Special Teams

The Santa Cruz Sheriff's Search and Rescue team maintains several Special Teams which train to standards within specific disciplines of search and rescue. These teams are made up of members of the greater SC SAR team and meet to train within their specialty throughout the year. These teams include: K-9, OHV, Air, Mountain Bike, Mounted Equine, and Technical Rope Rescue.

  • K-9 Contact

  • Technical Rope Rescue Contact

  • Swiftwater Rescue Contact

  • Mountain Bike Search Contact

  • Wilderness Hasty Search Contact

  • Air Search Contact

  • Mounted Equine Search Contact

  • OHV Search Contact

  • Overhead & Search Management Contact

  • Medical / Rescue Contact

  • Outreach and Education: Hug-A-Tree Contact