Police Beat

Police Blotter, July 16 - 20, 2016

A woman yelling that people were trying to kill her got the attention of the police just a block from the police station. 

A suspect gives up after 7 hours in a tree

A car theft suspect gave up after nearly 12 hours and a foot chase near Heart Lake during which the suspect climbed about 80 feet up a tree and refused to come down.

Police Blotter, July 9 - 15, 2016

The city’s Animal Control Officer took a dog injured in a hit-and-run incident to a vet after a report of three on-the-loose dogs.

Police Blotter, July 2 - 8, 2016

Anacortes Police responded to an alarm issued by a Commercial Ave. bank Friday afternoon, prompting a highly-visible response involving multiple police vehicles.

Police Blotter, June 16 - 23, 2016

This week's police blotter leads off with the arrerst of a man who was nude from the waist down and who ended up in jail charged with disorderly conduct, indecent exposure and resisting arrest.