The San Juan Sheriff’s office responded to the following calls.
• San Juan deputies were advised of a case of child abuse. The incident occurred out-of-county, but the victim was safe in Friday Harbor. Child Protective Services had been unable to contact their local agents; San Juan deputies facilitated contact with the main local Child Protection Services office to assist in the investigation.
• A San Juan deputy responded to a report of an explosion that occurred on False Bay Road in the early morning hours. Evidence was collected and the incident was documented.
• A San Juan deputy stopped the driver of a vehicle and issued them a citation for not wearing a seat belt.
• A deputy responded to a citizen complaint of discriminatory behavior by a vacation rental manager on San Juan. Information was taken and a report was filed.
• A San Juan deputy responded to a report of a dog bite. All parties were contacted and the incident was documented.
• Someone turned in a found purse to a San Juan deputy. The owner was unable to be contacted and the property was entered into evidence.
• A San Juan deputy responded to a disturbance on a boat at the Port of Friday Harbor. The deputy determined no crime was committed.
• A deputy responded to a report of a single-vehicle collision on Roche Harbor Road. The driver was arrested for driving under the influence and cited for driving with wheels off the roadway.
• A San Juan deputy responded to an assault call. The complainant only wanted the incident documented and did not wish to pursue criminal charges.
• San Juan deputy responded to an unknown trouble call. The caller phoned 911 but did not engage in conversation. The deputy investigated and located the caller. He declined any assistance and a report was completed.
• San Juan deputies responded to a report of a domestic incident near Friday Harbor. The involved parties were interviewed, and the incident was found to be verbal in nature.
• A deputy responded to an accident with a possible injury near Eastsound. After all involved were cleared medically and the investigation was completed the at-fault driver was issued a citation for failing to yield.
• A deputy responded to a single-vehicle collision in a parking lot on Orcas that involved striking a tree.
• An Orcas deputy responded to an ongoing issue with a juvenile subject who was suspected of theft.
• A San Juan deputy responded to a report of a parking problem at the Roche Harbor County Dock. Multiple vessels were issued citations for permit violations.
• An Orcas deputy stopped the driver of a vehicle for failing to stop at a posted stop sign. The driver of the vehicle was found to be unlicensed and subsequently issued a citation for not having a valid operator’s license.
• A San Juan deputy responded to a report of a parking problem. The driver of the vehicle was unable to be contacted and the vehicle was impounded.
• A San Juan deputy took a report of found property. The owner was located and reunited with her cell phone.
• A deputy on Orcas conducted a traffic stop and issued the driver a citation for speeding, 52 mph in a 35 mph zone.
• A San Juan deputy stopped the driver of a vehicle and issued them a citation for speeding; multiple other warnings were given.
• A Lopez deputy responded to a littering call.
• Twice, San Juan deputies were dispatched to a naked person in a crisis. On arrival, no crime appeared to have been committed and the person refused any assistance. Ultimately, after speaking with the deputy for an undisclosed length of time, the naked person agreed to pursue treatment.
• San Juan deputies responded to a request to trespass a subject from a business downtown. The subject was later located and issued a trespass letter.
• A San Juan deputy stopped a driver for driving with a suspended driver’s license. The driver was arrested for driving with a suspended license-second-degree and for an ignition interlock violation. The driver was then transported to the hospital for an evaluation.
• A Lopez deputy stopped the driver of a speeding vehicle and issued them a citation for traveling 39 mph in a 25 mph zone, and a warning for improper tab display.
• San Juan deputies responded to a request to trespass a subject from a property downtown. The subject was later located and issued a trespass letter.
• Orcas deputies received a request from the management of a market to issue a trespass warning letter to a subject who was loitering. The subject was located and issued a trespass warning letter.