Tag: search and rescue

Bear Valley Search and Rescue Find Lost Hiker

Big Bear, CA, August 11, 2016 – On Tuesday, August 9, at approximately 10:00 a.m., a Pomona man reported his wife missing. The family of the victim provided information which led to the discovery of the victim’s vehicle on Forest Service road 2N15 (Glory Ridge) at about 8:00 p.m. Deputies, including a bloodhound and helicopter, conducted an initial search but were unable to locate the victim. In the morning hours of August 10, Bear Valley Search & Rescue responded to the scene and initiated a full search of the area. BVSAR located the victim at the bottom of the canyon near...

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Big Bear Sheriffs Asking for Public’s Help in the Search for Lisa Cimbaluk of Irvine

Big Bear Lake, CA January 5, 2015 –  Early yesterday morning, deputies from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Office Big Bear Station discovered the snow covered vehicle of a missing woman at the Woodland Trailhead in Fawnskin. Lisa Cimbaluk was reported missing from Irvine on 12-29-2014 by her parents. Deputies and volunteers searched the area yesterday for the missing woman and are very concerned due to the overnight temperatures in the area. The San Bernardino Sheriff’s are seeking the public’s help. Lisa Cimbaluk is described as Caucasian, 5′ 5″, 150lbs, with brown hair and blue eyes. Anyone with information is urged to call the Sheriff’s Department at (909) 866-0100. As of 7:30pm Sunday night, authority’s have not yet located the woman. The search has reconvened this...

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Update: Joshua Robb Found and Tells Resucers “Thank You, You Saved Me”

Big Bear, Ca, September 14, 2011, 9:00am – Joshua Robb, the 8 year old boy who went missing from a elementary school Monday morning was found yesterday afternoon.  At approximately 12:50pm on Tuesday, September 13th,  a t-shirt that was confirmed to be Joshua Robb’s was found.  A tracking team from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department – San Bernardino Mountain Search and Rescue Team were dropped off at the school and began hiking, and located fresh shoe tracks.  Team members tracked those shoe tracks for approximately 1.5 miles calling Joshua’s name.  According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department at approximately 2:27 p.m yesterday., Joshua came out from behind some brush and walked towards the search members.  Joshua looked up at the team members and said “Thank you, you saved me.”   The area that Joshua was located is densely wooded forest area and was approximately 1 mile from the Grandview Elementary School.   Joshua was given food and water by team members who stated he appeared to be tired, and slightly dehydrated.  Team members carried Joshua to a clearing where Sheriff’s Air Rescue 6 hoisted a medic down to Joshua to assess his condition.  Joshua was then hoisted out of the area and transported to Loma Linda Medical Center for a precautionary exam as he was cold and only wearing his shorts when he was...

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CERT Class Beginning July 18

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