Community Patrol stats presented for October


The Community Patrol and Marine Patrol reports for the month of October were presented by the POA on Nov. 15. The Community Patrol report is prepared by Account Manager Michael Erikson. The Marine Patrol report is provided by Marine Patrol Captain Steve Haney.

Community Patrol

Community Patrol answered 124 calls for service and performed 3,902 foot patrols of amenities and parks. Twenty-one suspicious persons/vehicles were reported with an average response time by Community Patrol of 5.85 minutes.

Patrol issued 20 speeding citations; the speed trailer issued 75. Patrol officers issued 167 parking citations. Ten golf cart related citations and six miscellaneous traffic citations were issued.

Five gate runner and six failure to comply citations were issued. Officers confiscated 465 guest passes.

Ten citations were issued for verbal abuse to staff. Nine animal-related citations were issued. One citation for noise was issued.

One vehicle accident on Village Way Dr. and five vandalism incidents were reported to Community Patrol.

Incidents include mud intentionally smeared on window camera on radar unit, Rob Caveney gate broken and open, damage to Skylink gate during a power outage, lock drilled out and fence cut to access gate on Little Pony Dr. and vandalism of the towel dispenser in the pool restroom.

Marine Patrol

Marine Patrol received 32 calls for service and performed 11.17 escorted hours, 18 boat safety inspections, two boat tows and 32 quagga inspections. Nine fishing license checks were performed and two fishing related citations were issued. Four citations were issued for expired/ no state registration and six for expired/no POA registration.

About Community Patrol

The POA contracts with U.S Security Associates to provide Community Patrol and Marine Patrol services to assist with non-emergency incidents that pertain to the POA’s Rules and Regulations. The City of Canyon Lake contracts with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department for police services.