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San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log October 26-November 1: Numerous DVs, fraud attempts, well equipment tampered with,

San Juan County Deputies responded to 204 calls from October 26 - November 1, 2022 including: A citizen came to the Orcas Island Substation and reported a public nuisance dog complaint. Dogs were said to be chasing the reporting parties sheep. He requested the owners of the dogs be contacted and advised of the situation. A San Juan Island Deputy responded to a report of a trespassing that occurred the previous night. It was reported that a white male wearing a hooded sweatshirt, with glasses and facial hair, walked under the deck and briefly looked in a window. A Lopez Island Deputy responded to a custodial interference call. One parent took their child from the other parent and fled out of state. The matter is under investigation.

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, OCTOBER 26, 2022

22-007802 Trespassing 07:53:00 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputy responded to a report of a trespassing that occurred the previous night. It was reported that a white male wearing a hooded sweatshirt, with glasses and facial hair, walked under the deck and briefly looked in a window. The identity of the person is unknown at this time and a report was made

22-007803 Welfare Check 08:30:58 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007804 Trouble Unknown 09:15:52 UNF

22-007805 Civil Problem 10:02:54 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007807 Malicious Mischief 10:05:28 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007806 Traffic Violation 10:08:54 (San Juan Island) CIC

San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for passing in a no-passing zone. The driver was issued infractions for passing in a no-passing zone and no driver's license on person.

22-007808 Trouble Unknown 11:30:51 UNF

22-007809 Agency Assistance 11:50:17 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007810 Trouble Unknown 12:07:57 UNF

22-007812 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 12:47:37 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007811 Theft 12:49:18 (Orcas Island) INA

Orcas deputy responded to a report of a theft of mail. A report was taken.

22-007813 Abandoned Vehicle 13:23:17 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007814 Trouble Unknown 14:03:50 UNF

22-007815 Traffic Hazard 14:19:36 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007816 Citizen Assist 14:24:00 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007817 Citizen Assist 14:30:47 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007818 Trouble Unknown 15:13:27 UNF

22-007819 Citizen Dispute 15:22:18 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007820 Sick or Injured Animal 15:25:35 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007821 Traffic Hazard 16:11:21 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007822 Trespassing 17:13:00 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007823 Traffic Hazard 17:36:30 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007824 Civil Problem 19:30:25 (Orcas Island) CLO

Orcas deputy was dispatched to a report of theft. After further investigation, it was determined it was determined to be civil matter involving marital property.

22-007825 Custodial Interference 20:17:48 (Lopez Island) INA

Lopez Deputy responded to a custodial interference call. One parent took their child from the other parent and fled out of state. The matter is under investigation.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2022

22-007826 Unwanted Person 00:13:37 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007827 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 00:43:25 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007828 Traffic Violation 08:16:01 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007829 Alarm 08:16:01 (Orcas Island) FAL

22-007830 Weapons Noise 08:17:33 (San Juan Island) UNF

22-007831 Abandoned Vehicle 08:53:00 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007832 Citizen Assist 09:35:30 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007833 Trouble Unknown 09:47:23 INA

22-007834 Fall 10:31:18 UNF

22-007835 Citizen Assist 11:10:25 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007836 Theft 11:27:23 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007837 Animal at Large 13:02:26 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007838 Citizen Dispute 13:28:41 (Lopez Island) INA

A deputy on San Juan Island responded to a harassment call. The Reporting party did not want to pursue criminal action. The suspect was issued a trespass notice and the incident documented.

22-007839 Mental Health 13:36:37 INA

22-007840 Boating Problem 13:43:03 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007841 Trespassing 14:05:25 (Orcas Island) ACT

Orcas man was trespassed from a local business. A report was written.

22-007842 Parking Problem 14:44:38 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007843 Embezzlement 15:39:24 (Lopez Island) INA

A deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of financial fraud. This case is pending investigation due lack of evidence.

22-007844 Abandoned Vehicle 16:07:56 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy impounded an abandoned vehicle that was parked in front of 473 North Beach Rd. for over 1 month.

22-007845 Sick or Injured Animal 16:23:06 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007846 Trouble Unknown 16:51:00 INA

22-007847 Citizen Dispute 17:44:21 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a citizen dispute at 310 Main St. One party was detained after being found in possession of ammunition, handcuffs, pepper spray and a knife. An investigation was conducted, and it was determined no crime had been committed. A report was authored.

22-007848 Vehicle Prowl 17:50:00 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007849 Welfare Check 18:00:50 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007850 Unconscious 19:32:00 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007851 Trespassing 20:22:13 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007852 Sex Offender Registration 20:47:28 (San Juan Island) NR

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2022

22-007853 Traffic Hazard 07:20:09 (Lopez Island) INA

22-007854 Fraud 08:27:21 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez resident reported fraud related to their banking institution. A report was completed.

22-007855 Traffic Violation 08:29:08 (Lopez Island) INA

22-007856 Trouble Unknown 08:37:49 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy responded to a 9-1-1 hang up. There was no emergency related to the call.

22-007857 Parking Problem 09:20:32 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007858 Mental Health 09:42:31 INA

22-007859 Boating Problem 09:57:59 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007860 Traffic Hazard 10:15:43 UNF

22-007861 Agency Assistance 10:31:05 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007862 Citizen Assist 10:45:54 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007863 Harassment 10:51:19 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007864 Fraud 10:53:11 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007865 Welfare Check 11:03:22 UNF

22-007866 Citizen Assist 11:17:42 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007867 Animal at Large 11:31:18 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007868 Trouble Unknown 11:36:34 UNF

22-007869 Accident-HitRun 12:01:21 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of a hit and run collision. There are no suspects or workable leads and the incident was documented.

22-007870 Sick or Injured Animal 13:15:33 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007871 Parking Problem 13:50:19 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007872 Citizen Assist 14:18:46 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Deputy assisted in jump starting a dead car battery.

22-007873 Theft 14:39:49 (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan deputy responded to a walk-in report of a theft of two rings from a ferry. There are currently no active leads and the incident was documented.

22-007874 Weapons Noise 14:50:36 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007875 Welfare Check 14:57:29 (Lopez Island) ACT

22-007876 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:40:13 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007877 Controlled Substance Problem 17:28:51 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007878 Citizen Assist 17:30:58 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007879 Traffic Violation 17:55:36 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007880 Theft 18:03:23 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-007881 Disorderly Conduct 18:48:44 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007882 DUI 19:40:06 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007883 Found Property 20:04:21 (Lopez Island) CLO

A deputy on San Juan Island took a report of found property, no owner was identified and the property was booked into evidence.

22-007884 Traffic Violation 20:25:42 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007885 Sick or Injured Animal 20:47:08 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007886 Sex Offender Registration 21:11:22 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007887 Domestic Dispute or Assault 21:41:03 (Orcas Island) INA An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a residence on Mt. Baker Rd. for a report of a Domestic Dispute. An investigation was conducted, and it was determined no crime had been committed. An incident report was authored.

22-007888 Confidential 22:06:26 (Orcas Island) ACT

22-007889 Disorderly Conduct 23:57:58 (San Juan Island) NR

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2022

22-007890 Trouble Unknown 07:30:32 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007891 Found Property 08:55:16 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-007892 Sex Offender Registration 10:20:24 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007893 Animal at Large 10:29:17 (Lopez Island) INA

22-007894 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 10:53:28 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez resident reported suspicious activity near her home. A report was completed.

22-007895 Traffic Hazard 11:15:31 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007896 Property Damage, Non Vandalism 11:34:51 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007897 Citizen Dispute 12:17:42 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007898 Animal at Large 13:37:51 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007899 Traffic Violation 13:43:37 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan deputy observed someone driving with a suspended driver's license. The vehicle was unable to be located and the deputy's report was sent to the Prosecutor's Office for a charging decision.

22-007900 Traffic Violation 13:58:07 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007901 Traffic Violation 14:12:39 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007902 Harassment 14:25:38 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007903 Traffic Violation 14:54:40 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007904 Sex Offender Registration 15:03:46 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007905 Traffic Violation 15:14:08 (Orcas Island) CIC

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued a notice of infraction for speeding, 57 miles per hour in a 35 miles per hour zone.

22-007906 Traffic Violation 15:19:40 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007907 Traffic Violation 15:30:47 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007908 Traffic Violation 15:45:50 (Lopez Island) INA

22-007909 Traffic Violation 15:49:05 (Lopez Island) UNF

22-007910 Mental Health 16:01:02 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007911 Citizen Assist 17:12:58 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007912 Animal at Large 17:34:38 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007913 Trouble Unknown 17:52:10 INA

22-007914 Animal at Large 18:08:27 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007915 DUI 19:29:22 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007916 Fraud 19:35:23 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007917 Illegal Fireworks 19:58:58 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007918 Traffic Violation 21:59:38 (Orcas Island) CAA

A Deputy on Orcas Island conducted a traffic stop. The driver was issued notices of infraction for Speeding, 41 miles per hour in a 25 miles per hour zone, no proof of insurance and fail to register vehicle in Washington. She was arrested for Driving While Suspended and Obstructing a Law Enforcement

22-007919 Unwanted Person 22:53:29 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007920 Traffic Violation 23:14:00 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007921 Noise Complaint /not dogs 23:24:43 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007922 Unwanted Person 23:45:17 (Orcas Island) NR

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2022

22-007923 Noise Complaint /not dogs 00:23:12 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007924 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 01:52:25 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007925 Trouble Unknown 07:31:48 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007926 Weapons Offense 08:13:20 NR

22-007927 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 08:41:42 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007928 Traffic Violation 09:00:52 (Lopez Island) INA

22-007929 Citizen Assist 09:23:31 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-007930 Found Property 09:27:52 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007931 Traffic Violation 09:35:08 (Lopez Island) INA

22-007932 Welfare Check 10:02:22 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007933 Traffic Hazard 10:14:25 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007934 Fish & Game Violation 12:06:50 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007935 Fraud 13:08:38 (Lopez Island) INA

A deputy on San Juan Island received a report of a fraud via telephone. The suspect is unknown and there are no leads at this time.

22-007936 Animal at Large 13:49:02 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007937 Citizen Assist 13:52:50 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007938 Trespassing 14:15:41 (Lopez Island) INA

Deputies from San Juan Island responded to a report of a possible trespass. Three people were found to be on private property and two left upon the arrival of the deputies. One individual was found to be in violation of a court order. A report was forwarded to the prosecutor.

22-007939 Malicious Mischief 16:47:22 (Lopez Island) CAA

A deputy on San Juan Island received a report of a vandalism. Upon investigation it was determined that a domestic violence assault had taken place and one male was arrested and booked into the San Juan County Jail.

22-007940 DUI 16:57:43 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007941 Citizen Assist 17:39:17 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007942 Missing Person 18:58:52 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007944 Accident-NonInj 21:13:19 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007943 Domestic Dispute or Assault 21:14:52 (Orcas Island) CAA

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a domestic dispute. One person was arrested for assault in the fourth degree-domestic violence.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2022

22-007945 Noise Complaint /not dogs 03:11:02 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007946 Sick or Injured Animal 05:06:07 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007947 Welfare Check 06:11:36 NR

22-007948 Animal at Large 08:27:53 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007949 Citizen Assist 08:34:13 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007950 Domestic Dispute or Assault 08:48:37 (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to a Domestic in the Friday Harbor area. The deputy arrived and contacted the people involved. Statements were taken. Incident not criminal at this time. Report taken.

22-007951 Accident-NonInj 09:16:14 (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to a Single Vehicle Traffic Accident in the San Juan Island area. The incident had occurred the night before. The deputy located a single vehicle off the roadway and heavily damaged. Report taken.

22-007952 Accident-HitRun 10:16:45 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007953 Citizen Assist 10:41:34 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007954 Accident-Injury, Traffic 11:36:02 (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to a Single Vehicle Traffic Accident in the San Juan Island area. A single vehicle lost control and left the roadway, rolling down into the valley. Driver was removed from the scene for medical treatment. Report taken.

22-007955 Boating Problem 11:54:33 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007956 Welfare Check 11:59:40 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007957 Vehicle Prowl 12:17:51 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007958 Accident-Injury, Traffic 12:30:22 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007959 Traffic Violation 12:40:02 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007960 Traffic Hazard 13:07:40 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007961 Animal at Large 13:33:16 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007962 Citizen Assist 13:40:52 (Orcas Island) ACT

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a report of well tampering on Blakely Island. The complainant reported someone tampered with well testing equipment, resulting in several hundred dollars in additional costs incurred by the Blakely Island Maintenance Commission.

22-007963 Citizen Assist 13:43:25 (San Juan Island) CLO

A Deputy responded to a citizen assist call. The caller, from Port Townsend, reported that an unknown person called her claiming to be from the San Juan County Sheriff's Office and she needed to appear in court. The caller did not give out any information nor paid any money. No suspect information or

22-007964 Theft 14:08:31 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-007965 Disorderly Conduct 14:21:39 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputy responded to a report of a Disorderly Conduct on Front St at the Ferry ramp. Ferry personnel reported a male boarded the ferry on foot and then walked off before the ferry departed. No crime was reported, there is no information on the male, and the male was not located.

22-007966 Citizen Assist 15:21:14 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007967 Fraud 15:26:45 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a report of an attempted fraud via a phone scam. The caller stated an unknown person called him claiming he was a lawyer, that his nephew was in an accident, and he needed to pay $6000 to make amends. The caller identified that it was a scam and ended the call. No loss incurred.

22-007968 Trouble Unknown 15:29:18 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007969 Citizen Assist 15:36:08 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007970 Citizen Assist 15:55:27 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007971 Animal at Large 16:27:07 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007972 Citizen Assist 17:37:16 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007973 Traffic Violation 17:55:38 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007974 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 18:44:18 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007975 Traffic Violation 20:04:45 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007976 Traffic Violation 20:10:31 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007977 Welfare Check 20:16:47 (Lopez Island) NR

22-007978 Welfare Check 21:05:03 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007979 Disorderly Conduct 23:44:59 (Lopez Island) CAA

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2022

22-007980 Alarm 04:57:00 FAL

22-007981 Traffic Violation 06:59:22 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007982 Found Property 07:09:59 (San Juan Island) CLO

A Deputy responded to a found property call in Friday Harbor. Someone turned in a wallet belonging to a person with a Lynnwood, WA address. The owner was not able to be located and the found property was entered into the property room per policy.

22-007983 Citizen Assist 07:16:07 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007984 Mental Health 09:17:55 (Lopez Island) NR

On November 1, 2022, Lopez deputies were dispatched to a subject possibly suffering a mental health episode. The subject was found not to be an imminent threat to self or others and declined offers of assistance. The subject was advised of resources available.

22-007985 Agency Assistance 09:54:40 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007986 Traffic Violation 10:07:02 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007987 Citizen Assist 10:27:26 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007988 Agency Assistance 10:35:09 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007989 Fraud 11:01:18 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007990 Found Property 11:04:31 (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was contacted about Found Property. The ferry had located the item and had brought it to the Sheriff's Office. The item was entered into evidence as Found Property. Report taken.

22-007991 Citizen Assist 11:18:43 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007992 Civil Problem 12:37:57 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007993 Citizen Dispute 14:14:52 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-007994 Animal at Large 14:32:34 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007995 Weapons Noise 14:36:56 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007996 Citizen Assist 14:42:05 (Orcas Island) NR

22-007997 Fraud 14:44:20 (Orcas Island) ACT

Lopez Island Deputy was dispatched to a fraud call. An Informational Report was taken.

22-007998 Theft 16:21:19 (San Juan Island) NR

22-007999 Trespassing 16:42:09 UNF

22-008000 Vicious Animal 16:55:23 (Orcas Island) ACT A citizen came to the Orcas Substation and reported a public nuisance dog complaint. Dogs were said to be chasing the reporting parties sheep. He requested the owners of the dogs be contacted and advised of the situation.

22-008001 Trouble Unknown 18:03:34 INA

22-008002 Sex Offender Registration 19:54:39 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008003 Traffic Violation 20:03:51 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for traveling 64MPH in a posted 45MPH speed zone. The driver was issued an infraction for speed.

22-008004 Traffic Hazard 21:30:57 (Orcas Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 203

Last modified onSaturday, 26 November 2022 00:53

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