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Sheriff's Log San Juan Islands Jan. 30-Feb. 5: Attempted bribery, roaming puppy, storm-tossed boater

Deputies in San Juan Islands responded to 202 calls between January 30-February 6, 2019 including: A San Juan Island deputy was contacted by an inmate in the jail. The inmate attempted to bribe the deputy to destroy evidence and release them. The deputy charged the inmate with bribery. A Lopez Island resident reported a vessel trespassing on a private mooring buoy in Fisherman Bay. The boat owner was contacted, and said he tied up to the buoy hoping to ride out the forecast storm. The parties were put in contact with each other to resolve the matter. An Orcas deputy responded to a report of suspicious person passed out in a vehicle in front of a local business. Contact was made and a report was taken. A Lopez Island deputy was called to collect an unfamiliar puppy trying to follow people into a local business. The owner was identified an claimed the dog.

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 30, 2019

19-000761 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CLO

19-000762 DUI  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000763 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in Friday Harbor for expired registration. The driver was issued an infraction for no insurance and warned for the expired registration.

19-000764 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

19-000765 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CLO

19-000766 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

19-000767 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000768 Citizen Assist  (San Juan Island) CLO

19-000769 Juvenile Problem  (Lopez Island) ACT

19-000770 Agency Assistance  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000771 Accident-HitRun  (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy responded to a walk-in delayed report of a hit and run that occurred in a private parking lot. The reporting party had no suspect or witness information and needed a report for insurance purposes. Report made.

19-000772 Traffic Hazard  (San Juan Island) INA

19-000773 Harassment (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a Harassment call near Eastsound. After the investigation was completed there were no criminal actions found. The reporting party was informed on what actions they could take on their own.

19-000774 Runaway Juvenile  (San Juan Island) ACT 

A Deputy was dispatched to a report of a runaway juvenile in Friday Harbor. The juvenile was located and taken in custody on an out of County Warrant.

19-000775 Mental Health  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000776 Animal at Large  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000777 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000778 Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

19-000779 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

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

19-000780 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CAA

19-000781 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000783 Missing Person (Lopez Island)  ACT

19-000784 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000785 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000786 Welfare Check   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000787 Parking Problem   (Orcas Island) INA

19-000788 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000790 Mental Health (Lopez Island)  ACT

A Deputy responded to the Lopez Island Village for a welfare check. It was determined a juvenile was threatening to commit suicide. The subject was transported to a hospital for further evaluation. A report was completed.

19-000789 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-000791 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CIC

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

19-000792 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000793 Area Check  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000794 Area Check  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000795 Welfare Check  (San Juan Island) NR

THURSDAY, JANUARY 31, 2019

19-000796 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CAA

19-000797 Traffic Hazard  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000798 Fall (San Juan Island) NR

19-000799 Trespassing  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000800 Unwanted Person  (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan Island deputies were dispatched to a report of an unwanted person. The person was contacted and left the area without incident.

19-000801 Malicious Mischief   (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of vandalism. The damage was photographed and a report was taken.

19-000802 Theft   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000803 Animal at Large   (Lopez Island) ACT

A runaway dog was turned over to a Lopez deputy. The Lopez Animal Protection Society was able to locate the dogs caretaker, and the two were reunited.

19-000804 Theft   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-000805 Fish & Game Violation (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy responded to hunting violation. A report was completed and Washington Department of Wildlife was notified.

19-000806 Theft   (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of theft. Investigation revealed no theft occurred; parties were removing their own property.

19-000807 Welfare Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000808 Found Property  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000809 Malicious Mischief   (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of vandalism. The incident was investigated and a report was taken.

19-000810 Theft   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000811 Threats (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of threats. No crime appeared to have occurred and an informational report was taken.

19-000812 Civil Problem   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000813 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000814 Area Check   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000815 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-000816 Trespassing   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000817 Accident-Non-Injury   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000818 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000819 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000820 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000821 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000822 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000823 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC 

A Friday Harbor Deputy issued infractions to a driver for fail to obey stop sign, no proof of liability insurance, warnings for no registration in vehicle and defective brake light.

19-000824 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000825 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC

 A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a driver without a driver's license. The driver was issued an infractio, for no valid operator's license with ID and no insurance.

19-000826 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-000827 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CAA 

A Deputy initiated a traffic stop in Friday Harbor. The driver was arrested for DUI and issued an infraction for speed.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2019

19-000828 Alarm   (San Juan Island) FAL

19-000829 Alarm   (San Juan Island) FAL

19-000830 Trespassing   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000831 Unwanted Person   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000832 Area Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000833 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000834 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000835 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) CIC

19-000836 Assault - Body Force  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000837 Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island INA

19-000838 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000839 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CIC 

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

19-000840 Theft   (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a theft call in Eastsound. The case is still on going. No suspects at this time.

19-000841 Citizen Assist   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000842 Welfare Check   (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a welfare check near Eastsound. After making contact with the person it was found they had a warrant from out of the county. They were arrested and transported to Friday Harbor.

19-000843 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000844 Harassment   (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a harassment call. A report was taken.

19-000845 Welfare Check  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000846 Harassment  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000847 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle for expired tabs and defective headlight. The driver was issued an infraction for expired vehicle registration under two months and no valid operator's license with ID.

19-000848 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000849 Trauma BLS 2 (Lopez Island) NR

A Deputy responded, with EMS, to a Lopez residence  for an suspicious injured person complaint. No evidence of a crime was found and a report was completed.

19-000850 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000851 Area Check  (Lopez Island) NR

19-000852 Area Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000853 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC

A Friday Harbor Deputy issued an infraction to a driver for expired vehicle registration and warnings for no drivers license on person and fail to stop at stop sign.

19-000854 Medical BLS   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000855 Area Check   (San Juan Island) NR

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2019

19-000856 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000857 Alarm  ACT

19-000858 Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

19-000859 Suspicious Person/Circumstance  (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island deputy responded to a report of suspicious person passed out in a vehicle in front of a local business. Contact was made and a report was taken.

19-000860 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC

19-000861 Civil Problem (Lopez Island) NR

19-000862 Assault - Body Force  (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan Island deputies were dispatched to a complaint of Assault. Investigation revealed that a male committed several felonies. He fled from deputies but was later arrested and booked into jail.

19-000863 Trespassing (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy contacted a vehicle owner about a parking problem in the village.

19-000864 Litter/Pollution/Public Health   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000865 Animal at Large (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy was called to collect an unfamiliar puppy trying to follow people into a local business. The owner was identified an claimed the dog.

19-000866 Animal at Large   (Lopez Island) NR 

A Lopez Island deputy was called about a dog running at large at a local park. The dog owner was called to go retrieve his dog.

19-000867 Mental Health   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000868 Noise Complaint /not dogs   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000869 Court Order Violation   (Orcas Island) INA

19-000870 Boating Problem  FAL

19-000871 Vehicle Theft   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000872 Theft   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000873 Animal at Large   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000874 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000875 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-000876 Trespassing   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000877 Mental Health   (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to a Mental issue in the Friday Harbor area. The reporting deputy made contact with the involved people. Report taken.

19-000878 Juvenile Problem   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-000879 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000880 Trouble Unknown   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000881 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-000882 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) CIC 

A Deputy on San Juan stopped a vehicle for expired tabs. The driver was issued an infraction for no insurance.

19-000883 Suspicious Person/Circumstance  ACT

19-000884 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy stopped a vehicle for a defective brake light. The driver was found to be in possession of a controlled substance and arrested. The vehicle was impounded and a search warrant was executed.

19-000885 Area Check  (Lopez Island) NR

19-000886 Area Check  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000887 Communications Problem  (San Juan Island) ACT

A San Juan Island deputy was contacted by an inmate in the jail. The inmate attempted to bribe the deputy to destroy evidence and release them. The deputy charged the inmate with bribery.

19-000888 Juvenile Problem  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000889 Heart Problem (Lopez Island) NR Assist with EMS call

19-000890 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) CLO

19-000891 Alarm  (San Juan Island) FAL

19-000892 Weapons Noise  (Orcas Island) NR

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2019

19-000893 Traffic Stop  (San Juan Island) CLO

19-000894 Theft  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000895 Citizen Assist  (Lopez Island) ACT

19-000896 Trespassing  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000897 Citizen Assist  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000898 Wanted Person  (San Juan Island) CAA

Deputies responded to a report of a wanted person in Friday Harbor. The wanted person was located, arrested, booked, posted bail, and released. Report made.

19-000899 Suspicious Person/Circumstance  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000900 Accident-Hit and Run  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000901 Civil Problem  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000902 Wanted Person  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000903 Suspicious Person/Circumstance  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000904 Animal at Large  (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island man brought a dog found running at large along Center Rd to the Sheriff's Office. The owner was quickly identified with the assistance of the Lopez Animal Protection Society and reunited with its owner. No enforcement action was necessary.

19-000905 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island Deputy stopped a vehicle on Mt Baker Road. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for driving 50 MPH in a 35 MPH zone.

19-000906 Trouble Unknown  ACT

19-000907 Citizen Assist  (Orcas Island) ACT

19-000908 Traffic Hazard  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000909 Citizen Dispute  (San Juan Island) ACT

Deputy on San Juan Island received a report of a dispute between roommates. A report was taken as the incident was a civil issue.

19-000910 Traffic Stop  (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island Deputy stopped a vehicle on Lovers Lane. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for driving 36 MPH in a 25 MPH zone and no proof of insurance.

19-000911 Traffic Hazard  (Orcas Island) NR

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2019

19-000912 Alarm  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000913 Traffic Hazard  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000914 Traffic Hazard  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000915 Alarm  (San Juan Island) FAL

19-000916 Runaway Juvenile (San Juan Island) ACT 

A deputy was dispatched to a Runaway Juvenile in the Friday Harbor area. The reporting deputy was able to locate the juvenile. Report taken.

19-000917 Burglary - Residential  (San Juan Island) NR

 A deputy was dispatched to a Burglary in the San Juan Island area. The reporting deputy arrived and contacted the involved people. Report taken.

19-000918 Welfare Check  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000919 Traffic Hazard NR

19-000920 Unwanted Person  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000921 Accident-Hit and Run  (San Juan Island) ACT

19-000922 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

19-000923 Traffic Stop  (Lopez Island) NR Warning for speed

19-000924 Unwanted Person  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000925 Citizen Assist  (San Juan Island) ACT

19-000926 Vicious Animal  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000927 Boating Problem (Lopez Island) NR 

A Lopez Island resident reported a vessel trespassing on a private mooring buoy in Fisherman Bay. The boat owner was contacted, and said he tied up to the buoy hoping to ride out the forecast storm. The parties were put in contact with each other to resolve the matter.

19-000928 Agency Assistance  (Orcas Island) NR

19-000929 Agency Assistance   ACT

19-000930 Accident-Hit and Run   (Orcas Island) ACT

A deputy responded to a reported hit and run collision. The reporting party discovered damage to her vehicle approximately  one week before and wished to document the incident.

19-000931 Civil Problem   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000932 Boating Accident Non-inury   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000933 Animal at Large   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000934 Citizen Assist   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000935 Trespassing   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000936 Civil Problem   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000937 Suspicious Person/Circumstance   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000938 Citizen Assist   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000939 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000940 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000941 Traffic Stop   (Lopez Island) NR

19-000942 Trespassing (San Juan Island) NR

19-000943 Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

19-000944 Accident-Injury, Traffic   (San Juan Island) CAA 

Deputies responded to a single vehicle collision in Friday Harbor. After further investigation the driver found to be impaired. The driver was taken into custody for DUI.

19-000945 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2019

19-000946 Animal at Large   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000947 Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

19-000948 Traffic Hazard   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000949 Citizen Assist   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000950 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-000951 Citizen Assist   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000952 Area Check   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000953 Traffic Enforcement   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000954 Court Order Violation   (Orcas Island) ACT

Deputies responded to a complaint of a domestic violence no-contact order violation. After talking to the victim, it was determined probable cause existed to believe the victim's ex-girlfriend was in violation of that order.

19-000955 Citizen Dispute (Orcas Island) NR

19-000956 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) NR

19-000957 Sick or Injured Animal  (San Juan Island) NR

19-000958 Court Order Violation   (Orcas Island) ACT 

Orcas Island deputies arrested a woman after she violated a court order. A report was taken.

19-000959 Traffic Stop   (Orcas Island) CAA

19-000960 Welfare Check   (San Juan Island) ACT

19-000961 Traffic Stop   (San Juan Island) NR

19-000962 Harassment   (Orcas Island) NR

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2019

19-000963 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) ACT

Total Incidents for This Report: 202

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