SAR Foundation

About Deschutes County Search and Rescue

The Deschutes County Sheriff’s SAR mission is to provide professional, high-quality search and rescue assistance to citizens of Deschutes County, visitors who recreate locally, and mutual aid to other counties as requested. The ability to save a life or effect a successful rescue is often dependent upon how quickly the person can be found or reached.


2019-03-13T13:07:26-08:00February 22nd, 2019|

STUCK SNOWMOBILE RIDER RESCUED Released by:              Sgt. Nathan Garibay, Emergency Services Manager/Assistant SAR Coordinator Release Date:             02-22-2019 Location:                    Deschutes National Forest; Southeast of Mt. Bachelor Reporting Person:     Stephanie Boni Rescued:                     [...]


2019-03-13T13:48:14-08:00November 24th, 2018|

LOST MALE Lost Male   Released by: Lieutenant Ty Rupert Release Date: 11/24/2018     Lost Male: Michael McManus 18 YOM from Redmond, Oregon     NARRATIVE: On November 23, 2018 at approximately 1500 hours [...]