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San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log Nov. 23-29: Damaged mailboxes, fraud, vehicle prowl, fencing conflicts, loose dog, found jewelry

San Juan County Deputies responded to 129 calls from November 23-29, 2022 including: Lopez Island Deputies responded to a citizen dispute. A Lopez neighbor begun to deconstruct a fence of a neighboring property. The matter was investigated and determined to be civil in nature. Both parties agreed to collaborate on replacing the fence. A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of a possible vehicle prowl at the Fire Station in Friday Harbor. An unknown vehicle was at the fire station for a short time, then a department vehicle door was found to be open. No items were reported missing. A report was completed. A deputy on Orcas Island was dispatched to a call about a fraudulent phone call. The caller had identified themselves as being from the San Juan County Sheriff's Office and had at one point called them back from the Sheriff’s Office phone number. No money or information was lost.

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, NOVEMBER 23, 2022

22-008409 Traffic Violation 08:32:29 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan Deputy initiated a traffic stop near the intersection of Roche Harbor Rd and Afterglow Dr. The driver was issued an infraction for Speeding - 64mph in a 45mph zone and No Valid Operator's License with ID, and a warning for Operating a Motor Vehicle without Valid Proof of Insurance.

22-008410 Traffic Hazard 09:55:05 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008411 Citizen Dispute 11:19:47 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas deputy took a report of fraud which ended up being a civil matter. A report was taken.

22-008412 Animal at Large 11:27:33 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008413 Theft 12:31:03 (San Juan Island) ACT

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of theft at Peace Island Medical Center. A person attempted to steal a bike from the area but was stopped by hospital personnel. The person was located and trespassed from the hospital and charges were forwarded to the Prosecutor.

22-008414 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 12:44:35 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008415 Domestic Dispute or Assault 13:39:53 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a domestic disturbance on the 100 block of Exton Rd. An investigation was conducted, and it was determined no crime was committed. An incident report was authored.

22-008416 Found Property 13:48:35 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of found jewelry in Friday Harbor. The owner is unknown and the item was entered into evidence.

22-008417 Trouble Unknown 14:36:19 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008418 Civil Problem 15:43:36 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008419 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:53:53 (Lopez Island) NR

22-008420 Citizen Assist 15:55:58 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008421 Domestic Dispute or Assault 17:21:29 (Orcas Island) UNF

22-008422 Traffic Violation 17:41:13 (Lopez Island) NR

22-008423 Traffic Violation 18:45:28 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008424 Wanted Person 21:21:47 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008425 Trouble Unknown 21:24:46 INA

22-008426 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 21:31:27 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008427 Citizen Assist 22:01:23 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008428 Welfare Check 22:48:11 ACT

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2022

22-008429 Mental Health 07:19:35 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008430 Weapons Offense 09:04:42 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008431 Citizen Assist 11:39:32 (San Juan Island) INA

22-008432 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 11:54:34 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008433 Area Check 13:26:10 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008434 Welfare Check 15:46:22 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008435 Area Check 17:19:03 (Orcas Island) ACT

22-008436 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 17:38:08 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008437 Traffic Violation 17:56:08 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008438 Traffic Hazard 18:20:35 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008439 Explosives Problem 18:23:54 (Lopez Island) NR

22-008440 Weapons Noise 19:35:28 (San Juan Island) UNF

22-008441 Agency Assistance 21:53:04 UNF

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2022

22-008443 Boating Problem 00:15:53 INA

22-008442 Attempted Suicide 00:17:14 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of a suicide attempt. The individual was located and was transported to the hospital for a mental evaluation.

22-008444 County Property Damage 02:26:45 (San Juan Island) INA

22-008445 Sick or Injured Animal 03:35:34 (San Juan Island) UNF

22-008446 Found Property 09:22:47 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008447 Animal at Large 10:37:29 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008448 Welfare Check 11:22:20 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008449 Welfare Check 11:24:21 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008450 Traffic Violation 12:48:06 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008451 Traffic Violation 15:07:24 (Lopez Island) INA

22-008452 Illegal Fireworks 15:31:44 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008453 Trouble Unknown 15:49:00 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008454 Litter/Pollution/Public Health 17:09:18 (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas deputy issued a notice of infraction for abandoning a vehicle at a local towing establishment.

22-008455 Litter/Pollution/Public Health 17:09:49 (Orcas Island) CIC

An Orcas deputy issued a notice of infraction for abandoning a vehicle at a local towing establishment.

22-008456 Alarm 17:11:17 (San Juan Island) FAL

22-008457 Parking Problem 18:12:08 (Lopez Island) NR

22-008458 Welfare Check 18:37:57 (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan deputies responded to a report of a welfare check. Upon arrival, it was apparent that the incident was domestic in nature. No crime occurred and the two individuals separated for the night.

22-008459 Trouble Unknown 19:31:02 INA

22-008460 Accident-NonInj 20:09:11 (Shaw Island) NR

22-008461 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 20:32:48 (San Juan Island) UNF

22-008462 Trouble Unknown 23:20:24 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008463 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 23:45:59 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008464 Traffic Violation 23:54:28 (San Juan Island) CIC

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle for speed, driving left of center and failure to yield to an emergency vehicle. Multiple infractions and warnings were issued.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2022

22-008465 Traffic Violation 01:56:56 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008466 Traffic Hazard 08:04:28 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008467 Animal at Large 08:12:22 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008468 Parking Problem 12:44:06 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008469 Malicious Mischief 12:48:56 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez resident reported property damage consisting of two mailboxes that were run over by a hit and run vehicle. Attempts will be made to identify the suspect driver.

22-008470 Citizen Assist 14:25:54 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008471 Citizen Dispute 14:36:39 (Lopez Island) NR

Lopez Deputies responded to a citizen dispute. A Lopez neighbor begun to deconstruct a fence of a neighboring property. The matter was investigated and determined to be civil in nature. Both parties agreed to collaborate on replacing the fence.

22-008472 Traffic Hazard 15:30:47 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008473 Traffic Hazard 16:07:51 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008474 Traffic Violation 16:33:31 (Orcas Island) CIC

A deputy on Orcas Island stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver was issued an infraction for speed, 38 miles per hour in a 20 mile per hour zone.

22-008475 Domestic Dispute or Assault 19:13:11 (San Juan Island) ACT

Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a domestic incident. After talking with the involved parties, it was learned that the situation remained verbal only. The parties separated and were provided with Safe San Juan's information. A report was completed.

22-008476 Accident-NonInj 19:51:56 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008477 Fall 19:55:40 (San Juan Island) ACT

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2022

22-008478 Traffic Violation 10:01:22 (Lopez Island) INA

22-008479 Civil Problem 11:04:27 (Lopez Island) INA

22-008480 Citizen Assist 11:10:18 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008481 Traffic Violation 11:43:49 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez resident reported a traffic offense committed by a silver Volvo wagon.

22-008482 Traffic Violation 12:51:33 (Lopez Island) INA

22-008483 Traffic Stop 12:58:49 (Lopez Island) INA

22-008484 Explosives Problem 13:07:51 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008485 Traffic Violation 13:28:51 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008486 Alarm 13:32:03 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008487 Area Check 13:49:00 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008488 Missing Person 14:07:40 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008489 Parking Problem 14:42:15 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008490 Confidential 15:38:44 (San Juan Island) ACT

22-008491 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 17:15:57 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008492 Deliver Message 18:21:40 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008493 Domestic Dispute or Assault 19:45:29 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008494 Vehicle Prowl 19:46:04 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of a possible vehicle prowl at the Fire Station in Friday Harbor. An unknown vehicle was at the fire station for a short time, then a department vehicle door was found to be open. No items were reported missing. A report was completed.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2022

22-008495 Trouble Unknown 02:33:16 UNF

22-008496 Alarm 04:32:02 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008497 Animal at Large 08:04:09 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008498 Citizen Assist 08:52:26 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008499 Citizen Assist 10:05:28 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008500 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 11:30:16 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008501 Parking Problem 11:57:35 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008502 Citizen Assist 12:03:52 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008503 Controlled Substance Problem 12:33:24 L Peter NR

22-008504 Abandoned Vehicle 12:46:38 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008505 Lost Property 12:52:30 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008506 Fraud 13:18:27 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of fraud. The reporting party was defrauded several thousand dollars through FaceBook. The incident was documented and the reporting party was referred to the FBI internet crimes division.

22-008507 Assault - Body Force 13:40:32 (San Juan Island) ACT

A deputy was dispatched to an Assault. The deputy contacted the person reporting the incident. The incident was a verbal domestic and no crime had been committed. The person was put in contact with other agencies for assistance. Report taken.

22-008508 Traffic Hazard 13:51:41 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008509 Domestic Dispute or Assault 14:21:54 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island was dispatched to a report of a verbal domestic. The investigation revealed there was no crime committed. The incident was documented.

22-008510 Vagrancy 14:28:13 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008511 Confidential 14:44:06 (Orcas Island) ACT

22-008512 Wanted Person 15:09:15 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008513 Citizen Assist 16:00:31 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008514 Parking Problem 16:33:30 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008515 Traffic Hazard 17:15:45 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008516 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 17:31:59 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008517 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 21:15:56 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008518 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 21:26:06 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008519 Area Check 22:56:34 (San Juan Island) NR

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2022

22-008520 Fish & Game Violation 08:39:05 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008521 Civil Problem 11:27:01 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008522 Threats 13:38:42 (San Juan Island) NR

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of threats. The incident was investigated and found to be a civil issue. Both parties were given information on how to deal with their neighbor dispute.

22-008523 Citizen Assist 14:12:23 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008524 Threats 14:26:01 (San Juan Island) NR

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of threats. Statements were obtained and resource information was provided. The incident did not meet the requirements of RCW for a crime.

22-008525 Welfare Check 14:35:38 (Orcas Island) ACT

A deputy on Orcas Island was dispatched to a call for a welfare check on children that had missed school for some time. Personal contact was made with one of the children and the other was found to be ill.

22-008526 Civil Problem 14:39:52 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008527 Wanted Person 16:04:13 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008528 Civil Problem 16:31:40 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008529 Traffic Violation 16:42:25 (Orcas Island) CIC

A deputy on Orcas Island stopped a vehicle for speeding. The driver was issued an infraction for speed, 47 in a 37 mile per hour zone.

22-008530 Traffic Hazard 16:57:59 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008531 Sick or Injured Animal 17:24:20 (San Juan Island) NR

22-008532 Traffic Hazard 18:02:37 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008533 Traffic Hazard 18:13:50 ACT

22-008534 Fraud 18:15:11 (Orcas Island) NR

A deputy on Orcas Island was dispatched to a call about a fraudulent phone call. The caller had identified themselves as being from the San Juan County Sheriff's Office and had at one point called them back from the Sheriff’s Office phone number. No money or information was lost.

22-008535 Traffic Hazard 19:48:29 (Orcas Island) NR

22-008536 Traffic Hazard 20:15:29 UNF

22-008537 Welfare Check 22:10:54 (San Juan Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 129

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