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San Juan Island's Sheriff's Log: June 19-25,2024: Found diamond earring, stolen electric bike, assaults, bike vs car collision

San Juan County Deputies responded to 189 calls from June 19-25, 2024 including: Lopez deputies responded to a bicycle versus car collision. The incident is under investigation. A San Juan deputy responded to a parking complaint regarding boats at the Outer Island County Dock in Roche Harbor. Three vessels were issued infractions for permit violations. An Orcas Island deputy stopped a vehicle known to be associated with a wanted person. A male driver with an expired license, stated the person was not with him. The person was found hiding under items in the back seat. Both were arrested, one for the warrant and one for providing false statements.

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.


24-003615 Parking Problem 08:18:22 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003616 Sick or Injured Animal 08:40:37 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003617 Welfare Check 09:27:03 (Orcas Island) INA

A deputy took a request of a welfare check on an elderly person who had been sending money to a possible scam. After contact it looked as though the subject had fallen victim to a scam. The subject advised he would contact us with further information if he did not receive the money promised.

24-003618 Trespassing 09:45:16 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003619 Wanted Person 10:32:28 (San Juan Island) CAA

A Friday Harbor man was arrested on an arrest warrant and booked into the San Juan County Jail.

24-003620 Citizen Assist 10:42:51 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003621 Mental Health 10:43:48 (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan deputies responded to a third-party report of a person in crisis. The person was contacted and declined offers of immediate assistance. Deputies spoke with the person at length and formed a plan for them to seek assistance on their own.

24-003622 Agency Assistance 11:04:13 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003623 Citizen Dispute 11:09:04 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003624 Agency Assistance 11:15:51 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003625 Sick or Injured Animal 11:18:31 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003626 Citizen Assist 11:28:44 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003627 Accident-Injury, Traffic 12:13:07 (Lopez Island) ACT

Lopez deputies responded to a bicycle versus car collision. The incident is under investigation.

24-003628 Civil Problem 12:40:33 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003629 Trauma BLS 13:55:23 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003630 VIN Inspection 14:10:02 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003631 Parking Problem 15:41:20 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy responded to a parking complaint regarding boats at the Outer Island County Dock in Roche Harbor. Three vessels were issued infractions for permit violations.

24-003632 Parking Problem 17:00:27 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003633 Animal at Large 17:16:37 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003634 Traffic Violation 17:44:24 (San Juan Island) INA

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle as the owner had a suspended driver's license. The driver was arrested and released with a citation for DWLS 3rd degree and was issued a citation for no insurance.

24-003635 Trouble Unknown 17:47:25 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003636 Theft 18:13:43 (San Juan Island) CJA

San Juan deputies responded to a report of a stolen electric bicycle. A juvenile was found to be in possession of the bike and the deputy's report was sent to the Prosecutor's Office for several charges.

24-003637 Unsecure Premise 21:45:51 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003638 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 23:35:07 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003639 Alarm 23:59:27 (Orcas Island) FAL


24-003640 Area Check 00:08:00 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003641 Citizen Assist 06:01:29 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003642 Welfare Check 08:08:59 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003643 Controlled Substance Problem 09:07:14 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-003644 Citizen Assist 09:21:06 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003645 Boating Problem 09:42:19 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003646 Boating Problem 11:27:05 NR

24-003647 Civil Problem 11:35:17 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003648 Parking Problem 11:44:49 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003649 Welfare Check 12:19:56 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003650 Missing Person 12:23:59 (Lopez Island) INA

Lopez Island Deputies & Lopez Island Fire & EMS were dispatched to a report of a Missing Person. The individual was located, and the incident was documented.

24-003651 Citizen Assist 12:35:22 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003653 Property Damage, Non Vandalism 13:43:53 (San Juan Island) INA

24-003652 Alarm 13:45:16 (Lopez Island) INA

24-003654 Sick or Injured Animal 13:45:56 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003655 Accident-NonInj 13:55:37 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003656 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 13:59:48 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy was dispatched to an alarm call. The incident was documented.

24-003657 Citizen Assist 14:50:16 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003658 Alarm 15:10:30 UNF

24-003659 Boating Problem 15:42:34 NR

24-003660 Harassment 16:12:15 (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy went to Clever Cow, which is located at 109 North Beach Road in Eastsound, WA to pick up a signed trespass warning letter.

24-003661 Citizen Assist 17:02:41 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003662 Unwanted Person 17:26:45 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy was dispatched to an Unwanted Person. The incident was resolved peacefully, and the incident was documented.

24-003663 Welfare Check 17:36:56 (Orcas Island) INA

A deputy responded to a welfare check. Upon contact, medical service provider suggestions were made to a person who displayed signs of dementia and to their loved ones.

24-003664 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 18:01:05 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003665 Unwanted Person 19:06:02 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island deputy responded to an unwanted person call at Country Corner 837 Crescent Beach Rd. A subject who was intoxicated to the point of unconsciousness was treated by Orcas Fire/EMS and flown off island for further treatment.

24-003666 Welfare Check 21:00:11 UNF

24-003667 Traffic Violation 22:45:35 (San Juan Island) NR

FRIDAY, JUNE 21, 2024

24-003668 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 09:12:06 (San Juan Island) CLO

24-003669 Traffic Hazard 09:23:06 NR

24-003670 Traffic Violation 09:31:57 (San Juan Island) CLO

24-003671 Found Property 10:15:37 (San Juan Island) INA

The Sheriff's Office received a found cell phone. The owner is unknown and the phone was entered into evidence.

24-003672 Boating Problem 10:36:12 NR

24-003673 Civil Problem 10:39:07 (Lopez Island) INA

24-003674 Parking Problem 10:48:14 (San Juan Island) CLO

24-003675 Wanted Person 11:18:57 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003676 Traffic Hazard 11:19:03 (San Juan Island) CLO

24-003677 Boating Problem 11:25:55 NR

24-003678 Civil Problem 11:30:26 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003679 Theft 11:30:54 (Lopez Island) INA

24-003680 Citizen Assist 11:56:44 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003682 Agency Assistance 12:01:47 (San Juan Island) CLO

24-003683 Boating Problem 12:16:59 NR

24-003684 Boating Problem 13:00:45 NR

24-003685 Area Check 13:27:53 (Orcas Island) CAA

A deputy stopped a vehicle known to be associated with a wanted person. A male driver with an expired license, stated the person was not with him. The person was found hiding under items in the back seat. Both were arrested, one for the warrant and one for providing false statements.

24-003686 Domestic Dispute or Assault 14:39:57 (Orcas Island) INA

Deputies responded to a report of a domestic dispute on Orcas Island. It was determined that the male subject displayed signs of being a danger to others, but it appeared to be a mental health concern. The subject was taken to the hospital under the involuntary treatment act without incident.

24-003687 Citizen Assist 15:11:20 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003689 Trouble Unknown 15:55:54 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003688 Boating Problem 16:00:07 NR

24-003690 Citizen Assist 16:12:07 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003691 Weapon Safekeeping 17:01:53 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003692 Malicious Mischief 17:05:23 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003693 Vehicle Theft 19:45:47 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-003694 Accident-HitRun 20:10:17 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-003695 Found Property 21:26:17 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy located Found Property in the 100 Block of Ferry Rd. The incident was documented.

24-003696 Citizen Dispute 21:53:28 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003697 Domestic Dispute or Assault 22:30:30 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-003698 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 23:55:03 (San Juan Island) NR


24-003699 Citizen Assist 02:08:08 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003700 Accident-NonInj 05:42:03 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy was dispatched to a vehicle off the roadway. No crime had occurred, and a very generous local good Samaritan towed the car from the ditch, along with assisting the driver with other needs.

24-003701 Trouble Unknown 07:37:23 UNF

24-003702 Vagrancy 09:07:44 (San Juan Island) CLO

24-003704 Rescue Response 09:58:09 NR

24-003705 Animal at Large 10:06:21 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003706 Theft 11:29:43 (San Juan Island) UNF

24-003707 Traffic Hazard 12:00:26 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003709 Traffic Violation 12:56:26 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003710 Found Property 13:23:55 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-003711 Parking Problem 13:29:06 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003712 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 13:37:17 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez residents ring camera recorded an unknown male trespassing on private property. The footage was saved for evidence.

24-003713 Traffic Hazard 13:50:55 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003714 Malicious Mischief 14:10:44 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-003715 Welfare Check 14:17:34 (San Juan Island) CLO

24-003716 Unsecure Premise 14:30:28 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003717 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 16:07:02 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003718 Citizen Dispute 17:27:25 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003719 Citizen Assist 18:12:17 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003720 Disorderly Conduct 19:01:15 (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan deputies responded to an incident of disorderly conduct. Involved parties were removed from a local business. No criminal charges were filed.

24-003721 Animal at Large 19:40:44 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003722 Traffic Violation 20:44:07 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island Deputy stopped a vehicle at the intersection of Fisherman Bay Rd & Hummel Lake Rd. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for speeding 40 MPH in a posted 25 MPH zone.

24-003723 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 21:25:40 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003724 Animal Bite 22:24:35 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003725 Welfare Check 22:55:00 (San Juan Island) UNF

24-003726 Traffic Violation 23:04:38 (San Juan Island) NR

SUNDAY, JUNE 23, 2024

24-003727 Traffic Violation 23:41:48 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003728 Domestic Dispute or Assault 01:46:47 (San Juan Island) INA

24-003729 Noise Complaint /not dogs 02:39:56 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003730 Alarm 02:54:17 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003731 Welfare Check 09:00:31 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003732 Theft 09:17:39 (San Juan Island) INA

An Orcas Island woman reported a theft of her belongings from her property. She believes it is an Orcas Island man who was hired to do some work around her property. At the time of the report a list of the missing items are being compiled and an investigation ensues.

24-003733 Trespassing 09:31:50 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003734 Traffic Violation 09:58:50 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003735 Theft 11:39:28 (San Juan Island) CJA

A deputy was dispatched to a Theft in the Friday Harbor area. A local business was reporting a shoplifter. The person was located and admitted to the theft. One juvenile was arrested and referred to Juvenile Services.

24-003736 Citizen Assist 12:17:44 (Lopez Island) INA

24-003737 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 12:56:26 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez resident reported packages were opened and left in their mailbox. No loss occurred. There are no known suspects at this time.

24-003738 Assault - Body Force 13:01:36 (San Juan Island) INA

A report of an assault was made to the Sheriff's Office. After investigating the incident, it was determined the report did not rise to the level of criminal assault, but that it should be reported to their HR department for potential employment ramifications.

24-003739 Animal at Large 13:17:12 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003740 Threats 13:59:26 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-003741 Boating Problem 13:59:45 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003742 Traffic Violation 14:09:12 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003743 Found Property 14:33:29 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003744 Boating Problem 15:22:56 (Orcas Island) CLO

24-003745 Controlled Substance Problem 15:53:50 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report suspected found drugs, which turned out to be pieces of burnt aluminum foil. The Deputy took custody of the items and submitted them into evidence for destruction. A report was completed.

24-003746 Trespassing 17:01:39 (San Juan Island) INA

24-003747 Disorderly Conduct 17:20:42 (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a Disorderly Conduct complaint. A business owner asked to have a person trespassed. A trespass warning letter was completed and served to the person in question.

24-003749 Welfare Check 18:45:57 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003748 Traffic Hazard 18:46:41 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003750 Domestic Dispute or Assault 19:08:45 (San Juan Island) CAA

Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a report of a domestic incident. One individual was taken into custody and booked in to the San Juan County Jail for assault in the 4th degree- DV and malicious mischief in the 3rd degree- DV. A report was completed.

24-003751 Citizen Assist 20:54:07 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003752 Weapons Noise 23:03:58 (San Juan Island) NR

MONDAY, JUNE 24, 2024

24-003753 Alarm 01:29:54 (San Juan Island) INA

24-003754 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 03:46:33 (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a suspicious circumstance call. The complainant was awakened at around 3:30 a.m. by what sounded like rocks striking the windows of his residence. The incident is under investigation.

24-003755 Trouble Unknown 05:09:37 (San Juan Island) UNF

24-003756 Burglary,NonRes 07:58:11 (Lopez Island) UNF

A deputy on Orcas Island responded to a reported burglary. The report was discovered to be unfounded.

24-003757 County Property Damage 09:04:32 (San Juan Island) INA

24-003758 Accident-NonInj 10:00:13 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003759 Agency Assistance 10:14:08 (Lopez Island) INA

24-003760 Trespassing 10:17:32 (San Juan Island) INA

24-003761 Trouble Unknown 10:36:39 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003762 Citizen Assist 10:54:02 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003763 Sick or Injured Animal 11:28:07 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003764 Parking Problem 12:24:49 (San Juan Island) INA

24-003766 Welfare Check 13:27:27 (San Juan Island) INA

A Friday Harbor man was found deceased in his residence after a welfare check was called in. There are no signs of foul play and an investigation into the cause of death is underway.

24-003767 Welfare Check 13:37:56 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003768 Civil Problem 14:10:48 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003769 Citizen Assist 14:54:30 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003770 Citizen Assist 15:56:29 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003771 Fraud 16:16:20 (San Juan Island) ACT

24-003772 Trespassing 18:39:58 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003773 Domestic Dispute or Assault 19:11:33 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a report of a domestic incident. A report was completed.

24-003774 Threats 19:57:07 (Orcas Island) ECV

A Deputy on Orcas Island received a third-party report of threats. The victim did not wish to speak to the Deputy about the incident. The Deputy authored an informational report.

24-003775 Welfare Check 20:35:09 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003776 Citizen Assist 21:01:07 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003777 Harassment 22:32:16 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003778 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 22:53:16 (Orcas Island) NR

TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2024

24-003779 Harassment 02:46:21 (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of harassment. After an investigation, it was determined it was an aggravated assault. One individual was taken into custody for Assault in the second degree DV, and burglary in the first degree. A report was completed.

24-003780 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 05:53:51 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003781 Unwanted Person 09:45:32 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003782 Sick or Injured Animal 10:00:31 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003783 Found Property 10:27:12 (San Juan Island) INA

A single diamond type earring was found at the ferry landing and turned into the Sheriff's Office. The earring was placed in the property and evidence room.

24-003784 Animal at Large 11:16:21 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003785 Alarm 12:01:50 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003786 Citizen Assist 12:26:42 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003787 Harassment 12:39:17 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy was dispatched to a report of Harassment. The incident was documented.

24-003788 Agency Assistance 13:19:32 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003789 Harassment 14:36:55 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003790 Agency Assistance 14:50:10 (San Juan Island) CLO

24-003791 Alarm 15:04:05 UNF

24-003792 Welfare Check 15:30:49 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003793 Citizen Assist 15:43:37 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003794 Sick or Injured Animal 15:44:27 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003796 Traffic Violation 15:57:49 INA

24-003795 Traffic Violation 15:58:51 (Lopez Island) NR

24-003797 Missing Person 16:03:56 NR

24-003798 Sick or Injured Animal 16:07:38 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003799 Animal at Large 16:29:13 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003800 Traffic Violation 18:25:17 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003801 Fraud 19:39:33 (Orcas Island) INA

24-003802 Animal at Large 21:05:31 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003803 Illegal Fireworks 22:03:12 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003804 Traffic Hazard 22:17:45 (San Juan Island) NR

24-003805 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 22:28:35 (San Juan Island) CLO

24-003806 Traffic Violation 23:08:05 (Orcas Island) NR

24-003807 Accident-NonInj 23:10:32 (San Juan Island) CAA

Total Incidents for This Report: 189

Last modified onThursday, 11 July 2024 01:21

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