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Sheriff's Log San Juan Islands Sept. 7-13: Cyclist flown to mainland hospital, motorcyclist loses fingers,

San Juan County Deputies responded to 186 calls from September 7-13, 2022 including: A Lopez Deputy and Lopez Fire EMS responded to when a motorcyclist lost control and crashed on Fisherman Bay Road. The cyclist lost several fingers and was airlifted to a hospital. Lopez Island Deputy responded with Lopez Island Fire & EMS to a bicycle accident on Fisherman Bay Rd. The good Samaritans that discovered the accident remained on scene and assisted the first responders. The operator of the bicycle was flown to the mainland for medical treatment. Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a welfare check. An individual had used a lot more nicotine patches at once than suggested on the box. 

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 7, 2022

22-006515 Sick or Injured Animal 07:17:43 NR

22-006516 Agency Assistance 08:07:06 NR

22-006517 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 08:48:35 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006518 Civil Problem 09:17:59 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006519 Citizen Assist 09:19:32 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006520 Medical BLS 09:25:26 (Lopez Island) NR

22-006521 Trespassing 09:59:47 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006522 Court Order Violation 10:14:37 (San Juan Island) CAA

San Juan deputies responded to a report of a domestic violence order violation. One individual was arrested and booked into jail. ...

22-006523 Traffic Enforcement 11:16:44 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006524 Accident-HitRun 11:45:04 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputy responded to a walk in delayed report of a hit & run that may have occurred on Orcas Island. The reporting party observed the damage on 8/5/22 but didn't know when it actually occurred. There is also no suspect information, no witnesses, & no video of the incident. Report made. ...

22-006525 Citizen Assist 12:43:38 NR

22-006526 Citizen Assist 12:51:06 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006527 Trouble Unknown 13:58:02 NR

22-006529 Traffic Violation 16:20:52 (Lopez Island) NR

22-006530 Traffic Violation 17:23:39 (Orcas Island) CIC

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 miles per hour zone and expired registration more than 2 months. ...

22-006531 Welfare Check 17:25:30 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006532 Traffic Violation 18:42:03 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006533 Trespassing 19:06:19 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006534 Animal Noise 19:17:50 (Lopez Island) NR

22-006535 Trouble Unknown 19:31:41 UNF

22-006536 Weapons Noise 19:34:58 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006537 Trouble Unknown 20:38:00 UNF

22-006538 Trouble Unknown 20:49:05 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006539 Welfare Check 20:57:47 (San Juan Island) NR

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2022

22-006540 Accident-NonInj 06:36:59 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-006541 Parking Problem 07:36:22 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006542 Civil Problem 08:47:05 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006543 Citizen Assist 09:15:35 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006544 Agency Assistance 10:07:42 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputy on San Juan Island received an Adult Protective Services referral regarding financial exploitation. The funds were sent to a foreign country and the incident was documented. ...

22-006545 Court Order Violation 10:38:08 (San Juan Island) CAA

San Juan deputy responded to a report of a domestic violence order violation regarding a call made from an inmate inside the jail. The inmate was further booked for a violation of a no-contact order. ...

22-006546 Harassment 10:47:28 (Orcas Island) ACT

22-006547 Civil Problem 11:48:14 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006548 Traffic Enforcement 12:06:54 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006549 Found Property 12:42:36 (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy responded to a walk in report of a found property. The reporting party found a coin purse in the road. The owner was contacted and the property was returned to the owner. Photos & property form attached to files in report. ...

22-006550 Traffic Violation 13:06:08 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006551 Vagrancy 13:20:08 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006552 Alarm 13:35:27 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Deputy responded when a new Family Resource Center employee accidentally hit the panic alarm button.

22-006553 Trouble Unknown 14:18:34 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006554 Trouble Unknown 14:29:45 INA

22-006555 Vehicle Theft 15:39:29 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006556 Abandoned Vehicle 15:47:14 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006557 Citizen Assist 16:29:45 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006558 Trouble Unknown 16:37:39 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-006559 Trouble Unknown 16:54:03 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006560 Alarm 17:35:34 ACT

22-006561 Traffic Violation 17:39:44 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006562 Accident-Injury, Traffic 18:04:01 (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez Deputy and Lopez Fire EMS responded to when a motorcyclist lost control and crashed on Fisherman Bay Road. The cyclist lost several fingers and was airlifted to a hospital. ...

22-006563 Civil Problem 18:21:14 (Orcas Island) CAA

An Orcas Island Deputy contacted a subject who was found to be driving on a suspended license. A report was forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney's Office for review. ...

22-006564 Welfare Check 18:45:31 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006566 Welfare Check 19:41:40 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006565 Animal at Large 19:42:32 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006567 Unwanted Person 20:14:01 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006568 Area Check 21:00:57 (Orcas Island) NR

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2022

22-006569 Civil Problem 01:02:14 (Lopez Island) INA

22-006570 Area Check 05:49:15 (San Juan Island) UNF

22-006571 Boating Problem 08:21:15 (Shaw Island) NR

22-006572 Agency Assistance 08:30:31 (Lopez Island) INA

22-006573 Vagrancy 09:14:31 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006574 Boating Problem 09:38:23 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006575 Litter/Pollution/Public Health 10:35:03 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006576 Found Property 10:35:50 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006577 Found Property 10:46:52 (San Juan Island) CLO

Deputy responded to a walk in report of a found wallet on the trails between Dead Mans Cove and Lime Kiln Park. The identification in the wallet was out of North Carolina and an owner was unable to be location. The wallet was entered into the property room per policy. ...

22-006578 Citizen Dispute 10:56:02 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-006579 VIN Inspection 10:58:53 (Lopez Island) INA

22-006580 Found Property 11:30:20 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006581 Boating Problem 11:33:25 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006583 Traffic Violation 12:08:37 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006584 Animal at Large 12:20:18 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006585 Sick or Injured Animal 12:48:05 (Lopez Island) INA

22-006586 Traffic Violation 12:51:00 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006587 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 12:58:04 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006588 Traffic Violation 13:12:45 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006589 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 14:03:43 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006590 Traffic Violation 14:06:33 (San Juan Island) CIC

San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for traveling 64MPH in a posted 45MPH speed zone. The driver was issued an infraction for speed and multiple warnings were given. ...

22-006591 Harassment 14:41:52 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006592 Traffic Hazard 14:52:11 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006593 Citizen Assist 16:00:22 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy authored a courtesy report regarding a civil matter on the 2100 block of Deer Harbor Rd.

22-006594 Found Property 16:02:01 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputy on San Juan Island took a report of found property. The purse was entered into the evidence system as the owner was unable to be contacted.

22-006595 Citizen Assist 16:11:20 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006596 Citizen Assist 16:31:40 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006597 Civil Problem 16:48:13 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006598 Accident-HitRun 16:50:34 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of a hit and run. The reporting party contacted the suspect and agreed to go through insurance. The reporting party did not want to pursue the incident criminally. Lopez Deputy responded when a concerned Lopez citizen believed that an agricultural sprinkler system by Hummel Lake was making the road unsafe. Upon investigation, the road was wet, but not a traffic hazard.

22-006599 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 18:19:02 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006600 Citizen Assist 18:36:20 (Lopez Island) NR

22-006601 Trouble Unknown 19:21:10 (Orcas Island) UNF

22-006602 Traffic Hazard 20:30:04 (Lopez Island) NR

Lopez Deputy responded when a concerned Lopez citizen believed that an agricultural sprinkler system by Hummel Lake was making the road unsafe. Upon investigation, the road was wet, but not a traffic hazard.

22-006603 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 20:34:32 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006604 Court Order Violation 20:47:15 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-006605 Noise Complaint /not dogs 21:11:49 (Lopez Island) CIC

Lopez Deputy responded to a noise complaint. An intoxicated individual who was having a loud conversation outside late at night was issued a noise ordinance infraction.

22-006606 DUI 21:24:09 (San Juan Island) CAA

San Juan deputies received a report of a possible DUI in the area of Spring St and Argyle Ave. The vehicle was located, and the driver was found to be intoxicated. The driver was cooperative with no prior record, so they were released on their own recognizance. ...

22-006607 Welfare Check 21:42:48 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006608 Traffic Hazard 23:27:16 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006609 Trouble Unknown 23:54:44 UNF

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2022

22-006610 Animal Noise 00:25:34 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006611 Noise Complaint /not dogs 04:53:08 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez deputy received a noise complaint related to a broken refrigeration machine outside the grocery store. The store manager was notified. ...

22-006612 Mental Health 05:24:30 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006613 Animal Noise 09:08:56 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez deputy was called to check on two dogs who were barking and possibly in distress. The dogs were happy to visit with the deputy, and were simply bothered by nearby chainsaw activity. The owner returned home to calm the dogs.

22-006614 Litter/Pollution/Public Health 09:18:32 (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to a Littering in the San Juan Island area. The deputy located a large electronic equipment at the location. Public Works was contacted to pick the item up for disposal. Report taken.

22-006615 Found Property 09:53:00 (San Juan Island) CLO

A deputy was dispatched to a Found Property in the Friday Harbor area. The deputy contacted the person calling and picked up the item. The item was entered into evidence. Report taken.

22-006616 Death Investigation 09:58:25 (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan deputy responded to a report of a death investigation. The death appears to be natural and was turned over to the Coroner's Office for investigation.

22-006617 Harassment 10:38:14 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy documented a report of harassment related to a long-running dispute between neighbors.

22-006618 Traffic Hazard 11:05:17 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006619 Citizen Dispute 12:06:00 (San Juan Island) CAA

22-006620 Found Property 12:14:39 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006621 Citizen Assist 12:23:53 (Lopez Island) INA

22-006622 Boating Problem 12:36:03 (Orcas Island) INA

Orcas Island Deputy issued a mooring citation to a boat left at the Obstruction Pass public dock. ...

22-006623 Traffic Violation 13:02:49 (San Juan Island) CIC

San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for traveling 63MPH in a posted 45MPH speed zone. The driver was issued an infraction for speed and multiple warnings were given. ...

22-006624 Trouble Unknown 13:50:59 ACT

22-006625 Traffic Violation 13:59:12 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006626 Animal at Large 14:20:03 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006627 Trouble Unknown 15:14:51 INA

22-006628 Welfare Check 15:55:08 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006629 Traffic Violation 16:03:51 (Lopez Island) INA

22-006630 Traffic Hazard 16:53:21 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006631 Boating Problem 17:50:54 (Orcas Island) UNF

22-006632 Trouble Unknown 18:38:38 (Orcas Island) UNF

22-006633 Animal at Large 19:10:39 (Lopez Island) NR

A small dog jumped out of their owner's vehicle and bolted after a rabbit in the village. The dog was quickly recovered and no rabbits were harmed. ...

22-006634 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 19:31:37 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006635 Sick or Injured Animal 20:07:52 (Lopez Island) NR

22-006636 Citizen Assist 20:20:40 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006637 Trouble Unknown 20:34:47 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006638 Traffic Hazard 21:45:15 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006639 Sex Offense 21:55:35 (San Juan Island) ACT

Confidential.

22-006640 Citizen Assist 21:56:20 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006641 Trouble Unknown 22:24:17 (San Juan Island) NR

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2022

22-006642 Traffic Hazard 05:25:26 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006643 Citizen Dispute 09:08:11 (San Juan Island) CLO

Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of a citizen dispute. Both parties were contacted and advised to keep their distance from each other. The reason for the dispute was a civil matter and parties were advised to handle through the courts. ...

22-006644 Alarm 09:20:32 (San Juan Island) FAL

22-006645 Citizen Assist 09:25:23 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006646 Traffic Violation 10:48:46 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006647 Theft 11:29:06 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of a theft. Personal items were accidentally left at a local business but had not been returned. ...

22-006648 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 11:55:47 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006649 Vicious Animal 12:05:23 (Lopez Island) INA

22-006650 Citizen Dispute 12:41:19 (Orcas Island) CLO

Orcas Island deputy issued a Trespass Warning Letter to a local resident on the 500 block of Cascade Way.

22-006651 Fraud 13:00:44 (Lopez Island) ACT

Lopez Island Deputy was dispatched to a fraud call. The investigation is ongoing. A report was taken. ...

22-006652 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 13:02:07 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006653 Parking Problem 13:31:53 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006654 Disorderly Conduct 13:38:23 (San Juan Island) NR

Deputy was dispatched to the ferry landing for a Disruptive Passenger. The deputy arrived but the passenger refused to cooperate. The passenger was allowed to leave the ferry because no crime was committed. Report taken. ...

22-006655 Parking Problem 14:08:33 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006656 Citizen Assist 14:51:29 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006657 Area Check 14:59:42 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-006658 Disorderly Conduct 15:52:00 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies on San Juan Island responded to disorderly conduct in the jail. An inmate refused to uncover the cell security camera, preventing safety monitoring. The Deputies gained control of the individual and escorted him into the safety cell. ...

22-006659 Animal at Large 15:56:12 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006660 Alarm 15:57:38 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006661 Theft 16:05:03 (Orcas Island) INA

Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a report of two people leaving a local drinking establishment without paying. ...

22-006662 Citizen Dispute 16:12:06 (San Juan Island) CLO

Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of a noise violation and citizen dispute. The dispute was a civil matter and the music was turned down. A subject was given a verbal warning for the noise ordinance violation. ...

22-006663 Accident-NonInj 16:49:03 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a non-injury, non-reportable accident on private property in Friday Harbor. An exchange of information was completed by the involved parties. An informational report was completed. ...

22-006664 Trauma ALS 16:56:47 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006665 Alarm 17:57:43 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006666 Animal at Large 19:31:58 (Lopez Island) NR

22-006667 Traffic Violation 20:46:23 (San Juan Island) NR

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2022

22-006668 Injury 00:07:02 (Lopez Island) ACT

Lopez Island Deputy responded with Lopez Island Fire & EMS to a bicycle accident on Fisherman Bay Rd. The good Samaritans that discovered the accident remained on scene and assisted the first responders. The operator of the bicycle was flown to the mainland for medical treatment.

22-006669 Wanted Person 08:16:02 (San Juan Island) CAA

22-006670 Traffic Violation 08:50:36 (Lopez Island) INA

22-006671 Parking Problem 10:20:57 (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas Island Deputy issued a parking infraction violation to a vehicle parked in a handicap parking space without a placard displayed on the 200 block of A. St. ...

22-006672 Vehicle Theft 11:05:19 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy took a courtesy report of a vehicle stolen from a hotel parking lot in SeaTac Washington. The courtesy report was forwarded to the King County Sheriff's Office for follow-up. ...

22-006673 Trouble Unknown 14:22:32 INA

22-006674 Missing Person 14:23:43 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006675 VIN Inspection 14:53:07 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006676 Found Property 15:13:20 (San Juan Island) CLO

Deputy on San Juan Island took a report of a found debit card. The owner was contacted and advised where the card was. The owner retrieved the item. ...

22-006677 Abandoned Vehicle 15:20:27 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006678 Traffic Violation 16:40:20 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006679 Found Property 16:54:03 (San Juan Island) CLO

Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of found/abandoned property. A subject came into the Sheriff's Office and intentionally left a folder of papers after dispatch advised them not to leave it. The subject left the folder and the item was entered into evidence ...

22-006680 Traffic Violation 17:38:51 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006681 Alarm 19:02:20 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006682 Sick or Injured Animal 19:36:21 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006683 Welfare Check 20:01:03 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a welfare check. An individual had used a lot more nicotine patches at once than suggested on the box. The individual was seen by EMS and taken to the hospital for further evaluation.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2022

22-006684 Welfare Check 07:10:29 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006685 Breathing BLS 07:25:51 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-006686 Sick or Injured Animal 08:06:03 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006687 Abandoned Vehicle 08:52:12 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006688 Domestic Dispute or Assault 10:31:15 (Orcas Island) CAA

An Orcas Island Deputy investigated a domestic violence incident on the 200 block of Palloyed Dr. A subject was arrested and booked in jail.

22-006689 Animal at Large 11:21:39 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006690 Agency Assistance 13:17:43 (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to an Agency Assist in the Friday Harbor area. Another agency was reporting a suspicious circumstance. Report taken.

22-006691 Traffic Violation 15:06:56 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006692 Deliver Message 15:08:57 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006693 Citizen Assist 15:50:07 (San Juan Island) NR

Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a citizen assist regarding vagrancy and littering. The suspects were contacted and advised of the laws pertaining to throwing ignited material on the ground. ...

22-006694 Civil Problem 16:19:17 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006695 Welfare Check 16:26:37 (Lopez Island) NR

22-006696 Welfare Check 16:32:42 (Lopez Island) ACT

22-006697 Trespassing 16:54:06 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006698 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 18:32:56 (Orcas Island) NR

22-006699 Suicide, Actual 20:07:30 (Orcas Island) INA

San Juan County Sheriff Personnel responded to a reported suicide attempt on Orcas Island. The suicide attempt was thwarted by persons on scene. The victim was transported via EMS to a hospital for evaluation.

22-006700 Citizen Assist 21:01:34 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006701 Civil Problem 22:35:51 (San Juan Island) NR

22-006702 Burglary - Residential 23:13:54 (Orcas Island) INA

Sheriff Personnel responded to a reported active burglary in which person(s) were attempting to break into an occupied residence. No physical evidence was found of forced entry attempts and no unauthorized persons were found on the premise. A report was completed. ...

Total Incidents for This Report: 186

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