San Juan Islands Sheriff Log April 18-May 1: Trees cut, deer hit, cars vandalized

Deputies in San Juan Islands responded to 360 calls between April 18 and May 1, 2018 including this one: A Lopez Island deputy took a report of theft of trees from the Lopez Hill Preserve. The Steward for the Land Bank discovered where two trees had been cut up for firewood. One of the trees had been standing timber, cut down by the perpetrator.

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.

Animal at Large 09:44:46 04/18/18 (Lopez Island) INA



WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18, 2018

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Malicious Mischief (San Juan Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Lopez Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called about a dog running in traffic on Ferry Rd. The dog returned home and the dog owner was contacted and warned about the dog running at large.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) INA

A driver was issued an infraction for fail to stop at stop sign in Friday Harbor.

Malicious Mischief (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy was dispatched to a report Malicious Mischief in Friday Harbor. No further info at this time.

Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called to assist a subject at Spencer Spit State Park. The problem was resolved upon the deputy's arrival.

Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies were dispatched to an Agency Assist. Deputies completed the assist with no incident.

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called regarding a cow out in the road. The owner was identified and returned the cow to its pasture.

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) ACT

Information Report (Orcas Island) NR

Malicious Mischief (Orcas Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy stopped a vehicle traveling on Orcas Road. The vehicle did not have illuminated tail lights in the dark night hours. The driver did not have insurance. The driver was issued an infraction for not having insurance.

THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 2018

Medical Emergency (San Juan Island) NR

Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) ACT

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) ACT

Threats (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Enforcement (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy issued an infraction on a Driver for failing to stop at stop sign in Friday Harbor.

Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy was dispatched to a Traffic Offense at Friday Harbor. The driver was issued an infraction for Passing a Stopped School Bus.

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

CONFIDENTIAL (Orcas Island) CLO

Unwanted Person (Orcas Island) ACT

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Juvenile Problem (Lopez Island) CLO

Lost Property (San Juan Island) ACT

Animal at Large (Orcas Island) INA

Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) INA

Alarm (Lopez Island) FAL

Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) INA

Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

Juvenile Problem (Lopez Island) ACT

Parking Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) INA

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Mental Health (San Juan Island) CLO

Deputies checked on the welfare of a male at local Friday Harbor hotel. No law Enforcement action was taken.

FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2018

Unwanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

Accident-Injury, Traffic (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to a single vehicle traffic accident in the Friday Harbor area. The reporting deputy arrived and discovered a motorcycle had struck a deer. Driver was transported for medical treatment.

Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

Accident-NonInj (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy on Orcas responded to a single vehicle collision, the driver was no longer on scene. A report was taken.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) NR

Malicious Mischief (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy on Orcas responded to a report of vandalism. A rear window of a vehicle was broken out sometime last night. A report was taken.

Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy stopped a driver for an obstructed license plate in Eastsound. The driver could not provide proof of insurance. The driver was issued an infraction for operating a vehicle without insurance and given a verbal warning for the obstructed license plate.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Harassment (San Juan Island) NR

Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) NR

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Found Property (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Wanted Person (Orcas Island) NR

Trespassing (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas deputy responded to a trespassing call. It was found that someone had assaulted another person and entered their dwelling unlawfully. The suspect was found and after the investigation was concluded, arrested for residential burglary and assault.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy issued an infraction to a driver in Friday Harbor failing to obey traffic device and warned for no proof insurance and no registration document in vehicle.

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Lopez Island) NR

Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

Welfare Check (Lopez Island) CLO

A Deputy conducted a welfare check on a distraught Lopez Island resident. It was determined the person was not an immediate threat to themselves and a report was completed.

Trouble Unknown ACT

Malicious Mischief (Orcas Island) ACT

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) ACT

Alarm (San Juan Island) FAL

SATURDAY, APRIL 21, 2018

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Alarm (Lopez Island) NR

A Deputy responded to a residential burglary alarm at a Lopez Island residence. Although an opened door was found, there was no evidence of a burglary or any other crime and a report was completed.

Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy on Orcas responded to a single vehicle collision. The vehicle was abandoned and towed from scene.

Accident-NonInj (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy on Orcas responded to a single vehicle collision. A report was taken.

Parking Problem (San Juan Island) UNF

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) CAA

A deputy made contact with a person with local warrants in the Friday Harbor area. The person was arrested and booked on the warrant without incident.

Theft (San Juan Island) ACT

Area Check (Lopez Island) NR

Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

Wanted Person (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Enforcement (San Juan Island) NR

Weapons Noise (San Juan Island) NR

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

Alarm FAL

SUNDAY, APRIL 22, 2018

Medical Emergency (San Juan Island) ACT

Threats (San Juan Island) INA

Mental Health (Orcas Island) NR

Boating Safety Inspection (Lopez Island) INA

Boating Safety Inspection (Lopez Island) INA

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez deputy stopped a Seattle man who was driving 41 mph in a 25 mph zone of Fisherman Bay Road. The driver was issued a citation for speeding.

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) NR

Animal at Large ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

MONDAY, APRIL 23, 2018

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) INA

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) UNF

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Theft ACT

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

Mental Health (San Juan Island) ACT

Deputies to a report of a suicidal subject in Eastsound. The subjected detained for a mental health evaluation. A report was taken.

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to a Welfare Check in the Friday Harbor area. The people were contacted and found to be safe. Report written.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) NR

Boating Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Medical ALS (Lopez Island) NR

Property Damage, Non Vandalism (San Juan Island) ACT

A citizen came into the Sheriff's Office in Friday Harbor, to report property damage that just occurred. Still under investigation.

Medical BLS (Lopez Island) NR

Weapons Noise (Orcas Island) NR

Medical BLS (Lopez Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Fall BLS (Lopez Island) NR

TUESDAY, APRIL 24, 2018

Weapons Noise (Orcas Island) ACT

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

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

Theft (Lopez Island) ACT

A Deputy spoke with a Lopez Island resident regarding missing property. The reporting person stated she suspected the items may have been removed from her purse while she was at the Lopez Market on 04/17/18. No witness or suspect were identified. A report was taken.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy issued a driver an infraction for failure to wear their seat belt and warned them for no insurance in Friday Harbor.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) ACT

On 04/24/18 a citizen came into turn themselves in for a Warrant. They were booked into Friday Harbor holding cell till they are going to be arraigned.

Medical BLS (San Juan Island) ACT

A cell mate was having medical issues and was transported to the Emergency Room and was evaluated. They were later released and transported back to the holding cell at the San Juan County Sheriff's Office.

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed

Missing Person (Orcas Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Accident-Injury, Traffic (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island man was injured in an off road motorcycle crash. The man was airlifted to a mainland hospital for evaluation and treatment of his injuries. A report was completed.

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Enforcement (San Juan Island) NR

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 2018

18-002658 Citizen Assist ACT

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Deputy conducted a traffic stop in Eastsound. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding, 38 mph in a 25 mph zone.

Abandoned Vehicle (San Juan Island) ACT

Trouble Unknown (Orcas Island) NR

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Sick or Injured Animal (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) NR

Malicious Mischief (Orcas Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A driver was issued an infraction for failing to stop at stop sign and warned for expired vehicle registration.

Burglary - Residential (San Juan Island) NR

A deputy was dispatched to a possible residential burglary that was later to found out to be a Landlord violation. An informational report was taken.

Court Order Violation (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy took a report that a subject had violated the conditions of release imposed by the court in a recent case. The incident is under investigation.

Theft (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island deputy took a report of theft of trees from the Lopez Hill Preserve. The Steward for the Land Bank discovered where two trees had been cut up for firewood. One of the trees had been standing timber, cut down by the perpetrator.

Civil Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Theft (San Juan Island) INA

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) INA

Citizen Assist CLO

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CAA

A deputy stopped a vehicle on Orcas Road for a lane travel violation in the night time hours. Further investigation revealed there was probable cause to believe the driver was DUI. The driver was arrested, processed and released. Charging decisions are pending blood test results.

Domestic Dispute or Assault (Orcas Island) INA

Deputies responded to a report of a domestic violence incident in Eastsound. After further investigation it was determined no assault took place. A report was written.

THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018

Alarm (San Juan Island) ACT

Traffic Enforcement (San Juan Island) NR

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) ACT

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A driver was issued an infraction for fail to wear seat belt and warned for expired vehicle registration in Friday Harbor.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Civil Problem ACT

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Burglary,NonRes (Orcas Island) ACT

Fire Alarm (Lopez Island) NR

Animal at Large (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez deputy responded to a citizen's complaint of a dog at large near their sheep. The friendly dog was detained and returned to its owner. A dog at large citation was issued.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CAA

A Lopez deputy stopped a man who was driving 38 mph in a 25 mph zone of Fisherman Bay Road. The man was issued citations for speeding and driving with a suspended license.

Fraud (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy issued an infraction to a driver for fail to stop at stop sign and warned them for speed in Friday Harbor.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Alarm ACT

Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy issued an infraction for speeding and no insurance in Friday Harbor.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy issued an infraction for speed in Friday Harbor.

Controlled Substance Problem  (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance  (San Juan Island) UNF

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Deputy stopped a vehicle in the Lopez Village after he saw him speeding. The Deputy issued the driver a speeding ticket.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Medical Emergency (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Violation INA

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2018

Overdose (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to investigate a drug overdose on San Juan Island.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

Alarm (San Juan Island) UNF

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Accident-HitRun (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Child Abuse or Neglect (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas deputy investigated a report of child abuse. The case is currently ongoing.

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

Burglary - Residential (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy issued an infraction to a driver for Speeding and No Valid Operating License in Friday Harbor.

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island deputy stopped a vehicle in the 600 block of Port Stanley Road after he saw the driver not wearing his seat belt. He issued the driver a ticket for failing to wear his seat belt and for not have vehicle insurance.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Controlled Substance Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Accident-Non-Injury (Orcas Island) ACT

A deputy responded to a reported vehicle collision. Further investigation suggested a female driver had been driving at an unsafe speed, attempted to avoid a collision, sideswiped another vehicle and impacted a sidewalk. The driver was issued an infraction for Negligent Driving.

Unsecure Premise (Orcas Island) NR

Alarm (San Juan Island) FAL

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2018

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies responded to a disturbance in Friday harbor. The incident was settle by deputies.

Wildland Fire (San Juan Island) NR

Parking Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was contacted by a person reporting a suspicious Circumstance. The person reported someone entered a vehicle and poured liquid in the passenger area. Report taken.

VIN Inspection ACT

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Alarm (Orcas Island) NR

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Medical Emergency (San Juan Island) INA

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

Confidential Investigation (San Juan Island) ACT

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

Missing Person (Orcas Island) NR

Area Check (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy observed a subject with a flashlight moving among the boats in the Islander Marina. Investigating further, a marina guest was found out taking his dog for a late night walk.

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

SUNDAY, APRIL 29, 2018

Domestic Dispute or Assault (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island deputy was dispatched to a Domestic. After an investigation it was determined that it was verbal only. A report was taken.

Found Property (San Juan Island) CLO

On the date and time listed, and anonymous female delivered the listed IPhone and wallet to Dispatch; they indicated that the items had been found on the sidewalk outside of Herb's Tavern.

VIN Inspection (Orcas Island) INA

Trespassing (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to the Friday Harbor area in reference to a Trespassing. The involved parties were contacted and one person was served with a Trespass Warning Letter.

Wanted Person (Orcas Island) CAA

A deputy on Orcas located a subject with a misdemeanor warrant. The subject was arrested on the warrant as well as possession of dangerous drugs.

Accident-Non-Injury (Lopez Island) CAA

A Lopez Island deputy investigated a two-vehicle non-injury collision on Ferry Rd. A local man was issued citations for Driving While License Suspended/Revoked 3rd degree and Unsafe Backing. One vehicle was disabled in the crash and had to be towed from the scene.

Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

Civil Problem UNF

Sick or Injured Animal (Shaw Island) NR

Heart BLS (San Juan Island) INA

A Friday Harbor deputy responded to a Medical call involving an inmate in the jail. The inmate was treated and released from the Emergency Room at Peace Island Medical Center and transported back to the jail. Information report made.

Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed

Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy responded to a report of a Domestic in Friday Harbor. Upon investigation it was found that the disturbance was only a verbal argument and not a domestic violence. An information report was made.

MONDAY, APRIL 30, 2018

Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

Civil Problem (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called to do a civil standby for a tenant moving personal property from a rental after a lengthy landlord-tenant dispute.

Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) NR

Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) INA

Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) NR

Wanted Person (San Juan Island) CAA

A deputy had contact with a person known to have a warrant while in the Friday Harbor area. The person was arrested and transported to the Sheriff's Office. The person was booked into custody.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Friday Harbor deputy issued an infraction for failing to stop at stop sign.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Friday Harbor deputy issued infractions for failing to stop at stop sign and no proof of insurance. Deputy gave warnings for expired vehicle registration and no registration document in vehicle.

Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

Court Order Violation (Orcas Island) INA

Lost Property (Orcas Island) INA

A deputy on Orcas responded to a report of a lost cell phone. A report was taken.

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) ACT

Vicious Animal (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to citizen dispute in Friday Harbor. Deputy made contact and took a report.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Wanted Person (Orcas Island) ACT

TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2018

Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

Unwanted Person (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A deputy on Orcas stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding 40MPH in a 25MPH speed zone.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A deputy on Orcas stopped a vehicle with no license plate on their trailer. The driver was issued an infraction for no insurance.

Theft (Lopez Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CAA

A deputy on Orcas arrested a subject on a felony warrant. The subject posted bail and was released.

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Found Property (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy received a found wallet. The wallet was returned to the owner.

Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) NR

Area Check (Lopez Island) ACT

Parking Problem (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy ticketed a vehicle left parked in the roadway on Watmough Head Rd.

Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

Domestic Dispute or Assault (Orcas Island) CJA

Deputies responded to a report of a domestic violence incident in Eastsound. The suspect fled the scene prior to arrival and has not yet been located. An investigation and report was completed. Further efforts are being made to locate the suspect.

Welfare Check (Orcas Island) ACT

Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) INA

Medical Emergency (San Juan Island) NR

Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 360

 

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