Police Beat

Police Blotter, May 20 - 26, 2017

A 20-year old Anacortes driver told police he had other things on his mind on Saturday afternoon, May 20, when they spoke with him following a two-car motor vehicle accident he was involved in at 11th and Q Avenue.

Police Blotter, May 13 - 18, 2017

An Anacortes man wearing a face mask and hoodie who led police on a chase on his bicycle was jailed on several charges.

Police Blotter, April 29 - May 5, 2017

A set of power tools worth about $350 was reported on Monday stolen from the back porch of a home.

Police Blotter, April 21 - 28, 2017

Despite the Tulip Festival and increased tourist traffic, this week’s Police Blotter seems unusually quiet, with no incidents reported for four days.

Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs

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Anacortes Police will hold it’s 13th prescription drug take-back day in coordination with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) this Saturday.

Police Blotter, April 15 - 20, 2017

A driver caught driving 92 miles per hour on highway 20 said he was low on fuel and wanted to get to a gas station before he ran out.