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Sheriff's log for San Juan Islands June 12-18: Child neglect, trespassers, transients, barking dogs, vehicle prowl

Deputies in the San Juan Islands responded to 233 calls from June 12-18, 2019 including: San Juan Island deputies located a group of transients at a local park. One was arrested on multiple warrants, the others moved along. A Lopez Island deputy took a fraud report involving a scam where the suspect called the victim impersonating a law enforcement officer and demanded money to resolve a pending crisis. A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a trespassing complaint. The homeowner's video surveillance system showed several people outside the residence.

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 12, 2019

19-004422 Accident-Non-Injury  (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy was called to a single vehicle hit and run property damage collision after an OPALCO crew responded to an outage and discovered that a vehicle had struck a transformer. The driver had fled the scene. The crash is under investigation.

19-004423 Alarm (San Juan Island) FAL

19-004424 Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-004425 Abandoned Vehicle (Orcas Island) NR

19-004426 Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

19-004428 Probation/Parole Violation (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a report of a possible probation violation in Friday Harbor. The Deputy met with the individual involved, a report was made, and report forwarded to the probation officer.

19-004427 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed

19-004429 Harassment (San Juan Island) NR

19-004430 Accident-NonInj (Lopez Island) ACT

19-004431 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

19-004432 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004433 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004434 Parking Problem (Orcas Island) NR

19-004435 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004436 Wanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

19-004437 Agency Assistance (Orcas Island) NR

19-004438 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a driver for not wearing a safety belt. The driver was issued an infraction for no insurance.

19-004439 Animal Noise (San Juan Island) NR

19-004440 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004441 Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy assisted state Child Protective Services workers in assessing the safety of a child's home. The child was taken into protective custody.

19-004442 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a driver for not wearing a safety belt. The driver argued they were wearing it but improperly. The driver was issued an infraction for improperly fastened safety belt.

19-004443 Parking Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-004444 Weapons Noise (San Juan Island) INA

19-004445 Controlled Substance Problem (Lopez Island) ACT

19-004446 Mental Health (San Juan Island) UNF

19-004447 Found Property (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004448 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004449 Vicious Animal (Orcas Island) NR

19-004450 Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

19-004451 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a vehicle for having defective taillights. The driver was issued an infraction for no insurance.

19-004452 Weapons Noise (San Juan Island) NR

19-004453 Alarm  (San Juan Island) FAL

19-004454 Runaway Juvenile  (Orcas Island) NR

An Orcas Island deputy responded to a report of a runaway juvenile. While searching the area, the juvenile came home. An informational report was taken.

19-004455 Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2019

19-004456 Found Property (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy responded to a found property call in Friday Harbor. There was no owner information and the property was submitted to the property/evidence room. Report made.

19-004457 Wanted Person (San Juan Island) CAA

19-004458 Alarm (San Juan Island) FAL

19-004459 Found Property (San Juan Island) NR

19-004460 Fraud (Orcas Island) NR

19-004461 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) INA

19-004462 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004463 Sick or Injured Animal (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004464 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004465 Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-004466 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004467 VIN Inspection (San Juan Island) NR

19-004468 Trespassing (Orcas Island) INA

19-004469 Wanted Person (Orcas Island) CAA

A wanted person was located and arrested in Eastsound. The subject was booked into jail.

19-004470 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004471 Harassment (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas deputy took a report of harassment in the Eastsound area.

19-004472 Trespassing (Orcas Island) NR

19-004473 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004474 Parking Problem (Orcas Island) INA

19-004475 Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-004476 Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

19-004477 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) CIC

19-004478 Accident-NonInj (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of a collision. Information was exchanged and a report was generated.

19-004479 Trespassing (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004480 Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

19-004481 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) NR

FRIDAY, JUNE 14, 2019

19-004482 Domestic Dispute or Assault (Orcas Island) ACT

Orcas Island deputies responded to a domestic dispute in Eastsound. The incident was settled by contact and a report was written.

19-004483 Animal at Large (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy investigated a dog barking noise complaint. The dog owner was identified and the matter was resolved. The reporting person and dog owner agreed to be in contact with each other if the dogs created a disturbance in the future.

19-004484 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) ACT

19-004485 Citizen Assist (Lopez Island) NR

19-004486 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004487 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004488 Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island Deputy assisted Child Protection Services after they could not make contact with a suspect in a child neglect case. The Deputy was able to locate the suspect and a report was completed.

19-004489 Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

19-004490 Found Property ACT

19-004491 Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-004492 Accident-Injury, Traffic (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian + vehicle collision. The pedestrian suffered minor injuries. The offending driver was issued a notice of infraction for failure to yield and no insurance.

19-004493 Harassment (Orcas Island) ACT

Orcas Island deputies responded to civil dispute in Eastsound involving a local woman who has been causing trouble in the community. A report was taken.

19-004494 Trespassing (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a trespassing complaint. The homeowner's video surveillance system showed several people outside the residence. The people were gone on arrival and there was no indication a crime had been committed.

19-004495 Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

19-004496 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy responded to a suspected stolen item call. The reporting person reported seeing an unidentified person leave what he thought was a valuable item at a suspicious location. There was no report of the item being listed as stolen or lost. A report was completed.

19-004497 Unconscious (Orcas Island) NR

19-004498 Vehicle Prowl (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to a Vehicle Prowl. An item was removed from a vehicle while parked at a local business. Report taken.

19-004499 Theft (Orcas Island) ACT

19-004500 Fraud (Orcas Island) NR

19-004501 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004502 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004503 Sick or Injured Animal (Orcas Island) NR

19-004504 Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

19-004505 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004506 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004507 Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

19-004508 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) INA On 06-14-2019 Deputies on San Juan assisted EMS with an overdose. A report was taken.

19-004509 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle with no license plates. The driver was issued an infraction for expired vehicle registration over two months (2012) and no insurance.

19-004510 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004511 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Orcas Island) NR

19-004512 Trespassing (San Juan Island) NR

19-004513 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004514 Trespassing (San Juan Island) NR

19-004515 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

SATURDAY, JUNE 15, 2019

19-004516 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004517 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CAA

A deputy stopped a vehicle on Orcas Island for failing to signal and a defective tail light lens. Further investigation revealed probable cause to believe the driver was impaired. The driver was arrested, processed and released with a promise to appear in court.

19-004518 Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-004519 Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-004520 Parking Problem (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004521 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CAA

19-004522 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004523 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed, fail to carry dl, no proof of insurance.

19-004524 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004525 Alarm (San Juan Island) FAL

19-004526 Accident-Injury, Traffic (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy assisted Fire/EMS with an injury bicycle crash the resulted in the cyclist being flown to a mainland hospital for treatment.

19-004527 Agency Assistance ACT

19-004528 Accident-HitRun (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of a collision. Information was exchanged and a report generated.

19-004529 Alarm (San Juan Island) NR

19-004530 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) INA

19-004531 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004532 Found Property (San Juan Island) NR

19-004533 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004534 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004535 Trouble Unknown ACT

19-004536 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island Deputy stopped a motorist near the Lopez Village after he saw him driving without wearing his seatbelt. The Deputy subsequently issued the driver a ticket for failing to wear his seatbelt, having expired tabs over two months and for not having vehicle insurance.

19-004537 Medical Emergency CIC

19-004538 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004539 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR Warning for running stop sign

19-004540 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004541 Area Check (Lopez Island) NR

19-004542 Noise Complaint /not dogs (Lopez Island) NR

19-004543 Trouble Unknown (Orcas Island) NR

19-004544 Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

19-004545 DUI (San Juan Island) NR

19-004546 DUI (San Juan Island) NR

SUNDAY, JUNE 16, 2019

19-004547 Trouble Unknown UNF

19-004548 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004549 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CIC A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle for failing to stop at a stop sign. The driver was issued an infraction for no valid operator's license with ID and fail to stop at stop sign.

19-004550 Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

19-004551 Area Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-004552 Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

19-004553 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004554 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

19-004555 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

19-004556 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

19-004557 Trouble Unknown ACT

19-004558 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was sent to check a damaged utility pole leaning out over Fisherman Bay Rd. The pole appeared structurally sound and the utility will be notified of the damage. It does not appear to be from a traffic collision.

19-004559 Noise Complaint /not dogs (San Juan Island) NR

19-004560 Area Check (San Juan Island) CAA

San Juan Island deputies located a group of transients at a local park. One was arrested on multiple warrants, the others moved along.

19-004561 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) NR

19-004562 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004563 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) NR

19-004564 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004565 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004566 Sick or Injured Animal (Lopez Island) ACT

19-004567 Vehicle Prowl (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004568 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004569 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004570 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

19-004571 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004572 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004573 Breathing BLS (San Juan Island) NR

19-004574 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004575 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy stopped a vehicle for expired registration and defective brake light. The driver was arrested for driving on a suspended driver's license and issued an infraction for no insurance and expired vehicle registration over two months (2017).

19-004576 Welfare Check (Orcas Island) NR

19-004578 Vehicle Prowl (San Juan Island) NR

19-004577 Welfare Check ACT

19-004579 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004580 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004581 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004582 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

MONDAY, JUNE 17, 2019

19-004583 Civil Problem (San Juan Island) NR

19-004584 Trespassing (San Juan Island) NR

A Deputy on San Juan Island was dispatched to a report of a trespass in progress. The subjects left the scene but were captured on video. The subjects will be served a trespass notice.

19-004585 Unwanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

19-004586 Weapons Noise (Lopez Island) ACT

19-004587 Agency Assistance (Lopez Island) NR

19-004588 Theft (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a report of a shoplifting at a Friday Harbor Business. The property was returned, the business did not wish to prosecute, and one male was trespassed from the business. Report made.

19-004589 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

19-004590 Trouble Unknown ACT

19-004591 Unwanted Person (San Juan Island) ACT

A Friday Harbor Deputy responded to a report of an unwanted person at a local business. One person was trespassed from the property and a report made.

19-004592 Trespassing (Lopez Island) ACT

19-004593 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004595 Trouble Unknown (Orcas Island) NR

19-004594 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

19-004598 Stroke BLS (Lopez Island) NR

19-004596 VIN Inspection (San Juan Island) NR

19-004597 Trouble Unknown ACT

19-004600 Fall BLS (San Juan Island) NR

19-004599 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) ACT

19-004601 Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

19-004602 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CIC

19-004603 Found Property (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004604 Communications Problem (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island deputy received a second hand report of a possible DUI single vehicle collision that had occurred the night before. The involved party was contacted and a report was completed.

19-004605 Fraud (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy took a fraud report involving a scam where the suspect called the victim impersonating a law enforcement officer and demanded money to resolve a pending crisis.

19-004606 Animal at Large (San Juan Island) NR

19-004607 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Warning speed.

19-004608 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

Warning speed

19-004609 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004610 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004611 Animal at Large (Lopez Island) NR

19-004612 Fraud (Orcas Island) NR

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a fraud call. The investigation in ongoing. A report was taken.

19-004613 Domestic Dispute or Assault (San Juan Island) NR

Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a report of a possible domestic. Deputies searched the area and the complaint was unfounded.

19-004614 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004615 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas deputy stopped a vehicle for speeding and driving left of center. The driver was arrested for driving under the influence.

19-004616 Controlled Substance Problem (San Juan Island) ACT

TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 2019

19-004617 Found Property (Orcas Island) ACT

19-004618 Animal at Large (Orcas Island) INA

19-004619 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) ACT

19-004620 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004621 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) CLO

19-004622 Agency Assistance ACT

19-004623 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004624 Citizen Dispute (San Juan Island) INA

19-004625 Citizen Assist (Orcas Island) ACT

19-004626 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004627 Agency Assistance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004628 Unwanted Person (Orcas Island) ACT

19-004629 Traffic Violation (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a walk in report of a traffic offense in Friday Harbor. The information was gathered and a report made.

19-004630 Trouble Unknown (San Juan Island) NR

19-004631 Found Property (Lopez Island) ACT

19-004632 Trespassing (Orcas Island) ACT

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a request to have someone trespassed from a business. The person was served with a Trespass Warning Letter.

19-004634 Unwanted Person (San Juan Island) NR

19-004633 Unwanted Person (San Juan Island) ACT

19-004635 Traffic Hazard (San Juan Island) NR

19-004636 Traffic Stop (Lopez Island) NR

19-004637 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004638 Found Property (Orcas Island) NR

19-004639 Traffic Stop (San Juan Island) NR

19-004640 Missing Person (Orcas Island) NR

19-004641 Suspicious Person/Circumstance (San Juan Island) NR

19-004642 Trouble Unknown (Orcas Island) NR

19-004643 Citizen Assist (San Juan Island) NR

19-004644 Parking Problem (San Juan Island) INA

19-004645 Traffic Violation (Orcas Island) INA

19-004646 Traffic Hazard (Lopez Island) NR

19-004647 Animal at Large (Orcas Island) NR

19-004648 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004649 Area Check (San Juan Island) INA

19-004650 Traffic Stop (Orcas Island) NR

19-004651 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) ACT

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

19-004652 Welfare Check (San Juan Island) INA

19-004653 Found Property (San Juan Island) NR

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2019

19-004654 Area Check (Orcas Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 233

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