October SAR ACTIVITY

  • Participated in Yountville Days Parade

  • Sip & Support Fundraising Event took place at Clif Family Winery

  • The Napa HAM group requested help gaining access to a radio tower that was obstructed with debris from the October fires

  • Mutual aid was requested by Butte County


September SAR ACTIVITY

  • Assisted with the 14th Annual Ride to Defeat ALS

  • Members represented the team at the Airport Days open house

  • Requested for a mutual aid assignment to assist Mendocino County in their continuing efforts to locate the victim of a homicide

  • Team was alerted to a missing elderly male who had walked away from his home in St. Helena after a domestic dispute

    • Subject found safe

  • 22 members participated in SAREX 2018 located in South Lake Tahoe

  • American Canyon Officers requested assistance from SAR for an elderly male Alzheimer’s patient who walked away from his residence

    • Subject was located immediately


AUGUST SAR ACTIVITY

  • Successful Golf Tournament Fundraiser thanks to all who participated!

  • Callout for missing man who left facility in Angwin

    • 11 members responded

  • Assisted in Steele Canyon Fire Evacuations

  • Assisted in motorist carry-out in Truckee, CA


JULY SAR ACTIVITY

  • Assisted CAL FIRE to locate a distressed hiker on Oat Hill Mine Trail

    • 5 members responded

  • Mendocino Mutual Aid Callout

    • 4 members responded

  • Callout for missing hiker at Lake Berryessa's Oak Shores Recreation Area

    • 6 members responded

  • Evidence search north of Lake Berryessa

    • 5 members responded

  • Callout for lost hiker on Table Rock Mountain

    • 7 members responded

  • Completed Maps and Compass Training

  • Completed Helo Ops Training


MAY SAR ACTIVITY

  • Napa Bike Fest took place on May 5th

  • Mendocino Mutual Aid Callout

  • HAM Radio Class

    • 3 more HAM licensed radio geeks on the team

  • CPR Training

  • Helo Rehearsal Training at Lake Mendocino


MARCH SAR ACTIVITY

  • Sheriff Robertson Presents Challenge Coins

    • 31 team members were presented challenge coins who assisted during the days following the fires

  • Mutual Aid request for Mendocino County for missing woman

    • 8 members responded


FEBRUARY SAR ACTIVITY

  • Assisted Solano County with a missing person search in Fairfield

    • 18 members responded

  • HAM Radio Class

    • 6 additional members now qualified!

  • Managing the Lost Person Incident (MLPI)

    • 3 members attended this 32 hour class focusing on running a search and properly utilizing search resources

  • Field Training at Alston Park


January SAR ACTIVITY

  • Team Member Recognition - Members were awarded service bars

    • 7 members have had 5 or more years of service

    • 3 members have had 10 or more years of service

    • 2 members have had 15 or more years of service

  • First callout of the year on Oat Hill Mine Trail - 14 members responded


DECEMBER SAR ACTIVITY

  • Team members were invited to the Napa Vintners Gratitude Festival

  • Annual Search and Rescue Open House

    • 46 interested visitors!

  • Completed Mock Search at Lake Berryessa

  • Annual Holiday Party and 1st Recognition Dinner

    • Congrats Doug on SAR Member of the Year!

    • Congrats Jason on Rookie of the Year!


OCTOBER SAR ACTIVITY

  • Napa Fire Storm

    • 31 members responded

    • Over 1,000 total hours

  • Completed Intro to GPS Training


SeptembeR SAR ACTIVITY

  • Mutual Aid Type 1 Callout to Marin Co for missing plane

  • Completed Canine Operations

  • SAREX held in Merced County


AUGUST SAR ACTIVITY

  • Mutual Aid Callout to Solano Co for Missing Person

  • National Night Out

  • Napa County Sheriff's Department Open House

  • Completed Wilderness First Aid Training

  • Completed Ropes Training