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[6] SEARCH – Penzance, 02/05/2018 18:30 hrs

Yesterday evening the team were called by the police to assist in the search for a vulnerable missing male in the Penzance area. Three foot-teams conducted searches of residential streets, Penzance town centre and surrounding alleyways, along with thorough searches … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[3] RESCUE – Snow response, 18-19/03/2018

With further heavy snow forecast in the region, team members were on stand-by to assist with further incidents, particularly outside of Cornwall. During the day, heavy snowfall caused numerous problems along the A30 in Devon and over 50 miles of … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[2] RESCUE – Snow response, 01-02/03/2018

Due to the forecast of heavy and persistent snow over the start of March, the team were put on stand-by to assist the emergency services. Over a period of three days (and nights), crews of 4×4 drivers and medically-trained team … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[1] RESCUE COVER – Brown Willy run, 01/01/2018

A firm fixture in our annual calendar is the Brown Willy Run, where 400+ runners take on seven miles of mud from Jamaica Inn to the top of Brown Willy and back. For once the weather was dry, but the … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[30] SEARCH – Mullion, 07/12/2017 00:16 hrs

Late last night (or early this morning) the team were called-out to assist in the search for an 82-year-old male with dementia, missing from home in Mullion. Whilst a SARDA dog-handler worked through fields close to the male’s home address, … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Call Outs

[29] SEARCH – Penryn, 20/11/2017 17:20 hrs

The team were called by Devon and Cornwall Police early evening to assist in the search for a 46-year-old female missing from the Penryn area. Through the evening, 19 team members searched large areas of woodland along the Glasney Valley … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Call Outs

[28] SEARCH – Illogan, 02/11/2017 09:13 hrs

Today saw a continuation of the search for a 24-year-old missing male, following our search earlier in the week around Bodmin (more details here). The 24-year-old is still missing from home and following a series of sightings and further intelligence, … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Call Outs