Category: SARDA Callouts

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 Dog Find

Small-scale search for a 51-year-old female, missing in the Swanpool area of Falmouth since the previous night.

Just before 2am search dog Blitz indicated on an area of deep undergrowth, where the missing female was found in a critical condition. Due to the effects of two cold nights and some significant injuries, she required immediate medical assistance.

Further team members were deployed to help stabilise her before paramedics arrived and she could be evacuated to a waiting ambulance.


Called to Minehead to assist Exmoor MRT for 69 yrs old missing female. stood down 09:50hrs on way.

Sun, 11 Dec 16 Dog Find

CVSRT were called to assist West Yorkshire Police with the ongoing search for a vulnerable female who had been reported missing from Calderdale Royal Hospital. Earlier in the evening the police helicopter (NPAS Carr Gate) had searched and cleared all open areas.

05/08/2016 Find

During a SARDA National training weekend, a search was started for a missing 16 YO male. The eastern bank of the River Dart was searched, and Search Dog Toohey indicated at an area on the bank and waded into the water.

24th April 2016 Dog Find

Lady reported with lower leg injury on the southern edge of Kinder Scout. Dog team find and casualty stretched off to waiting ambulance.

13th Feb 2016

Required to search for 5 missing scouts on a walk on the north York Moors from Clay Bank. Failed to turn up at RV. As searches of the area were about to commence the 5 missing people turned up safe and well. Dogs and teams stood down

11th Feb 2016

Called by South Yorks police at 1630 to search for a missing vulnerable male in the Maltby area near Rotherham. Searches were conducted of the local area and no trace of the missing person was found. The search was stood down at midnight when all viable search areas had been completed.
The male was found by police on the following morning safe and well, outside of the initial search areas

3rd Feb 2016

Assisting Scarborough and Ryedale Mountain Rescue Team in search for missing 31 year old. Turned up safe later that day.


Male reported MFH vehicle found in Saltburn. Tasked by the police to search wooded valley’s and becks with some open ground. Search stood down at 00.30 am till next day.

As searches commencing the following day, a body beleaved to be the misper was found dead at the base of the cliffs about 2 km from the place last seen. Recovered by the RNLI