Category Archives: 2018

[27] SEARCH – Par, 27/09/2018 14:06 hrs

Thirty team members from the two sections converged on Par to search for an elderly missing male believed to be suffering with dementia. Extensive searches including foot teams, the police helicopter and a SARDA search dog scoured the local area … Continue reading

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[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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[24] STAND BY – Washaway, nr. Bodmin, 09/09/2018 20:58 hrs

The team were contacted in relation to a missing 19 year old male from Bodmin Hospital last seen  between the Camel Trail and Washaway. Police were conducting high probability area searches and following up sightings so the team remained on … 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

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[22] MINE SEARCH – Lanner, 20/08/2018

As part of an ongoing Police investigation, the Mines Section were requested to drop a shaft in the Lanner area, reported to be just 30-40 feet deep. Two team search managers were joined by five members of the Mines Section, … Continue reading

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[21] STAND-BY – Constantine, 13/08/2018 19:40 hrs

Team search managers were contacted by Devon and Cornwall Police to discuss search options following reports of calls for help coming from a valley near Constantine. Immediate actions were discussed and it was decided that police dog teams should be … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs