Citizens Patrol

Citizens Patrol squareThe Stanwood Police Department Citizens Patrol is a collaborative initiative that brings together law enforcement agencies and community members to enhance public safety. This program empowers citizens to actively participate in their community and contribute to the overall well-being of their neighborhoods. Our Citizen Patrol volunteers play a pivotal role in providing essential services to enhance the quality of life for the community.

Essential Duties

  • Provide traffic control during major incidents
  • Open locked car doors and jump-starts
  • Represent Stanwood Police Department at community and city events

Would you like to volunteer?

If you are interested in serving as a Citizen Patrol volunteer and can meet the following criteria, please contact the Stanwood Police Department.

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Must be a Stanwood or Camano resident
  • Valid license and satisfactory driving record
  • No felony or misdemeanor convictions
  • Must submit and clear a background investigation
  • A minimum of 8 hours per month commitment
  • Must complete a Stanwood Police Department training for Citizens Patrol

Sergeant Gilje
(425) 388-5290