San Juan Island's Sheriff's Log May 8-14: Dog bite, borrowed electricity, and video of person breaking into Lopez Dump

Deputies in San Juan Islands responded to 226 calls between May 8-14, 2019 including: An Orcas Island owner was bit by her own dog. The dog was listed as a potential dangerous dog. The dog was eventually located and placed in quarantine. A Lopez Island deputy responded to a citizen dispute in which one person had plugged into his neighbor's electricity. Security cameras captured images of a subject that had scaled the locked fence/gate into the Lopez Island Take It Or Leave It facility during the night. A Deputy on Orcas Island was investigating suspicious activity at a vacant residence. A person inside that residence was arrested for Residential Burglary, Possession of Stolen Property and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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, MAY 8, 2019

19-003283 Accident-Non-Injury  (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a single vehicle accident near Eastsound. The driver was un-injured and a report was taken.

19-003284 Vagrancy (San Juan Island) NR

19-003285 Traffic Hazard (Lopez Island) NR

A Deputy responded to Hummel Lake Road after a trailered sail boat went into a ditch. The owner lost control of the trailer, which was blocking the road, while he was attempting to position it for tow to a location to launch it. The trailer was safely moved from the road..

19-003286 Civil Problem ACT

19-003287 Animal at Large (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy responded to Eliza Road for an animal at large complaint. The Deputy was unable to locate the loose cows. The potential owner was identified and notified. A report was completed.

19-003288 Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to an agency assist call in Eastsound. An informational report was written.

19-003289 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

19-003290 Vehicle Prowl (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy was dispatched to a report of Vehicle Prowl. The suspect was not located yet but there is probable cause to arrest for Trespass 2nd Degree.

19-003291 Noise Complaint /not dogs (Lopez Island) NR

19-003292 Animal Noise (Orcas Island) NR

19-003293 Traffic Violation (Lopez Island) ACT

19-003294 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003295 Accident-Hit and Run (San Juan Island) ACT

A Deputy was dispatched to a report of Hit and Run Accident Unattended. No suspect/ further information at this time.

19-003296 Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

19-003297 Alarm (Orcas Island) NR

19-003298 Weapons Noise (Orcas Island) NR

19-003299 Non-sufficient Funds Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-003300 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) ACT

19-003301 Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) NR

19-003302 Welfare Check (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island deputy responded to neighborhood disturbance. The incident was settled by contact.

19-003303 DUI (Orcas Island) CAA

A Deputy responded to the Orcas Ferry Terminal on a report of a possible impaired driver. Contact was made and further investigation revealed probable cause to arrest the subject for physical control of a motor vehicle while under the influence. The subject was booked into jail in Friday Harbor.

19-003304 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a vehicle for failing to have a front license plate. An infraction was given to the driver.

19-003305 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003306 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003307 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003308 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC A San Juan Island deputy stopped a vehicle for traveling 47 MPH in a 25 MPH zone. An infraction was given to the driver for speed.

19-003310 Threats (San Juan Island) INA

19-003309 Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

19-003311 Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-003312 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003313 Agency Assistance NR

19-003314 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003315 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a motorist for expired registration more than 2 months. An infraction was given to the driver.

19-003316 Weapons Noise (Lopez Island) INA

19-003317 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) INA

19-003318 Animal Bite (Orcas Island) INA

A deputy responded to an animal bite complaint. It was discovered an owner was bit by her own dog. The dog was listed as a potential dangerous dog. The dog was eventually located and placed in quarantine.

THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2019

19-003319 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-003320 Communications Problem (Orcas Island) NR

19-003321 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

19-003322 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) ACT

19-003323 Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

19-003324 Parking Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-003325 Litter/Pollution/Public Health (Orcas Island) NR

19-003326 Citizen Dispute (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy responded to a citizen dispute in which one person had plugged into his neighbors electricity. The caller kindly agreed to allow his neighbor access to the power for a few days, thus allowing his neighbor to operate an important electronic device.

19-003327 Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

19-003328 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Friday Harbor Deputy issued an infraction to a Driver for fail to wear seat belt.

19-003329 Theft (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan Island deputies took a report of a vehicle prowl. The stolen items were entered into the database. No suspect information exists at this time.

19-003330 Controlled Substance Problem (Orcas Island) ACT

19-003331 Animal Noise (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to an animal noise near Eastsound. The animal owner was issued an infraction as they had been warned multiple times about keeping their animals under control. They were issued an infraction.

19-003332 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-003333 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-003334 Theft (San Juan Island) NR

19-003335 Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

19-003336 Allergy ALS (Orcas Island) NR

19-003337 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003338 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a motorist for driving 47 MPH in a 35 MPH zone. The driver was issued an infraction for speed.

19-003339 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003340 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) INA

19-003341 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a vehicle for traveling 44 MPH in a 25 MPH zone. An infraction was given for speed.

19-003342 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-003343 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003344 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2019

19-003345 Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) INA

19-003346 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CAA

San Juan Island deputies responded to a non-injury vehicle collision that occurred at the ferry landing. The suspect was arrested for driving while license suspended and was given an infraction for driving without insurance.

19-003347 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003348 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-003349 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) NR

Deputies were dispatched to a verbal Domestic in Friday Harbor. Parties separated with no further incident.

19-003350 Citizen Dispute (San Juan Island) NR

19-003351 Sick or Injured Animal (San Juan Island) NR

19-003352 Runaway Juvenile (San Juan Island) ACT

A Deputy was dispatched to a runaway juvenile in Friday Harbor. A runaway juvenile pick-up order was entered in the State system.

19-003353 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) NR

19-003354 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) NR

19-003355 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-003356 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) CAA

A Deputy on Orcas Island was investigating suspicious activity at a vacant residence. The Deputy located a person inside that residence. The person was arrested for Residential Burglary, Possession of Stolen Property and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

19-003357 Agency Assistance NR

19-003358 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003359 Accident-Injury, Traffic (San Juan Island) ACT

19-003360 Trespassing (Orcas Island) NR

19-003361 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-003362 Court Order Violation (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to an Order Violation in Eastsound. A report was taken. The case is on going.

19-003363 Controlled Substance Problem (San Juan Island) ACT

19-003364 Domestic Dispute or Assault (Orcas Island) ACT

Deputies responded to a domestic dispute in the Eastsound ares. The incident was settled by contact. A report was written.

19-003365 Child Abuse or Neglect (San Juan Island) ACT

19-003366 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-003367 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-003368 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to a Domestic in the Friday Harbor area. The involved people were contacted and the incident was found to be a verbal argument only. Report taken.

19-003369 Sick or Injured Animal (Orcas Island) NR

19-003370 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003371 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003372 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy made a traffic stop in the San Juan Island area. The driver was issued an infraction for exceeding the posted speed limit.

19-003373 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003374 Illegal Fireworks (Lopez Island) NR

19-003375 Harassment (San Juan Island) NR

19-003376 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003377 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

19-003378 Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

19-003379 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of domestic violence. Upon arrival, the suspect had left and a report was taken.

19-003380 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CAA

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a vehicle for a broken tail light. The driver was arrested for driving on a suspended license and issued infractions for no insurance and broken tail light.

19-003381 Accident-HitRun (Orcas Island) CAA

A deputy responded to a hit and run vehicle collision in Eastsound. Several mailboxes had been struck and damaged. Further investigation revealed the driver and vehicle involved. The driver was cited with a criminal citation for hit and run.

SATURDAY, MAY 11, 2019

19-003382 Citizen Dispute (Orcas Island) ACT

19-003383 Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

19-003384 Alarm (Lopez Island) NR

19-003385 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-003386 Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

19-003387 Trespassing (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island resident reported trespassers on a private beach accessible only from the water after neighbors had complained about noise, fireworks and loud music from a nearby anchored boat the previous evening.

19-003388 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-003389 Sick or Injured Animal ACT

19-003390 Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

19-003391 Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) NR

19-003392 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-003393 Court Order Violation (Orcas Island) NR

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a report a person had violated a Stalking No-Contact Order. The suspect was located and found to be in violation. The person was arrested for violating the order and possession of a controlled substance.

19-003394 Suspicious Person/Circumstance ACT

19-003395 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed

19-003396 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

19-003397 Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

19-003398 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

19-003399 Traffic Violation (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was flagged down by a driver about a near miss collision at Center Rd and Hummel Lake Rd. The other driver was located and talked to about the incident. No enforcement action was taken.

19-003400 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-003401 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-003402 Harassment (San Juan Island) NR

19-003403 Found Property (Lopez Island) NR

19-003404 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-003406 Weapons Noise (San Juan Island) NR

19-003405 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003407 Accident-HitRun (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island Deputy responded to a hit and run complaint in the Lopez Village. The vehicle owner stated an unidentified person struck her unoccupied vehicle and damaged it while it was parked in the village. An investigation was completed and a report was completed.

19-003408 Accident-Injury, Traffic (Lopez Island) ACT

Lopez Island deputies and EMS responded to a pedestrian versus vehicle collision. The driver was not at fault. The pedestrian was transported to a mainland hospital.

19-003409 Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

19-003410 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) ACT

19-003411 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-003412 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-003413 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a vehicle for a broken tail light and failure to stop at a stop sign. The driver was issued infractions for both.

19-003414 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003415 Noise Complaint /not dogs (Orcas Island) NR

19-003416 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003417 Traffic Hazard ACT

19-003418 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003419 Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

19-003420 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-003421 Animal Noise (San Juan Island) UNF

19-003422 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

SUNDAY, MAY 12, 2019

19-003423 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003424 Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

19-003425 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-003426 Parking Problem (Orcas Island) CLO

19-003427 Trespassing (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island deputy took a trespass report from the Lopez Island Solid Waste District after security cameras captured images of a subject that had scaled the locked fence/gate into the Take It Or Leave It facility during the night.

19-003428 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan ISland deputies responded to a request for a welfare check. The subject was contacted and stated they were well.

19-003429 Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

19-003430 Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) ACT

19-003431 Boating Problem NR

19-003432 Heart Problem (San Juan Island) ACT

A Deputy responded to a report of an alleged medical issue with an inmate in the jail. The inmate was transported to the ER, evaluate by ER personnel, cleared medically, and returned to the jail. Report made. No further investigation required.

19-003433 Boating Problem (San Juan Island) INA

19-003434 Trouble Unknown (Orcas Island) UNF

19-003435 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

19-003436 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-003437 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-003438 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-003439 Found Property (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island resident turned over a debit card found in Lopez Village to a deputy. A found property report was completed.

19-003440 Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) NR

19-003441 Domestic Dispute or Assault (Lopez Island) NR

Lopez Island deputies responded to a possible domestic disturbance aboard an arriving ferry. Two people were contacted, and it was determined the report was unfounded.

19-003442 Traffic Violation (Lopez Island) NR

19-003443 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-003444 Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) NR

19-003445 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003446 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a vehicle for expired registration. The driver received an infraction for expired registration for more than 2 months and was given a warning for canceled registration.

19-003447 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-003448 Missing Person (San Juan Island) NR

19-003449 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003450 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a vehicle for a defective brake light. The driver was issued an infraction for driving without insurance and warnings were given for the brake light and for driving without a license on their person.

19-003451 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003452 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003453 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003454 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003455 Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

19-003456 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

MONDAY, MAY 13, 2019

19-003457 Parking Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-003458 Parking Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-003459 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003460 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speeding in school zone

19-003461 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speeding in school zone

19-003462 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy was dispatched to a Agency Assist in Friday Harbor. Informational Report was taken.

19-003463 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-003464 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

19-003465 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

19-003466 Court Order Violation (San Juan Island) ACT

A Deputy was dispatched to an Order violation in Friday Harbor. The suspect was located and arrested.

19-003467 Fraud 13:05:28 05/13/19 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island grandparent reported receiving a telephone call attempting to defraud them out of a substantial amount of money for "bail" for a grandchild being held in jail. The call was a scam.

19-003468 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) UNF

19-003469 Lost Property (San Juan Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy discovered property left outside the substation door. It was later determined a San Juan island man has reported these same items lost earlier. The man collected his property the following day.

19-003470 Assault - Body Force (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan Island deputy spoke with a caller regarding a possible assault that occurred a few days prior. A report was taken.

19-003471 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

19-003472 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

An Orcas Island Deputy was assigned to investigate a possible domestic disturbance. The investigation is ongoing.

19-003473 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-003474 Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) ACT

19-003475 Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) NR

19-003476 Malicious Mischief (San Juan Island) NR

A deputy was dispatched to a Malicious Mischief in the Friday Harbor area. The reporting person advised there has been damage done to a local business. Additional patrols of the area requested.

19-003477 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-003478 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-003479 Accident-NonInj (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident callback. A report was taken.

19-003480 Harassment (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island resident requested assistance with what they perceived as an ongoing harassment issue. The person was unable to have a constructive conversation and would not commit to providing a written statement about the issue.

19-003481 Theft (San Juan Island) NR

A San Juan Island deputy responded to a report of a bike theft. The bike was returned and a report was taken.

19-003482 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island resident reported a male came onto his property uninvited. A report was completed and the matter is under investigation.

19-003483 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a motorist for driving without a safety belt. The driver was issued an infraction for driving without insurance.

19-003484 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a motorist for driving 45 MPH in a 25 MPH zone. An infraction was issued to the driver for speeding.

19-003485 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a motorist for failing to wear a safety belt. The driver was issued an infraction for the safety belt and driving without insurance.

19-003486 Noise Complaint /not dogs (Orcas Island) NR

19-003487 Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

19-003488 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2019

19-003489 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Friday Harbor Deputy issued infractions to a driver for speeding and no proof of liability insurance.

19-003490 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-003491 Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

19-003492 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island deputy stopped and ticketed a driver for speeding, 50 in a 35 zone on Center Rd. The driver was also warned for having an expired drivers license and not notifying DOL of an address change.

19-003493 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-003494 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-003495 Accident-HitRun (Orcas Island) CIC

19-003496 Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

GOA/UTL

19-003497 Trespassing (Orcas Island) INA

19-003498 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Friday Harbor Deputy issued infractions to a driver for NVOL W/ID, No proof of liability insurance, fail to carry registration in vehicle, and fail to yield to pedestrian in crosswalk. Warning for no seat belt.

19-003499 Boating Problem (Orcas Island) NR

19-003500 Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) ACT

19-003501 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

19-003502 Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) INA

19-003503 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-003504 Boating Problem (Lopez Island) ACT

19-003505 Harassment (Orcas Island) ACT

19-003506 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-003507 Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-003508 Allery/Medical Reaction/Sting (Orcas Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 226

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