Community Patrol stats presented for January


The Community Patrol and Marine Patrol reports for the month of January were presented by the POA on Mar. 2. The Community Patrol report is prepared by Account Manager William Jordan, who was appointed to his position when Account Manager Mike Erickson resigned in December. The Marine Patrol report is provided by Marine Patrol Captain Steve Haney.

Community Patrol

Community Patrol answered 214 calls for service and performed 3,305 foot patrols of amenities and parks. Thirty suspicious persons/vehicles were reported with an average response time by Community Patrol of 4.86 minutes.

Patrol issued four speeding citations; speed trailer issued 144. Patrol officers issued 61 parking citations. One golf cart related citation and three miscellaneous traffic citations were issued.

Five gate runner and five failure to comply citations were issued. Officers confiscated 41 guest passes.

Eleven citations were issued for verbal abuse to staff. Two animal related citations were issued.

There were 11 reports of vandalism and four vehicle accidents. There were reports of vandalism at Outrigger and Holiday Harbor Park. A house fire on Giant Fir Place was reported.

Marine Patrol

Marine Patrol received 20 calls for service and performed 2.5 escorted hours, eight boat safety inspections, one boat tow and 11 quagga inspections. Nine fishing license checks were performed, one citation was issued. Two citations were issued for expired/no POA registration.

About Community Patrol

The POA provides Community Patrol Services for the community. Their responsibilities include Community Patrol and Marine Patrol, gate access control and enforcement of Rules and Regulations.

Community Patrol can assist with barking or loose dogs, illegal fishing, loud noise complaints, motorcycle riding in the community, speeding vehicles, parking violations, vehicle accidents and other non-emergency incidents.

Police Services

Police services are provided by the City of Canyon Lake through a contract with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. For emergency situations and to report a crime, call 911 for help.