Sunday, July 30, 2017       

0930 – I loaded the Rio car and headed over to begin vacation checks.

            I was flagged down by resident who advised that yesterday teens had a party with rude guests. I tried knocking to talk to them about it, but there was no answer. I’ll try again tomorrow.

            Vehicle blocking lane on Cordova, they moved it after I asked.


            Isle checks completed, all 10-4. Met with some nice fishermen with their kids on SE 7 St bridge. All licensed and not blocking road with cars. Kids were given stickers.

1030 – Tom picked me up so I could grab my personal patrol car and leave the Rio car staged at 9 Ave/9 Street.

1200 – 10-7

Sunday, July 30, 2017             

2100    10-8. Called the Hudson line. Left message. Raining heavy. Patrolled the Rio corridors

2200    Responded to station to pick up fresh radio battery. Rain still falling

2220    Continued patrolling Rio mainland

2300    still raining. Continued patrolling the Rio neighborhood.

0000    Rain Continues. Patrolled LYC. All clear

0100    Rain continues. Patrolled the main thoroughfares. All quiet due to rain

0200    secured for the evening

Monday, July 31, 2017       

0815 – 10-8, light rain drizzling. I called in the detail and left a message. There was a voicemail and email from yesterday afternoon reference to new vacation checks. I added them to the log.


            Spoke with driver reference one way violation on SE 9 Ave/ 11 Court. Warning issued.

0830 – Vacation checks.

0945 – Flagged down reference S-7 cat near the road, 701 Cordova. I contacted animal control and they are responding.

1030 – Mainland and Cordova vacation checks are all secure. Moved two packages sticking out of mailbox and newpaper to rear. Heavy rain started, drive by checks for the isles.

            Patrolled SE 7th St mainland in reference to the 27 arrest last night; the rain made this not very productive.

1200 – 10-7

Tuesday, August 01, 2017             

0620- Patrol of Rio mainland and parks in reference to our recent 27 activity.

0710- Began and completed the out of town checks, all appear to be secure. Updated the out of town list.

0900- I spoke with Carol and advised her we are running low on the out of town cards.

0915- Return to Rio, Patrol of isles, bridges, LYC, and Hemingway. No unusual activity to report.

0940- Patrol of Rio mainland and parks.

1830    10-8, back in Rio.  Another message for vacation check.  Added to log and sent a text back to the resident.

2000    Patrolling through area.  Checked businesses along Fed

2100    Drove isles

2300    10-7

Wednesday, 02August 2017,         

0530- 10-8, I left a message with Carol. There was one new voicemail that has been added to the out of town log. There were no new texts, or emails. I reviewed the activity log.

0600- Began patrol of Rio mainland and the 11CT alley way, no unusual activity to report.

0645- Began and completed the out of town checks, all appear to be secure.

0830- Patrol of isles, bridges, and LYC. One fisherman present on 7St bridge with permit.

0850- Patrol of Rio mainland, parks, and business district, all 10-4.

0915- Final rounds.

1715- 10-8. Phoned detail into the Hudson line. One missed call from 10:55am. Returned phone call and resident, advised the residence was being tented and requested extra patrol

1800 – Patrolled isles, mainland, bridges, LYC

1900 – Continued, high visibility patrol with cruise lights on.

2000- Continued patrol, Federal Hwy businesses secure.

2100 – Final rounds.

2115 – 10-7

Thursday, August 3, 2017

1100    I called in the detail and added vacation checks. I am starting checks with the mainland.

1400    Completed checks of the mainland, 10-7.

2200    10-8, I left a message with Hudson. Log reviewed.

2230    Patrolled Rio thoroughfares. All was exceptionally quiet

2245    Patrolled LYC and various isle and all was very quiet.

2315    Drove the main corridors. All was very quiet

0015    continued the patrol. with overhead lights on

0115    Maintained high visibility while driving the residential area. All quiet.

0200    patrolled LYC and Isles. All very quiet

0300    patrolled the main arteries. All clear.

0400    out of service

Friday, August 4th 2017

0700    10-8 Called in detail; no new voicemails

            Check EMAILS

            Entered one new house check


0730    Began house checks

            Received call advising he has returned. He was removed from log.

            Delivered new sign and decal

            Finish vacation checks

1100    10-7

1600-   10-8, I called the detail into Carol.  . I reviewed the activity log. No new voice or text messages left on the phone.

1630-   Patrolled the isles, bridges and yacht club.

1700-   I received a text message that the Rio cards were in and ready for pickup. I picked up and restocked the rio cards.  The remaining cards will be in the trunk.

1730-   Patrolled the mainland and parks.

1800-   Patrolled the businesses along S. Federal Hwy.

1830-   Final patrol of isles and mainland

2100    Responded to assist patrol on Davie Blvd after reports of a 7 year old female that may have been pushed out of a vehicle.

2130    During patrols home was found to have an open garage door and it appeared that no one was home.  Tried to reach resident by phone, text, as well as their “Ring” doorbell, however no success.  I was unable to secure the door and left Rio card.  I checked LYC and located resident.  Contact was made and he was very appreciative of the patrol, and promptly responded to his residence to secure the door.

2200    Continued high visibility patrols of mainland and isles.  Made contact with known fisherman on 10th and reminded them to not leave trash behind.

2230    Patrols of mainland all clear

2300    High visibility patrols, checks of businesses on Fed all clear

2315    Maintained visibility at 9/Fed BCS as guests were leaving.

0015    High visibility patrols, check of LYC all clear

0200    Continued high visibility patrols of mainland and isles, all clear

0315    10-7

Saturday August 5, 2017

0530 – 10-8, I left a message with my hours. I review the log, messages, emails, and texts.

0535- Did all property checks

0900   Patrol of LYC, businesses along Fed

0930  10 7

1400    10-8 called in detail hours

            2 new voice messages


            Updated vacation log

            Began roving patrols

1615    3 packages left at front door. They were moved to the back, door.

            Drive through of Hemmingway

Sun, August, 6, 2017

0730    10-8.  Called in detail. 

1 missed call. On call back advised of the 3 boys without shirts on knocking on her front door.  Advised that the non emergency team took care of the issue last night.  Two new text messages reference the above incident advising that there were 3 boys without shirts knocking on her door  last night.  I made contact and was advised that the non emergency team took care of the issue. 

0755    Started vacation checks.

1000    Completed vacation checks.  Everything 10-4. 

1010    Received a call advised that she found a large brown Chocolate Lab in front of her house that she put in her backyard until she can locate the owner. also advised that she left a note on the “NextDoor” website reference the dog. (I was not flagged down reference a missing dog) ……A little while later called back to say that her neighbor was the owner of the dog and the dog had been returned. 

1040    Continued roving patrol with cruise lights activated.  Everything 10-4. 

1130    10-7.

Tuesday, August 08 2017

0530- 10-8, I left a message with Carol. There were multiple new emails, voicemails, and texts. That have been addressed or added to log. I reviewed the activity log and updated the out of town log..

0610- Patrol of 11ct alley way and Rio mainland. We are receiving complaints of kids jumping off of 9ave bridge and the same kids hanging out by cemetery area possibly smoking S57, please patrol due to recent complaint.

0700- Began and completed the out of town checks, all appear to be secure.

0830- Patrol of isles, bridges, and LYC.

0900- Patrol of  business district along S. Fed

0915- Final rounds.

0930- 10-7

I made contact with complainant. I discussed our sporadic hours and confirmed with them that we do patrol the 11ct alleyway. was thankful for us stopping by.

1800 – High visibility patrols of mainland, isles, YLC, and Fed Hwy business corridor; all secure

1900 – 7th St fishermen advised to make sure to clean up after himself; had fishing license

1930 – Resident phoned into detail line advising he came home a day 

            early; log adjusted. Also was very, very appreciative of FLPD and all that we do.

2000 – Continued high visibility patrol through neighborhood with cruise lights on.

2115 – 10-7

Wednesday, August 09 2017,           

0530- 10-8, I left a message with Carol. There were no new voicemails, texts, or emails. I reviewed the activity log.

0645- Began and completed the out of town checks, all appear to be secure.

Received  2 email requests that has been added to the out of town log.

0810- Patrol of isles, bridges, and LYC.

0840- Patrol of Rio mainland, parks, and 11ct alley. No unusual activity to report.

1500   10-8, detail called in to Carole. Reviewed detail log and began patrol.

1724   Alarm at residence, canceled proper code at 1726 prior to my arrival.

1758   Traffic stop, stop sign violation at NRV & 9 Ave. Cart operator contacted and warned and admonished reference the stop violation and unregistered cart.

2000   Corridors, parks, LYC, Hemingway & neighborhood secure, 10-7.   

Thursday August 10th, 2017        

0800 – Was able to complete the Isle’s out of town checks in light rain before downpour began. Also was able to physically complete out of town checks

0900 – Visually checked remaining out of town checks, all appeared secure. Patrolled mainland, Isles, LYC, and Fed corridor

1000 – Continued Patrol

1030 – 10-7

1500   10-8, detail called in to Carole. Reviewed log and began out of town checks that Ofc Wright could not get to, before the rain starts again.

1550   Out of town checks completed,

2000   Corridors, parks, LYC, Hemingway and neighborhood secure, 10-7.

Friday, August 11th 2017

0700-   10-8 Called in detail; 1 missed call; return caller who advised he was trying to report a         child he found walking down the street on SE 6th st and SE 9th Ave. Turns out kid ran                   behind mom as she left for a bike ride.

0800    Began vacation checks


0934    Email to add one house check to the log

            Finished vacation checks        

            Roving patrols

            Check of Rio Vista church

            Hemmingway, and OLYC

1600-   10-8, I called in detail to Carol.  I reviewed the activity log.  Two new text messages left on the phone. One was to drop off a sign for new member.  The second text message was regarding a suspicious vehicle that was parked in front of  SE 7 Street.

1615-   I responded to SE 7th Street. I observed the vehicle Grey, Honda properly parked on the roadway.  When I rag the tag it came back registered Pompano Beach.  The vehicle was not reported stolen, nor did it appear to be an unreported stolen vehicle.  While I was running the tag the reportee came out and told me that she had observed the vehicle parked there for approximately an hour.  The reportee was concerned because the vehicle had a lot of clothes and items in it and it looked liked someone could be living in it.  I advised the reportee that the vehicle was not stolen and it was only parked there for an hour.  I advised that if the vehicle remains there a long time we will contact the owner and make sure the vehicle gets removed.

1640-   I dropped off sign to. No one was home so I left it at front door.

1700-   I patrolled the mainland and parks.  It should also be noted, that the Honda that was parked SE 7th Street was no longer there.

1730-   Patrolled the isles, bridges and yacht club.

1815-   Conducted vacation check.

1830-   Final check of mainland and isles.

2130    10-8, called in detail and reviewed logs/vacation log.  There were no new calls or texts.                   

2200    Began patrols of neighborhood and isles.

2210    , vehicle backed in to the driveway, with brake lights on.  Vehicle was found to be unoccupied, made contact with homeowner and she said that it was a malfunction and couldn’t turn lights off.  Appreciative of the check.

2304    Responded to an alarm.  All clear, accidental by homeowner.

1220    Continued high visibility patrols

0100    Patrols of isles, mainland and LYC all clear

0145    Business checks along S Fed, all clear

0300    Continued checks of mainland and isles, all clear

0330    Patrol of LYC, all clear

0400    Patrols of mainland all clear

0430    10-7

Saturday, August 12th 2017

1200-   10-8 Called in detail; check messages and voicemails

            Request for 2 new sign deliveries

            Began vacation checks


1332    Observed a trunk open on a Red Hyundai parked

1426    Deliver sign to new member.

            All mail moved and package moved to rear of property

1500    All vacation checks completed

            LYC, Hemmingway, Rio church

            Roving patrols

1520    Neighbor called about fisherman on a vacant private dock-Corodova and SE 7th st, they were asked to move over 50 ft to the bridge end. They were all permitted.

1600    10-7