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March 9

— SDFD dispatch advises that they are responding to Perez Cove/Ingraham for a patient that is possibly still in the water. A lifeguard rescue vessel and U 4 respond as well as E 20. Fire on scene with RP at Dana Landing and advises that he is 5150 and there is no validity to the report, all units clear and SDPD handles the RP.

— Possible jumper Ingraham St. Bridge, a lifeguard rescue vessel, SDPD and fire respond. SDPD and fire handle lifeguards clear.

— Possible disabled vessel off Adair St. A lifeguard rescue vessel responds and tows vessel further outside the surf where they await Sea Tow.

— 32-year-old female with abdominal pain at the La Jolla Cove bathrooms. A Cove guard, 3 Sam and M 9 respond. M 9 transports patient to Scripps La Jolla.

— 65-year-old male with a head injury following a bike accident on the board walk at San Luis Obispo. M 21 transports to Scripps.

— Female climbed up the side of the cliff at La Jolla Cove stairs because she was scared of the seals. While 3 King and 31 Sam are responding, citizens scare off seals with trash can lids and the female climbs down safely with no injuries.

March 8

— 3 King reports significant coastal flooding due to high tide and large surf. Homes at North end of boardwalk (new house) have waves going over the seawall and flooding yards and homes. SDPD requested by 24 Sam for crowd control and safety. Situation resolves only after tidal decrease.

— South Mission reports 5150 on jetty. A lifeguard rescue vessel, 2 Sam, Jet 2, SDPD and SDFD Medic 21 and Engine 21 all respond. Subject refuses treatment and is taken into custody by SDPD and transported to DETOX.

— 911 Caller states person being pulled from the water under North Ingraham Bridge. Rescue 1 finds a 65 year old male, apneic and pulseless on the beach. CPR and AED initiated by Rescue 1. A lifeguard rescue vessel, unit 42, 4 Sam, 5 Lincoln, SDFD Medic 48 & Engine 15, SDPD 114 John all respond. Medic 48 transports the still apneic and pulseless patient to Scripps.

— Torrey Pines Glider Port reports a 60 year old male complaining of heat exhaustion on the Citizens Trail. SDLG 31 Sam, Unit 34, SDFD Medic 9 and Engine 35 respond to find the patient made it to the top of the trail and is refusing assistance.

— Mission Guards and 911 caller reports overdue SUP last seen near the tip of the North Channel Jetty. Unit 200, a lifeguard rescue vessel, 24 Sam, 4 Lincoln and ABLE respond and search the area. Missing person found at home and clear after 20 minutes of searching.

March 7

— SDFD reports 3 transients possibly trapped in SD River at Camino Del Rio. 1 River, 3 River and 4 River respond to find 3 people bathing in river.

— 911 call vehicle stuck in water at 7064 Levant St. Persons inside don’t want to get their feet wet. 1-River, 3-River and E-23 respond, all people cleared from vehicle.

San Diego Lifeguards are a 24 hour rescue agency whose responsibilities include water rescue, boat rescue, marine fire suppression, coastal cliff rescue, underwater search and recovery, swift water and flood search, rescue and emergency medical response. San Diego Lifeguards also handle enforcement of city, state and federal laws and regulations. Lifeguards are classified as peace officers with the power of arrest.

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monaghan March 15, 2016 @ 12:23 p.m.

Love our lifeguards. Check out that job description!


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