Sheriff's Log Feb. 28-March 7: Multiple mail thefts in Eastsound, threats, speeding

Deputies in San Juan Islands responded to 153 calls between March 1-7, 2018 including this one: An Orcas deputy responded to a report of attempted theft of a package left a the door step of on Eastsound resident. This is one case of several mail thefts that occurred in that area. Investigation continues.



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, FEBRUARY 28

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) ACT

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (San Juan Island) CLO

A deputy responded to a walk in report of a Friday Harbor resident wishing to speak to a deputy about an animal issue. The Deputy made phone contact with the reporting party, contacted the other individual involved, and completed an informational report.

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) CAA

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Malicious Mischief (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas deputy responded to a report of attempted theft of a package left a the door step of on Eastsound resident. This is one case of several mail thefts that occurred in that area. Investigation continues.

Confidential (San Juan Island) UNF

Theft (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas deputy responded to a report of mail theft in the Eastsound area. There have been several other similar cases in the area. An investigation had been conducted and a report was taken.

VIN Inspection (Orcas Island) NR

Communications Problem (San Juan Island) INA

A Friday Harbor Deputy responded to a walk-in report of a Fraud that occurred online. Upon speaking with the involved person, it was discovered that the complainant suffered no financial loss as a result of this incident. The Deputy gathered the information and completed an information report.

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Theft (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas deputy responded to report of mail theft in the Eastsound area. There had been multiple mail thefts in the area. An investigation has been conducted and a report was taken.

Weapons Noise (San Juan Island) NR

Trespassing (San Juan Island) NR

Court Order Violation (San Juan Island) ACT

Evidence was collected which indicated that a defendant has violated his conditions of release.

Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

Alarm (Orcas Island) NR

Accident-Non-Injury (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy investigated a traffic accident at a local business. The vehicle lost its brakes and traveled into the side of the building. The driver was not impaired.

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) INA

THURSDAY, MARCH 1

Traffic Hazard NR

Traffic Hazard NR

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) CLO

Threats (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a threats call between two students at Friday Harbor Elementary. The Deputy met with the Principal and involved parties, and completed a report.

Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island citizen reported a vehicle driving recklessly in the Eastsound area. The investigation continues.

Accident-Injury, Traffic (San Juan Island) CIC

A Friday Harbor Deputy responded to a report of a two-car accident with injury on San Juan Island. One driver was transported to the hospital and released after being treated. One driver was issued an infraction, both cars were towed due to damages, and a collision report was made.

Traffic Violation (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy responded to complaint of traffic violations occurring in the village. The driver was located and reminded of the appropriate traffic laws.

Theft (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas deputy learned of an additional victim of mail theft in Eastsound. An investigation is still on going. A report was taken.

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) ACT

Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) NR

Alarm (San Juan Island) FAL

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

Harassment (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy stopped a vehicle for defective tail lights. The driver was issued a Notice of infraction for defective equipment and No valid operators license on person.

FRIDAY, March 2

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) CAA

A reporting deputy was contacted at the Sheriff's Office in reference to a Domestic. The person provided a statement on the incident. The other person involved was contacted at another location. That person was arrested for assault and booked into custody.

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

DUI (Lopez Island) CLO

A Lopez deputy was sent to check on a person that was possibly ill or impaired arriving on the ferry from Anacortes. The person was contacted and found to be neither.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Threats (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was contacted at the Sheriff's Office in reference to Threats. The person complained that threats were yelled at them from a moving vehicle. The person did not want any enforcement action at this time but wanted the incident documented.

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to the San Juan Island area in reference to a Domestic. The caller was contacted. The caller advised that there had been an incident earlier in the day with a relative. Investigation continues...

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas stopped a vehicle for expired registration. The driver was issued an infraction for no insurance.

Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy stopped a vehicle on San Juan Island and found the driver had defective equipment, expired vehicle license and expired drivers license. Several infractions were issued.

Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Sex Offender Registration (Lopez Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas stopped a vehicle for no turn signal. The driver was issued an infraction for no turn signal.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC An Orcas Deputy stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver was given an infraction for speed as they were driving 39mph in a 25mph zone.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

warning for defective taillight

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas stopped a vehicle for speed. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding 42MPH in a 25MPH zone.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

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

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

SATURDAY, MARCH 3

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas stopped a vehicle for expired tabs. The driver was issued an infraction for expired vehicle registration over two months.

Theft (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Accident-Injury, Traffic (Orcas Island) ACT

A Deputy on Orcas responded to a two-vehicle collision. The case is being investigated.

Court Order Violation (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to an Order Violation in the San Juan Island area. The involved persons were contacted and there was no violation of the court order. Informational report taken.

Theft ACT

Accident-HitRun (Orcas Island) ACT

Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

Harassment (San Juan Island) NR

Civil Problem (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy settled a civil dispute between neighbors on San Juan Island.

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

DUI (San Juan Island) NR

Theft (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Dispute (San Juan Island) ACT

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Welfare Check (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

SUNDAY, MARCH 4

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Vehicle Prowl (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island woman reported that someone had gotten into her car and taken items while it was parked at the Spit. A report was taken.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island deputy stopped a Seattle man for speeding on Fisherman Bay Rd and issued an infraction for going 43 in the 25 zone.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) INA

Spoke with reporting party. Observed a female remove an item from trailer. Item looked like it might be a long gun but not sure. Female got into the described vehicle with a male driver. R/p was unable to identify the male because she did not get clear look. Vehicle left and headed to town. Searched area between town and ...

Weapons Noise (San Juan Island) INA

Accident-HitRun (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was contacted in reference to a Hit and Run Unattended. The caller advised that the mailboxes were knocked down during the past snowy weather. Report taken.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) ACT

Warning for improper display of tabs

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

Sex Offender Registration (San Juan Island) NR

Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

MONDAY, MARCH 5

Unwanted Person (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called regarding an unruly patron at a local business. The subject left the premises when told they were no longer welcome there. An information report was taken.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Accident-HitRun (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was contacted at the Sheriff's Office in reference to an Hit and Run Unattended. The incident occurred on San Juan Island. Report taken.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas stopped a vehicle for an inoperative brake light. The driver was issued a criminal citation for no valid operators license without ID.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas stopped a vehicle for speed. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding 53MPH in a 35 MPH zone and no insurance.

Malicious Mischief (Orcas Island) NR

Death Investigation (Orcas Island) ACT

CONFIDENTIAL Two deaths apparently from heroin overdoses this month

Fraud (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Tacoma man was stopped and ticketed for speeding in a delivery truck at 45 in a 25 zone on Fisherman Bay Rd near Lopez Village.

Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

Court Order Violation (San Juan Island) NR

A Deputy responded to a walk-in report of a possible order violation. It was determined that a violation did not occur and an information report was made.

Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) CLO

A Deputy in Friday Harbor received a report of a vehicle collision. A state collision report was completed and the drivers exchanged information.

Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) NR

Sex Offender Registration (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Sex Offender Registration (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Sex Offender Registration (San Juan Island) NR

Civil Problem (San Juan Island) ACT

Deputies responded to a landlord-tenant dispute. Both parties were informed of the landlord tenant laws and shown where to find them online. The issue was resolved at that time.

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Theft (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

TUESDAY, MARCH 6

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) ACT

Malicious Mischief (Orcas Island) ACT

Trespassing (Lopez Island) NR

Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Burglary - Residential (Orcas Island) NR

Vicious Animal (San Juan Island) NR

Accident-NonInj (Orcas Island) NR

Lost Property (San Juan Island) INA

Citizen Assist ACT

Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) NR

Assist on aid call

Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) ACT

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) ACT

A Friday Harbor Deputy arrested an individual on an outstanding warrant out of Kitsap County. The individual was booked into jail and a report made.

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR Warning for Stop Sign

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

An Orcas Island Deputy was assigned an animal at large call. The animal was taken to the shelter and the owner contacted. The animal had current tags. A report was taken.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Trauma BLS (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

warning no turn signal and failure to stop at stop sign

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Warning for speed.

Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 153

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