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[33] RESCUE – Roughtor Moors, Bodmin Moor 18/12/2017 15:30 hrs

The team were called to assist two persons on Bodmin Moor who had called the police after one of them became stuck in marshland. A team controller sent a SARLOC message to confirm their position but whilst the team were … Continue reading

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[32] SEARCH – Truro, 17/12/2017 20:20 hrs

The team were called out to search for a missing person from Treliske Hospital. Believed to be suffering with mental health issues and in need of further treatment, there was a significant concern for her welfare and a search of … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Call Outs

[31] WATER INCIDENT – Boyton, near Launceston 10/12/2017 21:00 hrs

A member of the public reported hearing shouts for help and then seeing what they believed may have been a person in distress in flood water near to the River Tamar. A swift multi agency response followed to search the … Continue reading

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[26] RESCUE – Rough Tor, Bodmin Moor 23/10/2017 14:10 hrs

A male reported himself lost in poor weather on Rough Tor. With the previous incident still ongoing, a small hill party from the East Section in one team vehicle were readied for deployment. The male was given phone advice and … Continue reading

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[21] SEARCH, Perranporth, 10/08/2017 20:58 hrs

A ten year old female was reported missing on the expansive sand dunes at Perranporth. Police and coastguard resources were already en route, and CSRT was requested to assist with the search as well. As the team were arranging the … Continue reading

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[8] SEARCH – Chulmleigh, Devon 20/02/2017 13:21 hrs

One of our SARDA dog teams was called to support Exmoor Search & Rescue Team search for a missing male, after his van was located near Chulmleigh. During the afternoon search teams from Devon & Cornwall Police and DSFRS were in attendance, along with North … Continue reading

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[6] SEARCH – Ilfracombe, North Devon, 30/01/2017 12:10

One of our SARDA dog teams along with an extra team member to act as a navigator were sent to assist Exmoor SRT with a search for the occupant of  a vehicle following a road traffic collision. They had been seen wandering … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Call Outs