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Search & Rescue
Canine Handlers, Inc.
SOMEONE'S MISSING! WHAT CAN
Treat every missing persons incident
as an emergency!
YOU CAN DO
is critical and you must be prepared to work quickly.
Given the rate at which a person can walk, the search
area will expand exponentially with each passing
hour. Also, consider that a person in wet clothing
can succumb to hypothermia within a few short hours
in 50 and 60 degree weather.
from handling the lost person's personal articles,
such as clothing or bedding, which may be needed
to provide scent articles to our canine teams. Better
yet, seal off their bedroom until a search team
to respond to your investigator's questions about
the lost person's medical history and personal habits,
including their level of experience in the outdoors.
They will need your assistance in preparing a Lost
Person Questionnaire that will give searchers the
information they need to do their job.