Sheriff's Log San Juan Islands October 16-22: Deer demise, fraud calls, removal of trees

Deputies in the San Juan Islands responded to 192 calls from October 16-22, 2019 including: A Lopez Island deputy was called to investigate the unauthorized removal of trees from a resident’s property. The responsible parties will be contacted and charged criminally if appropriate.

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, OCTOBER 16, 2019

19-008785 Animal at Large 08:35:52 (Orcas Island) INA

19-008786 Theft 09:11:45 UNF

19-008787 Sick or Injured Animal 09:58:50 (Lopez Island) NR

19-008788 Citizen Assist 10:29:55 (Lopez Island) NR

19-008789 Found Property 10:41:53 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008790 Animal at Large 11:08:39 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008791 Boating Problem 11:18:35 (Lopez Island) INA

Sheriff's office personnel were called to assist a vessel dragging anchor in gale conditions. The vessel was successfully secured and the owner contacted.

19-008792 Traffic Violation 11:26:54 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a walk-in report of a traffic offense. An informational report was taken. No further investigation required.

19-008793 Agency Assistance 11:59:16 (Orcas Island) INA

19-008794 Civil Problem 12:34:21 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008795 Fish & Game Violation 12:43:39 (San Juan Island) INA

19-008797 Fraud 14:35:01 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008796 Traffic Stop 14:38:42 (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed

19-008798 Animal at Large 14:54:25 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy euthanized an injured road struck deer.

19-008799 Citizen Assist 15:36:38 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008800 Citizen Assist 16:11:29 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008801 Parking Problem 17:03:55 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008802 Trouble Unknown 18:12:51 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008803 Traffic Hazard 18:42:35 (Lopez Island) NR

19-008804 Citizen Assist 18:44:25 (Lopez Island) NR

19-008805 Overdose 18:54:16 (San Juan Island) CAA

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of a subject who may have consumed too much alcohol and was making concerning statements. The subject was arrested for obstructing, resisting arrest, assault 3, attempted escape 2 and a violation of alcohol conditions.

19-008806 Animal at Large 19:55:42 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008807 Burglary - Residential 19:56:31 (Lopez Island) ACT

A Deputy responded to a Lopez Island residence for a burglary complaint. An investigation was conducted and it was determined that nothing was missing from the reporting person's residence. The investigation revealed no conclusive evidence that a crime was committed.

19-008808 Welfare Check 20:19:40 (Lopez Island) NR

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2019

19-008809 Animal at Large 07:12:05 (San Juan Island)n INA

19-008810 Wanted Person 07:50:19 (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy on San Juan Island booked a subject into jail for an outstanding local misdemeanor warrant.

19-008811 Mental Health 09:12:17 (San Juan Island) CLO

19-008812 Unwanted Person 10:12:12 (San Juan Island)n NR

19-008813 Communications Problem 11:20:15 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island resident requested contact regarding a fraudulent phone call she had received.

19-008814 Sick or Injured Animal 11:36:48 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008815 Assault - Aggravated 11:45:23 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to an assault. The investigation revealed no crime.

19-008816 VIN Inspection 11:56:21 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008817 Domestic Dispute or Assault 12:44:55 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008818 Theft 12:46:37 (Orcas Island) ACT

19-008819 Traffic Violation 13:02:59 (Lopez Island) NR

19-008820 Citizen Assist 13:12:31 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008821 Welfare Check 13:26:26 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008822 Traffic Stop 14:15:16 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008823 Accident-Injury, Traffic 14:45:02 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies were dispatched to a single vehicle collision in San Juan County. Driver was transported via ambulance to the medical center for further evaluation.

19-008824 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:06:08 (San Juan Island) INA

19-008825 Traffic Stop 15:20:30 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008826 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 16:24:00 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008827 Noise Complaint /not dogs 16:49:53 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008828 Welfare Check 18:02:23 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008829 Weapons Noise 18:06:43 UNF

19-008830 Traffic Hazard 19:05:26 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008831 Sick or Injured Animal 19:28:01 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008832 Traffic Stop 20:55:22 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008834 Welfare Check 21:03:48 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008833 Traffic Stop 21:06:40 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008835 Traffic Stop 21:29:45 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008836 Traffic Stop 21:42:48 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008837 Traffic Stop 21:52:59 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island Deputy issued infractions to a Driver for expired vehicle registration, no proof of current insurance. They were warned for defective taillights, no driver’s license on person, and fail to change address on drivers license.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2019

19-008838 Death Investigation 07:19:46 (Lopez Island) CLO

A Lopez Island deputy was sent to investigate the natural death of a local resident. The Coroner was contacted and a report written.

19-008839 Traffic Violation 08:36:19 (San Juan Island)n NR

19-008840 Burn Investigation 09:04:16 UNF

19-008841 Fraud 09:11:01 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a walk-in report of Fraud. After talking with the reporting party it was determined that there was no monetary loss and no personal information falsely obtained. An information report was made.

19-008842 Malicious Mischief 09:27:31 (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy was called to investigate the unauthorized removal of trees from a resident’s property. The responsible parties will be contacted and charged criminally if appropriate.

19-008843 Threats 10:45:29 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy received a delayed report of a Threats call in Friday Harbor. The reporting party told the Deputy that the person threatened did not want to report it at this time. The Deputy asked the reporter to encourage the person threatened to come in and provide a statement. Report made.

19-008844 Sick or Injured Animal 10:53:41 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008845 Traffic Stop 10:58:42 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008846 Wanted Person 11:48:33 (Orcas Island) CAA

Deputies responded to the Orcas Ferry Landing on a report of a driver who was known to have a suspended driver’s license. Deputies contacted the driver and found he was further in violation of an ignition interlock drivers' requirement. The subject was arrested and booked into jail.

19-008847 Traffic Stop 12:17:52 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island man was issued an infraction for driving 31 mph in a 20 mph zone. This driver was the subject of several traffic offense complaints, including one the previous day.

19-008848 Traffic Violation 12:34:56 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island Deputy issued an infraction to a driver for passing a stopped School Bus.

19-008849 Court Order Violation 13:08:51 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008850 Accident-NonInj 13:45:19 (San Juan Island) INA

19-008851 Fraud 13:56:26 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-008852 Threats 14:37:32 (Lopez Island) ACT

Lopez Island deputies are investigating threats to a resident originating from an internet classifieds website.

19-008853 Traffic Stop 15:20:16 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008854 Traffic Stop 17:48:05 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008855 Traffic Stop 17:59:00 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island Deputy issued an infraction to a Driver for speeding.

19-008856 Alarm 18:21:39 (San Juan Island) FAL

19-008857 Traffic Stop 19:16:18 (San Juan Island) (San Juan Island) NR

19-008858 Traffic Stop 20:09:29 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008859 Traffic Stop 20:46:17 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008860 Traffic Stop 20:56:30 (San Juan Island) CIC A San Juan Island deputy stopped a vehicle for traveling 42MPH in a posted 25MPH speed zone. The driver was issued an infraction for speed.

19-008861 Mental Health 21:10:40 (San Juan Island) CLO

A deputy was dispatched to the Friday Harbor area in reference to a Disturbance. The reporting deputy arrived and contacted the involved people. Report taken.

19-008862 Traffic Stop 21:27:11 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008863 Traffic Stop 22:12:32 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was given a warning for defective tail light.

19-008864 Area Check 22:42:43 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008865 Traffic Stop 22:56:16 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008867 Area Check 23:10:33 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008866 Area Check 23:12:41 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008869 Sick or Injured Animal 23:37:38 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008868 Area Check 23:37:53 (Orcas Island) NR

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2019

19-008870 DUI 00:25:34 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008871 Animal at Large 07:42:36 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008872 Weapons Offense 08:47:55 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy checked on a report of a subject shooting at deer from a vehicle on Richardson Rd. The vehicle was gone when the deputy arrived in the area.

19-008873 Citizen Assist 09:04:10 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008874 Traffic Hazard 09:07:07 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008875 Civil Problem 09:26:23 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008876 Traffic Hazard 09:29:54 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008877 Civil Problem 10:01:37 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008878 Traffic Stop 10:06:35 (Lopez Island) NR Warning for speed

19-008879 Traffic Stop 11:07:02 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008880 Traffic Hazard 11:09:20 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008881 Traffic Stop 11:20:00 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008882 Domestic Dispute or Assault 11:31:44 (San Juan Island) NR

San Juan Island Deputies were dispatched to a Domestic Dispute in Friday Harbor. The incident was found to be verbal only. Informational report made.

19-008883 Found Property 11:48:27 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a found property call. Contact was made with the owner and the property will be reunited with its owner.

19-008885 Unwanted Person 11:49:11 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008884 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 11:50:00 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008886 Civil Problem 13:16:01 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called regarding a civil standby.

19-008887 Unsecure Premise 16:00:58 (Lopez Island) NR

19-008888 Accident-NonInj 17:55:23 (Orcas Island) INA

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a report of a non-injury accident. The vehicle actually just got stuck while turning around. The driver was able to get back on the road prior to the arrival of the Deputies.

19-008889 Citizen Assist 18:05:19 (Lopez Island) NR

19-008890 Traffic Stop 18:29:56 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan County Deputy issued infractions to a driver for no proof liability insurance, open alcoholic container, and warning for speed.

19-008891 Overdose 18:48:29 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008892 Traffic Stop 19:15:50 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008893 Parking Problem 19:17:51 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008894 Traffic Stop 19:39:43 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008895 Traffic Stop 19:45:42 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008896 Traffic Stop 20:05:08 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was given a warning for fail to yield the right of way.

19-008897 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 20:27:56 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008898 Traffic Stop 20:46:07 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was given a warning for defective headlamp.

19-008899 Traffic Stop 20:49:55 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008900 Area Check 21:00:29 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008901 Found Property 21:06:20 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a report of found property. The owner was identified and the property returned.

19-008902 Citizen Assist 21:13:36 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008903 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 21:55:30 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008904 Parking Problem 22:05:07 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008905 Area Check 22:09:55 (Orcas Island) NR

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20 2019

19-008906 Citizen Dispute 01:55:12 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008907 Vagrancy 09:23:25 (San Juan Island)n NR

19-008908 Found Property 09:52:18 (San Juan Island)n INA

19-008909 Alarm 10:18:31 CLO

19-008910 Medical BLS 11:02:25 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008911 Animal at Large 11:30:21 (San Juan Island)n NR

19-008912 Citizen Assist 12:30:27 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008913 Abandoned Vehicle 13:10:07 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to an abandoned vehicle complaint. The registered owner was contacted the vehicle was removed.

19-008914 Found Property 13:15:16 (San Juan Island)n NR

19-008915 Vicious Animal 14:33:10 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to an animal at large complaint in the Eastsound area. A report was taken.

19-008916 Sick or Injured Animal 14:51:46 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008917 Traffic Stop 15:44:27 (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding, 52 miles per hour in a 35 mile per hour zone.

19-008918 Civil Problem 16:10:04 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy performed a civil standby for a separating couple.

19-008919 Traffic Stop 16:11:01 (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed

19-008920 Traffic Stop 16:58:45 (Lopez Island) NR Warning for speed

19-008921 Citizen Assist 17:04:19 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008922 Animal at Large 17:43:05 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008923 Citizen Assist 17:47:32 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008924 Traffic Stop 18:29:00 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008925 Traffic Stop 18:41:42 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008926 Traffic Stop 18:47:52 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008927 Traffic Stop 19:28:37 (San Juan Island) CIC

19-008928 Traffic Stop 20:42:08 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008929 Traffic Stop 20:52:07 (San Juan Island) CAA

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a vehicle for traveling 45MPH in a posted 35MPH speed zone. The driver was arrested for driving under the influence and was issued infractions for speed and expired registration over 2 months.

19-008930 Traffic Stop 22:04:41 (Orcas Island) NR

MONDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2019

19-008931 Accident-NonInj 01:00:08 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008932 Traffic Stop 07:16:05 (San Juan Island)n CIC

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

19-008933 Agency Assistance 09:56:28 (Lopez Island) NR

19-008934 Unwanted Person 10:11:48 (San Juan Island)n INA

Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a report of an unwanted person. The subject was trespassed from the property.

19-008935 Animal at Large 11:45:57 (San Juan Island)n CIC

A Deputy on San Juan responded to a report of an at large dog. The owner was issued an infraction for at large dog first offense.

19-008936 Theft 12:01:53 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008937 Traffic Hazard 12:17:49 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008938 Agency Assistance 14:20:10 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008939 Theft 14:27:53 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008940 Controlled Substance Problem 15:03:40 (San Juan Island)n ACT

19-008941 Controlled Substance Problem 15:12:55 (San Juan Island)n ACT

19-008942 Sick or Injured Animal 15:43:01 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008943 Animal at Large 16:33:45 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008944 Noise Complaint /not dogs 16:51:00 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008945 Traffic Stop 17:49:03 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008946 Illegal Fireworks 18:11:27 (Orcas Island) INA

19-008947 Traffic Stop 19:19:31 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008948 Traffic Stop 20:52:21 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008949 Parking Problem 22:25:58 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008950 Traffic Stop 23:35:38 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was given a warning for driving with wheels left of the center-line.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2019

19-008951 Welfare Check 02:56:27 (San Juan Island) INA

19-008952 Traffic Hazard 07:35:13 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008953 Traffic Stop 08:25:06 (Lopez Island) CLO

19-008954 Trouble Unknown 08:49:10 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008955 Traffic Stop 08:53:27 (Lopez Island) CLO

19-008956 Traffic Hazard 10:41:01 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008957 Citizen Assist 11:14:19 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008958 Juvenile Problem 11:30:18 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a report of a juvenile Problem in Friday Harbor. A report was made and forwarded to CPS.

19-008959 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 11:31:28 (San Juan Island) INA

19-008960 Animal at Large 12:47:22 (Lopez Island) NR

19-008961 Lost Property 12:58:26 (Lopez Island) INA

19-008962 Traffic Stop 15:02:02 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008963 Citizen Assist 15:21:10 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008964 Theft 16:42:31 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008965 Traffic Stop 16:54:47 (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding 52 miles per hour in a 35 mile per hour zone.

19-008966 Animal at Large 17:08:36 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008967 Trouble Unknown 17:10:20 UNF

19-008968 Traffic Stop 17:12:43 (Orcas Island) NR

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

19-008969 Traffic Stop 18:05:53 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was given a warning for obstructed license plate.

19-008970 Citizen Assist 18:45:16 (San Juan Island) NR

19-008971 Traffic Stop 19:43:04 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was given a warning for a malfunctioning headlamp.

19-008972 Burn Investigation 19:48:55 (Orcas Island) NR

19-008973 Traffic Stop 20:23:50 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was given a warning for driving with wheels left of the center line.

19-008974 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 22:02:40 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-008975 Burglary - Residential 22:33:06 (San Juan Island) UNF

19-008976 Traffic Stop 23:02:24 (Lopez Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 192

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