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Sheriff's Log San Juan Islands Dec. 20-26: Student driver hits car at school, Speeder makes a run for it, shoplifting by group of girls alledgedly,...oof girls

San Juan County Deputies responded to 114 calls from December 20-26, 2023 including: Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a report of a theft. Multiple teenage girls appeared to have stolen from at least two stores in Friday Harbor.  | An Orcas Island deputy responded to a call of a theft of a rock. | San Juan Island deputy attempted to stop a vehicle for traveling 56 MPH in a posted 45 MPH speed zone. The vehicle accelerated and drove down a nearby gravel road. The deputy caught up to the vehicle and it stopped. The unlicensed teenage driver was issued several infractions. | Lopez Island Deputies responded when a student driver collided with a parked vehicle at the school. There were no injuries.

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, DECEMBER 20, 2023

23-009617 Parking Problem 06:58:17 (Lopez Island) NR

23-009618 Alarm 09:55:12 (San Juan Island) FAL

23-009619 Traffic Violation 10:03:20 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009620 Traffic Violation 10:38:03 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009621 Fraud 10:38:53 (Lopez Island) ACT

23-009622 Vehicle Theft 11:02:51 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009623 Animal at Large 12:06:13 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009624 Animal at Large 13:44:57 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009625 Vehicle Prowl 14:22:16 (San Juan Island) ACT

A San Juan Deputy took a report of a vehicle prowl. The investigation is ongoing.

23-009626 Death Investigation 15:08:15 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a report of a death in Friday Harbor. The coroner responded and an investigation was conducted. It appeared as though the decedent passed away from natural causes. A report was completed.

23-009627 Parking Problem 15:42:42 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009628 Traffic Violation 16:33:28 (San Juan Island) CIC

San Juan deputy attempted to stop a vehicle for traveling 56 MPH in a posted 45 MPH speed zone. The vehicle accelerated and drove down a nearby gravel road. The deputy caught up to the vehicle and it stopped. The unlicensed teenage driver was issued several infractions.

23-009629 Traffic Violation 16:34:43 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island Deputy stopped a vehicle in the 2700 Block of Fisherman Bay Rd. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for expired registration over two months.

23-009630 Theft 17:05:20 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009631 Overdose 17:40:59 (Orcas Island) INA

23-009632 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 17:43:23 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009633 Traffic Violation 18:23:31 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009634 Animal Noise 18:56:22 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009635 Traffic Violation 19:16:17 (Orcas Island) CIC

Lopez Island Deputy stopped a vehicle on Fisherman Bay Road for a defective headlight. The driver, a local man, was subsequently issued an infraction for driving with an expired license, the defective headlight and issued a verbal warning for other deficiencies.

23-009636 Traffic Violation 19:40:44 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009637 Trespassing 20:09:45 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island took a report of trespassing. An individual was trespassed from a property. A report was completed.

23-009638 Traffic Violation 20:31:41 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009639 Traffic Violation 20:52:10 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009640 Animal at Large 22:04:06 (Orcas Island) NR

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2023

23-009641 Domestic Dispute or Assault 03:59:36 (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan deputies responded to a report of a domestic. The incident was verbal and no apparent crime was committed. The incident was documented.

23-009642 Mental Health 04:54:13 (Lopez Island) INA

Lopez Island Deputies were dispatched to a report of residential burglary. The incident was unfounded.

23-009643 Alarm 06:59:20 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009644 Agency Assistance 07:33:21 (Lopez Island) NR

23-009645 Traffic Hazard 07:56:45 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009646 Trouble Unknown 08:01:46 UNF

23-009647 Traffic Violation 10:07:07 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009648 Traffic Violation 10:19:01 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009649 Area Check 10:31:24 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009650 Citizen Assist 10:39:13 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009652 Harassment 10:41:44 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009651 Theft 10:42:00 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island deputy responded to a call of a theft of a rock. The reporting party was contacted, and an investigation conducted. The investigation revealed no theft occurred and the matter was civil in nature. A report was authored.

23-009653 Juvenile Problem 11:31:07 (Lopez Island) INA

Lopez Deputies responded to the school for a student experiencing a mental health crisis. The student's grandmother arrived on the scene and was able to calm her grandchild. She took him home for the day without incident.

23-009654 Accident-NonInj 11:34:35 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009655 Citizen Assist 13:18:39 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009656 Missing Person 14:08:18 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009657 Civil Problem 14:32:42 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009658 Accident-NonInj 15:18:52 (Lopez Island) INA

Lopez Deputies responded when a student driver collided with a parked vehicle at the school. There were no injuries. A report was taken for insurance purposes.

23-009659 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 17:19:39 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009660 Traffic Violation 20:14:44 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island Deputy stopped a vehicle in the 1100 Block of Mud Bay Rd. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for speeding 52 MPH in a posted 35 MPH zone.

23-009661 Fall ALS 20:18:59 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy was dispatched to a death investigation. The scene was investigated and the death appears to be of natural causes. Evan's Funeral Home was contacted and the incident was documented.

23-009662 Area Check 21:29:10 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009663 Noise Complaint /not dogs 22:19:27 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009664 Civil Problem 22:58:14 (Lopez Island) NR

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2023

23-009665 Medical Emergency 03:18:37 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009666 Traffic Violation 07:39:04 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009667 Accident-HitRun 08:08:17 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island deputy was dispatched to a hit and run accident. The reporting party (RP) advised that he had been involved in an accident while driving on Orcas Road but the other vehicle did not stop. The suspect vehicle was later located, and the owner identified. The investigation is ongoing.

23-009668 Theft 10:30:59 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009669 Animal at Large 11:16:11 (Lopez Island) INA

23-009670 Traffic Violation 11:33:58 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009671 Theft 11:55:54 (San Juan Island) ACT

23-009672 Citizen Assist 13:36:05 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009673 Welfare Check 13:37:45 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009674 Lost Property 13:52:59 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009675 Animal at Large 14:03:29 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009676 Citizen Assist 14:11:15 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009677 Traffic Violation 14:40:52 (Lopez Island) NR

23-009678 Animal Noise 15:42:27 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009679 Sick or Injured Animal 16:38:14 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009680 Animal at Large 17:13:59 (Lopez Island) NR

23-009681 Welfare Check 17:42:59 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009682 Traffic Violation 18:55:36 (Lopez Island) NR

23-009683 Traffic Violation 19:16:30 (Lopez Island) NR

23-009684 Sick or Injured Animal 23:28:56 (Orcas Island) NR

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2023

23-009685 Harassment 00:25:57 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009686 Mental Health 03:22:36 (San Juan Island) INA

San Juan deputies responded to a report of a mental health crisis. Deputies contacted the caller and spoke with them for nearly an hour before clearing the scene. The incident was documented.

23-009687 Citizen Assist 10:12:24 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009688 Agency Assistance 10:47:03 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009689 Accident-NonInj 10:56:41 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009690 Citizen Assist 11:09:38 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009691 Theft 11:10:48 (San Juan Island) ACT

23-009692 Animal at Large 11:38:01 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009693 Animal at Large 12:48:58 NR

23-009694 Traffic Violation 16:27:16 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009695 Parking Problem 16:39:29 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy was dispatched to a parking problem. The owner was warned, and the incident was documented.

23-009696 Traffic Violation 16:58:33 (Orcas Island) NR

A deputy on Orcas was dispatched to a traffic offense near Eastsound that occurred 20 minutes prior. The possible driver of the vehicle was spoken to about laws of driving current registered vehicles on county roads.

23-009697 Traffic Violation 17:00:23 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Island Deputy stopped a vehicle in the 3500 Block of Mud Bay Rd. The driver was subsequently issued an infraction for speeding 56 MPH in a posted 45 MPH zone. This was the driver's second speeding infraction of the week.

23-009698 Traffic Violation 17:41:31 (Lopez Island) NR

23-009699 Court Order Violation 18:05:21 (San Juan Island) CAA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of an order violation. The deputy was unable to locate the suspect and the report was sent to the Prosecutor's Office.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24, 2023

23-009700 Found Property 09:18:49 (Lopez Island) NR

23-009701 Accident-HitRun 10:48:08 (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy on Orcas Island responded to a hit-and-run complaint. The investigation is ongoing.

23-009702 Accident-HitRun 11:28:06 (San Juan Island) ACT

MONDAY, DECEMBER 25, 2023

23-009703 Mental Health 00:31:05 (San Juan Island) UNF

23-009704 Agency Assistance 06:55:22 UNF

23-009705 Welfare Check 09:09:40 (Orcas Island) INA

23-009706 Traffic Hazard 10:14:33 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009707 Area Check 14:08:45 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009708 Alarm 14:10:23 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009709 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:28:23 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009710 DUI 15:40:32 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009711 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 16:14:26 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009712 Welfare Check 16:15:20 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009713 Theft 16:23:03 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009714 Controlled Substance Problem 18:18:49 (San Juan Island) CAA

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to the hospital for a report of drugs. Drug paraphernalia had been removed from a patient. A probable cause statement is pending results from the Washington State Patrol laboratory testing, report was completed.

23-009715 Traffic Hazard 18:52:30 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009716 Boating Problem 18:57:40 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009717 Welfare Check 20:22:12 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009718 Alarm 21:37:20 (San Juan Island) UNF

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2023

23-009719 Noise Complaint /not dogs 01:31:38 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009720 Lost Property 09:04:12 (Orcas Island) INA

A Deputy on Orcas Island received a lost property complaint. A report was authored.

23-009721 Boating Problem 09:36:47 INA

23-009722 Traffic Hazard 09:58:25 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009723 Theft 11:46:19 (Orcas Island) ACT

23-009724 Animal Noise 13:05:57 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009726 VIN Inspection 13:44:25 (Orcas Island) NR

23-009725 Welfare Check 13:47:23 (San Juan Island) NR

23-009727 Theft 16:01:39 (San Juan Island) INA

Deputies on San Juan Island responded to a report of a theft. Multiple teenage girls appeared to have stolen from at least two stores in Friday Harbor. A report was completed.

23-009728 Weapons Noise 19:19:51 NR

23-009729 Noise Complaint /not dogs 20:54:52 (San Juan Island) CLO

23-009730 Agency Assistance 23:00:09 (San Juan Island) NR

Total Incidents for This Report: 114

Last modified onThursday, 28 December 2023 20:27

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