Volunteers sought for Retired Senior Volunteer Patrol program

The San Diego Police Department’s Northwestern Division is recruiting volunteers for its Retired Senior Volunteer Patrol, or RSVP program.

Volunteers must be at least 50 years of age, fully or semiretired, hold a valid California driver’s license and be available at least two to three days a month for patrol duties.

New volunteers are also required to spend one week in training at the police academy for indoctrination on procedures and policy. The areas patrolled are Carmel Valley, Miramar, Mira Mesa, Sorrento Valley, Torrey Hills and Del Sur.

If interested in the RSVP program, email Armand Olvera at or Steve Eisold at, or call the Northwestern Station RSVP office at 858-523-7021.