Public Safety Services

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The Public Safety Officers are made up of people with backgrounds as Police Officers, Fireman, and Paramedics who are all here to serve the Sandy Pines Community to the best of their ability. The Public Safety Patrol staff is trained in First Aid, CPR and use of an AED. We have 6 full time officers, 5 part time officers, and many seasonal officers.

If you have an emergency please call 911 first and then the Public Safety Office at 616.896.9006! Our medically trained staff is able to respond faster.

SERVICES PROVIDED

Office Hours

Main Gate
24 hours/day, 365 days/year
Please call ahead to make an appointment.

Phase 3 Gate
(Open between Memorial Day & Labor Day Weekend)

Contact Information

Telephone: (616) 896-9006
security@sandypines.com

Emergency Services Director:
Steve Deyarmond

Security Services Director:
Keith Garvelink

 

Departments

Public Safety News

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 November 18 Update

To our valued Sandy Pines Members and Community: We are writing to provide an update to recent announcements made Sunday November 15, 2020 by the Governor and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) which will be in effect today for the next 3 weeks. The order is pausing certain gatherings and activities…

Security November News

September 2020 Call Statistics and Types In September of 2020, Security Services responded to a total of 102 incidents. This represents an increase of 82% from September of 2019. The call types and numbers appear below. Noise Complaint: 6 Property Damage Accident: 7 Alcohol Violation: 2 Domestic: 2 Misc. Rule Violation: 8 Medical: 14 Illegal…

2021 Calendars

Get your 2020 Sandy Pines Wall Calendar and start planning for the new year and summer season. The calendars feature 12 months of  Sandy Pines signature events, seasonal openings & closings, Board of Directors Meetings, US holidays, moon phases, and more alongside park photos displaying year-round beauty of our park. The calendars also include a…

Security October News

August Incidents In August of 2020, Security Services responded to a total of 103 calls for service. This reflects a 36% increase in calls for service from August of 2019. Below are the call types and numbers. Abuse of Staff: 2 Alarm, Security: 2 Alcohol Violation: 2 Animal Complaint: 4 Assist Other Agency: 4 Damage…

Security September News

July Incidents In July of 2020 Security Services responded to 180 calls for service.  This reflects a 30% increase in volume from July of 2019.  The call types and numbers appear below. Parking Complaints: 2 Open Door: 31 Abuse of Staff: 1 Reckless Driving: 4 General Assistance: 7 Traffic Complaint: 6 Vehicle Impound: 1 Boat…

Golf Cart License Plate Registration

Plates & Registration Beginning Mon 8/17/20 Public Safety Officers will take calls to schedule license plate pick up appointments. Taking into consideration the volume of appointments that we had this season, golf carts will now be required to have the license plates installed by October, 2021. This provides time to register the golf cart, pick…

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 August 5 Update

To our valued Sandy Pines Members and Community: We are writing to provide an update to the announcement sent Tuesday, July 28, 2020 regarding an employee who tested positive for COVID-19. Thank you for prayers, calls, offers to help and overall patience and understanding of our current situation. Sandy Pines’ leadership continues to work with…

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 July 28 Update

To our valued Sandy Pines Members and Community: We are writing to provide an update to the announcement sent Sunday, July 26, 2020 regarding an employee who tested positive for COVID-19. Sandy Pines’ leadership spent Monday with representatives from the Allegan County Health Department (“ACHD”) reviewing process and procedures to protect the health and safety…

Lake Treatment 7/27/20

Lake Monterey is scheduled for spot treatments on Monday 7/27/20. Watch for signs in treated areas which may include swimming bans. More information and our treatment schedule is available on our online calendar at SandyPines.com/Calendar PLM Lake Treatment

COVID-19 July 26 Update

COVID-19 July 26 Update

To our valued Sandy Pines Members and Community. We wanted to provide an update to our RAVE Alerts that were sent late yesterday afternoon (Saturday 7/25). We were notified that a member of our staff tested positive for COVID-19.  Upon this notification, Sandy Pines contacted Allegan County Health Department.  As an immediate response to protect…

Memorial Flea Market
May 29, 2021

4th of July Fireworks
July 3, 2021

50th Family Fun Day
July 17, 2021

Christmas In August
August 6-8, 2021