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
03.06 - Missing 60yo female (called off by PD)
03.06 - Missing 80yo female (located before deployment)
03.05 - Missing 85yo female (located by SF PD)
03.05 - Missing 13yo male (located in SCV by LASO)
02.26 - Missing 66yo male (located on city bus)
02.25 - Missing 77yo male (returned home)
02.25 - Missing 74yo male (called off by PD)
02.21 - Missing 64yo female (LOCATED BY CEMP)
02.16 - Missing 60yo male (called off by PD)
02.15 - Missing 22yo female (located in Harbor Div)
02.01 - Missing 84yo female (called by PD, later located)
01.13 - Lighting (fatality traffic accident)
01.12 - Stand-by Medical for Boney Mountain Trail Race
01.10 - Missing 87yo male (located by family)
01.01 - Missing 72yo female (located by PD)
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!