Sheriff's Log: Jan. 2-10: Counterfeit $100 bill, death investigation, speeding

Deputies in San Juan Islands responded to numerous calls between January 3 and 10 including this one: A deputy responded to a report of a Forgery at a restaurant in Friday Harbor. Upon arrival the Deputy was told that an unknown person passed a fake $100 bill on the evening. There is no suspect information at this time. Report made.



The disposition codes are: ACT- active; ALS-Advanced life support; BLS - Basic Life Support; CIC - citation issued; CLO - closed; FAL - false; INA - inactive; NR - no report; UNF - unfounded; GOA - gone on arrival; FTA - failure to appear.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 3

Mental Health (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

Breathing ALS (San Juan Island) NR

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) CAA 

A Friday Harbor Deputy arrested a wanted male on an outstanding Felony warrant. The male was booked into jail and a report completed.

Forgery (San Juan Island) ACT 

A deputy responded to a report of a Forgery at a restaurant in Friday Harbor. Upon arrival the Deputy was told that an unknown person passed a fake $100 bill on the evening. There is no suspect information at this time. Report made.

Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island Deputy stopped a vehicle on Olga Road. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for speed 57 MPH in a posted 35 MPH zone.

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) CAA

A Friday Harbor Deputy arrested a wanted male on two outstanding Misdemeanor warrants. The male was booked into jail and a report was completed.

Weapons Noise (San Juan Island) NR

Harassment (San Juan Island) CLO

A citizen made contact with a deputy over a civil dispute in Friday Harbor.

Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) NR

Theft (Orcas Island) ACT

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) NR

Burglary - Residential (Lopez Island) UNF

A Deputy responded to a Lopez Island residence reference a possible burglary complaint. Although there was no obvious evidence of an entry to the residence, the home owner believed several items were missing from the home. A report was completed.

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

THURSDAY, JANUARY 4

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) UNF

Unwanted Person (Lopez Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a Lopez Island residence in the middle of the night for an unwanted person complaint. The unwanted person was located and it was determined the person went on the reporting person's property unintentionally. The reporting person declined pressing charges.

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) INA

A Friday Harbor Deputy responded to a Welfare Check at the Station regarding an inmate. The inmate was given his needed medication and an information report was made.

Vicious Animal (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

VIN Inspection (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (Orcas Island) UNF

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Boating Problem (Lopez Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

FRIDAY, JANUARY 5

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) ACT

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies arrived at a residence on San Juan Island to investigate a complaint of construction noise. The noise had stopped prior to the Deputy's arrival. Investigation continues

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy contacted a driver in Eastsound with a suspended driver's license. The driver was issued with a criminal citation and released with a promise to appear in court. The vehicle was impounded with a 15 day hold.

Theft (San Juan Island) ACT

Harassment (San Juan Island) ACT

Accident-Hit and Run (San Juan Island) ACT

A San Juan Island resident reported his vehicle was significantly damaged while it was parked at the north end of San Juan Island.

Abandoned Vehicle (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Court Order Violation (Orcas Island) ACT

Trouble Unknown (Orcas Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

SATURDAY, JANUARY 6

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Abandoned Vehicle (Lopez Island) NR

Weapons Noise (San Juan Island) NR

Disorderly Conduct (San Juan Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Abandoned Vehicle (Lopez Island) NR

Unsecure Premise (San Juan Island) NR

Property Damage, Non Vandalism (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Violation (Lopez Island) NR

Accident-Injury, Traffic (San Juan Island) ACT

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

Parking Problem (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez deputy stopped a motorist who was traveling 60 mph in a 35 mph zone. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding.

Traffic Violation (Lopez Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Accident-Injury, Traffic (San Juan Island) ACT

Deputies responded to a 2 car rear ender accident. The driver in the 2nd car looked down and when he looked up, the car in front had stopped. The rear driver struck the car, but hit a bumper hitch causing no damage to the car, but ruined his radiator. Drivers exchanged info and were released.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Heart ALS (San Juan Island) INA

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Weapons Noise (Lopez Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

SUNDAY, JANUARY 7

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Heart Problem (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to the jail in Friday Harbor in regards to an inmate complaining of chest pain. The Deputy secured the inmate per department policy and transported the male to the Peace Island Emergency Room for treatment.

Alarm (San Juan Island) FAL

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR Warning for speed

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CLO

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CLO

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) UNF

Runaway Juvenile (San Juan Island) ACT

A parent reported a juvenile runaway to the Sheriff's Office in Friday Harbor. The juvenile was entered into the system as a runaway.

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Found Property (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island Deputy stopped a vehicle on Mt Baker Rd. The driver, a local man, was subsequently issued an infraction for speed 36 MPH in a posted 25 MPH zone. He was also given a warning for displaying expired tabs, and not having his driver's license.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) UNF

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

MONDAY, JANUARY 8

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez resident call to report a horse in the roadway in the area of Center Rd and Cross Rd. A deputy searched the area but the horse was not found.

Sick or Injured Animal (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

Traffic Hazard (Lopez Island) NR UTL

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Accident-HitRun (San Juan Island) ACT

A Deputy responded to a report of a Hit & Run Accident in Friday Harbor. The deputy gathered the victim's information and was advised that there were no witnesses and no video to the incident. A collision report and police report were made.

Controlled Substance Problem (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Medical Emergency (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) INA

Missing Person ACT

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) ACT

Welfare Check ACT

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding 39 MPH in a 25 MPH zone.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Death Investigation (San Juan Island) ACT

Deputies were dispatched to a body discovered by family members. The scene was examined and processed and the body was transported to Evans Funeral home.

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Runaway Juvenile (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was contacted at the Sheriff's Office about a Runaway Juvenile. The juvenile was located and returned to family member.

Medical BLS (Orcas Island) NR

Wanted Person (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

TUESDAY, JANUARY 9

Burglary - Residential (Lopez Island) UNF

Lopez Island deputies responded to a report of a burglary in progress when a neighbor observed a subject attempting to gain entry to a home. The property caretaker was found working to correct a problem that he had discovered. No crime had occurred.

Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) NR

Controlled Substance Problem (San Juan Island) ACT

A Friday Harbor Deputy responded to a walk in report of possible found drugs. The deputy took custody of the possible drugs and conducted four different tests on the substance which turned up negative results for illegal drugs. The substance was tagged to be destroyed and a report was made.

Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) ACT

Medical Emergency (San Juan Island) ACT

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) CLO

Theft (Orcas Island) ACT

Abandoned Vehicle (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Trouble Unknown (Lopez Island) NR

Accident-Non-Injury  (Orcas Island) ACT

Burglary - Residential (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas deputy responded to a report of a residential burglary in Eastsound. An investigation was completed and a report was taken.

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Court Order Violation (Orcas Island) NR

Boating Accident Injury (Orcas Island) ACT

Controlled Substance Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Medical BLS (Orcas Island) ACT

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to the San Juan Island area in reference to a Domestic. Deputies arrived and contacted the involved persons. After interviewing the involved persons, the involved agreed to separate for the night.

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 10

Missing Person (San Juan Island) NR

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