Police & Fire Report

Valdez Police Report

Aug 7 – 13, 2017

Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations
and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

08/07

Animal Noise – A resident called to report that their neighbor’s dog has been barking for the past 30 to 45 minutes. An officer arrived on scene and was unable to get the home owner to come to the door. The animal was impounded.

Fraud – An individual reported that they received a phone call from someone wanting them to send them bail money and then hanging up.

Lost Property – A wallet with ID and a debit card was lost in the Valdez area. If found please turn it into the Valdez Police Department.

Possible Drunk Driver – A call was received reporting a possible drunk driver. An Officer was able to catch up to the vehicle and the officer didn’t see any lane violations or impairment.

MVA – Damage – A motor vehicle accident with minor damage was reported in town. No injuries occurred and the officer supplied the drivers with forms for their insurance companies.

08/08

Welfare Check – A caller reported that their child was late returning home. Officers found the child down the street and advised them that their parents were worried about them. They were already on their way home.

Lost Property – A driver’s license and a credit card was reported lost possibly in the airport area. If found please turn into the Valdez Police Department.

Municipal Violation – Several individuals were issued citations for Public Consumption of Alcohol at the Dock Point picnic area.

Disturbance Noise – A resident reported loud music coming from a residence nearby. An officer arrived at the location and advised the individuals that there was a complaint of noise and that the music needed to be turned down. They agreed to turn the music down.

08/09

Intoxicated Pedestrian – An officer was flagged down by an intoxicated pedestrian who was having difficulties finding their boat. The officer supplied a ride and helped them find their boat.

Lost Property – A pair of gray framed prescription sunglasses was reported lost in the Valdez area. If found please turn into the Valdez Police Department.

08/10

Welfare Check – A caller requested a welfare check on an individual who looked disorientated and confused walking down a street. Officers arrived on scene and found the person and supplied a ride to their residence. They were out hiking and got wet and cold and disoriented on where they were.

Welfare Check – A caller reported that their ex was late in dropping off their children. Officers called the other parent and they were stuck in construction and would be there to drop off the children shortly.

08/11
MVA Damage – Road construction equipment was reported hit on the pass.

Lost Property – A laptop bag with a laptop and other equipment was reported lost around the Kelsey Dock area. If found please bring to the Valdez Police Department.

08/12

Intoxicated Pedestrian – A local hotel reported an intoxicated individual who was in their lobby and would not leave. Officers arrived at the location and requested that the individual to leave. They left the premises without incident.

Found Property – A wallet was found around the area of the salmon turn. The police department has attempted to get a hold of the owner with no success. If you have lost your wallet please call the police department.

Found Property – A Kodak pocket camera was reported found around the hatchery area. If you have lost this item please call the Valdez Police Department for more information.

Stolen Property – A Motorola cell phone was reported stolen in the Valdez area. If you have any information about this case please contact the Valdez Police Department.

08/13

MVA w/Injuries – A motor vehicle rollover accident was report on the duck flats. The driver was extricated out of the vehicle and transported to the hospital.

Total Police and Animal calls for the week: 119


Fire Report

August 7 – 13, 2017

8/7

Valdez EMS responded to an individual needing medical assistance. The patient was treated at the scene and transported to Providence Valdez Medical Center.

8/8

Valdez EMS responded to an individual needing medical assistance. The patient was treated at the scene and transported to Providence Valdez Medical Center.

Valdez EMS responded to an individual needing medical assistance. The patient was treated at the scene and transported to Providence Valdez Medical Center.

8/9 

Valdez Fire/Hazmat responded to a possible oil leak on the road. DEC was also notified and took care of the cleanup.

Valdez Search & Rescue responded to a possible SAR request. Two individuals were missing near the Worthington Glacier area. The individuals were eventually located.

Valdez EMS assisted with a medivac request.

8/10 

Valdez EMS responded to an individual needing medical assistance. The patient was treated at the scene and transported to Providence Valdez Medical Center.

Valdez EMS assisted with a medivac request.

Valdez Fire Department responded to fire alarm activation at the Mancamp. After investigation of the area, not fire was located.

8/12

Valdez EMS responded to an individual at Allison Point who had an accident with a fish hook in the facial area. The patient was treated at the scene.

8/13

Valdez EMS responded to a single motor vehicle accident along the duck flats. The patient was treated at the scene and transported to Providence Valdez Medical Center.

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