Police Report -- December 20, 2001

Published on Thu, Dec 20, 2001
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POLICE REPORTS

December 16: An officer was notified of a theft from a vehicle in the 200 block of D Street which occurred last Friday. Documents were taken from the vehicle while it was parked. The case is under investigation.
December 16: An officer assisted WCSO by responding to the Pacific Highway POE for a subject with a suspended driver’s license. An officer cited the subject and impounded his vehicle.
December 16: A citizen called the U.S. Border Patrol to report an illegal entry into the U.S. A Bellingham resident was contacted and arrested for possession of marijuana. The juvenile offender was released to a relative.
December 15: An individual at a business in the 600 block of Peace Portal Drive requested police escort a subject out of the business. An officer transported the subject to detox at her request.
December 15: A parent called the police department and requested a check to see if her daughter was under the influence of alcohol. An officer arrived and determined the minor was under the influence of alcohol. She was arrested for minor in possession.
December 15: Officers were dispatched to the Peace Arch POE for a female subject in possession of marijuana. An officer contacted and arrested her for possession of marijuana under 40 grams. She was cited and released.
December 15: Officers responded to a call of vandalism in the 700 block of F Street. Officers discovered damage to a vehicle. The case is under investigation.
December 14: Officers responded to a report of a possible drug overdose at a business in the 200 block of Martin Street. It was determined by medical personnel to be a medical problem not associated with an overdose.
December 14: A citizen reported the theft of an outboard motor from his moorage slot at Semiahmoo Marina. There are no suspects at this time.
December 14: Blaine police alerted Border Patrol agents to a suspicious situation that indicated possible smuggling in the 200 block of D Street. An officer then assisted with the vehicle stop. One person was taken into custody by the U.S. Border Patrol.
December 13: A subject delayed the apprehension of an individual by concealing the person in her home in the 700 block of Cedar Street. She is being cited by summons for rendering criminal assistance. The individual was wanted for domestic violence malicious mischief. He was arrested.
December 13: Officers responded to a report of a male breaking out windows in his ex-girlfriend’s apartment in the 600 block of D Street. Officers located the male hiding in one of his friend’s apartments. He was arrested, treated for cuts, and booked into jail.
December 13: Officers extinguished a car electrical fire with their patrol car equipment in the 900 block of 4th Street. The driver of the vehicle said the dashboard started to smoke and then it started on fire.
December 13: A resident asked for assistance locating her 19-foot Grumman aluminum canoe, which was stolen from the bank of Dakota Creek just outside the city in the past week. A report also was filed with WCSO. All officers were advised.
December 12: A business manager in the 9500 block of Semiahmoo Parkway reported the theft of a Toshiba LCD projector valued at $5,000. The theft is being investigated.
December 12: An officer responded to a non-injury accident in the 8600 block of Semiahmoo Parkway. A motorist had struck a deer. The department of fish and wildlife was notified to remove the deer from the roadway.
December 12: Officers investigating a trespass complaint contacted a 14-year-old near I-5 and Mitchell Street. The boy had a pistol stolen from a relative’s gun safe. He was not a student on campus, but had shown the gun to friends on school grounds. He was booked into custody.
December 11: Officers responded to a residential structure fire in the 600 block of B Street. Officers put out a small fire. Officers cleared when the fire department arrived.
December 11: Officers investigated a vehicle prowl at the Blaine high school. Stereo speakers and an amp were taken from the vehicle. The case is under investigation.
December 10: Officers responded to a vehicle prowl in the 700 block of Peace Portal Drive. An officer contacted the suspect and arrested him on three counts of attempted vehicle prowl.
December 10: An officer stopped a vehicle in the 1100 block of Peace Portal Drive for failing to dim their headlights. The officer cited the driver for failure to obtain a Washington driver’s license, failure to show proof of insurance, expired vehicle tabs, and failure to wear a seatbelt.
December 10: Officers assisted a WCSO deputy in arresting a DV assault suspect in the 600 block of A Street. The suspect was taken into custody without incident.
December 10: Officers responded to a fight in progress between four males in the 200 block of Martin Street. Officers arrested one of the males for MIP, lewd act, resisting arrest, and malicious mischief. He was booked into Whatcom County Jail.
December 10: Officers responded with the fire department to a car versus building collision which occurred after the driver suffered a severe medical emergency. The 49-year-old driver died of natural causes not related to the accident.
December 10: Officers responded to a simple assault in the 800 block of Mitchell Street. Officers arrived and determined no crime existed. A warning was given to the primary aggressor.
December 9: A citizen in the 600 block of A Street reported a dent in the hood of her car. An officer checked the dent and found a footprint. Photos were taken, and the officer pushed up on the inside of the car and removed the dent.
December 9: Officers responded to the Peace Arch POE for an individual with several warrants. The subject was arrested for outstanding warrants and resisting arrest.
December 8: Officers responded to the Ken Water Gym for a disruptive fan at a wrestling match. The subject left when officers arrived. There were no further incidents.
December 8: Officers contacted a man for a minor traffic violation in the 4800 block of Birch Bay-Lynden Road. The man was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs and was issued a citation with a mandatory court date and released. A passenger in the car forgot his backpack. Officers found drug paraphernalia in the back pack. The subject was later questioned and admitted it was his. The case was forwarded to the prosecutor.
December 8: An officer stopped a vehicle for a traffic infraction in the 200 block of H Street and discovered the driver’s license was suspended. The driver was cited and released with a mandatory court date. The vehicle was impounded.
December 7: A Blaine resident reported a teenager in a red truck failing to stop at a stop sign and speeding in the 500 block of F Street. Officers were unable to locate the suspect or the vehicle at the time. The case is under investigation.
December 7: An officer stopped a vehicle for speeding in the 1700 block of Peace Portal Drive and found the driver to be DUI. The driver was arrested, processed, and released with a mandatory court date. The vehicle was impounded. He was also cited for the speed violation.
December 7: An officer located a male subject who had a felony warrant and five misdemeanor warrants for his arrest. The subject was taken into custody and booked into Whatcom County Jail. The warrants were cleared.
December 7: An individual reported her cellphone and some cash missing from her purse that was left in a classroom. The case is under investigation.
December 7: A Blaine officer responded to the Peace Arch POE for an individual in possession of marijuana. The officer cited and released the subject with a mandatory court date.

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