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San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log Nov. 24-30, 2021: Assault in a grocery store, vehicle prowls, thefts, sad missing person report

San Juan County Deputies responded to 172 calls from November 24-30, 2021 including an Orcas Island Deputy investigated a Vehicle Prowl. Unknown suspect(s) stole $5000 worth of property from a locked cargo box/container on the roof of a vehicle. A report was authored. A San Juan deputy took a report of theft in Friday Harbor. Video of the theft was obtained. An Orcas Island Deputy investigated an assault at Island Market. A report was taken and forwarded to the County Prosecutors Office for review. A deputy was contacted in reference to a Theft in the San Juan Island area. The person reported that a money drop box was being tampered with.

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, NOVEMBER 24, 2021

21-010155 Missing Person 06:13:15 (San Juan Island) INA

A report of a missing person was made to the Sheriff's Office in the Friday Harbor area. The subject was located deceased a short time later. Nothing suspicious was noted and the investigation was turned over to the Coroner.

21-010156 Welfare Check 07:41:45 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010157 Controlled Substance Problem 08:49:31 (Lopez Island) NR

21-010158 Animal at Large 10:02:15 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010159 Found Property 10:33:04 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010160 Found Property 10:38:44 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010161 Traffic Violation 11:12:32 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010162 Communications Problem 11:16:32 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-010163 Burglary - Residential 11:33:41 (Lopez Island) UNF

Lopez Island deputies were sent to a possible residential burglary in progress. A party was found at the residence, who was known to the homeowner. No crime had been committed.

21-010164 Traffic Violation 11:45:44 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-010165 Area Check 13:16:37 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-010167 Overdose 13:20:34 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010166 DUI 13:20:55 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010168 Traffic Stop 14:07:39 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-010169 Harassment 14:22:00 (San Juan Island) INA

A Friday Harbor deputy took a report of harassment. The comments did not rise to a criminal act and the caller was referred to other remedies. Report made.

21-010170 Citizen Assist 14:26:51 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island deputy received medication for disposal in the drug take back box.

21-010171 Traffic Hazard 15:01:27 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010172 Animal at Large 15:25:45 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010173 Fraud 15:46:50 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010174 Citizen Assist 16:35:53 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010175 Traffic Violation 17:48:47 (Lopez Island) NR

21-010176 Theft 19:15:24 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010177 Theft 21:32:42 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010178 Traffic Violation 22:03:55 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010179 Traffic Violation 22:27:27 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010180 Citizen Assist 22:28:55 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010181 Traffic Violation 22:45:27 (San Juan Island) NR

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2021

21-010182 Trouble Unknown 01:38:19 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010183 Traffic Hazard 07:40:46 NR

21-010184 Mental Health 08:49:06 NR

21-010185 Traffic Stop 10:30:50 (Lopez Island) INA

21-010186 Traffic Hazard 10:44:51 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010187 Citizen Assist 10:56:59 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010188 Citizen Assist 11:49:28 (Lopez Island) NR

21-010189 Animal at Large 12:27:19 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010190 Area Check 12:55:58 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-010191 Traffic Stop 13:03:45 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-010192 Citizen Assist 14:38:40 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010193 Mental Health 15:55:28 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010194 Citizen Assist 18:38:14 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010195 Traffic Violation 19:36:49 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010196 Accident-NonInj 20:51:01 (Lopez Island) CAA

A Lopez Deputy discovered a vehicle in a ditch. Upon investigation, the driver was arrested for driving under the influence.

21-010197 Noise Complaint /not dogs 21:24:28 (Lopez Island) NR

21-010198 Traffic Violation 22:33:45 (San Juan Island) NR

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2021

21-010199 Sick or Injured Animal 08:01:58 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010200 Burglary,NonRes 08:05:55 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy was dispatched to a report of burglary. The incident was investigated and a report was generated. No suspect was identified in this matter.

21-010201 Animal at Large 08:20:31 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010202 Area Check 08:25:56 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-010203 Citizen Assist 09:47:29 NR

21-010204 Vehicle Prowl 10:19:47 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy investigated a Vehicle Prowl. Unknown suspect(s) stole $5000 worth of property from a locked cargo box/container on the roof of a vehicle. A report was authored.

21-010205 Traffic Violation 10:24:39 (Lopez Island) INA

21-010206 Citizen Assist 10:50:37 NR

21-010207 Traffic Stop 11:28:43 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010208 Citizen Assist 12:02:54 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy performed a civil standby.

21-010209 Citizen Dispute 12:37:41 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010210 Citizen Assist 13:16:04 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010211 Area Check 15:54:15 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010212 Welfare Check 16:18:39 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010213 Citizen Dispute 16:39:31 (San Juan Island) INA

21-010214 Citizen Assist 16:47:12 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010215 Traffic Violation 17:05:38 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010216 Citizen Assist 17:27:18 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010217 Animal Noise 19:40:20 (San Juan Island) UNF

21-010218 Trouble Unknown 19:56:49 UNF

21-010219 Unwanted Person 20:35:20 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010220 Traffic Violation 21:17:59 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010221 Traffic Violation 21:27:15 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010222 Traffic Violation 21:34:58 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010223 Traffic Violation 21:53:24 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010224 Traffic Violation 22:26:49 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010225 Citizen Assist 22:55:45 (Orcas Island) UNF

21-010226 Traffic Violation 23:45:00 (San Juan Island) NR

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2021

21-010227 Citizen Assist 06:17:17 (Orcas Island) UNF

21-010228 Communications Problem 09:23:37 (Orcas Island) ACT

21-010229 Traffic Hazard 10:52:38 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010230 Theft 11:13:06 (San Juan Island) ACT

A San Juan deputy took a report of theft in Friday Harbor. Video of the theft was obtained; this investigation is ongoing.

21-010231 Traffic Violation 11:19:29 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010232 Traffic Stop 11:59:58 (Lopez Island) NR

Warned for speeding

21-010233 Area Check 12:24:44 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010234 Citizen Dispute 12:32:23 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010235 Accident-NonInj 12:44:41 ACT

21-010236 Boating Problem 13:04:21 NR

21-010237 Court Order Violation 13:30:23 (Lopez Island) UNF

A Lopez Island deputy was called about a possible Protection Order Violation. Upon investigation, it was determined that no violation had occurred.

21-010238 Animal at Large 13:57:02 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010239 Traffic Violation 14:10:29 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for expired registration. Infractions were issued for expired registration over 2 months and no insurance. Warnings were also given.

21-010240 Traffic Violation 14:33:36 (San Juan Island) CAA

A San Juan deputy observed a suspended driver operating a vehicle. After completing their current call, the deputy located the vehicle with the driver still inside. The driver was arrested for DWLS 3rd degree and driving without an ignition interlock device for the fifth time this year.

21-010241 Unwanted Person 15:06:24 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-010242 Traffic Hazard 15:53:57 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010243 Citizen Dispute 16:20:27 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010245 Civil Problem 16:28:34 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010244 Traffic Stop 16:29:53 (Lopez Island) CLO Warned for speeding

21-010246 Traffic Violation 19:50:34 (Lopez Island) NR

21-010247 Traffic Violation 20:03:31 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for having a defective taillight. The driver was issued infractions for defective taillight and no insurance.

21-010248 Area Check 20:44:43 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010249 Animal at Large 20:56:10 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010250 Trouble Unknown 21:53:15 (Orcas Island) UNF

21-010251 Traffic Violation 22:31:53 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010252 Traffic Violation 22:47:01 (Lopez Island) NR

21-010253 Traffic Violation 22:58:39 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010254 Traffic Violation 23:28:51 (San Juan Island) NR

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2021

21-010255 Alarm 03:36:30 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010256 Traffic Hazard 08:34:25 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010257 Malicious Mischief 08:41:46 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of vandalism. No suspect information was available; the incident was documented.

21-010258 Traffic Hazard 09:07:59 (Orcas Island) CLO

21-010259 Citizen Dispute 09:15:56 (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Island deputy responded to a citizen dispute at a residence. The offending party had departed before the deputy arrived. No crime occurred.

21-010260 Traffic Hazard 10:08:24 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010261 Traffic Hazard 10:24:28 UNF

21-010262 Traffic Hazard 11:06:16 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010263 Theft 11:57:12 (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was contacted in reference to a Theft. The person reported an item had been misplaced or taken. The person did have an interaction with someone who might be involved. No other information at this time. Report taken.

21-010264 Assault - Body Force 12:43:03 (Orcas Island) CAA

An Orcas Island Deputy investigated an assault at Island Market. A report was taken and forwarded to the County Prosecutors Office for review.

21-010265 Trouble Unknown 13:04:40 UNF

21-010266 Trouble Unknown 13:05:17 ACT

21-010267 Abandoned Vehicle 13:10:21 (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy was contacted in reference to an Abandoned Vehicle. The tow operator provided a completed packet on the vehicle. The registered owner was issued an infraction for Littering/Failure to redeem abandoned vehicle.

21-010268 Citizen Dispute 14:49:21 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010269 Civil Problem 15:17:14 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010270 Traffic Hazard 15:17:24 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010271 Alarm 17:21:34 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010272 Traffic Hazard 17:22:35 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010273 Area Check 17:27:56 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010274 Sick or Injured Animal 17:28:18 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010275 Traffic Violation 17:43:36 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010276 Traffic Hazard 18:09:42 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010277 Mental Health 18:58:30 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a call for a person in crisis. The person was located and was later arrested on an out of county warrant.

21-010278 Wanted Person 19:20:31 (San Juan Island) CAA

A deputy on San Juan Island arrested a subject with an out of county warrant and was booked into jail.

21-010279 Sick or Injured Animal 20:34:25 (San Juan Island) NR

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2021

21-010280 Alarm 07:57:17 (San Juan Island) UNF

21-010281 Domestic Dispute or Assault 09:02:32 (San Juan Island) CAA

Deputies responded to a report of a Domestic in Friday Harbor. Upon investigation one person was arrested and booked into jail for Criminal Trespass in the First Degree DV. Report made.

21-010282 Civil Problem 09:50:52 (Lopez Island) NR

21-010283 Theft 10:26:31 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010284 Boating Problem 11:08:07 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010285 Trespassing 11:13:26 (Orcas Island) NR

A deputy on Orcas responded to a trespassing near Eastsound. The local business had a Trespass Warning Letter filled out.

21-010286 Traffic Violation 12:23:00 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010287 Traffic Hazard 14:07:41 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010288 Found Property 14:24:48 (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was contacted at the Sheriff's Office in reference to Found Property. The person located a hand tool lying in the street and wanted to turn it into the Sheriff's Office. The item was entered into evidence. Report taken.

21-010289 Traffic Violation 14:50:34 (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed

21-010290 Traffic Violation 15:03:51 NR

21-010291 Traffic Hazard 15:23:51 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010292 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 16:28:03 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010293 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 17:43:33 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010294 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 22:27:49 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010295 Theft 23:02:45 (San Juan Island) UNF

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2021

21-010296 Traffic Violation 08:06:11 (Lopez Island) NR

Warned for No Trailer Lights (Commercial Vehicle)

21-010298 Theft 08:16:42 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010297 Citizen Assist 08:18:15 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010299 Traffic Violation 09:06:41 (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for speed, fail to notify dol of address change

21-010300 Abandoned Vehicle 09:22:10 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010301 Unwanted Person 09:43:15 (Orcas Island) ACT

21-010302 Welfare Check 11:37:20 (San Juan Island) UNF

21-010303 Abandoned Vehicle 12:16:12 (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy was contacted in reference to an Abandoned Vehicle. A tow operator turned in a failure to redeem packet. The registered owner was issued an infraction for Littering/ Failure to Redeem Abandoned Vehicle. Report taken.

21-010304 Abandoned Vehicle 12:16:20 (San Juan Island) CIC On 09/06/21 the reporting deputy was contacted in reference to an Abandoned Vehicle call. A tow operator turned in a failure to redeem packet to the Sheriff's Office. The registered owner was issued an infraction for Littering/ Failure to Redeem Abandoned Vehicle. Report taken.

21-010305 Fraud 12:39:00 (San Juan Island) CIC

A deputy was contacted in reference to a Fraud. The person was reporting a gift card scam. The person provided a written statement and a copy of the sent e-mails. Report taken.

21-010306 Traffic Violation 12:42:50 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010307 Malicious Mischief 13:21:00 (Orcas Island) ACT

21-010308 Parking Problem 13:46:14 (Orcas Island) CIC

A deputy on Orcas responded to a parking complaint at the ferry landing. There was a vehicle that had been parked in a handicap parking space for a duration without proper display. The deputy did not hear back from the registered owner so a citation was written.

21-010309 Theft 14:09:33 (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was contacted in reference to a Theft in the San Juan Island area. The person reported that a money drop box was being tampered with. the person requested additional patrol in the area. No workable leads at this time. Report taken.

21-010310 Threats 14:13:39 (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was contacted in reference to Threats. A local business was reporting an issue with a client where the client was unhappy because they could not get service. The client threatened to show up and cause a disturbance. The business just wanted a record at this time.

21-010311 Citizen Assist 14:56:15 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010312 Fraud 15:13:54 (San Juan Island) NR

A deputy was contacted in reference to a Fraud. The person advised they had some charges on a credit card that were not made by them. The person provided a statement and copies of the credit card transactions. Report taken.

21-010313 Court Order Violation 16:11:45 (San Juan Island) ACT

21-010314 Traffic Violation 16:33:10 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010315 Accident-NonInj 16:36:30 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010316 Citizen Assist 17:29:38 (Orcas Island) NR

21-010317 Traffic Violation 18:42:41 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that had a defective headlight and taillight. The driver was issued an infraction for expired vehicle registration and given a warning for the lights.

21-010318 Traffic Violation 21:22:32 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010319 Traffic Violation 21:30:40 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010320 Traffic Violation 21:41:38 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010321 Traffic Violation 21:54:54 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010322 Traffic Violation 22:06:30 (San Juan Island) CAA

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for traveling 38MPH in a posted 25MPH speed zone. The driver was arrested and processed for negligent driving 1st degree.

21-010323 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 01:09:06 12/01/21 (San Juan Island) NR

21-010324 Theft 01:58:29 12/01/21 (San Juan Island) ACT

21-010325 Mental Health 02:34:40 12/01/21 (San Juan Island) ACT

21-010326 Unwanted Person 04:47:45 12/01/21 (San Juan Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 172

Last modified onSunday, 05 December 2021 03:56

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