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Category Archives: 2013
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 … Continue reading
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 … Continue reading
As the team had been deployed all day at St Austell, this incident was passed to DSRT Tavistock who attended and located an 86 year old missing male with dementia. He was evacuated by stretcher to an ambulance. Assisted by … Continue reading
Two hasty teams were deployed to make initial searches in the St Austell area for a despondent 74 year old missing male. The full team was then later retasked to check woodlands and ponds in the Charlestown area. Police enquiries continue.
Search to assist police with a search for a missing female believed to be in the sand dunes near Phillack. Eventually located through mobile phone contact with female. HM Coastguard also attended.
Assist police with a search for an elderly missing person last seen at 1800 hrs. Located by police through enquiries.
Team called to search for a despondent male in the RSPB Nature Reserve. Located by police outside of search area unharmed.