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Sheriff's Log San Juan Islands April 24-30: Dogs attacked sheep, Facebook-related fraud, DUIs

San Juan County Deputies responded to 151 calls from April 24-30, 2024 including: A Deputy on San Juan took a report of dogs who attacked sheep on a farm. The sheep survived the incident and were seen by a veterinarian. The reporting party and other witnesses had never seen the dogs before. At this time there is no suspect information or workable leads.  |  A Lopez Deputy responded to a fraud call. A Lopez citizen called a fraudulent Facebook help line. Their phone was subsequently hacked remotely, and money was taken out of their online bank account. | Deputies responded to an outer island call via patrol boat regarding a suicidal subject with a firearm. Upon arrival, deputies secured potential threats so EMS could evaluate the patient. The patient was airlifted to a hospital for treatment. | Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a second rollover accident in the same night. The driver fled from the scene on foot and hid. The driver was identified as the registered owner and was issued multiple infractions and a criminal citation for minor in possession.

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 24, 2024

24-002356 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 07:11:20 NR

24-002357 Welfare Check 08:19:42 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002358 Traffic Violation 09:15:12 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002359 Citizen Assist 10:52:09 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002360 Citizen Assist 12:29:23 NR

24-002361 Area Check 14:25:47 NR

24-002362 Welfare Check 14:29:03 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002363 Traffic Violation 14:37:37 NR

24-002364 Disorderly Conduct 15:34:44 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002365 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:49:50 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002366 Harassment 15:54:43 (San Juan Island) INA

A Friday Harbor resident reported a male individual had called her 3 times and stopped by to talk to her at her office twice. The individual was not contacted at the request of the reporting party. This is for information only. No further action required.

24-002367 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 16:29:05 (Orcas Island) CLO

24-002368 Accident-HitRun 16:49:56 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002369 Citizen Assist 17:20:39 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002370 Traffic Violation 17:55:16 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002371 Traffic Hazard 19:28:35 (Orcas Island) CAA

A Deputy on Orcas Island stopped to help with a vehicle stalled in the roadway. The driver was on a test drive when the transmission reportedly failed. The vehicle was moved to the side of the roadway. The driver was issued a criminal citation for Driving While License Suspended in the Third Degree.

24-002372 Citizen Assist 20:03:04 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002373 Traffic Violation 20:07:20 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002374 Traffic Violation 20:47:08 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002375 Traffic Violation 21:03:21 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002376 Animal Noise 21:48:54 (San Juan Island) NR

THURSDAY, APRIL 25, 2024

24-002377 Citizen Assist 06:49:32 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002378 Traffic Violation 08:15:15 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002379 Vehicle on Fire 10:10:00 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002380 Court Order Violation 10:26:36 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002381 Welfare Check 10:27:39 NR

24-002382 Citizen Assist 11:21:38 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002383 Trouble Unknown 12:07:45 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002384 Trouble Unknown 12:36:55 (San Juan Island) UNF

24-002385 Accident-NonInj 12:57:09 (San Juan Island) INA

Two vehicles were involved in a collision at the corner of Mt. Baker Road and Lover's Lane. After an investigation, the driver of one of the vehicles was arrested for DUI and was transported to St. Joe's Hospital. A search warrant for blood was obtained. Charges pending.

24-002386 Controlled Substance Problem 14:23:14 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002387 Trouble Unknown 14:52:09 INA

24-002388 Fraud 15:24:22 (San Juan Island) INA 

A Deputy on San Juan Island received a report of a fraud. Currently there are no suspects.

24-002389 Traffic Violation 15:44:26 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002390 Traffic Violation 15:57:27 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002391 Alarm 17:03:46 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002392 Juvenile Problem 17:26:46 (Orcas Island) INA

A deputy responded to a report of an altercation between juveniles. Parents and the juveniles involved were spoken to and a report was taken.

24-002393 Wanted Person 18:06:05 (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy on San Juan Island arrested a person who had an outstanding warrant for theft 3rd degree. The person was booked into the San Juan County Jail.

24-002394 Traffic Violation 19:10:26 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002395 Traffic Violation 20:22:27 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002396 Traffic Violation 20:35:02 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002397 Sex Offender Registration 20:49:31 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002398 Traffic Violation 21:12:24 (San Juan Island) CIC

24-002399 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 22:28:09 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002400 Area Check 22:56:33 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002401 Accident-NonInj 23:11:02 (Orcas Island) CIC

A deputy responded to a single vehicle collision outside of Eastsound. The driver was on scene upon arrival and no injuries were observed. The driver was discovered to not have a valid drivers license. An infraction was issued for no valid operators license.

FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 2024

24-002402 Accident-HitRun 01:20:39 (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a reported hit and run in the early morning hours. It was discovered that an unknown vehicle struck a parked equipment trailer causing approximately $500 dollars in damage and fled the scene. There is limited information at this time.

24-002403 Fraud 08:14:58 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Deputy responded to a fraud call. A Lopez citizen called a fraudulent Facebook help line. Their phone was subsequently hacked remotely, and money was taken out of their online bank account.

24-002404 Missing Person 09:41:26 UNF

24-002405 Traffic Enforcement 09:55:58 NR

24-002406 Citizen Assist 10:03:01 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002407 Citizen Assist 10:30:09 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002408 Traffic Violation 10:37:52 NR

24-002409 Fraud 12:38:16 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-002410 Harassment 13:24:02 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002411 Citizen Assist 14:22:39 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy was contacted at the sub-station for Found Property. The incident was documented.

24-002412 Confidential 15:02:02 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-002413 Traffic Hazard 15:37:59 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002414 Traffic Violation 16:58:31 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002415 Traffic Violation 17:13:19 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002417 Traffic Violation 17:44:21 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002418 Traffic Violation 17:50:22 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002419 Traffic Violation 18:08:16 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island Deputy stopped a vehicle at the intersection of Center Rd & Lopez Hill Rd. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for Speeding 56 MPH in a posted 35 MPH zone.

24-002420 Threats 18:36:16 (Orcas Island) INA

A deputy took a complaint of a harassment. It was determined that there was not enough information to suggest the crime of harassment occurred. A report was prepared documenting the incident.

24-002421 Animal at Large 18:48:49 (San Juan Island) UNF

24-002422 Traffic Violation 18:50:39 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002423 Traffic Violation 18:52:05 (San Juan Island) CAA

24-002424 Medical BLS 20:55:27 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies responded to an outer island call via patrol boat regarding a suicidal subject with a firearm. Upon arrival, deputies secured potential threats so EMS could evaluate the patient. The patient was airlifted to a hospital for treatment.

24-002425 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 22:17:13 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002426 Area Check 22:37:16 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002427 Domestic Dispute or Assault 23:02:52 (San Juan Island) UNF

SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 2024

24-002428 Assault - Aggravated 00:47:29 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002429 Burglary - Residential 01:43:50 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-002430 Traffic Violation 10:17:19 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002431 Welfare Check 10:22:44 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002432 Accident-HitRun 10:39:40 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002433 Citizen Assist 11:11:20 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002434 Fraud 11:21:12 (Orcas Island) ACT

24-002435 Traffic Violation 11:25:09 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002436 Citizen Assist 12:47:15 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002437 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 13:05:29 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002438 Found Property 13:30:31 (San Juan Island) INA

24-002439 Trespassing 14:52:48 (San Juan Island) CLO

24-002440 Civil Problem 15:52:47 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002441 Medical BLS 16:20:08 INA

24-002442 Animal at Large 17:02:26 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002443 Traffic Violation 18:11:59 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002444 Accident-HitRun 18:24:07 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002445 Traffic Violation 18:26:15 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002446 Traffic Violation 18:28:29 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for driving left of center. The driver was issued infractions for no valid license with ID, no insurance, and driving left of center.

24-002447 Found Property 18:36:09 (San Juan Island) INA

24-002448 Found Property 19:03:36 (Lopez Island) INA

24-002449 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 19:36:58 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002450 Traffic Violation 19:55:13 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002451 Trouble Unknown 22:57:59 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002452 Fall BLS 23:18:41 (San Juan Island) NR

SUNDAY, APRIL 28, 2024

24-002453 Accident-Injury, Traffic 00:51:52 (San Juan Island) CJA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of an injury collision. The driver, a minor, was transported to the emergency room for treatment. A blood draw was completed for suspicion of DUI. Charges will be forwarded to the Prosecutor's Office for DUI, MIP, and no valid license without ID.

24-002454 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 01:05:56 (Orcas Island) UNF

24-002455 Accident-Injury, Traffic 01:19:38 (San Juan Island) CAA

Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a second rollover accident in the same night. The driver fled from the scene on foot and hid. The driver was identified as the registered owner and was issued multiple infractions and a criminal citation for minor in possession. A report was completed.

24-002456 Noise Complaint /not dogs 02:36:52 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002457 Accident-NonInj 07:08:20 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002458 Citizen Assist 07:38:42 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002459 Vicious Animal 08:32:16 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002460 Trouble Unknown 11:52:21 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002461 Found Property 13:37:50 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002462 Citizen Assist 13:39:14 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002463 Trouble Unknown 13:43:14 INA

24-002464 Traffic Violation 14:13:44 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002465 Burglary - Residential 14:17:38 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002466 Boating Problem 14:36:03 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002467 Theft 14:55:58 (Orcas Island) INA

24-002468 Traffic Violation 15:27:08 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002469 Rescue Response 17:50:36 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002470 Abandoned Vehicle 19:09:13 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002471 Vicious Animal 19:43:39 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan took a report of dogs who attacked sheep on a farm. The sheep survived the incident and were seen by a veterinarian. The reporting party and other witnesses had never seen the dogs before. At this time there is no suspect information or workable leads. Report completed.

24-002472 Animal at Large 21:11:04 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002473 Traffic Violation 22:41:34 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002474 Citizen Assist 23:45:23 (Orcas Island) NR

MONDAY, APRIL 30, 2024

24-002475 Traffic Violation 08:28:59 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez driver was issued an infraction for traveling 56 mph in a 35 mph zone of Center Road.

24-002476 Sick or Injured Animal 09:56:32 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002477 Traffic Hazard 10:32:13 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002478 Citizen Assist 11:25:46 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002479 Malicious Mischief 12:58:17 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-002480 Medical ALS 13:24:59 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002481 Malicious Mischief 14:48:40 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-002482 Trouble Unknown 15:17:44 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002483 Domestic Dispute or Assault 16:27:25 (Orcas Island) INA

Deputies on Orcas Island responded to a domestic dispute. There was insufficient evidence that a crime had been committed. The parties were separated.

24-002484 Traffic Hazard 17:24:41 (Orcas Island) NR

24-002485 Traffic Violation 20:07:04 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002486 Traffic Violation 20:42:31 (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy on San Juan Island conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle, as the driver had a suspended drivers license. The driver was issued a criminal citation for DWLS 2nd degree. A report was completed.

TUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2024

24-002487 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 02:51:25 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002488 Abandoned Vehicle 10:29:45 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002489 Civil Problem 10:52:20 NR

24-002490 Traffic Violation 12:01:53 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002491 Communications Problem 12:05:40 (Lopez Island) UNF

24-002492 Traffic Violation 12:14:40 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island Deputy stopped a vehicle at the 4300 Block of Center Rd. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for speeding 35 MPH in a posted 20 MPH School zone.

24-002493 Traffic Violation 14:12:51 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002494 Traffic Violation 14:55:03 (Lopez Island) NR

24-002495 Civil Problem 15:01:32 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002496 Theft 15:13:56 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002497 Citizen Assist 16:12:40 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002498 Animal at Large 16:56:54 (Orcas Island) INA

24-002499 Animal Bite 17:08:54 (Orcas Island) CAA

24-002500 Animal at Large 17:12:25 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002501 Welfare Check 17:44:46 (San Juan Island) NR On 4-30-24 a Deputy on San Juan Island issued a trespass letter.

24-002502 Deliver Message 17:53:11 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002503 Citizen Assist 18:12:26 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002504 Welfare Check 21:46:33 (San Juan Island) NR

24-002505 Trouble Unknown 21:58:41 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island received a report of a welfare check as they had received a 911 call.

24-002506 Trouble Unknown 00:10:18 05/01/24 UNF

24-002507 Domestic Dispute or Assault 00:16:43 05/01/24 (San Juan Island) ACT

Total Incidents for This Report: 151

Last modified onWednesday, 01 May 2024 16:11