||Riverside County Sheriff’s Department
||August 13, 2019
||City of Lake Elsinore
||Sergeant Glenn Warrington
During the month of July, the Lake Elsinore Sheriff’s Station, City of Lake Elsinore, along with the assistance of Social Workers Action Group (SWAG), a non-profit agency, was able to assist eight individuals with ending their cycles of homelessness through our homeless outreach program.
- Female 21 years agreed to be housed at a local shelter.
- Male 37 years agreed to go to detox and housed at a local shelter.
- Male 22 years agreed to be housed at a local shelter.
- Male 53 years agreed to be housed at a local shelter.
- Female 36 years, along with her 8-month old baby agreed to be housed at a local shelter.
- Male 21 years agreed to be housed at a local shelter.
- 13 individuals volunteered to receive mental health services.
There were 120 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, 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.