RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Outreach Successes |
|Station Area:||Lake Elsinore|
|Written Date:||November 16, 2019||Time:||2:00 PM|
|Incident Date:||October 2019||Time:||N/A|
|Incident Location:||Cities of Lake Elsinore / Wildomar|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Glenn Warrington|
|File Number(s):|| |
During the month of October, the Lake Elsinore Sheriff’s Station, Cities of Lake Elsinore / Wildomar, along with the assistance of Social Workers Action Group (SWAG), a non-profit agency, was able to assist 6 individuals with ending their cycles of homelessness through our homeless outreach program.
- Female 52 years agreed to be housed into transitional housing pending permanent housing.
- Male 45 years was reunited with family.
- Male 54 years was reunited with family.
- Female 62 years agreed to be housed into transitional housing pending permanent housing.
- Male 44 years agreed to be housed into a local temporary shelter.
- Male 50 years agreed to be housed into a local temporary shelter.
- Male 19 years agreed to be housed into transitional housing pending permanent housing.
- 29 individuals volunteered to receive mental health services.
There were 360 engagements with homeless individuals through our outreach. Only the above individuals received the assistance to end their cycle of homelessness. The Lake Elsinore Sheriff’s Station takes great pride in reaching out to individuals and assisting them with ending their cycle of homelessness. These individuals will have the opportunity to receive additional services to assist them with permanent housing, substance abuse education, mental health services, financial education and job placement. We wish them the best of luck as they traverse the path toward improving their lives.
If you see or know of anyone needing assistance, please call the Lake Elsinore Sheriff’s Station, Problem Oriented Policing Team at (951) 245-3300.
As a reminder, "Community Policing" involves partnerships between law enforcement and community members. Business owners and residents are encouraged to report suspicious activity directly to law enforcement by calling Sheriff's Dispatch at (951) 776-1099, or by calling 911 if the matter is an emergency.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's CrimeTips online form.
The Riverside County Sheriff's Department is seeking applicants for Deputy Sheriff, Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Correctional Deputy, Sheriff's 911 Communications Officer, and other employment opportunities such as clerical and support positions. If you are interested in a career with us, please apply at www.joinrsd.org or call 1-888-Join-RSD