Police Beat

Police Blotter, December 23 - 29, 2016

There were several cases here of packages stolen off porches over the holidays, but one thief is in for a surprise when they open the package they stole.

Police Blotter, December 17 - 22, 2016

A handcuffed arrestee led police on a brief foot chase which prompted police to hobble his legs to prevent another chase.

Police Blotter, December 9-16, 2016

One family living on 29th Street reported on Tuesday, Dec. 13, that Christmas presents worth $100 had been stolen from the front porch of their home sometime between December 9th and 11th. There are no suspects.

Police Blotter, December 4-6, 2016

Anacortes Police arrested a Snohomish woman who was trying to use fake $100 bills. Two other women were arrested and booked into jail on drug charges.

Police Blotter, November 27 - December 1, 2016

An Orcas Island man led Anacortes Police on a brief chase, but when his car got stuck in a ditch on Fidalgo Bay Rd. he jumped into the bay to try to get away.

Police Blotter, November 19 - 25, 2016

(Updated) At approximately 5:30PM on Monday, an Anacortes Police Officer was dispatched to Sharpes Corner to investigate a possible road rage incident.