The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls.
• Lopez deputies were dispatched to a citizen assist call. It was determined that the caller had information pertaining to a previously reported incident.
• Deputies stopped the driver of a vehicle on Lopez Sound Road and issued the driver a citation for speeding 50 mph in a posted 35 mph speed zone.
• A deputy on San Juan received a report of a suspicious person. The deputy contacted the person and observed a condition-of-release violation and sent a report of the violation to the probation department.
• Deputies on Orcas made contact with a subject with an active warrant and arrested them without incident.
• On Orcas, a deputy was called out from home after a dispute about violating dog park rules became very heated. The deputy contacted the involved parties, de-escalated the situation, and informed the park manager of the incident.
• A deputy on Orcas took a report of online extortion.
• A deputy stopped the driver of a vehicle for crossing over the center line several times on Orcas and took them into custody for driving under the influence.
• Lopez deputies and EMS responded when an individual accidentally locked themselves in a public restroom. An EMT dismantled the door and rescued the trapped individual.
• On San Juan, a deputy arrested a person at their residence on a Department of Corrections warrant. The person was taken into custody without incident, transported to the Sheriff’s Office, and booked into custody.
• A Lopez deputy responded to a hit-and-run accident. A driver had backed into a vehicle parked in a parking lot. The driver exited their vehicle, looked at the damage, then sped off.
• A deputy responded when two vehicles collided at a sharp downhill turn on Whiskey Hill Road on Lopez. The drivers were uninjured and exchanged information.
• Deputies filed a report after a Lopez individual called to report that a political sign he posted near the road had been stolen.
• A deputy on Orcas stopped the driver of a vehicle for speeding and issued them a citation for traveling 51 mph in a 35 mph zone.
• A deputy on San Juan received a report of a welfare check and observed that the person needed medical attention; San Juan EMS then treated the person.
• Officers were dispatched to an aircraft accident south of the Eastsound Airport. There were no injuries reported and the airplane was removed from the field without incident. The Federal Aeronautics Administration and National Transportation Safety Board were contacted.
• On San Juan, a deputy responded to a vehicle parked and blocking the entrance to a private driveway off a public roadway. When the deputy made contact with the single occupant of the vehicle, the person was uncooperative and combative. The occupant was taken into custody for obstructing a law enforcement officer and was booked in jail.
• Dispatch was contacted about damage to property in the Friday Harbor area. The caller stated he had been using an ATM when he damaged the keys. The owner of the ATM was contacted and advised of the incident.
• A person contacted a deputy and turned over someone else’s property they found on San Juan. The item was entered into evidence.
• On San Juan, a deputy was dispatched to a disturbance on the ferry. The deputy arrived and contacted the crew and learned that two people in a vehicle were acting erratic. When the deputy made contact with the couple, one person was detained for investigation of a DUI.
• An Orcas resident contacted a deputy about a stolen trailer. Thankfully, the person was able to locate the trailer later that day.
• A San Juan deputy was booking an individual for a DUI when the individual’s boyfriend threatened the deputy’s life. The boyfriend was located in a public restroom and arrested for felony harassment. A large bag containing several substances was located and entered into evidence.
• Deputies on Orcas were dispatched to a citizen dispute. However, no evidence of an assault took place.
• San Juan deputies responded to a restaurant after a report of a citizen dispute. An individual was arrested for third-degree malicious mischief and booked into jail.
• A person contacted the Sheriff’s Office about property found on San Juan which was entered into evidence as found property.
• In Friday Harbor, a deputy was dispatched to a theft. A person was caught on security footage taking an item from a local business, identified, and charged with third-degree theft.
• A deputy on Orcas was dispatched to a report of a possible drunk driver. The driver was arrested for DUI.
• A Lopez deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle speeding on Center Road and issued the driver a citation for traveling 50 mph in a 35 mph zone.
• A deputy on Orcas responded to a theft complaint. A property owner claimed a building contractor quit and took some materials with him. The contractor claimed he had not been paid for his work or the materials. The deputy determined the case to be a civil issue.
• A deputy on Orcas responded to a residential burglary complaint and, after an investigation, determined the complaint was unfounded.
• On Orcas, a deputy conducted a traffic stop and issued the driver a citation for speeding, 51 mph in a 35 mph zone.
• A deputy responded to a citizen dispute on Orcas. After an investigation was completed, it was determined that no crime had occurred.
• On San Juan, a deputy received a report from Washington State Ferries that they wanted someone trespassed from the ferry. The deputy contacted the citizen and informed them they were trespassed.
• A deputy on Orcas responded to a complaint about drugs. An unknown person left what appeared to be illicit drugs behind at a rental residence. The suspected drugs were collected and booked into evidence for destruction.
• A deputy conducted a traffic stop and issued the driver a citation for speeding on Orcas, 57 mph in a 35 mph zone.
• A Lopez deputy was contacted by an individual who wanted to report an individual for trespassing and documented the incident.
• A deputy stopped the driver of a vehicle speeding on Center Road on Lopez and issued them a citation for traveling 45 mph in a posted 35 mph zone.
• A deputy on San Juan took a report of vandalism. An individual returned to find that a tire on their vehicle was flat and had possibly been slashed. At the time, there was no suspect information or workable leads.
• San Juan deputies responded to a report of vandalism in progress. Upon arrival, they found a Friday Harbor resident smashing a 10-pound sledgehammer into a vehicle doing significant damage. The person was arrested and booked into jail for first-degree malicious mischief pending a hearing with the judge.
• A San Juan deputy responded to a report of vandalism at Lot C at the ferry landing. A window was broken, a jacket was taken and two tires were stabbed with a sharp object. A report was taken; however, deputies are without leads at the present time.