DeSoto County Search and Rescue
The SAR Unit is equipped and trained to serve the citizens of DeSoto County in urban, suburban, rural, lake, and river environments in different types of weather conditions day or night. The SAR Unit is trained to locate missing individuals, evacuations, body recovery, responding to flooding disasters as well as retrieving objects such as a piece of evidence. The SAR Unit is part of the Department of Homeland Security’s Northwest 1 Regional Response Team (NW1RT). Other counties that are a part of the NW1RT are: Tunica, Tate, Marshall, Coahoma, Quitman, Panola, and Lafayette.
If you know of another Search and Rescue (SAR) Resource, please contact us and tell us about it for possible inclusion in the Missing Person Guide.