News Release from Deschutes Co. Sheriff's Office Posted on FlashAlert: June 30th, 2017 2:54 PM Released by: Dep Jim Whitcomb Assistant DCSOSAR Coordinator Location: The Dihedrals; Smith Rock State Park Fallen Climber: Johnson, Luke 40 [...]
DCSO SAR RESCUES LOST BACK COUNTRY SPLIT BOARDER NEAR MORAINE LAKE News Release from Deschutes Co. Sheriff's Office Posted on FlashAlert: June 8th, 2017 3:08 PM By: Lt. Bryan Husband, Deschutes County Sheriff's Office Special [...]
DESCHUTES COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SAR PERFORMS NIGHT RESCUE AT SMITH ROCK STATE PARK News Release from Deschutes Co. Sheriff's Office Posted on FlashAlert: June 4th, 2017 1:01 PM Deschutes County Sheriff's Office SAR performs night [...]
On 5/12/17 at 7:30 a.m., 31 Deschutes County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue Unit volunteers and three Deputies returned to the Peter Skene Ogden Scenic Viewpoint State Park in Terrebonne to conduct a search of the Crooked River for the body of Joellen Trenhaile of Redmond. The DCSO SAR teams included members from the Mountain Rescue Unit, the Swift Water Rescue team, the Dive Team, the Kayak team and Ground SAR team members.
A BASE jumper who suffered a broken leg in an illegal jump off the footbridge over the Crooked River Gorge was rescued on May 8, 2017 by authorities. For details, go to: http://www.ktvz.com/news/injured-crooked-river-gorge-base-jumper-rescued/488542413.