Sheriff's Log San Juan Islands Jan. 23-29: Shot seal, speeding drivers, threatening Facebook post...

Deputies in San Juan Islands responded to 184 calls between January 16-23, 2019 including: Deputies on marine patrol were dispatched to a report of a fisherman shooting at a seal with a pellet rifle near Sucia Island. The seal was located with severe injuries, and was safely captured and transported to Friday Harbor, where it was transferred to Wolf Hollow. Investigation continues. A Deputy investigated an online harassment complaint. A Lopez Island resident posted a statement on Facebook that was believed to be a possible threat to harm another resident. Although the posting was inappropriate, there was no crime and a report was completed.

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 23, 2019

19-000577 Agency Assistance  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000578 Citizen Assist   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000579 Communications Problem   (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a callback near Deer Harbor. After speaking with the reporting party they decided to take care of it themselves.

19-000580 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000581 DUI   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000582 Parking Problem   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000583 VIN Inspection   (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000584 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000585 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000586 Citizen Assist   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000587 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

19-000588 Accident-Hit and Run   (San Juan Island) ACT 

A Deputy responded to a delayed report of a hit & run in Friday Harbor. The caller had no suspect information, no witnesses, no video evidence, and requested a report for insurance purposes only. Report made. No further investigation.

19-000589 Theft (San Juan Island) NR

Deputies were dispatched to a possible theft in Friday Harbor. After further investigation it was found the matter was civil. An informational report was taken.

19-000590 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000591 Vehicle Theft   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000592 Traffic Hazard   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000593 Suspicious Person/Circumstance  (Lopez Island) NR

19-000594 Court Order Violation   (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to an order violation. A report was taken.

19-000595 Civil Problem   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000596 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) INA

19-000597 Wanted Person   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000598 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000599 DUI   (Orcas Island) NR

THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 2019

19-000600 Non-sufficient Funds Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000601 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) CIC

A Lopez Island Deputy stopped a vehicle on Fisherman Bay Road. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for driving 55 MPH in a 25 MPH zone.

19-000602 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a driver for a warrant. The driver was arrested on a misdemeanor warrant and DWLS 3rd Degree. The driver was also issued an infraction for no insurance.

19-000603 Agency Assistance   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000604 Wanted Person (San Juan Island) CAA

19-000605 Citizen Dispute   (Orcas Island) ACT 

Lopez Island Deputies were dispatched to a citizen dispute in progress. Upon arrival statements were collected and the case is ongoing.

19-000606 Agency Assistance   (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000607 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-000608 Welfare Check   (San Juan Island) ACT 

Deputies responded to a welfare check in Friday Harbor. There was warrant out for one of the parents, was taken in custody and later bailed out.

19-000609 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000610 Traffic Hazard   (Lopez Island) NR

19-000611 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000612 Area Check   (Lopez Island) NR

19-000613 DUI   (Lopez Island) NR

19-000614 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000615 Area Check   (San Juan Island) NR

FRIDAY, JANUARY 25, 2019

19-000616 Mental Health   (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island Deputy responded to the ferry terminal to check on a person suspected of suffering mental illness. EMS also responded after the person claimed to be having a heart attack. It was confirmed the person was not in medical danger. No additional action was required. A report was completed.

19-000617 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island deputy stopped a vehicle on Orcas Road. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for driving 71 MPH in a 40 MPH zone and warned for no proof of insurance and a defective brake light.

19-000618 Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000619 Alarm   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000620 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000621 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000622 Burglary, NonRes   (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a nonresidential burglary near Eastsound. After an investigation was completed, the suspects were identified and the case was forwarded to the prosecutor’s office.

19-000623 Traffic Enforcement (San Juan Island) NR

19-000624 Theft   (Orcas Island) ACT 

A Lopez Island Deputy was dispatched to a theft call. A report was taken. The investigation is ongoing.

19-000625 Citizen Assist   (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000626 Welfare Check   (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island deputy responded to a welfare check in Olga. The subject of concern was found to be fine.

19-000627 Theft   (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000628 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to a Domestic in the Friday Harbor area. The caller was contacted. Report taken.

19-000629 Citizen Assist   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000630 Accident-Non-Injury  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000631 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) ACT 

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a domestic dispute. A report was taken.

19-000632 Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-000633 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000634 Trespassing   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000635 DUI   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000636 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000637 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000639 Animal Noise   ACT

19-000638 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000640 Area Check   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000641 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000642 Theft (Orcas Island) NR

19-000643 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000644 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000645 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

SATURDAY, JANUARY 26, 2019

19-000646 Welfare Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000647 Area Check   (San Juan Island) CAA

19-000648 Runaway Juvenile   (Lopez Island) NR

19-000649 VIN Inspection   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000650 Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

19-000651 Sick or Injured Animal   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000652 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000653 Accident-NonInj   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000654 Boating Problem   (Sucia Island) ACT

Deputies on marine patrol were dispatched to a report of a fisherman shooting at a seal with a pellet rifle near Sucia Island. The seal was located with severe injuries, and was safely captured and transported to Friday Harbor, where it was transferred to Wolf Hollow. Investigation continues.

19-000655 Trouble Unknown ACT

19-000656 Traffic Enforcement   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000657 Alarm   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000658 Area Check   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000659 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle for expired registration. The driver was issued an infraction for expired registration under two months and defective brake lights.

19-000660 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000661 Threats  (Lopez Island) ACT

A Deputy investigated an online harassment complaint. A Lopez Island resident posted a statement on Facebook that was believed to be a possible threat to harm another resident. Although the posting was inappropriate, there was no crime and a report was completed.

19-000662 Parking Problem   (Lopez Island) NR

19-000663 Sex Offender Registration   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000664 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000665 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000666 Sex Offender Registration   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000667 Alarm (Lopez Island) FAL

A Lopez Island Deputy responded to a commercial alarm in the Lopez Village. The alarm appeared to have activated due to a mechanical glitch. A report was completed.

19-000668 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000669 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000670 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC 

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

19-000671 Area Check   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000672 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

SUNDAY, JANUARY 27

19-000673 Suspicious Person/Circumstance  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000674 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-000675 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CLO

19-000676 Traffic Enforcement   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000677 Civil Problem   (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000678 Weapons Noise  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000679 Accident-Hit-Run   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000680 Citizen Assist   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000681 Animal at Large   (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called about a llama running at large. The area was checked, but the llama was not found by the deputy.

19-000682 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC 

A Friday Harbor deputy stopped a vehicle for expired registration. The driver was issued an infraction for no insurance and given a verbal warning for expired registration over 2 months and fail to change address on his license.

19-000683 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000684 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000685 Sick or Injured Animal   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000687 Theft   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-000686 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC 

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle for speeding and driver not wearing a seatbelt. The driver was issued an infraction for no insurance.

19-000688 Area Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000689 Traffic Hazard   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000690 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000691 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000692 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CAA 

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle for expired registration. The driver was arrested for DWLS 3rd Degree and issued an infraction for expired registration over two months, no insurance and no registration in vehicle.

19-000693 Area Check   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-000694 Area Check   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000695 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000696 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000697 Area Check  (Orcas Island) NR

MONDAY, JANUARY 28

19-000698 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CAA

San Juan deputies stopped a vehicle for erratic driving. The driver was found to be intoxicated and was booked into jail for DUI.

19-000699 Medical BLS   (Orcas Island) ACT

A deputy responded to assist Orcas Island EMS with what was reported as a potentially aggravated patient. Upon arrival, the deputy made contact with the subject who was calm and received the necessary medical evaluation.

19-000701 Agency Assistance   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-000700 Trouble Unknown  (Orcas Island) UNF

19-000702 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000703 Theft   (Lopez Island) NR

Not a new case, info for 19-624

19-000704 Lost Property  (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy took a report of a canoe and kayak that had been floated off a waterfront property in the recent high tides.

19-000705 Citizen Assist   (Lopez Island) NR 

A Lopez Island deputy was requested to do a civil stand by as former housemates finish removing personal property from the shared residence.

19-000706 Traffic Enforcement   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000707 Traffic Enforcement   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000708 Traffic Violation   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000709 Agency Assistance   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000710 Agency Assistance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000711 Vicious Animal   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-000712 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000713 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) ACT

 A Friday Harbor Deputy stopped a vehicle for expired registration. The driver was issued an infraction for No Proof of Insurance and Expired Registration over two months.

19-000714 Civil Problem   (Orcas Island) ACT

A deputy responded to a report of a stolen sign. There is no evidence to suggest who had taken the sign. A report was completed.

19-000715 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000716 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000718 Citizen Assist   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000717 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000719 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000720 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000721 Vicious Animal  (Orcas Island) UNF

19-000722 Juvenile Problem (San Juan Island) NR 

A Deputy assisted Juvenile services with a transport.

19-000723 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CIC

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

19-000724 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000725 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000726 Welfare Check  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000727 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

19-000728 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000729 Parking Problem  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000730 Harassment (San Juan Island) NR

19-000731 Parking Problem  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000732 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

19-000733 Area Check  (Orcas Island) NR

TUESDAY, JANUARY 29

19-000734 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

19-000735 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000736 Wanted Person  (San Juan Island) ACT

19-000737 Accident-NonInj  (San Juan Island) ACT 

A deputy responded to a report of a minor accident without injury in Friday Harbor. Neither party involved was injured, both parties had valid insurance, and a state collision report was made. No further investigation.

19-000738 Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000739 Citizen Assist  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000740 Weapons Noise  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000741 Citizen Assist  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000742 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy responded to a walk in citizen assist call in Friday Harbor. it was determined that no crime was committed and an informational report was made at the request of the reporting party. No further investigation.

19-000743 Citizen Assist  (Lopez Island) NR January 29, 2019.

A Lopez Island deputy was called for advice about removal of an abandoned vehicle from private property. Information was provided to the requesting party.

19-000744 Trespassing (Lopez Island) ACT January 29, 2019.

A Lopez Island resident reported an on going issue of trespassing at a residence. A trespass warning letter was issued to the offender.

19-000745 VIN Inspection (Orcas Island) NR

19-000746 Agency Assistance  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000747 Unwanted Person  (Orcas Island) NR 

A local Eastsound business owner requested persons trespassed from her business. The persons will be located and issued No Trespass Warning letters.

19-000748 Suspicious Person/Circumstance  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000749 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CIC

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

19-000750 Domestic Dispute or Assault (Orcas Island) CAA

Orcas Island Deputies responded to a domestic disturbance in the Eastsound area. A male subject was subsequently arrested on a warrant. A report was taken.

19-000751 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000752 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000753 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000754 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000755 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CIC

A Friday Harbor Deputy issued infractions to a Driver for No Proof of current liability insurance, expired vehicle registration over 2 months and warning for fail to stop at stop sign.

19-000756 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000757 Traffic Enforcement (San Juan Island) NR

19-000758 Traffic Violation  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000759 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-000760 Suspicious Person/Circumstance  (Orcas Island) NR 

Total Incidents for This Report: 184

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