[25] SEARCH – Roche, 17/10/2013 08:50

Initially placed on stand by, the team was later called out to the Roche area and deployed 25 team members to search for a 79 year old high risk missing male. Despite extensive searches, assisted by three SARDA search dogs and team members from neighbouring teams from Tavistock and Plymouth, the search was concluded at about 22:30 hours without a find. He was located the following morning 23 miles away by a member of the public, having walked to Davidstow!

[20] SEARCH – Colliford Lake, Bodmin Moor, 1/9/2013 00:10

A thorough search of the shoreline and surrounding moorland was carried out by team members and a SARDA search dog in to the early hours after a small terrier dog had been found running loose with a lead still attached. Fearing that the owner may have got in to difficulty in the area the police called on the team and also a police helicopter, however there was nothing found.

[18] SEARCH – North Cliffs, 16/8/2013 09:45

The team were called to assist with a major search involving police, coastguard, ambulance service and lifeboat resources as well as a helicopter from RNAS Culdrose and another from the police.

Despite some extremely intensive searches in Tehidy Woods, the Towans and surrounding countryside and coastline, the missing male was not located and police enquiries are continuing.

[17] MINE RESCUE – Poldice Valley, 10/8/2013 17:15

The mine rescue team were called by the police and fire and rescue service to assist with the rescue of a person from a mineshaft in the Poldice Valley near Twelveheads. One mine explorer in a group of three was unable to climb out of a mineshaft and was hauled out by CFRS uninjured. He was checked by ambulance staff who were also in attendance.