Lifeguard/Harbor Police Blotter

Northbound swimmers hanging onto border fence, screaming for help

San Diego lifeguard reports May 22-27

May 27 08:32 Medical: Lifeguard, emergency and medical units respond to Tower 13 for man with breathing problems. Medical transports patient to Scripps La Jolla. 09:08 Boating: Lifeguard responds to the foot of Ladera St. ...

Stolen car submerges itself at National City launch ramp

San Diego Harbor Police report May 27- June 8

June 8 Harbor Police stored a dinghy that was adrift near the Bali Hai dock in North Bay. Harbor Police responded to the A-3 Laurel Street Anchorage for two suspicious subjects attempting to pull a ...

Electricity theft next to Tuna Harbor

Fights, jet ski collision, overloaded dinghy, graffiti at Hilton

May 23 Harbor Police responded to Marina Cortez [Harbor Island] for two subjects physically fighting. Harbor Police found one of the subjects pushed the other into the water. Both subjects declined to press charges on ...

Stopping fights and starting hearts

San Diego lifeguard reports April 23-29

Apr 29 10:15 Medical: Multiple lifeguard units and vessel respond to a report of a 50 year-old male, conscious and breathing. Call upgraded to CPR in progress, three shocks given with defibrillator. Medical unit transports ...

Small sailboat rams Californian

Rigging and spreader damaged

May 8 Harbor Police issued a citation to a boater that was in a slip at the Harbor Police guest slips without a valid permit or reservation. Harbor Police responded to National City Pier 32 ...

Seal molesters slip away

Lifeguards busy in April

Apr 15 08:24 Enforcement: SDPD requests Lifeguards to stop traffic under Ventura Bridge while they diffuse an M80 found on rocks. 11:22 Boating: Person calls Lifeguards reporting two PWCs speeding in the Ski Beach area. ...

Dockless scooters tossed from docks

Harbor Police reports Apr. 4-19

Apr 19 Harbor Police were dispatched to a female who was observed swimming in the bay around the Marriott Marina. HP located the subject as she was already out of the water, extremely cold and ...

Ripped in a rip current

San Diego lifeguard rescues March 12-18

Mar 18 07:11 Swimmer: Lifeguards respond to two swimmers in South Mission Jetty rip. One swimmer with obvious intoxication. Two rescues in high-hazard area. 11:55 River: Lifeguard unit responds to San Diego Police Department request ...

Boat owner sells vessel to different people — duplicate pink slips

Harbor Patrol reports March 13-31

Mar 31 Harbor Police Harbor Police issued a citation for illegal mooring at the Harbor Police guest dock for a person who did not have a reservation. Harbor Police assisted a vessel in distress that ...

Man jumps from OB Pier at midnight, body washes up at 3 a.m.

Lifeguards make five cliff rescues

Mar 11 11:28 Diving: Lifeguard, emergency and medical units respond to diver being dragged out of the water at 2100 Vallecitos. Diver suffering from 70’ rapid ascent. Patient advised with medical. 12:49 Boating: Lifeguard vessel ...

Missing crab pots at Tuna Harbor

Harbor Patrol resurrect thankful man at Cabrillo Marina

Mar 10 Harbor Patrol responded to the Harbor Patrol Guest slips to investigate a fuel spill. Harbor Patrol located the suspect vessel and issued a citation to the owner. Mar 8 Harbor Patrol documented a ...

Boater and dog rescued off tidepools at Point Loma after running aground

San Diego Harbor Patrol reports Feb. 18-22

Feb 22 Harbor Patrol documented some graffiti that was painted on the underside of a bridge. Feb 20 Harbor Patrol issued a citation to a boater in the A-1 La Playa Cove anchorage for not ...

Panga on the rocks — ten life jackets found

San Diego lifeguard reports Feb. 5-15

Feb 15 08:20 Boating: Reporting person calls admin line regarding 19-ft. Mastercraft, motor malfunction in Fiesta Bay. Lifeguard vessel responds. Good Samaritan provides tow to Ski Beach dock. Lifeguards cancel. Feb 14 17:24 Medical: Lifeguard, ...

Stolen vessel not stolen

San Diego lifeguard reports January 28 to February 17

February 17 Harbor Patrol located a subject in the Glorietta Bay area that was having difficulty rowing his 16' vessel back to the dock due to his engine being disabled. Harbor Patrol Towed the vessel ...

"Skiff on the rocks" not an adult beverage

San Diego lifeguard reports Jan. 9-14

Jan 14 10:10 Boating: Lifeguard boat unit responds to skiff on the rocks at Hospitality Point. Boat towed to Dana Rental reception dock after engine lost on rocks. 10:12 Medical: Lifeguard, emergency and medical units ...

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