Law & Order: June 20-26

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 June 20 through June 26, 2022. Defendant(s) are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Monday, June 20:

  • 1:00 a.m. An officer conducted a security check at a local establishment.
  • 1:16 a.m. An officer conducted a security check at a local business.
  • 3:43 a.m. An officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 5:38 a.m. An officer conducted a security check at a local business.
  • 11:23 a.m. A resident turned in a wallet containing cash, credit cards, and out-of-state identification card, to Lost and Found property. Dispatch was able to locate and contact the owner.
  • 11:57 a.m. An individual came to the station to claim Lost and Found property.
  • 12:32 p.m. An officer conducted security surveillance for flight 61 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 2:03 p.m. An officer conducted security surveillance for flight 66 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 3:45 p.m. Dispatch received a report of a net dropped on Adams Avenue.
  • 3:55 p.m. Dispatch received a report of a net dropped on Adams Avenue.
  • 5:09 p.m. Dispatch received a report of a net dropped on Adams Avenue.
  • 5:42 p.m. An officer responded to Adams Avenue.
  • 5:45 p.m. A City Shop employee responded to Adams Avenue with a loader to pick up the net.
  • 6:05 p.m. A City Shop employee and an officer got another piece of equipment to assist with moving the net.
  • 6:21 p.m. The Emergency Medical Services team and an officer responded to a medical call on Browning Avenue. The patient was transported to Cordova Community Medical Center.
  • 7:56 p.m. An officer issued a warning to a motorist on Lake Avenue.
  • 10:16 p.m. An officer conducted a security check at a local establishment.
  • 10:43 p.m. An officer responded to a report of possible gun fire by the little airport on Lake Avenue. The officer patrolled the area reported finding no suspicious activity.
  • 11:20 p.m. An officer conducted a security check at a local establishment.

Tuesday, June 21:

  • 1:16 a.m. An officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 1:56 a.m. An officer contacted Dispatch, reporting suspicious activity at Mile 5 Whitshed Road.
  • 7:50 a.m. An officer responded to a report of a disturbance at a local business.
  • 9:32 a.m. An officer responded to a report of vandalism at the City Center.
  • 12:19 p.m. An officer conducted security surveillance for flight 61 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 2:19 p.m. An officer conducted security surveillance for flight 66 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 7:15 p.m. An officer responded to a report of harassment at a local business.
  • 7:25 p.m. An officer issued a warning to a motorist.
  • 9:59 p.m. An officer served Court documents.
  • 10:36 p.m. An officer served Court documents.

Wednesday, June 22:

  • 12:03 a.m. An officer responded to a Welfare Check request. All the individuals were safe and fine.
  • 12:42 a.m. An officer issued a warning to an individual.
  • 2:10 a.m. An officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 12:18 p.m. An officer conducted security surveillance for flight 61 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 6:05 p.m. Dispatch received a complaint of dogs barking.
  • 11:48 p.m. An officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.

Thursday, June 23:

  • 12:07 a.m. An officer conducted a security check at the Cordova Jr/Sr High School.
  • 2:04 a.m. Dispatch received a report of repeated noise disturbances.
  • 9:20 a.m. A resident came to the station to speak with an Officer.
  • 11:25 a.m. The Emergency Medical Services team responded to a medivac transport call. The patient was transported from Cordova Community Medical Center to the airport.
  • 12:29 p.m. An officer conducted security surveillance for flight 61 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 1:54 p.m. Dispatch received a request for increased patrol.
  • 11:34 p.m. An officer served Court documents.

Friday, June 24:

  • 12:08 a.m. An officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 2:46 a.m. Dispatch received an anonymous call regarding a noise disturbance on the Breakwater.
  • 11:19 a.m. An officer responded to a local business regarding a shoplifter.
  • 11:46 a.m. An officer issued a non-expiring trespass to an individual from a local business.
  • 11:58 a.m. An officer responded to a 911 report of harassment.
  • 10:41 p.m. An officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.

Saturday, June 25:

  • 12:00 a.m. An officer responded to a 911 disturbance complaint by a patron at the Prince William Sound Motel.
  • 12:43 a.m. An officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 2:42 a.m. An officer responded to a noise complaint of juveniles shooting off fireworks at the Hartney Bay Bridge.
  • 7:01 a.m. An officer responded to a 911 call from an individual requesting to meet an officer at the Cordova Community Medical Center.
  • 10:42 a.m. An officer responded to a report of an aggressive dog at Sunset View Apartments.
  • 12:06 p.m. An officer and an Alaska State Trooper responded to a report of an alleged inebriated individual blocking the New Harbor boat launch. The officer determined it was rather a medical emergency. The Emergency Medical Services team responded to the boat launch and the patient was transported to Cordova Community Medical Center.
  • 1:50 p.m. An officer conducted follow-up on a harassment case.
  • 3:52 p.m. A resident came to the station to drop off a cell phone found on the Breakwater to be entered into Lost and Found.
  • 6:26 p.m. The Emergency Medical Services team responded to a 911 call at The Reluctant Fisherman. There was no medical transport.
  • 6:48 p.m. Dispatch received a report of a suspicious individual.
  • 9:06 p.m. An individual came to the station to claim Lost and Found property.
  • 11:22 p.m. An officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.

Sunday, June 26:

  • 1:18 a.m. An officer conducted a security check at the Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.  
  • 12:34 p.m. An officer conducted security surveillance for flight 61 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 2:27 p.m. An officer conducted security surveillance for flight 66 at Merle K. Mudhole Smith Airport.
  • 8:29 p.m. The Emergency Medical Services team, Fire Department, and an officer responded to a 911 call on Fourth Street. The patient was transported to Cordova Community Medical Center.
  • 10:30 p.m. An officer conducted a security check at a local establishment.
  • 11:32 p.m. An officer conducted a security check at a local establishment.

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