Sheriff's Log - May 3-9: Stolen shrimp, dog bite on ferry, phone scams

Deputies in the San Juan Islands responded to 151 calls from May 3-9, 2017 including this one: Deputies responded to the Peace Island Medical Center Emergency Department on a dog bite. A 3 1/2 boy was bitten on the ferry by a small dog. The parents did not get any information from the dog owner, but felt they were visitors. Deputies were unable to locate the dog owners in town.

The disposition codes are: ACT- active; CIC - citation issued; CLO - closed; FAL - false; INA - inactive; NR - no report; UNF - unfounded.

WEDNESDAY, May 3

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies responded to an apartment in Friday Harbor to settle a noise complainant. Once on the scene, deputies made contact with an intoxicated male who was the cause of the noise. The situation was settled by contact.

Unwanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

Alarm FAL

Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Abandoned Vehicle (San Juan Island) ACT

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Communications Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

Driver stopped for expired 2015 registration and had an expired CA driver's license. Driver cited for both via Sector

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Trouble Unknown (Orcas Island) UNF

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

TUESDAY, May 4

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

Trespassing (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Animal Bite (San Juan Island) ACT

Deputies responded to the Peace Island Medical Center Emergency Department on a dog bite. A 3 1/2 boy was bitten on the ferry by a small dog. The parents did not get any information from the dog owner, but felt they were visitors. Deputies were unable to locate the dog owners in town.

Fraud (Orcas Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to an Eastsound residence regarding a fraudulent phone scam. No local suspects. A report was taken.

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Violation ACT

Fraud (Orcas Island) INA

A deputy contacted an Olga resident about a phone scam that they were a victim of. A report was taken.

Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

Malicious Mischief (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island deputy responded to a report of vandalism to a vehicle. An investigation was completed.

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Alarm (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

DUI (San Juan Island) NR

Alarm (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

FRIDAY, May 5

Noise Complaint /not dogs (Orcas Island) UNF

Civil Problem (San Juan Island) ACT

A Friday Harbor citizen contacted the Sheriffs Office with a possible trespassing complaint. After a brief investigation it was found to be a civil matter between two neighbors.

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) UNF

Malicious Mischief (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island resident called to report a vandalism of her vehicle. Deputies gathered the information, gave the case number to the reportee, and completed a report.

Harassment (San Juan Island) INA

The reporting deputy was contacted via the phone in reference to a Harassment in the Friday Harbor area. The caller wished to have an informational report taken only. The reporting deputy provided the caller information and took an informational report.

Accident-Non-Injury  NR

Accident-Non-Injury  (Lopez Island) ACT

Litter/Pollution/Public Health (San Juan Island) ACT

Custodial Interference (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was contacted at the Sheriff's Office in reference to a Custodial Interference. The caller advised that his ex-wife was not responding about turning over a child for the weekend. All attempts to contact the ex-wife failed. Investigation continues..

Theft (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was contacted at the Sheriff's Office in reference to a Theft in the Friday Harbor area. The caller advised that he invited two males into his residence. When they left he noticed items missing. Investigation continues...

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Citizen Dispute (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy responded to an unwanted person complaint on Weeks Road. The reporting person stated a motorist almost hit her while she was walking. The motorist denied the claim. The dispute began over property. The RP requested the incident be documented. A report was completed.

Traffic Hazard (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island deputy stopped a motorist in the 2700 block of Fisherman Bay Road for speeding. The driver was issued a ticket for not having a driver's license and for speeding.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

SATURDAY, May 6

Trouble Unknown ACT

Domestic Dispute or Assault (Orcas Island) ACT

Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

Litter/Pollution/Public Health (San Juan Island) NR

Alarm NR

Traffic Hazard (Lopez Island) NR

Unwanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

A deputy was dispatched to local business in the Friday Harbor area in reference to an Unwanted Person. The reporting deputy contacted the caller and received information on the incident. Two subjects were trespassed from the property.

Theft (San Juan Island) ACT

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez deputy responded to a dog at large complaint. The dog was found walking alone on the road near Kielhaven Road. The dog's owner was located and it was learned the dog sitter unintentionally allowed the dog to leave the property. The dog was returned and a report was completed.

Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) NR

Alarm (San Juan Island) FAL

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Theft (Orcas Island) UNF

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

Mental Health (Lopez Island) CLO

A deputy responded to the Lopez Village Skate Park  for an erratic behaving person believed to be on drugs. It was determined the person was a possible threat to himself or others due to his unstable mental condition and he was flown to the mainland for a medical evaluation.

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Parking Problem (Lopez Island) NR

Alarm (San Juan Island) UNF

Vicious Animal (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

Found Property (San Juan Island) ACT

SUNDAY, May 37/strong>

Medical Emergency (Orcas Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) ACT

VIN Inspection (Orcas Island) ACT

Citizen Dispute (San Juan Island) ACT

The caller contacted the reporting deputy at the Sheriff's Office in reference to a Theft that occurred in the San Juan Island area. The caller advised she had paid a contractor to do a job but the contractor failed to do the job. Investigation continues...

Accident-HitRun (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Fish & Game Violation ACT

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Dispute (Lopez Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (Lopez Island) NR

Court Order Violation (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy in Friday Harbor received a report of an order violation. The victim reported multiple violations of a no contact order. The suspect has not yet been located.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A deputy stopped a vehicle for speeding on Olga Rd. The driver was warned for the speed but given an infraction for no proof of insurance.

Weapons Offense (Orcas Island) NR

Medical Emergency (San Juan Island) CLO

A deputy in Friday Harbor assisted EMS with an aid call. The deputy had to force entry into the residence to gain access to the patient. The patient was transported to the hospital by EMS.

Fall (San Juan Island) NR

MONDAY, May 8

Missing Person ACT

Alarm FAL

Death Investigation NR

Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Theft (Orcas Island) NR

Domestic Dispute or Assault (Lopez Island) CAA

Lopez Island deputies were dispatched for a physical domestic. The suspect departed prior to deputies' arrival and an investigation continues.

Trespassing (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

DUI (San Juan Island) UNF

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Mental Health (Orcas Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to a medical facility in regards to a suicidal subject. Compass Mental Health was notified. The subject was transported to Island Hospital for an evaluation.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) UNF

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

Boating Problem (San Juan Island) UNF

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to the San Juan Island area in reference to a Suspicious Circumstance. The deputy arrived and made contact with a single subject. Informational report taken...

Parking Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

TUESDAY, May 9

Animal at Large ACT

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Theft (San Juan Island) INA

There was a report of Theft of Shrimp in Friday Harbor. A report was taken, no further information at this time.

Traffic Violation ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) CLO

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

The Sheriff initiated a traffic stop in Friday Harbor and issued the driver an infraction for failure to wear seat belt.

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal ACT

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Boating Problem ACT

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

Boating Safety Inspection UNF

Boating Safety Inspection NR

Boating Safety Inspection NR

Controlled Substance Problem NR

Boating Safety Inspection CIC

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

DUI (Orcas Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) INA

Total Incidents for This Report: 151

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