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San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log Sept. 15-23: Downed plane, mysterious noise, assaulted deputy, peeper and prowler, lots of trespassing,

Deputies in the San Juan Islands responded to 197 calls from September 15-23, 2021 including: A San Juan Deputy responded to an intruder in a condominium. The complainant said an unknown man entered their home, accessed their fridge and ate their soup before being scared off by the tenant. The suspect was not located. An Orcas Island Deputy took an incident report about an unknown white male looking into the windows of rooms at the Outlook Inn on the evening of September 14/2021. A driver was pulled over for speeding. The vehicle was seized pending a search warrant based on a canine sniff. Deputies found drugs and paraphernalia in the vehicle. Due to recent law changes, the suspect was referred to Compass Health in lieu of criminal charges.

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, SEPTEMBER 15, 2021

21-008367 Alarm 08:24:01 (San Juan Island) FAL

21-008368 Animal at Large 08:33:22 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008369 Animal at Large 09:00:27 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008370 Traffic Violation 09:07:14 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008371 Traffic Hazard 09:10:37 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008372 Boating Problem 09:24:36 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was sent to investigate a boat reportedly aground on a beach near Shark Reef Park. After searching the area on foot, no beached vessels were located in the area.

21-008373 Traffic Hazard 09:53:16 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008374 Traffic Violation 10:03:52 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008375 Parking Problem 10:22:06 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008376 Traffic Hazard 10:38:00 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008377 Alarm 11:01:18 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008378 Boating Problem 11:05:26 (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island Deputy issued a County Parking citation to a boat at Obstruction Pass County dock for expired vessel registration and illegal moorage.

21-008379 County Property Damage 11:43:49 CLO

21-008380 Parking Problem 12:39:55 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008381 Noise Complaint /not dogs 12:39:55 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008382 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 12:52:51 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008383 Boating Acc NI 13:41:14 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008384 Welfare Check 14:04:01 (Lopez Island) CLO

21-008385 Fraud 14:28:51 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008387 Trespassing 15:09:21 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008386 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:10:04 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island Deputy took an incident report about an unknown white male looking into the windows of rooms at the Outlook Inn on the evening of September 14/2021.

21-008388 Traffic Violation 15:36:14 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008389 Traffic Violation 16:56:02 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008390 Citizen Assist 17:13:20 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008391 Traffic Stop 18:08:35 (San Juan Island) CLO

21-008392 Traffic Stop 18:33:38 (San Juan Island) CLO

21-008393 Citizen Assist 18:42:47 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Deputy responded to a citizen assist call. A citizen wanted to document an ongoing business-related conflict. A report was taken.

21-008394 Theft 19:17:55 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of theft. It was determined throughout the investigation that the reporting party was providing false statements to the deputy. The report will be forwarded to the Prosecutor's Office for a charging decision for the reporting party.

21-008395 Alarm 19:57:48 UNF

21-008396 Traffic Violation 20:09:09 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008397 Trouble Unknown 22:28:29 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008398 Welfare Check 22:59:07 (San Juan Island) NR

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2021

21-008399 Sex Offender Registration 07:23:11 (San Juan Island) INA

21-008400 Traffic Hazard 07:37:28 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008401 Citizen Assist 07:58:43 (Orcas Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy responded to a citizen assist callback. An info report was taken.

21-008402 Citizen Dispute 09:00:01 (San Juan Island) INA

21-008403 Fraud 10:14:30 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008404 Citizen Assist 10:27:50 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008405 Citizen Assist 10:53:23 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008406 Sex Offender Registration 11:02:51 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008407 Sick or Injured Animal 11:18:33 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008408 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 12:36:05 (San Juan Island) ACT

21-008409 Disorderly Conduct 12:47:20 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island deputy wrote an incident report reference a non-criminal dispute between neighbors over speeding on a private roadway.

21-008410 Deliver Message 14:03:17 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008411 Animal Noise 14:28:40 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008412 Traffic Violation 15:29:08 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008413 Area Check 16:08:32 (Orcas Island) UNF

21-008414 Fraud 16:12:53 (Lopez Island) UNF

A Lopez Island Deputy responded to a report of a possible stolen credit card on September 16, 2021. It was determined the credit card was not stolen and a report was completed.

21-008415 Area Check 16:22:31 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008416 Harassment 16:55:24 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008417 Parking Problem 17:21:01 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008418 Malicious Mischief 17:42:27 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of vandalism. There are no suspects of evidentiary leads at this time. The incident was documented.

21-008419 Mental Health 18:24:23 NR

21-008420 Aircraft Problem 18:26:01 (Orcas Island) INA

Orcas Deputies responded along with Orcas Fire and EMS and State Parks units to a downed aircraft. A single-engine airplane crashed in a field after a reported engine failure. The three passengers were airlifted from the scene.

21-008421 Malicious Mischief 19:01:05 (San Juan Island) UNF

21-008422 DUI 19:58:02 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008423 Traffic Violation 20:38:18 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008424 Citizen Assist 21:29:30 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008425 Civil Problem 21:47:30 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008426 Citizen Assist 22:24:28 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008427 Citizen Assist 23:02:29 (San Juan Island) NR

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2021

21-008428 Abandoned Vehicle 00:41:43 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008429 Welfare Check 00:48:50 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008431 Area Check 07:15:48 (San Juan Island) UNF

21-008430 Harassment 07:19:43 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008432 Malicious Mischief 08:38:22 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008433 Unwanted Person 08:39:58 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008434 Trespassing 09:04:29 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island Deputy wrote an incident report regarding a prowler on the 2800 block of Enchanted Forest Road.

21-008435 Sick or Injured Animal 09:38:13 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008436 Citizen Assist 09:59:51 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Deputy responded to a citizen assist call. An investigation for a potential harassment case is underway.

21-008437 Traffic Stop 10:32:59 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver was found to have a suspended license as well. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding, and operating a motor vehicle without valid proof of insurance. The case was referred to the court for the criminal driving charge.

21-008445 Controlled Substance Problem 10:45:45 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy initiated a traffic stop on a speeding driver. The vehicle was seized pending a search warrant based on a canine sniff. Deputies found drugs and paraphernalia in the vehicle. Due to recent law changes, the suspect was referred to Compass Health in lieu of criminal charges.

21-008438 Traffic Hazard 10:48:34 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008439 Accident-HitRun 11:06:50 (San Juan Island) NR

A San Juan deputy took a report of a cold Hit and Run collision. The incident was documented and no suspect information exists at this time.

21-008440 Found Property 11:14:42 (San Juan Island) ACT

21-008441 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 11:31:27 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008442 Animal Bite 11:43:35 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008443 Threats 12:10:50 INA

21-008444 Trouble Unknown 12:17:47 (Lopez Island) INA

21-008446 Fraud 13:10:36 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy wrote an incident report regarding an alleged fraud which took place approximately one month ago on Timber Ln.

21-008447 Traffic Hazard 13:14:25 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008448 Citizen Assist 14:14:29 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008449 Assault - Body Force 14:58:13 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan Deputy took a report of an assault. No injuries took place and the investigation is ongoing.

21-008450 Vicious Animal 15:20:24 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008451 Welfare Check 15:36:42 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008452 Vicious Animal 15:38:04 (Lopez Island) NR

21-008456 Traffic Hazard 16:48:00 (Lopez Island) NR

21-008453 Injury 16:48:28 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008454 Unwanted Person 16:53:34 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008455 Welfare Check 16:58:16 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008457 Traffic Violation 18:08:03 (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding, 53 miles per hour in a 35 miles per hour zone.

21-008458 Traffic Violation 18:40:13 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008459 Traffic Hazard 19:51:10 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008460 Trouble Unknown 22:33:17 UNF

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2021

21-008461 Area Check 02:25:38 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was sent to investigate a peculiar noise in a neighborhood. Neither the noise nor its source could be located or identified. Nearby residents suspected it may have been related to the heavy rain.

21-008462 Alarm 07:16:00 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008463 Traffic Hazard 08:35:33 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008464 Traffic Hazard 09:27:44 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy assisted a motorist whose vehicle quit running in the traffic lane of Fisherman Bay Rd. When the driver was unable to restart the car, it was pushed off the roadway to a safe spot on the shoulder. The owner will arrange for tow or repair.

21-008465 Citizen Assist 09:34:12 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008466 Traffic Stop 09:55:36 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-008468 Trespassing 10:05:17 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy served a subject with a No Trespass Warning Letter for Country Corner located at 837 Crescent Beach Rd.

21-008467 Citizen Assist 10:05:21 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008469 Traffic Hazard 10:58:43 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008470 Sick or Injured Animal 11:59:09 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008471 Traffic Stop 12:01:39 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-008472 Animal at Large 12:05:03 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy was called to pick up a stray dog that wandered into a village business unaccompanied by its human. As the deputy was getting ready to leave with the dog, its owner arrived looking for it frantically. They were happily reunited and sent on their way.

21-008473 Harassment 12:54:44 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008474 Found Property 14:33:15 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island resident turned in an Alaska driver license found on a south end beach. The license was logged as found property, pending claim by its owner.

21-008476 Court Order Violation 14:49:33 (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy took a report of a violation of an order of protection.

21-008475 Traffic Stop 14:49:56 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-008477 Traffic Stop 15:03:20 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008478 Animal at Large 15:03:57 (Orcas Island) INA

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a dog-at-large complaint. The owner was located and issued a warning.

21-008479 Found Property 16:31:00 (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a found property complaint.

21-008480 DUI 16:33:05 (Orcas Island) UNF

21-008481 Traffic Stop 16:36:06 (Orcas Island) UNF

21-008482 Trouble Unknown 17:06:55 (Orcas Island) UNF

21-008483 Found Property 17:23:58 (San Juan Island) ACT

A community member found a cellular phone on the roadway and turned it in to the Sheriff's Office. A report was completed and the property was placed in evidence.

21-008484 Alarm 17:28:35 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Deputy responded to a septic alarm sounding at a Lopez residence. The homeowner was contacted and alerted to the alarm.

21-008485 Traffic Stop 17:35:25 (Lopez Island) CLO

21-008486 Mental Health 17:51:55 (San Juan Island) CLO

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of a mental subject. There was an order in place for a mental health hold. The subject refused to go to the hospital. Due to the changes in law, Deputies were unable to physically restrain the subject and get them the help they need.

21-008487 Traffic Violation 17:53:39 (Lopez Island) NR

21-008488 Domestic Dispute or Assault 18:16:53 (Orcas Island) CAA

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a domestic dispute. One of the involved was arrested for Harassment - Domestic Violence.

21-008490 Animal at Large 19:25:19 (Lopez Island) NR

21-008489 Area Check 19:27:24 (Lopez Island) UNF

21-008491 Traffic Violation 19:50:27 (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan Deputies were dispatched to American Camp concerning unauthorized off-road vehicle use. The drivers were contacted and a report was completed.

21-008492 Trespassing 20:52:01 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008493 Animal at Large 20:56:50 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008494 Trouble Unknown 21:36:43 UNF

21-008495 Noise Complaint /not dogs 21:47:23 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008496 Alarm 23:48:03 (Orcas Island) NR

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2021

21-008497 Citizen Assist 01:43:50 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008498 Alarm 02:41:59 UNF

21-008499 Noise Complaint /not dogs 08:26:43 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008500 Harassment 10:01:01 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008501 Area Check 10:18:07 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008502 Parking Problem 10:38:40 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008503 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 10:45:21 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008504 Welfare Check 10:54:59 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008505 Boating Problem 11:15:47 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008506 Alarm 11:33:22 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008507 Welfare Check 11:38:35 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008508 Mental Health 11:49:16 (San Juan Island) CAA

A deputy was dispatched to a mental Health issue in the Friday Harbor area. The deputies arrived and contacted the involved people. The deputies were preparing to leave when they were assaulted. One person arrested and taken into custody.

21-008509 Traffic Violation 12:31:15 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008510 Animal Bite 14:30:54 (San Juan Island) CLO

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of an animal bite. A child was bitten by a stray dog after trying to grab it. The dog was transported to APS. The child was taken to the hospital by family.

21-008511 Animal at Large 14:38:15 UNF

21-008512 Weapons Noise 14:47:21 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008513 Weapons Noise 14:58:36 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008514 Traffic Violation 16:10:40 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008515 Traffic Hazard 17:50:26 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008516 Traffic Violation 18:02:31 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008517 Traffic Violation 18:17:44 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008518 Trouble Unknown 19:31:45 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008519 Domestic Dispute or Assault 19:54:24 (Orcas Island) NR

Orcas Island Deputies were dispatched to a reported domestic disturbance. It was determined that the reporting party was extremely intoxicated. No crime was committed. She became aggressive with the officer so they left the area. A report was taken.

21-008520 Mental Health 19:54:55 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008521 Citizen Assist 20:47:05 (Orcas Island) UNF

21-008522 Citizen Assist 21:12:41 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008523 Domestic Dispute or Assault 21:32:11 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008524 Juvenile Problem 22:01:23 (Orcas Island) NR

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2021

21-008525 Trouble Unknown 08:41:11 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008526 Traffic Violation 08:53:26 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008527 Traffic Violation 09:57:19 (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed, defective left brake light.

21-008529 Citizen Assist 10:22:39 (Orcas Island) INA

21-008528 Citizen Assist 10:24:51 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008530 Communications Problem 12:51:07 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008531 Trouble Unknown 13:05:08 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008532 Trespassing 13:10:29 (Orcas Island) CAA

A Deputy on Orcas Island located an individual on a property he had previously been trespassed from. The Deputy contacted the individual and informed him he would be charged with criminal trespass.

21-008533 Welfare Check 13:43:44 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008534 Controlled Substance Problem 13:58:49 (Lopez Island) NR

21-008535 Trouble Unknown 14:20:12 UNF

21-008536 Theft 14:26:18 (Orcas Island) ACT

21-008537 Alarm 15:05:30 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008538 Accident-Injury, Traffic 16:24:00 (Orcas Island) INA On 09/20/2021, a Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a minor traffic collision.

21-008539 Citizen Assist 16:34:56 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008540 Theft 17:19:52 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island Deputy responded to a theft and criminal trespass complaint. The reporting person stated she saw an unidentified male take an item from her property without permission. The male was located and the item was retrieved. The matter is being investigated for criminal charges.

21-008541 Citizen Assist 18:41:33 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008542 Animal at Large 18:52:20 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008543 Trouble Unknown 20:04:57 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008544 Area Check 20:06:24 (San Juan Island) CLO

A San Juan Deputy took a report of a suspicious vehicle in a neighborhood. The caller noted it was the second day the vehicle was there and occupied. The vehicle was contacted, but no crime was found. A suspicious report was filed.

21-008545 Explosives Problem 23:34:18 (Orcas Island) NR

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2021

21-008546 Trouble Unknown 01:40:47 UNF

21-008547 Animal at Large 08:56:57 (Lopez Island) NR

21-008548 Trouble Unknown 09:48:39 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008549 Fraud 11:54:12 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008550 DUI 12:01:49 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008551 Traffic Violation 12:39:32 (Orcas Island) UNF

21-008552 Traffic Hazard 14:34:07 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008553 Traffic Violation 15:13:34 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008554 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:59:18 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008555 Parking Problem 16:11:24 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008556 Parking Problem 16:22:01 (Orcas Island) NR

21-008557 Domestic Dispute or Assault 17:42:03 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008558 Domestic Dispute or Assault 18:05:01 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008559 Theft 18:29:02 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Deputy responded to a theft call. A plastic recovery cone meant to be worn by a dog was stolen. The investigation is ongoing.

21-008560 Welfare Check 19:11:36 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008561 Traffic Violation 19:28:51 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008562 Trespassing 19:50:59 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan Deputy responded to a complaint of trespassing at a business in Friday Harbor. The suspect was named in a no-trespass order for the business. An investigation was completed and the case was forwarded to the Prosecutor's Office.

21-008563 Traffic Hazard 20:01:57 CLO

21-008564 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 20:07:29 (Orcas Island) UNF

21-008565 Burglary - Residential 23:09:29 (San Juan Island) INA A San Juan Deputy responded to an intruder in a condominium. The complainant said an unknown man entered their home, accessed their fridge and ate their soup before being scared off by the tenant. The suspect was not located, and a report was filed.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2021

21-008566 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 01:09:01 (San Juan Island) NR

21-008567 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 02:17:13 (San Juan Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 201

Last modified onFriday, 24 September 2021 02:00

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