San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log June 5-11: Disorder in Superior Court, wandering toddler, home made explosives, out-of-control child, and lots of seatbelt citations

Deputies in the San Juan Islands responded to 242 calls from June 5-11, 2019 including: Orcas Island deputies responded to a report of an explosion. The deputies investigated the area and were able to identify what appeared to be a homemade explosive that was detonated in someone's yard. The investigation is ongoing. A Lopez deputy found a female walking along a remote road during the night. The female requested medical attention. The deputy and Lopez medics took the female to Friday Harbor for further medical evaluation. Deputies were called to San Juan County Superior Court in Friday Harbor for disruptive subjects in court. Charges are being considered for disorderly conduct and harassment.

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, JUNE 5, 2019

19-004180 Trespassing (San Juan Island) NR

19-004181 Trouble Unknown NR

19-004182 Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

19-004183 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to an agency assist call in Friday Harbor. A report was made and forwarded to the requesting agency. No further investigation.

19-004184 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004185 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004186 Theft (San Juan Island) NR

19-004187 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004188 Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

19-004189 Threats (San Juan Island) NR

19-004190 Abandoned Vehicle (Lopez Island) NR

19-004192 Fraud (Orcas Island) NR

19-004191 Trespassing (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004193 Theft (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy Responded to a Theft call in Friday Harbor. After speaking with the involved parties the male suspect paid his tab and was trespassed from the business at the request of the owner. Report made.

19-004194 Wanted Person (San Juan Island) CAA 

A Deputy was dispatched to a Wanted Person in Friday Harbor. The wanted subject was taken in custody.

19-004195 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) INA

19-004196 Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

19-004197 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-004198 Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) CIC

19-004199 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CAA

A Lopez Island Deputy stopped a motorist on Ferry Road for speeding. He arrested the driver after he determined he was driving under the influence of alcohol. The driver was cited for DUI, speeding and for not having a valid driver's license. He was scheduled to appear in Friday Harbor for court.

19-004200 Parking Problem (Lopez Island) NR

19-004201 Weapons Noise (Lopez Island) ACT

19-004202 Burglary,NonRes (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004204 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004203 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2019

19-004205 Explosives Problem (Orcas Island) ACT

Orcas Island deputies responded to a report of an explosion. The deputies investigated the area and were able to identify what appeared to be a homemade explosive that was detonated in someone's yard. The investigation is ongoing.

19-004206 Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004207 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

19-004208 Wanted Person (Orcas Island) CAM

An Orcas Island Deputy apprehended a wanted person near Eastsound. The person bailed out and was given a new court date.

19-004209 Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

19-004210 Noise Complaint /not dogs (Orcas Island) NR

19-004211 Wanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

19-004212 Wanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

19-004213 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CLO

19-004214 Found Property (San Juan Island) INA

19-004215 Accident-Injury, Traffic (Orcas Island) ACT

19-004216 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004217 Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

19-004218 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004219 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-004220 Wanted Person (San Juan Island) ACT

A Friday Harbor Deputy responded to San Juan County District Court to take a female into custody on two warrants after her warrant review hearing. The female was arrested, booked into jail,, and awaiting her next hearing. Report made.

19-004221 Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-004222 Trauma BLS (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island deputy along with EMS responded to an injured person incident. The person was treated for a minor injury.

19-004223 Parking Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-004224 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004225 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004226 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

19-004227 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004228 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-004229 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004230 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004231 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle for speed. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding 41 MPH in a 25 MPH speed zone.

19-004232 Sick or Injured Animal (Orcas Island) NR

19-004233 Theft (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island deputy responded to a report of a burglary. The investigation is ongoing.

19-004234 Found Property (Orcas Island) ACT

FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2019

19-004235 Area Check (San Juan Island) CLO

19-004236 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Cell phone returned. No report needed.

19-004237 Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

19-004238 Theft (Orcas Island) ACT

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a theft complaint. The victim was contacted and an investigation commenced.

19-004239 Theft (San Juan Island) NR

19-004240 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR Cell phone returned to owner

19-004241 Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) NR

19-004242 Court Order Violation (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a report of a protection order violation. The suspect left the scene prior to the arrival of the Deputy. The reporting party was contacted and an investigation commenced.

19-004243 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004244 Trespassing (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004245 Death Investigation (Orcas Island) ACT Assigned to another unit.

19-004246 Abandoned Vehicle (San Juan Island) NR

19-004247 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004248 Disorderly Conduct (San Juan Island) NR

A Deputy was dispatched to a report of Disorderly Conduct in Friday Harbor. The subject who was being disorderly was trespassed.

19-004249 Boating Problem (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a sailboat aground off Crescent Beach. There was nobody aboard and the vessel appeared to be undamaged.

19-004250 Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

19-004251 Property Damage, Non Vandalism (Lopez Island) NR

19-004252 Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) NR

19-004253 Fraud (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a fraud complaint. The victim was contacted and an investigation commenced.

19-004254 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004255 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004256 Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) NR

19-004257 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy in Friday Harbor issued an infraction to a driver for no proof of liability insurance and warning for failing for yielding to pedestrian in a crosswalk.

19-004258 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004259 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy in Friday Harbor issued infractions to a rider in Friday Harbor for no two wheel endorsement, expired registration, and warning for speed.

19-004260 Traffic Violation (Lopez Island) NR

19-004261 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

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

19-004262 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

19-004263 Trouble Unknown (Lopez Island) FAL

19-004264 Citizen Dispute (Lopez Island) NR

19-004265 Boating Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-004266 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004267 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a driver for no seat belt. The driver was issued an infraction.

19-004268 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004269 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a driver for not wearing a seatbelt. The driver was issued an infraction.

19-004270 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004271 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004272 Animal at Large ACT

19-004273 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004274 Animal Noise (Lopez Island) NR

19-004275 Mental Health (San Juan Island) NR

19-004277 Missing Person (Orcas Island) NR

19-004276 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-004278 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004279 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 23:48:46 06/07/19 (Orcas Island) NR

SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2019

19-004280 Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a report of a traffic hazard. Someone had taken traffic cones from a construction site and placed then in the center of the road. The Deputy moved the cones and notified Orcas Public Works.

19-004281 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a warning for speeding.

19-004282 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a warning for speeding.

19-004283 Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a report of a dog running at large. Upon arrival, the Deputy learned the dog was on private property and under the control of a person who works at that location.

19-004284 Boating Safety Inspection NR

19-004285 Boating Problem NR

19-004286 Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) NR

19-004287 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

Bike is not the one reported stolen. No response needed.

19-004288 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004289 Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

19-004290 Vehicle Theft (San Juan Island) NR

19-004291 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004292 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

Related to Burglary 19-004233. Started tracking phone in Seattle. Contacted Seattle PD. Unable to locate phone

19-004293 Citizen Dispute (Orcas Island) NR

Civil Issue. Settled by phone contact

19-004294 Boating Problem NR

19-004295 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004296 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004297 Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) NR

19-004298 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004299 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004300 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004301 Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-004302 Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

19-004303 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004304 Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

19-004305 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004306 Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) UNF

19-004307 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) ACT

19-004308 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004309 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004310 Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

19-004312 Death Investigation (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a welfare check near the ferry landing. A report was taken.

19-004311 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004313 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan stopped a driver for not wearing a seatbelt and obstructed license plate. The driver was issued an infraction for no seat belt and the passenger was arrested on a warrant.

19-004314 Found Property (San Juan Island) NR

19-004315 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 no insurance.

19-004316 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan stopped a vehicle for speed. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding 50MPH in a 35 MPH zone.

SUNDAY, JUNE 9, 2019

19-004317 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle for lane travel and driving in the wrong lane. The driver was arrested for DUI and issued an infraction for fail to drive in right lane, wheels off roadway and open alcohol container.

19-004318 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

Contacted by owner. Dog found in woods. Case closed - Unfounded

19-004319 Trauma BLS (Orcas Island) NR

A deputy responded because the injury was reportedly caused by a golf club. Turned out to be an accident that occurred during the filming of a school project. EMS handled.

19-004320 Citizen Dispute (San Juan Island) NR

19-004321 Sick or Injured Animal (Lopez Island) NR

19-004322 Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

Sufficient EMS help on scene prior to my arrival. Cleared no report.

19-004323 Welfare Check NR

19-004324 Lost Property (Orcas Island) NR

19-004325 Trouble Unknown (Orcas Island) UNF

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a 9-1-1 hang-up call. The single occupant of the residence was contacted. The call was determined to be unfounded.

19-004326 Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) NR

19-004327 Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) NR Com

plaints of speeding on McNalie. RP contacted

19-004328 Animal Noise (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy was called about a dog that had been barking until the wee hours of the morning the past two nights. Neighbors were contacted to help identify the dog(s) involved. A report was taken.

19-004329 Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) NR

19-004330 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004331 Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to an animal at large complaint. Two dogs were reported running at large. The Deputy contacted the complainant and took custody of the dogs. The owner was not able to be contacted and the dogs were taken to the animal shelter.

19-004332 Property Damage, Non Vandalism (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a property damage call in Eastsound. A report was taken and the case is ongoing.

19-004333 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004334 Citizen Dispute (San Juan Island) NR

19-004335 Citizen Dispute (Orcas Island) NR

19-004336 Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

19-004337 Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy took custody of a dog found running at large on Center Rd. The dog owner was contacted. They came and claimed the dog at the sheriff's office. No enforcement action was taken.

19-004338 Domestic Dispute or Assault (Orcas Island) ACT

Orcas Deputies were dispatched to a domestic near Eastsound. After an investigation was completed it was verbal only. A report was taken.

19-004339 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) UNF

A deputy was dispatched to a Domestic in the San Juan Island area. The reporting deputy arrived and contacted the involved people. The incident was unfounded.

19-004340 Sick or Injured Animal (San Juan Island) NR

19-004341 Citizen Dispute (San Juan Island) CLO

A deputy was dispatched to a Citizen Dispute in the Friday Harbor area. The involved people were contacted and agreed not to have any contact with each other. Report taken.

19-004342 Trouble Unknown ACT

19-004343 Animal at Large (Orcas Island) ACT

19-004344 Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-004345 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan stopped a vehicle for both the passenger and driver not wearing their seat belts. Infractions were issued to both.

19-004346 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004347 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004348 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004349 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-004350 Noise Complaint /not dogs (Orcas Island) NR

19-004351 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004352 Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) NR

19-004353 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

19-004357 Medical Emergency (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy found a female walking along a remote road during the night. The female requested medical attention. The deputy and Lopez medics took the female to Friday Harbor for further medical evaluation.

19-004354 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

19-004355 Wanted Person ACT

MONDAY, JUNE 10, 2019

19-004356 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island Deputy stopped a vehicle on Orcas Road. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for driving 62 MPH in a 40 MPH zone. He was also issued a verbal warning for expired proof of liability insurance.

19-004359 Fall BLS (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004358 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004360 Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) NR

19-004361 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

19-004362 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputies were dispatched to a report of Domestic Assault in progress in Friday Harbor. The victim was taken in custody for a warrant. The suspect of the Domestic Assault was taken in custody for Assault 2nd Degree.

19-004363 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004364 VIN Inspection (San Juan Island) NR

19-004365 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

19-004366 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy responded to a report of a suspicious incident in Friday Harbor. Upon arrival it was found that the caller wanted a male trespassed from the location. The involved male was trespassed from the location and a report made.

19-004367 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004368 Traffic Stop ACT

19-004369 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

19-004371 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

19-004370 Fire Alarm ACT

19-004372 Trouble Unknown (Orcas Island) NR

19-004373 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

19-004374 Litter/Pollution/Public Health (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a littering complaint. The involved parties were contacted and an investigation commenced.

19-004376 Missing Person ACT

19-004375 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island Deputy stopped a vehicle on McNallie Lane. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for driving 51 MPH in a 25 MPH zone. He was also issued a verbal warning for expired proof of liability insurance.

19-004377 Citizen Dispute (San Juan Island) ACT

Deputies were called to San Juan County Superior Courtroom for disruptive subjects in court. Charges are being considered for disorderly conduct and harassment.

19-004378 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-004379 Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

19-004380 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called to a local business about an out-of-control child. The child was removed from the business and referral resources were discussed with the parent. A report was taken.

19-004381 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004382 Threats (San Juan Island) NR

19-004383 Burn Investigation (San Juan Island) NR

19-004384 Traffic Hazard (Orcas Island) NR

19-004385 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004386 Trespassing (Orcas Island) NR

19-004387 Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) NR

19-004388 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004389 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004390 Alarm ACT

19-004391 Burglary - Residential (Orcas Island) ACT

TUESDAY, JUNE 11, 2019

19-004392 Citizen Dispute (Orcas Island) NR

19-004393 Animal at Large ACT

19-004394 Unwanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

19-004395 Found Property (Lopez Island) INA

A deputy on Lopez was dispatched for some drug paraphernalia found in a public restroom. The items were seized and a report made.

19-004396 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004397 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

19-004398 Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-004399 Sick or Injured Animal ACT

19-004400 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-004401 Alarm (San Juan Island) FAL

19-004402 Accident-Injury, Traffic (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004403 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004404 Accident-Injury, Traffic (San Juan Island) NR

19-004405 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004406 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004407 Wanted Person (Orcas Island) INA

19-004408 Wanted Person (Orcas Island) INA

19-004409 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004410 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) ACT

A Deputy responded to a report of a possible domestic in Friday Harbor near the Warbass Marina. The Deputy searched the area and found nobody around the area. Information report made.

19-004411 Trespassing (San Juan Island) NR

19-004412 DUI (Orcas Island) NR

19-004413 Wanted Person (Lopez Island) ACT

Lopez Island deputies observed a wanted subject in a vehicle in Lopez Village. The subject was contacted in a parking lot and taken into custody without incident. He was transported to Friday Harbor and lodged in jail on the District Court bench warrant.

19-004414 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to a Found Child. A young child was located wandering alone. The parents were located and the child was reunited with them. Report taken.

19-004415 Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) NR

An Orcas Island Deputy impounded a vehicle that had been illegally parked on a county roadway.

19-004416 Parking Problem ACT

19-004417 Harassment (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy was called about an order violation that occurred aboard a Washington State Ferry. A report was taken and incident is under investigation.

19-004418 Welfare Check (Lopez Island) INA

19-004419 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004420 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004421 Weapons Noise (Lopez Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 242

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