Police Beat

New Police Officer sworn in

Danielle Trevino

A new police officer is on the job now after being sworn in by Mayor Laurie Gere and Police Chief Bonnie Bowers at this week’s City Council meeting.

Police Blotter, September 10 - 16, 2016

Police took a 61-year-old woman into protective custody for a mental health evaluation after she took a stroller with a young child in it.

Police Blotter, August 27 - 31, 2016

Anacortes Police rescued a couple locked inside a min-storage area, then rrested the man and took him to jail. 

Police Blotter, August 20 - 26, 2016

Several calls were received regarding a large deer with a hammock entangled around its antlers that was wandering from yard to yard near 22nd Street and E Ave.

Police Blotter, August 13 - 19, 2016

A 67-year-old man was treated and released at Island Hospital after he was bitten by a seal as he walked on the dock at a local marina.