They are often called the eyes and ears of local RCMP, a dedicated contingent of community volunteers, on call 24-7 for various incidents and emergencies. Cindy Von Kampen is the President of the Comox Valley Citizens on Patrol…Goat News dropped by their 20th anniversary celebrations in Courtenay tonight.

Von Kampen says several members have been on board…since day one!

Von Vampen highlights a recent effort in partnering up with ICBC, and local RCMP.

Citizens on Patrol members gathered at Courtenay’s Bill Moore Park Lawn Bowling Building to celebrate 20 years of community service. Several RCMP members were on hand to join in the festivities.