The blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical round-up of all calls to the Kirkland Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Kirkland Reporter police blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Kirkland, which average about 1,000 per week.
Between May 16 and May 22, there were a total of 418 traffic incidents, eight DUIs, nine animal calls, 27 alarm calls, 12 noise complaints, 12 disturbances, 15 thefts, 11 traffic accidents, 14 civil disturbances, eight burglaries, six domestic violence incidents, five counts of harassment, two hit and run incidents, six assault cases, 13 counts of fraud, four malicious mischief incidents, four sex offenses, 27 vehicle prowls, nine abandoned vehicles, four vehicle thefts, two robberies, two violations of a court order, four outstanding warrants and one case of trespassing.
Warrant: 8:29 p.m., 12300 block of 5th Ave. A 43-year-old man was transferred from the King County Sheriff’s Office to Kirkland police and booked into the Kirkland jail.
Trespass, weapons violation: 8 p.m., 12100 block of 141st St. A 20-year-old man was arrested after he trespassed on several private properties and was discovered damaging a fence. When contacted by police he refused commands and picked up a rock to threaten the police officer. He was subdued by a taser and taken into custody.
Suspended license: 4:25 p.m., 11600 block of NE 112th St. A 62-year-old woman was arrested while driving with a suspended driver’s license.
DUI: 10:06 p.m., 11400 block of 132nd St. A 28-year-old woman was arrested after she hit an occupied vehicle at the intersection of Northeast 132nd Street and 124th Avenue Northeast. The victim and a witness followed the woman to an apartment complex. When she was contacted by police they found her highly intoxicated. She was arrested after performing poorly on a field sobriety test and charged with driving under the influence as well as hit and run. She was booked into the Kirkland Police Jail after it was discovered she had a prior DUI from 2008.
Warrant: 12 a.m., 60200 block of 5th St. A 35-year-old man and a 30-year-old man were arrested on a felony and misdemeanor warrant respectively.
Protection order: 12200 block of 120th Ave NE. An 18-year-old man was arrested after violating a contact order with a 19-year-old woman. The two were seen leaving the courthouse together. The man picked up the woman in his car and was stopped in traffic. He was arrested for violating the no-contact order and was found to have marijuana in his vehicle.
Warrant: 5:18 p.m., 98000 block of Forbes Creek Dr. A 21-year-old woman was arrested on a DUI warrant out of the county was she was pulled over for not wearing a seatbelt.
Theft: A 17-year-old girl was arrested for shoplifting two bottles of liquor from the Kingsgate Safeway. She was issued a year-long trespass warning and later released to her father.
Drugs: 12:21 a.m., 11600 block of 98th Ave NE. A 22-year-old man was cited and released after police found him inside a house while responding to a possible burglary in process. He was cited for drug possession after paraphernalia was found on him and later released.
Disorderly conduct: 2:23 a.m., 10600 block of Kirkland Ave. A 23-year-old man was arrested for disorderly conduct.
Assault: 7 p.m., 21100 block of Park Place Center. A 24-year-old woman was arrested for spraying a man with pepper spray after he called her a derogatory name. She was charged with fourth degree assault.
DUI: 12:25 a.m., 11900 block of Slater Ave NE. A 36-year-old man was arrested after he was stopped in traffic for making an unsafe lane change. He showed signs of intoxication and performed poorly during a field sobriety test. He was taken into custody for driving under the influence after refusing a breathalyzer test.
DUI: 12:50 a.m., 13000 block of NE 170th Place. A 29-year-old man was arrested after he was stopped for speeding and failing to stay in his lane. He displayed signs of intoxication during the field sobriety test and was arrested for DUI. He took two breathalyzer tests, which showed a blood alcohol level of .121 and .141.
Warrant: 9:05 a.m., 11200 block of 124th St. A 24-year-old woman was arrested for a misdemeanor warrant out of Everett. The woman was staying at a hotel under a 32-year-old man’s name. The woman had been advertising on Backpages and tnaboard as SexxyAlicia. After she was taken into custody the woman provided a written statement on other activities. The police did not have enough evidence to charge for prostitution, and when questioned the woman said the man was not her pimp but a friend.
Suspended license: 5:14 a.m., 12700 block of NE 85th St. A 25-year-old was arrested after he was stopped for speeding and found to have not only a suspended driver’s license but two outstanding warrants for driving previously with a suspended license.
DUI: A 57-year-old man was arrested after he was found to be at fault in a four vehicle collision. When contacted by police he refused to perform a field sobriety test or submit to a breathalyzer test. The man was booked into custody under suspicion of driving under the influence and found to have a previous conviction.