2016 Callouts
1/6/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - 2 missing senior males with dementia - found during response - 9 members involved
1/9/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 8 year old male - wandered off from King Soopers Shopping Center - located during coordinator notification- no response
1/10/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 10 year old autistic child - located during team call-out
1/16-17/16
Rescue
Rainbow Falls area - 4 people went jeeping and became stuck in the snow - thought they were on Forest Rd 347 - can't say where - called 911 when they could not find any help - short team dispatched initial 2-281ly, then full team paged - eventually called Teller County SAR for snowmobile help - subjects located and evacuated safely to Teller County - 9 DCSAR members along with 5 Teller County SAR personnel assisted
1/22-23/16
Search
Boulder - missing 20 year old male - assist to Rocky Mountain Rescue Team - thru Colorado Search and Rescue Board - three members participated
1/24/16
Rescue
Rainbow Falls - 4 people stranded in snow on Forest Rd 351 - 1 party left at 0800 to find help - unable to describe where they are - dispatched personnel, atvs, and snow mobiles to the area - subjects got out on their own - late in the day - SAR personnel recalled from field - 19 members from DCSAR, 3 members from El Paso County SAR and a deputy from DCSO all participated
1/26-27/16
Search
Scene of auto accident - Tomah Rd and Elk View Rd - driver walked away from scene - team searched for several hours prior to being canceled by law enforcement - paged out again on the 27th by traffic division - subject located - deceased
2/1/16
Search
Castle Pines - missing 4 year old male - last seen outside - 0300 hours - found by officers as DCSAR was responding
2/1/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 12 year old CLT (Colorado Life Trac) subject - members responding when located by DCSO
2/1-2/16 16
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Rescue - stranded motorist - Rampart Range - just north of Douglas - El Paso County Line - El Paso County SAR sent Snow Cat in to assist - party rescue by sno-cat
2/2/16
Rescue
Rampart Range - stranded motorists - 3 adults and a child - advised El Paso County SAR for a Sno-cat - parties were able to get out on their own - El Paso Cancelled
2/14/16
Rescue
Rainbow Falls - stranded motorist - originally reported as two people spending night - 10 members responded to assist - located two vehicles with a total of 4 persons - evacuated all to Rainbow Falls
2/20/16
Search
Franktown - missing 69 year old female - beginning stages of dementia - went to take dog for walk - 5 hours earlier - did not return - staging at residence - 15 members from DCSAR, 6 members from El Paso County SAR, 13 sheriffs deputies from DCSO and 2 deputes from Elbert County Sheriff's office participated - party found along side of road in Elbert County - cold, but otherwise ok
2/21/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 8 year old male
2/21/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 4 year old child - cancelled during coordinator call - subject located-
2/28/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - 2 missing children - both considered to be endangered - 1st child - a 7 yo female found during coordinator call - 10 year old male still missing - team paged to respond
3/2/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing endangered male (Down's Syndrome) - subject confirmed out of area - DCSAR cancelled - located at Evans and S. Broadway on RTD bus. No response.
3/3/16
Search
Franktown - missing 10 year old male - failed to return after recess.
3/5/16
Rescue
Pikes Peak - 1 miles down from summit - DCSAR standby requested - 3 members preparing t0 leave when cancelled
03/07/16
Search
Rampart Range (El Paso County) Missing kids on Rampart Range - stuck vehicle found - no kids in area - request for DCSAR canine team - kids found later in day by El Paso SAR team - 1 DCSAR member responded
3/7/16
Search
missing child - child found upon coordinator call - in
3/12-13/2016
Search
Jackson Creek Rd 2 missing motorcyclist - truck fund at Forest Service Gate and Jackson Creek Rd - gone since 6 am - 18 hours earlier - unknown destination - base established at Jackson Creek and the Forest Service Gate - 4x4 teams and atvs dispatched to Rampart Range Rd (Closed for season) to work icy-snow packed roads - canine teams and containment crews also deployed - subject came out on Rampart Range Road had been as far south as Jackson Creek Rd - transported to Rampart and Colorado Highway 67 - 13 members along with 1 deputy from DCSO and 1 canine team from El Paso SAR participated
3/16/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 9 year old child - found during DCSAR page-out
3/23/16
EOC Standby (Weather)
Douglas County EOC - 13 members on standby - no responses
3/24/16
Search
The Pinery - missing 13 year old male - staging at Mountain View Elementary - subject returned before DCSAR got on scene
3/25/16
Search
Acres Green - 2 missing children (female age 11 and male age 8) - walking home from Pep Boys - failed to arrive - located at Pep Boys - DCSAR cancelled
3/28/16
Search
Happy Canyon - missing 12 year old male - walked ahead of hiking party - located at house in Happy Canyon - DCSAR cancelled
4/05/16
Search
Cherokee Ranch and US 85 - missing hiker - G.P.S. location - subject located on East-West Trail in Highlands Ranch - had fallen and had cuts and bruises - 15 members responded and searched - released to fire department for medical exam
04/08/16
Search
Parker- missing 12 year old male - wandered off from area - located at Clubhouse while DCSAR responding - 13 members en route when subject found
04/14/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 9 year old
4/17/16
Search
Duck Lake (Conejos County) - assist to Conejos County - overdue skiers - CSRB looking for 4 season personnel to assist - DCSAR had no-one to assist
04/24/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - report of a body in a field - sheriff's office considering a call for drone operation - overruled by at LT
4/25/16
Search
Castle Rock - missing 66 year old male with dementia - 9 members searching when subject was found - returned home
4/28/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 81 year old female - with dementia - last seen 6 hours ago at Broadway and C470
5/4/16
Search
Copper Mesa Elementary
05/07/16
Search
Parker - missing 19 year old female - left house - possibly injured
05/07/16
Search
Lone Tree - missing 50 year old female - left house at midnight
05/07/16
Search
Columbine Archery Range area - missing hunter - in contact with dispatch and District 8 officer - with weather setting in - he cannot tell where he is - atv team located subject and returned him to base
5/12/16
Evidence Search
Assist to Elbert County Sheriff's office - looking for evidence from crime prior weekend - grid searching along Highway 86 - 9 members participating - team was stood down after a mile of searching along highway 86 in Douglas County
5/16/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing endangered youth - found during coordinator call-out - no response
5/19/16
Search
Larkspur - Missing 2 year old - 4 members en route when subject was found - DCSAR cancelled
5/21/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing party - tells dispatch he was hiking along and fell into man-hole - 911 pings put him all over area - 18 members responded along with the Arapahoe Rescue Patrol, Littleton Fire Dept, Highlands Ranch Park Rangers and the Douglas County Sheriff's office - subject found and remove from grates - transported to hospital for check-up
5/21/16
Rescue
Rampart Range - ATV roll-over - driver reported with serious injuries - 12 members responded to help - subject airlifted to Colorado Springs Hospital
5/23/16
Search
Castle Rock - 2 missing children - identical twins - 6 year old females - riding bicycles in neighborhood - located at a neighbors house - DCSAR cancelled
5/25/16
Search
Rampart Range - deputies found abandoned car with pets still at vehicle - wondered on location of the driver - driver cam back out while DCSAR responded - 16 members responded
5/27-30/2016
Holiday Weekend standby
mm 4.2 Rampart Range Rd
5/28/16
Medical Assist
Flat Rocks parking lot - atv accident
5/28/16
Rescue
Rampart Range - Injured atv rider - roll-over - called by ARP who were also in the area training at the time - DCSAR members assisted in carry-out to waiting ambulance - also responding J 105 Fire Department, US Forest Service, Douglas County Sheriff's office and the Arapahoe Rescue Patrol and Castle Rock Fire Department - subject was transported to the hospital
5/29/16
Search
Rampart Range - missing camper - campsite 37 - walked off after a disturbance - located by SAR personnel while en route to mission base - 6 members participated
5/31/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - 2 missing children - 2 kids put on bus in Cherry Creek area by grandmother - did not arrive at their stop - RTD thinks they may have exited bus at Arapahoe and University - search began in Douglas County and ended up in Arapahoe County - teams deployed in both counties - assist by Arapahoe Rescue Patrol and sheriffs deputies from both counties - 17 members participated
6/3/16
Rescue
Indian Creek Campground - equestrian Trail - male fell from horse - possible head injury - initially reported as 1 mile in on Equestrian Trail by stream - located .25 miles in - s/o and fire department decided they could handle -DCSAR cancelled
6/5/16
Rescue
Rampart Range - ATV accident on trail 707 - subject with arm injuries - DCSO found subject on Rampart Range Rd - DCSAR cancelled
6/6/16
Search (reverse )
Highlands Ranch - 2 boys found - need help locating parents
6/10/16
Search
The Pinery - missing 65 year old endangered male (prior head injuries) wandered off from group home - located north of Stroh Rd by Police officers - 17 members responded
6/11/16
Search
Parker - missing endangered person (50 years old) - mental issues - from Parker Days festival - stage at Parker Safeway - subject found at local restaurant - 24 members, along with police officers from Parker Police
6/11/16
search
Roxborough State Park - missing hiker, car in parking lot after closing hours - team responding when subject came out - 10 responding
6/12/16
Emergency Service Standby
Poker Run - Flat Rocks area
6/12/16
Search
Roxborough - missing child - 10 year old autistic child - found during team mobilization
6/13/16
Search
Roxborough - missing 42 year old male - walked off after disturbance - bi polar, schizophrenic, and autistic - teams staged at West Metro Station 15 - members participated in mobile search of community - subject spotted after a code red in the neighborhood - 17 members participated
6/13/16
Search
Mount Evans - called by Colorado SAR Board -Alpine Rescue Team and Park County SAR looking for a missing 33 year old hiker - failed to return Sunday - no DCSAR team available
6/14/16
Search
Douglas County High School - south building - missing 14 year old - there for a training camp - did not meet up with mom at end - 8 members responding when student found at school
6/17/16
Search
The Pinery - missing endangered party with prior head injury - wandered off from group home - DCSAR member found subject on the road leading into the subdivision - 11 members en route
6/18/16
Search
Urad Mine (Clear Creek County) - Alpine Rescue reopened search from January - missing snow boarder - had been suspended due to avalanche danger in the area - 4 members responded to assist - 1 day mission
6/18/16
Search
Indian Creek Campground - 2 over due bicycle riders - rode Indian Creek loop - 3 members from party arrived back at Parking lot and noticed two riders missing - located in the parking lot by first SAR member to arrive - 11 members responded
6/20/16
Search
John Martin Reservoir - Bent County - possible drowning - CSRB requesting canine assistance for the local sheriff - while en route locals decided they needed water dogs and turned DCSAR canine around
6/21/16
Search
Dawson Butte Open Space - T mobile called DCSO to report one of their customers was lost in the Dawson Butte Open Space - party with one or two children - out of water - other people happened upon the group and assisted them out - SAR cancelled
6/21/16
Search
Parker - missing endangered subject - has history of mental problems - walked away from a house on Trailway Drive. DCSAR along with Arapahoe Rescue Patrol and DC Sheriff search the area and eventually located the party near the Pinery by a DCSAR canine team - 20 members of DCSAR participated along with 17 members of the Arapahoe Rescue Patrol and 6 deputies from Douglas County
06/25/16
Search/Rescue
Indian Creek Campground - bicyclist reports finds a 10 year boy with autism along a trial - does not know where he is - 8 members responded - DCSAR team found the two at the intersection of Sharptail Ridge Trail and the old dump road - R Rampart Range rd - uninjured
6/25/16
Rescue
Rampart Range - roll-over motorcycle accident - possible broken clavicle - sent team to area - notified by Arapahoe Rescue Patrol that they were in area training and would respond - eventually found subjects n of Sugar Creek on 677 - up from bottom - West Douglas Fire assisted - DCSAR backed off - 9 members responded
6/30/16
Search
Devils Head Campground - missing camper from campsite 23 at Devils Head - subject located at different campsite while DCSAR responding - 8 members on scene or en route
7/06/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing female with dementia - left after argument - found at a church on S. Broadway - DCSAR cancelled - 11 members responding
7/07/16
Search
Parker - missing 3 year old female - stage at Home Depot - found during DCSAR response - 6 members responding
7/09/16
Search
Rampart Range - 2 overdue riders (motorcycle) out since noon- 07/08/16 - staging at that location - team doing mobile searches in area when bikes came out - no injuries - no head lights - 6 members checked into base and 3 others en route
07/09/16
Search
Parker area - missing 3 year old boy - subject found during response
7/9/16
Search
Scraggy View Picnic area (Platte River Rd) - missing party 70 year old male - separated from tubing party - failed to return - located by Sheriff's deputy - DCSAR cancelled - 12 members responding
7/10/16
Search
Thunder Butte Mountain (Westcreek area) - overdue hiker - 62 years old - called wife - can see houses - does not know which way to go - staging at trial head - 7 members en route - Sheriff's deputy could not locate car - family called in to say self-recovery
7/11/16
Search
Spruce Mountain Rd - 1/2 mile south of Open Space - possible missing person from accident scene - injured party claims someone else driving his car - 9 members responded and searched around accident site - no other subjects located - Search suspended by Sheriff's office
07/11/16
Rescue
Colorado Trail - subject not able to continue - delayed response (see Spruce Mtn Call-out) - preparing to depart when subject found by sheriff's deputy - 100 yards up trail from Platte River Rd - not injured
7/13/16
Rescue
Rampart Range - atv accident - possible broken leg - party able to ride out on atv - refused transport - DCSAR cancelled - 16 members responding
7/14/16
Search
Arapahoe County - missing female from accident scene - possible and alcohol and/or drugs - Arapahoe County looking for assistance - 2 members responded along with South Metro IDT, Arapahoe Rescue Patrol, Bennett Fire Dept and Arapahoe County Sheriff - subject came back to patrol car left in area
7/16/16
Search
Rainbow Falls - missing motorist - driving around - became stuck - does not know where he is - sheriff located subject - SAR responded to help get him out
7/17/16
Rescue (standby)
Pikes Peak - Golden Staircase - standby for assist to El Paso SAR - no response
7/19/16
Search
Larkspur - missing 55 year old male - left home after dispute - did not return - staging at house - 14 members responded
7/20/16
Search
Parker - missing 13 year old suicidal female - cancelled during response - subject located by police
7/27/16
Search
Englewood - 2 missing boys - last seen early this morning - riding bicycles - found while DCSAR being notified
7/27/16
Search
Deckers - missing fisherman - 2 adults and 1 child - South Platte River - Sgt. From Sheriff's office reversed call and sent district car to look for subject's vehicle first
7/30/16
Search
Pradera - 3 persons missing from auto accident - DCSO requesting assistance - blood in vehicle - subjects found as DCSAR arriving on scene - subjects transported to medical facility
7/30/16
Search
Indian Creek - subject overdue - bicycle ride - Indian Creek Loop - history of asthma - teams deployed from Campground - subject found by DCSAR team on Equestrian Trail - pushing bicycle - had taken a spill and was injured - examined and referred to local hospital
8/3/16 16-086
Search
Colorado Trail - Platte River side - missing hiker - from Jefferson County Sheriff - report of missing party - in distress - 6 members en route when subject found on Jeffco side of the river
8/7/16
Search
Rampart Range - family called and stated that they had received a spot beacon distress call from family member - in trouble - dirt bike rider - 6 members en route when subject called to say he had received some help from other riders and was out. DCSAR cancelled.
8/7/16
Search
Castle Pines - Missing person - stage at Coyote Ridge Park - then moved to Daniels Park - found by DCSO/DCSAR team after neighbor spotted the subject at the entrance to Daniels Park - 14 members responded
8/12/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing child and her friend (11 year olds) - took dog for short walk - did not return - found during DCSAR mobilization
8/12/16
Rescue
Crestone Needle (Custer County) - fallen hiker - long evacuation (high altitude technical rescue) in progress - call through Colorado SAR Board - no members available
8/14/16
Search
Urad Mine (Clear Creek County) - called by Colorado Search and Rescue Board- reopen search from January 2016 - missing snowboarder - 4 members from DCSAR responded along with members from the Alpine Rescue Team, Arapahoe Rescue Patrol, Grand County SAR, and the Larimer County SAR - subject located - code 4 - teams helped with line search and evacuation.
8/19/16
Search
Parker area - missing child with autism - failed to return from school - found during SAR notification
8/20/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 11 year old male - vicinity of Target - found in store - DCSAR cancelled
8/20/16
Search
Parker area - 2 missing females - 12 year old and 4 year old - missing for 2 hours - 10 members en route when girls found
8/24/16
Search
Rampart Range - 911 call for someone screaming for help in woods - missing 17 year old - found after short search by deputies - DCSAR cancelled
8/27/16
Search
Indian Creek Campground - 2 missing females on horseback - found upon arrival of deputy at Indian Creek - DCSAR response cancelled - 5 members en route
9/01/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 61 year old female - staging set up at Bear Creek Elementary - ground mobile and canine teams deployed throughout area (residential neighborhoods, open space and commercial areas) - subject was found at house down the street following a code red phone call - 1 hour later - 13 members along with officers from DCSO and DC Park Rangers participated
9/2/16
Search
Indian Creek Campground - 3 missing women on horseback - found upon arrival of DCSO and DCSAR - 3 members en route
9/3/16
Evidence Search
staging at Sierra Middle School - location of shooting incident previous evening - team asked to provide line search - looking for items not natural in area - deployed line search, 2 canine teams with three dogs, and 2 team members with metal detectors - 20 members of DCSAR and 1 member from El Paso SAR responded
9/6/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 6 year old student - did not arrive at childcare - took wrong bus - cancelled
9/7/16
Search
Larkspur - missing 6 year old autistic female - found on Highway 105 while SAR arriving on scene - 9 members participating
9/8/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - Missing intoxicated female from Palomino Park - subject found by deputies while DCSAR en route - 10 members participating
9/10/16
Search
Buena Vista, Co - overdue hiker - Chaffee County North Search and Rescue requesting help through the Colorado Search and Rescue Board - subjects truck located alongside of road - determined to be missing out of Texas - DCSAR sent 3 members to assist - subject found code 4 - several hundred yards from base
9/12/16
Search
Fox Creek Elementary - Missing child (school after hours) - left on bicycle, but did not make it home - found playing with friends - DCSAR cancelled
9/14/16
Search
Perry Park - 2 overdue female hikers - left Palmer Lake for a two hour hike - have become lost during their hike - 17 members responded - located in National Forest by DCSAR team - evacuated out to waiting family members
9/23/16
Rescue
Rainbow Falls - subject injured riding motorcycle trail - needs assistance getting out - possible broken leg - previous pelvic surgery - evacuated in atv litter to waiting ambulance for ground transport
9/24/16
Rescue
Rampart Range - injured motorcyclist - injured leg - extracted herself and transported to healthcare via personal vehicle - DCSAR cancelled
9/27/16
Search
El Paso County - El Paso County SAR requested canine assistance for old case - DCSAR supplied one canine handler
10/01/16
Seach
Castle Pines - missing 19 year old female - staging at Coyote Park - vehicle and foot searches throughout Castle Pines and north - subject called father from Super Target in Lone Tree - uninjured - 15 members participated
10/02/16
Search
Rampart Range - lost hiker - missing 26 year old female - car located in campground parking lot - ground teams and team canine dispatched into area - found north east of campground in ravine - subject ok with her 2 dogs - 18 members participated
10/03/16
Search
Sedalia - missing 59 year old female - went out to look for her horses in afternoon - failed to return - full search initiated - staging at Sprucewood Inn on Nighthawk hill - foot teams and atv teams from neighbors house - foot and mobile team inserted from Sugar Creek - subject found - cold, but otherwise OK with her horses - 27 members participated
10/04/16
Search
Highlands Ranch - missing 14 year old male - failed to return from school - found during DCSAR mobilization - DCSAR cancelled
10/06/16
Search
Rampart Range - Overdue dirt bike rider - last seen several hours earlier - possible flat tire - has not returned - located in Sedalia - DCSAR first on scene - subject rode his bike from mm16 on Rampart all of the way out to Colorado 67 and then to Sedalia - 5 members en route when subject found
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