San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log December 4-11: Fraud, vandalism, speeding

Deputies in the San Juan Islands responded to 164 calls from Dec. 4-11, 2019 including: An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to vandalism of the Sheriff's Office radar trailer in the 2300 block of Deer Harbor Road. Video surveillance footage is being reviewed to identify a suspect.

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, DECEMBER 4, 2019

19-010029 Citizen Assist 08:02:03 (Orcas Island) NR

An Orcas Island Deputy took possession of firearms pursuant to a court order. The firearms are being held for safe keeping.

19-010030 Deliver Message 08:10:55 (San Juan Island) INA

19-010031 Wanted Person 08:15:45 A Urbach CAA

19-010032 Citizen Dispute 08:30:33 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010033 VIN Inspection 08:51:07 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010034 Accident-HitRun 09:05:38 (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a hit and run motor vehicle accident at a local business. The investigation is ongoing.

19-010035 Mental Health 10:38:09 (San Juan Island) ACT

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of a mental subject. A report was taken.

19-010036 Death Investigation 10:50:02 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a report of a Death in Friday Harbor. The Coroner responded to the scene with the Deputy and it was determined that the person involved died of natural causes. Report made and forwarded to Coroner's Office.

19-010037 Traffic Hazard 12:43:29 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010038 Abandoned Vehicle 12:58:52 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010039 Harassment 13:07:44 (Lopez Island) NR

19-010040 Accident-NonInj 14:37:08 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010041 Civil Problem 16:02:17 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010042 Sex Offender Registration 16:20:30 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy successfully conducted a required check on a registered sex offender at his residence. An updated photograph was taken and a report was completed.

19-010043 Traffic Hazard 16:36:28 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010044 Sex Offender Registration 16:43:30 (Lopez Island) INA

A Deputy successfully conducted a required check on a registered sex offender at his Lopez Island residence. An updated photograph was taken and a report was completed.

19-010045 Sex Offender Registration 17:07:23 (Lopez Island) INA

A Deputy completed a required check of a registered sex offender at his Lopez Island residence. A photograph was taken and a report was completed.

19-010046 Sex Offender Registration 17:08:01 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010047 Citizen Assist 18:23:28 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010048 Traffic Stop 18:51:58 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010049 Alarm 22:47:39 (Orcas Island) UNF

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2019

19-010050 Citizen Assist 08:16:28 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010051 Theft 09:13:57 (Lopez Island) ACT

19-010052 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 11:27:09 (San Juan Island) CLO

19-010053 Traffic Hazard 11:40:51 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010054 Citizen Assist 11:49:06 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010055 Parking Problem 12:07:05 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010056 Traffic Stop 12:13:19 (San Juan Island) CLO

19-010057 Parking Problem 12:20:30 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010058 Parking Problem 12:25:18 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010059 Agency Assistance 13:26:18 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010060 Traffic Stop 13:55:52 (San Juan Island) CAA

A San Juan Island deputy stopped a moped for not having license plates. The rider was arrested on a warrant and for DWLS 3rd degree.

19-010061 Animal at Large 13:57:15 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010062 Citizen Assist 14:08:31 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010063 Theft 14:08:36 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010064 Fraud 15:34:52 (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a fraud call in Eastsound. The reporting party contacted their bank and the bank is handling the investigation. A report was taken.

19-010065 Sex Offender Registration 16:26:44 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy successfully conducted a legally required verification of a registered sex offender's residence. An updated photograph was taken and a report was completed.

19-010066 Welfare Check 17:05:11 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010067 Theft 17:09:27 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010068 Traffic Stop 17:40:01 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Island Deputy issued infractions to a driver for no proof of current insurance and speeding.

19-010069 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 18:03:58 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010070 Traffic Stop 18:07:06 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010071 Citizen Assist 18:27:36 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010072 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 18:55:10 (Lopez Island) NR

19-010073 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 19:14:34 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010074 Welfare Check 19:48:49 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010075 Court Order Violation 19:52:23 (San Juan Island) CAA

19-010076 County Property Damage 23:13:25 (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to vandalism of the Sheriff's Office radar trailer in the 2300 block of Deer Harbor Road. Video surveillance footage is being reviewed to identify a suspect.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2019

19-010077 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 02:26:56 NR

19-010078 Trespassing 08:55:30 (San Juan Island) CAA

San Juan Island deputies responded to a report of trespassing. The suspect was located and attempted to fight the deputies. The subject was arrested for trespassing 2nd degree, order violation, assault 3rd degree, malicious mischief 3rd degree and resisting arrest.

19-010079 Assault - Body Force 09:46:57 (San Juan Island) ACT A San Juan Island deputy responded to a report of an assault. The investigation is ongoing.

19-010080 Sex Offender Registration 10:08:22 (Lopez Island) NR

19-010081 Agency Assistance 10:13:54 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010082 Court Order Violation 10:21:51 (Orcas Island) ACT

19-010083 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 11:27:34 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010084 Theft 12:24:18 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island talked to a complainant regarding a theft complaint. The complainant had paid for a service that had not been carried out. The complainant was advised, because the complainant entered into a business agreement with the other party, the case was a civil issue.

19-010085 Unconscious 12:26:15 (Orcas Island) ACT

A Deputy responded to a report of an unattended death. The death appeared to be natural. An investigation and report were conducted.

19-010086 Citizen Assist 13:46:21 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010087 Citizen Assist 16:01:29 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010088 Noise Complaint /not dogs 16:05:58 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010089 DUI 17:24:58 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010090 Traffic Stop 17:55:18 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010091 Traffic Stop 19:53:33 (San Juan Island) CIC A San Juan Island Deputy issued infractions to a driver for speeding and no proof of current insurance, warning for failing display current tabs.

19-010092 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 20:45:21 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010093 Citizen Assist 22:11:15 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010094 Traffic Stop 23:20:50 (San Juan Island) CAA

19-010095 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 23:38:24 (San Juan Island) NR

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2019

19-010096 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 00:32:00 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010097 Traffic Stop 09:43:09 (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed, fail to wear safety belt

19-010098 Sex Offender Registration 09:58:37 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010099 Threats 10:27:40 (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a threats complaint. An informational report was taken.

19-010100 Welfare Check 11:16:12 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010101 Controlled Substance Problem 12:08:39 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010102 Parking Problem 15:16:06 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010103 Runaway Juvenile 15:30:15 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island took a report of a runaway juvenile. A juvenile pickup order was signed.

19-010104 Citizen Assist 15:44:32 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010105 Sex Offender Registration 16:10:56 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010106 Sex Offender Registration 16:15:19 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010107 DUI 16:53:52 (Orcas Island) CAA

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a report of a possible DUI driver. The driver was subsequently arrested on suspicion of Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicating Liquor and/or Drugs.

19-010108 Accident-NonInj 17:43:45 (Orcas Island) NR

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to an accident with no injuries in Eastsound. Both parties exchanged information and a report was taken.

19-010109 Traffic Stop 18:05:46 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010110 Traffic Stop 18:13:29 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010111 Citizen Assist 21:18:43 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010112 Traffic Stop 21:56:22 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010113 Citizen Assist 22:04:30 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010114 Area Check 23:14:27 (San Juan Island) NR

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2019

19-010115 Accident-HitRun 00:00:18 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010116 Noise Complaint /not dogs 01:06:52 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010117 Found Property 01:42:58 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010118 Citizen Assist 10:08:47 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010119 Citizen Assist 10:20:39 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010120 Agency Assistance 10:25:28 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010121 Sick or Injured Animal 11:03:02 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010122 Accident-HitRun 11:06:28 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010123 Trespassing 11:15:31 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010124 Traffic Violation 11:18:52 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010125 Traffic Stop 12:07:58 (Lopez Island) CLO

Warning for failing to maintain lane of travel.

19-010126 Traffic Stop 12:44:32 (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed

19-010127 Agency Assistance 13:29:38 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010128 Citizen Assist 13:51:15 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010129 Citizen Assist 13:57:00 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010130 Citizen Assist 13:58:21 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010131 Traffic Violation 14:13:53 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010132 Threats 15:16:10 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010133 Citizen Assist 15:59:47 (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy was contacted and questioned regarding the use of a generator. The person was referred to the county noise ordinance, and other options for power were discussed.

19-010134 Traffic Stop 16:46:26 (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for failing to renew registration, more than 2 months and no proof of liability insurance. The driver was given a warning for not having working tail lights during hours of darkness.

19-010135 Parking Problem 17:13:16 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010136 Traffic Stop 17:22:04 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010137 Threats 17:29:53 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010138 Traffic Stop 18:32:33 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010139 Citizen Assist 18:47:12 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010140 Citizen Assist 19:33:18 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010141 Wanted Person 20:23:55 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010142 Assault - Aggravated 21:02:39 (San Juan Island) NR

MONDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2019

19-010143 Threats 06:31:36 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010144 Alarm 08:06:23 (Orcas Island) FAL

19-010145 Abandoned Vehicle 09:00:10 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010146 Wanted Person 10:43:08 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010147 Traffic Hazard 11:17:13 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010148 Trouble Unknown 11:25:35 (San Juan Island) UNF

19-010149 Threats 12:08:28 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010150 VIN Inspection 12:53:31 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010151 Fish & Game Violation 13:14:08 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island resident contacted deputies with questions about deer hunting regulations. Information was provided.

19-010152 Welfare Check 13:26:29 (San Juan Island) CJA

A San Juan Island Deputy was dispatched to a Welfare Check and they were later transported to the medical center for evaluation.

19-010153 Accident-HitRun 13:29:06 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010154 Domestic Dispute or Assault 13:35:43 (San Juan Island) ACT

A San Juan Island Deputy was dispatched to a report of a Domestic dispute. The parties were separated and a trespass letter was issued.

19-010155 Accident-NonInj 13:43:41 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010156 Lost Property 13:46:24 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010157 Unconscious ALS 14:29:03 (Orcas Island) UNF

19-010158 Traffic Violation 14:34:37 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy received information about safety concerns about a particular driver.

19-010159 Trouble Unknown 14:45:55 UNF

19-010160 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 14:59:11 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called to check on an unsecured home after a caretaker discovered the front door standing wide open. The deputy checked the interior and found nothing appearing to be amiss, and no sign of forced entry. Recent winds may be the culprit.

19-010161 Weapons Noise 15:15:16 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010162 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:48:18 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010163 Traffic Stop 16:06:12 (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding, 57 miles per hour in a 40 mile per hour zone.

19-010164 Traffic Stop 16:25:25 (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding, 58 miles per hour in a 35 mile per hour zone.

19-010165 Traffic Stop 16:46:15 (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding, 41 miles per hour in a 25 mile per hour zone.

19-010166 Traffic Stop 17:08:34 (Orcas Island) NR

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

19-010167 Traffic Stop 17:21:48 (Orcas Island) NR

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

19-010168 Burglary - Residential 18:33:04 (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was contacted at the Sheriff's Office in reference to a Residential Burglary. The caller advised his residence had been entered and items taken. Report taken.

19-010169 Threats 20:15:03 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island took a report of a person having received threats from a co-worker. It was determined there was insufficient probable cause to believe a crime had been committed.

19-010170 Agency Assistance 23:32:21 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island discovered a broken water pipe under the road surface. The Deputy stood by until Public Works arrived.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2019

19-010171 Explosives Problem 07:17:22 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010172 Animal at Large 08:58:48 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010173 Trouble Unknown 09:23:09 (Orcas Island) ACT

19-010174 Found Property 09:32:19 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010175 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 10:09:03 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island deputy checked on suspicious circumstances reported on a trail near Lopez Village. Items of property were taken for safekeeping until the rightful owner can be identified.

19-010176 Citizen Assist 10:48:51 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010177 Missing Person 10:53:10 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010178 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 11:18:20 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010179 Traffic Stop 11:55:01 (Orcas Island) CIC

19-010180 Wanted Person 13:50:56 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010181 Agency Assistance 13:52:15 (San Juan Island) ACT

19-010182 Civil Problem 16:14:28 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010183 Citizen Assist 17:07:51 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010184 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 19:58:28 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010185 Traffic Stop 20:33:15 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010186 Wanted Person 20:49:29 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010187 Welfare Check 22:29:13 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010188 Citizen Assist 22:44:46 (Orcas Island) NR

19-010189 Rape/Attempted Rape 22:52:58 (San Juan Island) NR

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2019

19-010190 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 00:10:16 (San Juan Island) NR

19-010191 Alarm 01:06:17 (Orcas Island) FAL

19-010192 Accident-Injury, Traffic 03:43:22 (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to a Traffic Accident in the San Juan Island area. The deputy located a single vehicle off the roadway. The driver was contacted. Report taken.

Total Incidents for This Report: 164

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