2013 Callouts
1/24/13
Search
Weatherfield (H/R) - missing 20 year old male with medical issues stormed out of house after argument - staging at Prong Horn Park - DCSAR search parks and open space in area - subject found at home - 11 members participated
1/24/13
Recovery
Platte River Rd - 1 mile south of the South Platte Hotel - report of a body up the hill from the road - determined to be animal bones - DCSAR released - 12 members participated along with 5 deputies and lab personnel from the sheriff's office
2/1/13
Search
Missing subject from auto accident - Sprucewood - teams staging at the Sprucewood - subject transported by POV to hospital - response cancelled
2-3-13
Search
Bear Lake - Rocky Mountain National Park - missing adult male - search in third day - five members responded - no new clues - subject found deceased on 2/5/13
2-9-13
Rescue
Castlewood Canyon State Park - injured party - fell from tree at base of wall (west side) - team cancelled by fire department en route - they can handle - 14 members stood down
2-9-13
Search
Sommerset Lane (Parker) - stage at O'Brien Park - missing 6 year old male - kid returned home with a group of kids - search ended - 22 members on scene or en route
2-19-13
Search
Gatesbury Circle (H/R) - missing 11 year old male - found at Country Club in Lone Tree - 8 members responded
2-22-13
Search
Northridge Elementary - missing 7 year old female - found at home - no response
3-7-13
Search alert
missing child - cancelled on coordinator pick-up
3-8-13
Winter Weather Standby
Douglas County Office of Emergency Management put DCSAR on standby for bad weather, in case they were needed - no response
3-9-13
Search
Meadow Rose Lane (Castle Pines) missing 4 year old male - missing in bad weather - dressed in pajamas - found at home - DCSAR cancelled en route - 16 members en route
3-13-13
Search
missing 89 year old female from Nursing Home
3/16/13
Search
Madrone Ct - Dove Ridge Park - missing 7 y.o. female - stood-down while en route
3/31/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing Colorado Life Trac subject - found at one of the carports in the facility - 8 members en route
4/1/13
Search
missing 11 year old runaway - ground teams and mobile teams deployed - subject found by dcsar ground team at McDonalds and turned over to S/O - 18 members participated
4/3/13
Search
Roxborough - missing 3 year old female - located at home during response
4/6/13
Search
Alert - Douglas County - missing child - found as coordinator picked up call
4/8/13
Weather Aleart Standby -Unknown
DC Emergency Management - request standby for possible severe snow storm
4/15/13
Search
overdue fisherman - Deckers Store - unable to locate automobile or Last Known Position - deputies and SAR personnel covered roads in area - no car located - DCSAR stood down - 15 members participated - Commerce City treating as missing persons case
4/16/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 11 year old female - found in the house - dcsar cancelled
4/20/13
Search
Rainbow Falls - possible suicidal subject - note and jacket found by camper in the area - items from 2007 suicide (note and jacket) - dcsar cancelled - 4 people on scene from DCSAR
4/26/13
Rescue
Trail 347 C - above Rainbow Falls - ATV accident - ATV roll-over - team dispatched to scene - 11 members en route or on-scene - subject carried to Air Life helicopter by fire crew for evacuation to hospital - DCSAR cancelled
4/28/13
Search
Colorado Springs - missing 60 - year old male (prior stroke) - requesting canine unit from DCSAR - 1 member with canine responded - after completing their task, team was released - subject found later that day - 7 miles from home
4/28/1
Search
Indian Creek Campground - missing couple - called themselves into dispatch saying they were lost - base set up at campground - ground teams located three missing subjects and a dog on trail 800 (third party - also lost found first party and walked/waited with them) - 20 members participated from two staging points (Indian Creek Campground and Roxborough State Park) - subjects non-injured, but cold and hungry
4/30-5/1/13
Search
Sedalia - missing walk-away female - 18 members searched Sedalia and surrounding areas (Plum Creek, Railroad Tracks, roads, etc.) - subject not located - turned over to DCSO missing persons detectives - subject called sheriff's office the morning of the first to say she was not lost
5/4/13
Search
Indian Creek Campground - hunter in area heard someone calling for help - Douglas County Sheriff's officer and DCSAR search the immediate area - failed to turn up anyone calling for help - 16 members of DCSAR and DCSO deputy involved
5/16/13
Search
Dutch Fred Campground - missing 48 year old female - walked off during the night - staging at campground - DCSAR foot teams, atv teams and tracking teams deployed - subject found by DCSAR - north by Rocket Park
5/18/13
Emergency Service Stand by
Indian Creek Campground - Bicycle marathon
5/18/13
Rescue
Trail 800 - north of the power Line - injured Bicyclist from marathon - crashed - suffering head and face trauma - reported to aid station - teams members located, packaged and transported subject to Air Life helicopter - assistance by West Metro Fire Department
5/19/13
Search
Fremont County - Colorado SAR Board looking for canine response - missing 18 year old with epilepsy - found as DCSAR canine team preparing to depart
5/19/13
Rescue
The Noddles - parties called in ask for non-emergency help getting out from the Noddles - tea, preparing to dispatch when other help arrive - DCSAR cancelled
5/20/13
Rescue
Dutch Fred Trail - below the campground - subject rolled his ATV - responded with South Metro Fire and Jackson 105 fire - DCSAR cancelled when subject found at side of LZ - Air Life flew in and took patient to hospital
5/22/13
Rescue
Rampart Range Road - atv accident - cancelled after on-call notification
5/24-27/13
Emergency Service Standby
Holiday Weekend standby - mm 4.2 on Rampart
5/27/13
Rescue
child fell off ATV - examined and referred for further medical
5/27/13
Rescue
subject suffering from methadone withdrawal - turned over to medical
5/26/13
Rescue
Carpenter Peaks area - missing family of three people - left Indian Creek for a 2 hour hike - family hiked out to Roxborough State Park - DCSAR helped parties get back to Indian Creek - remainder of team stood down
5/27/13
Search
Castlewood Canyon State Park - missing 50 year old male - possibly suicidal - located by deputies while SAR en route
5/29/13
Search
Bear Canyon Elementary School - missing 9 year old - failed to return home after school- cancelled when subject arrived at home
6/4/13
Rescue
Bergan Park Trail - atv accident - subject located on Dakan Rd (Bergan Trail) by sheriff's deputies - SAR not needed and cancelled - 3 members responding before cancellation
6/7/13
Search
Castle pines - missing 3 year old - found during SAR response in the garage of the home - 10 members en route
6/8/13
Rescue
Devil's Head - hiker who had wandered off the trail while climbing in the area - found by DCSAR member - 26 members responding or on-scene
6/8/13
Search
Parker - missing 6 year old - found during team mobilization
6/8/13
Search
Camp Shady Brook (Deckers) - 2 missing persons (18 & 19 year old males) - found during response
6/9/13
Emergency Service standby
Poker Rn - Rampart Range rd - 4 medical calls
6/10/13
Search
Colorado Trail - missing 66 year old hiker - left Saturday - failed to check in after Saturday night - daughter requested SAR to check on party - located in Jefferson County by DCSAR team after a spot beacon report - non-distress - 27 members participated
6/12/13
Search
Mesa Verde National Park - the Petro Cliffs - missing 51 y.o. hiker went out Saturday not seen since - Park Service requested canine help - canine team from DCSAR dispatched - returned after two days
6/14/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - 4 missing children - mentally challenged - 2 found during search - 2 others determined to be runaways - search suspended - parties returned - 22 members involved with search along with Sheriff's deputies and Lone Tree P.D.
6/14/13
Rescue
Carpenter Peak Trail - bicyclist feels he is unable to make it out after riding from Indian Creek - 16 members responding - assisted party by taking him back to Indian Creek
6/15/13
Search
Castle Pines North - missing child - found during team notification
6/15/13
Search
Acres Green - missing 9 year old female - failed to return home from park
6/16/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 26 year old female from a party - reported top be highly intoxicated
6/17/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - 12 y.o. male with mental issues - stage at house - subject found - Lincoln and Lone Tree 6 members en route or on scene when subject found
6/19/13
Search
Shamballa - missing 81 year old male - not heard from since early May - sheriff's office wants hasty search around house to make sure not there - found in Castle Rock at a motel - 8 members participated
6/19-20/13
Emergency Service Activation
Evacuation for Forest Fire issues - Rampart Range - north of Highway 67
6/23/13
Rescue
The Jungle Wall (Devil's Head) - called to assist with technical rescue
6/23/13
Search
Lyons, Co - assist to Rocky Mountain Rescue Group - DCSAR unable to field a team
6/25/1
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing endangered adult - found during coordinator call-out - no response
6/28/13
Search
Roxborough area - missing 4 year old male - found during team page - DCSAR cancelled
6/30/13
Rescue
mm6 - campsite 32 - Rampart Range Rd - assist Jackson 105 Fire with an evacuation to waiting Helicopter in Dutch Fred area - 37 year old female - illness - subject flown to Swedish Hospital - 23 members involved
7/1/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 10 year old male - ran from home - mental issues - 8 members of DCSAR along with 12 deputies from sheriff's office and officers from Lone Tree P.D. - subject found at Falcon Park - hiding from officers
7/3/13
Search
Highway 83 at North Russellville rd - deputies caught up with subject from Amber Alert - no children in car - up to 4 reported missing - DCSO asked DCSAR to come help look for children - located in Denver - DCSAR cancelled - 10 members on scene
7/3/13
Rescue
Highway 105 - Paraglider accident - subject walked out from scene - DCSAR cancelled - other participants Larkspur Fire and Douglas County Sheriffs Department
7/7/13
Search
The Pinery - missing male with traumatic Brain Injury - walked off from a party in the Pinery - also severely intoxicated - located by Parker Police prior to arrival of DCSAR- 3 members responding when cancelled
7/7/13
Search
Forest Rd 332 and Colorado Highway 67 (S. of Westcreek) - 2 missing adults - failed to return from their hike - found while DCSAR responding
7/11/13
Search
Acres Green - missing 16 year old female - found during coordinator notification - no response
7/11/13
Search
Castlewood Canyon State Park - 6 missing females - coordinates put them on inter-canyon trail - hasty team dispatched to coordinates - all 6 were ok - walked out with search and rescue team - 16 members responded along with the sheriff's office (3) and the State Parks (1)
7-12-13
Search
Franktown - missing 14 year old female - possibly suicidal - found during DCSAR response
7/13/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing female - went out to ride horses and never returned - once SAR on scene - it was determined that woman trailered the horse and left the scene - no further SAR effort necessary
7/14/13
Search
Alterra Clare Bridge facility - missing endangered female - 79 years old - suffering from Alzheimer's disease - investigations using on-site video showed woman leaving with her family earlier in the day - 8 members responding when cancelled
7/14/13
Rescue
Trail 677 and 676 (Rampart Range area) - stranded ATVs and motorcyclist's out of gas - 5-6 people - DCSAR took fuel up to parties who had made it out to Rampart - were able to get enough fuel and return to their base in Rainbow Falls - 2 members participated
7/16/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 9 year old female - found during coordinator notification - no response
7/16/13
Search
Parker - missing 18 year old male (mental capacity of 7 year old) - located in Highlands Ranch - later in evening - 22 members participating in search along with Parker Police Department
7/23/13
Search
Larkspur - missing 59 year old female - found in home during mobilization - DCSAR cancelled
7/30/13
Search
Spruce Mtn Road & Upper Lake Gulch rd - missing 17 y.o. - found during coordinator call pick-up - no response
7/31/13
Search
Castlewood Canyon Ranch - 2 missing hikers - found during coordinator pick-up - no response
8/1/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing children/confused grandmother - kids missing - 1-3 children involved - located prior to dispatching personnel
8/3/13
Search
Rainbow Falls Park - missing atv rider - gone 9 hours - left 0130 hrs - found during team notification - no response - subject ran out of gas - walked back to base
8/3/13
Search
Indian Creek Campground - 1-3 missing child(ren) - found during notification - no response - returned on their own
8/4/13
Rescue
MacArthur Ranch Rd - report of bicycle accident - off road - trails in area - SAR asked to help locate - cancelled when fire department found along roadway- no response
8/5/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 20 mos old child - 6 members responding/on scene when subject located
8/7/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 12 year old male - endangered - 8 members on scene/en route when subject found
8/8/13
Search
Castle Pines - missing 60 year old female with dementia - found during team notification
8/10/13
Search
Castle Pines - missing 34 year old female - possibly drunk, took sedatives and left - "wearing nothing but a t-shirt" - 15 members responding, when subject located at home
8/11/13
Rescue
Trail 674 - Rampart Range - report of head on crash - two motorcycles on trail - serious injuries - team dispatched to Flat Rocks Campground to meet with fire CP (still en route) - DCSAR staging changed to mm 4.2 - atvs deployed - subjects located on trail 674 B - one subject left against medical advise of fire department - other subject transported by ATV trailer to Sprucewood, where he was then airlifted to hospital - 15 members participated- other agencies participating - Jackson 105 Fire, Castle Rock Fire and Air Life Helicopter
8/11/13
Search
Parker area - missing 3-4 year old - staging at residence - subject found in residence - 8 members responding/ At scene when subject found
8/14/13
Search
Wildcat Elementary School - missing 4th grader - found during coordinator call pick-up - no response
8/14/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 7 year old female who suffers from ADHD - staging set at house - found at house - 6 members responding when cancelled
8/17/13
Search
Indian Creek - horseback accident - victim near a fire station (?) - vehicle located at Indian Creek Trail Head - cell phone cutting out - registering off a cell tower 13 miles NW of Castle Rock - 17 members responded to two staging areas (Indian Creek and Roxborough area) - subject was found by West Metro Fire - transported to hospital
8/18/13
Evidence Search
mm 4.2 Rampart Range Rd - looking for possible weapon from activities earlier in the night - stage at Rampart & Highway 67 - search both sides of road from mm 4.2 to Highway 67 - 14 members responded
8/19/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 4 year old child - found during DCSAR response
8/20/13
Search
Wildcat Elementary School - missing 4th grader - found in school restroom during coordinator call pick-up - no response
8/23/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 87 year old female - found during response - 5 members on the air when found
8/25-26/13
Rescue
Indian Creek Trail 800 - at the Power lines - 3 parties left for hike - one party unable to continue (5 hours into hike) - unsure where exactly they are - car parked at Indian Creek - think they above Roxborough Park staging on backside of Roxborough Park at the gate - teams deployed on Carpenter Peak Trail and down DC 5 to access trail 800 - all parties found by DCSAR field team - evacuated 48 y.o. female by litter to her car - will go to medical via private vehicle - 25 members involved in mission along with Colorado State Parks officer
8/27/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 15 year old male - autistic - left home - found by sheriff's deputies in neighborhood - 4 members in service prior to subject being found
8/28/13
Search
Surey Ridge - missing 7 year old - did not make bus from school - found by deputies
8/29/13
Search
Greenland Open Space - missing 69 y.o. male with dementia - lost while riding bike in Open Space area - 10 members from DCSAR participated along with officers from DCSO, DC Parks and Open Space, Larkspur Fire and Palmer Lake Fire - subject found at Ice Cream Store in Palmer Lake
8/30 - 9/2/13
Holiday Weekend standby
mile marker 4.2 Rampart Range Rd - multiple walk-in requests
8/30/13
Medical
bee sting - back of mouth
8/30/13
Medical
cut arm (skinning a deer)
8/30/13
Search
missing people - showed up before mission could be launched
8/30/13
Medical
case of road rash from atv accident
8-31-13
Rescue
Trail 674 - subject thrown from atv - walk in to Rampart Base to request help - DCSAR deployed ATV teams to scene - subjects atv down 300 foot embankment - 6 members participated
9/6/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 17 y.o. male with possible mental issues - found during response by s/o deputies - 6 members en route
9/13/13
Search
missing child
9/13-15/13
Rescue
Boulder County - severe flooding - assist to Rocky Mountain
9/16/13
Search
Castle Pines - missing 9 year old male - failed to show up for school - cancelled during on-call notification
9/17/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing child - Colorado Life Track call-out
9/17/13
Search
riderless horse returned to stables - subject found during coordinator notification
9/18/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 82 year old male - mild dementia - failed to show up at Doctor's office in Denver - canine and field teams deployed - received call that the subject made it to the Doctor's - 6 hours late - family dispatched to scene to secure subject -11 members and 2 canines responded
9/18/13
Search
Roxborough - missing 11 year old female - found during coordinator pick-up - no response
9/20/13
Search
Southern Douglas County - 2 missing females from Palmer Lake - G.P.S. coordinates in southern Douglas County - staging to be set up at Mountain Ranch Rd and Colorado Highway 105 - located by sheriff's deputies during SAR response
9/20/13
Recovery Work
Loveland area - Severe Flooding - request for canine support to assist searching river banks - Big Thompson Flood area - 4 members responded - team returned - water too high along river banks
9/20/13
Search
Rainbow Falls - 2 missing 13 year old females - missing from campground - located by Teller County sheriff's deputies - DCSAR Cancelled
9/21/13
Search
Rainbow Falls - missing camper - 34 years old - walked out of camp - did not return - subject returned during DCSAR page-out
9/21/13
Rescue
Spruce Mountain area - 2-3 missing parties calling themselves in as lost - reported G.P.S. from their phone indicated them to be north of Spruce Mtn Open Space - located by El Paso County SAR above Palmer Lake - DCSAR sent 15 members to assist with evacuation - 1 woman evacuated - low angle rescue - other 2 companions walked out with evac team - 10 members of El Paso SAR, 5 from Palmer Lake Fire Department, 5 from Tri-Lakes Fire Department and 6 police officers from Palmer Lake and Monument all participated - subject transported to the hospital - illness
9/22-24/13
Search
the Crestones - Custer County - missing hiker - went out 9/17/13 - requesting assets for Tuesday 9/24/13 - team of 4 departed for base and another team member already in area - Monday 9/23 and spent entire day at the Crestones along with Custer County SAR, Fremont SAR, Vail Mountain Rescue and the helicopters from the HAATS unit of the Colorado Army National Guard
9/23/13
Search
Park County - missing hunter - cancelled when large team from Arapahoe arrived on the scene - phase II cell phone pin-pointed located and Arapahoe went to the scene
9/27/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 8 year old runaway found during SAR dispatch - no response
9/28/13
Recovery
Dawson Butte Open Space - assist to Sheriff and Coroner - deceased individual - accessed subject and did a removal by litter carry - 16 members participated
9/28/13
Search
Castle Pines - 2 missing 6 year old children - subjects found while team mobilizing
10/1/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 40 year old female - staged at Northridge Elementary - subject located in SE corner of Highlands Ranch after 6 hour search - 22 members participated
10/13/13
Search
Castle Rock - missing 9 year old autistic child - CLT client - found during coordinator call-out
10/16/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 48 year old female - staging at El Dorado Elementary School - found by local citizens and transported to Littleton Hospital - mission closed
10/21/13
Search
Castle Rock - missing 31 year old male with autism - last seen at residence 7 am - search begun at 8:45pm - SAR called at 1000 pm - 12 members responded to search the local trails and neighborhoods - subject called father from Franktown - got turned around in the canyon and walked out - also participating - Castle Rock Fire and Castle Rock Police
10/25/13
Search
Castle Pines - missing 8 year old child - did not return home from school - subject found by parents while DCSAR mobilizing
10/26/13
Search
Parker - missing 4 year old child - missing 20 minutes- found during coordinator notification - no response
10/29/13
Public Assist
Castle Rock - Airplane Crash - DCSAR asked to respond to locate and shut off an ELT following a plane crash in a Castle Rock neighborhood 3.5 hours earlier - cancelled by Castle Rick Police - safety reasons
10/31/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing child - found during coordinator notification
11/2/13
Rescue
Rampart Range - Flat Rocks - Invalid rolled his ATV - no injuries - dcsar requested to assist getting parties out - cancelled when other riders assisted and up righted bike - 4 members en route
11/2/13
Rescue
Rampart Range - Flat Rocks (Trail 682) - Same individual in prior call rolled his ATV again - no injuries - dcsar requested to assist getting parties out - cancelled when other riders assisted and up righted bike - 6 members en route - 2 members assisted back to trail
11/2/13
Rescue
Rainbow Falls - atv accident - party with broken hip - 12 members en route from prior call out, subject being loaded into helicopter as first team arrived on scene - 12 members en route or on scene
11/3/13
Public Assist
Rampart Range area - DCSAR asked to help with an operation on the 10th or 12th of November - later DCSO decided not to do exercise - cancelled - 12-20 members available depending on the day
11/10/13
Search
Rampart Range - Rim Road - 3 overdue motorcycle riders - returned during response - DCSAR cancelled - 9 members en route
11/16/13
Search
Piney Lake Rd - missing 18 year old male - left party - drunk - not properly dressed - 21 members responded and searched for subject - DCSAR team located subject near Inspiration Drive and Piney Lake Rd - uninjured - taken to Parker Hospital to be examined by DCSO
11/17/13
Search
Castle Pines - missing male - found during coordinator notification
11/17/13
Search
Highlands Heritage Park - 2 missing girls aged 11 years old on Bicycles - found by house in Lone Tree - DCSAR cancelled
11/18/13
Search
Rock Canyon High School - missing autistic 15 year old male - cancelled during coordinator page-out
11/20/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 14 year old male - possibly suicidal male - found at Summitview Elementary by DCSO - DCSAR cancelled
11/24/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 10 year old male - has not been seen for 2.5 hours - family searched 1/2 hour - found during team page - no response
11/28/13
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 8 year old autistic child - found during page-out for team
12/5/13
Search
Parker - missing 14 year old runaway - extreme cold -10 degrees - found during coordination notification - no response
12/15/13
Search
Castlewood Canyon State Park - missing 23 year old female - teams deployed into field while sheriff's office attempted to ping the cell phone - subject eventually found at residence west of Parker - 18 members on scene
12/28/13
Search
Franktown - missing 20 year old male - depressed - possibly suicidal - s/o cancelled response after getting pings from phone in Highlands Ranch
12/28/13
Search
Parker - missing 8 year old autistic child wandered off from home - found during coordinator call-in - no response
12/31/13
Search
Stonegate - missing 90 year old male - went out for walk - 1.5 hours earlier - failed to return - found during DCSAR response
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