Community Patrol stats presented for December


The Community Patrol and Marine Patrol reports for the month of December 2018 were presented by the POA on Jan. 23, 2019. The Community Patrol report is prepared by Account Manager William Jordan. The Marine Patrol report is provided by Marine Patrol Captain Steve Haney.

Community Patrol

Community Patrol answered 270 calls for service in December, more than double the amount of service calls patrol received the previous month. Patrol performed 3,578 foot patrols of amenities and parks. Forty-one suspicious persons/vehicles were reported with an average response time by Community Patrol of 3.49 minutes.

Patrol issued 7 speeding citations; speed trailer issued 164. Patrol officers issued 111 parking citations. Three miscellaneous traffic citations and three animal-related citations were issued.

Officers confiscated 355 guest passes and issued six gate runner and 16 failure to comply citations.

Three citations were issued for verbal abuse to staff.

There were 12 reports of vandalism that included the lodge and Holiday Harbor Park, Sierra Park, Indian Beach and a speed trailer. There were four reports of accidents reported at the locations of the main gate, east gate, north gate and Vacation Dr./Compass Dr.

Marine Patrol

Marine Patrol received 38 calls for service and performed 7.5 escorted hours, 0 boat safety inspections, two boat tows and 13 quagga inspections. Three fishing license checks were performed. Four citations were issued for expired/no POA registration. No incidents were reported.

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.