November 27, 2013
Police responded to a home on the 5100 block of 211th Avenue Northeast at 1:32 a.m. Nov. 16. Someone had called 911 from the area and hung up.
The officer arrived at a spot with an extensive history of police involvement and found nothing suspicious and no people available for contact. Read more
November 20, 2013
Police responded to a residential burglary call at about 6:05 a.m. Nov. 9 on the 2300 block of East Lake Sammamish Parkway. The caller stated he had been awakened by the sound of a door slamming. When he checked the house, he found a picture had been knocked off the wall, and both his briefcase and his wife’s purse were missing. Police observed the home’s alarm system keypad and determined the burglar had been in the home for six seconds. An officer roaming the area found tire marks in the grass and on the roadway, indicating a vehicle left heading north.
November 12, 2013
Don’t stay in control
A Sammamish resident near the corner of Southeast Sixth Street and Windsor Drive Southeast called police, and an officer responded at about 11:34 p.m. Nov. 1. The resident reported a woman was asleep in a vehicle and the caller believed she was either drunk or in need of medical attention.
When the officer arrived, he found the woman in the front seat of the car sleeping with her keys in her lap. The officer was able to wake her with some taps on the windshield. The woman acknowledged having had some drinks earlier that night but did not specify how many. The officer believed the woman was drunk, and she later registered a .254 on a portable Breathalyzer, more than three times the legal limit of .08. He placed her under arrest for being in physical control of a motor vehicle, and the car was impounded.
November 6, 2013
It’s scarier if you’re drunk
Police arrested a 19-year old man at 10:14 p.m. Oct. 18 at Nightmare at Beaver Lake. Security from the event had called police when the man appeared drunk.
Officer noted he could not stand under his own power and smelled of intoxicants.
He was taken into custody and released to his sister. Police recommend charging him for being under 21 and exhibiting the effects of alcohol. Read more
October 30, 2013
A resident on the 2800 block of Northeast 220th Place called police because a bike showed up in the cul de sac Oct. 12.
He waited until Oct. 20, but no one claimed it, and none of his neighbors knew who it belonged to. The man said he wanted to claim the bike if the owner does not come forward. Read more
October 23, 2013
Dude, ‘Breaking Bad’ is over
At 9:18 p.m. Oct. 4, a Kent resident, who later said he was high on methamphetamines, crashed his car into the gate at Sunny Hills Elementary. He fled the scene and officers conducted a search of the area. The man then went to a person’s house and eventually to Fire Station 83. Read more
October 16, 2013
A man on the 1800 block of 218th Place Northeast called and asked to turn in some fireworks he’d found in his basement Oct. 4. An officer came and took the two small bags of fireworks.
September 25, 2013
Police responded to a domestic violence incident after a woman was reported to have struck her husband on the face. Their son called in the incident. When police arrived, they found the woman crying and saying that it was all her fault. The husband had a scratch on his cheek, which was bleeding. He said he’d cut himself shaving and that while there had been a fight, it had been all verbal. Police arrested the woman. Read more
September 18, 2013
Someone called a Sammamish home around 5:18 p.m. Sept. 6 and said they hoped a resident at that home dies. The number from which the call came was unavailable. Read more
September 11, 2013
A Sammamish man received mail and a phone call about two credit card accounts he did not open Aug. 26 and 28. He filed a police report and is trying to clear things up with credit rating agencies.