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San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log April 13-19, 2022: Ticketed vessels, drowsy diner, fraud, free library vandal, disappearing deliveries

San Juan County Deputies responded to 167 calls from April 13-19, 2022 including: A Lopez Island Deputy responded to a welfare check call when an individual did not return home for dinner with their spouse. The Deputy located the individual, who was napping in their car after a long afternoon of gardening in the sun. A man was arrested by Orcas Island deputies for illegally camping on private property on Shaw Island. He was also in possession of stolen property which was seized. A San Juan Island deputy responded to a report of vandalism. Someone erected a free library in their yard and an unidentified neighbor vandalized the stand and left two notes directing the owner to remove the stand. An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a found cash box on the 500 block of Marilee Ln. The cash box located was determined to be the same one stolen during a burglary of Rosario Resort & Spa. The investigation is on-going.

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, APRIL 13, 2022

22-002232 Agency Assistance 07:54:12 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-002234 Agency Assistance 08:15:35 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002235 Agency Assistance 08:52:10 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002236 Parking Problem 09:18:40 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002237 Fraud 09:23:55 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island took a report of a housing rental scam. The victim provided personal information but did not have a monetary loss. There is not workable suspect information currently. A report was completed.

22-002239 Boating Problem 09:39:00 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002238 Theft 09:39:28 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy authored a report of a package theft in the 170 block of Cormorant Bay Rd.

22-002240 Trouble Unknown 09:44:02 UNF

22-002241 Communications Problem 09:52:48 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002242 Animal at Large 10:30:17 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002243 Aircraft Problem 11:33:20 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to an airplane crash on the 200 block of Lovers Lane. A report was authored.

22-002244 Parking Problem 11:57:15 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002245 Accident-NonInj 11:59:04 (Lopez Island) ACT

22-002246 Agency Assistance 12:15:23 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002247 Citizen Assist 12:45:17 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002248 Trouble Unknown 12:56:42 UNF

22-002249 Controlled Substance Problem 13:47:00 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002250 Alarm 14:35:03 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002251 Theft 15:02:11 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002252 Vehicle Prowl 15:19:46 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy took a report of a possible vehicle prowl. The reporting party later located the missing item.

22-002253 Citizen Assist 15:36:59 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002254 Citizen Assist 16:29:55 UNF

22-002255 Vehicle Theft 16:35:25 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002256 Accident-NonInj 16:39:20 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of a two car collision. There were no injuries but two vehicles were damaged. One driver was issued an infraction for improper lane usage.

22-002257 Fraud 16:59:45 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002258 Welfare Check 17:18:55 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002259 Fraud 18:26:49 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002260 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 19:20:17 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002261 Weapons Offense 19:41:11 (Orcas Island) ACT

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a weapons offense call. A report was taken.

THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2022

22-002262 Trespassing 00:15:40 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002263 Trespassing 05:42:50 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Deputy responded to a call involving an individual wandering onto a campsite seeking a shower. The campsite did not have a vacant shower, and the lost individual was directed to try the public showers in the village or the Islander.

22-002264 Noise Complaint /not dogs 07:11:18 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002265 Disorderly Conduct 09:15:14 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy investigated a report of Harassment, Indecent Exposure, interfering with a Service Animal and Obstructing a Law Enforcement Officer which occurred in the Eastsound area. The suspect was located and arrested without incident.

22-002266 Citizen Assist 09:50:07 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002267 Fraud 10:02:40 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002268 Court Order Violation 10:46:44 (Orcas Island) CLO

A deputy on Orcas took a report of an Order violation that happened a week prior to the reporting. A report was written.

22-002269 Traffic Violation 11:05:41 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002270 Trespassing 12:25:34 (Orcas Island) CAA

A man was arrested by Orcas deputies for illegally camping on private property on Shaw Island. He was also in possession of stolen property which was seized.

22-002271 Parking Problem 12:44:36 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-002272 Unwanted Person 12:57:51 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002273 Traffic Violation 15:42:21 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002274 Citizen Assist 16:06:04 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002275 Trespassing 16:19:13 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002276 Fraud 16:23:10 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002277 Burglary,NonRes 16:32:23 (Orcas Island) ACT

A deputy on Orcas responded to a burglary in Eastsound. A report was taken and the investigation is ongoing.

22-002278 Domestic Dispute or Assault 17:13:51 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a domestic dispute. No crime had occurred. The other party in the dispute left the residence on their own, which resolved the issue.

22-002279 Fraud 17:58:00 (Orcas Island) NR

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a fraud complaint. The complainant stated he had received over 20 phone calls from someone posing as a cell phone service provider. He recognized the calls as fraudulent and hung up immediately. The complainant did not suffer any loss.

22-002280 Traffic Hazard 19:38:47 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002281 Medical BLS 22:13:59 (San Juan Island) CLO

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of a juvenile who was unconscious due to alcohol consumption. The juvenile was transported to the hospital for treatment and their guardian was notified.

22-002282 Area Check 22:22:19 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002283 Citizen Assist 23:21:44 (Orcas Island) NR

FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2022

22-002284 Accident-NonInj 04:13:34 (Orcas Island) CLO

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a non-injury accident in the 100 block of Orcas Road. The vehicle was safely off the roadway. The driver arranged to have the vehicle towed. The Deputy provided the driver a courtesy ride home.

22-002285 Fraud 08:57:25 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002286 Citizen Assist 08:59:46 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002287 Litter/Pollution/Public Health 09:38:26 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-002288 Noise Complaint /not dogs 10:58:20 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002289 Animal Bite 10:59:35 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-002290 Theft 12:24:16 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a delayed report of a theft that occurred on 4/11/22. The complainant reported that Fedex delivered a package to their front porch when they were gone & when they returned home the package was not there. There is no video surveillance and no suspects or workable leads at this time.

22-002291 Citizen Assist 12:40:07 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002292 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 12:52:57 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002293 Court Order Violation 13:46:35 (Orcas Island) UNF

22-002294 Mental Health 13:49:37 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002295 Missing Person 14:06:24 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-002296 Wanted Person 14:25:21 (Orcas Island) CAA

22-002297 Found Property 14:47:08 (San Juan Island) ACT

A visitor turned in a found credit card. The owner was located and the card was returned.

22-002298 Fall BLS 16:28:41 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002299 Litter/Pollution/Public Health 16:57:58 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002300 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 17:18:18 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002301 Traffic Violation 17:49:28 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002302 Trespassing 19:36:34 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002303 Alarm 19:58:27 UNF

22-002304 Weapons Noise 21:12:19 (Lopez Island) CLO

A Lopez deputy was called out for a weapons noise complaint. Upon arrival the Deputy heard no further weapon noises and was unable to locate the source of the noise.

22-002305 Accident-NonInj 21:33:30 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002306 Welfare Check 21:43:19 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002307 Citizen Dispute 22:42:37 (Orcas Island) CLO

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a citizen dispute. No crime had been committed. The involved parties were separated for the night.

SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 2022

22-002308 Accident-NonInj 06:59:30 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002309 Trouble Unknown 08:50:28 (San Juan Island) UNF

22-002310 Disorderly Conduct 09:43:49 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002311 Accident-NonInj 10:00:41 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-002312 Found Property 10:27:48 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas citizen turned in a small wallet she had found on a pathway in Eastsound. The deputy was unable to locate the owner who lives on the mainland. The item was booked into the property room at the Orcas Substation.

22-002313 Citizen Assist 13:22:41 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002314 Trouble Unknown 13:47:48 (Orcas Island) UNF

22-002315 Trouble Unknown 13:52:11 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez resident reported a vehicle in a ditch from an overnight incident.

22-002316 Trouble Unknown 13:59:43 UNF

22-002317 Citizen Assist 14:26:13 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002318 Sick or Injured Animal 14:44:24 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002319 Found Property 15:15:33 ACT

22-002320 Vehicle on Fire 15:49:33 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002321 Found Property 16:26:36 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002322 Traffic Violation 17:00:14 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002323 Malicious Mischief 17:23:37 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of vandalism. Someone erected a free library in their yard and an unidentified neighbor vandalized the stand and left two notes directing the owner to remove the stand.

22-002324 Citizen Assist 17:56:28 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002325 Traffic Violation 18:16:28 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002326 Traffic Violation 18:43:58 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002327 Traffic Violation 19:23:51 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002328 Trouble Unknown 20:25:32 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002329 Area Check 21:58:51 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002330 Traffic Violation 22:08:12 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002332 Noise Complaint /not dogs 22:16:39 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002331 Traffic Violation 22:17:32 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002333 Sick or Injured Animal 22:18:20 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002334 Trouble Unknown 23:02:20 (San Juan Island) NR

SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2022

22-002335 Alarm 05:07:37 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002336 Mental Health 08:52:53 NR

22-002337 Area Check 08:58:14 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-002338 Burglary,NonRes 09:26:00 (Orcas Island) ACT

22-002339 Citizen Assist 09:35:49 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002340 Boating Problem 10:21:45 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002341 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 10:30:08 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a found cash box on the 500 block of Marilee Ln. The cash box located was determined to be the same one stolen during a burglary of Rosario Resort & Spa. The investigation is on-going.

22-002342 Trouble Unknown 11:12:36 NR

22-002343 Trouble Unknown 11:16:28 NR

22-002344 Traffic Violation 11:34:17 (Lopez Island) ACT

22-002345 Mental Health 11:38:01 INA

22-002346 Animal at Large 11:40:26 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002347 Trouble Unknown 11:42:41 NR

22-002348 Parking Problem 12:20:56 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002349 Boating Problem 13:58:30 (San Juan Island) CLO

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a mooring problem at the county dock in Roche Harbor. The deputy issued five parking violation infractions to the vessels for not having their parking permit sticker.

22-002350 Accident-HitRun 14:37:40 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a non-injury Motor vehicle accident call. A report was taken.

22-002351 Animal Bite 16:34:11 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched with Orcas Island Fire & Rescue to an animal bite call. A report was taken.

22-002352 Traffic Violation 17:42:08 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002353 Traffic Violation 17:49:06 (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding, 50 miles per hour in a 35 miles per hour zone.

22-002354 Traffic Violation 18:16:15 (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding, 43 miles per hour in a 25 miles per hour zone.

22-002356 Trespassing 18:26:44 (Orcas Island) ACT

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a report of a person illegally occupying a residence. The person was gone on arrival. Some abandoned property was documented and collected.

22-002355 Traffic Violation 18:28:19 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002357 Welfare Check 19:30:46 (Lopez Island) CLO

A Lopez Deputy responded to a welfare check call when an individual did not return home for dinner with their spouse. The Deputy located the individual, who was napping in their car after a long afternoon of gardening in the sun.

22-002358 Sick or Injured Animal 19:38:49 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002359 DUI 21:51:43 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002360 Area Check 22:30:23 (Lopez Island) NR

MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2022

22-002361 Abandoned Vehicle 09:52:00 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002362 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 10:12:12 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002363 Accident-HitRun 11:16:22 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-002364 Citizen Assist 11:22:15 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002365 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 12:55:34 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002366 Traffic Hazard 13:08:45 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002367 Citizen Assist 13:43:59 (San Juan Island) CLO

A Deputy on San Juan Island took a report of a lost Sony camera. The camera had been lost near Lime Kiln State Park. The Deputy entered the camera information as lost property

22-002368 Animal at Large 13:46:22 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002369 Accident-NonInj 13:50:33 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002370 Animal at Large 14:56:01 (Lopez Island) NR

An off leash chihuahua bolted across the road in front of a Lopez Deputy. The owner was located, and the dog was returned. The owner was given a warning for allowing their dog to run at large.

22-002371 Traffic Hazard 16:05:41 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002372 Boating Problem 16:12:01 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002373 Citizen Assist 16:24:48 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002374 DUI 17:03:25 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002375 Area Check 17:54:13 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002376 Welfare Check 20:22:21 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002377 Threats 22:11:12 (Orcas Island) NR

TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2022

22-002378 Citizen Assist 08:08:46 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002379 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 08:22:47 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002380 Traffic Violation 08:54:37 (San Juan Island) CIC

A Deputy on San Juan Island took a report of a vehicle failing to stop for a school bus while its lights were activated. After reviewing the evidence and speaking with the driver, the driver was issued an infraction for passing a stopped school bus.

22-002381 Agency Assistance 10:50:48 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002382 Traffic Violation 11:18:15 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle. The driver was given a warning for driving with wheels off roadway.

22-002383 Traffic Violation 11:18:17 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002384 Welfare Check 11:22:43 (San Juan Island) ACT

Deputies on San Juan Island conducted a welfare check on children at the request of their mother, after their other parent had not returned them home on the agreed date. Contact was made with the children, and they appeared to be okay. A report was completed.

22-002385 Parking Problem 11:28:15 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002386 Alarm 11:31:41 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002387 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 13:19:59 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002388 Trouble Unknown 14:14:36 NR

22-002389 Parking Problem 14:48:44 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002390 Citizen Dispute 15:56:34 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002391 Traffic Violation 16:12:18 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for traveling 54MPH in a posted 35MPH speed zone. The driver was issued an infraction for speed.

22-002392 VIN Inspection 16:37:07 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002393 Animal Bite 16:42:08 (Orcas Island) ACT

22-002394 Harassment 17:20:14 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of harassment in Friday Harbor. No crime was committed but the incident was documented.

22-002395 Area Check 18:02:27 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002396 Mental Health 18:06:20 NR

22-002397 Animal at Large 19:45:52 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002398 Harassment 20:48:15 (Lopez Island) ACT

22-002399 Noise Complaint /not dogs 22:06:35 (San Juan Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 167

Last modified onThursday, 21 April 2022 23:36

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