Community Patrol stats presented for June


The Community Patrol and Marine Patrol reports for the month of June were presented by the POA on Aug. 6. The Community Patrol report was prepared by Account Manager William Jordan. The Marine Patrol report was prepared by Marine Patrol Captain Don Motteler.

Community Patrol

Community Patrol answered 567 calls for service. Staff performed 3,833 foot patrols of amenities and parks. Eight-five suspicious persons/vehicles were reported with an average response time by Community Patrol of 8.84 minutes.

Three speeding citations were issued by patrol. The speed trailer issued 113 speeding citations. Six miscellaneous traffic citations and 150 parking citations were issued.

Eight citations were issued for verbal abuse to staff and six citations were issued for failure to comply. Three noise citations and eight animal-related citations were issued.

Officers confiscated 52 guest passes and issued 11 citations for gate running.

There were four motor vehicle accidents reported. The accidents occurred at Vacation Drive and Scout Court, Steel Head Drive and Clear Water Drive, Loch Lomond Drive and Long Point Drive.

There were six reports of vandalism in the month of June.

Marine Patrol

Marine Patrol received 358 calls for service and performed 8.25 escorted hours, 277 boat safety inspections, 22 boat tows, one battery assist and 29 quagga inspections. Eleven fishing license checks were performed. Forty-seven citations were issued for POA expired/no registration and one citation was issued for state expired/no registration. No significant incidents were reported.

About Community Patrol

The POA provides Community Patrol Services for the community. Its primary functions are to provide the community with gate access control, Rules and Regulations compliance and incident observation and reporting to the POA.

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.

The primary functions of Marine Patrol are to provide the community with services that include quagga and boat safety inspections, Rules and Regulations compliance and incident observation and reporting to the POA.

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.