Sunday, January 31, 2016
0715 Checked all of the businesses, parks and bridges. All were found clear.
0805 A UPS package taken to the rear during check
0815 All of the vacation homes were found secure
0830 Out of service for Rio Vista Church detail
1300 Back in service, resuming patrols of the neighborhood
1315 Received call on detail phone requesting as vacation home check
1400 Received a complaint of a W/M subject loitering at the SE 7 Street entrance to Rio Vista. When I arrived the subject was consuming a beer and reading a newspaper. He was asked to leave the area permanently or be removed by arrest. He elected to dump out all of his beers and collected his garbage as he left.
1500 Patrolled the parks again
1530 Final checks of the area, including foot patrol around the church and school properties.
Monday, February 01, 2016
0630 10-8, I left a message with Carol. There are no new voicemails or texts. I reviewed the activity log.
0645 Began and completed the out of town checks, all appear to be secure.
0715 School bus stops patrolled
0800 Patrolled Isles, bridges and LYC, no unusual activity to report. No fisherman present.
0830 Patrolled Rio mainland, and business district. A very quiet day due to heavy rain.
0900 Spoke with RVCA members in LYC parking lot, nothing of importance.
0940 Remained visible Rio mainland.
1705 Moved vehicle parked in lane on Cordova
1930 Attended RVCA HOA meeting at the church. Concerns brought up over the Domino’s Pizza for people hanging out late at night and blasting music. I advised that we would provide extra patrols. There was a large showing of support for the detail and much appreciation for everyone working.
2100 Back to patrols
Sunday, January 17, 2016
1630 I called in the detail and reviewed the log. I am starting patrol.
1830 completed checks, all appear secure
2030 quiet and cool day, checked park numerous times with no loose dogs
Monday, January 18, 2016
0615 conducted early morning patrol of business district along south Federal Highway. No unusual activity to report.
0700 Began and completed the out of town checks, all appear to be secure.
0800 Patrolled isles, bridges, and LYC.
0830 Stopped by residence to address his concern, all 10-4.
0900 Patrolled Rio mainland and parks, plenty of people out jogging, walking dogs, ETC. I remained visible on mainland.
Sunday, December 20, 2015
2230 10-8, I added a check to the list.
0130 completed drive-by checks of all vacation homes.
Monday, December 21, 2015
0800 Began and completed the out of town checks and all appear to be secure. There were no packages present this morning.
0940 We received an email requesting check on elderly resident. Went by this morning and introduced myself and advised him if he needs anything to ask. I will continue to check on him.
1010 Patrol of Isles, bridges, and LYC. No unusual activity to report.
1030 A quick patrol of Rio mainland and parks.
1545 Call from resident in reference a door handle ripped off his Lexus parked in the drive. This occurred from 230-300 pm. I took the report and processed the car for latent fingerprints
1820 Email complaint of people running one way. (I began enforcement)
1915 Traffic stop of golf cart with no lights. Shorted out and got working again
2000 Traffic stop for one way violation. (a was warning given)
2330 Continuing patrols through the area.
Sunday, December 06, 2015
1640 called in detail and starting patrol.
1800 Completed checks, routine patrol
2110 10-7 It was a very quiet night.
Monday, December 07, 2015
0810 Began and completed the out of town checks, all appear to be secure.
0830 Meet up with U30 at member residence in reference to a stolen car. Stated he left the fob in the center console overnight and the 2016 Yukon was unlocked. The car has been recovered in Miami as it was about to be stripped, an arrest was supposedly made.
0920 Patrolled Rio mainland and parks.
1000 Patrolled isles, bridges, and LYC, pretty quiet day.
1030 Patrol of business district.
1045 Final rounds.
1500 10-8, message from advising her car was broken into overnight. I called her back and she requested I met her at her work at Jack and Jill at 1315 W. Broward in 30 min.
1540 Met reporter at nursery. There were no signs of forced entry and an empty sunglass case was taken. I processed the car and submitted possible latent prints. The burglary occurred between 9 pm-9 am last night. Case #34-1512-191077
1830 Checked in with officer who was working a detail for Telemundo filming in the 600 block SE 12 Terrace.
2000 Checked Yacht club parking areas and Hemmingway
2200 Continued patrols, quiet
Monday, November 23, 2015
0730 Began and completed the out of town checks, all appear to be secure.
0830 Patrolled Isles, bridges, and LYC. No unusual activity to report.
0900 Foot patrol of VSY park which had many residents at.
0930 Patrolled Rio mainland and business district.
1000 Final rounds.
I responded to the location to meet with reporter. It turns out that he had a tower garden (an upright structure used for growing herbs) partially disassembled next to the trash cans in his driveway. Sometime this morning, someone took it and left a note “Thanks for the tower garden trash J” on his front door in feminine handwriting. He thought that this was a snide remark made by the thief. I completed the report anyway and asked RVCA to send out an email blast to return the garden.
1820 Added vacation check to the list.
1915 Added vacation check to the list
2030 Added vacation check to the list. Thanksgiving is upon us!
2100 City is setting up the levys for the upcoming high tide!
2200 Checked Hemmingway and Yacht Club
0000 Continuing patrols
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
1645 I began my patrols and checks of the vacation homes after adding the litany of new checks to the check list.
1730 I received a call from the complaint of a vehicle partially blocking their driveway access. Upon my arrival the suspected vehicle had already left the area. It was apparently a subject with children attending the ever growing soccer camps at Virginia Young Park.
1815 Dispatch to a call of a ladder thrown of a fence by the occupants of a dark colored truck. The given address does not exist but I checked the area and could locate nothing to support the call. Anonymous called with no callback number given to the dispatcher.
2015 I located a severely intoxicate W/M subject walking along SE 9 Ave near SE 6 Ct. The subject was staggering about without concern for vehicles passing in the area. He advised he was staying nearby and I was able to confirm this with the homeowners who were present. This subject was allowed to enter their home and was taken out of the streets, no further actions taken.
2020 All of the vacation homes checked secure
2100 Checked the business, entrances streets, church and school.
2115 Report of a juvenile subject that was shot with a pellet gun in the 700 block of SE 9 Street. It turned out to be an attempted robbery by juveniles with several bb/peter/soft air type guns. #34-1511-184623. It is possible there will be vandalism complaints of vehicles being shot with BB’s in the morning when people come out to see their vehicles.
Suspects vehicle is a tan colored 2008 Chevrolet SUV. A BOLO was placed over the air and the ROC units circulated the area attempting to locate. The investigation will be continuing through the night. Subjects attempted another robbery of juveniles on 7 st. Subjects were taken into custody by joint effort by Rio Patrol and ROC teams. Charged with armed robbery and aggravated assault.
2125 Received a text message of yet another vacation home request for the holidays. I added this information to the daily checklist.
2300 10-7 (Happy Thanksgiving to all)
Sunday, October 25, 2015
0810 Began and completed out of town checks, all appear to be secure. I moved several papers to the rear.
0915 Isles and Cordova still under water.
0930 Patrolled business district along Federal. No unusual activity to report.
1000 Patrolled parks which had many Rio residents taking advantage of the nice weather.
1030 Water subsiding on Cordova, patrolled LYC and Hemingway Landing.
1045 Final rounds, quiet day.
Monday, October 26, 2015
0715 Began and completed out of town checks. Cordova is virtually shut down with the boats are actually higher than the roadway.
0800 Patrolled Rio Vista mainland and parks. No unusual activity to report.
0820 Traffic enforcement along SE 9Ave. Two verbal warnings provided to Rio members in reference to stop sign violation.
0915 Completed out of town checks, all secure.
1700 I spoke to Officer Calvey who was working a gas leak on 11 Ct. The call was handled by Fire.
1730 Met with resident of auto theft from last Friday at his house. Windows were all open on the vehicle again, but thankfully, no keys inside this time.
1830 Tides are here!
2000 10-8, conducting unmarked patrols
2200 Stopped vehicle that pulled in front of construction site on 12 Terrace and opened trunk. Female driver had car overheating coming back from around the detour. All ok.
Sunday, November 08, 2015
0620 I began my patrols and checks of the vacation homes
0730 I checked the above listed house as requested during the overnight text message
0745 I responded to a complaint of fishermen on the SE 9 Ave Bridge. No fishermen were present.
0800 I responded to a new complaint of fishermen on the SE 10 Street Bridge. Upon arrival I checked the licenses of those present. Those with a valid license were allowed to stay those who did not possess a license were told to leave.
0815 I assisted patrol units on an abandon vehicle complaint in the 1100 block of SE 11 Street.
0900 All of the vacation homes checked secure.
0930 Monitored the parking lots of the church and school
1000 Checked the Yacht Club
1030 Checked all of the parks
Monday, November 09, 2015
0830 Received a call from member who requested Rio Patrol to his residence in reference to an unknown W/M engaging in conversation on his property. The W/M stated to that he has a warrant. Upon my immediate arrival, I made contact with resident and the unknown W/M, later to be identified who stated he is in the area looking for work and was going to knock on the door seeking a job. Subject stated he possibly has a warrant out of GA for narcotics. A teletype check revealed no active warrant. Subject stated he is heading to Oakland Park for a shelter and left upon my request north on Fed.
0910 Began and completed the out of town checks. All appear to be secure.
0950 Received a call from member) in reference to her unlocked car being rummaged through last night. Stated she did not suffer any loss and wanted to file a report.
1000 Patrolled Isles, bridges, and LYC. No unusual activity to report.
1030 Patrol of Rio mainland, parks, and business district.
1040 Spoke to Officer McDowell who was taking the report. Also yesterday FLPD had arrested W/M juveniles reference to burglary vehicle at 600 block of N. Rio. Probably all related.
1045 Final rounds.
Sunday, September 27, 2015
0700 10-8, called in detail and starting vacation checks
0900 The tide is at its max, WOW. I’ve never seen it this high. I have to wait to check several of the houses.
1100 10-7, left to wash the salt off my truck. Almost to the door frame in some areas
Monday, September 28, 2015
0540 Patrolled business district of S. Fed. No unusual activity to report.
0555 Removed several un-permitted fisherman from bridges.
0625 Began and completed out of town checks, all appear to be secure.
0720 Final rounds, off to a week of CIT training.
1800 Checked Yacht Club and Hemmingway
1915 Call from resident of suspicious car circling the area. I contacted the vehicle at SE 9 St/ 9 Ave. Dark tinted windows and slowly circling. I initiated a traffic stop. Driver was Domino’s pizza driver lost looking for an address. I called the reporter back and advised. Also went to the Dominos to suggest giving him a sign for his car.
1940 Removed 2 illegally parked cars on Cordova blocking traffic
2030 Rio Vista is flooded, the high tides are sinking the roads rapidly.