2015 Callouts
1/20/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 8 year old male - child located at home during coordinator check in
2/7/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - team responding when cancelled - subject rode out to gate and met fire department - 7 members en route when cancelled
2/11/15
Search
Apex Valley (Gilpin County) - assist to Alpine Rescue Team - missing 27 year old hiker - missing since the 8th - no team members available
2/15/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - stranded atvs - S Microwave tower on Rampart Range Rd - call thru El Paso County Sheriff’s office - 2 parties stranded - 9 members responded along with 2 sheriff’s deputies - DCSAR went in from the north and collected the atv for the return trip - 2 parties went out to the south with the sheriff’s deputy
2/17/15
Search
Gateway Open Space - lost hiker (called herself into 911) - other hikers helped her out while DCSAR mobilizing - no response
2/18/15
Evidence Search
Highlands Ranch - Sheriff’s office requested help looking for a weapon from a crime the prior evening - 8 members responded to help
2/18/15
Search
Parker - missing 12 year old male - found returning to the school - no response
2/18/15
Search
Lone Tree - missing 12 year old female (special needs-autistic) - found during coordinator pick-up - no response
2/19/15
Search
Castle Pines Village - missing 14 year old male - possible suicidal - left after a fight - found by Castle Pines Security - DCSAR cancelled
2/22/15
Rescue
Sharptail Open space - reporting person concerned about shape and clothing of a cross country skier that went out and had not returned - 20 people en route or on scene when skier returned - no issues
3/1/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - El Paso notified of stuck motorist - will handle if ok with DCSAR - no response
3/11/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 8 year old male - parents found child - DCSAR cancelled
3/11/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing child - relatives found child during coordinator notification - no response
3/14/15
Rescue
Castlewood Canyon State Park - hiker could not find way off cliff - refused aid from sheriff’s dispatchers - DCSAR cancelled
3/18/15 15-016
Search
Pinery - scene of auto accident - missing driver following a roll-over - searchers looked throughout the pinery - mission suspended by sheriff’s office at 0315 hrs- 13 members responded
3/19/15
Search
Roxborough - possibly suicidal party - Lt. Pulled DCSAR off call
3/22/15
Search standby
El Paso SAR requesting back-up - multiple calls - no response
3/25/15
Search
Stump Rd and 9J - 2 missing people - 1 person missing since previous day - car stuck - another person went into area to look and did not come out - 10 members along with Teller County SAR responded - both parties found by SAR teams in different locations
3/25/15
Search
Platte River Rd - missing from a domestic situation - arrived home while SAR being paged
3/28/15
Rescue
Carpenter Peak - West Metro cancelled - called for flight for life - subject walked out
3/29/15
Search
Stonegate - found during team notification
3/30/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - 12 year old male failed to make it to school - last seen at 0700 hours - found in Greenwood Village - 8 members on scene
3/31/15
Search
Scraggy View Campground - report of overdue fisherman - sheriff’s deputy located subject along Platte River Rd - SAR cancelled
4/01/15
Recovery
Pike National Forest - reporting party reported a possible suicide in area - DCSAR went in with the sheriff’s office to assist with shuttling staff to scene and then help with the recovery of the body - 14 members responded and participated
4/2/15
Search
Parker - missing 4 year old - located at home while team being paged out
4/4/15
Search
Rampart Range - missing female from area - gone since am - paged to area - DCSO found subject and cancelled SAR - 12 members en route when subject found
4/5/15
Search
Sugar Creek Rd - 1 mile east of Platte River rd - missing endangered party out of Centennial - car abandoned and trashed along the side of the road - search teams quickly found the subject in the field, but became trapped by claims that the subject had a weapon and could not safely clear from the scene - Douglas County SWAT team was called into help - DCSAR members came out safely and subject was arrested - 19 SAR members and 25 members of the SWAT team were involved
4/6/15
Search
Parker - missing 84 year old female with dementia - wandered off - found during SAR notification - no response
4/9/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 48 year old female with dementia/alzheimers - 17 members responded - subject found coming out from around a school by dcsar canine unit
4/10/15
Rescue
Spruce Mountain Open Space - 70 year old female fell and hurt her hip - DCSAR responded to help fire and police get woman of top of the mountain - 13 members responded
4/10/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 48 year old female who suffers from dementia/alzheimer’s disease - 21 members searched throughout the night - subject was found in neighbors back yard on a pile of cushions - asleep
4/11/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - Motorcycle accident - off trail - SAR cancelled en route, when subject was found in a vehicle on Rampart Range Rd - 7 members participating, when the team was cancelled
4/14/15
Rescue
Crestone Needle (Custer County) - 2 injured climbers - set of spot beacon - assist requested by Colorado Search and rescue Board - no DCSAR response available
4/18/15
Search
Parker - missing 8 year old - team members responded from Franktown - staging at Lutheran High School- subject found by DCSO - 28 members on scene or en route
4/19/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - stranded motorist - with diabetes issues - DCSAR responded along with Jackson 105 fire, Larkspur Fire, West Douglas Fire, Mountain Communities Fire, Ute Pass Ambulance and Douglas County Sheriff’s office - subject located by teams coming in from the south
4/24/15
Search
Parker - missing female - found in early am by DCSAR crew - uninjured but cold
4/28/15
Search
Parker - missing 9 year old male
4/29/15
Search
Castle Pines - despondent female left home - later found at residence - DCSAR cancelled
4/30/15
Search
Highway 24 - inside Colorado Springs city limits - canine team response - missing subject from June 2014 - 1 members and canine responded
5/1/15
Search
Lone Tree - missing 10 year old child - staging at Cougar Run Elementary - subject walked home - SAR cancelled
5/2/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 7 year old female - found prior to SAR arrival
5/4/15
Search
Deckers area - 4 missing hikers - staging at Deckers Resort - subjects called home to say they were en route home after mechanical problems - 7 hours late
5/06/15
Search
Rampart Range - missing female - DCSAR conducted mobile searchers of Rampart Range Rd and the Platte River Road - female called home to say she way ok- SAR cancelled
5/06/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing at risk adult from Palomino Park - determined not to be at risk - SAR cancelled - subject downtown Denver
5/8/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 7 year old child - Arrowwood Elementary - subject walked home - SAR cancelled - 8 members en route
5/10/15
Rescue
Rampart Range above Watson Park - 3 stranded parties and a dog - deployed snowmobiles to find subject - found vehicle, but the subjects were gone - SAR suspended by sheriff’s officer - 7 members participated
5/10/15
Rescue
Rampart Range Dakan Rd - while on a previous mission, SAR members located another stranded subject on Dakan rd with his dog - evacuated both out to Command Post where family members picked him up - 5 members participated
5/10/15
Search
Castle Pines - missing 16 year old male - subject found as searchers combed the surrounding neighborhoods - 8 members participated
5/26/15
Search
Lone Tree - missing endangered male with dementia - staging at residence - subject located at Lincoln and Lone Tree parkway - SAR cancelled
5/27/15
Search
Spruce Mountain Open Space - 2 missing females called in to say they were lost - came out to sheriff’s deputy on back side of property - returned to their vehicles by the sheriff’s office - 16 members en route or on scene when found
6/1/15
Search
Rampart Range - overdue subject - failed to show up for work - teams dispatched to area to look for automobile - mobile searches in area until subject was located near Devil’s head by DCSAR - 10 members participated
6/1/15
Search
Roxborough area - 2 missing 10 year old females - failed to come home from school - deputy made phone contact - SAR cancelled - 11 members responded
6/1/15
Search
Chatfield State Park - missing 31 year old male - subject found walking along road - 8 members on scene
6/1/15
Search
Indian Creek Campground - missing female who got lost while looking for her husband who had become lost hiking - husband returned home and then reported wife missing - staging at Indian Creek Work Center (USFS) - 20 members deployed - subject located by SAR field teams - exhausted - evacuated to Indian Creek Campground -
6/3/15
Search
Park County - County Rd 67 & Colorado Trail - south of Bailey - DCSAR unable to field of team
6/9/15
Search
Chatfield State Park - 2 missing 14 year old females - found by park rangers during DCSAR response - 3 en route
6/11-12/15
Search
Browns Canyon along the Arkansas River (Chaffee County) - possible drowning - 11 year old male fell off raft - DCSAR sent a canine team to assist - subject found deceased by swift water team working in area of canine clues - 2 members and a canine “Cody” participated
6/13/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - ill party at campsite - evacuated to helicopter on scene - subject was airlifted to Denver area hospital- 19 members on scene
6/14/15
Search
US 85 - missing 27 year old male - went for hike 3.5 hours earlier with his dog - failed to return - 13 members on scene or en route - subject found wandering out of search area
6/14/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - stranded motorist - five people and a dog - east of Rampart on Dakan rd - 6 members responded from previous mission to locate and evacuate subjects (1 stuck first - other four went to help including kids 6,5, & 2 years old - they all also got stuck) - DCSAR members located and evacuated subjects to home in Highlands Ranch
6/17/15
Search
Indian Creek - missing hiker - 32 year old male - staging at campground - subject walked out - SAR teams cancelled - 3 en route
6/20/15
Search
missing child - found during coordinators notification - no response
6/20/15
Search
Rampart Range rd - missing 8 year old on atv - returned to campsite as DCSAR getting page - no response
6/20/15
Search
missing 14 year old female - left home after argument - 7 members en route when sheriff’s deputies located subject - SAR cancelled
6/26/15
Search
Roxborough State Park - female called 911 to say she was lost on the Carpenter Peak trail - as DCSAR responded to area - sheriff’s deputy found subject walking out trail to Douglas County rd 5 - 14 members en route
6/26/15
Search
Castlewood Canyon State Park - overdue 18 year old - failed to show up at Visitor Center - 14 members preparing to go into field when subject walked out
6/28/15
Rescue
Rocky Mountain National Park - assist park in mission to evacuate 48 year old male skier - 2 members responded to help park staff and members of other rescue teams - evacuated to waiting ambulance and then transported to hospital in Estes Park
6/30/15
Recovery
Platte River - north of Sugar Creek - Sheriffs office requested help with recovering a motorcycle from the Platte River - DCSAR determined it to be beyond their capabilities with the water flow and turned down the mission
7/5/15
Evidence search
Lone Tree - looking for weapon from an assault - 6 members en route when cancelled
7/6/15
Evidence search
Lone Tree - looking for weapon from an assault - 7 members responded to assist - weapon found
7/7/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - Trail 676 - ill trail worker collapsed and needed help - DCSAR responded along with Jackson 105 Fire Department, West Douglas Fire Department, Castle Rick Fire Department and the Douglas County Sheriff’s office - subject was 4 miles down trail - evacuated to waiting ambulance and then transported to the hospital - 15 members from DCSAR participated
7/9/15
Search
Parker - missing 9 year old who fled after a disturbance - located in neighborhood by sheriff’s deputies - 12 members en route or on scene when subject found
7/10/15
Search
Sand Creek & Fountain Creek in Colorado Sprigs - assist to El Paso County - looking for a canine team, which was dispatched - search suspended with no results - 1 member and canine were dispatched
7/10/15
Search
Parker - missing 9 year old who fled after a disturbance - located in neighborhood by sheriff’s deputies - 12 members responded and were searching when DCSAR team located subject - returned to home
7/13/15
Search
Rampart Range - missing motorcyclist - Devil’s head area - 911 came through El Paso County - road searches set up to look for subject and/or his bike - subject found in vicinity of Rim and Rampart - returned- 14 members responded
7/19/15
Search
Indian Creek - missing hiker failed to show up at allotted time - team members found subject as he exited to Forest and returned him to base - 10 members at base
7/19/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 60 year old male with dementia - went for a walk - never returned - searched western half of Highlands ranch - located the subject at 6th avenue and Interstate 25 - 18 members participated
7/27/15
Search
Castle Pines - missing endangered child - teams in field when subject was found - 11 members participated
7/29-31/15
Search
Rainbow Trout Ranch (West of Antonito in Conejos County) - mi9ssing 19 year old male - disappeared during a training run - CSRB requested overhead and canine personnel - DCSAR sent Incident Commander and canine handler to scene - second overhead person responding when cancelled - mission suspended by sheriff
8/4/15
Search
Jefferson County - missing 15 year old teenager - endangered female - request through CSRB to assist Alpine Rescue Team - 5 members responded during afternoon - additional personnel preparing for next day when subject found
8/4/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 70 year old went out for walk - did not return - deputies located subject on Burgundy court as team members were responding
8/12-13/15
Search/Rescue
Roxborough State Park (Eventually Colorado Trail) - exhausted 41 year old biker called into 911 in Jefferson County asking for help - exhausted and does not know where he is - g.p.s. coordinates from someone puts him in the Park by the Visitor Center - later determined to be on Colorado trail - team inserted from Russell Ridge - located subject, hydrated him and evacuated out to highway 67 - 25 members searched into the night and helped rescue the subject
8/16/15
Search
Rampart Range Rd and Forest Rd 300G - 2 missing hikers - friend contacted by forest service who suggested that she call SAR - she continued t look for a couple hours and then notified search and rescue. Parties walked out to Rainbow falls and then hitched a ride to Woodland Park - 13 members responded
8/17/15
Search
Lone Tree - missing child - failed to come home from school - wandered into house during coordinator call-in - no response
8/20/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 6 year old female - 7 members responding when child found in the house - under pile of pillows
8/23/15
Search
Daniels Park - possible suicidal party - car found next to shelter house - subject located - SAR canceled
8/24/15
Search
Prospect and Castle Pines South - missing 18 year old female - ran off from mother in car - subject located at home - SAR cancelled
8/24/15
Search
Rampart Range - 2 missing people - one with Cerebral Palsy - 10 members en route when subjects returned - SAR cancelled
8/25/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 8 year old male - missing all day - DCSAR located at library - 13 members involved
8/25/15
Search
Parker -2 missing 5 year old boys - bikes found by drainage ditch at side of road - command set up at Nottingham - subjects found in green belt - SAR on scene - 5 members on scene or responding - mission started same time as above mission
8/29/15
Search
Rainbow Falls - missing camper - call through Woodland Park P.D. - last seen 2 days prior - subject located by first in DCSAR/DCSO vehicles - 10 members responding when subject found
8/30/15
Search
Rampart Range - 3 missing dirt bike riders - staged at Indian Creek Campground - teams deployed in field - subjects located 2.7 miles back ion on N. Rampart Range rd - 11 members participated
8/30/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 45 year old male went for walk - 5 hours earlier - failed to return - walked out while coordinator was picking up call - no response
8/31/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 2 year old - found during coordinator pick-up - no response
9/2/15
Rescue
Downed Helicopter - Forest Rd 327 - DCSAR responded to initial Command Post - told they could cancel - responded to main Command post and began sending people into field. US Army Air-evacuated all members of crew - 26 members responded - 6 into field - worked with DCSO and DCSO Swat, AIR Life and Flight for Life Helicopters, US Army personnel and copters (2), Jackson 105 Fire, Castle Rock Fire, and Mountain Communities Fire Dept, US Forest Service, Rampart Helicopter, Douglas County OEM, Douglas County Wildland Crew and the Ute Pass Ambulance - assisted helicopter crews from the field
9/3/15
Search
Rainbow Falls - subject walked away from his stuck vehicle - DCSO decided to wait until daylight - subject found outside Woodland Parks - 5 members en route
9/3-4/15
Search
Rainbow Falls - missing hunter - Douglas/Teller County Line - found by friends
9/3/15
Search
Parker - missing 11 year old girl - found by SAR and Parker Police across from Command Post - staging at Gold Rush Elementary School - 9 SAR members responded and searched along with the Parker Police Department and the Douglas County Sheriff’s office
9/4-7/15
Emergency Service Standby
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9/5/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - report of motorcycle rider with injured shoulder - teams found subject and assisted with his evacuation - 12 members participated along with fire fighters from J 1-5 Fire Department, US Forest Service and Castle Rock Fire Department
9/5/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - Horse back accident 71 year old female - reported to be 4-5 miles in on trail - on the road when SAR arrived - called for medical assistance - assisted by J-105 Fire department- transported by Larkspur Fire - 14 members participated
9/5/15
Search
Roxborough State Park - missing person - paged to assist sheriff’s office in locating missing hiker
9/5/15
Search
Rampart Range - missing hiker - 8 members responding when subject returned to his campsite
9/6/15
Search/Rescue
Indian Creek Campground - missing 50 year old horseback rider - 4 miles in on trail - team members sent in on all trails - located on Equestrian trail - hiked out with searchers - 11 members along with [personnel from DC Sheriff and West Douglas Fire assisted
9/6/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 5 year old child - found during coordinator call in
9/8/15
Search
Boulder County - missing 54 year old male - missing 4 days - assist to Rocky Mountain Rescue and Boulder County - DCSAR unable to field a team - no response
9/10/15
Search
Dawson Butte Open Space - missing 18 year old female - found as SAR members going into field - 12 members participated along with five cars from the sheriff’s office and 2 people from Douglas County Open Space
9/10/15
Search
Parker - missing five year old child - staging at Prairie Canyon Elementary School - child found as members began arriving at base - 12 members participated
9/10-11/15
Search
Chatfield State Park - missing 36 year old female - walked off after disturbance - possibly injured - 7 members searched throughout the night - subject located by DCSAR - minor injuries - turned over to sheriff’s office
9/13/15
Search
Parker - staging at Preservation Park - assist Parker Police on a 12 year old runaway - 6 members began initial search - suspended after four hours - subject returned home later that day
9/17/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - broken down county ATVs belonging in DC Open Space - team members responded to assist with evacuation
9/24/15
Search
Lake Gulch and Stone Canyon Ranch Rd - missing endangered person from the scene of a car fire - subject found several miles from scene on Lake Gulch rd - 3 members responding when the subject was found
9/24/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 11 year old male - Sand Creek Elementary - subject found at home - 2 members involved when cancelled
9/24/15
Search
Mt. Belford in Chaffee County - 2 missing females - canine team responding when cancelled - called by CSRB to help - also involved HAATS, Flight for Life, Colorado Fire Aircraft, Chaffee County North Search and Rescue Team - 2 members involved - response cancelled when subjects were found by 2 separate aircraft
9/25/15
Search
Indian Creek - missing 63 year old female - 4 hours overdue on hike in Indian Creek area - located by DCSAR on the Equestrian Trail - walked out with team members- 17 members along with 1 DCSO officer participated
9/25/15
Search
Rainbow Falls - missing atv rider out of Rainbow Falls - located by incoming SAR member on Forest Rd 348 - 3 members in area at time
9/27/15
Rescue
Rampart Range Rd - 1.5 miles south of Highway 67 - atv accident - cancelled during coordinator call-in - subject transported to fire house in Sedalia
9/27/15
Search
The Noddles (Sugar Creek Rd) - 2 missing boys - father dropped them off 2-2.5 hours earlier - were not around when he returned - dad and mom both attempting to locate - DCSAR staging at trail 677 - 5 members responding when the boys were found
10/3/15
Search
Colorado Life Track subject - found during coordinator call-in
10/4/15
Emergency Service Standby
“Call Your Bluff” Bluffs Regional Park
10/9/15
Search
Parker - missing 79 year old with alzheimers disease - missing from barn on the property - 5 DCSAR and 7 DCSO responding when subject found
10/16-17/15/
Search
Rampart Range - missing 46 year old female - went looking for help after she and a friend stranded an atv on trial wire - eventually found off trail 685 - 13 members searched for subject
10/20/15
Search
Castle Pines - Missing CLT subject - found during coordinator call-in - no response
10/25/15
Search
missing 80 year old man with alzheimers disease - found wandering the neighborhood as searchers responded -
10/25/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - report of rider with broken arm - SAR responding to assist Jackson 105 Fire Department - staging at the 685 Trail Head off Rim Rd - subject brought out by “Good Samaritan” on Motorcycle - SAR cancelled - 6 members responding prior to cancellation
10/27/15
Search
Indian Creek - missing 27 year old - overdue on hike in area - located on the Carpenter Peak Trail - not injured - SAR returned him to Indian Creek - 17 members participated
10/29/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - stage at Roxborough Elementary - subject located at relatives house
10/31/15
Rescue
Rampart Range - Injured Motorcyclist - 30 year old male - flipped motorcycle - transported on atv to fire department on Forest Rd 348 - 11 members present - transported to Pikes Peak Regional Hospital
11/05/14
Search
Parker - missing 4 year old child - found in back yard of residence. Emergency Service Standby - HRCA Back Country ½ marathon - Paint Brush Park (H/R). 10 minor injuries - treated and released
11/07/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 10 year old male - found during coordinator call-in - response pending
11/07/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - Missing 80 year old female - last seen 4 hours earlier - subject returned home while DCSAR searching
11/10/15
Search
Highlands Ranch - 2 missing endangered children - staged at Summit view Elementary School - found on Piedmont way
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