We're an all-volunteer suburban search & rescue team serving the Los Angeles area.
C.E.M.P. responds to a variety of emergencies for government agencies, including the LAPD.
Our focus is the San Fernando Valley, but we also cover other areas under mutual aid.
WHAT WE'VE BEEN UP TO
10.14 - Missing 12yo male (located by family)
10.07 - Lighting callout (fatality TC)
09.25 - Missing 8yo female (located prior to arrival)
09.17-8 - Medical support for Malibu Triathlon
09.07 - Lighting callout (homicide)
08.29 - Lighting callout (homicide)
08.27 - Medical support for Bull Dog Run
08.21 - Lighting callout (homicide)
08.17 - Lighting callout (homicide)
08.05 - Missing 80yo male (located by CEMP)
07.16-17 - Assisted Park Rangers with safety concerns in Griffith Park
07.15 - Lighting callout (fatality TC)
07.11 - Missing 62yo male (called pending leads)
07.05 - Missing 17yo male (located by citizen)
07.04 - Assisted LAPD with SOH Fireworks
06.26 - Missing 90yo male (located by PD)
06.18 - American Heroes Airshow
06.15 - Missing 70yo male (located by family)
06.05 - Missing 22yo female (called off by PD)
05.05 - Medical Support for Valley Crest Run
05.05 - Missing 33yo female (called off by PD)
06.04 - Medical Support for Hollywood Sign Run
06.02 - Support for GHHS Graduation
05.30 - Lighting Callout (fatality TC)
05.27 - St. Eudes Carnival
05.21 - Devonshire Open House
05.21 - Medical Support for Malibu Creek Race
05.07 - West Valley Div Open House
05.05 - Lighting Callout (fatality TC)
05.02 - Missing 11yo female (located by PD)
04.30 - Lighting Callout (fatality TC)
04.06 - Lighting Callout (OIS)
For a complete Callout Log, please visit our News Page.
HOW TO ACTIVATE OUR TEAM
If you are a division of the LAPD, simply contact RACR and they will deploy us. If you are an area agency other than LAPD, we ask that you deploy us by use of our 24/7 paging system. If you are unfamiliar with this system, please contact us at (866) 448-3212 and we will issue this to you.
JOIN OUR TEAM
You will also be required to undergo a background check (including fingerprint scan), six month applicant period, three month probationary period and be able to commit to an average of 10-40 hours per month in volunteer service.
To learn more about our requirements and expectations, visit our Recruitment Page.
DONATE TO OUR TEAM (WE'RE ALL VOLUNTEERS!)
OUR 50 YEAR HISTORY
Visit the History Page!