Sheriff's Log Aug. 30-Sept. 6: Prowlers, unwanted house guests, lots of trespassing ...

Deputies in San Juan Islands responded to 267 calls from August 23-30, 2017 including this one: A Deputy responded to a trespass complaint. An island visitor went on private property near the Lopez Village to collect owl pellets and then attempted to remove other items from the property owner's barn. 

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

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) CLO

Deputies were dispatched to a Welfare Check in Friday Harbor. Contact made with party and no issues were found.

Assault - Body Force (San Juan Island) INA

Unconscious (San Juan Island) CLO

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) INA

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

Area Check (Orcas Island) INA

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Parking Problem (San Juan Island) ACT

A Deputy responded to a report of an abandoned vehicle. Vehicle was later impounded as abandoned.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

Unwanted Person (Lopez Island) CLO

A Deputy responded to a Lopez Island business  for an unwanted person complaint. A dispute occurred when an employer and former employee had a business-related disagreement. The irate former employee departed prior to the Deputy's arrival. There was no evidence of a crime and a report was completed.

Noise Complaint /not dogs (Orcas Island) NR

Missing Person (San Juan Island) UNF

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) CLO

A Deputy returned a dog, which was very friendly, to its owner  after it went on to a neighbor's property. A report was completed.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (Orcas Island) NR

Trouble Unknown (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Boating Problem (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island man contacted deputies for advice and options in dealing with a vessel trespassing/ stealing moorage and power from a private dock. Information was provided. No further action requested.

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Found Property (San Juan Island) ACT

Reporting Party's golden retriever found Marine Rescue GPS EPIRB on South Beach.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) EJN

A Deputy was dispatched to Welfare Check in Friday Harbor. Investigation Continues.

Sick or Injured Animal (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

Custodial Interference (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island man was stopped for defective taillights. The deputy also learned that the man did not have a valid drivers license. The man was ticketed for both infractions.

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Lopez Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

THURSDAY, AUGUST 31

Malicious Mischief (San Juan Island) CAA

An intoxicated Friday Harbor man was ejected from a local tavern. He was observed stumbling up the street. He stopped and punched out the window of a local business and then managed to leave before deputies arrived. Evidence is being collected and an arrest warrant will be issued.

Accident-HitRun (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy was dispatched to Hit and Run Unattended. Driver was later located a cited for DUI and Hit and Run Unattended.

Parking Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) INA

Trespassing (Lopez Island) CAN

A Lopez Island Deputy responded to a trespassing complaint in the 2800 block of Fisherman Bay Road. The involved trespasser was located and he agreed to depart the property. A report was completed.

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) CLO

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) ACT

Found Property (Orcas Island) ACT

Threats (Orcas Island) NR

Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) INA

Accident-HitRun (San Juan Island) INA

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) INA

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Missing Person (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Dispute (Orcas Island) NR

Vehicle Theft (Lopez Island) NR

Civil Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island Deputy was called out to investigate a complaint of a road hazard on Center Road. No road hazard was found and a report was completed.

Sick or Injured Animal 22:44:49 08/31/17 (San Juan Island) NR

Noise Complaint /not dogs 22:52:48 08/31/17 (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1

Sick or Injured Animal (San Juan Island) NR

Theft (Orcas Island) ACT

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) ACT

Unwanted Person (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Theft (Orcas Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Alarm (Orcas Island) NR

Found Property INA

The manager of a San Juan land bank property brought in a bike found there. It is a slightly older Specialized. No matching bikes are listed missing in our files. The bike was placed in evidence, pending a claim.

Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large UNF

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A deputy conducted a traffic stop in the 100 block of Orcas Road. The driver was issued a ticket for speeding.

Boating Acc NI (San Juan Island) ACT

A boat accident occurred at Roche Harbor. This case is still under investigation.

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) NR

Fish & Game Violation (Lopez Island) NR

Noise Complaint /not dogs UNF

Parking Problem (San Juan Island) UNF

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

A vessel was docked at the West Sound County Dock after day use hours and cited again for the 10th time.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Animal Noise (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) INA

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) ACT

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) CLO

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) CLO

A deputy was dispatched to a Domestic in the Friday Harbor area. The reporting deputy arrived and contacted the involved parties. One person was arrested for Assault 4th DV and booked.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

Accident-HitRun (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to a Hit and Run Unattended in the Friday Harbor area. The reporting deputy arrived and contacted the caller. The caller advised the vehicle was damaged while the caller was at work. Incident under investigation...

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Attempted Suicide (Lopez Island) CLO

Lopez Island Deputies responded to a docked vessel  for a suicidal person. The highly intoxicated subject was subsequently transported to a hospital for an evaluation. A report was completed.

Sick or Injured Animal (Orcas Island) NR

Trespassing (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (Orcas Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Burglary - Residential (Orcas Island) ACT

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Dispute (Orcas Island) NR

Injury (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez deputy responded to a slow-speed motorcycle collision. The rider was treated by Lopez EMS and released.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (Lopez Island) NR

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) ACT

Sick or Injured Animal (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Violation (Lopez Island) NR

Hazardous Materials Spill (San Juan Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (San Juan Island) ACT

Trespassing (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

VIN Inspection (Lopez Island) INA

Vehicle Prowl (Lopez Island) NR Unfounded.

Damaged in collision. Info provided to Reporting Party

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

A St Bernard was found running at large near Lopez Village. Before the deputy arrived to take the dog to the kennel, the dog owner arrived and claimed the dog and took it home. No further action taken

Trespassing (Lopez Island) NR 

A Lopez Island deputy was called to investigate an ongoing trespass issue on Decatur Island. A report was taken.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Boating Acc NI (San Juan Island) NR

Found Property (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Sex Offense (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy in Friday Harbor received a report of a sex crime. This case is still under investigation.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Trespassing (Lopez Island) ACT

Lopez Island deputies were sent to a trespass situation where house guests had reportedly overstayed their welcome. Deputies interviewed the involved parties, all family members, who agreed to a resolution that kept everyone safe for the night. No enforcement action was necessary.

Citizen Dispute (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR Warning for speeding

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island Deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 600 Block of Mt Baker Rd for speeding. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding and released. Infraction forwarded to court and report made.

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

Trespassing (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy responded to a report of trespassers on a private beach on the south end. The intruders were gone before the deputy arrived. No further action was taken.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Medical Emergency (San Juan Island) CLO

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

Area Check (Orcas Island) CLO

Area Check (Orcas Island) CLO

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) CLO

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) CLO

Area Check (Orcas Island) CLO

Attempted Suicide (San Juan Island) NR

Vicious Animal (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) INA

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Unwanted Person (Lopez Island) NR

Lopez Island deputies were sent to a report of a subject trying to gain entry to an occupied residence on the south end. The intruder was gone before deputies arrived. No entry was gain and no property was damaged. A report was taken.

Noise Complaint /not dogs FAL

Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Harassment (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

Found Property (Orcas Island) NR

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to an Eastsound business for some property that was left behind. The owner of the property was contacted.

Animal Bite (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to an Animal Bite in the Friday Harbor area. The involved persons were contacted and an animal Bite report was completed.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop 7 (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

Medical Emergency (Orcas Island) CLO

Assault - Aggravated (San Juan Island) ACT

A Deputy responded to a report of an attempted assault on San Juan Island. Victim was contacted and a written statement collected. Case is active at this time.

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) INA

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) UNF

Domestic Dispute or Assault (Orcas Island) ACT

Orcas Island Deputies responded to a report of a Domestic Disturbance at Moran State Park. Upon further investigation it was found that it was only a verbal argument and not domestic in nature. An information report was made.

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to a Domestic in the Friday Harbor area. The reporting deputy arrived and discovered on of the people had already left the area. There was no signs of a physical domestic. Report taken.

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) INA

Missing Person UNF

Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) NR

Accident-Injury, Traffic (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a report of a one-vehicle accident involving a motorcycle and a deer at Crow Valley Rd and Nordstroms Ln. The driver suffered minor injuries and was treated and released by EMS. Accident report completed. No further investigation needed.

Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) ACT

Alarm ACT

Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy responded to a call of a prowler outside a residence. A resident observed a subject with a flashlight outside the house. A vehicle was heard leaving prior to the deputy's arrival. A report was taken.

Theft (San Juan Island) ACT

Malicious Mischief (Orcas Island) ACT

Burn Investigation (Lopez Island) INA

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Theft (Orcas Island) NR

Unwanted Person (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Harassment (Orcas Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (Orcas Island) NR

Harassment (Orcas Island) NR

Unwanted Person (Lopez Island) CAA

Lopez Island deputies located and arrested a wanted subject at a local business. The subject was wanted on two outstanding arrest warrants for failing to appear in court. He was transported to Friday Harbor and lodged in jail pending a court appearance.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Deputy responded to a Suspicious Circumstance call on Dolphin Bay Rd involving a tan Jeep Cherokee. Upon further investigation it was found that the vehicle involved was also involved in another report made by another deputy. Information report was made and investigation ongoing.

Sick or Injured Animal (San Juan Island) NR

Found Property (San Juan Island) CLO

Found Property (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CLO

Warning for defective taillights on pup trailer of double dump truck.

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for defective taillights

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

warning for no taillights- had daytime running light on only

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to the hospital for an agency assist.

Prowler (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy responded to a location in the Town of Friday Harbor reference an unwanted person. Person was cited for depositing an unwholesome substance after defecating in the parking lot.

Traffic Enforcement (Lopez Island) ACT

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

Vicious Animal (San Juan Island) INA

A citizen reported her dog was grabbed by another dog in Friday Harbor. Contact was made with the offending dog owner and situation was resolved by the deputy.

Trespassing (Lopez Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a trespass complaint. An island visitor went on private property near the Lopez Village to collect owl pellets and then attempted to remove other items from the property owner's barn. It appeared the items were put back and the suspect departed. A report was completed.

Traffic Enforcement (Orcas Island) NR

Found Property (Orcas Island) INA

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Trouble Unknown UNF

Theft (Lopez Island) UNF

A Deputy responded to a Lopez Island business regarding a possible theft complaint. An investigation is being conducted.

Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) NR

Communications Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) NR

DUI (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Vicious Animal (San Juan Island) NR

A deputy was dispatched to the San Juan Island area in reference to a Dog at large. The reporting deputy arrived and contacted the involved people. A Dog at Large warning letter was issued.

Trouble Unknown ACT

Welfare Check (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was asked to go check on a Lopez resident to make sure all was well. The subject was located and everything appeared fine.

Mental Health (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was dispatched on a subject in crisis. After an initial assessment on scene, the subject agreed to voluntarily go to the hospital for help. A courtesy transport to the ferry was provided.

DUI (San Juan Island) INA

Trespassing (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to a Citizen Dispute in the Friday Harbor area. The reporting deputy arrived and contacted the people involved. The people separated and one left the area.

Drowning (Lopez Island) UNF

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was sent to check on a suspicious person seen walking in the village area after all the businesses were closed. The man was not found.

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC Warned for speed. NOI for NVOL w/ID

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Accident-NonInj (Orcas Island) ACT

Total Incidents for This Report: 267

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