San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log: Drugs found on ferry, electric bike left on ferry, irate passenger misses last ferry

Deputies in San Juan Islands responded to 161 calls between February 27-March 5, 2019 including: Deputies on Orcas Island responded to the Orcas Island Ferry Landing to recover suspected drugs from the MV Hyak. Suspected drugs and paraphernalia were recovered.

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 27, 2019

19-001440 Deliver Message (San Juan Island) NR

19-001441 Domestic Dispute or Assault   (San Juan Island) CAA

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of a domestic incident. A suspect was arrested and booked into jail.

19-001442 Malicious Mischief  (San Juan Island) ACT

19-001443 Citizen Assist   (Orcas Island) ACT

19-001444 Fraud   (Lopez Island) ACT

19-001445 Citizen Assist   (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan Island deputies conducted a welfare check of an individual. The subject was contacted and no cause for intervention by law enforcement noted.

19-001446 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) ACT

19-001447 Controlled Substance Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-001448 Unwanted Person   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001449 Parking Problem   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001450 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (Lopez Island) NR 

A Lopez Island man reported suspicious activity at his neighbor's house. The reported subjects and vehicle were gone when the deputy arrived.

19-001451 Domestic Dispute or Assault   (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan deputies responded to a report of a domestic incident. Investigation revealed that no crime occurred.

19-001452 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) CIC 

Deputies on Orcas Island stopped a vehicle for speeding and driving left of the center lane. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding, 9 miles per hour over in an under 40 zone. A verbal warning was issued for driving left of the center lane.

19-001453 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001454 Sick or Injured Animal NR

19-001455 DUI   (San Juan Island) CAA 

Deputies were dispatched to an impaired driver in Friday Harbor. The driver was taken in custody for DUI.

19-001456 Area Check   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001457 Civil Problem   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001458 Traffic Stop   (Lopez Island) NR

19-001459 Threats   (San Juan Island) NR

Orcas Island Deputies responded to the Eastsound area for a report of a missing person. The individual showed up the next morning unharmed. A report was taken.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2019

19-001461 Citizen Assist  ACT

19-001462 Abandoned Vehicle   (Orcas Island) ACT

19-001463 Sick or Injured Animal  (Orcas Island) NR

19-001464 Parking Problem   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001465 Confidential (Lopez Island) ACT

19-001467 Agency Assistance   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001466 Citizen Assist   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-001468 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) ACT

19-001469 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) CIC

Deputies on Orcas Island stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding, 12 miles per hour over in an under 40 zone,and failing to renew vehicle registration, more than 2 months.

19-001470 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) CLO

19-001471 Citizen Dispute   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001472 Traffic Stop 16:00:06 02/28/19 (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan Island  stopped a vehicle for expired registration. The driver was issued an infraction for expired vehicle registration over two months.

19-001473 Abandoned Vehicle (San Juan Island) INA

19-001474 Deliver Message   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001475 Agency Assistance   (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Deputy was dispatched to an Agency Assist near Eastsound. Information was gathered and a report was written.

19-001476 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (Lopez Island) NR

19-001477 Litter/Pollution/Public Health   (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas deputy issued a notice of infraction for abandoning a vehicle at a local towing establishment.

19-001478 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC 

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

19-001479 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan stopped a vehicle for expired registration. The driver was issued an infraction for expired vehicle registration over two months and no insurance.

19-001480 Area Check   (Lopez Island) NR

19-001481 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001482 Area Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001483 Parking Problem   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001484 Area Check   (Lopez Island) NR

FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 2019

19-001485 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy arrested a driver for Driving Under the Influence of intoxicating liquor and or drugs in Friday Harbor. Driver was processed and released.

19-001486 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001487 Parking Problem  ACT

19-001488 Communications Problem   (Lopez Island) NR

19-001489 Citizen Assist  (San Juan Island) NR

19-001490 Citizen Assist  (Orcas Island) NR

19-001491 Agency Assistance   (Lopez Island) NR

follow up to 19-001336

19-001492 Civil Problem   (Lopez Island) NR

19-001493 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001494 Citizen Assist   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001495 Harassment   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001496 Animal at Large   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001497 Traffic Stop   (Lopez Island) NR

19-001498 Juvenile Problem   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001499 Civil Problem   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001500 Animal Noise   (Orcas Island) INA

19-001501 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (Lopez Island) UNF

A Lopez Island  deputy followed up on a third-hand report of a possible narcotics activity in a vacant structure. No evidence of this alleged activity was located.

19-001502 Aircraft Problem   (Orcas Island) UNF

19-001503 Controlled Substance Problem   (Orcas Island) INA

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to the Orcas Island Ferry Landing to recover suspected drugs from the MV Hyak. Suspected drugs and paraphernalia were recovered. The investigation is on-going.

19-001504 Theft 9 (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island resident reported a theft of wallet from a vehicle. The investigation continues. A report was taken.

19-001505 Citizen Assist   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001506 Threats   (San Juan Island) INA

19-001507 Welfare Check  (Orcas Island) NR

19-001508 Area Check   (Lopez Island) NR

19-001509 Alarm   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001510 Trespassing   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001511 Parking Problem   UNF

19-001512 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CAA 

Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle for defective tail lamp. The driver was arrested for ignition interlock violation and issued an infraction for defective tail lamp.

19-001513 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001514 Wanted Person   (San Juan Island) CAA 

Deputies contacted a suspect who had a warrant and was arrested for the warrant.

19-001515 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-001516 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-001517 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

SATURDAY, MARCH 2, 2019

19-001518 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC  

A Deputy issued an infraction to a Driver for failing to carry proof of liability insurance and warned for fail to obey stop sign in Friday Harbor.

19-001519 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001520 Welfare Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001521 Sick or Injured Animal   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001522 Kidnapping   (San Juan Island) UNF

19-001523 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-001524 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island deputy stopped a vehicle for speeding on Orcas Road. The driver was cited for speeding 63 mph in a 40 mph zone.

19-001525 Civil Problem   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001526 Alarm   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001527 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-001528 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy conducted a traffic stop near Eastsound. The driver was issued an infraction for 45 mph in a 25 mph zone.

19-001529 Traffic Stop   (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island Deputy stopped a motorist  after he saw the driver pass bicyclists in a no passing zone. The driver drove into the oncoming lane, which was occupied by another vehicle travelling in the opposite direction. The deputy issued the driver a ticket for no car insurance and unsafe passing.

19-001530 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001531 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC 

A Deputy issued a Driver an infraction for speeding in Friday Harbor.

19-001532 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-001534 Threats (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a trespassing complaint in the Eastsound area. The suspect was located and issued a trespass letter. A report was taken.

19-001533 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy issued an infraction to a Driver for no proof of liability insurance and warning for fail to stop at stop sign.

19-001535 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001536 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-001537 Traffic Stop   (Lopez Island) NR

19-001538 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001539 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

warning stop sign and failure to turn on taillights

19-001540 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001541 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001543 Suspicious Person/Circumstance  (San Juan Island) INA

19-001542 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001544 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

A deputy was called for a male causing a disturbance at the Lopez ferry dock. The male had missed the last ferry to Friday Harbor, and refused multiple offers of assistance.

19-001545 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-001546 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC On 03-02-2019 a Deputy on San Juan stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver was issued an infraction for speed and no insurance.

19-001547 Welfare Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001548 Noise Complaint /not dogs   (San Juan Island) NR

SUNDAY, MARCH 3, 2019

19-001549 Alarm   (San Juan Island) FAL

19-001550 Animal at Large   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001551 Alarm  (Orcas Island) NR

19-001552 Information Report ACT

19-001553 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-001554 Found Property   (San Juan Island) ACT

A Lopez Island man found personal property abandoned in his vehicle that had been parked overnight at the Lopez Ferry Landing. A suspect is being sought for vehicle prowling.

19-001555 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001556 Citizen Dispute  (San Juan Island) NR

19-001557 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001558 Area Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001559 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

A camper reported suspicious activity at Odlin Park during the early morning hours. The suspect was identified and is be charged for a related incident.

19-001560 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001561 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001562 Area Check   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001563 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-001564 Suspicious Person/Circumstance  (San Juan Island) NR

19-001565 Area Check  (Orcas Island) NR

19-001566 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-001567 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle for expired registration. The driver was arrested for a trip permit violation and issued an infraction for expired registration over two months.

MONDAY, MARCH 4, 2019

19-001568 Welfare Check  (Orcas Island) CLO

19-001569 Traffic Stop  (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for School Speed

19-001570 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-001571 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-001572 Theft  (Orcas Island) NR

19-001573 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-001574 Alarm  (Orcas Island) NR

19-001575 Theft  (Lopez Island) ACT 

A Lopez Island church reported the theft of an upholstered cushion from a bench in the sanctuary building. A report was taken.

19-001576 Area Check  (San Juan Island) NR

19-001578 Traffic Violation  (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island School District bus driver reported a motorist that passed the school bus while the red lights were flashing as the bus was preparing to load students along Fisherman Bay Rd. The driver was identified and ticketed for the infraction.

19-001577 Theft (Orcas Island) ACT

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a report that someone has switched out a license plate on a vehicle at the Airport. The reporting party was contacted and an investigation initiated.

19-001579 VIN Inspection  (Orcas Island) NR

19-001580 Found Property  ACT

19-001581 Trespassing  ACT

19-001582 Wanted Person  (San Juan Island) NR

19-001583 Citizen Assist  (Orcas Island) ACT

19-001584 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001585 Harassment   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-001586 Trespassing 9 (Lopez Island) ACT

A deputy was requested at a Lopez Island business to trespass a male who previously caused a large disturbance at the location.

19-001587 Trespassing   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001588 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001589 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) NR

19-001590 Area Check   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001592 Citizen Dispute  (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy was contacted to investigate an ongoing harassment issue.

19-001591 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island Deputy stopped a vehicle on Deer Harbor Road. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for driving 40 MPH in a 25 MPH zone, warned for no proof of insurance and PC was established for DWLS. The subject was cited and released.

19-001593 Sick or Injured Animal  (San Juan Island) NR

19-001594 Agency Assistance  (San Juan Island) NR

19-001595 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CAA 

A Deputy on San Juan stopped a vehicle for defective tail lamp. The driver was arrested for DUI, DWLS 3rd Degree, ignition interlock violation and issued an infraction for defective tail lamp and no insurance.

19-001596 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-001597 Citizen Assist  (San Juan Island) CAA

TUESDAY, MARCH 5, 2019

19-001598 Traffic Stop   (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed

19-001599 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) CIC

Deputies on Orcas Island stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver was issued a Notice of Infraction for speeding, 16 miles per hour over in an under 40 zone, and a verbal warning for distracted driving.

19-001600 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CLO

19-001601 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) CIC

Deputies on Orcas Island stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver was issued a Notice of Infraction for speeding, 18 miles per hour over in an under 40 zone.

19-001602 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) CIC

Deputies on Orcas Island stopped a vehicle for speeding, 47 miles per hour in a 35 mile per hour zone. The driver was issued a Notice of Infraction for speeding 12 miles per hour over in an under 40 zone, and No Valid Operator's License With Valid Identification.

19-001603 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) CLO

19-001604 Court Order Violation  (San Juan Island) ACT 

A Deputy responded to an order violation call in Friday Harbor. A report was completed and probable cause statement forwarded to the prosecutor's Office.

19-001607 Accident-Hit and Run   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-001606 Trouble Unknown   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001605 Found Property   (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called to check on an electric bicycle that was forgotten on the ferry and unloaded by the crew at the ferry terminal. The owner returned and claimed the bike a couple hours later.

19-001608 Theft   (Orcas Island) ACT

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a shoplifting complaint in Eastsound. The suspect was contacted and charges are pending.

19-001609 Parking Problem   (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island resident was contacted about parking a vehicle for sale on a public road. The vehicle owner agreed to move the vehicle. No enforcement action was taken.

19-001610 Wanted Person   (San Juan Island) ACT On 3/5/19 a Deputy located a Friday Harbor man on an active warrant and arrested him on the warrant. The male was booked into jail awaiting a hearing and a report made.

19-001611 Fraud   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-001612 Accident-Hit and Run   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-001613 Citizen Assist   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001614 Structure Fire   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-001615 Trespassing   (San Juan Island) NR

19-001616 Mental Health   (San Juan Island) CAA 

San Juan Island deputies were dispatched to a report of a mental health issue. While attempting to take the subject into protective custody a deputy was assaulted. The subject was booked into jail for felony assault.

19-001617 Domestic Dispute or Assault  (San Juan Island) CAA

19-001618 Area Check   (Lopez Island) NR

19-001619 Area Check   (Lopez Island) NR

19-001620 Citizen Assist   (Orcas Island) NR

19-001621 Area Check  (Orcas Island) NR

19-001622 Area Check  (Orcas Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 183

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