IMPORTANT UPDATE, RED FLAG WARNING & INTERMITTENT POWER OUTAGES:  Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 - 10:20 am - There are NO current emergencies in the City of San Marcos. With high Santa Ana winds and red flag warnings in place through Wednesday, Nov. 14, residents can expect intermittent power outages throughout San Marcos and County of San Diego as SDG&E takes steps to keep communities safe from wildfire. Follow San Diego Gas & Electric and visit for the latest updates. To prepare, San Marcos Fire Department and the County of San Diego are recommending residents take a “Ready, Set, Go!” approach for peak fire season. To learn how you can prepare, visit

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The City of San Marcos Neighborhood Services and Crime Prevention Section provides the following services to residents, businesses, schools, senior citizen groups, churches, youth organizations, and civic groups. Topics include:

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 Public Safety/Crime Prevention Division  Crime Prevention Manager
1 Civic Center Drive
San Marcos, CA 92069
(760) 744-1050
Ronie Martinez
(760) 744-1050, ext. 3111