Law & Order: Dec. 2-8

The following incidents were reported to the Cordova Police Department between 12-2-16 thru 12-8-16. 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.

DECEMBER 2, Friday: 

10:19 a.m. Dispatch received a fire alarm call for a local business. Fire officers responded but it was a false alarm and just some smoke from cooking. 1:49 p.m. Dispatch received a 911 call from Glennallen that erroneously came in on our normal phone line.  The caller reported that a vehicle has rolled off the road. The call was transferred to Glennallen Alaska Wildlife Troopers. 6:40 p.m. Caller requested an ambulance for an individual having a seizure. Ambulance responded scene. 10:32 p.m. Caller reported loud music coming from a residence. Officer responded and the individual turned down the music.

DECEMBER 3, Saturday: 

11:56 p.m. Officer assisted an intoxicated pedestrian to their residence.

DECEMBER 4, Sunday:   


3:03 a.m. Caller requested an officer do a walk through and secure a building. Officer responded and secured the building. 3:14 a.m. Officer observed a group of agitated individuals outside of an establishment. Officer spoke with both parties who parted ways shortly after.  2:41 p.m. Caller reported having an oven fire. While on the phone the caller used a fire extinguisher and reported that the fire was out and that the fire department was no longer needed. 8:40 p.m. Caller requested assistance in removing an individual from their residence. Officer responded and after speaking with both parties, the caller allowed the individual to stay.

DECEMBER 5, Monday:  

Nothing to report

DECEMBER 6, Tuesday:  

Nothing to report

DECEMBER 7, Wednesday:  

6:59 p.m. Caller reported that there was a vehicle upside down in a ditch. Officer responded and spoke with the driver. There were no injuries.

DECEMBER 8, Thursday:  

2:17 a.m. Caller reported that there were people trying to break into their house. Officer responded and spoke with the caller and checked the surrounding area. There were no signs that anyone had been trying to break in.  7:51 a.m. Caller reported that an individual near their residence was acting strangely and had been standing outside for over an hour. Officer responded and transported the individual to CCMC.  10:15 a.m. Caller reported that a family member had fallen and requested an ambulance. Ambulance responded and transported the individual to CCMC.


DMV HOURS:  Tuesday – Thurs from 8am to 3:30pm unless otherwise posted.  Motorcycle testing is still available, weather permitting. DMV has moved to 602 Railroad Ave.  Payments now accepted for dog licenses, ATV/snow machine registrations, citations.