Gates may be necessary but often lead to confrontation that is hard to enforce. I suggest you err on the side of forgiveness unless flagrant misuse occurs. Have a meeting and revisit your policy. Try not to escalate. Fresh air and/or new ideas sometimes settles things.
Sheriff Kevin Joyce will be speaking on "Law Enforcement for private Road Associations" at the MARA Conference, October 1, 2022, at Maple Hill Farm Inn. Registration opens on our Events Page, July 15th. See you there!