Police Beat

The Police Blotter, Mar. 7, 2009

Last weekend, an employee of a downtown restaurant found five baggies with trace amounts of white powder in them in a parking lot behind the business.

The Police Blotter, Mar. 1, 2009

A 38-year-old Anacortes man died Tuesday as a result of a SCUBA diving accident the previous Saturday in Burrows Bay.

The Police Blotter, Feb. 23, 2009

Employees of a clinic in the 1500 block of Commercial Avenue discovered that someone had thrown a rock through a large picture window on the northeast corner of the building. 

The Police Blotter, Feb. 15, 2009

Police responded to a bomb threat at Anacortes High School last week after someone reported finding a note threatening a bomb.

The Police Blotter, Feb. 8, 2009

An employee of a gas station in the 1300 block of Commercial Avenue last week reported a “gas and go” in which an older Jeep style vehicle had left without paying for approximately $35 in gas.

Checks, medications among stolen mail

Post office box holders have started contacting police about last weekend’s break-in of around 20 post office boxes.  

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