conducted security surveillance for flights 61 and 66 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 1:50 p.m. An Officer served civil papers. 
  • 2:57 p.m. A resident came to the station for fingerprinting.
  • 6:14 p.m. An Officer conducted follow-up on a burglary case.
  • 6:48 p.m. An Officer served civil papers. 
  • 10:58 p.m. An Officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 11:49 p.m. An Officer responded to a 911 report of an intoxicated individual.

Thursday, March 10:

  • 12:42 a.m. The Emergency Medical Services team responded to a 911 call on Seventh Street. The patient was transported to Cordova Community Medical Center.
  • 12:56 a.m. An Officer brought an individual into custody for their protection under Title 47.
  • 6:53 a.m. An Officer responded to a parking complaint. 
  • 7:48 a.m. An Officer and the Emergency Medical Services team responded to a report of an expected death. The deceased was transported to Cordova Community Medical Center.
  • 11:06 a.m. An Officer and the Cordova Fire Department responded to a 911 report of a boat fire in Cordova Outboard parking lot.  11:31 a.m. The Cordova Fire Department cleared the scene. 
  • 12:41 p.m. An Officer conducted follow-up on a domestic violence case. 
  • 12:50 p.m. An Officer conducted security surveillance for flight 61 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 2:12 p.m. An Officer responded to a report of a reckless driver on Main Street. 
  • 2:36 p.m. An Officer gave a verbal warning to a motorist on Copper River Highway.
  • 2:38 p.m. An Officer conducted security surveillance for flight 66 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 4:40 p.m. An Officer conducted follow-up on a burglary case.
  • 11:29 p.m. An Officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.

Friday, March 11:

  • 7:38 a.m. An Officer responded to a Welfare Check request.  The Officer reported all to be well.
  • 9:03 a.m. A resident came to the station for fingerprinting.
  • 3:46 p.m. An Officer responded to a report of an intoxicated individual walking at Mile 15.5 Copper River Highway. The Officer provided transportation to the individual.
  • 5:40 p.m. An Officer conducted a Welfare Check and brought an individual to the station for further follow-up.

Saturday, March 12:

  • 10:37 a.m. An Officer conducted follow-up on a domestic violence case. 
  • 11:29 a.m. An Officer responded to a drug tip.
  • 11:57 a.m. An Officer served civil papers. 
  • 2:20 p.m. An Officer conducted security surveillance for flight 66 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 3:55 p.m. An Officer conducted follow-up on a domestic violence case. 
  • 9:18 p.m. Dispatch received a report of alleged vandalism.

Sunday, March 13:

  • 12:10 a.m. Dispatch received a report of an intoxicated individual.
  • 3:33 a.m. The Police Department, the Fire Department, the Emergency Medical Services team responded to a report of a bomb explosion with multiple injuries at Orca Adventure Lodge. It was determined that the call did not originate in Cordova and was false. An investigation into the caller is ongoing.
  • 4:14 a.m. All responders cleared the scene. 
  • 12:17 p.m. An Officer conducted follow-up on a domestic violence case. 
  • 3:21 p.m. An Officer responded to a call from Transportation Security Administration (TSA) at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport regarding a substance not permitted to fly. 

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