Issaquah Court takes aim at rising heroin addiction among youths

April 14, 2015

With jurisdiction over Issaquah, North Bend and Snoqualmie, the Issaquah Municipal Court dealt with 767 nontraffic criminal cases in 2014, Municipal Court Judge N. Scott Stewart said in his annual report to the Issaquah City Council on March 24.

In the past year, perhaps the biggest change to come to the court was creation of a young adult calendar. It is largely aimed at dealing with one specific problem.

“There’s a heroin issue that has developed,” Stewart said.

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Police blotter

April 14, 2015

Tools taken

Before 12:12 p.m. April 3, someone stole $300 in tools from the 400 block of First Avenue Northwest.

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Police blotter

April 7, 2015

Car break-ins

  • The owner of a 2008 Honda Odyssey in the 1000 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard reported at 11:39 a.m. March 20 that someone broke into the car and stole a pocketbook and other contents. The total loss, including damaged window, was valued at $288.
  • At 2:56 a.m. March 21, someone broke into a 1992 Nissan Pathfinder in the 22500 block of Southeast 56th Street, causing $200 in damage to a window.
  • A resident in the 600 block of Mount Logan Drive Southwest reported at 4:46 p.m. March 22 someone broke into a car and stole a wallet. The total loss was valued at $150.

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Police blotter

March 31, 2015

Car break-ins

  • The owner of a 2008 Honda Odyssey in the 1000 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard reported at 11:39 a.m. Feb. 20 that someone broke into the car and stole a pocketbook and other contents. The total loss, including damaged window, was valued at $288.
  • At 2:56 a.m. Feb. 21, someone broke into a 1992 Nissan Pathfinder in the 22500 block of Southeast 56th Street, causing $200 in damage to a window.
  • A resident in the 600 block of Mount Logan Drive Southwest reported at 4:46 p.m. Feb. 22 someone broke into a car and stole a wallet. The total loss was valued at $150.

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Police blotter — week of March 11, 2015

March 10, 2015

Theft thwarted

A 22-year-old Snoqualmie man was arrested at 6:01 p.m. Feb. 27 in the 700 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard for third-degree theft for attempting to steal $111 in pet supplies, a DVD player and drug paraphernalia. Read more

Police blotter — week of March 4, 2015

March 3, 2015

Sleepy thief

A 43-year-old Maple Valley man was arrested at 11:42 a.m. Feb. 20 for third-degree theft for attempting to steal a sleeping pad valued at $29.99 in the 1100 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard. Read more

Police blotter — week of Feb. 25, 2015

February 24, 2015

Car break-ins

  • A resident in the 100 block of Cougar Ridge Road Northwest reported at 9:57 a.m. Feb. 13 that someone broke into a 2009 Honda Civic there and stole a laptop.
  • At 12:49 p.m. Feb. 15, someone broke into a car at Northwest Oakcrest and Newport Way Northwest, causing $400 in damage to the window, and stole a pocketbook.
  • A resident in the 1000 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard reported at 1:02 p.m. Feb. 16 that someone broke into their car and stole a wallet. The total loss was valued at $330.
  • Someone broke into a car along Southeast 79th Street at 6:01 p.m. Feb. 16 and stole a pocketbook. The total loss was valued at $850.

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Police & fire — week of Feb. 4, 2015

February 3, 2015

Editor’s note: Due to Eastside Fire & Rescue installing a new records system, fire reports were not available.

Warranted arrests

At 3:25 p.m. Jan. 23, an officer spotted a 22-year-old Seattle man with an outstanding warrant walking eastbound in the 1200 block of Northwest Mall Street. The suspect was arrested in the 1100 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard.

An officer driving through an apartment complex at 360 Northwest Dogwood Street at 10:19 p.m. Jan. 25 spotted and arrested a 47-year-old woman with an outstanding warrant.

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Police & Fire

January 13, 2015

Thefts

  • At 2:42 p.m. Jan. 2, a resident in the 100 block of Northeast Creek way reported someone stole a pocketbook containing a wallet and cell phone. The items were valued at $1,150.
  • At 3:36 a.m., someone in the 100 block of East Sunset Way reported someone had stolen between $40 and $80 in tip money.
  • At 1:40 p.m. Jan. 4, someone stole $70 in medication in the 3600 block of 228th Avenue Southeast.
  • At 3:34 p.m. Jan. 5, someone stole a UPS package, valued at $63, in the 100 block of Mount Olympus Drive Southwest.

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Police blotter — week of Jan. 7, 2015

January 6, 2015

Car break-in

At 12:55 p.m. Dec. 17, a resident in the 1800 block of 11th Avenue Northeast reported someone broke into their 2007 Ford Taurus and stole a GPS valued at $200.

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