Police Beat

Police Blotter, October 17 - 21, 2020

Anacortes Police dealt with a couple reports of attempted Internet scam… In one case, a local woman realized too late that she had become a victim.

Police Blotter, October 10 - 16, 2020

A resident on the west side of the city found over 200 pieces of mail belonging to 134 Anacortes recipients in various parts of the city. 

Police Blotter, October 3 - 9, 2020

Somehow, a local woman got sucked into what appeared to be an international scam after she befriended someone on social media.

Police Blotter, September 19 - 25, 2020

An Anacortes man was jailed after stealing a six-pack of beer from a grocery store after he had banned from entering the story after a similar incident.

Police Blotter, September 12 - 18, 2020

It was the middle of the night on a Friday night...a police officer spotted two men carrying a tv... the officer had to investigate. 

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COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

5,515 Confirmed Skagit Cases
374 Hospitalizations
79 Deaths
66,621 Fully Vaccinated
72,640 Initial Doses Given


431,743 Confirmed Cases Statewide
26,708 Hospitalizations

6,119 Deaths Statewide
4,012,834 Fully Vaccinated
4,375,137 Initial Doses Given

Updated 7pm, July 29, 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