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2018 in summary

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[2] SEARCH – Porthtowan, 01/01/2019 15:58 hrs

Not long after team members were back home from the safety cover on Brown Willy, we were called out on our first real job of 2019 after two aggressive dogs on leads were reported persistently barking at the top of … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Call Outs

[30] SEARCH – Illogan, 09/11/2018 10:09 hrs

During the morning the team were put on stand-by to assist the Police in the search for a missing male from the Redruth area. Initial enquiries indicated that he may have been heading towards Illogan, so a search plan was … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[28] SEARCH – Camborne, 20/10/2018 00:10 hrs

Just after midnight the team were contacted to support Devon & Cornwall Police in the search for a missing 50 year old female in the Camborne area. Despite being missing from home in an urban area, initial searches had drawn … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[26] RESCUE – Ding Dong mine, 25/09/2018 17:20 hrs

For a team that is more often than not busy with search jobs, it’s been great for us to have forged a better working relationship with SWAST (South West Ambulance Service) recently. Our third casualty evacuation of the summer saw … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[25] SEARCH – Ashton, 17/09/2018 05:50 hrs

During the early hours of the morning we were alerted to an ongoing investigation into a young male missing ‘near Penzance’. Having come from out of county, it wasn’t initially clear where he was missing from, but further Police investigations … Continue reading

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[23] SEARCH – Hayle, 22/08/2018 20:55 hrs

Early evening team search managers were alerted to an ongoing search for a despondent male in the Hayle area. As further information came to light, high-priority search areas in the Hayle Towans were identified and the full-team were called-out, including … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs