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San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log Jan. 5-11: A borrowed bong, stolen mail, threats, trespassing....

San Juan County Deputies responded to 164 calls from January 5-11, 2022 including: Lopez deputies responded to a report concerning an underaged sibling using their older sibling's bong. A search by deputies, Lopez Fire and EMS was successful in finding a missing Lopez citizen. He  who was found stranded on a beach in very cold weather. An Orcas Island Deputy investigated a Harassment call. The suspect was located and taken into custody without incident after a short chase. Multiple charges are being sought against the suspect through the Prosecuting Attorney's Office. A deputy was contacted in reference to a Theft in the San Juan Island area. The person was reporting an item had been taken from their mailbox.

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, January 5, 2021

22-000095 Abandoned Vehicle 09:05:37 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000096 Citizen Assist 10:23:13 NR

22-000097 VIN Inspection 11:21:12 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000098 Trespassing 11:57:09 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy responded to a request to trespass an individual from a local business. A trespass notice letter was completed and signed by the employee. The involved party had already left and will be issued the letter at a later time.

22-000099 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 12:10:04 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island resident discovered a quantity of miscellaneous mail from around the neighborhood discarded behind a hedge. The post office was notified, the mail was collected and a report taken.

22-000100 Citizen Dispute 12:12:35 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000101 Accident-NonInj 14:22:10 (San Juan Island) CLO

A San Juan deputy responded to a single-car, non-injury, reportable collision on Cattle Point Rd. The deputy assisted tow in removing the vehicle before completing a collision report.

22-000102 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 14:34:22 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000103 Agency Assistance 14:49:33 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000104 Citizen Assist 15:00:31 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000105 Court Order Violation 16:25:41 (Lopez Island) INA

A Deputy met with a Lopez Island resident after he requested the Deputy confirm that he had not consumed alcohol. The investigation revealed evidence of alcohol being in his system, which was a court order violation and the matter was forwarded to the prosecutor's office.

22-000106 Parking Problem 17:22:24 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000107 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 17:54:05 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000108 Area Check 20:32:02 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-000109 Citizen Assist 20:43:49 UNF

22-000110 Citizen Assist 21:11:44 (Orcas Island) CLO

THURSDAY, January 6, 2021

22-000111 Harassment 03:04:02 (Orcas Island) CAA

An Orcas Island Deputy investigated a Harassment call. The suspect was located and taken into custody without incident after a short chase. Multiple charges are being sought against the suspect through the Prosecuting Attorney's Office.

22-000112 Burglary,NonRes 07:31:10 (Orcas Island) INA

A deputy on Orcas responded to a burglary of a business in Eastsound. After the investigation there is a possible suspect. The case is still ongoing. A report was taken.

22-000113 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 07:51:33 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000114 Animal at Large 08:02:05 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez resident was issued a dog at large infraction. This is the third infraction issued to this dog owner within the past month.

22-000115 Burglary,NonRes 08:10:31 (Orcas Island) ACT

22-000116 Traffic Hazard 08:44:47 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000117 Welfare Check 09:20:37 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000118 Agency Assistance 09:35:07 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000119 Agency Assistance 09:46:21 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000120 Welfare Check 09:48:43 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000121 Prowler 10:05:18 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez resident reported suspicious activity in the forest near their home. A deputy checked the area on foot.

22-000122 Agency Assistance 10:25:18 (San Juan Island) UNF

22-000123 Traffic Hazard 11:38:58 (Lopez Island) INA

22-000124 Animal at Large 12:35:03 (Lopez Island) INA

22-000125 Abandoned Vehicle 13:08:58 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-000126 Traffic Hazard 13:15:07 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000127 Trespassing 13:16:46 (Orcas Island) CLO

A deputy on Orcas responded to a trespassing call near Eastound. The subject was identified, given a trespass warning letter to not come back on the property again, or they will be arrested for trespassing.

22-000128 Welfare Check 13:43:54 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-000129 Accident-NonInj 14:03:09 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000130 Threats 14:14:27 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy was contacted about potential threats sent via text message.

22-000131 Citizen Assist 15:08:37 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-000132 DUI 15:30:05 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000133 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:30:45 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy authored an incident report regarding suspicious phone calls to a business.

22-000134 Found Property 17:56:41 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000135 Accident-Injury, Traffic 18:31:48 (Lopez Island) INA

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a report of a vehicle vs pedestrian accident. Upon arrival, deputies conducted an investigation, and it didn't appear as though the person had been struck by a vehicle, but was injured. The patient was transported to a hospital for care.

22-000136 Burglary,NonRes 21:18:58 (Lopez Island) CLO

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a possible burglary at a local church. An investigation was conducted and after talking with the reporting party, it was discovered that there was no burglary.

22-000137 Prowler 21:23:24 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000138 Accident-NonInj 22:17:44 (Lopez Island) NR

FRIDAY, January 7, 2021

22-000139 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 00:20:13 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000140 Area Check 00:55:28 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000141 Prowler 08:17:17 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy was called out to investigate reported incident of a prowler. No evidence or person was located at the scene.

22-000142 Trespassing 09:22:44 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy was dispatched to check the welfare of a pedestrian. The person was not located.

22-000143 Citizen Assist 10:02:23 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000144 Theft 10:35:21 (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was contacted in reference to a Theft in the San Juan Island area. The person was reporting an item had been taken from their mailbox. Incident was also reported to the Post Office. No suspects at this time but report taken.

22-000145 Traffic Hazard 10:52:43 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000146 Agency Assistance 11:51:53 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000147 Citizen Assist 12:01:52 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000148 Welfare Check 12:56:14 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy assisted Behavioral Health Services transport a person to Friday Harbor to seek medical assistance. An incident report was authored.

22-000149 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 13:14:35 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000150 Citizen Assist 13:40:30 (San Juan Island) NR

A San Juan deputy responded to a walk-in report of a citizen assist. A report was made.

22-000151 Trouble Unknown 14:04:56 NR

22-000152 Traffic Hazard 14:22:35 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000153 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:43:16 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000154 Animal at Large 15:44:45 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000155 Welfare Check 16:36:20 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez citizen went missing. Deputies launched a search with Lopez Fire and EMS, and the citizen was located. The citizen was having health issues and was stranded on a beach in very cold weather. EMS provided medical support and a Deputy transported the citizen to a friend's house to warm up.

22-000156 Harassment 17:25:51 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-000157 Overdose 17:26:45 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000158 Traffic Hazard 17:53:13 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000159 Traffic Stop 18:01:07 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000160 Traffic Violation 18:19:46 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000161 Traffic Violation 19:35:28 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000162 Welfare Check 20:19:13 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000163 DUI 20:30:54 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000164 Area Check 23:40:24 (San Juan Island) NR

SATURDAY, January 8, 2021

22-000165 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 00:23:15 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000166 Trouble Unknown 00:27:59 (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of a 9-1-1 hang up call. A subject was located and arrested for DUI.

22-000167 Trespassing 00:51:53 (San Juan Island) ACT

A San Juan deputy was advised of a violation of a court order. The incident was investigated and the case was forwarded to the prosecutor.

22-000168 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 03:07:26 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000169 Trouble Unknown 05:24:36 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000170 Animal at Large 09:14:56 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000171 Citizen Assist 10:13:22 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000172 Trouble Unknown 10:39:40 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000173 Animal at Large 10:55:24 INA

22-000174 Citizen Assist 11:18:17 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000175 Area Check 12:55:46 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000176 Unwanted Person 13:27:52 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-000177 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 13:56:06 (Orcas Island) CAA

22-000178 Accident-NonInj 14:39:57 (San Juan Island) INA

22-000179 Weapons Noise 14:46:05 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000180 Citizen Assist 16:33:48 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000181 Animal at Large 17:02:44 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000182 Citizen Assist 17:06:02 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000183 Unwanted Person 17:55:33 (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan deputies responded to a report of an unwanted person at a residence. The incident was documented.

22-000184 Citizen Assist 18:49:37 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000185 Accident-NonInj 20:52:04 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000186 Traffic Violation 21:44:06 (Lopez Island) INA

22-000187 Traffic Violation 22:36:17 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island stopped a vehicle for traveling 55 MPH in a posted 35 MPH speed zone. The driver was issued an infraction for speeding and a warning for failure to update their address on their drivers license and vehicle registration.

SUNDAY, January 9, 2021

22-000188 Traffic Violation 00:06:13 (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan Island stopped a vehicle for speeding and lane travel. The driver was issued an infraction for speed 54MPH in a 35MPH zone.

22-000189 Sick or Injured Animal 00:19:39 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000190 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 02:00:08 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000191 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 03:06:09 (San Juan Island) UNF

22-000192 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 08:43:17 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000193 Found Property 09:47:23 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-000194 Traffic Hazard 09:48:14 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-000195 Accident-NonInj 12:01:49 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000196 Mental Health 12:43:07 NR

22-000197 Trouble Unknown 12:43:22 (San Juan Island) CLO

22-000198 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 13:28:02 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000199 Breathing BLS 13:50:15 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000200 Welfare Check 13:57:56 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-000201 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 14:22:19 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-000202 Animal at Large 14:47:42 UNF

22-000203 Fraud 16:13:48 (Orcas Island) CLO

A Deputy on Orcas Island took a fraud regarding some unauthorized bank charges.

22-000204 Alarm 16:47:17 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000205 Traffic Violation 17:40:57 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000206 Traffic Violation 18:03:31 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island stopped a vehicle for traveling 48 MPH in a posted 35 MPH speed zone. The driver was issued an infraction for expired registration (greater than 2 months) and a verbal warning for speed.

22-000207 Weapons Noise 23:11:02 (Lopez Island) INA

MONDAY, January 10, 2021

22-000208 Noise Complaint /not dogs 01:30:34 INA

22-000209 Welfare Check 05:22:00 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000210 Parking Problem 07:37:53 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000211 Trouble Unknown 08:39:53 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000212 Sick or Injured Animal 08:43:29 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000213 Death Investigation 09:27:34 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-000214 Traffic Violation 10:33:19 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000215 Trouble Unknown 11:00:48 UNF

22-000216 Traffic Stop 11:17:43 (Lopez Island) CLO

22-000217 Traffic Violation 11:32:36 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000218 Welfare Check 11:48:19 (Lopez Island) INA

22-000219 Welfare Check 11:52:39 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000220 Traffic Stop 12:27:25 (Lopez Island) CLO

22-000221 Traffic Hazard 12:58:20 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000222 Traffic Violation 13:24:25 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000223 Lost Property 13:33:59 (Orcas Island) INA

A deputy on Orcas responded to a Lost Property call near the ferry landing. A report was taken.

22-000224 Citizen Assist 13:38:31 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000225 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 14:01:43 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000226 Abandoned Vehicle 14:29:22 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000227 Citizen Assist 15:07:34 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000228 Animal Bite 16:29:41 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000229 Citizen Assist 16:31:32 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000230 Trouble Unknown 17:05:02 (Lopez Island) INA

22-000231 Traffic Violation 17:54:27 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000232 Alarm 19:07:38 (Lopez Island) FAL

22-000233 Trespassing 19:08:41 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000234 Mental Health 21:56:57 (San Juan Island) NR

TUESDAY, January 11, 2021

22-000235 Trouble Unknown 08:23:04 UNF

22-000236 Animal at Large 08:30:35 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000237 Parking Problem 08:42:34 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000238 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 08:56:02 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000239 Agency Assistance 08:59:14 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island deputy was called by another agency for information about a case.

22-000240 Traffic Hazard 09:10:13 NR

22-000241 Medical Emergency 09:44:47 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000243 Citizen Assist 11:13:54 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000242 Wanted Person 11:14:24 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000244 Citizen Assist 11:20:47 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000245 Theft 11:40:48 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000246 Wanted Person 11:48:45 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000247 Traffic Violation 12:13:47 (Lopez Island) NR

Warning for Improper Left Turn and NVOL w/ID. Given time to get WA DL.

22-000248 Traffic Violation 12:15:28 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000249 Traffic Violation 13:28:46 (Lopez Island) NR

warning for speed

22-000250 Trouble Unknown 13:52:52 INA

22-000251 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 14:47:24 (Orcas Island) NR

22-000252 Controlled Substance Problem 15:56:53 (Lopez Island) INA

Lopez Deputies responded to a report concerning an underaged sibling using their older sibling's bong. The Deputies investigated and completed a report. The case will be referred to Juvenile Services.

22-000253 Welfare Check 16:27:44 (Lopez Island) NR

22-000254 Vicious Animal 17:16:29 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000255 Domestic Dispute or Assault 18:04:00 (San Juan Island) NR

22-000256 Juvenile Problem 18:11:11 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-000257 DUI 19:10:06 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Deputy responded to a possible DUI call. The Deputy was unable to locate the suspected vehicle.

22-000258 Threats 21:56:48 (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Deputy responded to a threats call. A Lopez citizen sent another Lopez citizen threatening text messages. The investigation is ongoing.

Total Incidents for This Report: 164

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