Lieutenant Rayls presents Canyon Lake crime stats for July and August 2022

On September 14, Lieutenant James Rayls of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department provided the Canyon Lake City Council with a public safety update for the months of July and August 2022.

In July, deputies responded to 405 calls for service. Eleven Part One crimes were reported: two aggravated assaults, three burglaries, one theft, and five motor vehicle thefts.

Deputies wrote 15 traffic citations and investigated six traffic collisions.

Overall, deputies made 9 arrests in the City of Canyon Lake: four DUIs, one drunk in public, two batteries, one burglary, and one domestic violence.

In August, deputies responded to 365 calls for service. Five Part One crimes were reported: two assaults, one burglary, and two thefts.

Deputies wrote 5 traffic citations and investigated one traffic collision.

Overall, deputies made five arrests: two domestic violence, one battery, and one burglary.

Police services are provided by the City of Canyon Lake through a contract with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. Residents are reminded to contact the police department, not Canyon Lake Community Patrol, for incidents pertaining to the law. For emergencies, call 911. For non-emergencies, call 951-776-1099, extension 5.


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