Patrol and Security Services


We Offer Five Levels of Patrol Services

Comprehensive – For Worry Free Vacation Home Ownership

Lake Arrowhead is the site of many vacation homes, large and small, whose owners rely on Lake Arrowhead Patrol & Security Services to provide for the special requirements of absentee ownership in a four-season mountain resort.  Our COMPREHENSIVE service combines round-the-clock security services with regular house checks to insure that nothing has gone amiss during the owner’s absence.

Our COMPREHENSIVE service includes the following:

24-HOUR ALARM RESPONSE: The Patrol will respond to you monitored alarm system day or night.  Out patrolmen are radio-dispatched to your home immediately upon receiving notification from your alarm-monitoring service.

HOUSE CHECKS: We make a thorough inspection of each COMPREHENSIVE customer’s vacation home at least once a week. Our patrolmen insure the security of all doors and windows.  They look for evidence of forced entry, theft, vandalism, and damage caused by weather, power failures, animals, gas leaks, and defective plumbing or appliances. Should they find damage that can be corrected or minimized at the scene, they take immediate corrective action. Vacation homeowners are notified IMMEDIATELY of any problems that require their attention. Our patrolmen leave a written record of each visit to your home, indicating dates, names, observations and actions taken.

COMPREHENSIVE service also includes regular night and day drive-by patrol by our security guards, who are in the field 24 hours a day.

KEY HOLDING: The Patrol will make duplicates of your house keys and maintain them in a secure key vault.  If access is needed to your home in an emergency or to admit workmen or installers, at your direction, a patrolman can perform that service for you.  Also, keys can be made available to family members, friends, or renters, at your direction. Our patrolmen also open homes for package delivery and accept parcels on your behalf.  They will give access to and remain with telephone and cable TV installers, etc. for a nominal charge.

SIGN POSTING: We will post distinctive Lake Arrowhead Patrol & Security Services signs which warn a potential intruder that your home is protected by 24-HOUR ALARM RESPONSE.

WINTER SERVICE: Lake Arrowhead Patrol provides winterizing of houses, which includes shutting off water, placing antifreeze in toilets and drains as needed, and adjusting thermostats and water heater setting to appropriate levels.  If you (or guests or renters) are planning to use your home during the winter, the patrol will turn on water, heat and lights prior to your arrival for a nominal charge.Please see the ADDITIONAL SERVICES page for many other services offered by Lake Arrowhead Patrol & Security Services.

PERIMETER- PATROL SERVICE:

Our DRIVE BY service provides routine drive by check of your residence and a weekly perimeter check of the exterior of the home. Your uniformed patrol person will check for broken windows, downed trees, animal damage, or other problems that may have arisen during the previous week. You will immediately be notified of anything requiring your attention.  In addition to patrol and perimeter checks DRIVE BY Service includes the following: 24 Hour Alarm Response, Complimentary Security Inspection, Key Holding, Sign Posting and Total Access to ALL services offered by Lake Arrowhead Patrol and Security Services.

WEEKLY WATCH-PATROL SERVICE:

Our specially priced weekly watch can be the perfect solution for the part time homeowner, who wants to know that someone is routinely checking on their home. A security guard will drive by your home once a week and pick up newspapers, doortags and any other visible evidence that might indicate you haven’t been present. Our Weekly Watch also includes: 24 hour alarm response, complimentary security inspection, key holding, sign posting and full access to ALL services offered by LAP&SS.

RESPONSE PLUS:

A specially priced security package that offers a wide array of services and homeowner options.

24-HOUR ALARM RESPONSE: The Patrol will respond to your monitored alarm system day or night.  Our uniformed patrolmen are radio-dispatched to your home immediately upon receiving a signal from your alarm monitoring service.COMPLIMENTARY SECURITY INSPECTIONS: Our trained security personnel are experienced in recognizing residential security deficiencies, many of which can be quickly and economically remedied.  At no charge, they will inspect your home and recommend steps you can take to make your home more secure. In addition we are a Key holder: The Patrol will make duplicates of your house keys and maintain them in a secure key vault.  If access to your home is needed in an emergency or to admit workmen or installers, at your direction, a patrolman can perform that service for you.  Also, keys can be made available to family members or friends, at your direction. SIGN POSTING: Your RESPONSE PLUS service includes the posting of distinctive Lake Arrowhead Patrol & Security Services signs that warn a potential intruder that your home is protected by 24-HOUR PATROL RESPONSE.TOTAL ACCESS TO ALL PATROL SERVICES.

CONVENIENCE PLAN:

Some mountain homeowners opt not to have an alarm system or to subscribe to security patrol, but still desire access to the many other services provided by Lake Arrowhead Patrol. Our low-priced CONVENIENCE PLAN service fills this need.

KEY HOLDING: The Patrol will make duplicates of your house keys and maintain them in our secure key vault. If access to your home is needed in an emergency or to admit service or delivery persons, at your direction, a patrolman can perform that service for you. Also, keys can be made available to service persons, family members or friends, at your direction.

SIGN POSTING: Your CONVENIENCE PLAN service includes the posting, at your home, of our distinctive Lake Arrowhead Patrol & Security Services signs and window stickers that identify you as a Lake Arrowhead Patrol & Security Services customer. Our signage is a deterrent to crime.

TOTAL ACCESS TO ALL PATROL SERVICES: Your subscription as a CONVENIENCE PLAN customer also allows you complete access to all of the Patrol’s additional services, which include interior house checks, water turn-on and turn-off, trash disposal, newspaper delivery, free notary service, free FAX and copy service, laundry and dry-cleaning pick-up and delivery, and coordination of a wide range of home maintenance services. See the ADDITIONAL SERVICES page for more details. A complete listing of Patrol services and individual charges will be provided to CONVENIENCE PLAN customers.

Our CONVENIENCE PLAN customers tell us that they find it reassuring to know they can turn to us for a variety of homeowner conveniences. We are on duty 24 hour a day, 365 days a year.