Law & Order: Nov. 9-15

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

The following incidents were reported to the Cordova Police Department between 11-9-18 thru 11-15-18. 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.   

NOVEMBER 9, Friday:

12:28 p.m. Bidarki staff called the police department to request an ambulance to transport an individual with an injury. 2:02 p.m. Caller reported someone trespassing on a vessel owned by the city. An officer responded and arrested Elton Brown, age 60 of Cordova, Alaska, for Criminal Trespass. 2:23 p.m. Caller reported a possible impaired driver on Main St. Officers were notified but were unable to locate the suspect.

NOVEMBER 10, Saturday:

6:07 a.m. Caller requested an ambulance. The ambulance responded to the residence and transported the patient to the hospital.

NOVEMBER 11, Sunday:

8:34 p.m. Caller reported several cars in front of a residence with people yelling outside. An officer responded and found a victim with severe injuries. The officer arrested Jacob Borodkin, age 30 of Cordova, Alaska, for domestic violence related assault charges. CDFD ambulance transported the patient to CCMC.

NOVEMBER 12, Monday:

3:53 a.m. Caller reported he wanted someone removed from his residence that didn’t have permission to be there. An officer responded to the residence and removed the individual.  

NOVEMBER 13, Tuesday:

8:48 a.m. The Cordova Volunteer Fire Department received a request to help someone off the ground. Two medics responded and assisted the individual.


NOVEMBER 14, Wednesday:

Nothing to report.    

NOVEMBER 15, Thursday:

12:54 a.m. Caller reported a driver skidding recklessly around the High School parking area.  An officer responded to the scene and located the reckless driver.


DMV HOURS: From 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday 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 and citations.