Police Beat

Police Blotter, June 5 - 10, 2021

Photo by Marilyn Griffith Pinquoch

Police investigated blue spray paint damage to numerous trees around Mt. Erie and Sugar Loaf in the Anacortes Community Forest Lands this week.

Police Blotter, May 29 - June 4, 2021

A local woman bought nearly $10,000 worth of gift cards to clear what she thought was a bank problem that turned out to be a scam.

School District follows up on Threat Investigation

The Anacortes School District continues to cooperate with the Anacortes Police Department on a likely prank bomb threat, based on a message left on a district voicemail over the weekend.

Police Blotter, May 22 - 27, 2021

A local 37-year-old woman was cited for a hit and run motor vehicle accident after an APD Officer heard from the owner of the victim vehicle.

Police Blotter, April 9 - 16, 2021

An Anacortes man was jailed this week after a police officer discovered he had five arrest warrants on him.

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

5,292 Confirmed Skagit Cases
450-459 Total Cases in ZIP 98221

350 Hospitalizations
74 Deaths
60,507 Fully Vaccinated
68,483 Initial Doses Given


409,361 Confirmed Cases Statewide
24,879 Hospitalizations

5,800 Deaths Statewide
3,591,808 Fully Vaccinated
4,103,615 Initial Doses Given

Updated 6:00 pm, June 15, 2021.

County Map: Confirmed COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Skagit County. Updated weekly.

Sources: Skagit County Public Health, Washington State Department of Health, New York Times