Unalaska police blotter

Domestic Disturbance – Officers responded to a residence wherein two siblings were engaged in a drunken argument. Officers departed the scene after telling the two men to get along, but returned after one brother claimed the other stole his bottle of liquor. Officers located the allegedly stolen bottle of liquor on the floor next to the victim.

Welfare Check – Officers responded again to a residence wherein one intoxicated brother was concerned about his equally intoxicated sibling. Officers requested an ambulance per the sibling’s request.

Domestic Disturbance – Officers responded yet again to the home of the drunken brothers, where one of the siblings was being a pest and was unable to get out of his chair. An ambulance was called.

Domestic Disturbance - Officers responded yet another time to the home of the drunken brothers, where one of the siblings was allegedly causing problems for the other. Officers told the brothers to get along.

Suspicious Person/Activity – Caller reported someone was smoking pot while riding his bicycle. An officer searched for the suspect but was unable to locate anyone matching his description.

Noise Disturbance – Caller reported loud music from a neighboring house. Officers contacted an intoxicated, belligerent man and his comrades in the suspect residence and advised him of the complaint. The man’s comrades apologized for their friend’s behavior.

Civil – Business manager reported that an employee’s wife was threatening another employee with a lawsuit because the other employee’s children are noisy.


Read further highlights from the police log of the Unalaska Department of Public Safety via the Dutch Harbor Telegraph. For background on the UDPS police blotter, see "Unalaska police blotter makes for great Alaska literature" (KTUU, Feb. 16, 2012) and "Dutch Harbor: The police blotter heard 'round the world" (Los Angeles Times, Feb. 5, 2009)