Search & Rescue
Ottawa County Search and Rescue stands ready to assist at any time of day or night, whenever the need arises, to help find those who are lost or missing. Ottawa County Search and Rescue members respond to requests through Ottawa County Central Dispatch to Ottawa County Emergency Management for assistance with locating a missing person.
Ottawa County Search and Rescue is committed to using proven search methods and organizational skills to achieve a positive outcome. These volunteers train to national (NASAR) standards and maintain these skills by ongoing training. Training includes; Fundamentals of Search and Rescue (FUNSAR), SARTECH II, and Wilderness First Aid.
They frequently collaborate and support neighboring counties' SAR organizations with both training opportunities and searches.