Posts Tagged ‘dementia’

2014-04 Callout Salisbury

27 February 2014  |  Latest callouts  |  , , ,

Thursday 27th February 2014. Called at 11:30 hours to assist Wiltshire Police with the search for an elderly female with dementia in the Salisbury area. WILSAR, the Wiltshire Air support unit, Police officers and Hampshire Search and Rescue (HANTSAR) attended. Female returned home safe and well as teams were beginning to search the immediate area. Team stood down at 13:30.

2013-36 Callout Salisbury

24 October 2013  |  Latest callouts  |  , ,

Thursday 24th October 2013.

Called at 23:50 hours to assist Wiltshire Police with search for an 89 year old male with dementia in the Salisbury area. 11 members of WILSAR attended. Search suspended at 04:00 hours whilst Wiltshire Police made further enquiries. 44 hours of combined search completed.

2013-32 Callout Royal Wootton Bassett

8 September 2013  |  Latest callouts  |  , ,

Tuesday 8th September 2013.

Called at 15:20 hours to assist Wiltshire Police with the search for a 73 year old male with dementia in the Royal Wootton Bassett area. 16 members of WILSAR attended along with many police officers. Male located shortly afterwards in the Cherhill area, near Calne, and taken to hospital. Team stood down at 17:20 hours with 32 hours of combined search completed.

2013-12 Callout Salisbury

11 April 2013  |  Latest callouts  |  , , , ,

Thursday 11th April 2013.

Called at 1125 hours to assist Wiltshire Police with the search for a missing 68 year old female with early dementia in the Salisbury area. Due to an on-going search in the Swindon area, WILSAR contacted Hampshire Search and Rescue (HANTSAR) to run the search alongside Wiltshire Police. Dorset Search and Rescue (DORSAR) then took over later in the evening. Search suspended after completion of the search area.