Law & Order: Oct. 6-12, 2017

The following incidents were reported to the Cordova Police Department between 10-6-17 thru 10-12-17. 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.                        

OCTOBER 6, Friday:

11:10 a.m. Caller reported smoke coming from a boat at the harbor. Fire Department responded finding the smoke to be coming from an overheating stove. 9:18 p.m. Caller reported a bear attempted to break into his residence and was scared away. Alaska State Troopers were advised about the situation.

OCTOBER 7, Saturday:

4:12 p.m. Two individuals were trespassed from another’s property.

OCTOBER 8, Sunday:


11:00 p.m. Caller reported a bear in her yard eating garbage. Officer responded scaring off the bear.

OCTOBER 9, Monday:

10:53 a.m. Caller reported an individual punched her dog who was in the back of her truck. 1:39 p.m. Caller reported her ATV had been stolen while parked at a friend’s house. Officer responded investigating the situation. Individual called reported he had found the ATV. 3:51 p.m. Caller reported his vehicle had been rummaged through during the night and nothing was stolen from his vehicle. Officer responded investigating the situation.

OCTOBER 10, Tuesday:

9:14 a.m. Caller reported his fishing vessel had been broken into and rummaged through the other day with nothing stolen. Officer responded investigating the situation.

OCTOBER 11, Wednesday:

9:30 a.m. Caller reported his wood cart had been stolen from his residence. Officer responded finding the callers friend borrowed the cart. 1:58 p.m. Individual reported an assault that may have happened. Officer interviewed the individual and found no assault had happened.

OCTOBER 12, Thursday:

12:05 p.m. Caller reported an aggressive dog on Whitshed Road. Officer responded not finding any dogs on Whitshed Road.


DMV HOURS: Tuesday – Thurs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. 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.